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Colony Bankcorp Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.27 (+1.83 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $14.99
50-Day Range
MA: $14.25
52-Week Range
Now: $14.99
Volume20,339 shs
Average Volume12,589 shs
Market Capitalization$142.39 million
P/E Ratio14.70
Dividend Yield2.86%

Short Interest

Colony Bankcorp (NASDAQ:CBAN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume70,900 shares
Previous Short Volume58,800 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+20.58%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.02 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover6.3
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares9,500,000 shares
Float Size7,510,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.94%
Today's Trading Volume20,339 shares
Average Trading Volume12,589 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average61.56%

Short Interest Over Time

Colony Bankcorp (NASDAQ:CBAN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202170,900 shares $1.02 million +20.6%0.9%6.3 $14.35
1/29/202158,800 shares $826,728.00 +21.7%0.8%5.3 $14.06
1/15/202148,300 shares $669,438.00 -10.9%0.6%4.5 $13.86
12/31/202046,800 shares $683,280.00 +2.9%0.7%4.7 $14.60
12/15/202046,800 shares $648,648.00 +2.9%0.7%4.7 $13.86
11/30/202045,500 shares $642,460.00 +12.6%0.7%5 $14.12
11/15/202040,400 shares $576,104.00 +0.8%0.6%4.3 $14.26
10/30/202040,100 shares $521,300.00 -16.1%0.6%4.9 $13.00
10/15/202047,800 shares $587,462.00 +6.9%0.7%5.7 $12.29
9/30/202044,700 shares $528,354.00 -14.9%0.6%4.9 $11.82
9/15/202052,500 shares $519,225.00 -10.4%0.8%5.2 $9.89
8/31/202058,600 shares $621,160.00 -2.8%0.8%4.7 $10.60
8/14/202060,300 shares $673,551.00 -2.1%0.9%4.4 $11.17
7/31/202061,600 shares $703,472.00 -10.3%0.9%4 $11.42
7/15/202068,700 shares $733,029.00 -11.8%1.0%4.1 $10.67
6/30/202077,900 shares $810,160.00 +283.7%1.1%4.6 $10.40
6/15/202020,300 shares $238,525.00 -29.5%0.3%1.1 $11.75
5/29/202028,800 shares $340,992.00 +5.9%0.4%1.6 $11.84
5/15/202027,200 shares $345,984.00 +21.4%0.4%1.5 $12.72
4/30/202022,400 shares $280,224.00 +16.7%0.3%1.4 $12.51
4/15/202019,200 shares $211,008.00 -31.2%0.3%1.3 $10.99
3/31/202027,900 shares $300,762.00 -18.7%0.4%2 $10.78
3/13/202034,300 shares $414,344.00 +30.4%0.5%1.8 $12.08
2/28/202026,300 shares $295,612.00 +27.7%0.4%2.8 $11.24
2/14/202020,600 shares $257,912.00 -13.8%0.3%2.7 $12.52

Colony Bankcorp (NASDAQ:CBAN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Colony Bankcorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Colony Bankcorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 70,900 shares of CBAN short. 0.94% of Colony Bankcorp's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Colony Bankcorp?

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. Colony Bankcorp currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Colony Bankcorp?

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. 0.94% of Colony Bankcorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Colony Bankcorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Colony Bankcorp saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 70,900 shares, an increase of 20.6% from the previous total of 58,800 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 Colony Bankcorp's float size?

Colony Bankcorp currently has issued a total of 9,499,000 shares. Some of Colony Bankcorp'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. Colony Bankcorp currently has a public float of 7,510,000 shares.

How does Colony Bankcorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.94% of Colony Bankcorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to Colony Bankcorp: Bank of Marin Bancorp (1.23%), Century Bancorp, Inc. (2.48%), Mercantile Bank Co. (1.59%), First Community Bankshares, Inc. (0.90%), Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. (1.22%), MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. (1.01%), Business First Bancshares, Inc. (0.00%), Independent Bank Co. (1.65%), HBT Financial, Inc. (3.73%), and Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. (1.02%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Colony Bankcorp stock?

Short selling CBAN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Colony Bankcorp as its price is falling. Colony Bankcorp's stock is trading up $0.27 today. To short Colony Bankcorp 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 Colony Bankcorp 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 Colony Bankcorp?

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

How often is Colony Bankcorp'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 CBAN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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