Short Interest in Hudson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) Grows By 31.7%

The consumer durables company announced $14.75M value for the 2017Q4. The company has market cap of $185.73 million. The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $2.71. About 4.61M shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Cooper Creek Partners Management LLC boosted its holdings in Hudson Technologies by 92.4% in the fourth quarter. (HDSN) by 68.37% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pitcairn Company reported 31,209 shs.

Hudson Technologies Inc operates as a refrigerant services company in the United States and internationally. The stock decreased 3.82% or $0.175 during the last trading session, reaching $4.405. About 1.38M shares traded.

Hudson Technologies (NASDAQ:HDSN) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. It has underperformed by 41.58% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 789,350 shares. That is 84.62 % down compareed to $0.13 EPS for a year ago. HDSN's profit would be $848,064 giving it 54.75 P/E if the $0.02 EPS is correct. Oppenheimer Asset Inc owns 11,572 shares for 0% of their portfolio. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 38% are positive. The last close places the company's stock about $5.9 off its 52 week high of $10.4 and $0.22 above the 52 week low of $4.28. $77.64's average target is 17.51% above currents $66.07 stock price. Genworth Financial had 24 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, November 3 the stock rating was maintained by Roth Capital with "Buy". The rating was maintained by CFRA with "Hold" on Wednesday, January 3.

Analysts await Hudson Technologies Inc. On Friday, August 11 the stock rating was downgraded by B. Riley & Co to "Hold". The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, March 6 by B. Riley & Co. (NASDAQ:HDSN) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 8 by Roth Capital. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of BANC in report on Thursday, February 8 with "Buy" rating. As per Monday, November 9, the company rating was downgraded by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Craig Hallum with "Buy" on Thursday, August 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q4 2017. The company has a market capitalization of $294.78 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.67 and a beta of 0.94. 26 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. Funds hold 30.77 million shares thus 3.26% more from 2017Q3's 29.80 million shares. Penn Mgmt invested in 1.07% or 741,864 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 0% in NOW Inc. (NYSE:DNOW) for 94,113 shares. The number of shares now owned by investors are 17.48 mln. Blackrock Inc reported 2.39 million shares. Tci Wealth holds 5 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Hennessy Advsrs accumulated 465,000 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Lc reported 15,621 shares. (NYSE:D). Paloma Ptnrs Management stated it has 10,944 shares. Granahan Investment Management Inc. Parallax Volatility Advisers Ltd Partnership holds 16,289 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Pennsylvania-based Vanguard Group Incorporated has invested 0% in NOW Inc. (NYSE:DNOW). Tiaa Cref Inv Management Limited stated it has 262,995 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Vnbtrust National Association, which manages about $171.43 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in International Business Machs (NYSE:IBM) by 1,975 shares to 16,020 shares, valued at $2.46 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 6 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $124,560 activity. On Thursday, March 15 $11,020 worth of Hudson Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) to report earnings on May, 2. $27,550 worth of Hudson Technologies Inc.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.20, from 0.98 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 26 investors sold HDSN shares while 26 reduced holdings. 25 funds took holdings and 35 increased holdings. Finally, Roth Capital set a $9.00 target price on shares of Hudson Technologies and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 8th. (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 590,425 shares. Rmb Cap Mgmt Llc invested 0.09% in Hudson Technologies Inc. Also, the number of funds holding Hudson Technologies Inc in their top 10 stock positions decreased from 6 to 3 for a decrease of 3.

Several analysts recently issued reports on HDSN shares. Geode Ltd Liability Com accumulated 325,835 shares. Elk Creek Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.43% or 1.19 million shs. Arrowmark Colorado Holdings Ltd Com holds 0.15% of its capital in Hudson Technologies Inc. Cooper Creek Partners Management LLC now owns 2,429,182 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $14,745,000 after acquiring an additional 1,166,720 shares in the last quarter. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has 0% invested in Hudson Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN). Violich Capital Mngmt Inc has 42,500 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. (NYSE:DNOW). Ameriprise Finance holds 299,335 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Hudson Technologies Inc.