Perrigo Company Number of Shares Shorted

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Last Earning Anouncement Date: December 31, 2015  

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Perrigo Company Number of Shares Shorted Analysis

Number of Shares Shorted is total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of buying the stock back at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience loss if the stock price goes up.
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Perrigo Company Number of Shares Shorted  =
5.2 M
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About Number of Shares Shorted

If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect price of the stock.
Compare to competition
Based on recorded statements Perrigo Company Plc has 5.2 M of outstending shares currently sold short by investors. This is 62.54% higher than that of the Healthcare sector, and significantly higher than that of Drug Manufacturers?Specialty & Generic industry, The Number of Shares Shorted for all stocks is 10.51% lower than the firm.

Perrigo Company Number of Shares Shorted Peer Comparison

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Perrigo Company is regarded fifth in number of shares shorted category among related companies.

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