Why Is Tantech (TANH) Stock Up 91% Today


  • Tantech (TANH) stock is up on Monday with heavy trading.
  • That’s despite a lack of news from the company.
  • It may be cause up in a penny stock pump or meme rally.
TANH Stock - Why Is Tantech (TANH) Stock Up 91% Today

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Tantech (NASDAQ:TANH) stock is taking off on Monday as the manufacturing company experiences heavy trading this morning.

This has more than 42 million shares of TANH stock changing hands as of this writing. That’s a massive leap over its daily average trading volume of about 300,000 shares.

It’s also worth noting that the float for TANH stock is 987,020 units. Investors will also keep in mind that the short interest in Tantech’s float is sitting at 8.24%.

It’s also worth mentioning that TANH is a penny stock. This comes from its prior closing price of only 66 cents and its market capitalization of about $10.039 million.

What This Means for TANH Stock

Being a penny stock means that TANH could be the target of a pump and dump today. On top of that, meme stock traders may also have taken an interest in the company’s shares.

Either of these outcomes would explain why TANH stock is up today. The extra trading activity alongside the lack of news also adds to the idea that this is why shares are in the spotlight on Monday.

TANH stock is up 90.5% as of Monday morning. The stock is up 17% since the start of the year.

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