Shares of the company are trading at $43.95 significantly below $52.89, the 50 day moving average and which is significantly lower than the 200 day moving average of $56.74. The 50 day moving average was down $-8.94 or -16.90% whereas the 200 day moving average was down $-12.79 or -22.55%. Trading volume for CIRCOR International, Inc. was 210K in the last trading session. Shares saw a steep increase in trading volume of 115.87% over the normal average daily volume.
Investors are more bullish on CIRCOR International, Inc. recently if you put credence in the fall in short interest. The company recorded a fall in short interest between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017 of -0.54%. Short interest fell 6,783 over that timeframe. With short interest at 1,256,167 and short average daily volume at 62,946, the short-interest ratio is 20.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.08% as of October 13.
Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (CIR). As of the end of the quarter Cutler Group LP had sold 100 shares trimming its position 25.0%. The value of the total investment in CIRCOR International, Inc. went from $1,000 to $0 decreasing 100.0% for the reporting period. Bank Of Montreal /can/ trimmed its stake by shedding 245 shares a decrease of 60.3% in the quarter. Bank Of Montreal /can/ controls 161 shares with a value of $9,000. The value of the position overall is down by 62.5%.
Aperio Group, LLC added to its position by buying 793 shares an increase of 11.5%. Aperio Group, LLC now holds 7,684 shares valued at $418,000. The total value of its holdings increased 2.2%. As of quarter end Simplex Trading, LLC had disposed of a total of 800 shares trimming its stake by 98.2%. The value of the investment in CIR decreased from $48,000 to $0 a change of $48,000 quarter to quarter.
On August 1, 2017 the stock rating was rated “Buy” by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey which is up from the previous “Reduce” rating.
The company is unchanged by % percent from yesterday’s close. CIRCOR International, Inc. also announced a dividend for shareholders paid on Wednesday the 30th of August 2017. The dividend payment was $0.038 per share for the quarter which is $0.15 annualized. This dividend represents a yield of $0.30. The ex-dividend date was Monday the 14th of August 2017.
CIRCOR International, Inc. currently has a P/E ratio of 45.12 and the market cap is 725.13M. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $0.97 and is estimated to be $1.64 for the current year with 16,499,000 shares outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is expected be $0.47 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $2.27.
CIRCOR International, Inc. (CIRCOR), launched on July 1, 1999, designs, manufactures and markets engineered products and sub-systems for markets, including oil and gas, aerospace, power and process, and industrial solutions. The Company operates through two segments: CIRCOR Energy (Energy segment (Energy)) and CIRCOR Advanced Flow Solutions (Advanced Flow Solutions segment (AFS)). The Company sells its products through approximately 800 distributors or representatives, as well as directly to end user customers. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 19 manufacturing facilities that are located in North America, Western Europe, Morocco and India..