Christopher Cook, an Insider in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (TTS), Purchased 40000 shares of the Company; KURITA WATER INDS LTD ORDINARY SHARES (KTWIF) Sellers Decreased By 49.01% Their Shorts

A calculated and judicious act was made by the director of Tile Shop Holdings Inc, Mr. Christopher Cook, 2 days ago, when he obtained 40,000 shares, amounting to $224,000 US Dollars, based on a market stock price of $5.6 for each one share. Christopher Cook possess roughly 0.34% of Tile Shop Holdings Inc’s total market capitalization or 178,559 shares. The purchase was revealed in a document which was filed with the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission on March 2, 2018, which is available for public access here.

KURITA WATER INDS LTD ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KTWIF) had a decrease of 49.01% in short interest. KTWIF’s SI was 71,900 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 49.01% from 141,000 shares previously. With 200 avg volume, 360 days are for KURITA WATER INDS LTD ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KTWIF)’s short sellers to cover KTWIF’s short positions. The SI to KURITA WATER INDS LTD ORDINARY SHARES’s float is 0.07%. It closed at $30.54 lastly. It is down 0.00% since March 3, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Tile Shop Hldgs (NASDAQ:TTS), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Tile Shop Hldgs has $20 highest and $6 lowest target. $11.66’s average target is 111.04% above currents $5.525 stock price. Tile Shop Hldgs had 23 analyst reports since August 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, September 22 by Zacks. The stock of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) earned “Hold” rating by Loop Capital on Friday, October 13. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Piper Jaffray. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Thursday, February 22. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, September 3 by Zacks. As per Wednesday, October 4, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. On Tuesday, July 19 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”. As per Wednesday, September 27, the company rating was downgraded by PiperJaffray. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Wednesday, July 19 with “Neutral”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.8 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.71, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 24 investors sold Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 34.78 million shares or 1.96% less from 35.48 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Verition Fund Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) for 17,413 shares. Swiss Financial Bank invested 0% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Manufacturers Life Ins Company The, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 32,025 shares. Bank & Trust Of America De reported 354,857 shares. Guggenheim Cap Ltd Com holds 60,471 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Legal & General Group Incorporated Pcl has invested 0% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership holds 0% or 36,730 shares in its portfolio. Piermont Capital Mngmt Inc reported 27,210 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Barclays Public Ltd Company reported 26,541 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Envestnet Asset Inc has 0% invested in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) for 16,015 shares. Tremblant Grp Inc accumulated 1.66M shares. Moreover, Strs Ohio has 0% invested in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Virtu Financial Ltd has invested 0% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Hap Trading Lc has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Metropolitan Life Insur Company Ny has invested 0% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS).

Since December 14, 2017, it had 4 insider buys, and 0 sales for $3.77 million activity. JACULLO PETER J III had bought 397,775 shares worth $2.25M on Thursday, February 22. Shares for $1.32M were bought by KAMIN PETER H on Thursday, February 22. 20,000 shares were bought by KRASNOW TODD, worth $111,000 on Thursday, February 22.

Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of manufactured and natural stone tiles, setting and maintenance materials, and related accessories in the United States. The company has market cap of $288.14 million. It offers approximately 4,000 products, including ceramic, porcelain, glass, cement, wood look, and metal tiles; and marble, granite, quartz, sandstone, travertine, slate, and onyx tiles primarily under the Rush River and Fired Earth brand names. It has a 26.44 P/E ratio. The firm also makes setting and maintenance materials, such as thinset, grout, and sealers under the Superior brand name.

The stock increased 4.25% or $0.225 during the last trading session, reaching $5.525. About 1.61M shares traded or 61.21% up from the average. Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) has risen 18.58% since March 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.88% the S&P500.