Evolus Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.45 (-3.84 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.27
50-Day Range
MA: $12.81
52-Week Range
Now: $11.27
Volume728,125 shs
Average Volume1.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$492.87 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,000,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,940,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+2.04%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$38.16 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.9
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares27,370,000 shares
Float Size19,350,000 shares
Short Percent of Float15.50%
Today's Trading Volume728,125 shares
Average Trading Volume1,499,448 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-51.44%

Short Interest Over Time

Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20213,000,000 shares $38.16 million +2.0%15.5%1.9 $12.72
3/15/20212,940,000 shares $34.60 million -8.1%16.7%2 $11.77
2/26/20213,200,000 shares $37.44 million -3.3%22.4%2.1 $11.70
2/12/20213,310,000 shares $40.08 million -9.6%15.6%2.3 $12.11
1/29/20213,660,000 shares $25.88 million -11.4%17.2%4.6 $7.07
1/15/20214,130,000 shares $27.01 million +5.9%18.9%5.4 $6.54
12/31/20203,710,000 shares $16.58 million -6.8%16.9%6.3 $4.47
12/15/20203,710,000 shares $13.10 million -6.8%16.9%6.3 $3.53
11/30/20203,980,000 shares $17.79 million -0.5%18.2%9 $4.47
11/15/20204,000,000 shares $14.92 million +6.7%18.3%8.7 $3.73
10/30/20203,750,000 shares $13.20 million +8.7%17.1%8.9 $3.52
10/15/20203,450,000 shares $11.25 million +0.6%15.7%7.7 $3.26
9/30/20203,430,000 shares $15.85 million -15.3%15.6%0 $4.62
9/15/20204,050,000 shares $15.63 million -6.9%18.5%5.6 $3.86
8/31/20204,350,000 shares $15.79 million -6.7%19.8%5.8 $3.63
8/14/20204,660,000 shares $18.64 million -7.4%21.2%5 $4.00
7/31/20205,030,000 shares $19.52 million -4.2%22.9%4.4 $3.88
7/15/20205,250,000 shares $17.12 million -4.0%23.9%4.7 $3.26
6/30/20205,470,000 shares $18.49 million +9.4%24.9%5.1 $3.38
6/15/20205,000,000 shares $27.55 million +14.7%22.8%5.7 $5.51
5/29/20204,360,000 shares $24.55 million +14.4%19.9%4.9 $5.63
5/15/20203,810,000 shares $17.41 million +0.5%17.4%4.6 $4.57
4/30/20203,790,000 shares $19.52 million -37.8%17.3%6 $5.15
4/15/20206,090,000 shares $26.37 million No Change27.8%9.4 $4.33
3/31/20206,090,000 shares $25.94 million -14.1%27.2%8.1 $4.26

Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Evolus' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Evolus shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, traders have sold 3,000,000 shares of EOLS short. 15.50% of Evolus' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Evolus?

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. Evolus currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Evolus?

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. 15.50% of Evolus' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Evolus' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Evolus saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,000,000 shares, an increase of 2.0% from the previous total of 2,940,000 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.

What is Evolus' float size?

Evolus currently has issued a total of 43,733,000 shares. Some of Evolus' 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. Evolus currently has a public float of 19,350,000 shares.

How does Evolus' short interest compare to its competitors?

15.50% of Evolus' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Evolus: Amarin Co. plc (0.00%), Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. (9.86%), Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (11.45%), MacroGenics, Inc. (0.00%), Kura Oncology, Inc. (0.00%), CytoDyn Inc. (0.00%), Morphic Holding, Inc. (3.45%), Cytokinetics, Incorporated (0.00%), Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (0.00%), and Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (3.32%).

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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Evolus stock?

Short selling EOLS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Evolus as its price is falling. Evolus' stock is trading down $0.45 today. To short Evolus 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 Evolus 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 Evolus?

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

How often is Evolus' 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 EOLS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by Staff
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