Sodexo S.A. (OTCMKTS:SDXAY) Short Interest Up 1,904.0% in May

Sodexo S.A. (OTCMKTS:SDXAYGet Free Report) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 50,100 shares, an increase of 1,904.0% from the April 30th total of 2,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 63,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days.

Sodexo Trading Down 0.7 %

Sodexo stock opened at $18.47 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $17.37 and its 200-day moving average is $20.13. The company has a quick ratio of 1.13, a current ratio of 1.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.26. Sodexo has a 12 month low of $16.00 and a 12 month high of $25.00.

Sodexo Increases Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 7th were given a dividend of $5.8045 per share. This is a boost from Sodexo’s previous dividend of $0.40. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, March 6th. This represents a yield of 27.61%.

About Sodexo

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Sodexo SA provides food services and facilities management services worldwide. It offers various on-site services, which includes corporate services, energy and resources, government and agencies, and other services; healthcare and seniors; and learning solutions to schools and universities. The company also provides food services comprising retail service, food delivery, and meal and food vouchers, as well as digital food ordering services; savings and purchase solutions, data and digital tools, and advisory services and client support; and work-life balance and employee experience solutions.

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