CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF), A rise of 2,722,443 shares or 10.8% was seen in the short interest of CF Industries Holdings. Even as the interest increased from 25,101,286 shares on May 31,2016 to 27,823,729 shares on June 15,2016, the days to cover came in at 6. The updated interest stood at 12% of the stocks floats. The stock has seen an average daily volume of 4,903,075 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF): The stock opened at $26.54 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $26.62 for the day. The stock traded down to $24.76 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $25.43 with a loss of -8.00% for the day. The stock had closed at $27.64 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 11,112,214 shares.
The company shares have dropped -59.35% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 17, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $70.32 and the one year low was seen on Jun 24, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $28.70 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $32.66.
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) has tumbled 10.3% during the past week and has dropped 8.19% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 8.81%. CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) has underperformed the index by 5.42% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. is the manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products. The Companys nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea and urea ammonium nitrate solution (UAN). The Companys other nitrogen products include ammonium nitrate (AN), diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), urea liquor and aqua ammonia. The Companys customers include cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors and industrial users. It operates seven nitrogen fertilizer production facilities in North America. The Company owns four production facilities in the Central United States, one in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada and one in Courtright, Ontario, Canada. It also has a 75.3% interest in Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNCLP) and its subsidiary, TNLP, which owns a nitrogen fertilizer facility in Verdigris, Oklahoma.