Is Bottomline Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:EPAY) a Buy? The Stock Reported Less Sellers

April 26, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.52 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.20, from 1.32 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 11 investors sold Bottomline Technologies shares while 47 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 36.41 million shares or 5.76% less from 38.63 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Rothschild Asset Management reported 0.29% of its portfolio in Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc). Lpl Finance Limited Company invested in 9,879 shares or 0% of the stock. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys accumulated 78,545 shares or 0% of the stock. Northern reported 0% stake. Whittier Trust Of Nevada invested 0% of its portfolio in Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc). Bernzott Cap Advsr stated it has 4.95% of its portfolio in Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc). Fdx Advsrs reported 9,172 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Arizona State Retirement invested in 59,158 shares. Proshare Advsr Limited Liability Co invested in 0% or 6,978 shares. Gsa Prns Limited Liability Partnership reported 38,299 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 83,072 shares. Voya Mgmt Limited Company has 0% invested in Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc). Moreover, Jpmorgan Chase And has 0% invested in Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc). 215,913 are held by Disciplined Growth Invsts Mn. Principal Grp Incorporated Inc reported 263,413 shares.

Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $1.98 million activity. GRAY JENNIFER M also sold $74,256 worth of Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc) shares. 9,078 shares were sold by EBERLE ROBERT A, worth $338,136 on Friday, February 16. The insider Booth Richard Douglas sold 5,660 shares worth $218,864. Another trade for 9,708 shares valued at $326,007 was made by DELUCA NORMAN J on Thursday, December 7. 2,538 Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc) shares with value of $92,637 were sold by Kelly John Francis. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $69,020 was made by D’Amato Ken on Wednesday, December 13.

The stock of Bottomline Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:EPAY) registered a decrease of 11.72% in short interest. EPAY’s total short interest was 2.63 million shares in April as published by FINRA. Its down 11.72% from 2.97M shares, reported previously. With 320,000 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 8 days to cover their EPAY’s short positions. The short interest to Bottomline Technologies Inc’s float is 7.14%.

The stock increased 0.51% or $0.1992 during the last trading session, reaching $39.6392. About 48,552 shares traded. Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:de, Inc) has 0.00% since April 26, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Bottomline Technologies , Inc. provides software as a service based solutions. The company has market cap of $1.61 billion. It operates through four divisions: Cloud Solutions, Digital Banking, Payments and Transactional Documents, and Other. It currently has negative earnings. The companyÂ’s services and products include Paymode-X, a cloud payment network that offers electronic payments and remittance delivery, online access to payment detail and reports, online payment approvals, electronic invoice delivery, and turnkey vendor enrollment and support; and digital banking solutions that provide payments, cash management, and online banking solutions to financial institutions.

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