FireEye Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.23 (+1.21 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2.77 million shs
Average Volume4.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.60 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume19,460,000 shares
Previous Short Volume15,530,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+25.31%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$398.35 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares213,470,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted8.16%
Today's Trading Volume2,772,215 shares
Average Trading Volume4,903,735 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-43.47%

Short Interest Over Time

FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202119,460,000 shares $398.35 million +25.3%N/A0$20.47
3/31/202115,530,000 shares $299.57 million +1.2%N/A3.2$19.29
3/15/202115,350,000 shares $316.98 million -3.3%N/A1.7$20.65
2/26/202115,870,000 shares $307.40 million -13.4%N/A1.7$19.37
2/12/202118,320,000 shares $389.30 million +4.7%N/A2$21.25
1/29/202117,500,000 shares $370.13 million -4.7%N/A1.9$21.15
1/15/202118,370,000 shares $410.39 million +5.4%N/A2.1$22.34
12/31/202017,430,000 shares $401.76 million -29.0%N/A2.1$23.05
12/15/202024,540,000 shares $335.46 million -5.4%N/A3.2$13.67
11/30/202025,930,000 shares $398.28 million +13.4%N/A6.8$15.36
11/15/202022,870,000 shares $333.22 million -7.9%N/A6.2$14.57
10/30/202024,820,000 shares $353.93 million +6.9%N/A7.3$14.26
10/15/202023,210,000 shares $325.64 million -2.6%N/A5.8$14.03
9/30/202023,830,000 shares $294.18 million +1.8%N/A0$12.35
9/15/202023,400,000 shares $295.07 million +0.6%N/A5.4$12.61
8/31/202023,270,000 shares $341.60 million +5.6%N/A5.1$14.68
8/14/202022,040,000 shares $322.67 million +5.1%N/A4.4$14.64
7/31/202020,980,000 shares $316.80 million +12.1%N/A4$15.10
7/15/202018,710,000 shares $221.53 million No ChangeN/A3.8$11.84
6/30/202018,710,000 shares $227.79 million +3.7%N/A4$12.18
6/15/202018,040,000 shares $230.19 million +17.5%N/A4$12.76
5/29/202015,360,000 shares $191.69 million +1.5%N/A3.3$12.48
5/15/202015,130,000 shares $172.78 million +14.2%N/A3.5$11.42
4/30/202013,250,000 shares $152.51 million +17.5%N/A2.9$11.51
4/15/202011,280,000 shares $117.42 million +29.4%N/A2.7$10.41

FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) Short Interest FAQ

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What is FireEye's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of FireEye shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 19,460,000 shares of FEYE short.

Is FireEye's short interest increasing or decreasing?

FireEye saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 19,460,000 shares, an increase of 25.3% from the previous total of 15,530,000 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 FireEye's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of FireEye's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "computer peripheral equipment, not elsewhere classified" compare to FireEye: Seiko Epson Co. (0.00%), Xerox Holdings Co. (2.80%), Corsair Gaming, Inc. (20.70%), Digital China Holdings Limited (0.00%), Stratasys Ltd. (0.00%), Mitek Systems, Inc. (0.00%), Identiv, Inc. (0.00%), Immersion Co. (3.28%), Creative Technology Ltd (0.00%), and RADCOM Ltd. (0.13%).

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 FireEye stock?

Short selling FEYE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from FireEye as its price is falling. FireEye's stock is trading up $0.23 today. To short FireEye 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 FireEye 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 FireEye?

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

How often is FireEye'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 FEYE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by Staff
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