Nanophase Technologies Co. (OTCMKTS:NANX) Short Interest Down 94.2% in March

Nanophase Technologies Co. (OTCMKTS:NANX) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 300 shares, a decline of 94.2% from the March 15th total of 5,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 34,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.0 days.

Shares of NANX traded up $0.05 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $1.40. The company had a trading volume of 18,502 shares, compared to its average volume of 23,944. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.86, a quick ratio of 0.73 and a current ratio of 1.35. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $1.12 and a 200 day moving average price of $0.88. Nanophase Technologies has a 52 week low of $0.17 and a 52 week high of $1.59. The company has a market capitalization of $53.38 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -140.00 and a beta of 1.23.

Nanophase Technologies (OTCMKTS:NANX) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March 11th. The industrial products company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter. Nanophase Technologies had a negative return on equity of 10.27% and a negative net margin of 1.30%. The firm had revenue of $4.86 million for the quarter.

Nanophase Technologies Company Profile

Nanophase Technologies Corporation, a skin and sun care focused company, provides engineered materials, formulation development, and commercial manufacturing with an integrated family of technologies in North America and internationally. It offers surface engineered zinc oxide and titanium dioxide for sunscreens and personal care products; fully formulated cosmetics under the Solésence brand name; and advanced materials products, such as architectural coatings, industrial coatings, abrasion-resistant additives, plastics additives, medical diagnostics, and various surface finishing technologies applications.

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