Hawaiian Holdings (HA) : The bears are holding on to their shorts in Accenture Plc with 5 more days remaining for them to cover their positions. The bearish positions have increased from 2,671,335 on Jul 29, 2016, to 2,714,904, on August 15, 2016. Daily, 510,166 shares are traded, which shows the high interest of the traders in the stock. The net addition of short open interest is 43,569 shares, which is an increase of just 1.6%. The total short interest of 5.3% of the float indicates that there arent many bears on this stock at the current prices. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.
Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $45.41 and $45.27 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $46.00. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $45.70, notching a gain of 0.75% for the day. The total traded volume was 392,883 . The stock had closed at $45.36 on the previous day.
In a related news, The director officer (President and CEO), of Hawaiian Holdings Inc, Dunkerley Mark B had unloaded 5,000 shares at $45 per share in a transaction on August 15, 2016. The total value of transaction was $225,000. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. Through its subsidiary Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., the Company is engaged in the scheduled air transportation of passengers and cargo. The Company offers transportation amongst the Hawaiian Islands (the Neighbor Island routes); between the Hawaiian Islands and certain cities in the United States (the North America routes), and between the Hawaiian Islands and the South Pacific, Australia, New Zealand and Asia (the international routes). In addition, it operates various charter flights and offers non-stop services to Hawaii from 11 United States gateway cities. It also provides approximately 166 daily flights between the Hawaiian Islands. The Companys fleet has approximately 18 Boeing 717-200 aircraft for the Neighbor Island routes and 10 Boeing 767-300 aircraft and 19 Airbus A330-200 aircraft for the North America, international and charter routes. It owns three ATR42 turboprop aircraft for the Ohana by Hawaiian Neighbor Island service.