Trading volume for Winmark Corp was 11K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Overall, volume was up 86.95% over the stocks normal daily volume.
Traders are feeling more bearish of late as evidenced by the increase in short interest. The company experienced a rise in short interest of 1.25% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short shares increased from 54,376 to 55,057 over that period. The short-interest ratio increased to 11.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.01% as of October 13.
These firms have modified their investment in WINA. D. E. Shaw & CO., Inc. reduced its holdings by selling 891 shares a decrease of 28.9%. D. E. Shaw & CO., Inc. now controls 2,189 shares valued at $288,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 27.5%. As of quarter end Stanley-laman Group, Ltd. had bought 400 shares growing its position 9.5%. The value of the company’s investment in Winmark Corp increased from $542,000 to $606,000 increasing 11.8% quarter to quarter.
As of the end of the quarter State Street Corp had acquired a total of 580 shares growing its holdings by 1.3%. The value of the investment in (WINA) went from $5,795,000 to $5,992,000 a change of $197,000 for the reporting period. Nine Ten Capital Management LLC cut its investment by shedding 4,864 shares a decrease of 1.3% in the quarter. Nine Ten Capital Management LLC claims 358,137 shares with a value of $47,185,000. The value of the position overall is up by 0.8%.
The company is up by 0.80% since yesterday’s close of 132. The company’s P/E ratio is 25.37 and the market value is 508.45M. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $5.24 with 3.82M shares now outstanding.
Winmark Corporation, launched on July 20, 1988, is a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell and trade gently used merchandise. The Company operates through two business segments: franchising and leasing. The franchising segment franchises value-oriented retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade and consign merchandise. The leasing segment includes Winmark Capital Corporation, its middle-market equipment leasing business and Wirth Business Credit, Inc., its small-ticket financing business..