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4D Molecular Therapeutics Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-1.15 (-4.17 %)
(As of 05/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume134,600 shs
Average Volume150,651 shs
Market Capitalization$705.26 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

4D Molecular Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FDMT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume681,000 shares
Previous Short Volume751,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-9.35%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$25.66 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.3
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares26,694,000 shares
Float Size20,740,000 shares
Short Percent of Float3.28%
Today's Trading Volume134,600 shares
Average Trading Volume150,651 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-10.65%

Short Interest Over Time

4D Molecular Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FDMT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021681,000 shares $25.66 million -9.4%3.3%4.3$37.68
3/31/2021751,200 shares $28.96 million +63.1%3.6%4.6$38.55
3/15/2021460,500 shares $23.20 million +1.3%2.2%2.7$50.38
2/26/2021454,500 shares $19.68 million +72.0%2.2%2.1$43.29
2/12/2021264,300 shares $13.92 million +67.9%1.4%1.2$52.67
1/29/2021157,400 shares $6.61 million +55.1%0.8%0.6$42.00
1/15/2021101,500 shares $4.67 million No Change0.5%0.4$46.00

4D Molecular Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FDMT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is 4D Molecular Therapeutics' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of 4D Molecular Therapeutics shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 681,000 shares of FDMT short. 3.28% of 4D Molecular Therapeutics' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for 4D Molecular Therapeutics?

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. 4D Molecular Therapeutics currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for 4D Molecular Therapeutics?

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. 3.28% of 4D Molecular Therapeutics' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is 4D Molecular Therapeutics' short interest increasing or decreasing?

4D Molecular Therapeutics saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 681,000 shares, a drop of 9.3% from the previous total of 751,200 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 4D Molecular Therapeutics' float size?

4D Molecular Therapeutics currently has issued a total of 26,694,000 shares. Some of 4D Molecular Therapeutics' 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. 4D Molecular Therapeutics currently has a public float of 20,740,000 shares.

How does 4D Molecular Therapeutics' short interest compare to its competitors?

3.28% of 4D Molecular Therapeutics' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "biotechnology" compare to 4D Molecular Therapeutics: Seer, Inc. (10.36%), BioAtla, Inc. (12.85%), Nurix Therapeutics, Inc. (17.55%), Kinnate Biopharma Inc. (6.51%), Silverback Therapeutics, Inc. (11.23%), iTeos Therapeutics, Inc. (5.25%), Pharming Group (0.00%), 22nd Century Group, Inc. (0.00%), Sigilon Therapeutics, Inc. (4.02%), and Kaleido Biosciences, Inc. (15.91%).

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 4D Molecular Therapeutics stock?

Short selling FDMT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from 4D Molecular Therapeutics as its price is falling. 4D Molecular Therapeutics' stock is trading down $1.15 today. To short 4D Molecular Therapeutics 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 4D Molecular Therapeutics 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 4D Molecular Therapeutics?

A short squeeze for 4D Molecular Therapeutics 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 FDMT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is 4D Molecular Therapeutics' 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 FDMT, 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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