Flowers Foods Inc (NYSE:FLO) Can’t Be Less Risky. Short Interest Decreased

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.11, from 0.91 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 30 investors sold Flowers Foods, Inc. shares while 93 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 88 raised stakes. 135.68 million shares or 3.75% less from 140.96 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Moors And Cabot Inc has 0.03% invested in Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) for 11,057 shares. Systematic Mngmt Lp holds 0.03% or 63,485 shares. 10,321 are owned by Ww Asset Mgmt. Deutsche National Bank Ag, Germany-based fund reported 332,328 shares. Vantage Invest Advsr Ltd Liability stated it has 500 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 46,274 were reported by Asset Mgmt One Ltd. Amg Natl Tru Bancorporation holds 51,053 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Gam Hldgs Ag holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) for 18,296 shares. Edmp Inc stated it has 11,205 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Champlain Ptnrs Limited Liability reported 6.75 million shares. Canal has invested 0.83% in Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO). Gemmer Asset Mgmt Ltd Com stated it has 0% in Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO). Federated Invsts Incorporated Pa holds 783,161 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 130,000 shares. Thompson Davis And accumulated 0.01% or 250 shares.

The stock of Flowers Foods Inc (NYSE:FLO) registered a decrease of 1.57% in short interest. FLO’s total short interest was 7.53 million shares in December as published by FINRA. Its down 1.57% from 7.65 million shares, reported previously. With 868,200 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 9 days to cover their FLO’s short positions. The short interest to Flowers Foods Inc’s float is 4.09%.

The stock decreased 0.88% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $19.19. About 1.07M shares traded. Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) has risen 14.68% since December 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.94% the S&P500.

Flowers Foods, Inc. produces and markets bakery products in the United States. The company has market cap of $4.05 billion. It operates through two divisions, Direct-Store-Delivery and Warehouse Delivery. It has a 19.02 P/E ratio. The DSD segment produces and markets fresh bakery foods, including fresh breads, buns, rolls, tortillas, and snack cakes.

More notable recent Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Dividend Stock Analysis: Flowers Foods – Seeking Alpha” on November 20, 2018, also Bizwest.com with their article: “Canyon Bakehouse inks $205M deal to sell – BizWest” published on November 13, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Flowers Foods: Wrong Bake – Seeking Alpha” on November 09, 2018. More interesting news about Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Report: Developing Opportunities within Koppers, Flowers Foods, Stemline Therapeutics, Aqua Metals, athenahealth, and Bojangles’ — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018 – GlobeNewswire” published on November 27, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Dividend Stock Analysis: Flower Foods – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 20, 2018.

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