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Alphabet - GOOG Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$96.15
-1.94 (-1.98%)
(As of 09/30/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$96.03
$99.49
50-Day Range
$96.15
$122.88
52-Week Range
$96.03
$152.10
Volume
26.28 million shs
Average Volume
24.20 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.25 trillion
P/E Ratio
17.89
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$158.05

Alphabet Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
39,790,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
38,620,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+3.03%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$4.13 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.6
Last Record Date
September 15, 2022
Outstanding Shares
13,044,000,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.31%
Today's Trading Volume
26,277,832 shares
Average Trading Volume
24,197,142 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
8.60%
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GOOG Short Interest Over Time

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GOOG Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
9/15/202239,790,000 shares $4.13 billion +3.0%N/A1.6 $103.90
8/31/202238,620,000 shares $4.22 billion +4.4%N/A1.5 $109.15
8/15/202236,990,000 shares $4.55 billion +6.7%N/A1.3 $122.88
7/31/202234,670,000 shares $4.04 billion +15.6%N/A1.1 $116.64
7/15/202229,980,000 shares $67.62 billion -14.5%N/A0.9 $2,255.34
6/30/20221,750,000 shares $3.83 billion -6.9%0.6%1.1 $2,187.45
6/15/20221,880,000 shares $4.15 billion -12.6%0.7%1.2 $2,207.81
5/31/20222,150,000 shares $4.90 billion +26.5%0.8%1.4 $2,280.78
5/15/20221,700,000 shares $3.96 billion -2.3%0.6%1.2 $2,330.31
4/30/20221,740,000 shares $4.00 billion +18.4%0.6%1.2 $2,299.33
4/15/20221,470,000 shares $3.74 billion +5.0%0.5%0.9 $2,545.06
3/31/20221,400,000 shares $3.91 billion -14.1%0.5%0.9 $2,792.99
3/15/20221,630,000 shares $4.23 billion -7.9%0.6%1.1 $2,593.21
2/28/20221,770,000 shares $4.78 billion +5.4%0.6%1.2 $2,697.82
2/15/20221,680,000 shares $4.58 billion +20.0%0.6%1.1 $2,728.51
1/31/20221,400,000 shares $3.80 billion -0.7%0.5%1 $2,713.97
1/15/20221,410,000 shares $3.94 billion -7.2%0.5%1.2 $2,795.73
12/31/20211,520,000 shares $4.40 billion -9.0%0.6%1.3 $2,893.59
12/15/20211,670,000 shares $4.92 billion +0.6%0.6%1.5 $2,947.37
11/30/20211,660,000 shares $4.73 billion -18.6%0.6%1.4 $2,849.04
11/15/20212,040,000 shares $6.10 billion -1.0%0.7%1.8 $2,987.76
10/29/20212,060,000 shares $6.11 billion +9.6%0.7%1.9 $2,965.41
10/15/20211,880,000 shares $5.33 billion +6.2%0.7%1.7 $2,833.50
9/30/20211,770,000 shares $4.72 billion -33.0%0.6%1.7 $2,665.31
9/15/20212,640,000 shares $7.67 billion +8.2%0.9%2.6 $2,904.12
8/31/20212,440,000 shares $7.10 billion -5.8%0.9%2.4 $2,909.24
8/13/20212,590,000 shares $7.17 billion +5.7%0.9%2.4 $2,768.12
7/30/20212,450,000 shares $6.63 billion -1.2%0.9%2.2 $2,704.42
7/15/20212,480,000 shares $6.51 billion +0.4%0.9%2 $2,625.33
6/30/20212,470,000 shares $6.19 billion -21.3%0.9%2 $2,506.32
6/15/20213,140,000 shares $7.91 billion +16.7%1.1%2.4 $2,520.66
5/28/20212,690,000 shares $6.49 billion +8.5%1.0%2 $2,411.56
5/14/20212,480,000 shares $5.61 billion -12.4%0.9%1.7 $2,261.97
4/30/20212,830,000 shares $6.88 billion +1.1%1.0%2 $2,429.89
4/15/20212,800,000 shares $6.31 billion No Change1.0%1.9 $2,254.84
3/31/20212,800,000 shares $5.76 billion -10.8%1.0%1.8 $2,055.54
3/15/20213,140,000 shares $6.47 billion +8.3%1.1%2 $2,061.92
2/26/20212,900,000 shares $5.89 billion +5.5%1.0%1.8 $2,031.36
2/12/20212,750,000 shares $5.76 billion +8.7%1.0%1.8 $2,095.89
1/29/20212,530,000 shares $4.71 billion +17.7%0.9%1.6 $1,863.11













GOOG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alphabet's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Alphabet shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 15th, investors have sold 39,790,000 shares of GOOG short. Learn More on Alphabet's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Alphabet?

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. GOOG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Alphabet's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Alphabet?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Alphabet: Verition Fund Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Nomura Holdings Inc., Centiva Capital LP, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Wolverine Trading LLC, Capital Markets Trading UK LLP, Creative Planning, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Point72 Hong Kong Ltd, Citadel Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Nomura Holdings Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, PEAK6 Investments LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, DRW Securities LLC, Group One Trading L.P., Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA, UBS Group AG, Bank of Montreal Can, Baader Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Gladius Capital Management LP, BTG Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc., Walleye Trading LLC, Credit Agricole S A, AAF Wealth Management LLC, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, QVR LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Avestar Capital LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Washington Capital Management Inc., XR Securities LLC, and CenterStar Asset Management LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Alphabet's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Alphabet saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 39,790,000 shares, an increase of 3.0% from the previous total of 38,620,000 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 Alphabet's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "computer and technology" compare to Alphabet: Alphabet Inc. (0.48%), Meta Platforms, Inc. (1.32%), Microsoft Co. (0.59%), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (0.41%), Apple Inc. (0.72%), Baidu, Inc. (2.55%), Twitter, Inc. (4.87%), The Trade Desk, Inc. (3.58%), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (8.59%), and Snap Inc. (5.64%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Occidental Petroleum Co. ($4.11 billion), Canadian Natural Resources Limited ($3.64 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.15 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($2.09 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($2.02 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.01 billion), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ($1.92 billion), Plug Power Inc. ($1.77 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.71 billion), and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.59 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Alphabet stock?

Short selling GOOG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Alphabet as its price is falling. GOOG shares are trading down $1.94 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 Alphabet?

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

How often is Alphabet'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 GOOG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 15 2022.



This page (NASDAQ:GOOG) was last updated on 10/2/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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