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Academy Sports and Outdoors (ASO) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$71.23
+0.33 (+0.47%)
(As of 02/26/2024 ET)

Academy Sports and Outdoors Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
8,490,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
9,000,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-5.67%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$532.58 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
5.9
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
74,150,000 shares
Float Size
72,930,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
11.64%
Today's Trading Volume
554,152 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,040,162 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
53%
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Academy Sports and Outdoors Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/20248,490,000 shares $532.58 million -5.7%11.6%5.9 $62.73
1/15/20249,000,000 shares $558.81 million -0.7%12.3%5.9 $62.09
12/31/20239,060,000 shares $597.96 million +4.7%12.4%5.6 $66.00
12/15/20238,650,000 shares $528.17 million +11.5%11.9%5.3 $61.06
11/30/20237,760,000 shares $394.75 million -10.6%10.6%4.7 $50.87
11/15/20238,680,000 shares $427.58 million +10.2%11.8%5.4 $49.26
10/31/20237,880,000 shares $353.34 million +11.9%10.8%4.7 $44.84
10/15/20237,040,000 shares $304.48 million -12.7%9.6%4.3 $43.25
9/30/20238,060,000 shares $381.00 million +1.6%11.0%5.1 $47.27
9/15/20237,930,000 shares $397.61 million -4.7%10.8%4.9 $50.14
8/31/20238,320,000 shares $454.02 million -7.6%11.3%4.9 $54.57
8/15/20239,000,000 shares $519.03 million -0.8%12.0%5.1 $57.67
7/31/20239,070,000 shares $542.30 million -7.1%12.1%5.2 $59.79
7/15/20239,760,000 shares $554.08 million -9.2%13.0%5.5 $56.77
6/30/202310,750,000 shares $581.04 million -15.4%14.3%6 $54.05
6/15/202312,710,000 shares $629.53 million +11.8%16.9%7.1 $49.53
5/31/202311,370,000 shares $556.68 million -2.4%15.1%6.5 $48.96
5/15/202311,650,000 shares $687.35 million +6.0%15.4%7.8 $59.00
4/30/202310,990,000 shares $698.08 million -1.4%14.5%7.9 $63.52
4/15/202311,150,000 shares $748.05 million +0.9%14.7%8 $67.09
3/31/202311,050,000 shares $721.01 million -9.7%14.6%7.8 $65.25
3/15/202312,230,000 shares $732.70 million +1.2%16.1%8.9 $59.91
2/28/202312,080,000 shares $714.53 million +1.9%15.7%8.3 $59.15
2/15/202311,860,000 shares $711.60 million -1.1%15.4%7.9 $60.00
1/31/202311,990,000 shares $700.46 million -5.0%15.6%7.4 $58.42
1/15/202312,620,000 shares $702.68 million +3.0%16.4%7.7 $55.68
12/30/202212,250,000 shares $643.62 million +1.2%15.9%7.5 $52.54
12/15/202212,100,000 shares $647.47 million -8.4%15.7%7 $53.51
11/30/202213,210,000 shares $666.84 million -8.5%16.8%7.5 $50.48
11/15/202214,430,000 shares $693.51 million +13.3%18.4%8.5 $48.06
10/31/202212,740,000 shares $560.94 million +15.7%16.2%7.7 $44.03
10/15/202211,010,000 shares $485.32 million +15.3%14.0%6.8 $44.08
9/30/20229,550,000 shares $402.82 million -9.2%12.2%5.8 $42.18
9/15/202210,520,000 shares $505.49 million +7.8%13.4%6.1 $48.05
8/31/20229,760,000 shares $420.46 million -11.0%11.6%5.3 $43.08
8/15/202210,970,000 shares $518.88 million -4.2%13.1%5.2 $47.30
7/31/202211,450,000 shares $492.69 million -0.4%13.7%4.9 $43.03
7/15/202211,490,000 shares $457.30 million +2.2%15.2%4.8 $39.80
6/30/202211,240,000 shares $399.47 million -8.5%14.8%4.4 $35.54
6/15/202212,280,000 shares $430.29 million +38.3%16.2%4.4 $35.04













ASO Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Academy Sports and Outdoors' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Academy Sports and Outdoors shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 8,490,000 shares of ASO short. 11.64% of Academy Sports and Outdoors' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Academy Sports and Outdoors' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Academy Sports and Outdoors?

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. ASO shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on Academy Sports and Outdoors's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Academy Sports and Outdoors?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Academy Sports and Outdoors: Readystate Asset Management LP, GTS Securities LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, UBS Group AG, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Academy Sports and Outdoors?

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. 11.64% of Academy Sports and Outdoors' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Academy Sports and Outdoors' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Academy Sports and Outdoors saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 8,490,000 shares, a decline of 5.7% from the previous total of 9,000,000 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.

What is Academy Sports and Outdoors' float size?

Academy Sports and Outdoors currently has issued a total of 74,150,000 shares. Some of Academy Sports and Outdoors' 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. Academy Sports and Outdoors currently has a public float of 72,930,000 shares.

How does Academy Sports and Outdoors' short interest compare to its competitors?

11.64% of Academy Sports and Outdoors' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to Academy Sports and Outdoors: International Game Technology PLC (2.75%), Columbia Sportswear (8.44%), PowerSchool Holdings, Inc. (12.89%), Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (6.59%), Choice Hotels International, Inc. (13.27%), Planet Fitness, Inc. (4.11%), Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (7.25%), Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. (1.79%), Gildan Activewear Inc. (1.08%), Acushnet Holdings Corp. (17.52%),

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 Academy Sports and Outdoors stock?

Short selling ASO is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Academy Sports and Outdoors as its price is falling. ASO shares are trading up $0.33 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 Academy Sports and Outdoors?

A short squeeze for Academy Sports and Outdoors 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 ASO, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Academy Sports and Outdoors' 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 ASO, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:ASO) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff