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Gladstone Investment Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.08 (+0.75 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 05:20 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.81
50-Day Range
MA: $10.27
52-Week Range
Now: $10.81
Volume223,711 shs
Average Volume173,643 shs
Market Capitalization$358.95 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.83%

Short Interest

Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:642,700 shares
Previous Short Volume:579,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+10.98%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$6.66 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:4.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:32,820,000 shares
Float Size:32,330,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:1.99%
Today's Trading Volume:223,711 shares
Average Trading Volume:173,643 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:28.83%

Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/2020642,700 $6.66 million 11.0%2.0%4.1$10.37
12/15/2020642,700 $6.55 million 11.0%2.0%4.1$10.19
11/30/2020579,100 $6.07 million -2.2%1.8%3.8$10.49
11/15/2020591,800 $5.86 million -18.0%1.8%3.7$9.90
10/30/2020721,400 $6.80 million 1.2%2.2%4.6$9.43
10/15/2020712,700 $6.16 million -4.6%2.2%4.2$8.65
9/30/2020746,800 $6.75 million -7.2%2.3%4$9.04
9/15/2020804,500 $7.30 million -1.5%2.5%4$9.07
8/31/2020817,000 $7.56 million -3.5%2.5%3.8$9.25
8/14/2020846,700 $7.97 million 10.7%2.6%3.8$9.41
7/31/2020764,700 $7.43 million -11.3%2.4%3.2$9.71
7/15/2020862,200 $7.94 million -19.4%2.7%3.6$9.21
6/30/20201,070,000 $10.81 million 3.9%3.3%4.4$10.10
6/15/20201,030,000 $10.53 million -11.2%3.2%3.6$10.22
5/29/20201,160,000 $11.60 million 22.3%3.6%3.5$10.00
5/15/2020948,900 $10.52 million 12.3%3.0%2.8$11.09
4/30/2020844,700 $9.56 million 25.5%2.6%2.7$11.32
4/15/2020672,900 $7.42 million -19.0%2.1%2.2$11.02
3/31/2020830,600 $8.47 million -48.3%2.6%2.8$10.20
3/13/20201,607,700 $15.22 million 8.6%5.0%5$9.47
2/28/20201,480,000 $9.63 million -0.7%4.6%6.6$6.51
2/14/20201,490,000 $15.75 million -2.6%4.6%7.5$10.57
1/31/20201,530,000 $19.31 million -9.5%4.8%7.8$12.62
1/15/20201,690,000 $22.93 million -8.2%5.3%8.6$13.57
12/31/20191,840,000 $24.80 million 5.8%5.8%10$13.48

Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Gladstone Investment's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Gladstone Investment shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 642,700 shares of GAIN short. 1.99% of Gladstone Investment's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Gladstone Investment?

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. Gladstone Investment currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Gladstone Investment?

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. 1.99% of Gladstone Investment's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Gladstone Investment's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Gladstone Investment saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 642,700 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the previous total of 579,100 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 Gladstone Investment's float size?

Gladstone Investment currently has issued a total of 33,205,000 shares. Some of Gladstone Investment'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. Gladstone Investment currently has a public float of 32,330,000 shares.

How does Gladstone Investment's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.99% of Gladstone Investment's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "asset management & custody banks" compare to Gladstone Investment: BlackRock, Inc. (1.07%), The Bank of New York Mellon Co. (0.80%), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (2.30%), State Street Co. (1.02%), Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (1.99%), Northern Trust Co. (1.53%), Franklin Resources, Inc. (7.77%), SEI Investments (1.01%), Eaton Vance Corp. (5.13%), and Ares Capital Co. (1.44%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Gladstone Investment stock?

Short selling GAIN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Gladstone Investment as its price is falling. Gladstone Investment's stock is trading up $0.08 today. To short Gladstone Investment 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 Gladstone Investment 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 Gladstone Investment?

A short squeeze for Gladstone Investment 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 GAIN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Gladstone Investment'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 GAIN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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