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NASDAQ:HCAC

Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.
$14.21
+1.04 (+7.90 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.36
Now: $14.21
$14.30
50-Day Range
$12.50
MA: $17.49
$22.00
52-Week Range
$9.21
Now: $14.21
$22.43
Volume3.26 million shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$530.13 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.41

Short Interest

Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ:HCAC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,690,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,170,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+23.96%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$52.43 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.0
Last Record DateDecember, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares30,020,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted7.21%
Today's Trading Volume3,255,405 shares
Average Trading Volume1,017,652 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average219.89%

Short Interest Over Time


Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ:HCAC) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/20202,690,000 shares $52.43 million +24.0%N/A1.1 $19.49
12/15/20202,690,000 shares $52.43 million +24.0%N/A1.1 $19.49
11/30/20202,170,000 shares $41.86 million +112.8%7.3%1.2 $19.29
11/15/20201,020,000 shares $13.26 million +16.2%3.4%0.9 $13.00
10/30/2020877,800 shares $9.02 million +238.0%N/A0.7 $10.27
10/15/2020259,700 shares $2.68 million +161.3%N/A0.2 $10.31
9/30/202099,400 shares $1.03 million -55.6%N/A0.1 $10.40
9/15/2020223,800 shares $2.51 million +36.0%N/A0.2 $11.20
8/31/2020164,600 shares $1.85 million +968.8%2.2%0.2 $11.21
8/14/202015,400 shares $164,626.00 -93.8%0.2%0 $10.69
7/31/2020248,200 shares $2.66 million +37.6%3.3%0.7 $10.72
7/15/2020180,400 shares $1.97 million +1.8%N/A0.8 $10.90
6/30/2020177,300 shares $2.07 million +13.4%N/A1.7 $11.65
6/15/2020156,400 shares $1.68 million +3.4%N/A2.4 $10.75
5/29/2020151,200 shares $1.58 million +0.3%N/A0.9 $10.45
5/15/2020150,700 shares $1.54 million No ChangeN/A0.9 $10.22
4/30/2020150,700 shares $1.56 million +49.8%N/A0.8 $10.35
4/15/2020100,600 shares $1.02 million -1.3%N/A0.5 $10.15
3/31/2020101,900 shares $1.03 million +1,420.9%N/A0.5 $10.14
3/13/20206,700 shares $67,670.00 +81.1%N/A0 $10.10
2/28/20203,700 shares $36,667.00 +825.0%N/A0 $9.91
2/14/2020400 shares $4,080.00 -50.0%N/A0 $10.20
1/31/2020800 shares $8,208.00 -88.1%N/A0 $10.26
1/15/20206,700 shares $68,809.00 +2,133.3%N/A0.1 $10.27
12/31/2019300 shares $3,075.00 -25.0%N/A0 $10.25

Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ:HCAC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 2,690,000 shares of HCAC short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV?

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. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,690,000 shares, an increase of 24.0% from the previous total of 2,170,000 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 Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "motor vehicle parts & accessories" compare to Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV: Patrick Industries, Inc. (4.11%), American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (5.57%), Standard Motor Products, Inc. (1.05%), Stoneridge, Inc. (2.29%), Modine Manufacturing (1.91%), Tenneco Inc. (0.00%), Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (4.25%), Iochpe-Maxion S.A. (0.00%), Garrett Motion Inc. (0.00%), and Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (12.22%).

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 Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV stock?

Short selling HCAC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV as its price is falling. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV's stock is trading up $1.04 today. To short Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV 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 Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV 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 Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV?

A short squeeze for Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV 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 HCAC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV'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 HCAC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.



This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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