Short Interest Update on QTS Realty Trust (QTS)

QTS Realty Trust (QTS) has 1,996,217 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 2,121,513 shares. The stock has a decent trading volume of 435,623 shares daily. The marginal decrease in the short positions is by -5.9%, which amounts to -125,296 shares. Short positions are 4.2% of the available float. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS): The stock opened at $53.73 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $54.07 for the day. The stock traded down to $53.16 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $53.59 with a loss of -0.65% for the day. The stock had closed at $53.94 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 277,827 shares.


In a related news, The director, of Qts Realty Trust, Inc., Barter John W had unloaded 28,568 shares at $54.3 per share in a transaction on June 13, 2016. The total value of transaction was $1,551,242. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (QTS) is an owner, developer and operator of carrier-neutral and multi-tenant data centers. The Companys data centers are facilities that house the network and computer equipment of multiple customers and provide access to a range of communications carriers. The Company has an integrated platform through which it owns and operates its data centers and provides a range of IT infrastructure solutions. Its spectrum of core data center products referred to as 3Cs, which consists of Custom Data Center, Colocation and Cloud and Managed Services. The Company operates a portfolio of over 12 data centers across approximately eight states. The Companys data centers facilities used by its customers to house, power and cool the networking equipment and computer systems that support their business processes. QTSs customers include financial institutions, healthcare companies, Government agencies, communications service providers, software companies and Internet companies.

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