NASDAQ:JBLU

JetBlue Airways Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$19.32
+0.27 (+1.42 %)
(As of 05/5/2021 05:19 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$18.87
$19.63
50-Day Range
$18.79
$21.64
52-Week Range
$7.34
$21.96
Volume5.30 million shs
Average Volume8.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.12 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.57

Short Interest

JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume8,900,000 shares
Previous Short Volume9,410,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-5.42%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$185.39 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares296,270,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.81%
Today's Trading Volume5,296,250 shares
Average Trading Volume8,843,570 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-40.11%

Short Interest Over Time


JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20218,900,000 shares $185.39 million -5.4%N/A1$20.83
3/31/20219,410,000 shares $193.56 million -14.6%N/A1$20.57
3/15/202111,020,000 shares $225.14 million +0.7%N/A1.2$20.43
2/26/202110,940,000 shares $202.28 million -27.3%N/A1.2$18.49
2/12/202115,040,000 shares $248.46 million -9.2%N/A1.6$16.52
1/29/202116,560,000 shares $242.60 million +3.1%N/A1.7$14.65
1/15/202116,070,000 shares $252.62 million +6.8%N/A1.6$15.72
12/31/202015,050,000 shares $223.57 million +2.7%N/A1.5$14.86
12/15/202014,660,000 shares $214.04 million -13.7%N/A1.5$14.60
11/30/202016,980,000 shares $266.76 million +1.9%6.3%1.8$15.71
11/15/202016,660,000 shares $235.91 million -3.9%6.2%1.9$14.16
10/30/202017,330,000 shares $200.33 million -4.8%6.4%2$11.56
10/15/202018,210,000 shares $223.89 million -2.5%6.7%2$12.30
9/30/202018,680,000 shares $211.64 million -11.7%6.9%2$11.33
9/15/202021,150,000 shares $266.91 million +14.1%7.8%2$12.62
8/31/202018,540,000 shares $213.58 million +3.9%6.9%1.5$11.52
8/14/202017,840,000 shares $204.80 million -6.4%6.6%1.2$11.48
7/31/202019,060,000 shares $197.08 million +1.4%7.1%1.1$10.34
7/15/202018,800,000 shares $217.14 million +2.2%7.0%1.1$11.55
6/30/202018,390,000 shares $200.45 million +26.5%6.9%1$10.90
6/15/202014,540,000 shares $174.63 million -24.2%5.4%0.8$12.01
5/29/202019,180,000 shares $193.14 million -13.4%7.2%1.1$10.07
5/15/202022,150,000 shares $182.52 million +16.5%8.3%1.4$8.24
4/30/202019,010,000 shares $185.16 million +24.7%7.1%1.4$9.74
4/15/202015,240,000 shares $140.06 million -1.8%5.7%1.3$9.19

JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) Short Interest FAQ

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What is JetBlue Airways' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of JetBlue Airways shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, traders have sold 8,900,000 shares of JBLU short.

What is a good short interest ratio for JetBlue Airways?

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. JetBlue Airways currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is JetBlue Airways' short interest increasing or decreasing?

JetBlue Airways saw a decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 8,900,000 shares, a decline of 5.4% from the previous total of 9,410,000 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 JetBlue Airways' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of JetBlue Airways' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "air transportation, scheduled" compare to JetBlue Airways: United Airlines Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), American Airlines Group Inc. (0.00%), Azul S.A. (0.00%), Alaska Air Group, Inc. (0.00%), China Southern Airlines Company Limited (0.00%), Deutsche Lufthansa AG (0.00%), Air Canada (0.00%), China Eastern Airlines Co. Limited (0.00%), easyJet plc (0.00%), and International Consolidated Airlines Group, S.A. (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. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short JetBlue Airways stock?

Short selling JBLU is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from JetBlue Airways as its price is falling. JetBlue Airways' stock is trading up $0.27 today. To short JetBlue Airways 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 JetBlue Airways 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 JetBlue Airways?

A short squeeze for JetBlue Airways 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 JBLU, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is JetBlue Airways' 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 JBLU, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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