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Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$117.47
-0.06 (-0.05%)
(As of 04:11 PM ET)

Lamar Advertising Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
2,670,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
2,320,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+15.09%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$319.15 million
Short Interest Ratio
7.1 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
June 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
102,240,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
2.61%
Today's Trading Volume
389,322 shares
Average Trading Volume
402,943 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
97%
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LAMR Days to Cover Over Time

LAMR Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Lamar Advertising Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/20242,670,000 shares $319.15 million +15.1%N/A7.1 $119.53
6/15/20242,320,000 shares $265.90 million -11.8%N/A6.4 $114.61
5/31/20242,630,000 shares $310.63 million +16.9%N/A7.1 $118.11
5/15/20242,250,000 shares $274.10 million +3.7%N/A5.3 $121.82
4/30/20242,170,000 shares $251.39 million +2.4%N/A4.9 $115.85
4/15/20242,120,000 shares $235.74 million +1.4%N/A5.3 $111.20
3/31/20242,090,000 shares $249.57 million -11.1%N/A5 $119.41
3/15/20242,350,000 shares $272.81 million +25.7%N/A5.6 $116.09
2/29/20241,870,000 shares $206.73 million -5.1%N/A4.1 $110.55
2/15/20241,970,000 shares $212.70 million +14.5%N/A4.6 $107.97
1/31/20241,720,000 shares $180.05 million -6.0%N/A4.2 $104.68
1/15/20241,830,000 shares $194.75 million +1.7%N/A3.7 $106.42
12/31/20231,800,000 shares $191.30 million -44.8%N/A3.6 $106.28
12/15/20233,260,000 shares $350.22 million +8.3%N/A6.3 $107.43
11/30/20233,010,000 shares $304.88 million +5.2%N/A6 $101.29
11/15/20232,860,000 shares $274.99 million +13.0%N/A5.9 $96.15
10/31/20232,530,000 shares $208.14 million +3.7%N/A5.2 $82.27
10/15/20232,440,000 shares $198.49 million +25.1%N/A5.2 $81.35
9/30/20231,950,000 shares $162.77 million -19.8%N/A4.4 $83.47
9/15/20232,430,000 shares $207.77 million -0.4%N/A5.9 $85.50
8/31/20232,440,000 shares $222.58 million +8.9%N/A5.9 $91.22
8/15/20232,240,000 shares $196.76 million +12.6%N/A5.2 $87.84
7/31/20231,990,000 shares $196.41 million -4.3%N/A4.6 $98.70
7/15/20232,080,000 shares $211.27 million No ChangeN/A5.2 $101.57
6/30/20232,080,000 shares $206.44 million -5.0%N/A5.2 $99.25
6/15/20232,190,000 shares $209.60 million +12.3%N/A5.3 $95.71
5/31/20231,950,000 shares $175.27 million -11.0%N/A4.8 $89.88
5/15/20232,190,000 shares $207.68 million +2.8%N/A5.2 $94.83
4/30/20232,130,000 shares $225.10 million +8.7%N/A5.1 $105.68
4/15/20231,960,000 shares $199.45 million -2.5%2.3%4.7 $101.76
3/31/20232,010,000 shares $200.78 million -9.5%2.3%4.6 $99.89
3/15/20232,220,000 shares $215.90 million +3.7%2.6%4.9 $97.25
2/28/20232,140,000 shares $223.76 million -2.7%2.5%4.4 $104.56
2/15/20232,200,000 shares $237.01 million -8.7%2.5%4.4 $107.73
1/31/20232,410,000 shares $256.76 million -15.7%2.8%4.6 $106.54
1/15/20232,860,000 shares $292.01 million +11.3%3.3%5.2 $102.10
12/30/20222,570,000 shares $242.61 million -0.8%3.0%4.7 $94.40
12/15/20222,590,000 shares $251.18 million +12.6%3.0%4.5 $96.98
11/30/20222,300,000 shares $230.32 million +1.8%2.7%4 $100.14
11/15/20222,260,000 shares $216.33 million -1.7%2.6%4.1 $95.72
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10/31/20222,300,000 shares $212.13 million +3.6%2.7%4.4 $92.23
10/15/20222,220,000 shares $186.75 million +8.8%2.6%4.5 $84.12
9/30/20222,040,000 shares $168.28 million -2.9%2.4%4.2 $82.49
9/15/20222,100,000 shares $198.98 million -1.4%2.4%4.5 $94.75
8/31/20222,130,000 shares $199.99 million -0.9%2.5%4.1 $93.89
8/15/20222,150,000 shares $227.66 million -0.9%2.5%3.9 $105.89
7/31/20222,170,000 shares $219.30 million +8.0%2.6%3.6 $101.06
