Investors are more bullish on the company if you take a look at the decrease in short interest. The stock experienced a fall in short interest of -52.37% as of October 13, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares fell 695 over that period. The short-interest ratio decreased to 0.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.00% as of October 13.
These funds have shifted positions in (EEI). As of quarter end North Star Investment Management Corp. had bought a total of 26 shares growing its position 0.0%. The value of the investment in (EEI) went from $3,628,000 to $3,397,000 a change of $231,000 quarter over quarter. Wedbush Securities Inc divested its position by shedding 1,531 shares a decrease of 1.2%. Wedbush Securities Inc now controls 130,676 shares worth $1,535,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 7.5%.
As of the end of the quarter Lsv Asset Management had disposed of 10,868 shares trimming its stake by 38.7%. The value of the total investment in Ecology Environment decreased from $355,000 to $205,000 a change of 42.3% quarter to quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp reduced its holdings by selling 395 shares a decrease of 0.3% as of 09/30/2017. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp currently owns 135,333 shares valued at $1,610,000. The value of the position overall is down by 6.2%.
The company is down by 5.22% since yesterday’s close of 11.5. The most current P/E ratio is 34.63 and market cap is 46.81M. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $0.31 with 3.00M shares now outstanding.
Ecology and Environment, Inc., an environmental consulting firm, provides professional services to government and private customers worldwide. It offers support services for response and site assessment activities related to the release and threat of release of oil, petroleum products, hazardous substances, and weapons of destruction or pollutants or contaminants. The company also undertakes task order contracts comprising oversight of pollution remediation and hazardous waste remediation activities, as well as prepares environmental impact documents for federal land management agencies. In addition, it provides services to various phases of energy development by conducting critical feature/fatal flaw analyses, social and health impact assessments, feasibility and siting studies, permitting, construction inspection, and compliance monitoring. Further, the company conceives and designs environmental restoration projects that restore affected habitat through the integration of biological and engineering solutions; and offers sustainability, resiliency, and climate adaptation services, as well as environmental planning and assessment, and military master planning and land use compatibility study services. Additionally, it offers logistical support, emergency response/management services, and comprehensive planning to businesses and state, county, and municipal governments in various phases of incident management, including preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery. The company conducts hazardous waste site evaluations providing site investigation, engineering design, and operation and maintenance for industrial and governmental clients. It is also involved in the management and financial planning; institutional strengthening and standards development; water supply and development; wastewater treatment; and solid waste project construction supervision assignments. Ecology and Environment, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Lancaster, New York..