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First Savings Financial Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.08 (+0.12 %)
(As of 05/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume8,997 shs
Average Volume6,296 shs
Market Capitalization$163.59 million
P/E Ratio4.89
Dividend Yield1.05%

Short Interest

First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume25,000 shares
Previous Short Volume19,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+31.58%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.74 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares2,350,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.05%
Today's Trading Volume8,997 shares
Average Trading Volume6,296 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average42.90%

Short Interest Over Time

First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202125,000 shares $1.74 million +31.6%N/A0$69.57
3/31/202119,000 shares $1.28 million -5.9%1.1%3.6$67.38
3/15/202120,200 shares $1.41 million -1.0%1.2%3.7$69.88
2/26/202120,400 shares $1.28 million +17.2%1.2%4.1$62.71
2/12/202117,400 shares $1.07 million +13.7%1.1%3.6$61.60
1/29/202115,300 shares $929,934.00 +1.3%0.9%3.1$60.78
1/15/202115,100 shares $966,853.00 -2.0%1.0%3.1$64.03
12/31/202015,400 shares $991,760.00 -19.8%0.9%3.3$64.40
12/15/202019,200 shares $1.23 million +1.1%1.1%4.7$64.31
11/30/202019,000 shares $1.20 million -4.0%1.1%5.4$63.20
11/15/202019,800 shares $1.25 million No Change1.1%5.8$63.25
10/30/202019,800 shares $1.08 million -16.5%1.1%5.7$54.75
10/15/202023,700 shares $1.27 million +7.2%1.4%5.5$53.60
9/30/202022,100 shares $1.20 million -7.9%1.3%5.8$54.34
9/15/202024,000 shares $1.15 million +3.9%1.4%3.3$48.00
8/31/202023,100 shares $1.00 million -7.2%1.3%3$43.50
8/14/202024,900 shares $1.20 million +5.5%1.4%3.1$48.21
7/31/202023,600 shares $1.00 million +2.6%1.4%2.9$42.50
7/15/202023,000 shares $911,950.00 -13.9%1.3%3$39.65
6/30/202026,700 shares $1.17 million +2,570.0%1.5%3.5$43.92
6/15/20201,000 shares $42,010.00 +900.0%0.1%0.2$42.01
5/29/2020100 shares $4,100.00 -83.3%0.0%0$41.00
5/15/2020600 shares $24,780.00 -60.0%0.0%0.1$41.30
4/30/20201,500 shares $64,455.00 -28.6%0.1%0.4$42.97
4/15/20202,100 shares $85,344.00 +40.0%0.1%0.4$40.64

First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) Short Interest FAQ

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What is First Savings Financial Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Savings Financial Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 25,000 shares of FSFG short.

Is First Savings Financial Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Savings Financial Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 25,000 shares, an increase of 31.6% from the previous total of 19,000 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 First Savings Financial Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of First Savings Financial Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "federal savings institutions" compare to First Savings Financial Group: Waterstone Financial, Inc. (1.10%), NASB Financial, Inc. (0.00%), HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (1.21%), Provident Bancorp Inc (0.00%), Northrim BanCorp, Inc. (0.69%), Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (1.64%), Territorial Bancorp Inc. (1.70%), BCB Bancorp, Inc. (1.60%), Sterling Bancorp (1.83%), and Western New England Bancorp, Inc. (1.64%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Savings Financial Group stock?

Short selling FSFG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Savings Financial Group as its price is falling. First Savings Financial Group's stock is trading up $0.08 today. To short First Savings Financial Group 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 First Savings Financial Group 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 Savings Financial Group?

A short squeeze for First Savings Financial Group 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 FSFG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Savings Financial Group'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 FSFG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/13/2021 by Staff
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