Woolworths Holdings Limited (OTCMKTS:WLWHY) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Woolworths Holdings Limited (OTCMKTS:WLWHYGet Rating) saw a large increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,900 shares, an increase of 61.1% from the April 30th total of 1,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.8 days.

Shares of WLWHY opened at $3.40 on Friday. The business’s fifty day moving average is $3.82 and its 200 day moving average is $3.59. Woolworths has a 12-month low of $3.13 and a 12-month high of $4.46.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 25th were paid a dividend of $0.0372 per share. This represents a yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 24th.

About Woolworths (Get Rating)

Woolworths Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail stores in sub-Saharan Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. It operates through seven segments: Woolworths Fashion, Beauty and Home; Woolworths Food; Woolworths Logistics; David Jones; Country Road Group; Woolworths Financial Services; and Treasury.

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