International Game Technology (IGT) : The bears are holding on to their shorts in Accenture Plc with 1 more days remaining for them to cover their positions. The bearish positions have increased from 1,471,722 on Jul 29, 2016, to 1,610,450, on August 15, 2016. Daily, 1,253,217 shares are traded, which shows the high interest of the traders in the stock. The net addition of short open interest is 138,728 shares, which is an increase of just 9.4%. The total short interest of 1.7% 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.
International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT): The stock opened at $22.94 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $23.06 for the day. The stock traded down to $22.74 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $22.95 with a loss of -0.22% for the day. The stock had closed at $23.00 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,468,483 shares.