Geron Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 05/5/2021 05:17 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume1.25 million shs
Average Volume3.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$436.39 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume27,440,000 shares
Previous Short Volume27,550,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-0.40%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$41.43 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares186,520,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted8.61%
Today's Trading Volume1,245,616 shares
Average Trading Volume3,369,907 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-63.04%

Short Interest Over Time

Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202127,440,000 shares $41.43 million -0.4%N/A0$1.51
3/31/202127,550,000 shares $41.88 million -23.4%N/A7.2$1.52
3/15/202135,950,000 shares $61.83 million -1.3%N/A9$1.72
2/26/202136,430,000 shares $65.94 million +0.1%N/A10$1.81
2/12/202136,390,000 shares $69.50 million -1.6%N/A10.5$1.91
1/29/202136,990,000 shares $63.25 million -0.4%N/A12$1.71
1/15/202137,150,000 shares $62.97 million -32.7%N/A15.2$1.70
12/31/202055,230,000 shares $87.82 million +11.4%N/A22.5$1.59
12/15/202049,590,000 shares $86.29 million +2.8%N/A19.8$1.74
11/30/202048,220,000 shares $90.17 million +0.1%N/A17.3$1.87
11/15/202048,170,000 shares $94.89 million +1.5%N/A16.5$1.97
10/30/202047,470,000 shares $86.40 million +6.8%N/A16.4$1.82
10/15/202044,450,000 shares $91.12 million +0.6%N/A15$2.05
9/30/202044,180,000 shares $76.87 million +32.4%N/A15$1.74
9/15/202033,360,000 shares $61.72 million -1.8%N/A10.9$1.85
8/31/202033,960,000 shares $69.62 million +7.2%N/A10.8$2.05
8/14/202031,690,000 shares $51.97 million -2.0%N/A9.7$1.64
7/31/202032,320,000 shares $51.39 million +55.5%N/A8.2$1.59
7/15/202020,790,000 shares $43.45 million -22.5%N/A5.6$2.09
6/30/202026,820,000 shares $58.47 million +38.9%N/A7.5$2.18
6/15/202019,310,000 shares $32.44 million +11.2%N/A5.9$1.68
5/29/202017,360,000 shares $27.95 million -45.4%N/A6.3$1.61
5/15/202031,800,000 shares $55.65 million -1.4%N/A12.9$1.75
4/30/202032,240,000 shares $38.37 million -1.6%N/A20.8$1.19
4/15/202032,750,000 shares $38.97 million -7.6%N/A22.1$1.19

Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Geron's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Geron shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, traders have sold 27,440,000 shares of GERN short.

Is Geron's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Geron saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 27,440,000 shares, a decrease of 0.4% from the previous total of 27,550,000 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.

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

0.00% of Geron's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "biotechnology" compare to Geron: Amgen Inc. (1.91%), Gilead Sciences, Inc. (2.06%), Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (0.00%), Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (2.69%), Biogen Inc. (2.16%), Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (4.06%), Seagen Inc. (0.00%), Exact Sciences Co. (0.00%), Incyte Co. (0.00%), and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Geron stock?

Short selling GERN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Geron as its price is falling. To short Geron 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 Geron 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 Geron?

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

How often is Geron'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 GERN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/5/2021 by Staff
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