NASDAQ:EPAY

Bottomline Technologies (de) Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$38.68
+0.53 (+1.39 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$38.35
$39.14
50-Day Range
$38.15
$49.77
52-Week Range
$37.20
$55.63
Volume235,400 shs
Average Volume290,133 shs
Market Capitalization$1.74 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.29

Short Interest

Bottomline Technologies (de) (NASDAQ:EPAY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,260,000 shares
Previous Short Volume1,180,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+6.78%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$60.27 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares43,500,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.80%
Today's Trading Volume235,400 shares
Average Trading Volume290,133 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-18.86%

Short Interest Over Time


Bottomline Technologies (de) (NASDAQ:EPAY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20211,260,000 shares $60.27 million +6.8%N/A4.2$47.83
3/31/20211,180,000 shares $53.88 million -2.5%N/A4.2$45.66
3/15/20211,210,000 shares $58.27 million -2.4%N/A4.5$48.16
2/26/20211,240,000 shares $57.23 million -6.1%N/A4.8$46.15
2/12/20211,320,000 shares $61.75 million -1.5%N/A5.5$46.78
1/29/20211,340,000 shares $65.16 million -6.3%N/A5.6$48.63
1/15/20211,430,000 shares $76.29 million -13.9%N/A6.2$53.35
12/31/20201,660,000 shares $87.37 million +9.2%N/A7.2$52.63
12/15/20201,520,000 shares $76.15 million +7.8%N/A6.6$50.10
11/30/20201,410,000 shares $65.69 million +3.7%N/A5.9$46.59
11/15/20201,360,000 shares $59.57 million +8.8%N/A5.7$43.80
10/30/20201,250,000 shares $50.15 million +1.6%N/A5.4$40.12
10/15/20201,230,000 shares $52.90 million -1.6%N/A5.3$43.01
9/30/20201,250,000 shares $52.70 million -2.3%N/A5.4$42.16
9/15/20201,280,000 shares $53.90 million -2.3%N/A5.4$42.11
8/31/20201,310,000 shares $62.40 million +4.8%N/A5.6$47.63
8/14/20201,250,000 shares $65.03 million +15.7%2.9%5$52.02
7/31/20201,080,000 shares $52.12 million -4.4%2.6%3.8$48.26
7/15/20201,130,000 shares $53.29 million -1.7%2.7%3.9$47.16
6/30/20201,150,000 shares $56.74 million +9.5%2.7%3.7$49.34
6/15/20201,050,000 shares $52.57 million -12.5%2.5%3.3$50.07
5/29/20201,200,000 shares $59.59 million +6.2%2.8%3.5$49.66
5/15/20201,130,000 shares $45.64 million +9.7%2.7%3.4$40.39
4/30/20201,030,000 shares $44.45 million -1.9%2.4%3.3$43.16
4/15/20201,050,000 shares $38.25 million -9.5%2.5%3.3$36.43

Bottomline Technologies (de) (NASDAQ:EPAY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Bottomline Technologies (de)'s current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bottomline Technologies (de) shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 1,260,000 shares of EPAY short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Bottomline Technologies (de)?

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. Bottomline Technologies (de) currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is Bottomline Technologies (de)'s short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bottomline Technologies (de) saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,260,000 shares, an increase of 6.8% from the previous total of 1,180,000 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.

How does Bottomline Technologies (de)'s short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Bottomline Technologies (de)'s shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "application software" compare to Bottomline Technologies (de): Adobe Inc. (1.11%), salesforce.com, inc. (0.00%), Intuit Inc. (0.00%), Autodesk, Inc. (0.87%), Workday, Inc. (0.00%), Synopsys, Inc. (0.00%), Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (1.22%), ANSYS, Inc. (0.00%), Splunk Inc. (0.00%), and SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (1.40%).

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 Bottomline Technologies (de) stock?

Short selling EPAY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bottomline Technologies (de) as its price is falling. Bottomline Technologies (de)'s stock is trading up $0.53 today. To short Bottomline Technologies (de) 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 Bottomline Technologies (de) 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 Bottomline Technologies (de)?

A short squeeze for Bottomline Technologies (de) 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 EPAY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bottomline Technologies (de)'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 EPAY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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