Vinci SA (OTCMKTS:VCISY) Short Interest Down 57.7% in May

Vinci SA (OTCMKTS:VCISYGet Rating) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,300 shares, a drop of 57.7% from the May 15th total of 33,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 205,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.1 days.

A number of analysts have issued reports on the stock. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reduced their target price on shares of Vinci from €118.00 ($126.88) to €112.00 ($120.43) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, April 6th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their target price on Vinci from €113.00 ($121.51) to €114.00 ($122.58) in a report on Tuesday, April 26th. Citigroup started coverage on shares of Vinci in a report on Monday, March 28th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Vinci from €105.00 ($112.90) to €110.00 ($118.28) in a report on Thursday. Finally, Morgan Stanley decreased their price target on shares of Vinci from €122.00 ($131.18) to €120.00 ($129.03) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, April 6th. Nine investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $96.64.

VCISY stock opened at $23.18 on Friday. Vinci has a twelve month low of $21.71 and a twelve month high of $29.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.01, a current ratio of 0.84 and a quick ratio of 0.80. The business’s fifty day moving average is $24.18 and its 200-day moving average is $25.43.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 13th. Investors of record on Monday, April 25th were given a $0.469 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.49%. This is an increase from Vinci’s previous dividend of $0.12. The ex-dividend date was Friday, April 22nd.

About Vinci (Get Rating)

VINCI SA, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the concessions, energy, and construction segments primarily in France. It Concessions segment operates motorway concessions with a network of 4,419 kilometers in France; 45 airports; 4,437 kilometers of motorways; highways, railways, and 4 stadiums, as well as operates airports in France and in 11 other countries.

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