Short Interest Update on Dean Foods Company (DF)

Dean Foods Company (DF) : The short interest in Dean Foods Company (DF) has changed with an increase of 1,816,613 shares and the open interest is 6.5%. From 27,749,164 short positions on Jul 29, 2016, the shorts increased to 29,565,777 shares by August 15, 2016. There are 12 more days left for the expiry and the daily trading volume of the stock is 2,404,460 shares. The total interest of shorts is 32.7% of the shares available to the public. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF): The stock opened at $17.31 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $17.31 for the day. The stock traded down to $16.92 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $17.01 with a loss of -1.68% for the day. The stock had closed at $17.30 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,201,191 shares.


In a related news,The director of Dean Foods Co, Mailloux J Wayne sold 3,924 shares at $19.66 on July 11, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $77,146. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Dean Foods Company is a food and beverage company. The Company processes and distributes fluid milk and other dairy case products in the United States. It manufactures, markets and distributes a variety of branded and private label dairy case products, including fluid milk, ice cream, cultured dairy products, creamers, juice, tea, ice cream mix and other dairy products to retailers, distributors, foodservice outlets, educational institutions and Governmental entities across the United States. The Company delivers its products to customer locations in refrigerated trucks or trailers that it owns or leases. Its products are sold on a local or regional basis through local and regional sales forces. The Company operates approximately 68 manufacturing facilities in 32 states located based on customer needs and other market factors, with distribution capabilities across 50 states. Its portfolio of brands include TruMoo, Alta Dena, Berkeley Farms, Country Fresh and Deans, among others.

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