County Bancorp Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.00
50-Day Range
MA: $24.32
52-Week Range
Now: $24.00
Volume16,073 shs
Average Volume13,781 shs
Market Capitalization$146.42 million
P/E Ratio39.34
Dividend Yield1.67%

Short Interest

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume157,500 shares
Previous Short Volume152,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+3.01%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$3.73 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover11.4
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares6,710,000 shares
Float Size4,660,000 shares
Short Percent of Float3.38%
Today's Trading Volume16,073 shares
Average Trading Volume13,781 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average16.63%

Short Interest Over Time

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021157,500 shares $3.73 million +3.0%3.4%11.4 $23.66
3/15/2021152,900 shares $3.63 million +4.9%3.3%10.1 $23.75
2/26/2021145,700 shares $3.82 million +31.4%3.1%10.1 $26.23
2/12/2021110,900 shares $2.51 million +2.8%2.3%8.3 $22.61
1/29/2021107,900 shares $2.34 million +13.8%2.3%8.2 $21.66
1/15/202194,800 shares $2.00 million +4.4%2.0%7.2 $21.09
12/31/202064,400 shares $1.40 million +3.2%1.3%6 $21.70
12/15/202064,400 shares $1.36 million +3.2%1.3%6 $21.15
11/30/202062,400 shares $1.48 million +3.7%1.3%6.9 $23.64
11/15/202060,200 shares $1.29 million -7.1%1.3%7.8 $21.46
10/30/202064,800 shares $1.28 million -8.9%1.4%9.1 $19.71
10/15/202071,100 shares $1.35 million -2.9%1.5%11.1 $18.92
9/30/202073,200 shares $1.45 million -22.0%1.5%11.6 $19.86
9/15/202093,900 shares $1.68 million -13.5%2.0%5.4 $17.90
8/31/2020108,500 shares $2.06 million -1.9%2.3%5.9 $18.96
8/14/2020110,600 shares $2.08 million -2.0%2.3%5.5 $18.80
7/31/2020112,900 shares $2.23 million +10.7%2.3%5.2 $19.74
7/15/2020102,000 shares $1.89 million -6.5%2.1%4.5 $18.56
6/30/2020109,100 shares $2.13 million +199.7%2.2%4.7 $19.53
6/15/202036,400 shares $788,060.00 +51.0%0.7%2.7 $21.65
5/29/202024,100 shares $551,890.00 +92.8%0.5%1.5 $22.90
5/15/202012,500 shares $271,875.00 +73.6%0.3%0.7 $21.75
4/30/20207,200 shares $158,040.00 -1.4%0.2%0.4 $21.95
4/15/20207,300 shares $145,051.00 -18.0%0.2%0.5 $19.87
3/31/20208,900 shares $164,828.00 +17.1%0.2%0.6 $18.52

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) Short Interest FAQ

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What is County Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of County Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 157,500 shares of ICBK short. 3.38% of County Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for County Bancorp?

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. County Bancorp currently has a short interest ratio of 11.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for County Bancorp?

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. 3.38% of County Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is County Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

County Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 157,500 shares, an increase of 3.0% from the previous total of 152,900 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 County Bancorp's float size?

County Bancorp currently has issued a total of 6,101,000 shares. Some of County Bancorp'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. County Bancorp currently has a public float of 4,660,000 shares.

How does County Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

3.38% of County Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to County Bancorp: Cambridge Bancorp (0.00%), Bank of Marin Bancorp (0.99%), Mercantile Bank Co. (1.35%), Independent Bank Co. (1.96%), First Community Bankshares, Inc. (0.99%), Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. (1.16%), Business First Bancshares, Inc. (0.00%), MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. (0.67%), Farmers National Banc Corp. (0.84%), and HBT Financial, Inc. (2.87%).

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 County Bancorp stock?

Short selling ICBK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from County Bancorp as its price is falling. To short County Bancorp 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 County Bancorp 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 County Bancorp?

A short squeeze for County Bancorp 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 ICBK, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is County Bancorp'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 ICBK, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by Staff
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