HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) encountered a rise of 3.8% or 184,771 shares in the short positions. The number escalated from 4,837,142 on May 31,2016 to 5,021,913 on June 15,2016. The final interest is 3.1% of the floated stock. The days to cover figure of 6 can be arrived using the average daily exchange of 784,072 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
HRG Group (NYSE:HRG): The stock opened at $13.67 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $13.78 for the day. The stock traded down to $13.31 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $13.36 with a loss of -5.18% for the day. The stock had closed at $14.09 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 6,723,538 shares.
The company shares have rallied 3.25% from its 1 Year high price. On Aug 5, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $14.73 and the one year low was seen on Feb 12, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $13.70 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $12.97.
HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) has tumbled 0.52% during the past week and has dropped 3.19% in the last 4 week period. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.13% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.26% in the last 4 weeks.
HRG Group, Inc., formerly Harbinger Group Inc., is a holding company. The Companys operations are conducted through Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL), that offers life insurance and annuity products; Front Street Re (Delaware) Ltd. (Front Street), which offers reinsurance; Salus Capital Partners, LLC (Salus), Five Island Asset Management, LLC (FIAM), which holds interests in FIAM Capital Management, LLC (Five Island), Energy & Infrastructure Capital (EIC) and CorAmerica Capital, LLC (CorAmerica) offer financing and asset management, Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (Spectrum Brands), which provides consumer products, such as batteries, small appliances, pet supplies, home and garden control products, personal care products and hardware and home improvement products. It also holds oil and natural gas properties through Compass Production GP, LLC and Compass Production Partners, LP. The Company operates through four segments: Consumer Products, Insurance, Energy and Asset Management.