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NASDAQ:FTC

First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$98.86
+0.97 (+0.99 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$97.39
Now: $98.86
$99.81
50-Day Range
$95.68
MA: $101.22
$106.03
52-Week Range
$50.01
Now: $98.86
$106.95
Volume71,400 shs
Average Volume58,674 shs
Market Capitalization$1.06 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.40%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FTC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume16,000 shares
Previous Short Volume13,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+18.52%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.58 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares10,750,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.15%
Today's Trading Volume71,400 shares
Average Trading Volume58,674 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average21.69%

Short Interest Over Time


First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FTC) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202116,000 shares $1.58 million +18.5%N/A0.3 $98.86
1/29/202113,500 shares $1.40 million +4.7%N/A0.2 $103.89
1/15/202112,900 shares $1.26 million -43.4%N/A0.2 $97.63
12/31/202021,700 shares $2.17 million -17.5%N/A0.4 $99.85
12/15/202021,700 shares $2.09 million -17.5%N/A0.4 $96.35
11/30/202026,300 shares $2.57 million -68.4%N/A0.5 $97.63
11/15/202083,300 shares $7.67 million +350.3%N/A1.5 $92.13
10/30/202018,500 shares $1.63 million -55.0%N/A0.4 $88.16
10/15/202041,100 shares $3.56 million +106.5%N/A0 $86.70
9/30/202019,900 shares $1.78 million +17.8%N/A0.4 $89.45
9/15/202041,500 shares $3.41 million +145.6%N/A1 $82.23
8/31/202016,900 shares $1.38 million -6.1%N/A0.4 $81.72
8/14/202018,000 shares $1.57 million -20.0%N/A0.4 $87.42
7/31/202022,500 shares $1.88 million +30.8%N/A0.5 $83.73
7/15/202017,200 shares $1.41 million -29.2%N/A0.3 $81.95
6/30/202024,300 shares $1.94 million +17.4%N/A0.4 $79.69
6/15/202020,700 shares $1.61 million -14.1%N/A0.3 $77.66
5/29/202024,100 shares $1.81 million -27.8%N/A0.3 $75.07
5/15/202033,400 shares $2.48 million No ChangeN/A0.4 $74.27
4/30/202033,400 shares $2.42 million +18.9%N/A0.4 $72.37
4/15/202028,100 shares $2.00 million +16.6%N/A0.3 $71.24
3/31/202024,100 shares $1.61 million +4.8%N/A0.3 $66.91
3/13/202023,000 shares $1.48 million +3,185.7%N/A0.2 $64.18
2/28/2020700 shares $36,323.00 -97.5%N/A0 $51.89
2/14/202028,100 shares $1.89 million +778.1%N/A0.4 $67.24

First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FTC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 16,000 shares of FTC short.

Is First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 16,000 shares, an increase of 18.5% from the previous total of 13,500 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.

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 First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund stock?

Short selling FTC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund as its price is falling. First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund's stock is trading up $0.97 today. To short First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund 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 Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund 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 Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund?

A short squeeze for First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund 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 FTC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund'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 FTC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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