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S&P 500   5,051.41
DOW   37,798.97
QQQ   431.10
ASML’s Earnings Could Bring The Stock to New Highs
Kinder Morgan Stock Bid Up In An Oil Breakout
Undervalued UnitedHealth Group Won’t Be For Long
Silicon Motion Proves That AI in Motion Stays in Motion
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S&P 500   5,051.41
DOW   37,798.97
QQQ   431.10
ASML’s Earnings Could Bring The Stock to New Highs
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Undervalued UnitedHealth Group Won’t Be For Long
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First Trust Senior Loan ETF (FTSL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$46.08
-0.09 (-0.19%)
(As of 04/16/2024 ET)

First Trust Senior Loan ETF Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
30,800 shares
Previous Short Volume
59,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-48.24%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.42 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
0.1
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
48,100,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.06%
Today's Trading Volume
408,667 shares
Average Trading Volume
329,660 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
124%
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FTSL Short Interest Over Time

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First Trust Senior Loan ETF Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202430,800 shares $1.42 million -48.2%N/A0.1 $46.21
3/15/202459,500 shares $2.76 million -23.4%N/A0.2 $46.31
2/29/202477,700 shares $3.59 million +120.1%N/A0.2 $46.16
2/15/202435,300 shares $1.63 million +10.3%N/A0.1 $46.13
1/31/202432,000 shares $1.47 million -33.5%N/A0.1 $45.86
1/15/202448,100 shares $2.22 million +52.7%N/A0.1 $46.11
12/31/202331,500 shares $1.45 million -83.9%N/A0.1 $46.07
12/15/2023195,100 shares $9.01 million +693.1%N/A0.5 $46.16
11/30/202324,600 shares $1.12 million -87.4%N/A0.1 $45.71
11/15/2023195,200 shares $8.96 million +101.9%N/A0.6 $45.88
10/31/202396,700 shares $4.39 million -40.1%N/A0.3 $45.44
10/15/2023161,400 shares $7.38 million -72.0%N/A0.6 $45.71
9/30/2023576,500 shares $26.37 million +550.7%N/A2.2 $45.74
9/15/202388,600 shares $4.08 million -37.2%N/A0.3 $46.04
8/31/2023141,100 shares $6.46 million -10.9%N/A0.5 $45.77
8/15/2023158,400 shares $7.23 million -90.6%N/A0.6 $45.63
7/31/20231,680,000 shares $76.39 million +411.4%N/A5.7 $45.47
7/15/2023328,500 shares $14.97 million -58.4%N/A1 $45.57
6/30/2023790,000 shares $35.79 million +282.0%N/A2.3 $45.30
6/15/2023206,800 shares $9.37 million +62.3%N/A0.6 $45.32
5/31/2023127,400 shares $5.71 million +73.6%N/A0.3 $44.84
5/15/202373,400 shares $3.30 million +91.2%N/A0.2 $45.01
4/30/202338,400 shares $1.73 million +56.1%N/A0.1 $45.07
4/15/202324,600 shares $1.12 million +19.4%N/A0.1 $45.40
3/31/202320,600 shares $931,944.00 -95.2%N/A0 $45.24
3/15/2023428,800 shares $19.26 million +791.5%N/A0.8 $44.91
2/28/202348,100 shares $2.18 million -34.4%N/A0.1 $45.41
2/15/202373,300 shares $3.36 million -96.9%N/A0.1 $45.79
1/31/20232,370,000 shares $108.00 million +333.0%N/A4 $45.57
1/15/2023547,300 shares $24.97 million +2,054.7%N/A0.9 $45.62
12/30/202225,400 shares $1.13 million -13.3%N/A0 $44.59
12/15/202229,300 shares $1.32 million -60.5%N/A0 $45.01
11/30/202274,200 shares $3.34 million -69.3%N/A0.1 $45.06
11/15/2022242,000 shares $10.97 million +595.4%N/A0.4 $45.34
10/31/202234,800 shares $1.56 million -8.4%N/A0.1 $44.73
10/15/202238,000 shares $1.68 million No ChangeN/A0.1 $44.31
9/30/2022106,400 shares $4.69 million +158.3%N/A0.1 $44.07
9/15/202241,200 shares $1.87 million -11.0%N/A0.1 $45.31
8/31/202246,300 shares $2.10 million -74.6%N/A0.1 $45.46
8/15/2022182,600 shares $8.46 million -33.9%N/A0.2 $46.31
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FTSL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Trust Senior Loan ETF's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Senior Loan ETF shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 30,800 shares of FTSL short. Learn More on First Trust Senior Loan ETF's current short interest.

Is First Trust Senior Loan ETF's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Senior Loan ETF saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 30,800 shares, a decline of 48.2% from the previous total of 59,500 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: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust Senior Loan ETF stock?

Short selling FTSL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Senior Loan ETF as its price is falling. FTSL shares are trading down $0.09 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 Trust Senior Loan ETF?

A short squeeze for First Trust Senior Loan ETF 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 FTSL, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Senior Loan ETF'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 FTSL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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