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F5 Networks Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.09 (-0.05 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $164.75
50-Day Range
MA: $140.85
52-Week Range
Now: $164.75
Volume581,629 shs
Average Volume856,479 shs
Market Capitalization$10.15 billion
P/E Ratio32.82
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:4,360,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:3,740,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+16.58%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$695.25 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:6.0
Last Record Date:October, 30 2020
Outstanding Shares:60,130,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:581,629 shares
Average Trading Volume:856,479 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-32.09%

F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
10/30/20204,360,000 $695.25 million 16.6%0.0%5.7$159.46
10/15/20203,740,000 $509.61 million -3.1%0.0%5$136.26
9/30/20203,860,000 $488.41 million 5.2%0.0%5.1$126.53
9/15/20203,670,000 $440.36 million 3.4%0.0%4.5$119.99
8/31/20203,550,000 $429.05 million -1.4%0.0%4.3$120.86
8/14/20203,600,000 $471.96 million 7.1%0.0%4.3$131.10
7/31/20203,360,000 $453.40 million 6.7%0.0%3.9$134.94
7/15/20203,150,000 $428.09 million 13.7%0.0%3.6$135.90
6/30/20202,770,000 $421.98 million 8.6%0.0%3.1$152.34
6/15/20202,550,000 $351.49 million 20.9%0.0%2.9$137.84
5/29/20202,110,000 $284.87 million 19.2%0.0%2.2$135.01
5/15/20201,770,000 $256.51 million -19.9%0.0%1.8$144.92
4/30/20202,210,000 $321.05 million 12.2%0.0%2.2$145.27
4/15/20201,970,000 $292.49 million -7.5%0.0%2.1$148.47
3/31/20202,130,000 $271.19 million -19.2%0.0%2.4$127.32
3/13/20202,636,200 $330.55 million 16.7%0.0%2.6$125.39
2/28/20202,260,000 $222.95 million 8.1%0.0%3$98.65
2/14/20202,090,000 $246.37 million -17.7%0.0%2.9$117.88
1/31/20202,540,000 $321.18 million 36.6%0.0%3.7$126.45
1/15/20201,860,000 $234.53 million -7.0%0.0%2.8$126.09
12/31/20192,000,000 $271.64 million -5.2%0.0%3.2$135.82
10/15/20192,130,000 $313.90 million 3.4%3.6%3.2$147.37
8/15/20193,247,300 $406.37 million -1.5%5.5%4.4$125.14

F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Short Interest FAQ

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What is F5 Networks' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of F5 Networks shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of October 30th, traders have sold 4,360,000 shares of FFIV short. 0.00% of F5 Networks' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for F5 Networks?

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. F5 Networks currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

Is F5 Networks' short interest increasing or decreasing?

F5 Networks saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,360,000 shares, an increase of 16.6% from the previous total of 3,740,000 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 F5 Networks' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of F5 Networks' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "communications equipment" compare to F5 Networks: Cisco Systems, Inc. (1.05%), QUALCOMM Incorporated (1.36%), Motorola Solutions, Inc. (0.00%), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (4.22%), Juniper Networks, Inc. (6.50%), Ciena Co. (2.01%), Viasat, Inc. (0.00%), EchoStar Co. (0.00%), InterDigital, Inc. (4.21%), and Infinera Co. (0.00%).

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 F5 Networks stock?

Short selling FFIV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from F5 Networks as its price is falling. F5 Networks' stock is trading down $0.09 today. To short F5 Networks 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 F5 Networks 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 F5 Networks?

A short squeeze for F5 Networks 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 FFIV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is F5 Networks' 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 FFIV, 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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