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Acacia Communications Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.06 (+0.05 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $114.99
50-Day Range
MA: $110.09
52-Week Range
Now: $114.99
Volume653,091 shs
Average Volume1.95 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.90 billion
P/E Ratio72.32
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Acacia Communications (NASDAQ:ACIA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,420,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,710,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+26.20%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$392.68 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares40,600,000 shares
Float Size36,470,000 shares
Short Percent of Float9.38%
Today's Trading Volume653,091 shares
Average Trading Volume1,945,231 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-66.43%

Short Interest Over Time

Acacia Communications (NASDAQ:ACIA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20213,420,000 shares $392.68 million +26.2%9.4%2.3 $114.82
1/15/20212,710,000 shares $309.64 million +0.4%7.5%1.9 $114.26
12/31/20202,770,000 shares $227.39 million -15.0%7.1%4.6 $82.09
12/15/20202,770,000 shares $201.27 million -15.0%7.1%4.6 $72.66
11/30/20203,260,000 shares $232.01 million +1.6%8.4%5.3 $71.17
11/15/20203,210,000 shares $223.67 million -23.0%8.3%5.5 $69.68
10/30/20204,170,000 shares $286.52 million -18.4%10.8%8.9 $68.71
10/15/20205,110,000 shares $344.93 million +10.4%13.2%10.6 $67.50
9/30/20204,630,000 shares $314.19 million +11.6%12.0%9.4 $67.86
9/15/20204,150,000 shares $281.12 million +1.5%10.7%8.2 $67.74
8/31/20204,090,000 shares $279.88 million -6.0%10.6%8.3 $68.43
8/14/20204,350,000 shares $293.84 million -11.0%11.2%8.6 $67.55
7/31/20204,890,000 shares $332.18 million -10.6%12.7%8 $67.93
7/15/20205,470,000 shares $371.85 million -2.7%14.2%8.9 $67.98
6/30/20205,620,000 shares $379.91 million -0.9%14.6%9 $67.60
6/15/20205,670,000 shares $381.59 million +0.5%14.7%8.2 $67.30
5/29/20205,640,000 shares $385.83 million +35.6%14.7%7.2 $68.41
5/15/20204,160,000 shares $280.80 million +54.1%10.8%5.3 $67.50
4/30/20202,700,000 shares $181.58 million +8.9%7.0%4.1 $67.25
4/15/20202,480,000 shares $170.72 million -9.2%6.5%4.1 $68.84
3/31/20202,730,000 shares $187.01 million -12.6%7.1%4.6 $68.50
3/13/20203,124,300 shares $210.08 million -9.4%8.2%4 $67.24
2/28/20203,450,000 shares $222.53 million -4.2%9.0%7.9 $64.50
2/14/20203,600,000 shares $238.21 million +8.1%9.4%9.5 $66.17
1/31/20203,330,000 shares $227.61 million -4.0%8.8%8.2 $68.35

Acacia Communications (NASDAQ:ACIA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Acacia Communications' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Acacia Communications shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 29th, investors have sold 3,420,000 shares of ACIA short. 9.38% of Acacia Communications' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Acacia Communications?

The short interest ratio, also known as the "days to cover ratio", is calculated by dividing the number of shares of a stock sold short divided by its average trading volume. A short interest ratio ranging between 1 and 4 generally indicates strong positive sentiment about a stock and a lack of short sellers. A short interest ratio of 10 or greater indicates strong pessimism about a stock. Acacia Communications currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Acacia Communications?

Companies that have a short interest as a percentage of float below 10% indicates positive investor sentiment and few short sellers. Stocks with a short interest percentage above 10% is considered high, suggesting some investors are pessimistic about the stock. Companies with a short interest percentage of 20% or more indicates widespread negative sentiment. 9.38% of Acacia Communications' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Acacia Communications' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Acacia Communications saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 3,420,000 shares, an increase of 26.2% from the previous total of 2,710,000 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

What is Acacia Communications' float size?

Acacia Communications currently has issued a total of 42,608,000 shares. Some of Acacia Communications' outstanding shares are available for trading, while others are subject to various restrictions. The public float, also referred to as floating shares or "the float", are shares that publicly owned, unrestricted and available to trade on the open market. Acacia Communications currently has a public float of 36,470,000 shares.

How does Acacia Communications' short interest compare to its competitors?

9.38% of Acacia Communications' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" compare to Acacia Communications: Advantest Co. (0.00%), Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (1.46%), ON Semiconductor Co. (7.51%), ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Semiconductor Manufacturing International Co. (0.00%), SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (4.90%), Cree, Inc. (0.00%), IPG Photonics Co. (2.53%), First Solar, Inc. (7.98%), and Inphi Co. (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Acacia Communications stock?

Short selling ACIA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Acacia Communications as its price is falling. Acacia Communications' stock is trading up $0.06 today. To short Acacia Communications stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that Acacia Communications will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Acacia Communications?

A short squeeze for Acacia Communications occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock appreciates in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of ACIA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Acacia Communications' short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including ACIA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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