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9 Short Covered Stocks Undervalued By EPS Trends

Stocks in this article: CBI DV KBH NFLX RGR SAFM SWHC TAL TTWO

5. Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. ( RGR): Engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms in the United States. Market cap at $1.09B, most recent closing price at $56.45.  

Shares shorted have decreased from 6.82M to 5.99M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 4.46% of the company's float of 18.63M shares. Days to cover ratio at 8.75 days. The EPS estimate for the company's current year increased from 3.48 to 3.7 over the last 30 days, an increase of 6.32%. This increase came during a time when the stock price changed by 2.86% (from 54.88 to 56.45 over the last 30 days). 

6. Sanderson Farms, Inc. ( SAFM): Engages in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, processed, and prepared chicken products. Market cap at $1.24B, most recent closing price at $53.75.  

Shares shorted have decreased from 1.89M to 1.48M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 2.02% of the company's float of 20.27M shares. Days to cover ratio at 5.54 days. The EPS estimate for the company's current year increased from 2.52 to 2.86 over the last 30 days, an increase of 13.49%. This increase came during a time when the stock price changed by 4.84% (from 51.27 to 53.75 over the last 30 days). 

7. Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation ( SWHC): Offers metal processing services and manufactures firearms and handcuffs as well as apparel and sportsmen's articles. Market cap at $626.84M, most recent closing price at $9.77.  

Shares shorted have decreased from 15.56M to 14.58M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 1.51% of the company's float of 64.87M shares. Days to cover ratio at 3.15 days. The EPS estimate for the company's current year increased from 1.04 to 1.2 over the last 30 days, an increase of 15.38%. This increase came during a time when the stock price changed by 6.78% (from 9.15 to 9.77 over the last 30 days). 

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