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NASDAQ:BCOV

Brightcove Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$13.72
+0.49 (+3.70 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.22
$13.78
50-Day Range
$13.23
$22.22
52-Week Range
$7.43
$25.26
Volume179,802 shs
Average Volume377,637 shs
Market Capitalization$553.59 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.91

Short Interest

Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume997,000 shares
Previous Short Volume968,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+2.90%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$21.22 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.9
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares38,280,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.47%
Today's Trading Volume179,802 shares
Average Trading Volume377,637 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-52.39%

Short Interest Over Time


Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021997,000 shares $21.22 million +2.9%N/A2.9 $21.28
3/31/2021968,900 shares $19.01 million +10.8%N/A2.9 $19.62
3/15/2021874,700 shares $19.72 million -11.5%N/A2.5 $22.55
2/26/2021987,800 shares $21.53 million +13.9%N/A2.9 $21.80
2/12/2021867,300 shares $18.42 million +10.8%N/A2.1 $21.24
1/29/2021782,600 shares $12.94 million +4.8%N/A2.5 $16.53
1/15/2021746,500 shares $13.48 million -5.4%N/A2.1 $18.06
12/31/2020789,200 shares $14.47 million +4.2%N/A2.2 $18.33
12/15/2020757,300 shares $12.89 million -5.6%N/A2.3 $17.02
11/30/2020802,000 shares $12.37 million -14.9%N/A2.5 $15.42
11/15/2020942,800 shares $12.11 million -2.7%N/A4.2 $12.84
10/30/2020968,900 shares $12.84 million -4.1%N/A4.3 $13.25
10/15/20201,010,000 shares $11.65 million +10.9%N/A4.3 $11.53
9/30/2020911,000 shares $9.33 million +2.7%N/A2.5 $10.24
9/15/2020886,800 shares $8.80 million -1.4%N/A2.4 $9.92
8/31/2020899,000 shares $10.00 million +14.7%N/A2.4 $11.12
8/14/2020783,900 shares $8.50 million +2.4%N/A2.2 $10.84
7/31/2020765,700 shares $8.10 million -0.8%N/A2.2 $10.58
7/15/2020771,800 shares $5.87 million +7.2%2.0%2.4 $7.61
6/30/2020720,200 shares $5.68 million -2.9%1.9%4.5 $7.88
6/15/2020741,900 shares $5.77 million -13.1%1.9%4.3 $7.78
5/29/2020853,900 shares $6.86 million +15.4%2.2%4.3 $8.03
5/15/2020740,100 shares $5.90 million +21.8%1.9%3.3 $7.98
4/30/2020607,700 shares $4.74 million +17.6%1.6%2.7 $7.80
4/15/2020516,700 shares $4.45 million +32.5%N/A2.4 $8.61

Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Brightcove's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Brightcove shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 997,000 shares of BCOV short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Brightcove?

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. Brightcove currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is Brightcove's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Brightcove saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 997,000 shares, an increase of 2.9% from the previous total of 968,900 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.

How does Brightcove's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Brightcove's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to Brightcove: Facebook, Inc. (1.28%), Sea Limited (0.00%), Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (0.00%), eBay Inc. (2.73%), Twitter, Inc. (0.00%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.31%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (5.00%), Opendoor Technologies Inc. (14.59%), and Angi Inc. (12.56%).

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 Brightcove stock?

Short selling BCOV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Brightcove as its price is falling. Brightcove's stock is trading up $0.49 today. To short Brightcove 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 Brightcove 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 Brightcove?

A short squeeze for Brightcove 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 BCOV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Brightcove'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 BCOV, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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