Supreme Industries, Inc. (NYSE:STS) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 629,594 shares, a decline of 4.7% from the October 14th total of 660,768 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 615,394 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.0 days. Approximately 4.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.

In other Supreme Industries news, VP Michael L. Oium sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.74, for a total transaction of $83,700.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 35,669 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $597,099.06. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Chairman Herbert M. Gardner sold 4,020 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.88, for a total value of $63,837.60. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 350,208 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,561,303.04. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) opened at 13.45 on Friday. Supreme Industries has a 12 month low of $5.40 and a 12 month high of $19.83. The firm has a market cap of $229.85 million and a P/E ratio of 11.02. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $15.69 and its 200-day moving average price is $14.88.

Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 20th. The company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $74.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70 million. Supreme Industries’s revenue was up 15.4% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts expect that Supreme Industries will post $1.21 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Supreme Industries Company Profile

Supreme Industries, Inc (Supreme) is a manufacturer of specialized vehicles, including truck bodies, trolleys and specialty vehicles. The Company operates through two segments, which include specialized commercial vehicles and fiberglass products. The Company manufactures specialized commercial vehicles that are attached to a truck chassis.

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