Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (OTCMKTS:HKXCY) Short Interest Update

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (OTCMKTS:HKXCYGet Rating) saw a significant increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 54,500 shares, an increase of 112.1% from the April 15th total of 25,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 207,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days.

Separately, Citigroup cut Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, January 28th.

HKXCY stock traded up $1.15 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $42.21. 80,415 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 74,535. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has a twelve month low of $39.86 and a twelve month high of $69.73. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $44.28 and a 200-day simple moving average of $52.78.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 7th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 9th were issued a dividend of $0.4853 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, March 8th.

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Company Profile (Get Rating)

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates stock exchanges and futures exchanges, and related clearing houses in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and the United Kingdom. It operates through five segments: Cash, Equity and Financial Derivatives, Commodities, Post Trade, and Technology.

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