Keysight Technologies (KEYS) has 902,111 shares of shorts outstanding as on August 15, 2016, with 2 days left to cover or roll them over. On Jul 29, 2016, the open interest of short positions was 956,294 shares. The stock has a decent trading volume of 390,755 shares daily. The marginal decrease in the short positions is by -5.7%, which amounts to -54,183 shares. Short positions are 0.5% of the available float. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.
Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS): The stock opened at $30.21 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $30.36 for the day. The stock traded down to $29.65 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $29.77 with a loss of -1.72% for the day. The stock had closed at $30.29 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 569,302 shares.
In a related news, Gasparian Michael, officer (SVP) of Keysight Technologies, Inc., unloaded 4,382 shares at an average price of $31 on June 2, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $135,842, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Keysight Technologies, Inc provides electronic measurement solutions to the communications and electronics industries. The Company provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software, software design tools and related services that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronics equipment. The Company also offers customization, consulting and optimization services throughout the customers product lifecycle. The Companys measurement solutions business provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software and software design tools that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronics equipment. It provides start-up assistance, consulting, optimization and application support throughout the customers product lifecycle.