What Will Happen to Rudolph Technologies Inc (NYSE:RTEC) Next? The Stock Has Increase in Shorts

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in 2019 Q1. Its up 0.19, from 0.88 in 2018Q4. It increased, as 13 investors sold Rudolph Technologies, Inc. shares while 54 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 52 raised stakes. 28.37 million shares or 1.24% less from 28.73 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.
Ny State Common Retirement Fund holds 121,410 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 25,491 are owned by Ubs Asset Management Americas Incorporated. Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Com holds 0.26% or 235,748 shares in its portfolio. Kbc Gp Nv, a Belgium-based fund reported 35,885 shares. Riverhead Management Ltd Com invested in 7,952 shares. Farmers Merchants Invests owns 362 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Manufacturers Life Insurance The has invested 0% of its portfolio in Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC). Comerica Commercial Bank reported 30,803 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. New York-based Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher has invested 0.24% in Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC). Malaga Cove Ltd Llc reported 125,893 shares. Geode Capital Mgmt Llc holds 0% or 426,482 shares in its portfolio. Cadence Cap Mgmt Lc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 111,196 shares. Vanguard Grp Inc holds 2.00 million shares. Paradigm Cap Mgmt Inc New York holds 0.74% in Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) or 369,900 shares. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 266 shares.

The stock of Rudolph Technologies Inc (NYSE:RTEC) registered an increase of 27.92% in short interest. RTEC’s total short interest was 717,400 shares in July as published by FINRA. Its up 27.92% from 560,800 shares, reported previously. With 209,100 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 3 days to cover their RTEC’s short positions. The short interest to Rudolph Technologies Inc’s float is 2.35%.

The stock increased 1.20% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $27.09. About 53,730 shares traded. Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) has declined 23.65% since July 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.08% the S&P500.

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. designs, develops, makes, and supports process control defect inspection and metrology, advanced packaging lithography, and data analysis systems and software used in microelectronic device manufacturing. The company has market cap of $866.58 million. The firm also offers process and yield management solutions used in wafer processing and final manufacturing through standalone systems for macro-defect inspection, lithography, probe card test and analysis, and transparent and opaque thin film measurements. It has a 23.13 P/E ratio. In addition, it provides spare parts.

More notable recent Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “inTEST to Participate in the 11th Annual CEO Investor Summit 2019 – GlobeNewswire” on June 25, 2019, also Zacks.com with their article: “Rudolph Technologies (RTEC) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates – Zacks.com” published on May 06, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “How Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) Can Impact Your Portfolio Volatility – Yahoo Finance” on June 06, 2019. More interesting news about Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:RTEC) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Rudolph Technologies Inc (RTEC) – Yahoo Finance” published on June 26, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Merger Arbitrage Mondays – 12 New Deals Wrap Up A Blockbuster Quarter For Mergers – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: July 01, 2019.

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