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First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$70.87
-0.09 (-0.13 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$70.59
Now: $70.87
$70.98
50-Day Range
$62.92
MA: $66.85
$70.96
52-Week Range
$40.04
Now: $70.87
$71.07
Volume15,750 shs
Average Volume78,599 shs
Market Capitalization$985.09 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.25%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:3,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:2,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+25.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$206,280.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:0.0
Last Record Date:October, 30 2020
Outstanding Shares:13,900,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:15,750 shares
Average Trading Volume:78,599 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-79.96%



First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
10/30/20203,000 $206,280.00 25.0%0.0%0.1$68.76
10/15/20202,400 $155,928.00 -88.8%0.0%0$64.97
9/30/202021,500 $1.44 million -42.5%0.0%0.5$66.82
9/15/202037,600 $2.33 million 0.5%0.0%0.8$62.10
8/31/202037,400 $2.35 million 14.0%0.0%0.7$62.74
8/14/202032,800 $2.15 million -3.5%0.0%0.5$65.61
7/31/202034,000 $2.19 million -3.1%0.0%0.5$64.38
7/15/202035,100 $2.18 million 2.0%0.0%0.5$62.20
6/30/202034,400 $2.12 million 21.6%0.0%0.4$61.58
6/15/202028,300 $1.69 million 1,921.4%0.0%0.3$59.59
5/29/20201,400 $81,690.00 16.7%0.0%0$58.35
5/15/20201,200 $70,272.00 -7.7%0.0%0$58.56
4/30/20201,300 $76,323.00 -40.9%0.0%0$58.71
4/15/20202,200 $121,242.00 -87.7%0.0%0$55.11
3/31/202017,900 $936,707.00 101.1%0.0%0.1$52.33
3/13/20208,900 $465,559.00 -79.5%0.0%0.1$52.31
2/28/202043,300 $1.77 million -15.1%0.0%0.7$40.79
2/14/202051,000 $2.81 million -4.7%0.0%1$55.04
1/31/202053,500 $3.29 million 4.5%0.0%1$61.46
1/15/202051,200 $3.42 million 9.9%0.0%0.9$66.71
12/31/201946,600 $3.06 million 60.7%0.0%0.9$65.73

First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) Short Interest FAQ

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What is First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of October 30th, traders have sold 3,000 shares of FEX short. 0.00% of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund's shares are currently sold short. View details.

Is First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,000 shares, an increase of 25.0% from the previous total of 2,400 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. ($4.66 billion), Aon Plc ($3.83 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($3.33 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.13 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.05 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.85 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($2.80 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.26 billion), Simon Property Group, Inc. ($2.02 billion), and International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. ($1.96 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund stock?

Short selling FEX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund as its price is falling. First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund's stock is trading down $0.09 today. To short First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 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 Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 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 Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund?

A short squeeze for First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 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 FEX, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund'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 FEX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 30 2020.


This page was last updated on 11/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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