Short Interest in Supreme Industries, Inc. (STS) Grows By 30.3%

Supreme Industries, Inc. (NYSE:STS) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 732,962 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the September 15th total of 562,614 shares. Approximately 5.4% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 513,488 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days.

In other Supreme Industries news, VP Michael L. Oium sold 9,058 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.64, for a total value of $150,725.12. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 49,727 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $827,457.28. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, insider William J. Barrett sold 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $19.13, for a total value of $191,300.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 503,452 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,631,036.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Shares of Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) opened at 17.97 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $18.18 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.46. The stock has a market cap of $305.87 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.47. Supreme Industries has a 12 month low of $5.40 and a 12 month high of $19.83.

Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.16. The firm had revenue of $92.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $89.12 million. Equities analysts expect that Supreme Industries will post $1.18 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Supreme Industries Company Profile

Supreme Industries, Inc (Supreme) is a manufacturer of specialized vehicles, including truck bodies, trolleys and specialty vehicles. The Company operates through two segments, which include specialized commercial vehicles and fiberglass products. The Company manufactures specialized commercial vehicles that are attached to a truck chassis.

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