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Gilat Satellite Networks Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.95 (+10.38 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.10
50-Day Range
MA: $6.72
52-Week Range
Now: $10.10
Volume2.38 million shs
Average Volume1.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$560.48 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.09%

Short Interest

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:534,200 shares
Previous Short Volume:413,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+29.16%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$3.64 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:1.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:55,440,000 shares
Float Size:30,270,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:1.76%
Today's Trading Volume:2,381,419 shares
Average Trading Volume:1,724,727 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:38.08%

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/2020534,200 $3.64 million 29.2%1.8%1.1$6.81
12/15/2020534,200 $3.69 million 29.2%1.8%1.1$6.91
11/30/2020413,600 $2.55 million -39.7%1.4%0.9$6.16
11/15/2020685,500 $4.15 million 52.4%2.3%1.6$6.06
10/30/2020449,700 $2.41 million 175.4%1.5%1.1$5.36
10/15/2020163,300 $919,379.00 3.4%0.5%0.4$5.63
9/30/2020157,900 $787,921.00 -3.2%0.5%0.5$4.99
9/15/2020163,100 $918,253.00 31.6%0.5%0.5$5.63
8/31/2020123,900 $680,211.00 -19.0%0.4%0.4$5.49
8/14/2020153,000 $817,020.00 12.9%0.5%0.4$5.34
7/31/2020135,500 $761,510.00 10.7%0.5%0.3$5.62
7/15/2020122,400 $684,216.00 -42.8%0.4%0.3$5.59
6/30/2020213,800 $1.11 million 18.4%0.7%0.5$5.17
6/15/2020180,600 $1.16 million -49.0%0.6%0.5$6.40
5/29/2020354,300 $2.20 million 42.0%1.2%1$6.20
5/15/2020249,600 $2.09 million 243.8%0.8%0.7$8.36
4/30/202072,600 $610,566.00 -47.6%0.3%0.2$8.41
4/15/2020138,500 $1.17 million 27.7%0.5%0.2$8.48
3/31/2020108,500 $910,315.00 34.8%0.4%0.2$8.39
3/13/202080,500 $656,075.00 -70.1%0.3%0.2$8.15
2/28/2020269,600 $1.43 million 35.9%1.0%0.6$5.31
2/14/2020198,400 $1.69 million 20.0%0.8%0.5$8.50
1/31/2020165,400 $1.59 million 314.5%0.6%0.5$9.63
1/15/202039,900 $386,232.00 29.6%0.2%0.8$9.68
12/31/201930,800 $315,392.00 21.3%0.1%1.2$10.24

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Gilat Satellite Networks' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Gilat Satellite Networks shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, traders have sold 534,200 shares of GILT short. 1.76% of Gilat Satellite Networks' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Gilat Satellite Networks?

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. Gilat Satellite Networks currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Gilat Satellite Networks?

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. 1.76% of Gilat Satellite Networks' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Gilat Satellite Networks' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Gilat Satellite Networks saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 534,200 shares, an increase of 29.2% from the previous total of 413,600 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 Gilat Satellite Networks' float size?

Gilat Satellite Networks currently has issued a total of 55,493,000 shares. Some of Gilat Satellite Networks' 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. Gilat Satellite Networks currently has a public float of 30,270,000 shares.

How does Gilat Satellite Networks' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.76% of Gilat Satellite Networks' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "radio & t.v. communications equipment" compare to Gilat Satellite Networks: Cambium Networks Co. (6.54%), Harmonic Inc. (0.00%), Sierra Wireless, Inc. (1.97%), Casa Systems, Inc. (7.29%), Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (0.00%), Loral Space & Communications Inc. (3.62%), Vuzix Co. (0.00%), Ceragon Networks Ltd. (0.75%), CalAmp Corp. (0.00%), and KVH Industries, Inc. (0.99%).

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 Gilat Satellite Networks stock?

Short selling GILT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Gilat Satellite Networks as its price is falling. Gilat Satellite Networks' stock is trading up $0.95 today. To short Gilat Satellite Networks 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 Gilat Satellite Networks 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 Gilat Satellite Networks?

A short squeeze for Gilat Satellite Networks 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 GILT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Gilat Satellite Networks' 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 GILT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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