579 shares changed hands on Tuesday. Volume was down 91.40% under the stocks average daily volume.
Investors are more bullish on the company at least if you consider the motion in short interest. The stock realized a fall in short interest between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017 of -23.09%. Short interest decreased from 7,794 to 5,994 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio decreased to 1.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.00% as of October 13.
Perma-Fix Environmental Service (NASDAQ:PESI) has been the object of insider buying activity recently. EVP Mark Duff purchased 3,000 shares at a price of $3.43 on Tue the 15th. That brings the EVP’s holdings to $20,580 as reported to the SEC.
Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (PESI). Blackrock Inc. trimmed its ownership by selling 337,777 shares a decrease of 99.4% in the quarter. Blackrock Inc. currently owns 1,976 shares with a value of $7,000. The value of the position overall is down by 99.3%. Cwa Asset Management Group, LLC added to its position by buying 1,500 shares an increase of 6.2%. Cwa Asset Management Group, LLC now holds 25,850 shares valued at $94,000. The total value of its holdings increased 22.1%.
Heartland Advisors Inc cut its stake by selling 259,999 shares a decrease of 15.6% as of 09/30/2017. Heartland Advisors Inc claims 1,409,440 shares worth $5,356,000. The value of the position overall is down by 12.1%. As of the end of the quarter Clear Harbor Asset Management, LLC had disposed of a total of 160 shares trimming its position 0.6%. The value of the investment in (PESI) went from $89,000 to $97,000 a change of $8,000 for the reporting period.
The company is up by 0.13% percent from yesterday’s close. Shares of the company are trading at $3.76 which is marginally under the 50 day moving average of $3.80 and a tad higher than the 200 day moving average of $3.62. The 50 day moving average moved down $-0.05 whereas the 200 day moving average was up $0.14 or +3.837%.
Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc., launched on December 19, 1990, is an environmental and environmental technology know-how company. The Company operates in three segments: The Treatment Segment (Treatment), the Services Segment (Services) and the Medical Segment (Medical). Its Treatment and Services Segments provide services to research institutions, commercial companies, public utilities, and governmental agencies across the nation, including the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the United States Department of Defense (DOD). The distribution channels for its services are through direct sales to customers or through intermediaries..