Beazer Homes Usa New (NYSE:BZH) Shorted Shares Decreased By 8.63%

September 17, 2017 - By Vivian Currie

 Beazer Homes Usa New (NYSE:BZH) Shorted Shares Decreased By 8.63%

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.42 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.01, from 1.43 in 2016Q3. It is negative, 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.
Moreover, Blackrock Investment Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has 0% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) for 132,153 shares. Blackrock Advsr Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) or 21,165 shares. Blackrock Institutional Trust Na holds 0% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) or 908,056 shares. Bessemer Group Incorporated has 0% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). Acadian Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Com holds 0.01% or 198,102 shares in its portfolio. 278,762 were reported by New York State Common Retirement Fund. Thrivent For Lutherans invested in 0.01% or 105,150 shares. Creative Planning owns 0% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) for 3,695 shares. Neuberger Berman Group Limited Liability Corp has invested 0% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH). Envestnet Asset Mgmt reported 2,237 shares. Geode Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability invested in 0% or 232,198 shares. Prelude Capital Mgmt Llc holds 23,500 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Northern Trust Corporation reported 806,885 shares. Bogle Inv Limited Partnership De has 301,224 shares for 0.28% of their portfolio. Wolverine Asset Mgmt Lc has invested 0.01% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH).

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. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was downgraded by JMP Securities to “Market Underperform”. The stock of Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 5 by UBS. Compass Point upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $16.50 target in Monday, October 19 report. The stock of Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 24 by UBS. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, December 6 by Wedbush. The rating was upgraded by FBN Securities to “Outperform” on Tuesday, January 5. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Thursday, September 14 by JP Morgan. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Wednesday, December 2. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Monday, October 10 by FBN Securities. The stock of Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) earned “Hold” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, June 22.

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) Shares March Higher, Can It 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) Updates Q4 Views, Weather Woes Continue” with publication date: September 14, 2017.

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