Sprott Focus Trust, Inc. – Clos (FUND) Forms $8.27 Double Top; Materialise NV – American Depositary Shares (MTLS) Shorts Increased By 22.09%

Sprott Focus Trust, Inc. – Clos (FUND) formed double top with $8.68 target or 5.00% above today’s $8.27 share price. Sprott Focus Trust, Inc. – Clos (FUND) has $198.49 million valuation. The stock increased 0.85% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $8.27. About 102,839 shares traded or 42.45% up from the average. Sprott Focus Trust, Inc. – Clos (NASDAQ:FUND) has risen 25.12% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.42% the S&P500.

Materialise NV – American Depositary Shares (NASDAQ:MTLS) had an increase of 22.09% in short interest. MTLS’s SI was 672,000 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 22.09% from 550,400 shares previously. With 46,600 avg volume, 14 days are for Materialise NV – American Depositary Shares (NASDAQ:MTLS)’s short sellers to cover MTLS’s short positions. The SI to Materialise NV – American Depositary Shares’s float is 4.92%. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $13.26. About 58,435 shares traded. Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS) has risen 87.96% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 71.26% the S&P500.

Materialise NV provides additive manufacturing software and 3D printing services in Europe, the Americas, and Asia. The company has market cap of $627.54 million. The companyÂ’s Materialise Software segment offers proprietary software worldwide through programs and platforms that enable and enhance the functionality of 3D printers and of 3D printing operations. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s software interfaces between various types of 3D printers, and various software applications and capturing technologies, including computer-aided design packages and 3D scanners.

Among 4 analysts covering Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Materialise NV had 5 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Tuesday, May 24 by FBR Capital. The stock of Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, October 13. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of MTLS in report on Friday, August 11 with “Outperform” rating. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of MTLS in report on Thursday, November 9 with “Buy” rating.