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Affimed Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.30 (+5.59 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.67
50-Day Range
MA: $6.18
52-Week Range
Now: $5.67
Volume2.54 million shs
Average Volume1.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$500.81 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Affimed (NASDAQ:AFMD) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume7,500,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,040,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+6.53%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$45 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares62,430,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted8.49%
Today's Trading Volume2,537,369 shares
Average Trading Volume1,875,407 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average35.30%

Short Interest Over Time

Affimed (NASDAQ:AFMD) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20217,500,000 shares $45 million +6.5%N/A4.2 $6.00
1/15/20217,040,000 shares $41.25 million +14.3%N/A4.2 $5.86
12/31/20205,890,000 shares $36.99 million +3.9%N/A4.8 $6.28
12/15/20205,890,000 shares $34.93 million +3.9%N/A4.8 $5.93
11/30/20205,670,000 shares $36.06 million +45.0%N/A4.8 $6.36
11/15/20203,910,000 shares $20.88 million -5.6%N/A4 $5.34
10/30/20204,140,000 shares $18.30 million +45.8%N/A4.7 $4.42
10/15/20202,840,000 shares $9.40 million -7.2%N/A3.3 $3.31
9/30/20203,060,000 shares $11.44 million -20.3%N/A3 $3.74
9/15/20203,840,000 shares $12.79 million -8.6%N/A3.1 $3.33
8/31/20204,200,000 shares $14.57 million -16.5%N/A2.9 $3.47
8/14/20205,030,000 shares $17.40 million +66.6%N/A3.3 $3.46
7/31/20203,020,000 shares $10.33 million -37.6%N/A1.9 $3.42
7/15/20204,840,000 shares $17.09 million -1.0%N/A3.1 $3.53
6/30/20204,890,000 shares $19.27 million +160.1%N/A3.3 $3.94
6/15/20201,880,000 shares $8.97 million -12.2%N/A1.3 $4.77
5/29/20202,140,000 shares $8.75 million -7.8%N/A1.8 $4.09
5/15/20202,320,000 shares $7.63 million -4.9%N/A2 $3.29
4/30/20202,440,000 shares $7.71 million -14.4%N/A2.7 $3.16
4/15/20202,850,000 shares $6.33 million -24.8%N/A3.2 $2.22
3/31/20203,790,000 shares $8.49 million -16.3%N/A4.2 $2.24
3/13/20204,529,500 shares $9.01 million -7.6%N/A5.8 $1.99
2/28/20204,900,000 shares $8.33 million +4.7%N/A6.2 $1.70
2/14/20204,680,000 shares $9.41 million -16.3%N/A5.9 $2.01
1/31/20205,590,000 shares $13.53 million +9.2%N/A6.5 $2.42

Affimed (NASDAQ:AFMD) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Affimed's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Affimed shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 7,500,000 shares of AFMD short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Affimed?

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. Affimed currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is Affimed's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Affimed saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 7,500,000 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the previous total of 7,040,000 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.

How does Affimed's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Affimed's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Affimed: Generation Bio Co. (4.89%), Madrigal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (26.04%), NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (9.47%), ADC Therapeutics SA (10.11%), Endo International plc (0.00%), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (5.17%), Pandion Therapeutics, Inc. (2.75%), Revance Therapeutics, Inc. (0.00%), Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (10.22%), and Shattuck Labs, Inc. (1.12%).

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 Affimed stock?

Short selling AFMD is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Affimed as its price is falling. Affimed's stock is trading up $0.30 today. To short Affimed 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 Affimed 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 Affimed?

A short squeeze for Affimed 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 AFMD, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Affimed'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 AFMD, 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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