Energy Fuels Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU) (TSE:EFR) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in December. As of December 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,959,932 shares, a decrease of 3.0% from the December 15th total of 2,021,584 shares. Approximately 4.0% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 191,703 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.2 days.

In other Energy Fuels news, Director Dennis Lyle Higgs sold 15,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $2.00, for a total value of $31,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Insiders sold a total of 35,500 shares of company stock worth $69,500 over the last 90 days.

UUUU has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $5.00 price objective on shares of Energy Fuels in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Energy Fuels from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Energy Fuels from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Finally, Noble Financial reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Energy Fuels in a research note on Tuesday, November 14th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Energy Fuels presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $3.25.

Shares of Energy Fuels (UUUU) opened at $1.81 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $136.81, a P/E ratio of -4.76 and a beta of 0.49. Energy Fuels has a one year low of $1.29 and a one year high of $2.71.

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Energy Fuels Company Profile

Energy Fuels Inc (Energy Fuels) is engaged in conventional and in situ (ISR) uranium extraction and recovery, along with the exploration, permitting and evaluation of uranium properties in the United States. The Company operates through two segments: ISR Uranium and Conventional Uranium. It conducts its ISR activities through its Nichols Ranch Project, located in northeast Wyoming.

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