Short Interest in Kubota Co. (OTCMKTS:KUBTY) Decreases By 95.8%

Kubota Co. (OTCMKTS:KUBTYGet Free Report) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 100 shares, a decrease of 95.8% from the May 15th total of 2,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 127,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.0 days.

Kubota Trading Down 1.3 %

KUBTY stock traded down $0.89 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $69.96. 19,769 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 46,027. Kubota has a 1-year low of $66.22 and a 1-year high of $85.00. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $76.76 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $75.29. The stock has a market capitalization of $16.47 billion, a PE ratio of 9.95, a P/E/G ratio of 4.00 and a beta of 0.99. The company has a current ratio of 1.73, a quick ratio of 1.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55.

Kubota (OTCMKTS:KUBTYGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May 10th. The industrial products company reported $2.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.98 by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $5.22 billion for the quarter. Kubota had a net margin of 8.03% and a return on equity of 9.85%. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Kubota will post 6.21 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Kubota Company Profile

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Kubota Corporation manufactures and sells agricultural and construction machinery in Japan, North America, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Farm & Machinery, Water & Environment, and Others. The Farm & Machinery segment offers tractors, power tillers, combine harvesters, rice transplanters, turf equipment, utility vehicles, other agricultural machinery, implements, attachments, post-harvest machinery, vegetable production equipment, intermediate management machine, and other equipment; cooperative drying, rice seedling, and gardening facilities; scales, weighing and measuring control systems, and air purifier; engines for farm equipment, construction machinery, industrial machinery, and generators; and mini excavators, wheel and skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, and other construction machinery related products.

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