Short Interest in Vinci Sa (OTCMKTS:VCISY) Grows By 272.7%

Vinci Sa (OTCMKTS:VCISY) saw a large growth in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,200 shares, a growth of 272.7% from the December 15th total of 2,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 248,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.0 days.

Shares of OTCMKTS VCISY opened at $28.22 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $25.59 and its 200-day moving average price is $26.20. Vinci has a 52-week low of $22.64 and a 52-week high of $29.18. The company has a current ratio of 0.96, a quick ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, November 18th were given a dividend of $0.1237 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, November 17th. This represents a yield of 2.19%.

A number of research firms have commented on VCISY. Barclays upgraded Vinci from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research report on Thursday. Morgan Stanley restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Vinci in a research note on Thursday, October 28th. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vinci in a research note on Monday, October 25th. Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Vinci in a research note on Monday, October 25th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Vinci in a research report on Thursday, December 2nd. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, According to data from MarketBeat, Vinci currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.62.

About Vinci

VINCI SA engages in the design, building, finance and management of facilities for transport systems, public and private buildings and urban development and water, energy and communication networks. The firm operates through the following business segments: Concessions and Contracting. The Concessions segment develops and operates motorway, transport infrastructures, and public facility concessions.

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