NASDAQ:ICUI

ICU Medical Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$211.70
+3.44 (+1.65 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$207.18
Now: $211.70
$213.69
50-Day Range
$197.58
MA: $205.63
$218.19
52-Week Range
$170.57
Now: $211.70
$236.51
Volume124,264 shs
Average Volume122,085 shs
Market Capitalization$4.49 billion
P/E Ratio56.01
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.72

Short Interest

ICU Medical (NASDAQ:ICUI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume428,800 shares
Previous Short Volume426,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+0.56%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$88.12 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.6
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares20,610,000 shares
Float Size19,830,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.16%
Today's Trading Volume124,264 shares
Average Trading Volume122,085 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average1.78%

Short Interest Over Time


ICU Medical (NASDAQ:ICUI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021428,800 shares $88.12 million +0.6%2.2%3.6 $205.50
3/15/2021426,400 shares $89.47 million +28.5%2.2%3.2 $209.83
2/26/2021331,900 shares $67.36 million +14.2%1.7%2.4 $202.96
2/12/2021290,700 shares $60.32 million +5.4%1.5%2.2 $207.50
1/29/2021275,800 shares $58.68 million -13.8%1.4%2 $212.78
1/15/2021320,100 shares $65.39 million -31.1%1.6%2.2 $204.29
12/31/2020313,500 shares $69.77 million +3.6%1.6%2.4 $222.54
12/15/2020313,500 shares $68.75 million +3.6%1.6%2.4 $219.29
11/30/2020302,600 shares $64.66 million +15.1%1.5%2.4 $213.69
11/15/2020263,000 shares $49.63 million +1.3%1.3%1.9 $188.70
10/30/2020259,600 shares $51.30 million -5.6%1.3%2 $197.61
10/15/2020275,000 shares $52.21 million +4.8%1.4%2.1 $189.85
9/30/2020262,400 shares $52.25 million -12.2%1.3%0 $199.13
9/15/2020298,900 shares $55.74 million +7.7%1.5%2.1 $186.47
8/31/2020277,500 shares $54.33 million +0.4%1.4%1.9 $195.80
8/14/2020276,300 shares $54.70 million +13.7%1.4%1.9 $197.98
7/31/2020243,100 shares $45.10 million -10.0%1.3%1.5 $185.52
7/15/2020270,200 shares $49.64 million -12.4%1.4%1.7 $183.73
6/30/2020308,300 shares $59.34 million +16.9%1.6%1.7 $192.46
6/15/2020263,700 shares $48.25 million -17.1%1.4%1.4 $182.99
5/29/2020318,100 shares $54.92 million -2.2%1.6%1.6 $172.64
5/15/2020325,200 shares $64.92 million -17.9%1.7%1.7 $199.62
4/30/2020396,200 shares $78.08 million -14.6%2.1%2.3 $197.08
4/15/2020463,700 shares $92.99 million -11.4%2.4%2.7 $200.54
3/31/2020523,100 shares $118.01 million -18.9%2.7%3.1 $225.60

ICU Medical (NASDAQ:ICUI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is ICU Medical's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of ICU Medical shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 428,800 shares of ICUI short. 2.16% of ICU Medical's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for ICU Medical?

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. ICU Medical currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for ICU Medical?

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. 2.16% of ICU Medical's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is ICU Medical's short interest increasing or decreasing?

ICU Medical saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 428,800 shares, an increase of 0.6% from the previous total of 426,400 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 ICU Medical's float size?

ICU Medical currently has issued a total of 21,190,000 shares. Some of ICU Medical'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. ICU Medical currently has a public float of 19,830,000 shares.

How does ICU Medical's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.16% of ICU Medical's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "health care supplies" compare to ICU Medical: Align Technology, Inc. (2.39%), West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (0.94%), The Cooper Companies, Inc. (2.58%), DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (1.15%), Haemonetics Co. (3.13%), STAAR Surgical (0.00%), Quidel Co. (10.89%), Neogen Co. (0.00%), Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (4.39%), and Atrion Co. (4.69%).

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 ICU Medical stock?

Short selling ICUI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from ICU Medical as its price is falling. ICU Medical's stock is trading up $3.44 today. To short ICU Medical 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 ICU Medical 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 ICU Medical?

A short squeeze for ICU Medical 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 ICUI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is ICU Medical'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 ICUI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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