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Alpine Immune Sciences Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.35 (+3.05 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume157,192 shs
Average Volume113,852 shs
Market Capitalization$282.70 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Alpine Immune Sciences (NASDAQ:ALPN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume601,700 shares
Previous Short Volume644,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-6.61%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$6.78 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover5.1
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares18,560,000 shares
Float Size13,750,000 shares
Short Percent of Float4.38%
Today's Trading Volume157,192 shares
Average Trading Volume113,852 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average38.07%

Short Interest Over Time

Alpine Immune Sciences (NASDAQ:ALPN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021601,700 shares $6.78 million -6.6%4.4%5.1 $11.26
3/31/2021644,300 shares $6.55 million +17.6%3.9%5.1 $10.17
3/15/2021548,000 shares $7.30 million +42.2%4.3%3.9 $13.33
2/26/2021385,500 shares $4.40 million +2.2%3.0%2.6 $11.41
2/12/2021377,200 shares $4.91 million +20.9%3.0%2.9 $13.03
1/29/2021311,900 shares $3.68 million -1.7%2.5%2.7 $11.81
1/15/2021317,400 shares $4.41 million +502.3%2.5%3.3 $13.89
12/31/202052,700 shares $661,912.00 +86.9%0.4%0.7 $12.56
12/15/202028,200 shares $377,880.00 +4.8%0.2%0.4 $13.40
11/30/202026,900 shares $264,696.00 +5.5%0.2%0.6 $9.84
11/15/202025,500 shares $208,590.00 -22.5%0.2%0.6 $8.18
10/30/202032,900 shares $252,672.00 +29.5%0.3%0.7 $7.68
10/15/202025,400 shares $217,170.00 -5.2%0.2%0.4 $8.55
9/30/202026,800 shares $235,572.00 +230.9%0.2%0.4 $8.79
9/15/20208,100 shares $67,068.00 +14.1%0.1%0.1 $8.28
8/31/20207,100 shares $57,936.00 -62.8%0.1%0 $8.16
8/14/202019,100 shares $179,731.00 +27.3%0.2%0 $9.41
7/31/202015,000 shares $172,500.00 +167.9%0.2%0 $11.50
7/15/20205,600 shares $52,584.00 -87.6%0.1%0 $9.39
6/30/202045,200 shares $405,896.00 +250.4%0.5%0.1 $8.98
6/15/202012,900 shares $48,117.00 +104.8%0.2%0 $3.73
5/29/20206,300 shares $22,806.00 -27.6%0.1%0.3 $3.62
5/15/20208,700 shares $26,535.00 +58.2%0.1%0.5 $3.05
4/30/20205,500 shares $16,225.00 -33.7%0.1%0.3 $2.95
4/15/20208,300 shares $26,560.00 No Change0.1%0.5 $3.20

Alpine Immune Sciences (NASDAQ:ALPN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Alpine Immune Sciences' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Alpine Immune Sciences shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 601,700 shares of ALPN short. 4.38% of Alpine Immune Sciences' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Alpine Immune Sciences?

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. Alpine Immune Sciences currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Alpine Immune Sciences?

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. 4.38% of Alpine Immune Sciences' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Alpine Immune Sciences' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Alpine Immune Sciences saw a decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 601,700 shares, a decrease of 6.6% from the previous total of 644,300 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.

What is Alpine Immune Sciences' float size?

Alpine Immune Sciences currently has issued a total of 23,897,000 shares. Some of Alpine Immune Sciences' 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. Alpine Immune Sciences currently has a public float of 13,750,000 shares.

How does Alpine Immune Sciences' short interest compare to its competitors?

4.38% of Alpine Immune Sciences' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Alpine Immune Sciences: Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (0.00%), Shattuck Labs, Inc. (3.86%), Phibro Animal Health Co. (6.29%), Travere Therapeutics, Inc. (8.08%), Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (4.06%), MannKind Co. (0.00%), Zogenix, Inc. (0.00%), Phathom Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (3.77%), Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (12.00%), and Humanigen, Inc. (17.60%).

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 Alpine Immune Sciences stock?

Short selling ALPN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Alpine Immune Sciences as its price is falling. Alpine Immune Sciences' stock is trading up $0.35 today. To short Alpine Immune Sciences 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 Alpine Immune Sciences 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 Alpine Immune Sciences?

A short squeeze for Alpine Immune Sciences 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 ALPN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Alpine Immune Sciences' 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 ALPN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by Staff
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