The short interest in FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) has declined from 2,408,595 on May 31,2016 to 1,618,306 on June 15,2016. The change was measured at 790,289 shares or 32.8%. The leftover shorts were 4% of the floated shares. The days to cover are 3, given the average daily volume of 596,794 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC): The stock opened at $105.20 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $105.99 for the day. The stock traded down to $105.20 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $105.71 with a loss of -0.27% for the day. The stock had closed at $106.00 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 5,201,827 shares.
The company shares have rallied 26.99% from its 1 Year high price. On May 27, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $108.35 and the one year low was seen on Oct 28, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $98.93 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $85.27.
FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) has tumbled 0.38% during the past week and has dropped 2.24% in the last 4 week period. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.28% and the outperformance has advanced to 0.72% for the last 4 weeks period.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments and related services for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. The Company operates in two segments: Industry Group and Science Group. The Industry Group consists of customers in semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing and related industries, such as manufacturers of data storage equipment and other technologies, as well as customers in the natural resources industries, including mining and oil and gas. The Science Group includes universities, public and private research laboratories and customers in a range of industries, including metals, automobiles, aerospace and forensics. The tools are used in a laboratory. Its products include transmission electron microscopes; scanning electron microscopes (SEM); DualBeamTM systems which combine a SEM and a focused ion beam system (FIB) on a single platform; stand-alone FIBs; optical microscopes, three-dimensional modelling software and service and components.