Chemed Corp (NYSE:CHE) Shares Shorted Strengthened By 2.92%

April 20, 2018 - By Michael Higginson

Big Money Sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. It has change of 0.08, from 2017Q3’s 1.04. The ratio dived due to Chemed Corporation positioning: 18 sold and 94 reduced. 49 funds acquired positions and 58 increased positions. Investors holded 15.40 million in 2017Q3 but now own 14.86 million shares or 3.45% less.
Ls Advsrs Llc has invested 0.01% of its capital in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). Clarivest Asset Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.08% of its capital in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). Northern Tru has 245,600 shs. Sei Invs Company holds 0.02% or 26,386 shs. Parkside National Bank & Trust reported 0.05% in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). Comerica Financial Bank invested in 16,402 shs. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 3,205 shs stake. Pnc Ser Inc has invested 0% of its capital in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). Two Sigma Secs Lc invested in 0.01% or 1,076 shs. Alliancebernstein Lp stated it has 49,693 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. C M Bidwell & Associates stated it has 0.29% of its capital in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). First Quadrant Lp Ca reported 18,793 shs. Fiera Capital has invested 0.05% in Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE). State Bank Of Ny Mellon invested in 215,548 shs. Huntington Commercial Bank holds 0% or 485 shs.

Chemed Corporation registered $4.34 million net activity with 0 insider buys and 5 sales since October 30, 2017. 10,000 shs were sold by MCNAMARA KEVIN J, worth $2.23 million. Dallob Naomi C sold $166,568 worth of Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) or 750 shs on Monday, October 30.

It was registered an increase on Chemed Corp (NYSE:CHE)’s shorted shares with 2.92%. FINRA announced shorted shares of CHE’s total 929,800 shares. Previously was reported up change of 2.92% from 903,400 shares. 6 days will cost CHE With 148,000 average volume to restore its previous position. Chemed Corp’s shorted shares float is 5.99%.

CHE touched $292.09 during the last trading session after $1.87 change.Chemed Corporation is uptrending after having risen 48.33% since April 20, 2017. CHE has 112,017 volume or 0.14% up from normal. CHE outperformed the S&P500 by 36.78%.

Chemed Corporation provides hospice and palliative care services in the United States.The firm is worth $4.66 billion. It operates through two divisions, VITAS and Roto-Rooter.The P/E ratio is 49.84. The firm offers its services to patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy, and volunteers.

Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) Ratings Coverage

A total of 3 analysts rate Chemed (NYSE:CHE) as follows: 1 “Buy”, 2 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 33% are bullish. The firm has $258.0 highest and $225 lowest target. The avg target $241.50 is -17.32% below the last ($292.09) price. (NYSE:CHE) has 3 ratings reports on Apr 20, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Friday, October 27 the stock has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer. The stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Friday, February 16. The company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, October 26.

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