MonotaRO Co., Ltd. (OTCMKTS:MONOY) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

MonotaRO Co., Ltd. (OTCMKTS:MONOYGet Rating) saw a large decline in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,300 shares, a decline of 57.6% from the March 31st total of 24,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 54,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.2 days.

MonotaRO stock traded down $0.08 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $17.10. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 11,073 shares, compared to its average volume of 55,009. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a current ratio of 2.40 and a quick ratio of 1.75. The stock has a market cap of $8.57 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 53.44 and a beta of 0.21. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $20.24 and a 200-day moving average price of $19.57. MonotaRO has a 12 month low of $15.06 and a 12 month high of $26.76.

MonotaRO (OTCMKTS:MONOYGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 3rd. The company reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $451.38 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $463.38 million. MonotaRO had a net margin of 9.24% and a return on equity of 31.87%. On average, equities research analysts expect that MonotaRO will post 0.32 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of MonotaRO from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 3rd.

MonotaRO Company Profile (Get Rating)

MonotaRO Co, Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates an online MRO products store in Japan and internationally. It offers products in various categories, such as safety protection equipment, work clothes, and safety shoes; logistics, storage, and packing supplies; tapes; safety supplies/safety signs; office supplies; office furniture/lighting/cleaning supplies; cutting tools/abrasives; measurement/surveying supplies; work/electric/pneumatic tools; spray/oil/grease/paint/adhesion/repair/welding supplies; and agricultural materials/gardening supplies.

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