American Finance Trust Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.10 (+0.38 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume6,247 shs
Average Volume20,418 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.81%

Short Interest

American Finance Trust (NASDAQ:AFINP) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume11,600 shares
Previous Short Volume54,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-78.64%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$295,916.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares1,350,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
Today's Trading Volume6,247 shares
Average Trading Volume20,418 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-69.40%

Short Interest Over Time

American Finance Trust (NASDAQ:AFINP) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202111,600 shares $295,916.00 -78.6%N/A0.6$25.51
3/31/202154,300 shares $1.43 million +852.6%N/A2.6$26.30
3/15/20215,700 shares $145,635.00 -48.2%N/A0.3$25.55
2/26/202111,000 shares $279,070.00 +18.3%N/A0.5$25.37
2/12/20219,300 shares $234,360.00 -38.8%N/A0.4$25.20
1/29/202115,200 shares $380,000.00 -25.9%N/A0.7$25.00
1/15/202120,500 shares $513,320.00 +64.0%N/A0.9$25.04
12/31/202012,500 shares $318,750.00 -15.0%N/A0.6$25.50
12/15/202014,700 shares $372,645.00 +6.5%N/A0.6$25.35
11/30/202013,800 shares $343,689.00 -24.6%N/A0.6$24.91
11/15/202018,300 shares $456,402.00 +44.1%N/A0.8$24.94
10/30/202012,700 shares $297,815.00 -17.0%N/A0.5$23.45
10/15/202015,300 shares $367,925.22 -1.3%N/A0.6$24.05
9/30/202015,500 shares $376,340.00 +21.1%N/A0.6$24.28
9/15/202012,800 shares $303,360.00 +6.7%N/A0.5$23.70
8/31/202012,000 shares $284,760.00 -70.3%N/A0.4$23.73
8/14/202040,400 shares $950,612.00 +12.9%N/A1.1$23.53
7/31/202035,800 shares $823,758.00 +12.6%N/A0.9$23.01
7/15/202031,800 shares $689,424.00 -32.5%N/A0.8$21.68
6/30/202047,100 shares $1.04 million +69.4%N/A1.1 $22.05
6/15/202027,800 shares $652,466.00 +51.1%N/A0.6 $23.47
5/29/202018,400 shares $428,904.00 -6.1%N/A0.3 $23.31
5/15/202019,600 shares $392,000.00 +2.1%N/A0.3 $20.00
4/30/202019,200 shares $384,000.00 -25.6%N/A0.3 $20.00
4/15/202025,800 shares $504,906.00 +150.5%N/A0.3 $19.57

American Finance Trust (NASDAQ:AFINP) Short Interest FAQ

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What is American Finance Trust's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of American Finance Trust shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, traders have sold 11,600 shares of AFINP short.

What is a good short interest ratio for American Finance Trust?

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. American Finance Trust currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is American Finance Trust's short interest increasing or decreasing?

American Finance Trust saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 11,600 shares, a decrease of 78.6% from the previous total of 54,300 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.

How does American Finance Trust's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of American Finance Trust's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "reit—diversified" compare to American Finance Trust: BTB Real Estate Investment Trust (0.00%), Covivio (0.00%), Fibra UNO (0.00%), Goodman Group (0.00%), GPT Group (0.00%), H&R Real Estate Investment Trust (0.00%), Hibernia REIT Plc (0.00%), Icade SA (0.00%), Japan Prime Realty Investment Co. (0.00%), and Land Securities Group plc (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: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short American Finance Trust stock?

Short selling AFINP is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from American Finance Trust as its price is falling. American Finance Trust's stock is trading up $0.10 today. To short American Finance Trust 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 American Finance Trust 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 American Finance Trust?

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

How often is American Finance Trust's 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 AFINP, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/8/2021 by Staff
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