Harte-Hanks shares had a trading volume of 26K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 76.30% under the normal average daily volume.
Traders are a little more bearish on shares of the company recently if you look at the uptick in short interest. The company saw a rise in short interest of 7.75% as of October 31, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short interest grew from 181,796 to 195,882 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio increased to 3.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.00% as of October 31.
The following firms have recently changed their position in HHS. Eidelman Virant Capital downsized its position by shedding 101,500 shares a decrease of 4.2% as of 09/30/2017. Eidelman Virant Capital currently owns 2,300,100 shares worth $2,461,000. The value of the position overall is down by 0.5%. As of the end of the quarter First Manhattan Co had disposed of a total of 2,850 shares trimming its position 90.8%. The value of the investment in Harte-Hanks went from $3,000 to $0 a change of 100.0% since the last quarter.
As of quarter end Foundry Partners, LLC had bought 39,750 shares growing its holdings by 7.6%. The value of the total investment in Harte-Hanks increased from $536,000 to $599,000 increasing 11.8% quarter over quarter. As of the end of the quarter Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp had sold a total of 175,076 shares trimming its stake by 4.6%. The value of the company’s investment in Harte-Hanks went from $3,918,000 to $3,883,000 a change of $35,000 for the reporting period.
August 18 investment analysts at Noble Financial kept a “Hold” rating on the company.
The company is trading down by 1.01% since yesterday’s close of 0.99. The P/E ratio is N/A and market cap is 61.29M. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $-1.39 with 62.54M shares outstanding.
Harte Hanks, Inc. (Harte Hanks), launched on October 1, 1970, is a multi-channel marketing company. The Business’s Customer Interaction business offers a range of marketing services, in media from direct mail to e-mail, including agency and digital services; database marketing solutions and business-to-business lead generation; direct mail, and contact centers. Its agency services are customer engagement agencies specializing in direct and digital communications for both consumer and business-to-business markets. The Business’s digital solutions integrate online services within the marketing mix and include search engine management, display, digital analytics, Website development and design, digital strategy, social media, e-mail, e-commerce and interactive relationship management and a range of other services that support its core businesses..