Unicharm Co. (OTCMKTS:UNICY) Short Interest Down 92.8% in May

Unicharm Co. (OTCMKTS:UNICYGet Rating) saw a large decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 18,800 shares, a decrease of 92.8% from the April 30th total of 260,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,013,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.0 days.

A number of brokerages recently commented on UNICY. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Unicharm from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 8th. The Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of Unicharm from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 31st.

Shares of OTCMKTS:UNICY traded up $0.04 on Friday, reaching $6.92. 170,477 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 323,737. The company has a fifty day moving average of $6.94 and a 200-day moving average of $7.67. Unicharm has a twelve month low of $6.23 and a twelve month high of $9.61. The company has a market capitalization of $21.49 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.11 and a beta of 0.14.

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Unicharm Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of baby and childcare, feminine care, health care, cosmetic, household, and pet care products in Japan and internationally. Its baby and child care products, including disposable diapers, swimming and training pants, night time pants, nursing pads, wet tissues, and baby wipes under the Moony and MamyPoko brands; and feminine care products comprise napkins, tampons, pantiliners, underwear for periods, and other feminine care products under the Sofy, Center-In, and Unicharm brands.

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