Beazer Homes Usa New (NYSE:BZH) Has Decline in Shorts

September 17, 2017 - By Adrian Erickson

 Beazer Homes Usa New (NYSE:BZH) Has Decline in Shorts

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.42 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.01, from 1.43 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 12 investors sold Beazer Homes USA, Inc. shares while 36 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes. 27.32 million shares or 1.38% less from 27.70 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Systematic Fincl Mngmt Lp reported 0.06% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). 22,652 were accumulated by Blackrock Grp Limited. Gabelli Funds Ltd Co has 55,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% or 5,000 shares in its portfolio. Jefferies Grp Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). Mcf Ltd Liability has 1,307 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Ny State Common Retirement Fund has 0.01% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) for 278,762 shares. Numeric Limited accumulated 1.54M shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 0% of its portfolio in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) for 223 shares. Northern Trust Corporation invested in 806,885 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 11,688 shares stake. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has 0% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). Engineers Gate Manager Ltd Partnership holds 0.14% or 98,502 shares in its portfolio. Bogle Invest Mgmt Ltd Partnership De stated it has 0.28% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). Prudential Financial reported 211,761 shares stake.

The stock of Beazer Homes Usa New (NYSE:BZH) registered a decrease of 8.63% in short interest. BZH’s total short interest was 843,700 shares in September as published by FINRA. Its down 8.63% from 923,400 shares, reported previously. With 480,100 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 2 days to cover their BZH’s short positions.

The stock increased 4.08% or $0.69 on September 15, reaching $17.61. About 1.32M shares traded or 144.51% up from the average. Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) has risen 112.02% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 95.32% the S&P500.

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. is a geographically diversified homebuilder. The company has market cap of $590.58 million. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had activities in 13 states within over three geographic regions in the United States. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s divisions include West, East and Southeast.

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Beazer Homes USA had 18 analyst reports since September 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, January 5 by FBN Securities. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Wedbush given on Tuesday, December 6. As per Thursday, June 22, the company rating was initiated by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Monday, October 19. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, February 5 with “Buy”. Compass Point maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, November 10 report. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, August 8 by Wedbush. The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan on Thursday, September 14 to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by UBS on Wednesday, December 2 with “Buy”. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by FBN Securities on Monday, October 10.

More important recent Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Beazer Homes USA’s (BZH) CEO Allan Merrill on Q2 2017 Results – Earnings Call …” on May 04, 2017, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “Beazer Homes (BZH) Updates Q4 Views, Weather Woes Continue”, Benzinga.com published: “Gone ‘Til November; Wedbush Goes Neutral On Beazer Homes Until Next Earnings …” on August 08, 2017. More interesting news about Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Beazer Homes (BZH) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?” with publication date: July 24, 2017.

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