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NASDAQ:AFRM

Affirm - AFRM Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$19.04
-0.24 (-1.24%)
(As of 09/26/2022 05:51 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$18.85
$20.51
50-Day Range
$19.28
$39.91
52-Week Range
$13.64
$176.65
Volume
9.88 million shs
Average Volume
15.09 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.50 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$37.83

Affirm Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
35,150,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
37,160,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-5.41%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$823.56 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.5
Last Record Date
August 31, 2022
Outstanding Shares
289,069,000 shares
Float Size
196,930,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
17.85%
Today's Trading Volume
9,881,688 shares
Average Trading Volume
15,094,396 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-34.53%
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AFRM Short Interest Over Time

AFRM Days to Cover Over Time

AFRM Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time



Affirm (NASDAQ:AFRM) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/202235,150,000 shares $823.56 million -5.4%17.9%2.5 $23.43
8/15/202237,160,000 shares $1.43 billion -6.5%19.1%2.4 $38.42
7/31/202239,730,000 shares $1.07 billion +21.1%20.5%2.2 $26.84
7/15/202232,820,000 shares $756.83 million +1.0%16.9%1.9 $23.06
6/30/202232,510,000 shares $587.13 million +18.3%16.8%2 $18.06
6/15/202227,490,000 shares $511.31 million +0.2%14.2%1.8 $18.60
5/31/202227,440,000 shares $782.04 million +8.2%14.2%1.8 $28.50
5/15/202225,370,000 shares $601.52 million +19.0%13.1%1.8 $23.71
4/30/202221,320,000 shares $611.88 million +12.5%11.2%1.6 $28.70
4/15/202218,960,000 shares $667.20 million +9.5%10.0%1.3 $35.19
3/31/202217,310,000 shares $801.11 million +1.1%9.1%1.1 $46.28
3/15/202217,130,000 shares $485.29 million +24.1%9.0%1.2 $28.33
2/28/202213,800,000 shares $577.39 million -17.6%7.3%1 $41.84
2/15/202216,750,000 shares $750.40 million +31.2%8.6%1.2 $44.80
1/31/202212,770,000 shares $818.17 million +13.5%7.0%1.1 $64.07
1/15/202211,250,000 shares $778.39 million -0.4%6.2%1.1 $69.19
12/31/202111,290,000 shares $1.14 billion +9.3%6.2%1 $100.56
12/15/202110,330,000 shares $1.15 billion +8.3%5.6%0.8 $110.98
11/30/20219,540,000 shares $1.21 billion +2.1%5.2%0.6 $126.68
11/15/20219,340,000 shares $1.38 billion -2.7%5.1%0.6 $147.99
10/29/20219,600,000 shares $1.56 billion -13.4%5.9%0.7 $162.50
10/15/202111,090,000 shares $1.63 billion +21.7%7.0%0.9 $146.73
9/30/20219,110,000 shares $1.09 billion -2.0%6.5%0.9 $119.13
9/15/20219,300,000 shares $1.02 billion +10.6%6.6%1.3 $109.75
8/31/20218,410,000 shares $810.22 million -3.1%8.1%1.7 $96.34
8/13/20218,680,000 shares $572.45 million No Change8.4%3 $65.95













AFRM Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Affirm's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Affirm shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, investors have sold 35,150,000 shares of AFRM short. 17.85% of Affirm's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Affirm's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Affirm?

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. AFRM shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Affirm's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Affirm?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Affirm: Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Nomura Holdings Inc., Centiva Capital LP, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Wolverine Trading LLC, Apollo Management Holdings L.P., Bluefin Capital Management LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Soros Fund Management LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., DRW Securities LLC, Group One Trading L.P., Twin Tree Management LP, UBS Group AG, Bank of Montreal Can, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Walleye Trading LLC, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, National Bank of Canada FI, XR Securities LLC, and CTC LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Affirm?

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. 17.85% of Affirm's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Affirm's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Affirm saw a decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 35,150,000 shares, a decrease of 5.4% from the previous total of 37,160,000 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 Affirm's float size?

Affirm currently has issued a total of 289,069,000 shares. Some of Affirm's 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. Affirm currently has a public float of 196,930,000 shares.

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

17.85% of Affirm's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "business services" compare to Affirm: Concentrix Co. (1.43%), Clean Harbors, Inc. (1.33%), WEX Inc. (1.90%), Futu Holdings Limited (10.26%), Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc. (5.66%), NOV Inc. (3.61%), ExlService Holdings, Inc. (2.57%), Core & Main, Inc. (6.95%), Confluent, Inc. (9.04%), and The Western Union Company (8.58%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Occidental Petroleum Co. ($4.91 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.53 billion), Suncor Energy Inc. ($2.26 billion), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ($2.01 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.92 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($1.84 billion), Plug Power Inc. ($1.81 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.66 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($1.64 billion), and Lumen Technologies, Inc. ($1.50 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Affirm stock?

Short selling AFRM is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Affirm as its price is falling. AFRM shares are trading down $0.19 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Affirm?

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

How often is Affirm'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 AFRM, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2022.



This page (NASDAQ:AFRM) was last updated on 9/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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