Equinix Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+19.33 (+2.27 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume3.85 million shs
Average Volume555,679 shs
Market Capitalization$78.31 billion
P/E Ratio229.02
Dividend Yield1.35%

Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,120,000 shares
Previous Short Volume1,270,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-11.81%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$944.66 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.0
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares89,750,000 shares
Float Size89,440,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.25%
Today's Trading Volume3,852,544 shares
Average Trading Volume555,679 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average593.30%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/20211,120,000 shares $944.66 million -11.8%1.3%2 $843.45
8/13/20211,270,000 shares $1.03 billion -1.6%1.4%2.3 $814.09
7/30/20211,290,000 shares $1.06 billion -5.2%1.4%2.3 $820.41
7/15/20211,360,000 shares $1.13 billion -4.9%1.5%2.4 $834.04
6/30/20211,430,000 shares $1.15 billion +26.6%1.6%2.6 $802.60
6/15/20211,130,000 shares $914.17 million +27.0%1.3%2.2 $809.00
5/28/2021889,800 shares $655.53 million +3.4%1.0%2 $736.72
5/14/2021860,700 shares $615.77 million -21.8%N/A1.6 $715.43
4/30/20211,100,000 shares $776.69 million -16.7%N/A2 $706.08
4/15/20211,320,000 shares $916.49 million +10.9%N/A2.4 $694.31
3/31/20211,190,000 shares $803.06 million -3.3%N/A2 $674.84
3/15/20211,230,000 shares $821.64 million +55.9%N/A2.1 $668.00
2/26/2021788,800 shares $503.55 million +0.9%N/A1.4 $638.37
2/12/2021781,800 shares $561.10 million -20.6%N/A1.4 $717.70
1/29/2021984,700 shares $726.94 million +2.5%N/A2 $738.23
1/15/2021960,900 shares $662.70 million -9.4%N/A1.9 $689.67
12/31/20201,060,000 shares $742.42 million -0.9%N/A2.2 $700.40
12/15/20201,070,000 shares $738.33 million +43.3%N/A2.3 $690.03
11/30/2020746,500 shares $522.94 million +0.9%N/A1.7 $700.52
11/15/2020740,200 shares $563.15 million +17.1%N/A1.8 $760.81
10/30/2020632,000 shares $468.11 million -35.0%N/A1.7 $740.68
10/15/2020972,700 shares $795.08 million +6.2%N/A2.8 $817.40
9/30/2020915,800 shares $696.13 million -10.2%N/A2.6 $760.13
9/15/20201,020,000 shares $783.82 million +2.3%N/A2.9 $768.45
8/31/2020996,900 shares $787.33 million +2.6%N/A2.5 $789.78

Institutional Investors Shorting Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Equinix. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
8/31/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A1,900N/A$1,524.00
8/17/2021Elliott Investment Management L.P.N/A150,000N/A$120,390.00
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLC2,1005,200+147.6%$4,174.00
8/17/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A1,900N/A$1,524.00
8/17/2021Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P.3,2002,400-25.0%$1,927.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC64,80092,600+42.9%$74,321.00
8/16/2021Royal Bank of CanadaN/A600N/A$482.00
8/16/2021Credit Suisse AG15,90017,500+10.1%$14,046.00
8/16/2021Maven Securities LTDN/A1,400N/A$1,124.00
8/16/2021Capula Management LtdN/A1,000N/A$803.00
8/16/2021Allianz Asset Management GmbHN/A1,600N/A$1,284.00
8/13/2021PEAK6 Investments LLC100400+300.0%$321.00
8/12/2021Simplex Trading LLCN/A7,600N/A$6,099.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLP131,600103,000-21.7%$82,668.00
8/10/2021Group One Trading L.P.3,4004,100+20.6%$3,291.00
8/6/2021Wolverine Trading LLC14,50017,500+20.7%$14,041.00

Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Equinix's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Equinix shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, traders have sold 1,120,000 shares of EQIX short. 1.25% of Equinix's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Equinix's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Equinix?

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. Equinix currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Equinix

Which institutional investors are shorting Equinix?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Equinix: Pathstone Family Office LLC, Elliott Investment Management L.P., Walleye Trading LLC, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Credit Suisse AG, Maven Securities LTD, Capula Management Ltd, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Simplex Trading LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Group One Trading L.P., and Wolverine Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Equinix?

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. 1.25% of Equinix's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Equinix's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Equinix saw a decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,120,000 shares, a decrease of 11.8% from the previous total of 1,270,000 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 Equinix's float size?

Equinix currently has issued a total of 89,750,000 shares. Some of Equinix'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. Equinix currently has a public float of 89,440,000 shares.

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

1.25% of Equinix's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to Equinix: Facebook, Inc. (1.16%), Sea Limited (0.00%), Twitter, Inc. (2.94%), eBay Inc. (4.82%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (0.94%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (6.08%), Opendoor Technologies Inc. (15.89%), J2 Global, Inc. (0.00%), and Angi Inc. (11.76%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Equinix stock?

Short selling EQIX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Equinix as its price is falling. Equinix's stock is trading up $19.33 today. To short Equinix 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 Equinix 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 Equinix?

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

How often is Equinix'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 EQIX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 9/19/2021 by Staff
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