Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (OTCMKTS:CZMWY) Short Interest Update

Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (OTCMKTS:CZMWYGet Free Report) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,400 shares, a drop of 17.6% from the January 31st total of 1,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 days.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Price Performance

Shares of OTCMKTS:CZMWY traded up $2.53 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $125.76. 1,763 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,066. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $113.01 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $99.10. Carl Zeiss Meditec has a 12 month low of $77.44 and a 12 month high of $150.31.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Cuts Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 10th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 25th will be issued a dividend of $0.8282 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 22nd. Carl Zeiss Meditec’s payout ratio is 32.64%.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Company Profile

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Carl Zeiss Meditec AG operates as a medical technology company in Germany, rest of Europe, North America, and Asia. It operates in two segments, Ophthalmology and Microsurgery. The Ophthalmology segment offers products and solutions for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic eye diseases, such as ametropia (refraction), cataracts, glaucoma, and renital disorders.

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