Beasley Broadcast Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.21 (+8.40 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume298,504 shs
Average Volume229,059 shs
Market Capitalization$79.55 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Beasley Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:BBGI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume41,700 shares
Previous Short Volume26,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+58.56%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$117,594.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares11,210,000 shares
Float Size8,420,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.50%
Today's Trading Volume298,504 shares
Average Trading Volume229,059 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average30.32%

Short Interest Over Time

Beasley Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:BBGI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202141,700 shares $117,594.00 +58.6%0.5%0.2$2.82
3/31/202126,300 shares $78,637.00 +45.3%0.3%0.1$2.99
3/15/202118,100 shares $51,585.00 +92.6%0.2%0.1$2.85
2/26/20219,400 shares $23,876.00 -70.2%0.1%0$2.54
2/12/202131,500 shares $83,475.00 -10.8%0.4%0.1$2.65
1/29/202135,300 shares $73,424.00 -46.4%0.4%0.1$2.08
1/15/202165,900 shares $129,823.00 +45.8%0.7%0$1.97
12/31/202045,200 shares $70,060.00 +39.1%0.5%0$1.55
12/15/202032,500 shares $46,150.00 -19.4%0.4%0$1.42
11/30/202040,300 shares $64,480.00 -42.9%0.5%0$1.60
11/15/202070,600 shares $101,664.00 -52.7%0.8%0$1.44
10/30/2020149,300 shares $185,132.00 -16.7%1.9%0.1$1.24
10/15/2020179,200 shares $229,376.00 -13.7%2.2%1$1.28
9/30/2020207,700 shares $257,548.00 -12.3%2.6%1$1.24
9/15/2020236,900 shares $310,339.00 -18.8%2.9%1.1$1.31
8/31/2020291,600 shares $443,232.00 +22.4%3.6%0.4$1.52
8/14/2020238,200 shares $412,086.00 +16.8%2.8%0.3$1.73
7/31/2020203,900 shares $360,903.00 +15.5%2.3%0.3$1.77
7/15/2020176,600 shares $303,752.00 +47.3%2.0%0.3$1.72
6/30/2020119,900 shares $291,357.00 -25.9%1.5%0.2$2.43
6/15/2020161,700 shares $349,272.00 +2,950.9%2.0%0.3$2.16
5/29/20205,300 shares $12,667.00 -66.9%0.1%0.1$2.39
5/15/202016,000 shares $36,640.00 +58.4%0.2%0.3$2.29
4/30/202010,100 shares $25,553.00 -55.5%0.1%0.2$2.53
4/15/202022,700 shares $51,756.00 +41.0%0.3%0.4$2.28

Beasley Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:BBGI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Beasley Broadcast Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Beasley Broadcast Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 41,700 shares of BBGI short. 0.50% of Beasley Broadcast Group's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Beasley Broadcast Group?

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. 0.50% of Beasley Broadcast Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Beasley Broadcast Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Beasley Broadcast Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 41,700 shares, an increase of 58.6% from the previous total of 26,300 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 Beasley Broadcast Group's float size?

Beasley Broadcast Group currently has issued a total of 29,355,000 shares. Some of Beasley Broadcast Group'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. Beasley Broadcast Group currently has a public float of 8,420,000 shares.

How does Beasley Broadcast Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.50% of Beasley Broadcast Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "radio broadcasting stations" compare to Beasley Broadcast Group: Spotify Technology S.A. (3.69%), Tencent Music Entertainment Group (0.00%), Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (17.46%), Corus Entertainment Inc. (0.00%), Urban One, Inc. (0.00%), Cumulus Media Inc. (0.00%), Townsquare Media, Inc. (1.58%), Saga Communications, Inc. (2.31%), Urban One, Inc. (0.54%), and Salem Media Group, Inc. (2.19%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Beasley Broadcast Group stock?

Short selling BBGI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Beasley Broadcast Group as its price is falling. Beasley Broadcast Group's stock is trading up $0.21 today. To short Beasley Broadcast Group 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 Beasley Broadcast Group 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 Beasley Broadcast Group?

A short squeeze for Beasley Broadcast Group 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 BBGI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Beasley Broadcast Group'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 BBGI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by Staff
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