7/15/20222,010,000 shares $184.30 million +3.6%2.4%3.2 $91.69
6/30/20221,940,000 shares $170.66 million -12.2%2.3%3.2 $87.97
6/15/20222,210,000 shares $195.28 million +7.8%2.6%3.9 $88.36
5/31/20222,050,000 shares $200.80 million +8.5%2.4%4.2 $97.95
5/15/20221,890,000 shares $187.47 million +3.3%2.2%3.7 $99.19
4/30/20221,830,000 shares $202.05 million +35.6%2.1%3.9 $110.41
4/15/20221,350,000 shares $152.21 million +7.1%1.6%3.2 $112.75
3/31/20221,260,000 shares $146.39 million -6.0%1.5%3 $116.18
3/15/20221,340,000 shares $147.15 million +22.9%1.6%3.3 $109.81
2/28/20221,090,000 shares $118.88 million +1.9%1.3%2.7 $109.06
2/15/20221,070,000 shares $120.38 million No Change1.2%2.8 $112.50
1/31/20221,070,000 shares $118.51 million +16.6%1.2%3 $110.76
1/15/2022917,500 shares $103.38 million -8.0%1.1%2.4 $112.68
12/31/2021996,800 shares $120.91 million +5.1%1.2%2.9 $121.30
12/15/2021948,500 shares $108.68 million +8.1%1.1%2.5 $114.58
11/30/2021877,200 shares $95.84 million -0.1%1.0%2.2 $109.26
11/15/2021877,600 shares $103.50 million -11.8%1.0%2.1 $117.94
10/29/2021994,500 shares $112.58 million -19.2%1.2%2.5 $113.20
10/15/20211,230,000 shares $146.53 million +2.5%1.4%3.3 $119.13
9/30/20211,200,000 shares $136.14 million No Change1.4%3.1 $113.45
9/15/20211,200,000 shares $133.10 million -5.5%1.4%2.9 $110.92
8/31/20211,270,000 shares $144.56 million +9.5%1.5%3.4 $113.83
8/13/20211,160,000 shares $126.81 million -3.3%1.4%3 $109.32
7/30/20211,200,000 shares $127.92 million -20.0%1.4%3 $106.60
7/15/20211,500,000 shares $157.20 million -2.6%1.7%3.5 $104.80
6/30/20211,540,000 shares $160.81 million +11.6%1.8%3.7 $104.42
6/15/20211,380,000 shares $146.18 million +3.8%1.6%3.4 $105.93
5/28/20211,330,000 shares $139.41 million -5.7%1.6%3 $104.82
5/14/20211,410,000 shares $143.34 million -9.6%N/A2.8 $101.66
4/30/20211,560,000 shares $155.70 million -4.9%N/A3.1 $99.81
4/15/20211,640,000 shares $156.42 million +7.2%N/A3.2 $95.38
3/31/20211,530,000 shares $143.33 million +4.1%1.8%3 $93.68
3/15/20211,470,000 shares $140.62 million +5.0%1.7%2.8 $95.66
2/26/20211,400,000 shares $121.59 million -2.8%1.6%2.8 $86.85
2/12/20211,440,000 shares $125.25 million -5.3%1.7%3.1 $86.98
1/29/20211,520,000 shares $127.33 million -7.9%N/A2.9 $83.77
1/15/20211,650,000 shares $137.53 million -4.6%N/A3 $83.35
12/31/20201,730,000 shares $142.43 million +8.8%N/A3.1 $82.33
12/15/20201,590,000 shares $124.80 million -14.5%N/A2.7 $78.49
11/30/20201,860,000 shares $148.24 million +2.8%N/A3.1 $79.70
11/15/20201,810,000 shares $138.77 million +13.8%N/A3 $76.67
10/30/20201,590,000 shares $97.96 million -7.0%N/A2.8 $61.61
10/15/20201,710,000 shares $113.61 million +1.8%N/A3.2 $66.44
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9/30/20201,680,000 shares $111.17 million +6.3%N/A2.9 $66.17
9/15/20201,580,000 shares $105.42 million -14.6%N/A2.5 $66.72
8/31/20201,850,000 shares $128.08 million -14.0%N/A2.8 $69.23
8/14/20202,150,000 shares $146.31 million +12.0%N/A2.9 $68.05
7/31/20201,920,000 shares $126.20 million -14.7%N/A2.3 $65.73
7/15/20202,250,000 shares $142.74 million -3.4%N/A2.4 $63.44
6/30/20202,330,000 shares $154.99 million +3.6%N/A2.3 $66.52
6/15/20202,250,000 shares $164.32 million -5.1%N/A1.9 $73.03
5/29/20202,370,000 shares $162.30 million -6.3%N/A1.8 $68.48
5/15/20202,530,000 shares $151.12 million -6.0%N/A2 $59.73
4/30/20202,690,000 shares $157.10 million -4.6%N/A2.3 $58.40
4/15/20202,820,000 shares $132.96 million -10.5%3.3%2.8 $47.15
3/31/20203,150,000 shares $155.99 million -21.0%3.7%3.6 $49.52
3/13/20203,986,500 shares $201.92 million +17.9%4.7%4.6 $50.65
2/28/20203,380,000 shares $109.28 million +7.0%4.0%8 $32.33
2/14/20203,160,000 shares $236.91 million -4.5%3.7%9.3 $74.97
1/31/20203,310,000 shares $287.84 million -11.0%3.9%9.9 $86.96
1/15/20203,720,000 shares $351.32 million +6.0%4.4%9.9 $94.44
12/31/20193,510,000 shares $330.01 million -11.1%4.1%9.9 $94.02
8/15/20193,221,600 shares $243.01 million -2.5%3.8%10.5 $75.43

