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EMCORE Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.09 (+1.34 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.79
50-Day Range
MA: $5.89
52-Week Range
Now: $6.79
Volume607,639 shs
Average Volume722,314 shs
Market Capitalization$247.41 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume31,100 shares
Previous Short Volume68,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-54.86%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$170,739.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares28,670,000 shares
Float Size26,450,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.12%
Today's Trading Volume607,639 shares
Average Trading Volume722,314 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-15.88%

Short Interest Over Time

EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/202131,100 shares $170,739.00 -54.9%0.1%0.1 $5.49
1/15/202168,900 shares $345,878.00 -59.0%0.3%0.3 $5.02
12/31/202083,700 shares $457,839.00 +53.3%0.3%0.5 $5.47
12/15/202083,700 shares $431,892.00 +53.3%0.3%0.5 $5.16
11/30/202054,600 shares $258,804.00 +35.5%0.2%0.4 $4.74
11/15/202040,300 shares $175,305.00 -7.1%0.2%0.4 $4.35
10/30/202043,400 shares $161,882.00 -16.9%0.2%0.6 $3.73
10/15/202052,200 shares $191,574.00 -13.0%0.2%0.6 $3.67
9/30/202060,000 shares $193,200.00 -11.4%0.2%1.1 $3.22
9/15/202067,700 shares $219,348.00 +20.5%0.3%1.2 $3.24
8/31/202056,200 shares $184,336.00 +28.3%0.2%1 $3.28
8/14/202043,800 shares $153,300.00 -29.8%0.2%0.7 $3.50
7/31/202062,400 shares $211,536.00 +5.1%0.2%0.8 $3.39
7/15/202059,400 shares $207,900.00 -8.9%0.2%0.6 $3.50
6/30/202065,200 shares $200,164.00 -13.3%0.3%0.6 $3.07
6/15/202075,200 shares $230,112.00 -20.9%0.3%0.7 $3.06
5/29/202095,100 shares $303,369.00 +14.6%0.4%0.8 $3.19
5/15/202083,000 shares $251,490.00 -8.4%0.3%0.7 $3.03
4/30/202090,600 shares $274,518.00 -4.4%0.4%0.7 $3.03
4/15/202094,800 shares $293,880.00 -14.2%0.4%0.9 $3.10
3/31/2020110,500 shares $288,405.00 -29.9%0.4%1 $2.61
3/13/2020157,600 shares $341,992.00 +41.2%0.6%1.3 $2.17
2/28/2020111,600 shares $194,184.00 -11.9%0.4%1.1 $1.74
2/14/2020126,600 shares $313,968.00 +1.9%0.5%1.4 $2.48
1/31/2020124,300 shares $377,872.00 -18.7%0.5%1.6 $3.04


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What is EMCORE's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of EMCORE shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, investors have sold 31,100 shares of EMKR short. 0.12% of EMCORE's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for EMCORE?

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. 0.12% of EMCORE's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is EMCORE's short interest increasing or decreasing?

EMCORE saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 31,100 shares, a drop of 54.9% from the previous total of 68,900 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 EMCORE's float size?

EMCORE currently has issued a total of 36,438,000 shares. Some of EMCORE'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. EMCORE currently has a public float of 26,450,000 shares.

How does EMCORE's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.12% of EMCORE's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" compare to EMCORE: ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. (0.00%), Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (2.32%), Photronics, Inc. (3.70%), Kopin Co. (1.86%), MagnaChip Semiconductor Co. (0.00%), Ebang International Holdings Inc. (1.86%), Atomera Incorporated (0.00%), ReneSola Ltd (0.00%), AXT, Inc. (3.38%), and NeoPhotonics Co. (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: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short EMCORE stock?

Short selling EMKR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from EMCORE as its price is falling. EMCORE's stock is trading up $0.09 today. To short EMCORE 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 EMCORE 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 EMCORE?

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

How often is EMCORE'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 EMKR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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