Commerce Bancshares (CBSH) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$56.96
+0.70 (+1.24%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

Commerce Bancshares Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
2,320,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
2,350,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-1.28%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$126.86 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
4.9
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
129,540,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
1.79%
Today's Trading Volume
237,868 shares
Average Trading Volume
413,923 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
57%
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CBSH Short Interest Over Time

CBSH Days to Cover Over Time

CBSH Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Commerce Bancshares Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20242,320,000 shares $126.86 million -1.3%N/A4.9 $54.68
4/15/20242,350,000 shares $120.39 million +14.6%N/A4.7 $51.23
3/31/20242,050,000 shares $109.06 million -5.1%N/A4.3 $53.20
3/15/20242,160,000 shares $109.94 million -3.6%N/A4.7 $50.90
2/29/20242,240,000 shares $116.57 million +1.8%N/A4.8 $52.04
2/15/20242,200,000 shares $113.98 million -4.4%N/A4.6 $51.81
1/31/20242,300,000 shares $119.88 million +3.6%N/A4.6 $52.12
1/15/20242,220,000 shares $117.33 million +2.3%N/A4.3 $52.85
12/31/20232,170,000 shares $115.90 million -11.1%N/A4.1 $53.41
12/15/20232,440,000 shares $131.66 million -6.5%N/A4.4 $53.96
11/30/20232,610,000 shares $131.99 million -8.4%N/A4.3 $50.57
11/15/20232,850,000 shares $141.45 million +6.0%N/A5 $49.63
10/31/20232,690,000 shares $117.98 million -3.2%N/A5 $43.86
10/15/20232,780,000 shares $131.49 million +2.2%N/A4.9 $47.30
9/30/20232,720,000 shares $130.51 million -7.8%N/A4.7 $47.98
9/15/20232,950,000 shares $143.13 million -1.0%N/A5 $48.52
8/31/20232,980,000 shares $146.29 million +4.9%N/A5.3 $49.09
8/15/20232,840,000 shares $144.73 million -3.4%N/A4.9 $50.96
7/31/20232,940,000 shares $156.35 million -5.5%N/A4.8 $53.18
7/15/20233,110,000 shares $152.14 million +4.4%N/A4.9 $48.92
6/30/20232,980,000 shares $145.13 million -4.2%N/A4.8 $48.70
6/15/20233,110,000 shares $156.31 million +6.5%N/A5 $50.26
5/31/20232,920,000 shares $140.01 million +3.6%N/A4.5 $47.95
5/15/20232,820,000 shares $140.30 million +4.1%N/A4.5 $49.75
4/30/20232,710,000 shares $151.35 million +10.6%N/A4.5 $55.85
4/15/20232,450,000 shares $135.09 million +2.5%N/A4.6 $55.14
3/31/20232,390,000 shares $139.46 million -5.9%N/A4.7 $58.35
3/15/20232,540,000 shares $150.47 million +14.9%N/A5.6 $59.24
2/28/20232,210,000 shares $146.19 million -3.1%N/A5.7 $66.15
2/15/20232,280,000 shares $152.46 million -27.9%N/A6.1 $66.87
1/31/20233,160,000 shares $210.33 million +2.9%N/A8.6 $66.56
1/15/20233,070,000 shares $215.08 million +5.1%N/A8.4 $70.06
12/30/20222,920,000 shares $198.76 million +1.0%N/A8.3 $68.07
12/15/20222,890,000 shares $188.51 million -0.3%N/A7.4 $65.23
11/30/20222,900,000 shares $217.27 million +4.7%N/A7.9 $74.92
11/15/20222,770,000 shares $200.83 million -12.6%2.4%7.4 $72.50
10/31/20223,170,000 shares $224.56 million +2.9%2.8%8.2 $70.84
10/15/20223,080,000 shares $218.09 million +4.4%2.7%7.9 $70.81
9/30/20222,950,000 shares $195.17 million -2.3%2.6%7.6 $66.16
9/15/20223,020,000 shares $211.07 million -1.6%2.6%8 $69.89
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CBSH Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Commerce Bancshares' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Commerce Bancshares shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, investors have sold 2,320,000 shares of CBSH short. Learn More on Commerce Bancshares' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Commerce Bancshares?

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. CBSH shares currently have a short interest ratio of 5.0. Learn More on Commerce Bancshares's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Commerce Bancshares?

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

Is Commerce Bancshares' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Commerce Bancshares saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,320,000 shares, a decline of 1.3% from the previous total of 2,350,000 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.

How does Commerce Bancshares' short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to Commerce Bancshares: Western Alliance Bancorporation (4.90%), Popular, Inc. (0.65%), Wintrust Financial Co. (2.43%), SouthState Co. (5.30%), Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (2.81%), Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) (2.36%), United Bankshares, Inc. (2.58%), First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (6.46%), Columbia Banking System, Inc. (4.10%), East West Bancorp, Inc. (4.01%),

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 Commerce Bancshares stock?

Short selling CBSH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Commerce Bancshares as its price is falling. CBSH shares are trading up $0.70 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 Commerce Bancshares?

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

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



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This page (NASDAQ:CBSH) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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