LAMR Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lamar Advertising's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Lamar Advertising shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of June 30th, traders have sold 2,670,000 shares of LAMR short. Learn More on Lamar Advertising's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Lamar Advertising?

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. LAMR shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on Lamar Advertising's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Lamar Advertising?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Lamar Advertising: Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Lamar Advertising's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Lamar Advertising saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,670,000 shares, an increase of 15.1% from the previous total of 2,320,000 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 Lamar Advertising's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Lamar Advertising: Omnicom Group Inc. (6.13%), The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (5.89%), Vornado Realty Trust (10.48%), Kilroy Realty Co. (5.31%), OUTFRONT Media Inc. (5.22%), Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (9.18%), National CineMedia, Inc. (5.33%), Alphabet Inc. (0.35%), Simon Property Group, Inc. (1.42%), Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (3.26%),

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. ($3.71 billion), TC Energy Co. ($2.95 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.63 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.53 billion), Paychex, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Cencora, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Tractor Supply ($1.91 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.78 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.50 billion), and United Therapeutics Co. ($1.40 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Lamar Advertising stock?

Short selling LAMR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Lamar Advertising as its price is falling. LAMR shares are trading down $0.06 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Lamar Advertising?

A short squeeze for Lamar Advertising 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 LAMR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Lamar Advertising'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 LAMR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2024.



This page (NASDAQ:LAMR) was last updated on 7/12/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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