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Forward Air (FWRD) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$40.89
+1.62 (+4.13%)
(As of 02/20/2024 ET)

Forward Air Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
1,710,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
907,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+88.41%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$75.80 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.5
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
25,700,000 shares
Float Size
25,300,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
6.76%
Today's Trading Volume
646,160 shares
Average Trading Volume
710,355 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
91%
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FWRD Short Interest Over Time

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Forward Air Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/20241,710,000 shares $75.80 million +88.4%6.8%3.5 $44.33
1/15/2024907,600 shares $51.13 million -0.3%4.3%1.9 $56.34
12/31/2023910,200 shares $57.22 million -3.8%3.6%2.2 $62.87
12/15/2023945,900 shares $60.58 million +17.5%3.7%2.1 $64.05
11/30/2023805,100 shares $51.15 million +51.7%3.2%1.7 $63.53
11/15/2023530,700 shares $35.28 million -12.6%2.1%1 $66.47
10/31/2023607,200 shares $39.11 million +17.1%2.4%0.9 $64.41
10/15/2023518,700 shares $37.36 million +8.5%2.1%0.8 $72.03
9/30/2023478,000 shares $32.86 million -1.2%1.9%0.8 $68.74
9/15/2023483,700 shares $33.45 million -27.4%1.9%0.9 $69.15
8/31/2023666,300 shares $47.19 million +187.7%2.6%1.5 $70.82
8/15/2023231,600 shares $15.62 million -49.5%0.9%0.7 $67.44
7/31/2023458,300 shares $54.46 million +22.7%1.8%2.9 $118.84
7/15/2023373,500 shares $40.45 million +7.8%1.5%2.3 $108.31
6/30/2023346,400 shares $36.76 million -38.3%1.4%2.2 $106.11
6/15/2023561,800 shares $58.53 million +3.9%2.2%3.5 $104.18
5/31/2023540,700 shares $52.59 million +3.5%2.1%3.5 $97.27
5/15/2023522,300 shares $50.44 million -10.1%2.0%3.3 $96.58
4/30/2023581,000 shares $61.30 million +11.5%2.2%3.1 $105.51
4/15/2023521,100 shares $57.49 million +4.8%2.0%3.1 $110.33
3/31/2023497,200 shares $53.58 million -13.8%1.9%2.8 $107.76
3/15/2023576,500 shares $60.00 million +16.8%2.2%3.2 $104.07
2/28/2023493,600 shares $50.94 million +1.2%1.9%2.6 $103.21
2/15/2023487,800 shares $50.69 million +25.6%1.9%2.6 $103.91
1/31/2023388,300 shares $41.88 million -5.6%1.5%2.3 $107.85
1/15/2023411,500 shares $41.82 million -13.8%1.6%2.3 $101.63
12/30/2022477,400 shares $50.07 million -13.1%1.8%2.6 $104.89
12/15/2022549,400 shares $58.07 million -1.1%2.1%2.9 $105.69
11/30/2022555,400 shares $62.41 million +5.9%2.1%3 $112.37
11/15/2022524,600 shares $60.21 million -13.7%2.0%2.8 $114.78
10/31/2022607,600 shares $64.33 million -14.8%2.3%3.3 $105.87
10/15/2022712,900 shares $69.43 million -1.8%2.7%4.3 $97.39
9/30/2022726,300 shares $65.56 million -23.2%2.7%4.7 $90.26
9/15/2022945,200 shares $90.98 million +7.6%3.6%6.5 $96.25
8/31/2022878,400 shares $85.24 million +38.2%3.3%6.3 $97.04
8/15/2022635,500 shares $69.31 million -9.6%2.4%4.6 $109.06
7/31/2022702,900 shares $73.76 million +4.6%2.7%4.9 $104.93
7/15/2022671,800 shares $59.97 million -1.1%2.5%4.2 $89.27
6/30/2022679,100 shares $62.45 million -5.5%2.6%3.7 $91.96
6/15/2022718,800 shares $65.35 million +8.1%2.7%3.6 $90.92













FWRD Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forward Air's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Forward Air shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 31st, investors have sold 1,710,000 shares of FWRD short. 6.76% of Forward Air's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Forward Air's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Forward Air?

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. FWRD shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on Forward Air's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Forward Air?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Forward Air: Barclays PLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, P Schoenfeld Asset Management LP, Lighthouse Investment Partners LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Wolverine Asset Management LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Forward Air?

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. 6.76% of Forward Air's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Forward Air's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Forward Air saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,710,000 shares, an increase of 88.4% from the previous total of 907,600 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 Forward Air's float size?

Forward Air currently has issued a total of 25,700,000 shares. Some of Forward Air'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. Forward Air currently has a public float of 25,300,000 shares.

How does Forward Air's short interest compare to its competitors?

6.76% of Forward Air's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "transportation" compare to Forward Air: Hub Group, Inc. (1.52%), Heartland Express, Inc. (4.76%), REV Group, Inc. (4.79%), Navigator Holdings Ltd. (1.50%), Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (8.21%), Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (1.43%), Nordic American Tankers Limited (2.70%), Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. (1.80%), Sun Country Airlines Holdings, Inc. (5.29%), Costamare Inc. (3.40%),

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. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Forward Air stock?

Short selling FWRD is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Forward Air as its price is falling. FWRD shares are trading up $0.69 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 Forward Air?

A short squeeze for Forward Air 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 FWRD, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Forward Air'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 FWRD, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:FWRD) was last updated on 2/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff