S&P 500   5,137.08 (+0.80%)
DOW   39,087.38 (+0.23%)
QQQ   445.61 (+1.51%)
AAPL   179.66 (-0.60%)
MSFT   415.50 (+0.45%)
META   502.30 (+2.48%)
GOOGL   137.14 (-0.95%)
AMZN   178.22 (+0.83%)
TSLA   202.64 (+0.38%)
NVDA   822.79 (+4.00%)
NIO   5.77 (+0.35%)
AMD   202.64 (+5.25%)
BABA   74.63 (+0.81%)
T   17.00 (+0.41%)
F   12.45 (+0.08%)
MU   95.15 (+5.01%)
CGC   3.21 (-2.43%)
GE   158.67 (+1.13%)
DIS   111.93 (+0.31%)
AMC   4.36 (+0.93%)
PFE   26.58 (+0.08%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.33%)
XOM   105.78 (+1.21%)
S&P 500   5,137.08 (+0.80%)
DOW   39,087.38 (+0.23%)
QQQ   445.61 (+1.51%)
AAPL   179.66 (-0.60%)
MSFT   415.50 (+0.45%)
META   502.30 (+2.48%)
GOOGL   137.14 (-0.95%)
AMZN   178.22 (+0.83%)
TSLA   202.64 (+0.38%)
NVDA   822.79 (+4.00%)
NIO   5.77 (+0.35%)
AMD   202.64 (+5.25%)
BABA   74.63 (+0.81%)
T   17.00 (+0.41%)
F   12.45 (+0.08%)
MU   95.15 (+5.01%)
CGC   3.21 (-2.43%)
GE   158.67 (+1.13%)
DIS   111.93 (+0.31%)
AMC   4.36 (+0.93%)
PFE   26.58 (+0.08%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.33%)
XOM   105.78 (+1.21%)
S&P 500   5,137.08 (+0.80%)
DOW   39,087.38 (+0.23%)
QQQ   445.61 (+1.51%)
AAPL   179.66 (-0.60%)
MSFT   415.50 (+0.45%)
META   502.30 (+2.48%)
GOOGL   137.14 (-0.95%)
AMZN   178.22 (+0.83%)
TSLA   202.64 (+0.38%)
NVDA   822.79 (+4.00%)
NIO   5.77 (+0.35%)
AMD   202.64 (+5.25%)
BABA   74.63 (+0.81%)
T   17.00 (+0.41%)
F   12.45 (+0.08%)
MU   95.15 (+5.01%)
CGC   3.21 (-2.43%)
GE   158.67 (+1.13%)
DIS   111.93 (+0.31%)
AMC   4.36 (+0.93%)
PFE   26.58 (+0.08%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.33%)
XOM   105.78 (+1.21%)
S&P 500   5,137.08 (+0.80%)
DOW   39,087.38 (+0.23%)
QQQ   445.61 (+1.51%)
AAPL   179.66 (-0.60%)
MSFT   415.50 (+0.45%)
META   502.30 (+2.48%)
GOOGL   137.14 (-0.95%)
AMZN   178.22 (+0.83%)
TSLA   202.64 (+0.38%)
NVDA   822.79 (+4.00%)
NIO   5.77 (+0.35%)
AMD   202.64 (+5.25%)
BABA   74.63 (+0.81%)
T   17.00 (+0.41%)
F   12.45 (+0.08%)
MU   95.15 (+5.01%)
CGC   3.21 (-2.43%)
GE   158.67 (+1.13%)
DIS   111.93 (+0.31%)
AMC   4.36 (+0.93%)
PFE   26.58 (+0.08%)
PYPL   60.54 (+0.33%)
XOM   105.78 (+1.21%)

First Bancorp (FNLC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$23.10
-0.52 (-2.20%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

First Bancorp Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
34,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
32,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+4.94%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$845,920.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.8
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
11,090,000 shares
Float Size
9,490,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.36%
Today's Trading Volume
12,190 shares
Average Trading Volume
16,155 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
75%
cover of A Guide to High-Short-Interest Stocks and How to Trade Them ebook
Short Selling First Bancorp ?

Sign up to receive the latest short interest report for First Bancorp and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE newsletter.

