NASDAQ:CVLT

Commvault Systems Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$66.05
-2.10 (-3.08 %)
(As of 05/10/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$66.01
$68.81
50-Day Range
$62.75
$71.27
52-Week Range
$34.42
$72.33
Volume314,701 shs
Average Volume355,338 shs
Market Capitalization$3.10 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.79

Short Interest

Commvault Systems (NASDAQ:CVLT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume924,700 shares
Previous Short Volume914,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+1.14%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$62.57 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares45,080,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.97%
Today's Trading Volume314,701 shares
Average Trading Volume355,338 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-11.44%

Short Interest Over Time


Commvault Systems (NASDAQ:CVLT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021924,700 shares $62.57 million +1.1%N/A2.6$67.66
3/31/2021914,300 shares $57.77 million -10.4%N/A2.5$63.18
3/15/20211,020,000 shares $68.83 million -17.1%N/A2.7$67.48
2/26/20211,230,000 shares $79.41 million -12.8%N/A3.3$64.56
2/12/20211,410,000 shares $100.22 million -11.9%N/A3.8$71.08
1/29/20211,600,000 shares $101.02 million -20.8%N/A4.6$63.14
1/15/20212,020,000 shares $115.60 million +0.5%N/A6.1$57.23
12/31/20202,010,000 shares $110.63 million +8.7%N/A6.6$55.04
12/15/20201,850,000 shares $97.61 million +2.8%N/A6.1$52.76
11/30/20201,800,000 shares $88.04 million -3.7%N/A6.1$48.91
11/15/20201,870,000 shares $84.00 million +3.3%N/A6.4$44.92
10/30/20201,810,000 shares $72.71 million +22.3%N/A6.5$40.17
10/15/20201,480,000 shares $64.34 million -9.8%3.3%4.9$43.47
9/30/20201,640,000 shares $66.91 million +1.9%3.7%5.3$40.80
9/15/20201,610,000 shares $65.41 million -1.8%3.6%5.2$40.63
8/31/20201,640,000 shares $70.90 million -2.4%3.7%5.1$43.23
8/14/20201,680,000 shares $71.33 million +2.4%3.7%4.9$42.46
7/31/20201,640,000 shares $72.29 million -2.4%N/A4.1$44.08
7/15/20201,680,000 shares $63.44 million -8.7%N/A4.2$37.76
6/30/20201,840,000 shares $71.21 million -5.2%4.4%4$38.70
6/15/20201,940,000 shares $74.79 million +3.2%4.6%3.2$38.55
5/29/20201,880,000 shares $76.06 million +3.9%4.5%2.5$40.46
5/15/20201,810,000 shares $64.40 million -9.1%4.3%2.3$35.58
4/30/20201,990,000 shares $84.95 million -40.4%4.7%2.6$42.69
4/15/20203,340,000 shares $132.36 million -33.5%7.8%4.1$39.63

Commvault Systems (NASDAQ:CVLT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Commvault Systems' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Commvault Systems shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 924,700 shares of CVLT short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Commvault Systems?

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. Commvault Systems currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is Commvault Systems' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Commvault Systems saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 924,700 shares, an increase of 1.1% from the previous total of 914,300 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.

How does Commvault Systems' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Commvault Systems' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "systems software" compare to Commvault Systems: Microsoft Co. (0.82%), Oracle Co. (1.77%), ServiceNow, Inc. (0.00%), VMware, Inc. (14.63%), Fortinet, Inc. (2.32%), Proofpoint, Inc. (0.00%), Axon Enterprise, Inc. (1.87%), C3.ai, Inc. (17.33%), Qualys, Inc. (16.30%), and Progress Software Co. (3.23%).

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 Commvault Systems stock?

Short selling CVLT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Commvault Systems as its price is falling. Commvault Systems' stock is trading down $2.10 today. To short Commvault Systems 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 Commvault Systems 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 Commvault Systems?

A short squeeze for Commvault Systems occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock increases in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of CVLT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Commvault Systems' 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 CVLT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



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