(NASDAQ:QAT) shares saw light trading volume with 3,827 shares changing hands on Tuesday. Trading volume was down 89.65% under the stocks average daily volume. Short traders are feeling a little more bearish lately at least if you consider the increase in short interest. The stock experienced a rise in short interest of 3.26% as of October 13, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares increased from 31,854 to 32,891 over that timeframe.
These funds have shifted positions in (QAT). Tower Research Capital LLC (trc) augmented its ownership by buying 156 shares an increase of 52.0% as of 06/30/2017. Tower Research Capital LLC (trc) now holds 456 shares with a value of $7,000. The total value of its holdings increased 16.7%. Old Mission Capital LLC trimmed its position by shedding 19,980 shares a decrease of 52.1%. Old Mission Capital LLC currently owns 18,378 shares worth $301,000. The value of the position overall is down by 59.8%.
As of quarter end Daiwa Securities Group Inc. had disposed of a total of 2,500 shares trimming its position 10.6%. The value of the total investment in iShares MSCI Qatar Capped ETF decreased from $461,000 to $345,000 a change of $116,000 for the reporting period. Ubs Group Ag bolstered its holdings by buying 932 shares an increase of 1,983.0% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Ubs Group Ag now controls 979 shares valued at $16,000. The value of the position overall is up by 1,500.0%.
The company is up by 0.53% since yesterday’s close of $15.13. The stock is trading at $15.13 a bit lower than the 50 day moving average of $15.48 and much lower than the 200 day moving average of $17.07. The 50 day moving average was down $-0.35 or -2.28% and the 200 day average went down by -11.39%.