November 18, 2016 - By Richard Conner · 0 Comments
The stock of Tronox Limited Class A Ord (NYSE:TROX) registered a decrease of 5.91% in short interest. TROX’s total short interest was 7.28 million shares in November as published by FINRA. Its down 5.91% from 7.74 million shares, reported previously. With 617,300 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 12 days to cover their TROX’s short positions. The short interest to Tronox Limited Class A Ord’s float is 12.81%. The stock decreased 4.06% or $0.42 during the last trading session, hitting $9.93. Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) has risen 48.21% since April 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 43.78% the S&P500.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 1.23 in 2016 Q2. Its up 0.06, from 1.17 in 2016Q1. The ratio is positive, as 21 funds sold all Tronox Ltd shares owned while 31 reduced positions. 23 funds bought stakes while 38 increased positions. They now own 60.21 million shares or 3.04% less from 62.10 million shares in 2016Q1.
Bluemountain Capital Mgmt Limited Company holds 0.22% of its portfolio in Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) for 2.11M shares. Thompson Davis owns 2,032 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Comerica Bank owns 29,651 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Goldman Sachs Gru, a New York-based fund reported 31,260 shares. Moreover, Swiss Comml Bank has 0% invested in Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) for 104,800 shares. The New York-based Blackrock Incorporated has invested 0% in Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX). Teachers last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. Next Group last reported 7,200 shares in the company. Royal Bankshares Of Canada accumulated 0% or 200 shares. Commercial Bank Of Mellon Corp last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. State Street has invested 0% of its portfolio in Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX). Blackrock Grp Limited, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 36,167 shares. Moreover, Blackrock Mngmt Ltd Liability Com has 0% invested in Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) for 268,135 shares. Newgate Cap Management Ltd reported 32,145 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Tower Rech Cap Ltd Liability (Trc) holds 0% or 11,849 shares in its portfolio.
Out of 2 analysts covering Tronox (NYSE:TROX), 1 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 50% are positive. Tronox has been the topic of 5 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, August 13. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Wednesday, April 6 by UBS. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, August 4 by UBS. The firm has “Neutral” rating by B. Riley & Co given on Thursday, August 6.
Tronox Limited, incorporated on September 21, 2011, is engaged in the production and marketing of titanium bearing mineral sands and titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment. The Firm also produces natural soda ash. The Firm operates through two divisions: TiO2 and Alkali. The Company’s TiO2 operating segment includes exploration, mining, and beneficiation of mineral sands deposits; production of titanium feedstock (including chloride slag, slag fines, and rutile), pig iron and zircon; production and marketing of TiO2, and electrolytic manganese dioxide manufacturing and marketing, which is primarily focused on battery materials and specialty boron products. The Company’s Alkali operating segment includes dry mining of trona ore underground; secondary recovery of trona from previously dry mined areas underground; refining of raw trona ore into soda ash and specialty sodium alkali products, and marketing, sale and distribution of alkali products.
More news for Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) were recently published by: Moodys.com, which released: “Moody’s Downgrades Tronox one notch to B2; Outlook Negative” on November 06, 2015. Reuters.com‘s article titled: “BRIEF-Tronox Ltd says CFO Katherine Harper to leave” and published on July 15, 2016 is yet another important article.
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By Richard Conner