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S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55
S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55
S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55

GDS Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.97 (-2.22%)
(As of 01/18/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
767,080 shs
Average Volume
1.39 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.97 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$612.61 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
December, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/202112,990,000 shares $612.61 million +5.4%7.6%11.7 $47.16
12/15/202112,320,000 shares $532.59 million +5.1%7.2%11.7 $43.23
11/30/202111,720,000 shares $656.79 million +2.9%6.8%11.6 $56.04
11/15/202111,390,000 shares $671.10 million +2.3%6.7%9 $58.92
10/29/202111,130,000 shares $661.12 million +0.3%6.4%8.2 $59.40
10/15/202111,100,000 shares $644.24 million +2.1%6.4%6.8 $58.04
9/30/202110,870,000 shares $615.35 million -14.5%6.3%5.6 $56.61
9/15/202112,710,000 shares $749.51 million -0.5%7.3%6.2 $58.97
8/31/202112,770,000 shares $746.79 million +12.0%7.4%6.1 $58.48
8/13/202111,400,000 shares $660.06 million +1.3%6.6%6 $57.90
7/30/202111,250,000 shares $663.30 million +8.7%6.4%5.9 $58.96
7/15/202110,350,000 shares $759.59 million -3.1%5.9%6.3 $73.39
6/30/202110,680,000 shares $838.27 million -18.8%6.1%6.9 $78.49
6/15/202113,160,000 shares $989.76 million +2.0%7.5%8.5 $75.21
5/28/202112,900,000 shares $970.34 million -0.4%7.4%8.5 $75.22
5/14/202112,950,000 shares $897.95 million +15.2%N/A8.4 $69.34
4/30/202111,240,000 shares $941.80 million +0.7%N/A8.3 $83.79
4/15/202111,160,000 shares $851.40 million -1.2%N/A9.3 $76.29
3/31/202111,290,000 shares $900.72 million +11.8%N/A9.9 $79.78
3/15/202110,100,000 shares $920.92 million -2.2%9.4%10.4 $91.18
2/26/202110,330,000 shares $1.05 billion -1.4%N/A12.2 $101.82
2/12/202110,480,000 shares $1.18 billion +6.7%N/A13.6 $112.35
1/29/20219,820,000 shares $1.02 billion -1.8%N/A11.7 $103.97
1/15/202110,000,000 shares $1.03 billion -8.0%N/A10.6 $102.82
12/31/202010,870,000 shares $1.02 billion -17.6%N/A11.6 $94.04

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is GDS's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of GDS shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, traders have sold 12,990,000 shares of GDS short. 7.58% of GDS's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on GDS's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for GDS?

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. GDS currently has a short interest ratio of 12.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for GDS

Which institutional investors are shorting GDS?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of GDS: Cutler Group LP, Jane Street Group LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, UBS Group AG, Citadel Advisors LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Sculptor Capital LP, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Caption Management LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, HAP Trading LLC, Citigroup Inc., and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for GDS?

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. 7.58% of GDS's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is GDS's short interest increasing or decreasing?

GDS saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 12,990,000 shares, an increase of 5.4% from the previous total of 12,320,000 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 GDS's float size?

GDS currently has issued a total of 186,898,000 shares. Some of GDS'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. GDS currently has a public float of 171,380,000 shares.

How does GDS's short interest compare to its competitors?

7.58% of GDS's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "computer programming, data processing, & other computer related" compare to GDS: Twitter, Inc. (2.81%), Pinterest, Inc. (0.00%), Yandex (2.20%), FactSet Research Systems Inc. (1.81%), Weibo Co. (0.00%), Wix.com Ltd. (7.65%), Switch, Inc. (4.33%), Sportradar Group AG (2.50%), Bumble Inc. (8.52%), and TripAdvisor, Inc. (12.29%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($9.39 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($9.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($7.16 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.05 billion), Lucid Group Inc ($3.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($3.11 billion), Rivian ($3.05 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.76 billion), Zscaler, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($1.99 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short GDS stock?

Short selling GDS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from GDS as its price is falling. GDS's stock is trading down $0.97 today. To short GDS 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 GDS 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 GDS?

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

How often is GDS'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 GDS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 1/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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