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Homology Medicines Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.27 (-2.77 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.46
50-Day Range
MA: $12.66
52-Week Range
Now: $9.46
Volume656,834 shs
Average Volume360,210 shs
Market Capitalization$428.20 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Homology Medicines (NASDAQ:FIXX) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,090,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,210,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-5.43%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$22.45 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.6
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares43,610,000 shares
Float Size26,140,000 shares
Short Percent of Float8.00%
Today's Trading Volume656,834 shares
Average Trading Volume360,210 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average82.35%

Short Interest Over Time

Homology Medicines (NASDAQ:FIXX) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20212,090,000 shares $22.45 million -5.4%8.0%3.6 $10.74
1/29/20212,210,000 shares $30.98 million +2.3%8.5%3.5 $14.02
1/15/20212,160,000 shares $26.87 million -14.3%8.4%3.5 $12.44
12/31/20202,660,000 shares $32.74 million -6.3%9.8%4.3 $12.31
12/15/20202,660,000 shares $30.24 million -6.3%9.8%4.3 $11.37
11/30/20202,840,000 shares $35.05 million -4.1%10.6%7 $12.34
11/15/20202,960,000 shares $29.13 million -20.9%11.1%7 $9.84
10/30/20203,740,000 shares $37.21 million -20.1%12.7%9 $9.95
10/15/20204,680,000 shares $52.32 million +5.6%15.9%10.8 $11.18
9/30/20204,430,000 shares $50.28 million -19.6%15.0%8.8 $11.35
9/15/20205,510,000 shares $60.72 million +3.2%18.7%10.4 $11.02
8/31/20205,340,000 shares $54.09 million -3.4%18.1%10.4 $10.13
8/14/20205,530,000 shares $60.44 million +6.8%18.8%11 $10.93
7/31/20205,180,000 shares $58.90 million +11.9%17.6%9.9 $11.37
7/15/20204,630,000 shares $60.88 million +13.8%15.7%9.6 $13.15
6/30/20204,070,000 shares $60.11 million +51.9%13.8%9.2 $14.77
6/15/20202,680,000 shares $40.98 million -6.0%9.1%6.8 $15.29
5/29/20202,850,000 shares $44.40 million -1.7%9.7%7.2 $15.58
5/15/20202,900,000 shares $41.30 million -8.2%9.9%7.3 $14.24
4/30/20203,160,000 shares $46.83 million -0.6%10.5%9.6 $14.82
4/15/20203,180,000 shares $42.90 million +0.3%7.7%10.3 $13.49
3/31/20203,170,000 shares $41.84 million -11.7%10.6%11.8 $13.20
3/13/20203,588,300 shares $67.03 million -5.3%17.1%9.8 $18.68
2/28/20203,790,000 shares $57.53 million +2.2%18.1%11.4 $15.18
2/14/20203,710,000 shares $69.30 million +3.3%12.0%11.2 $18.68

Homology Medicines (NASDAQ:FIXX) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Homology Medicines' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Homology Medicines shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 2,090,000 shares of FIXX short. 8.00% of Homology Medicines' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Homology Medicines?

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. Homology Medicines currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Homology Medicines?

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. 8.00% of Homology Medicines' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Homology Medicines' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Homology Medicines saw a decrease in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 2,090,000 shares, a decrease of 5.4% from the previous total of 2,210,000 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 Homology Medicines' float size?

Homology Medicines currently has issued a total of 45,264,000 shares. Some of Homology Medicines' 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. Homology Medicines currently has a public float of 26,140,000 shares.

How does Homology Medicines' short interest compare to its competitors?

8.00% of Homology Medicines' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Homology Medicines: Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (4.97%), Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (11.68%), Organogenesis Holdings Inc. (4.06%), Endo International plc (0.00%), Heron Therapeutics, Inc. (0.00%), Shattuck Labs, Inc. (1.26%), PMV Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (5.33%), ADC Therapeutics SA (10.26%), Arcutis Biotherapeutics, Inc. (4.65%), and Kronos Bio, Inc. (6.58%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Homology Medicines stock?

Short selling FIXX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Homology Medicines as its price is falling. Homology Medicines' stock is trading down $0.27 today. To short Homology Medicines 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 Homology Medicines 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 Homology Medicines?

A short squeeze for Homology Medicines 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 FIXX, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Homology Medicines' 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 FIXX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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