First Trust RBA American Industrial RenaissanceTM ETF (AIRR) Trades at $25.57 After Triangle; Perceptron (PRCP) Shorts Up By 2.52%

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Perceptron Inc (NASDAQ:PRCP) had an increase of 2.52% in short interest. PRCP’s SI was 52,800 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 2.52% from 51,500 shares previously. With 33,100 avg volume, 2 days are for Perceptron Inc (NASDAQ:PRCP)’s short sellers to cover PRCP’s short positions. The SI to Perceptron Inc’s float is 0.73%. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.0075 during the last trading session, reaching $8.8575. About 1,067 shares traded. Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP) has risen 2.61% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.94% the S&P500.

First Trust RBA American Industrial RenaissanceTM ETF (AIRR) formed triangle with $27.87 target or 9.00% above today’s $25.57 share price. First Trust RBA American Industrial RenaissanceTM ETF (AIRR) has $202.71M valuation. The ETF decreased 0.36% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $25.57. About 3,190 shares traded. First Trust RBA American Industrial RenaissanceTM ETF (NASDAQ:AIRR) has risen 10.07% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.48% the S&P500.

Perceptron, Inc. develops, produces, and sells various automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection, and 3D scanning in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The company has market cap of $84.61 million. It provides various in-line and near-line measurement solutions, including AutoGauge, AutoFit, AutoScan, AutoGuide, and Helix engineered metrology systems for industrial automated process control and assembly using fixed and robot mounted laser scanners; and off-line measurement solutions comprising Coord3 and TouchDMIS for industrial gauging and dimensional inspection using standalone robot mounted laser scanners and coordinate measuring machines. It has a 54.68 P/E ratio. The firm also offers laser sensors and software comprising WheelWorks product that targets the digitizing, reverse engineering, inspection, and original equipment manufacturers wheel alignment markets.

Among 3 analysts covering Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Perceptron had 3 analyst reports since September 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital given on Wednesday, November 11.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.18 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.76, from 1.42 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 4 investors sold Perceptron, Inc. shares while 7 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 14 raised stakes. 6.13 million shares or 1.43% more from 6.05 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Tower Cap Ltd Liability Com (Trc) reported 857 shares. Eam Invsts Lc has 0.08% invested in Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP). Rbf Ltd owns 92,679 shares. Blackrock stated it has 0% in Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP). 10,677 are held by Peak6 Investments Lp. Savings Bank Of New York Mellon invested 0% in Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP). Bridgeway Mgmt holds 0.01% or 80,000 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems owns 28,600 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Clarivest Asset Management Lc invested in 0% or 27,113 shares. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag invested in 0% or 46,765 shares. Kennedy Management stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP). New York State Common Retirement Fund reported 0% stake. Oberweis Asset owns 32,600 shares. Retail Bank Of America De has 375 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Punch And Assoc Investment Management Inc invested 0.41% in Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP).

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