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Amazon.com (AMZN) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$174.99
+0.41 (+0.23%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

Amazon.com Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
75,180,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
84,850,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-11.40%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$11.67 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.6
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
10,387,380,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.72%
Today's Trading Volume
59,664,017 shares
Average Trading Volume
49,764,172 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
120%
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AMZN Short Interest Over Time

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Amazon.com Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202475,180,000 shares $11.67 billion -11.4%N/A1.6 $155.20
1/15/202484,850,000 shares $13.12 billion -1.7%N/A1.7 $154.62
12/31/202386,330,000 shares $13.12 billion -4.1%N/A1.7 $151.94
12/15/202390,010,000 shares $13.50 billion +3.0%N/A1.7 $149.97
11/30/202387,370,000 shares $12.76 billion +0.9%N/A1.6 $146.09
11/15/202386,560,000 shares $12.40 billion +15.2%N/A1.6 $143.20
10/31/202375,160,000 shares $10.00 billion -5.8%N/A1.4 $133.09
10/15/202379,800,000 shares $10.36 billion +3.9%N/A1.5 $129.79
9/30/202376,820,000 shares $9.77 billion -4.3%N/A1.4 $127.12
9/15/202380,250,000 shares $11.27 billion +9.4%N/A1.5 $140.39
8/31/202373,380,000 shares $10.13 billion -4.0%N/A1.4 $138.01
8/15/202376,430,000 shares $10.52 billion +8.2%N/A1.3 $137.67
7/31/202370,670,000 shares $9.45 billion -10.0%N/A1.2 $133.68
7/15/202378,540,000 shares $10.58 billion +2.5%N/A1.2 $134.68
6/30/202376,660,000 shares $9.99 billion -5.6%N/A1.2 $130.36
6/15/202381,210,000 shares $10.32 billion +8.5%N/A1.3 $127.11
5/31/202374,820,000 shares $9.02 billion +14.2%N/A1.2 $120.58
5/15/202365,540,000 shares $7.29 billion +6.6%N/A1.1 $111.20
4/30/202361,480,000 shares $6.48 billion +4.1%N/A1 $105.45
4/15/202359,070,000 shares $6.06 billion -8.1%N/A0.9 $102.51
3/31/202364,290,000 shares $6.64 billion +13.9%N/A1 $103.29
3/15/202356,470,000 shares $5.43 billion -4.4%N/A0.8 $96.20
2/28/202359,070,000 shares $5.57 billion -4.9%N/A0.8 $94.23
2/15/202362,130,000 shares $6.29 billion -11.7%N/A0.8 $101.16
1/31/202370,390,000 shares $7.26 billion +2.7%N/A0.9 $103.13
1/15/202368,550,000 shares $6.73 billion -10.8%N/A0.8 $98.12
12/30/202276,830,000 shares $6.45 billion +3.0%N/A0.9 $84.00
12/15/202274,580,000 shares $6.60 billion +10.2%N/A0.9 $88.45
11/30/202267,680,000 shares $6.53 billion -16.6%N/A0.9 $96.54
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













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 January 31st, traders have sold 75,180,000 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 2.0. 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: Readystate Asset Management LP, Bluefin Capital Management LLC, DRW Securities LLC, GTS Securities LLC, Torno Capital LLC, Barclays PLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Prelude Capital Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., HAP Trading LLC, Berkley W R Corp, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Clear Street LLC, Clear Street Markets LLC, CMT Capital Markets Trading GmbH, Royal Bank of Canada, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, MGO One Seven LLC, Balyasny Asset Management L.P., Nomura Holdings Inc., Cresset Asset Management LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Teilinger Capital Ltd., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Optiver Holding B.V., Eisler Capital US LLC, Eisler Capital UK Ltd., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Mendel Money Management, IMC Chicago LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., One River Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, UBS Group AG, AAF Wealth Management LLC, Gratus Capital LLC, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, Gladius Capital Management LP, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Altshuler Shaham Ltd, CTC LLC, BCK Capital Management LP, Genus Capital Management Inc., National Bank of Canada FI, Mission Wealth Management LP, Truxt Investmentos Ltda., Simplex Trading LLC, XR Securities LLC, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, NewEdge Wealth LLC, Cerity Partners LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, XY Capital Ltd, Cutler Group LLC CA, Austin Private Wealth LLC, Raymond James & Associates, SG Americas Securities LLC, Gladius Capital Management LP, One River Asset Management LLC, and Hudson Bay Capital Management LP. 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 drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 75,180,000 shares, a drop of 11.4% from the previous total of 84,850,000 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 compare to Amazon.com: Walmart Inc. (0.81%), CDW Co. (1.69%), Coupang, Inc. (1.82%), Chewy, Inc. (4.76%), Insight Enterprises, Inc. (7.48%), Wayfair Inc. (17.45%), PC Connection, Inc. (1.70%), Revolve Group, Inc. (14.26%), Overstock.com, Inc. (10.04%), D-Market Elektronik Hizmetler ve Ticaret A.S. (0.02%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 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 up $0.21 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 increases 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 January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:AMZN) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff