Short Interest in Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (OTCMKTS:YZCAY) Increases By 32.8%

Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (OTCMKTS:YZCAY) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 30,400 shares, a growth of 32.8% from the August 15th total of 22,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 18,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days.

Several research analysts have issued reports on YZCAY shares. DBS Vickers lowered shares of Yanzhou Coal Mining from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, September 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Yanzhou Coal Mining from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 16th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Yanzhou Coal Mining from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 18th.

Shares of YZCAY stock opened at $18.45 on Wednesday. Yanzhou Coal Mining has a fifty-two week low of $6.52 and a fifty-two week high of $21.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82, a quick ratio of 0.51 and a current ratio of 0.59. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $16.14 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $13.97. The company has a market cap of $9.06 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.87 and a beta of 0.95.

Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Profile

Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited primarily engages in the mining, preparation, and sale of coal in China and internationally. It offers thermal, PCI, and coking coal for electric power, metallurgy and chemical industry, etc.; produces and sells coal chemicals, including methanol, liquid wax, stable light hydrocarbon, acetic acid, ethyl acetate, etc., as well as electricity and related heat supply services; and explores for potash mineral.

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