Luby’s, Inc. (NYSE:LUB) Short Interest Update

Luby’s, Inc. (NYSE:LUB) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 53,400 shares, a drop of 42.7% from the May 30th total of 93,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 16,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Currently, 0.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Luby’s stock traded up $0.06 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $1.19. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 61,385 shares, compared to its average volume of 29,156. Luby’s has a fifty-two week low of $0.99 and a fifty-two week high of $2.60. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35, a quick ratio of 0.78 and a current ratio of 0.90. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $1.23.

Luby’s (NYSE:LUB) last released its earnings results on Monday, April 22nd. The restaurant operator reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter. Luby’s had a negative net margin of 4.99% and a negative return on equity of 16.18%. The business had revenue of $74.42 million during the quarter.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Luby’s stock. Two Sigma Securities LLC bought a new stake in Luby’s, Inc. (NYSE:LUB) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 21,259 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock, valued at approximately $26,000. Two Sigma Securities LLC owned 0.07% of Luby’s as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. 33.24% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Luby’s Company Profile

Luby's, Inc provides restaurant services in the United States. It operates through three segments: Company-owned Restaurants, Franchise Operations, and Culinary Contract Services. The company operates casual dining restaurants; and offers culinary contract services, including contract arrangements to manage food services for healthcare clients, corporate dining clients, government buildings, and sports stadiums, as well as through retail grocery stores.

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