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QQQ   288.68
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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
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QQQ   288.68
NASDAQ:ARKR

Ark Restaurants Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$16.36
-0.79 (-4.61%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$16.34
$16.95
50-Day Range
$16.22
$18.75
52-Week Range
$14.39
$21.41
Volume
4,907 shs
Average Volume
5,110 shs
Market Capitalization
$58.08 million
P/E Ratio
4.65
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
1.15

Ark Restaurants (NASDAQ:ARKR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
9,800 shares
Previous Short Volume
9,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+6.52%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$176.40 thousand
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.0
Last Record Date
April, 30 2022
Outstanding Shares
3,550,000 shares
Float Size
1,870,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.52%
Today's Trading Volume
4,907 shares
Average Trading Volume
5,110 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-3.98%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Ark Restaurants (NASDAQ:ARKR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20229,800 shares $176.40 thousand +6.5%0.5%1 $18.00
4/15/20229,200 shares $159.90 thousand -17.9%0.5%0.9 $17.38
3/31/202211,200 shares $206.86 thousand +4.7%0.6%1.2 $18.47
3/15/202210,700 shares $189.93 thousand -32.3%0.6%1.2 $17.75
2/28/202215,800 shares $297.04 thousand +19.7%0.8%1.8 $18.80
2/15/202213,200 shares $236.41 thousand -4.4%0.7%1.7 $17.91
1/31/202213,800 shares $221.35 thousand -22.5%0.7%2.5 $16.04
1/15/202217,800 shares $308.30 thousand +12.7%1.0%3.1 $17.32
12/31/202115,800 shares $265.84 thousand -20.6%0.9%2.7 $16.83
12/15/202119,900 shares $333.13 thousand +24.4%1.1%3.9 $16.74
11/30/202116,000 shares $263.20 thousand -3.6%0.9%3.3 $16.45
11/15/202116,600 shares $288.01 thousand +7.8%0.9%3.4 $17.35
10/29/202115,400 shares $246.40 thousand +0.7%0.8%2.5 $16.00
10/15/202115,300 shares $244.04 thousand -9.5%0.8%2.5 $15.95
9/30/202116,900 shares $265.33 thousand -2.3%0.9%2.1 $15.70
9/15/202117,300 shares $270.75 thousand -21.4%0.9%1.8 $15.65
8/31/202122,000 shares $353.10 thousand +8.4%1.2%2.1 $16.05
8/13/202120,300 shares $309.58 thousand +11.5%1.1%1.8 $15.25
7/30/202118,200 shares $287.56 thousand +2.8%1.0%1.4 $15.80
7/15/202117,700 shares $310.81 thousand -16.9%1.0%1.2 $17.56
6/30/202121,300 shares $420.68 thousand -7.8%1.2%1.4 $19.75
6/15/202123,100 shares $458.30 thousand -8.7%1.3%1.3 $19.84
5/28/202125,300 shares $504.48 thousand -7.3%1.4%1 $19.94
5/14/202127,300 shares $524.16 thousand -8.4%1.5%0.9 $19.20
4/30/202129,800 shares $610.01 thousand +19.2%1.6%0.9 $20.47













Ark Restaurants (NASDAQ:ARKR) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ark Restaurants' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ark Restaurants shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, traders have sold 9,800 shares of ARKR short. 0.52% of Ark Restaurants' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Ark Restaurants' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ark Restaurants?

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. Ark Restaurants currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on Ark Restaurants's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Ark Restaurants?

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. 0.52% of Ark Restaurants' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Ark Restaurants' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ark Restaurants saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 9,800 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the previous total of 9,200 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 Ark Restaurants' float size?

Ark Restaurants currently has issued a total of 3,550,000 shares. Some of Ark Restaurants' 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. Ark Restaurants currently has a public float of 1,870,000 shares.

How does Ark Restaurants' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.52% of Ark Restaurants' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "eating places" compare to Ark Restaurants: Nathan's Famous, Inc. (3.39%), Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (3.62%), Potbelly Co. (1.31%), Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (0.00%), BBQ Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (13.22%), FAT Brands Inc. (1.07%), FAT Brands Inc. (4.10%), Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (5.44%), and BurgerFi International, Inc. (3.15%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.31 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.24 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($2.25 billion), HP Inc. ($2.22 billion), GameStop Corp. ($1.69 billion), Carnival Co. & plc ($1.66 billion), Snap Inc. ($1.64 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($1.63 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.60 billion), and Upstart Holdings, Inc. ($1.53 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Ark Restaurants stock?

Short selling ARKR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ark Restaurants as its price is falling. Ark Restaurants' stock is trading down $0.79 today. To short Ark Restaurants 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 Ark Restaurants 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 Ark Restaurants?

A short squeeze for Ark Restaurants 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 ARKR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Ark Restaurants' 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 ARKR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2022.



This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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