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Hailiang Education Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.50 (+0.78 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $64.48
50-Day Range
MA: $64.35
52-Week Range
Now: $64.48
Volume4,122 shs
Average Volume6,803 shs
Market Capitalization$1.66 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Hailiang Education Group (NASDAQ:HLG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:7,100 shares
Previous Short Volume:6,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+12.70%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$466,115.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:1.0
Last Record Date:November, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares:25,700,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:4,122 shares
Average Trading Volume:6,803 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-39.41%

Hailiang Education Group (NASDAQ:HLG) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
11/15/20207,100 $466,115.00 12.7%0.0%1.3$65.65
10/30/20206,300 $412,335.00 -30.8%0.0%1.3$65.45
10/15/20209,100 $590,590.00 0.0%0.0%1.9$64.90
9/30/20209,100 $519,701.00 40.0%0.0%1.9$57.11
9/15/20206,500 $309,790.00 0.0%0.0%1.3$47.66
8/31/20206,500 $307,060.00 54.8%0.0%1.3$47.24
8/14/20204,200 $191,226.00 -30.0%0.0%0.8$45.53
7/31/20206,000 $292,080.00 -17.8%0.0%1.2$48.68
7/15/20207,300 $357,189.00 4.3%0.0%1.4$48.93
6/30/20207,000 $343,000.00 -2.8%0.0%1.3$49.00
6/15/20207,200 $299,376.00 -1.4%0.0%1$41.58
5/29/20207,300 $324,777.00 9.0%0.0%1$44.49
5/15/20206,700 $294,733.00 28.9%0.0%1$43.99
4/30/20205,200 $239,096.00 -47.5%0.0%0.7$45.98
4/15/20209,900 $465,300.00 47.8%0.0%1$47.00
3/31/20206,700 $326,491.00 -50.4%0.0%0.6$48.73
3/13/202013,500 $592,110.00 -23.3%0.0%5.4$43.86
2/28/202017,600 $602,096.00 -1.1%0.0%1.6$34.21
2/14/202017,800 $872,200.00 -9.6%0.0%1.4$49.00
1/31/202019,700 $1.06 million -31.1%0.0%1.4$54.02
1/15/202028,600 $1.96 million -21.6%0.0%2$68.51
12/31/201936,500 $2.49 million -5.2%0.0%2.4$68.25

Hailiang Education Group (NASDAQ:HLG) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Hailiang Education Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Hailiang Education Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of November 15th, investors have sold 7,100 shares of HLG short. 0.00% of Hailiang Education Group's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Hailiang Education Group?

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. Hailiang Education Group currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Hailiang Education Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Hailiang Education Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,100 shares, an increase of 12.7% from the previous total of 6,300 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 Hailiang Education Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Hailiang Education Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "educational services" compare to Hailiang Education Group: Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (2.25%), Youdao, Inc. (0.00%), Laureate Education, Inc. (6.74%), Graham Holdings (1.43%), Strategic Education, Inc. (0.00%), Afya Limited (0.00%), Adtalem Global Education Inc. (3.60%), K12 Inc. (8.92%), Arco Platform Limited (0.00%), and Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (0.32%).

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. ($4.96 billion), Aon Plc ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.77 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($3.62 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.05 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.80 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.11 billion), International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. ($1.98 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Hailiang Education Group stock?

Short selling HLG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Hailiang Education Group as its price is falling. Hailiang Education Group's stock is trading up $0.50 today. To short Hailiang Education Group 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 Hailiang Education Group 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 Hailiang Education Group?

A short squeeze for Hailiang Education Group 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 HLG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Hailiang Education Group'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 HLG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is November, 15 2020.

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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