|Day Low/High||8.23 / 8.34|
|52 Wk Low/High||9.21 / 20.69|
In trading on Friday, shares of Vera Bradley Inc. touched a new 52-week low of $8.37/share.
The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 03/31/2017 settlement date, and Vera Bradley Inc. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 15.37 "days to cover" versus the median component at 4.66.
Investors considering a purchase of Vera Bradley Inc. stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $8.98/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.
The question now is whether Vera Bradley stock's punishment has fit the 'crime.'
The question now is whether the stock's punishment has fit the 'crime.'
The most recent short interest data has been released for the 02/28/2017 settlement date, which shows a 680,692 share increase in total short interest for Vera Bradley Inc. , to 4,726,774, an increase of 16.82% since 02/15/2017.
Stocks fluctuate on Wednesday as a blowout report on the labor market signals solid jobs gains in February, increasing the chances of a March rate hike.
Stocks are mostly higher on Wednesday morning after a reading on the U.S. labor market blasts past economists' estimates and clocks in at its highest level since April 2014.
Stock futures are mixed on Wednesday morning after a reading on the U.S. labor market blasts past analysts' estimates.
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U.S. stock futures turn slightly lower on Wednesday ahead of the private-sector ADP jobs report for February.
On Wednesday, March 8, investors await quarterly results from retailer Express.
The U.S. labor market captures the spotlight in the coming week with the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for February out on Friday morning.
Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Vera Bradley Inc. , where a total volume of 10,490 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.0 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares).
The most recent short interest data has been released for the 01/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 522,359 share increase in total short interest for Vera Bradley Inc. , to 3,659,294, an increase of 16.65% since 01/13/2017.
In trading on Tuesday, shares of Vera Bradley Inc. touched a new 52-week low of $11.01/share.
Investors in Vera Bradley Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the August 18th expiration.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average's winning streak continued after closing higher for the 18th time in 22 sessions. The S&P 500 also hit a new record high.