Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.28 (-1.75 %)
(As of 05/10/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume228,823 shs
Average Volume279,238 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.09%

Short Interest

Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund (NASDAQ:CHY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume109,100 shares
Previous Short Volume79,800 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+36.72%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.72 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Today's Trading Volume228,823 shares
Average Trading Volume279,238 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-18.05%

Short Interest Over Time

Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund (NASDAQ:CHY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021109,100 shares $1.72 million +36.7%N/A0.4$15.81
3/31/202179,800 shares $1.17 million +64.9%N/A0.3$14.72
3/15/202148,400 shares $712,932.00 +78.6%N/A0.2$14.73
2/26/202127,100 shares $407,042.00 -61.1%N/A0.1$15.02
2/12/202169,700 shares $1.09 million +511.4%N/A0.3$15.64
1/29/202111,400 shares $164,844.00 -54.0%N/A0$14.46
1/15/202124,800 shares $363,072.00 +8.8%N/A0.1$14.64
12/31/202022,800 shares $329,232.00 +356.0%N/A0.1$14.44
12/15/20205,000 shares $69,750.00 -76.4%N/A0$13.95
11/30/202021,200 shares $287,260.00 -59.3%N/A0.1$13.55
11/15/202052,100 shares $660,107.00 +159.2%N/A0.2$12.67
10/30/202020,100 shares $236,175.00 -44.9%N/A0.1$11.75
10/15/202036,500 shares $452,600.00 +444.8%N/A0$12.40
9/30/20206,700 shares $78,256.00 -85.7%N/A0$11.68
9/15/202011,200 shares $133,840.00 -76.1%N/A0$11.95
8/31/202046,900 shares $591,409.00 +86.1%N/A0.2$12.61
8/14/202025,200 shares $307,692.00 +59.5%N/A0.1$12.21
7/31/202015,800 shares $185,334.00 +163.3%N/A0.1$11.73
7/15/20206,000 shares $68,040.00 -88.3%N/A0$11.34
6/30/202051,200 shares $569,856.00 +450.5%N/A0.2$11.13
6/15/20209,300 shares $100,812.00 -63.1%N/A0$10.84
5/29/202025,200 shares $267,372.00 -52.6%N/A0.1$10.61
5/15/202053,200 shares $517,104.00 -78.3%N/A0.1$9.72
4/30/2020245,500 shares $2.42 million -54.8%N/A0.6$9.84
4/15/2020542,900 shares $5.22 million +125.8%N/A1.3$9.61

Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund (NASDAQ:CHY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 109,100 shares of CHY short.

Is Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 109,100 shares, an increase of 36.7% from the previous total of 79,800 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.

How does Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "asset management" compare to Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund: 3i Group plc (0.00%), 3i Group plc (0.00%), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Global Premier Properties Fund (0.00%), Advent Convertible and Income Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund (0.00%), Amundi SA (0.00%), Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc. (0.00%), and Azimut Holding S.p.A. (0.00%).

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 Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund stock?

Short selling CHY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund as its price is falling. Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund's stock is trading down $0.28 today. To short Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund 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 Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund 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 Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund?

A short squeeze for Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund 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 CHY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund'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 CHY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/11/2021 by Staff
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