NASDAQ:HCAT

Health Catalyst Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$51.00
-0.85 (-1.64 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$50.52
Now: $51.00
$52.24
50-Day Range
$46.00
MA: $47.88
$51.85
52-Week Range
$24.22
Now: $51.00
$55.07
Volume634,540 shs
Average Volume440,383 shs
Market Capitalization$2.25 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.62

Short Interest

Health Catalyst (NASDAQ:HCAT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume5,740,000 shares
Previous Short Volume5,710,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+0.53%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$284.65 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover12.9
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares35,080,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted13.03%
Today's Trading Volume634,540 shares
Average Trading Volume440,383 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average44.09%

Short Interest Over Time


Health Catalyst (NASDAQ:HCAT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20215,740,000 shares $284.65 million +0.5%N/A12.9 $49.59
3/15/20215,710,000 shares $269.34 million +5.7%N/A12.4 $47.17
2/26/20215,400,000 shares $262.22 million -6.1%N/A10.3 $48.56
2/12/20215,750,000 shares $278.82 million -5.1%16.4%12.1 $48.49
1/29/20216,060,000 shares $320.21 million +3.1%18.2%13.3 $52.84
1/15/20215,880,000 shares $300.53 million -4.2%17.7%13 $51.11
12/31/20205,900,000 shares $264.79 million -7.2%17.7%13.3 $44.88
12/15/20205,900,000 shares $250.81 million -7.2%17.7%13.3 $42.51
11/30/20206,360,000 shares $266.80 million -0.6%19.1%13 $41.95
11/15/20206,400,000 shares $228.16 million -1.4%19.6%13 $35.65
10/30/20206,490,000 shares $223.91 million -1.8%20.9%12.1 $34.50
10/15/20206,610,000 shares $231.55 million -7.7%21.3%11.6 $35.03
9/30/20207,160,000 shares $248.88 million +6.6%24.4%10.9 $34.76
9/15/20206,720,000 shares $242.12 million +0.8%22.9%9.3 $36.03
8/31/20206,670,000 shares $229.25 million -2.6%22.7%9.2 $34.37
8/14/20206,850,000 shares $220.64 million -1.9%23.4%9.8 $32.21
7/31/20206,980,000 shares $222.52 million -3.3%28.4%9.6 $31.88
7/15/20207,220,000 shares $251.98 million +2.6%29.4%9.5 $34.90
6/30/20207,040,000 shares $253.30 million +11.8%30.2%7.9 $35.98
6/15/20206,300,000 shares $180.43 million +4.7%26.8%7.5 $28.64
5/29/20206,020,000 shares $187.10 million +5.8%25.5%7.4 $31.08
5/15/20205,690,000 shares $154.43 million +14.0%24.4%6.5 $27.14
4/30/20204,990,000 shares $137.23 million +7.1%22.4%6.4 $27.50
4/15/20204,660,000 shares $134.25 million +82.0%20.9%6.4 $28.81
3/31/20202,560,000 shares $66.89 million -0.3%11.5%4.6 $26.13

Health Catalyst (NASDAQ:HCAT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Health Catalyst's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Health Catalyst shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 5,740,000 shares of HCAT short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Health Catalyst?

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. Health Catalyst currently has a short interest ratio of 13.0.

Is Health Catalyst's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Health Catalyst saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,740,000 shares, an increase of 0.5% from the previous total of 5,710,000 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 Health Catalyst's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Health Catalyst's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "computer programming, data processing, & other computer related" compare to Health Catalyst: TripAdvisor, Inc. (17.43%), OneConnect Financial Technology Co., Ltd. (0.67%), Dada Nexus Limited (1.28%), Chindata Group Holdings Limited (0.00%), Rackspace Technology, Inc. (22.81%), Sabre Co. (0.00%), Medallia, Inc. (12.64%), Magnite, Inc. (9.27%), Switch, Inc. (0.00%), and HUYA 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 Health Catalyst stock?

Short selling HCAT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Health Catalyst as its price is falling. Health Catalyst's stock is trading down $0.85 today. To short Health Catalyst 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 Health Catalyst 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 Health Catalyst?

A short squeeze for Health Catalyst 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 HCAT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Health Catalyst'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 HCAT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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