CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) has witnessed a rise of 0.4% or 15,930 shares in its short figure. The short interest augmentation took it from 3,676,106 on May 31,2016 to 3,692,036 on June 15,2016. In terms of floated shares, the short interest was calculated to be 1.1%. The days to cover are 3 given that the daily volume averaged 1,110,480 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
CME Group (NASDAQ:CME): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $95.00 and $94.61 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $97.85. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $96.92, notching a gain of 0.79% for the day. The total traded volume was 5,442,325 . The stock had closed at $96.16 on the previous day.
The company shares have rallied 4.99% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 21, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $100.87 and the one year low was seen on Jan 21, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $95.67 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $92.79.
Stocks of CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) rallied by 3.01% during the past week but lost 1.71% on a 4-week basis. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 4.72% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.26% for the last 4 weeks period.
CME Group Inc.is the holding company for Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., CBOT, New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc. (NYMEX), Commodity Exchange, Inc. (COMEX) and their respective subsidiaries, as well as CME Clearing Europe Limited (CMECE) and CME Europe Limited (CME Europe). The Company also clear futures, options on futures and swaps contracts through its two clearing organizations: CME Clearing, which is a division of CME, and CMECE. The Company offers its customers the opportunity to trade futures contracts and options on futures contracts on a range of products, including those -based on interest rates, equities, foreign exchange, agricultural commodities, energy and metals. It also clear swaps contracts on a range of products, including those -based on interest rates, credit default, foreign exchange, agricultural commodities, energy and metals. Its exchange consists of designated contract markets for the trading of futures and options on futures contracts.