First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF (FTXN) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$31.80
+0.41 (+1.31%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
36,600 shares
Previous Short Volume
27,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+31.18%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.15 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
0.9
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
6,900,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.53%
Today's Trading Volume
18,274 shares
Average Trading Volume
58,907 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
31%
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FTXN Short Interest Over Time

FTXN Days to Cover Over Time

FTXN Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/202436,600 shares $1.15 million +31.2%N/A0.9 $31.53
4/15/202427,900 shares $908,401.68 +244.4%N/A0.5 $32.56
3/31/20248,100 shares $261,597.60 +440.0%N/A0.1 $32.30
3/15/20241,500 shares $46,725.00 -48.3%N/A0 $31.15
2/29/20242,900 shares $84,303.00 -44.2%N/A0 $29.07
2/15/20245,200 shares $149,760.00 +225.0%N/A0.1 $28.80
1/31/20241,600 shares $44,944.00 -64.4%N/A0 $28.09
1/15/20244,500 shares $125,280.00 +18.4%N/A0 $27.84
12/31/20233,800 shares $107,532.40 +322.2%N/A0 $28.30
12/15/2023900 shares $25,425.00 -97.5%N/A0 $28.25
11/30/202336,300 shares $1.04 million +744.2%N/A0.4 $28.62
11/15/20234,300 shares $123,359.69 -50.0%N/A0.1 $28.69
10/31/20238,600 shares $249,830.00 -77.6%N/A0.1 $29.05
10/15/202338,300 shares $1.16 million +439.4%N/A0.6 $30.17
9/30/20237,100 shares $213,284.00 -86.1%N/A0.1 $30.04
9/15/202351,100 shares $1.56 million -88.2%N/A0.9 $30.58
8/31/2023433,500 shares $12.86 million +604.9%N/A7 $29.66
8/15/202361,500 shares $1.79 million +1,763.6%N/A0.9 $29.18
7/31/20233,300 shares $95,502.00 +725.0%N/A0 $28.94
7/15/2023400 shares $10,608.00 -71.4%N/A0 $26.52
6/30/20231,400 shares $36,862.00 +75.0%N/A0 $26.33
6/15/2023800 shares $21,104.00 -52.9%N/A0 $26.38
5/31/20231,700 shares $42,211.00 -66.7%N/A0 $24.83
5/15/20235,100 shares $130,254.00 -35.4%N/A0 $25.54
4/30/20237,900 shares $214,011.00 -74.3%N/A0 $27.09
4/15/202330,700 shares $866,968.00 +42.8%N/A0 $28.24
3/31/202321,500 shares $579,855.00 -71.0%N/A0 $26.97
3/15/202374,100 shares $1.84 million +1,155.9%N/A0.1 $24.88
2/28/20235,900 shares $160,539.00 -98.1%N/A0 $27.21
2/15/2023309,600 shares $8.81 million +102.4%N/A1.6 $28.46
1/31/2023153,000 shares $4.44 million +456.4%N/A0.9 $29.03
1/15/202327,500 shares $781,825.00 -20.1%N/A0.2 $28.43
12/30/202234,400 shares $961,824.00 -30.2%N/A0.2 $27.96
12/15/202249,300 shares $1.36 million -64.8%N/A0.2 $27.57
11/30/2022140,000 shares $4.19 million +114.1%N/A0.7 $29.93
11/15/202265,400 shares $2.07 million -61.9%N/A0.3 $31.59
10/31/2022171,700 shares $5.16 million -8.8%N/A0.8 $30.06
10/15/2022188,200 shares $5.12 million No ChangeN/A1 $27.22
9/30/202240,100 shares $984,455.00 -65.4%N/A0.2 $24.55
9/15/2022115,900 shares $3.13 million +256.6%N/A0.5 $27.02
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FTXN Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, traders have sold 36,600 shares of FTXN short. Learn More on First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF?

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. FTXN shares currently have a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF's short interest ratio.

Is First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 36,600 shares, an increase of 31.2% from the previous total of 27,900 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 Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies compare to First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF: Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF (0.24%), and Invesco Dorsey Wright Energy Momentum ETF (0.26%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF stock?

Short selling FTXN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF as its price is falling. FTXN shares are trading up $0.41 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 Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF?

A short squeeze for First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas 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 FTXN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas 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 FTXN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:FTXN) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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