Short Interest in AGL Energy Limited (OTCMKTS:AGLXY) Grows By 350.0%

AGL Energy Limited (OTCMKTS:AGLXYGet Free Report) saw a large growth in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 900 shares, a growth of 350.0% from the August 15th total of 200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days.

AGL Energy Stock Performance

Shares of OTCMKTS AGLXY opened at $7.10 on Thursday. AGL Energy has a one year low of $3.98 and a one year high of $8.20. The company’s fifty day moving average is $7.38 and its two-hundred day moving average is $6.34.

AGL Energy Increases Dividend

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.107 per share. This is a positive change from AGL Energy’s previous dividend of $0.04. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 23rd.

About AGL Energy

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AGL Energy Limited supplies energy and other essential services to residential, small and large businesses, and wholesale customers in Australia. It operates through three segments: Customer Markets, Integrated Energy, and Investments. The company engages in retailing of electricity, gas, broadband, mobile, voice, solar, and energy products and services; and operates power generation portfolio and other assets including coal, gas and renewable generation, natural gas storage and production, and development projects.

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