Vasco Data Security International Inc (NASDAQ:VDSI) Stock Is Shorted More

June 13, 2018 - By Marry Poplack

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.08, from 1.05 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 19 investors sold VASCO Data Security International, Inc. shares while 33 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 21.12 million shares or 5.05% more from 20.10 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Qs Invsts Ltd Com invested 0.02% in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI). Matarin Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co owns 0% invested in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) for 384,967 shares. Cim Invest Mangement Inc has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI). Bankshares Of Montreal Can reported 0% stake. Moreover, Sei Invs has 0% invested in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) for 3,364 shares. Elk Creek Prtnrs Limited Liability Corp accumulated 1.06% or 1.40 million shares. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc reported 80,379 shares. California State Teachers Retirement holds 46,117 shares. Menta Capital Lc accumulated 11,151 shares. Pnc Services Gru Incorporated accumulated 0% or 1,067 shares. Schwab Charles Management Incorporated has 127,263 shares. Wealthtrust invested 0% of its portfolio in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI). Parametric Port Assocs Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 43,903 shares or 0% of the stock. First Trust Advisors L P reported 174,650 shares. Lucus Advisors Limited Company owns 11,935 shares or 0.27% of their US portfolio.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 14 selling transactions for $4.18 million activity.

The stock of Vasco Data Security International Inc (NASDAQ:VDSI) registered an increase of 7.22% in short interest. VDSI’s total short interest was 594,100 shares in June as published by FINRA. Its up 7.22% from 554,100 shares, reported previously. With 271,900 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 2 days to cover their VDSI’s short positions. The short interest to Vasco Data Security International Inc’s float is 1.94%.

The stock increased 0.69% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $21.8. About 245,585 shares traded. VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) has risen 46.10% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.53% the S&P500.

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and markets digital solutions for identity, security, and business productivity. The company has market cap of $870.45 million. It offers VACMAN Controller, a host system software authentication platform that combines various technologies in one platform; IDENTIKEY Authentication Server that adds server functionality to the VACMAN core authentication platform; eSignLive electronic signature and document management solution; and IDENTIKEY Risk Manager, a risk analysis solution that provides an approach to fraud prevention. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides DIGIPASS hardware authenticators to support authentication and digital signatures for applications running on desktop PCs, laptops, tablets, and smart phones; DIGIPASS software solutions, including authenticators that run on existing non-VASCO devices, such as PCs, mobile phones, tablets, etc.; MYDIGIPASS cloud identity solution for e-government and eID services; and DIGIPASS for Apps, a software development kit.

VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Vasco Data Security (NASDAQ:VDSI), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Vasco Data Security had 2 analyst reports since May 10, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “In-Line” rating by Imperial Capital given on Thursday, May 10.

More important recent VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “New Research Coverage Highlights Haverty Furniture Companies, Armstrong Flooring, VASCO Data Security …” on May 30, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “VASCO Data Security launches product, acquires business, changes name”, Investingnews.com published: “SKG Future-Proofs Online Transactions with VASCO” on May 25, 2018. More interesting news about VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) was released by: Equitiesfocus.com and their article: “VASCO Data Security International (NASDAQ:VDSI) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research” with publication date: June 13, 2018.

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