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Hub Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.04 (-0.07 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $58.26
50-Day Range
MA: $57.20
52-Week Range
Now: $58.26
Volume136,620 shs
Average Volume196,583 shs
Market Capitalization$1.99 billion
P/E Ratio24.58
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume535,400 shares
Previous Short Volume502,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+6.50%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$30.83 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.8
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares34,100,000 shares
Float Size32,370,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.65%
Today's Trading Volume136,620 shares
Average Trading Volume196,583 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-30.50%

Short Interest Over Time

Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/2021535,400 shares $30.83 million +6.5%1.7%2.8 $57.58
1/29/2021502,700 shares $28.39 million +0.1%1.6%2.6 $56.48
1/15/2021502,000 shares $27.40 million +3.3%1.6%2.6 $54.59
12/31/2020450,400 shares $26.53 million +17.4%1.4%2.2 $58.91
12/15/2020450,400 shares $25.42 million +17.4%1.4%2.2 $56.44
11/30/2020383,500 shares $21.89 million +39.4%1.2%1.7 $57.08
11/15/2020275,200 shares $15.03 million -28.8%0.9%1.2 $54.62
10/30/2020386,300 shares $20.76 million -30.2%1.2%1.8 $53.75
10/15/2020553,700 shares $28.38 million -3.8%1.7%2.4 $51.26
9/30/2020575,600 shares $31.11 million +8.2%1.8%2.5 $54.05
9/15/2020532,000 shares $26.35 million +4.4%1.6%2.1 $49.53
8/31/2020509,600 shares $26.39 million +0.9%1.6%2 $51.79
8/14/2020505,200 shares $27.16 million +2.5%1.6%1.9 $53.77
7/31/2020492,900 shares $25.95 million -33.3%1.5%1.7 $52.65
7/15/2020738,400 shares $39.06 million +4.4%2.3%2.4 $52.90
6/30/2020707,000 shares $36.34 million +24.7%2.2%2.2 $51.40
6/15/2020566,900 shares $26.98 million +15.2%1.8%1.7 $47.59
5/29/2020492,000 shares $22.70 million -24.0%1.5%1.5 $46.13
5/15/2020647,400 shares $30.28 million +53.3%2.0%1.9 $46.77
4/30/2020422,300 shares $20.21 million -21.0%1.3%1.3 $47.86
4/15/2020534,700 shares $24.63 million -16.2%1.7%1.8 $46.06
3/31/2020638,400 shares $29.56 million -1.1%2.0%2.2 $46.30
3/13/2020645,200 shares $31.21 million +8.1%2.0%3.2 $48.38
2/28/2020596,700 shares $26.35 million -38.0%1.9%2.6 $44.16
2/14/2020962,700 shares $41.57 million -25.4%3.0%4.2 $43.18

Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Hub Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Hub Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 535,400 shares of HUBG short. 1.65% of Hub Group's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Hub 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. Hub Group currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Hub Group?

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. 1.65% of Hub Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Hub Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Hub Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 535,400 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the previous total of 502,700 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 Hub Group's float size?

Hub Group currently has issued a total of 34,157,000 shares. Some of Hub Group'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. Hub Group currently has a public float of 32,370,000 shares.

How does Hub Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.65% of Hub Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "air freight & logistics" compare to Hub Group: United Parcel Service, Inc. (0.00%), FedEx Co. (1.40%), Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (1.78%), C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (8.27%), XPO Logistics, Inc. (4.35%), Forward Air Co. (1.58%), Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (3.05%), Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (3.15%), and Park-Ohio Holdings Corp. (1.58%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Hub Group stock?

Short selling HUBG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Hub Group as its price is falling. Hub Group's stock is trading down $0.04 today. To short Hub 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 Hub 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 Hub Group?

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

How often is Hub 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 HUBG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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