Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II (NYSE:ASZ) Short Interest Up 5.5% in August

Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II (NYSE:ASZGet Rating) saw a significant growth in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,340,000 shares, a growth of 5.5% from the August 15th total of 1,270,000 shares. Currently, 1.0% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 2,140,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.6 days.

Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II Stock Performance

Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II stock opened at $9.79 on Thursday. Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II has a 12 month low of $9.66 and a 12 month high of $9.88. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $9.78 and its 200-day moving average is $9.78.

Institutional Trading of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of ASZ. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC grew its holdings in shares of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II by 2,322.0% during the 2nd quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC now owns 1,625,156 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,845,000 after purchasing an additional 1,558,057 shares during the period. Mizuho Markets Americas LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II during the 2nd quarter worth about $14,237,000. Picton Mahoney Asset Management grew its holdings in shares of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II by 180.0% during the 1st quarter. Picton Mahoney Asset Management now owns 1,400,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,691,000 after purchasing an additional 900,000 shares during the period. Centiva Capital LP purchased a new stake in shares of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II during the 2nd quarter worth about $7,460,000. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its holdings in shares of Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II by 133.7% during the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 1,137,003 shares of the company’s stock worth $11,120,000 after purchasing an additional 650,503 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 62.55% of the company’s stock.

Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II Company Profile

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Austerlitz Acquisition Corporation II does not have significant operations. It intends to effect a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities in the financial technology or information and business services sector.

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