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NASDAQ:APWC

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$4.08
-0.14 (-3.32 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$3.67
Now: $4.08
$4.49
50-Day Range
$3.60
MA: $5.48
$7.51
52-Week Range
$0.89
Now: $4.08
$8.80
Volume274,300 shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.38 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.31

Short Interest

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume5,900 shares
Previous Short Volume229,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-97.43%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$31,978.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares13,819,000 shares
Float Size2,770,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.21%
Today's Trading Volume274,300 shares
Average Trading Volume1,075,188 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-74.49%

Short Interest Over Time


Asia Pacific Wire & Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20215,900 shares $31,978.00 -97.4%0.2%0 $5.42
1/29/2021229,200 shares $1.54 million +536.7%8.3%0.2 $6.71
1/15/202136,000 shares $162,720.00 No Change1.3%0 $4.52
3/13/2020300 shares $285.00 No Change0.0%0.1 $0.95
2/28/2020300 shares $297.00 -25.0%0.0%0 $0.99
2/14/2020400 shares $520.00 No Change0.0%0 $1.30
1/31/2020400 shares $516.00 +33.3%0.0%0 $1.29
1/15/2020300 shares $426.00 -81.3%0.0%0 $1.42
12/31/20191,600 shares $2,400.00 No Change0.1%0.2 $1.50
5/15/20191,900 shares $4,332.00 +26.7%0.1%0.8 $2.28

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Asia Pacific Wire & Cable shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 5,900 shares of APWC short. 0.21% of Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Asia Pacific Wire & Cable?

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. 0.21% of Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable saw a decline in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 5,900 shares, a decline of 97.4% from the previous total of 229,200 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 Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's float size?

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable currently has issued a total of 13,819,000 shares. Some of Asia Pacific Wire & Cable'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. Asia Pacific Wire & Cable currently has a public float of 2,770,000 shares.

How does Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.21% of Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "industrial products" compare to Asia Pacific Wire & Cable: Sharps Compliance Corp. (4.97%), Gencor Industries, Inc. (1.29%), LiqTech International, Inc. (6.43%), Intellicheck, Inc. (0.00%), ICTS International (0.00%), Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (21.77%), The Eastern Company (1.16%), Energous Co. (5.96%), Graham Co. (1.03%), and Manitex International, Inc. (1.63%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Asia Pacific Wire & Cable stock?

Short selling APWC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Asia Pacific Wire & Cable as its price is falling. Asia Pacific Wire & Cable's stock is trading down $0.14 today. To short Asia Pacific Wire & Cable 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 Asia Pacific Wire & Cable 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 Asia Pacific Wire & Cable?

A short squeeze for Asia Pacific Wire & Cable 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 APWC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Asia Pacific Wire & Cable'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 APWC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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