Skip Charts & View Short Interest History

FNLC Short Interest Over Time

FNLC Days to Cover Over Time

FNLC Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


First Bancorp Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/202434,000 shares $845,920.00 +4.9%0.4%1.8 $24.88
1/31/202432,400 shares $810,000.00 +5.9%0.3%1.8 $25.00
1/15/202430,600 shares $797,742.00 -22.3%0.3%1.8 $26.07
12/31/202339,400 shares $1.11 million +0.5%0.4%2.3 $28.22
12/15/202339,200 shares $1.04 million -21.6%0.4%2.6 $26.53
11/30/202350,000 shares $1.25 million -7.8%0.5%4.3 $24.99
11/15/202354,200 shares $1.37 million +4.2%0.6%4.9 $25.29
10/31/202352,000 shares $1.22 million -0.8%0.6%4.8 $23.43
10/15/202352,400 shares $1.22 million -5.9%0.6%4.8 $23.23
9/30/202355,700 shares $1.31 million +16.5%0.6%5.1 $23.50
9/15/202347,800 shares $1.15 million -12.5%0.5%4.2 $24.12
8/31/202354,600 shares $1.34 million +13.0%0.6%4.3 $24.62
8/15/202348,300 shares $1.26 million -9.0%0.5%3.6 $25.99
7/31/202353,100 shares $1.40 million -17.9%0.6%3.8 $26.39
7/15/202364,700 shares $1.61 million +12.1%0.7%4.2 $24.95
6/30/202357,700 shares $1.40 million -26.6%0.6%3.6 $24.34
6/15/202378,600 shares $2.05 million -11.4%0.8%5 $26.13
5/31/202388,700 shares $2.10 million +9.4%0.9%5.3 $23.70
5/15/202381,100 shares $1.88 million +7.4%0.9%4.9 $23.22
4/30/202375,500 shares $1.86 million +17.8%0.8%4.7 $24.70
4/15/202364,100 shares $1.56 million +1.6%0.7%4.2 $24.38
3/31/202363,100 shares $1.63 million -3.2%0.7%4.4 $25.89
3/15/202365,200 shares $1.72 million +31.2%0.7%4.7 $26.44
2/28/202349,700 shares $1.46 million -11.7%0.5%3.8 $29.28
2/15/202356,300 shares $1.69 million -2.1%0.6%4.6 $30.01
1/31/202357,500 shares $1.71 million +13.2%0.6%4.6 $29.66
1/15/202350,800 shares $1.51 million -17.3%0.5%3.9 $29.69
12/30/202261,400 shares $1.84 million +11.4%0.7%4.7 $29.94
12/15/202255,100 shares $1.61 million +14.6%0.6%4 $29.14
11/30/202248,100 shares $1.51 million -33.8%0.5%3.6 $31.44
11/15/202272,600 shares $2.27 million -19.9%0.8%5.6 $31.26
10/31/202290,600 shares $2.77 million -15.9%1.0%7 $30.56
10/15/2022107,700 shares $3.14 million -0.7%1.2%8.8 $29.13
9/30/2022108,500 shares $2.99 million +0.7%1.2%9.3 $27.55
9/15/2022107,700 shares $3.06 million -3.2%1.2%8.3 $28.38
8/31/2022111,300 shares $3.23 million -6.6%1.2%8.4 $29.00
8/15/2022119,100 shares $3.73 million -0.3%1.3%8.4 $31.30
7/31/2022119,400 shares $3.61 million -3.8%1.3%7.8 $30.21
7/15/2022124,100 shares $3.75 million -6.1%1.3%7.5 $30.18
6/30/2022132,200 shares $3.98 million -11.0%1.4%7.5 $30.13













FNLC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 34,000 shares of FNLC short. 0.36% of First Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on First Bancorp's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for First 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. FNLC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on First Bancorp's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting First Bancorp?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of First 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 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. 0.36% of First Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is First Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 34,000 shares, an increase of 4.9% from the previous total of 32,400 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 Bancorp's float size?

First Bancorp currently has issued a total of 11,090,000 shares. Some of First 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 Bancorp currently has a public float of 9,490,000 shares.

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

0.36% of First Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to First Bancorp: The First of Long Island Co. (0.51%), Financial Institutions, Inc. (0.50%), National Bankshares, Inc. (2.08%), Ames National Co. (1.31%), Camden National Co. (2.88%), Hanmi Financial Co. (2.21%), American National Bankshares Inc. (0.60%), Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. (1.58%), Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (1.56%), Fidelity D & D Bancorp, Inc. (1.24%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Bancorp stock?

Short selling FNLC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Bancorp as its price is falling. FNLC shares are trading down $0.17 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 Bancorp?

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

How often is First 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 FNLC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



More Short Interest Resources from MarketBeat

This page (NASDAQ:FNLC) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff