NASDAQ:GTH

Genetron Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$20.84
+0.65 (+3.22 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.30
Now: $20.84
$21.65
50-Day Range
$18.25
MA: $21.41
$24.90
52-Week Range
$9.03
Now: $20.84
$31.54
Volume225,929 shs
Average Volume421,232 shs
Market Capitalization$1.85 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

Short Interest

Genetron (NASDAQ:GTH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume447,000 shares
Previous Short Volume274,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+62.60%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$9.19 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.1
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares88,872,000 shares
Float Size82,000,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.55%
Today's Trading Volume225,929 shares
Average Trading Volume421,232 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-46.36%

Short Interest Over Time


Genetron (NASDAQ:GTH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021447,000 shares $9.19 million +62.6%0.6%1.1 $20.55
3/15/2021274,900 shares $5.02 million +81.9%0.3%0.6 $18.25
2/26/2021151,100 shares $3.43 million -31.1%0.2%0.3 $22.69
2/12/2021219,300 shares $5.39 million +32.4%0.3%0.5 $24.59
1/29/2021165,600 shares $4.83 million -63.1%0.2%0.4 $29.17
1/15/2021448,600 shares $10.18 million No Change0.6%1.1 $22.69

Genetron (NASDAQ:GTH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Genetron's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Genetron shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, traders have sold 447,000 shares of GTH short. 0.55% of Genetron's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Genetron?

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. Genetron currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Genetron?

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. 0.55% of Genetron's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Genetron's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Genetron saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 447,000 shares, an increase of 62.6% from the previous total of 274,900 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 Genetron's float size?

Genetron currently has issued a total of 88,872,000 shares. Some of Genetron'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. Genetron currently has a public float of 82,000,000 shares.

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

0.55% of Genetron's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "medical laboratories" compare to Genetron: Invitae Co. (0.00%), CareDx, Inc (0.00%), Veracyte, Inc. (0.00%), Burning Rock Biotech Limited (1.13%), Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (34.55%), Castle Biosciences, Inc. (15.48%), RadNet, Inc. (1.92%), DermTech, Inc. (0.00%), Renalytix AI plc (0.00%), and Personalis, 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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Genetron stock?

Short selling GTH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Genetron as its price is falling. Genetron's stock is trading up $0.65 today. To short Genetron 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 Genetron 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 Genetron?

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

How often is Genetron'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 GTH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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