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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
NASDAQ:AVAH

Aveanna Healthcare Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$5.84
+0.05 (+0.86%)
(As of 01/21/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$5.64
$5.90
50-Day Range
$5.77
$8.57
52-Week Range
$5.64
$13.00
Volume
282,649 shs
Average Volume
265,818 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
N/A

Aveanna Healthcare (NASDAQ:AVAH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
2,290,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
2,020,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+13.37%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$16.95 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
4.9
Last Record Date
December, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares
184,164,000 shares
Float Size
47,430,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
4.83%
Today's Trading Volume
282,649 shares
Average Trading Volume
265,818 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
6.33%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Aveanna Healthcare (NASDAQ:AVAH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/20212,290,000 shares $16.95 million +13.4%4.8%4.9 $7.40
12/15/20212,020,000 shares $13.23 million +8.0%4.2%4 $6.55
11/30/20211,870,000 shares $12.04 million -7.4%3.9%3.9 $6.44
11/15/20212,020,000 shares $17.31 million -2.4%4.2%4.4 $8.57
10/29/20212,070,000 shares $15.98 million +11.9%4.3%4.9 $7.72
10/15/20211,850,000 shares $12.45 million +23.3%3.8%4.3 $6.73
9/30/20211,500,000 shares $12.03 million +6.4%3.1%4 $8.02
9/15/20211,410,000 shares $12.32 million -6.6%2.9%3.2 $8.74
8/31/20211,510,000 shares $14.25 million -6.2%3.1%2.6 $9.44
8/13/20211,610,000 shares $15.28 million No Change3.3%2.3 $9.49













Aveanna Healthcare (NASDAQ:AVAH) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aveanna Healthcare's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Aveanna Healthcare shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, traders have sold 2,290,000 shares of AVAH short. 4.83% of Aveanna Healthcare's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Aveanna Healthcare's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Aveanna Healthcare?

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. Aveanna Healthcare currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Aveanna Healthcare

Which institutional investors are shorting Aveanna Healthcare?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Aveanna Healthcare: Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Aveanna Healthcare?

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. 4.83% of Aveanna Healthcare's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Aveanna Healthcare's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Aveanna Healthcare saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,290,000 shares, an increase of 13.4% from the previous total of 2,020,000 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 Aveanna Healthcare's float size?

Aveanna Healthcare currently has issued a total of 184,164,000 shares. Some of Aveanna Healthcare'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. Aveanna Healthcare currently has a public float of 47,430,000 shares.

How does Aveanna Healthcare's short interest compare to its competitors?

4.83% of Aveanna Healthcare's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "medical" compare to Aveanna Healthcare: Beam Therapeutics Inc. (10.36%), Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (5.25%), Oak Street Health, Inc. (17.57%), HealthEquity, Inc. (4.66%), The Ensign Group, Inc. (3.19%), LivaNova PLC (0.00%), Certara, Inc. (3.33%), Blueprint Medicines Co. (4.64%), Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Holdings plc (3.58%), and Option Care Health, Inc. (2.06%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($9.39 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($9.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($7.16 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.05 billion), Lucid Group Inc ($3.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($3.11 billion), Rivian ($3.05 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.76 billion), Zscaler, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($1.99 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Aveanna Healthcare stock?

Short selling AVAH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Aveanna Healthcare as its price is falling. Aveanna Healthcare's stock is trading up $0.05 today. To short Aveanna Healthcare 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 Aveanna Healthcare 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 Aveanna Healthcare?

A short squeeze for Aveanna Healthcare 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 AVAH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Aveanna Healthcare'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 AVAH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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