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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

Akoustis Technologies Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.34 (-6.26%)
(As of 01/21/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
980,884 shs
Average Volume
628,585 shs
Market Capitalization
$264.91 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$28.86 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
December, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/20214,320,000 shares $28.86 million +8.0%N/A7.2 $6.68
12/15/20214,000,000 shares $27.88 million +1.8%N/A6.7 $6.97
11/30/20213,930,000 shares $27.27 million -2.5%N/A7.6 $6.94
11/15/20214,030,000 shares $31.39 million -7.1%N/A7.6 $7.79
10/29/20214,340,000 shares $32.64 million +1.2%N/A8.7 $7.52
10/15/20214,290,000 shares $37.54 million -11.4%N/A9.3 $8.75
9/30/20214,840,000 shares $46.95 million -0.2%N/A11.3 $9.70
9/15/20214,850,000 shares $47.38 million +0.2%N/A11.5 $9.77
8/31/20214,840,000 shares $48.01 million -1.8%N/A10.5 $9.92
8/13/20214,930,000 shares $43.14 million -5.6%N/A11.3 $8.75
7/30/20215,220,000 shares $50.53 million +7.2%N/A11.3 $9.68
7/15/20214,870,000 shares $46.80 million -1.0%N/A9.2 $9.61
6/30/20214,920,000 shares $52.69 million +12.6%N/A9 $10.71
6/15/20214,370,000 shares $47.06 million +0.7%N/A7.6 $10.77
5/28/20214,340,000 shares $41.58 million +1.4%N/A7.3 $9.58
5/14/20214,280,000 shares $35.74 million +8.6%N/A6.1 $8.35
4/30/20213,940,000 shares $48.03 million -1.8%N/A5.3 $12.19
4/15/20214,010,000 shares $48.32 million -0.5%N/A4.7 $12.05
3/31/20214,030,000 shares $51.62 million +11.3%N/A4.6 $12.81
3/15/20213,620,000 shares $51.66 million -4.5%N/A3.8 $14.27
2/26/20213,790,000 shares $55.26 million -19.5%N/A3.8 $14.58
2/12/20214,710,000 shares $77.53 million -20.6%N/A4.8 $16.46
1/29/20215,930,000 shares $90.97 million -24.2%N/A6.2 $15.34
1/15/20217,820,000 shares $104.94 million -9.0%N/A9.4 $13.42
12/31/20208,590,000 shares $106.26 million +2.0%N/A11.3 $12.37

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Akoustis Technologies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Akoustis Technologies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, traders have sold 4,320,000 shares of AKTS short. Learn More on Akoustis Technologies' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Akoustis Technologies?

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. Akoustis Technologies currently has a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Akoustis Technologies

Which institutional investors are shorting Akoustis Technologies?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Akoustis Technologies: Citadel Advisors LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Akoustis Technologies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Akoustis Technologies saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,320,000 shares, an increase of 8.0% from the previous total of 4,000,000 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 Akoustis Technologies' short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "telephone & telegraph apparatus" compare to Akoustis Technologies: AudioCodes Ltd. (0.84%), ADTRAN, Inc. (3.87%), NETGEAR, Inc. (9.07%), Clearfield, Inc. (3.99%), DZS Inc. (1.51%), Exlites Holdings International, Inc. (0.00%), Sunworks, Inc. (0.00%), Minim, Inc. (0.95%), SharpLink Gaming Ltd (2.27%), and Altigen Communications, Inc. (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: S&P Global Inc. ($9.39 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($9.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($7.16 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.05 billion), Lucid Group Inc ($3.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($3.11 billion), Rivian ($3.05 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.76 billion), Zscaler, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($1.99 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Akoustis Technologies stock?

Short selling AKTS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Akoustis Technologies as its price is falling. Akoustis Technologies' stock is trading down $0.34 today. To short Akoustis Technologies 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 Akoustis Technologies 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 Akoustis Technologies?

A short squeeze for Akoustis Technologies 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 AKTS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Akoustis Technologies' 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 AKTS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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