Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:TYPE) Shorts Increased By 191.9%

May 3, 2018 - By Sarah Harris

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.11 in Q4 2017. It has change of 0.24, from 2017Q3’s 0.87. The ratio improved due to Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. positioning: 18 sold and 43 reduced. 33 funds amassed positions and 35 increased positions. Investors holded 38.02 million in 2017Q3 but now own 36.73 million shares or 3.37% less.
Piedmont Invest Advsrs Limited Liability reported 8,579 shs. Starboard Value Lp holds 2.01% or 3.40 million shs in its capital. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada holds 2,839 shs or 0% of its capital. Parametric Port Assoc Ltd Llc reported 71,488 shs. Franklin Res Inc has invested 0% in Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE). Wells Fargo Communication Mn reported 70,839 shs stake. Metropolitan Life Ins Commerce New York holds 0% of its capital in Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE) for 12,909 shs. First Tru Advsr Ltd Partnership has invested 0% in Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE). Fmr Ltd holds 0% of its capital in Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE) for 1.77 million shs. Great West Life Assurance Can stated it has 0% of its capital in Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE). American has 33,092 shs. California Public Employees Retirement Systems reported 46,922 shs or 0% of all its holdings. Patten Group Inc Inc stated it has 100 shs. Sei Investments reported 0% stake. Envestnet Asset Management holds 1,502 shs.

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. registered $1.25 million net activity with 0 buys and 5 insider sales since January 11, 2018. On Monday, April 2 Zucker Brett Scott sold $22,300 worth of Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE). Dunlap Janet M had sold 2,000 shs worth $50,000.

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:TYPE) recorded an increase of 191.9% in shares shorted. In May was announced TYPE’s total 724,800 shares shorted by FINRA. The up change of 191.9% from 248,300 shares was reported. With Average volume 273,500, TYPE’s former position will take 3 days to recover. 2.42% is Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc float short.

TYPE touched $21.3 during the last trading session after $0.25 change.Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. has volume of 234,453 shares. Since May 3, 2017 TYPE has risen 17.05% and is uptrending. TYPE outperformed by 5.50% the S&P 500.

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. develops, markets, and licenses technologies and fonts in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, and rest of Asia.The firm is valued at $857.48 million. The firm offers font products, including its own fonts from the Monotype Libraries, as well as fonts from third parties through its e-commerce Websites, including,,, and P/E ratio is 79.48. It also provides font scaling engine and font compression technologies that are compatible with virtually font formats and industry standards, including the PostScript and PCL printing languages; font solutions for consumer device manufacturers, including Edge and SmartHint technologies for precise pixel adjustments to enable fonts to display with optimal quality in suboptimal display environments; printer driver kits; and fonts for printer manufacturers.

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE) Ratings Coverage

A total of 3 analysts rate Monotype (NASDAQ:TYPE) as follows: 2 “Buy”, 0 “Hold” and 1 “Sell”. Тherefore 67% are bullish. The firm has $31.0 highest and $24.0 lowest target. The avg target $27.50 is 29.11% above the last ($21.3) price. (NASDAQ:TYPE) has 3 ratings reports on May 3, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. In Tuesday, February 20 report B. Riley & Co upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, February 20 the company was upgraded by FBR Capital. On Tuesday, December 12 the rating was downgraded by J.P. Morgan to “Sell”.

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