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Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$33.52
+0.12 (+0.36%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

Fifth Third Bancorp Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
16,700,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
16,550,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+0.91%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$571.81 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.0
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
681,017,000 shares
Float Size
677,180,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
2.47%
Today's Trading Volume
3,223,499 shares
Average Trading Volume
5,013,865 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
64%
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Fifth Third Bancorp Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202416,700,000 shares $571.81 million +0.9%2.5%3 $34.24
1/15/202416,550,000 shares $568.66 million -5.2%2.4%2.9 $34.36
12/31/202317,450,000 shares $601.85 million -8.5%2.6%3.2 $34.49
12/15/202319,060,000 shares $667.67 million +9.0%2.8%3.5 $35.03
11/30/202317,480,000 shares $506.05 million +1.8%2.6%3.3 $28.95
11/15/202317,180,000 shares $469.19 million +13.8%2.5%3.3 $27.31
10/31/202315,100,000 shares $358.02 million +20.5%2.2%2.8 $23.71
10/15/202312,530,000 shares $304.10 million -0.4%1.9%2.4 $24.27
9/30/202312,580,000 shares $318.65 million +1.6%1.9%2.5 $25.33
9/15/202312,380,000 shares $339.71 million +33.0%1.8%2.4 $27.44
8/31/20239,310,000 shares $247.18 million +18.9%1.4%1.8 $26.55
8/15/20237,830,000 shares $202.48 million +2.6%1.2%1.5 $25.86
7/31/20237,630,000 shares $222.03 million -21.7%1.1%1.3 $29.10
7/15/20239,740,000 shares $262.79 million -1.1%1.4%1.5 $26.98
6/30/20239,850,000 shares $258.17 million +9.7%1.5%1.4 $26.21
6/15/20238,980,000 shares $240.30 million +28.5%1.3%1.2 $26.76
5/31/20236,990,000 shares $169.65 million -22.3%1.0%0.7 $24.27
5/15/20239,000,000 shares $217.98 million +16.3%1.3%0.9 $24.22
4/30/20237,740,000 shares $202.79 million -20.9%1.2%0.8 $26.20
4/15/20239,780,000 shares $258.58 million -1.4%1.5%1.1 $26.44
3/31/20239,920,000 shares $264.27 million -13.5%1.5%1.1 $26.64
3/15/202311,470,000 shares $291.45 million -14.9%1.7%1.4 $25.41
2/28/202313,470,000 shares $488.96 million -3.4%2.0%2.7 $36.30
2/15/202313,940,000 shares $517.17 million -3.8%2.0%2.9 $37.10
1/31/202314,490,000 shares $525.84 million +46.1%2.1%2.9 $36.29
1/15/20239,920,000 shares $343.63 million +6.6%1.5%2 $34.64
12/30/20229,310,000 shares $305.46 million +0.7%1.4%1.9 $32.81
12/15/20229,250,000 shares $295.35 million -2.0%1.4%1.9 $31.93
11/30/20229,440,000 shares $343.24 million -2.9%1.4%2 $36.36
11/15/20229,720,000 shares $354.29 million -17.5%1.4%2.1 $36.45
10/31/202211,780,000 shares $420.43 million -13.1%1.7%2.7 $35.69
10/15/202213,560,000 shares $460.50 million +1.4%2.0%3.1 $33.96
9/30/202213,380,000 shares $427.62 million +23.6%2.0%3.1 $31.96
9/15/202210,830,000 shares $387.50 million +2.6%1.6%2.6 $35.78
8/31/202210,560,000 shares $360.62 million +5.2%1.6%2.4 $34.15
8/15/202210,040,000 shares $373.79 million +4.3%1.5%2.3 $37.23
7/31/20229,630,000 shares $328.58 million -31.1%1.4%2 $34.12
7/15/202213,970,000 shares $471.35 million +0.7%2.1%2.6 $33.74
6/30/202213,870,000 shares $466.03 million +20.6%2.0%2.5 $33.60
6/15/202211,500,000 shares $399.40 million +4.5%1.7%2 $34.73













FITB Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fifth Third Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Fifth Third Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, traders have sold 16,700,000 shares of FITB short. 2.47% of Fifth Third Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Fifth Third Bancorp's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Fifth Third 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. FITB shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on Fifth Third Bancorp's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Fifth Third Bancorp?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Fifth Third Bancorp: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., HAP Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Lighthouse Investment Partners LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, IMC Chicago LLC, UBS Group AG, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., M&T Bank Corp, and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Fifth Third 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. 2.47% of Fifth Third Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Fifth Third Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Fifth Third Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 16,700,000 shares, an increase of 0.9% from the previous total of 16,550,000 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 Fifth Third Bancorp's float size?

Fifth Third Bancorp currently has issued a total of 681,017,000 shares. Some of Fifth Third 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. Fifth Third Bancorp currently has a public float of 677,180,000 shares.

How does Fifth Third Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.47% of Fifth Third Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Fifth Third Bancorp: M&T Bank Co. (2.22%), First Citizens BancShares, Inc. (1.56%), Ally Financial Inc. (4.02%), East West Bancorp, Inc. (3.29%), Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (1.76%), Western Alliance Bancorporation (5.03%), SouthState Co. (5.31%), Popular, Inc. (1.47%), Wintrust Financial Co. (2.27%), Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (2.83%),

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. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Fifth Third Bancorp stock?

Short selling FITB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Fifth Third Bancorp as its price is falling. FITB shares are trading up $0.12 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 Fifth Third Bancorp?

A short squeeze for Fifth Third Bancorp 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 FITB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Fifth Third 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 FITB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:FITB) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff