finnCap Maintains “Corporate” Rating for Optibiotix Health Plc (LON:OPTI) Stock; Citi Trends (CTRN) Shorts Increased By 28.9%

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Citi Trends Inc (NASDAQ:CTRN) had an increase of 28.9% in short interest. CTRN’s SI was 493,300 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 28.9% from 382,700 shares previously. With 241,300 avg volume, 2 days are for Citi Trends Inc (NASDAQ:CTRN)’s short sellers to cover CTRN’s short positions. The SI to Citi Trends Inc’s float is 4.1%. The stock increased 1.62% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $30.77. About 64,356 shares traded. Citi Trends, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRN) has risen 78.30% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 66.75% the S&P500.

Optibiotix Health Plc (LON:OPTI) had its stock rating maintained as “Corporate” by research analysts at finnCap. This was revealed to clients and investors in an analyst note on 24 April.

The stock increased 1.51% or GBX 0.9 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 60.4. About 45,308 shares traded. OptiBiotix Health plc (LON:OPTI) has 0.00% since April 24, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Optibiotix Health Plc, a life sciences company, engages in the research and development of microbiome modulators primarily in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 48.61 million GBP. The firm is developing microbial strains, compounds, and formulations, which modulates the human microbiome and impacts lipid and cholesterol management, energy harvest, and appetite suppression activities. It has a 19.48 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include Slimbiome, a natural ingredient, which supports scientifically substantiated weight loss claims; CholBiome, a food supplement that combines natural ingredients and maintains healthy cholesterol levels from within; CardioBiome, a non-pharmaceutical approach for the maintenance of cardiovascular and heart health; and Sweetbiotix, a sweet calorie free natural healthy sugar.

Since March 29, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $636,612 activity. Shares for $127,631 were sold by Council Ivy D on Tuesday, April 3. $423,917 worth of Citi Trends, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRN) was sold by Dunn James A on Thursday, March 29. Another trade for 2,752 shares valued at $85,064 was made by Short Christina on Thursday, March 29.

Citi Trends, Inc. operates as an off-price retailer of urban fashion apparel and accessories. The company has market cap of $423.16 million. The firm offers apparel comprising fashion sportswear for men, women, and children, as well as offerings for newborns, infants, toddlers, boys, and girls; accessories comprising handbags, jewelry, footwear, belts, intimate apparel, scrubs, and sleepwear; and decorative home products, functional home products, beauty products, books, toys, and electronic accessories. It has a 29.87 P/E ratio. It also offers its products through the Internet.

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