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BTCS (BTCS) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

+0.17 (+11.33%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)

BTCS Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
Previous Short Interest
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
Short Interest Ratio
0.4 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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BTCS Short Interest Over Time

BTCS Days to Cover Over Time

BTCS Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

BTCS Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/202466,000 shares $95,040.00 -34.9%0.8%0.4 $1.44
4/15/2024101,300 shares $146,885.00 -26.9%1.2%0.5 $1.45
3/31/2024138,500 shares $243,760.00 +81.5%1.6%0.6 $1.76
3/15/202476,300 shares $106,820.00 +6.4%0.9%0.2 $1.40
2/29/202471,700 shares $121,173.00 +23.6%0.9%0.2 $1.69
2/15/202458,000 shares $102,080.00 +51.0%0.8%0.2 $1.76
1/31/202438,400 shares $61,440.00 -40.1%0.5%0.1 $1.60
1/15/202464,100 shares $119,226.00 -49.7%0.9%0.2 $1.86
12/31/2023127,300 shares $207,499.00 +48.4%1.8%0.5 $1.63
12/15/202385,800 shares $131,703.00 +217.8%0.9%0.5 $1.54
11/30/202327,000 shares $26,578.80 -27.0%0.3%0.3 $0.98
11/15/202337,000 shares $37,111.00 -21.9%0.4%0.7 $1.00
10/31/202347,400 shares $43,342.56 +1.1%0.5%0.9 $0.91
10/15/202346,900 shares $41,942.67 -6.4%0.5%0.9 $0.89
9/30/202350,100 shares $47,043.90 -27.9%0.6%0.7 $0.94
9/15/202369,500 shares $77,840.00 +6.3%0.8%0.8 $1.12
8/31/202365,400 shares $68,670.00 +25.8%0.7%0.6 $1.05
8/15/202352,000 shares $0.00 +20.1%0.6%0.5 $0.00

BTCS Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is BTCS's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of BTCS shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, traders have sold 66,000 shares of BTCS short. 0.76% of BTCS's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on BTCS's current short interest.

What is a good short interest percentage for BTCS?

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. 0.76% of BTCS's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is BTCS's short interest increasing or decreasing?

BTCS saw a decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 66,000 shares, a decrease of 34.8% from the previous total of 101,300 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 BTCS's float size?

BTCS currently has issued a total of 15,700,000 shares. Some of BTCS'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. BTCS currently has a public float of 8,710,000 shares.

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

0.76% of BTCS's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to BTCS: Greenidge Generation Holdings Inc. (3.62%), 9F Inc. (0.09%), Magic Empire Global Limited (0.17%), Bit Origin Ltd (5.22%), Prestige Wealth Inc. (0.48%), SHF Holdings, Inc. (0.12%), Stronghold Digital Mining, Inc. (4.56%), Argo Blockchain plc (1.41%), FlexShopper, Inc. (0.57%), Nuveen Missouri Quality Municipal Income Fund (0.80%),

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. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short BTCS stock?

Short selling BTCS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from BTCS as its price is falling. BTCS shares are trading up $0.17 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 BTCS?

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

How often is BTCS'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 BTCS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.

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This page (NASDAQ:BTCS) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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