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Amazon.com - AMZN Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$92.42
-1.53 (-1.63%)
(As of 11/29/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$91.44
$94.41
50-Day Range
$86.14
$122.19
52-Week Range
$85.87
$179.80
Volume
65.20 million shs
Average Volume
93.34 million shs
Market Capitalization
$942.84 billion
P/E Ratio
84.83
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$149.19

Amazon.com Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
81,180,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
79,540,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+2.06%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$8.03 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.1
Last Record Date
November 15, 2022
Outstanding Shares
10,201,650,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.80%
Today's Trading Volume
65,204,064 shares
Average Trading Volume
93,343,952 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-30.15%
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AMZN Short Interest Over Time

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Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
11/15/202281,180,000 shares $8.03 billion +2.1%N/A1.1 $98.94
10/31/202279,540,000 shares $8.15 billion +5.7%N/A1.2 $102.44
10/15/202275,250,000 shares $8.04 billion -4.4%N/A1.3 $106.90
9/30/202278,740,000 shares $8.90 billion +1.1%N/A1.4 $113.00
9/15/202277,850,000 shares $9.83 billion +9.1%N/A1.3 $126.28
8/31/202271,380,000 shares $9.05 billion -8.9%N/A1.2 $126.77
8/15/202278,390,000 shares $11.22 billion +15.6%N/A1.1 $143.18
7/31/202267,800,000 shares $9.15 billion -16.9%N/A0.8 $134.95
7/15/202281,630,000 shares $9.27 billion -10.4%N/A0.9 $113.55
6/30/202291,070,000 shares $9.67 billion -18.9%N/A1 $106.21
6/15/2022112,240,000 shares $12.08 billion +13.0%N/A1.3 $107.67
5/31/202299,320,000 shares $11.94 billion +2,004.2%N/A1.1 $120.21
5/15/20224,720,000 shares $10.67 billion +19.8%1.1%1.2 $2,261.10
4/30/20223,940,000 shares $9.79 billion +11.0%0.9%1 $2,485.63
4/15/20223,550,000 shares $10.77 billion -2.7%0.8%0.9 $3,034.13
3/31/20223,650,000 shares $11.90 billion -13.7%0.8%0.9 $3,259.95
3/15/20224,230,000 shares $12.47 billion -1.4%1.0%1.1 $2,947.33
2/28/20224,290,000 shares $13.18 billion -0.7%1.0%1.2 $3,071.26
2/15/20224,320,000 shares $13.52 billion +23.8%1.0%1.2 $3,130.21
1/31/20223,490,000 shares $10.44 billion No Change0.8%0.9 $2,991.47
1/15/20223,490,000 shares $11.32 billion -2.2%0.8%1 $3,242.76
12/31/20213,570,000 shares $11.90 billion -0.8%0.8%1.1 $3,334.34
12/15/20213,600,000 shares $12.48 billion -23.1%0.8%1.1 $3,466.30
11/30/20214,680,000 shares $16.41 billion +10.6%1.1%1.5 $3,507.07
11/15/20214,230,000 shares $15.00 billion -5.4%1.0%1.3 $3,545.68
10/29/20214,470,000 shares $15.07 billion -7.3%1.0%1.5 $3,372.43
10/15/20214,820,000 shares $16.43 billion -2.8%1.1%1.6 $3,409.02
9/30/20214,960,000 shares $16.29 billion -6.9%1.1%1.6 $3,285.04
9/15/20215,330,000 shares $18.53 billion +8.3%1.2%1.7 $3,475.79
8/31/20214,920,000 shares $17.08 billion -3.3%1.1%1.5 $3,470.79
8/13/20215,090,000 shares $16.77 billion +29.9%1.2%1.6 $3,293.97
7/30/20213,920,000 shares $13.04 billion -0.3%0.9%1.2 $3,327.59
7/15/20213,930,000 shares $14.27 billion -13.1%0.9%1.1 $3,631.20
6/30/20214,520,000 shares $15.55 billion -6.4%1.0%1.3 $3,440.16
6/15/20214,830,000 shares $16.34 billion +1.7%1.1%1.4 $3,383.13
5/28/20214,750,000 shares $15.31 billion -1.3%1.1%1.4 $3,223.07
5/14/20214,810,000 shares $15.21 billion +0.8%1.1%1.3 $3,161.47
4/30/20214,770,000 shares $16.56 billion -17.2%N/A1.3 $3,471.31
4/15/20215,760,000 shares $19.20 billion +13.8%1.3%1.7 $3,333.00
3/31/20215,060,000 shares $15.46 billion +8.1%1.2%1.4 $3,055.29













AMZN Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amazon.com's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Amazon.com shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of November 15th, investors have sold 81,180,000 shares of AMZN short. Learn More on Amazon.com's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Amazon.com?

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. AMZN shares currently have a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on Amazon.com's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Amazon.com?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Amazon.com: Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, CMT Capital Markets Trading GmbH, Capital Markets Trading UK LLP, Jane Street Group LLC, Maven Securities LTD, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC, Nomura Holdings Inc., Paloma Partners Management Co, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Laurion Capital Management LP, Lido Advisors LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Masters Capital Management LLC, Elm Ridge Management LLC, Caas Capital Management LP, Capital Fund Management S.A., Citadel Advisors LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, SG3 Management LLC, Baader Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Bluefin Capital Management LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Point72 Hong Kong Ltd, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, Boothbay Fund Management LLC, HBK Investments L P, Continental Advisors LLC, Centiva Capital LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Altshuler Shaham Ltd, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Maven Securities LTD, Interval Partners LP, Dakota Wealth Management, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Twin Tree Management LP, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, UBS Group AG, Group One Trading L.P., BTG Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, IMC Chicago LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, Gratus Capital LLC, Privium Fund Management B.V., Creative Planning, Covenant Asset Management LLC, Clear Street LLC, Clear Street Markets LLC, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, AAF Wealth Management LLC, US Bancorp DE, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Belvedere Trading LLC, Steel Peak Wealth Management LLC, Avestar Capital LLC, QVR LLC, Cutler Group LLC CA, Otter Creek Advisors LLC, Mizuho Markets Cayman LP, Calamos Advisors LLC, Asset Management Corp IL ADV, XR Securities LLC, SNS Financial Group LLC, and Equitec Proprietary Markets LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Amazon.com's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Amazon.com saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 81,180,000 shares, an increase of 2.1% from the previous total of 79,540,000 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 Amazon.com's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "retail/wholesale" compare to Amazon.com: Walmart Inc. (0.44%), The Home Depot, Inc. (0.97%), Overstock.com, Inc. (9.05%), Coupang, Inc. (2.61%), Insight Enterprises, Inc. (6.05%), Wayfair Inc. (31.66%), Revolve Group, Inc. (15.34%), PC Connection, Inc. (7.39%), Poshmark, Inc. (10.86%), and Dingdong (Cayman) Limited (2.54%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Enbridge Inc. ($4.34 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($4.15 billion), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ($2.41 billion), Diamondback Energy, Inc. ($2.05 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($1.75 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($1.66 billion), PG&E Co. ($1.62 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.62 billion), Etsy, Inc. ($1.61 billion), and Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. ($1.60 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Amazon.com stock?

Short selling AMZN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Amazon.com as its price is falling. AMZN shares are trading down $1.53 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 Amazon.com?

A short squeeze for Amazon.com 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 AMZN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Amazon.com'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 AMZN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is November, 15 2022.



This page (NASDAQ:AMZN) was last updated on 11/30/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff