Addus Homecare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) Can’t Be More Risky. Short Interest Increased

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.32 in Q3 2018. Its down 1.15, from 2.47 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 19 investors sold Addus HomeCare Corporation shares while 38 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 199.29 million shares or 1838.54% more from 10.28 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported.
Ny State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 0% or 700 shares in its portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase And reported 172,791 shares. Hillsdale Mngmt holds 0.24% of its portfolio in Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) for 26,530 shares. Victory Capital Mngmt holds 45,042 shares. Bartlett And Ltd Liability Corp has 1,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Schwab Charles holds 0% in Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) or 53,028 shares. Voya Inv Limited Liability Co stated it has 0% in Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS). Point72 Asset Ltd Partnership invested in 5,463 shares. Moreover, Panagora Asset Mgmt Inc has 0.01% invested in Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) for 47,024 shares. Renaissance Technology Ltd Com owns 271,547 shares. 6,277 were reported by Group. 20,364 were reported by Goldman Sachs Grp. Sei Invests Company, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 19,793 shares. Vanguard Grp Incorporated invested in 0% or 544,748 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Systems has invested 0% in Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS).

Since August 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $201.40 million activity. FIRST MARK L sold 540,000 shares worth $39.13 million. Shares for $60.46M were sold by Eos Capital Partners III L P on Monday, August 20. Manning Laurie sold $71,910 worth of stock. On Friday, November 16 ZOCCOLI JAMES sold $1.78 million worth of Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) or 25,000 shares.

The stock of Addus Homecare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) registered an increase of 20.21% in short interest. ADUS’s total short interest was 338,400 shares in January as published by FINRA. Its up 20.21% from 281,500 shares, reported previously. With 123,000 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 3 days to cover their ADUS’s short positions. The short interest to Addus Homecare Corporation’s float is 4.25%.

The stock increased 0.84% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $62.76. About 97,281 shares traded. Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) has risen 128.51% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 128.51% the S&P500.

Addus HomeCare Corporation provides personal care services to older adults and younger disabled persons in the United States. The company has market cap of $792.63 million. The companyÂ’s personal care services offer adult day care and assistance with activities of daily living. It has a 46.7 P/E ratio. The Company’s services include assistance with bathing, grooming, oral care, skincare, assistance with feeding and dressing, medication reminders, meal planning and preparation, housekeeping, and transportation services, as well as other activities of daily living.

Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering Addus HomeCare (NASDAQ:ADUS), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Addus HomeCare had 4 analyst reports since August 20, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel.

More notable recent Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Addus Homecare prices equity offering of 2.1M shares – Seeking Alpha” on August 16, 2018, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Addus HomeCare Announces First-Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call – GlobeNewswire” published on April 16, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “4 Reasons Raymond James Likes Addus Homecare – Benzinga” on August 20, 2018. More interesting news about Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Addus HomeCare: A Tiny But Growing Share Of A $60 Billion Market – Seeking Alpha” published on November 20, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “LHC Group: A Solid Bet, Obamacare Or Not – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 31, 2018.

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