H. B. Fuller Company (FUL) has 875,146 shares of shorts outstanding as on August 15, 2016, with 5 days left to cover or roll them over. On Jul 29, 2016, the open interest of short positions was 915,704 shares. The stock has a decent trading volume of 160,775 shares daily. The marginal decrease in the short positions is by -4.4%, which amounts to -40,558 shares. Short positions are 1.8% of the available float. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.
H. B. Fuller Company (NYSE:FUL): The stock opened at $47.31 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $47.31 for the day. The stock traded down to $47.13 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $47.24 with a loss of -0.34% for the day. The stock had closed at $47.40 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 115,602 shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Keenan Timothy J, officer (VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.) of Fuller H B Co, had unloaded 8,037 shares at an average price of $46.03 in a transaction dated on August 3, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $369,943.
H.B. Fuller Company is formulator, manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products. The Companys core product offering is Industrial adhesives which are used in manufacturing common consumer and industrial goods, including food and beverage containers, disposable diapers, windows, doors, flooring, appliances, sportswear, footwear, multi-wall bags, water filtration products, insulation, textiles and electronics. The Company has a range of product offerings for residential construction markets, such as tile-setting adhesives, grout, sealants and related products. The Company operates in four segments: Americas Adhesives, EIMEA (Europe, India, Middle East and Africa), Asia Pacific and Construction Products. It has sales operations in over 40 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Asia Pacific region, India, the Middle East and Africa.