(NASDAQ:IMOS) shares saw light trading volume with 32K shares changing hands by the end of trading on Tuesday. Volume was down 80.11% under the stocks average daily volume. Investors are a little more bearish on the company recently if you put credence in the uptick in short interest. The company experienced a rise in short interest from September 29, 2017 to October 13, 2017 of 19.10%. Short interest grew 23,972 over that period.
These funds have shifted positions in (IMOS). Citadel Advisors LLC trimmed its position by selling 76,611 shares a decrease of 73.0% as of 03/31/2016. Citadel Advisors LLC owns 28,383 shares with a value of $493,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 76.3%. As of the end of the quarter State Street Corp had acquired a total of 5,706 shares growing its holdings by 19.1%. The value of the investment in IMOS went from $593,000 to $705,000 a change of 18.9% quarter to quarter.
As of quarter end Acadian Asset Management LLC had sold 33,480 shares trimming its position 78.8%. The value of the investment in ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. – Ame decreased from $841,000 to $174,000 decreasing 79.3% since the last quarter. Simplex Trading, LLC bolstered its stake by buying 1,992 shares an increase of 154.4%. Simplex Trading, LLC claims 3,282 shares worth $63,000. The value of the position overall is up by 152.0%.
The company is so far trading up since yesterday’s close of $20.00.
ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. researches, develops, manufactures, and sells high integration and high precision IC products. The company provides a range of back-end testing and assembly services for semiconductor memory and mixed-signal products; and technical and assembly services for liquid crystal display driver IC products. It also offers various technologies, including lead frames and organic substrate carriers for the use in personal computers, networks/communications, office automation, and consumer electronics. In addition, the company engages in wafer bumping services; and manufacturing of memory modules. It serves semiconductor design houses, integrating device manufacturers, and semiconductor fabs in Taiwan, Singapore, the United States, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, and other countries. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Hsinchu, Taiwan..