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Butterfly Network, Inc. (NYSE:BFLY) Short Interest Update

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Butterfly Network, Inc. (NYSE:BFLY - Get Free Report) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 21,620,000 shares, a decrease of 10.0% from the May 15th total of 24,020,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,430,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 15.1 days. Approximately 14.0% of the company's stock are sold short.

Butterfly Network Price Performance

NYSE BFLY traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $0.88. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,246,902 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,636,975. Butterfly Network has a 12 month low of $0.67 and a 12 month high of $2.71. The company's 50 day simple moving average is $0.93 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $1.01. The company has a market cap of $185.42 million, a P/E ratio of -1.52 and a beta of 2.18.

Butterfly Network (NYSE:BFLY - Get Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 1st. The company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.12) by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $17.66 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.13 million. Butterfly Network had a negative net margin of 179.09% and a negative return on equity of 47.83%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.17) earnings per share. As a group, research analysts predict that Butterfly Network will post -0.42 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Transactions at Butterfly Network

In related news, CFO Heather C. Getz sold 59,848 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $0.95, for a total transaction of $56,855.60. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 2,699,469 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,564,495.55. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 76,678 shares of company stock worth $72,576. Corporate insiders own 27.28% of the company's stock.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Butterfly Network

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Cetera Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Butterfly Network during the first quarter valued at $1,250,000. Levin Capital Strategies L.P. increased its position in shares of Butterfly Network by 93.3% during the 1st quarter. Levin Capital Strategies L.P. now owns 145,000 shares of the company's stock valued at $157,000 after purchasing an additional 70,000 shares during the last quarter. Archon Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Butterfly Network during the 1st quarter valued at about $352,000. Texas Capital Bank Wealth Management Services Inc lifted its stake in shares of Butterfly Network by 42.9% in the 1st quarter. Texas Capital Bank Wealth Management Services Inc now owns 100,000 shares of the company's stock worth $108,000 after purchasing an additional 30,000 shares during the period. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Butterfly Network by 2.9% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 7,885,238 shares of the company's stock worth $8,516,000 after buying an additional 218,720 shares during the last quarter. 37.85% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Butterfly Network

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Butterfly Network, Inc develops, manufactures, and commercializes ultrasound imaging solutions in the United States and internationally. It offers Butterfly iQ, a handheld and single-probe whole body ultrasound system; Butterfly iQ+ and iQ3 ultrasound devices that can perform whole-body imaging in a single handheld probe integrated with the clinical workflow, and accessible on a user's smartphone, tablet, and almost any hospital computer system; and Butterfly iQ+ Vet, a handheld ultrasound system designed for veterinarians.

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