Sky Technologies Stock Down -9.25% Since IPO


Sky Technologies SKYX opened up its shares for public trading for the first time since it filed for IPO in December 2021. The company agreed to initially offer 1.65 million shares to the public at a $14.00 per share. On its first day of trading, the stock fell -9.25% from its opening price of $14.0 to its closing price of $12.71.

Sky Technologies Performance On First Day of Trading

About Sky Technologies and It's IPO

Sky Technologies sells smart applications for home and building. Company's portfolio includes advanced-safe-smart platform technologies, with over 60 U.S. and global patents and patent pending applications.

For its IPO, SKYX agreed to offer 1.65 million shares at a price of $14.00 per share, with an insider lock-up period of 180, ending on August 09, 2022.

An insider lock-up period is a period of time after a company first goes public where major shareholders are not allowed to sell their shares. The insider lock-up period makes sure that the market does not get oversupplied with shares of the company.

Traders may short the stock leading up to the lockup-period expiration date in hopes that the price will fall due to an increase in supply of shares. Retail traders should be watching this stock's short interest as it moves closer to lockup expiration.

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