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NASDAQ:FEMB

First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$37.85
+0.10 (+0.26 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$37.61
Now: $37.85
$37.91
50-Day Range
$37.03
MA: $37.98
$38.58
52-Week Range
$28.26
Now: $37.85
$39.30
Volume27,854 shs
Average Volume148,013 shs
Market Capitalization$261.17 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.33%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF (NASDAQ:FEMB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:30,700 shares
Previous Short Volume:35,800 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-14.25%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$1.14 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:1.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:6,900,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:27,854 shares
Average Trading Volume:148,013 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-81.18%



First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF (NASDAQ:FEMB) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/202030,700 $1.14 million -14.3%0.0%0.6$37.03
12/15/202030,700 $1.17 million -14.3%0.0%0.6$38.11
11/30/202035,800 $1.38 million 78.1%0.0%0.7$38.58
11/15/202020,100 $734,655.00 2.0%0.0%0.4$36.55
10/30/202019,700 $705,457.00 369.1%0.0%0.4$35.81
10/15/20204,200 $145,740.00 -55.8%0.0%0$34.70
9/30/20209,500 $329,175.00 -75.5%0.0%0.2$34.65
9/15/20204,500 $153,945.00 -88.4%0.0%0.1$34.21
8/31/202038,700 $1.37 million -53.8%0.0%1$35.32
8/14/202083,800 $2.98 million 604.2%0.0%1.6$35.51
7/31/202011,900 $415,191.00 -38.3%0.0%0.2$34.89
7/15/202019,300 $687,466.00 -35.2%0.0%0.4$35.62
6/30/202029,800 $1.06 million -33.8%0.0%0.5$35.44
6/15/202045,000 $1.57 million 93.1%0.0%0.6$34.78
5/29/202023,300 $814,801.00 308.8%0.0%0.3$34.97
5/15/20205,700 $198,588.00 -33.7%0.0%0.1$34.84
4/30/20208,600 $299,022.00 437.5%0.0%0.1$34.77
4/15/20201,600 $52,976.00 -11.1%0.0%0$33.11
3/31/20201,800 $57,222.00 -82.4%0.0%0$31.79
3/13/202010,200 $329,664.00 52.2%0.0%0.2$32.32
2/28/20206,700 $200,330.00 -97.9%0.0%0.1$29.90
2/14/2020317,500 $11.24 million 293.0%0.0%4$35.40
1/31/202080,800 $3.05 million 24.1%0.0%1.4$37.70
1/15/202065,100 $2.51 million 508.4%0.0%1.1$38.58
12/31/201910,700 $417,514.00 52.9%0.0%0.2$39.02

First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF (NASDAQ:FEMB) Short Interest FAQ

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What is First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 30,700 shares of FEMB short. 0.00% of First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF?

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. First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 30,700 shares, a decline of 14.2% from the previous total of 35,800 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.

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF stock?

Short selling FEMB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF as its price is falling. First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF's stock is trading up $0.10 today. To short First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 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 First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 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 First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF?

A short squeeze for First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 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 FEMB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF'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 FEMB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.


This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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