First Financial Bancorp. (FFBC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

+0.05 (+0.21%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

First Financial Bancorp. Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$28.52 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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FFBC Short Interest Over Time

FFBC Days to Cover Over Time

FFBC Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

First Financial Bancorp. Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20241,290,000 shares $28.52 million +6.6%1.4%4.1 $22.11
4/15/20241,210,000 shares $25.49 million -4.7%1.3%3.7 $21.07
3/31/20241,270,000 shares $28.47 million -7.3%1.4%3.8 $22.42
3/15/20241,370,000 shares $29.28 million -11.0%1.5%4.1 $21.37
2/29/20241,540,000 shares $33.42 million +2.7%1.7%4.2 $21.70
2/15/20241,500,000 shares $34.05 million +2.7%1.6%4.1 $22.70
1/31/20241,460,000 shares $32.73 million +20.7%1.6%4.1 $22.42
1/15/20241,210,000 shares $27.73 million +7.1%1.3%3.4 $22.92
12/31/20231,130,000 shares $26.84 million -15.7%1.2%3.3 $23.75
12/15/20231,340,000 shares $31.66 million +17.5%1.4%3.8 $23.63
11/30/20231,140,000 shares $23.04 million +1.8%1.2%3.6 $20.21
11/15/20231,120,000 shares $23.28 million -1.8%1.2%3.7 $20.79
10/31/20231,140,000 shares $21.09 million -4.2%1.2%3.7 $18.50
10/15/20231,190,000 shares $22.88 million -6.3%1.3%4.1 $19.23
9/30/20231,270,000 shares $24.89 million -9.9%1.4%4.3 $19.60
9/15/20231,410,000 shares $28.58 million -3.4%1.5%5 $20.27
8/31/20231,460,000 shares $30.34 million +1.4%1.6%4.9 $20.78
8/15/20231,440,000 shares $30.72 million -17.7%1.6%4.6 $21.33
7/31/20231,750,000 shares $40.41 million -13.8%1.9%5.7 $23.09
7/15/20232,030,000 shares $44.46 million +4.1%2.2%6.3 $21.90
6/30/20231,950,000 shares $39.86 million -12.6%2.2%6.1 $20.44
6/15/20232,230,000 shares $48.75 million +4.7%2.4%6.2 $21.86
5/31/20232,130,000 shares $40.38 million -2.3%2.4%5.3 $18.96
5/15/20232,180,000 shares $40.55 million -1.4%2.3%5.6 $18.60
4/30/20232,210,000 shares $45.75 million +2.8%2.4%5.8 $20.70
4/15/20232,150,000 shares $44.05 million -2.7%2.3%5.7 $20.49
3/31/20232,210,000 shares $48.11 million +13.9%2.4%5.9 $21.77
3/15/20231,940,000 shares $41.81 million +6.0%2.1%5.4 $21.55
2/28/20231,830,000 shares $45.09 million +4.6%2.0%6 $24.64
2/15/20231,750,000 shares $44.42 million -4.4%1.9%5.6 $25.38
1/31/20231,830,000 shares $46.35 million -2.7%2.0%5.6 $25.33
1/15/20231,880,000 shares $46.36 million -1.6%2.0%5.5 $24.66
12/30/20221,910,000 shares $46.28 million -13.6%2.1%5.6 $24.23
12/15/20222,210,000 shares $52.13 million +7.8%2.4%6.4 $23.59
11/30/20222,050,000 shares $54.18 million +2.0%2.2%6.5 $26.43
11/15/20222,010,000 shares $51.66 million -10.7%2.2%6.6 $25.70
10/31/20222,250,000 shares $58.66 million -1.8%2.4%7.3 $26.07
10/15/20222,290,000 shares $53.29 million -4.2%2.5%7.8 $23.27
9/30/20222,390,000 shares $50.38 million +3.0%2.6%8.3 $21.08
9/15/20222,320,000 shares $50.67 million -3.7%2.5%7.7 $21.84
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FFBC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Financial Bancorp.'s current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Financial Bancorp. shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, investors have sold 1,290,000 shares of FFBC short. 1.39% of First Financial Bancorp.'s shares are currently sold short. Learn More on First Financial Bancorp.'s current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for First Financial Bancorp.?

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. FFBC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on First Financial Bancorp.'s short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting First Financial Bancorp.?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of First Financial Bancorp.: Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for First Financial Bancorp.?

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. 1.39% of First Financial Bancorp.'s floating shares are currently sold short.

Is First Financial Bancorp.'s short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Financial Bancorp. saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,290,000 shares, an increase of 6.6% from the previous total of 1,210,000 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 First Financial Bancorp.'s float size?

First Financial Bancorp. currently has issued a total of 95,460,000 shares. Some of First Financial Bancorp.'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. First Financial Bancorp. currently has a public float of 93,000,000 shares.

How does First Financial Bancorp.'s short interest compare to its competitors?

1.39% of First Financial Bancorp.'s shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to First Financial Bancorp.: Simmons First National Co. (1.85%), First Merchants Co. (0.95%), Community Bank System, Inc. (3.82%), Trustmark Co. (2.80%), The Bancorp, Inc. (10.52%), NBT Bancorp Inc. (1.94%), WesBanco, Inc. (1.62%), BancFirst Co. (2.26%), City Holding (6.64%), First Commonwealth Financial Co. (1.52%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Financial Bancorp. stock?

Short selling FFBC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Financial Bancorp. as its price is falling. FFBC shares are trading up $0.05 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Financial Bancorp.?

A short squeeze for First Financial Bancorp. 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 FFBC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Financial Bancorp.'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 FFBC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.

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This page (NASDAQ:FFBC) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by Staff

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