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Diodes Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+1.60 (+2.31 %)
(As of 05/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume185,727 shs
Average Volume328,801 shs
Market Capitalization$3.16 billion
P/E Ratio32.32
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume736,800 shares
Previous Short Volume838,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-12.15%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$58.20 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares50,610,000 shares
Float Size34,640,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.13%
Today's Trading Volume185,727 shares
Average Trading Volume328,801 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-43.51%

Short Interest Over Time

Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021736,800 shares $58.20 million -12.2%2.1%2.2$78.99
3/31/2021838,700 shares $65.75 million -23.8%2.4%2.5$78.39
3/15/20211,100,000 shares $91.82 million +33.0%3.2%3.2$83.47
2/26/2021827,200 shares $62.68 million +22.8%2.3%2.8$75.77
2/12/2021673,800 shares $54.14 million +0.5%1.9%2.5$80.35
1/29/2021670,700 shares $50.14 million -18.3%1.6%2.5$74.76
1/15/2021820,700 shares $64.96 million +0.6%2.0%3.1$79.15
12/31/2020815,500 shares $56.87 million +14.8%1.9%3.2$69.74
12/15/2020710,700 shares $48.33 million +11.2%1.7%2.6$68.00
11/30/2020639,100 shares $42.47 million -9.2%1.5%2.4$66.46
11/15/2020704,100 shares $45.27 million -12.4%1.7%2.6$64.30
10/30/2020803,800 shares $47.09 million -22.0%1.9%3.1$58.58
10/15/20201,030,000 shares $64.15 million +1.0%2.5%3.8$62.28
9/30/20201,020,000 shares $57.58 million +16.1%2.5%3.7$56.45
9/15/2020878,500 shares $43.56 million +0.6%2.1%3.4$49.58
8/31/2020873,100 shares $42.66 million +12.8%2.1%3.4$48.86
8/14/2020774,000 shares $40.16 million -35.5%1.9%3$51.89
7/31/20201,200,000 shares $61.74 million -6.3%2.9%4.4$51.45
7/15/20201,280,000 shares $65.80 million -12.3%3.1%4.8$51.41
6/30/20201,460,000 shares $72.28 million +20.7%3.6%5.1$49.51
6/15/20201,210,000 shares $59.31 million -4.7%3.0%3.9$49.02
5/29/20201,270,000 shares $61.77 million +2.4%3.1%3.7$48.64
5/15/20201,240,000 shares $53.96 million -17.3%3.1%3.4$43.52
4/30/20201,500,000 shares $76.34 million -41.4%3.6%3.8$50.89
4/15/20202,560,000 shares $115.05 million +4.9%6.2%6.2$44.94

Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Diodes' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Diodes shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 736,800 shares of DIOD short. 2.13% of Diodes' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Diodes?

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. Diodes currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Diodes?

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. 2.13% of Diodes' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Diodes' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Diodes saw a decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 736,800 shares, a decline of 12.1% from the previous total of 838,700 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 Diodes' float size?

Diodes currently has issued a total of 44,617,000 shares. Some of Diodes' 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. Diodes currently has a public float of 34,640,000 shares.

How does Diodes' short interest compare to its competitors?

2.13% of Diodes' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductors" compare to Diodes: NVIDIA Co. (1.58%), Intel Co. (1.35%), Broadcom Inc. (0.00%), Texas Instruments Incorporated (1.42%), Micron Technology, Inc. (0.00%), Analog Devices, Inc. (10.04%), Microchip Technology Incorporated (0.00%), Xilinx, Inc. (4.13%), Marvell Technology, Inc. (0.00%), and Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (1.98%).

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 Diodes stock?

Short selling DIOD is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Diodes as its price is falling. Diodes' stock is trading up $1.60 today. To short Diodes 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 Diodes 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 Diodes?

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

How often is Diodes' 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 DIOD, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/14/2021 by Staff
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