NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Block trades serve as a useful indicator for investors trying to understand the sentiment
of large financial institutions. A total of 31 block trades were executed today,
typically at least 10,000 shares or more represent a single block unit.
Further analysis into the trading activity reveals that 569,713
shares were bought and 964,922 shares were sold. The bought/sold ratio for
shares of Lincare Holdings is 0.59, representing a negative net cash
flow of $13,149,209 out of the stock.
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Institutional investors also took positions in options where a total of 36,582 contracts
was traded. Specifically, 29,606 call and 6,976 put contracts were traded during the last
session yielding a 0.24 put/call ratio.
Lincare Holdings Inc. together with its subsidiaries is a provider of oxygen and other respiratory therapy services to patients in the home.
LNCR is trading above the 50 day moving average and higher
than the 200 day moving average. Shares of Lincare Holdings closed at $34.02, up $1.72 (+5.33%)
in the last trading session. Today's volume of 8M shares is greater than the
average volume of 1M shares.