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Limelight Networks Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.35 (+8.79 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.33
50-Day Range
MA: $4.14
52-Week Range
Now: $4.33
Volume7.88 million shs
Average Volume5.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$532.48 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:15,250,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:13,990,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+9.01%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$63.59 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:3.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:116,200,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:7,881,874 shares
Average Trading Volume:5,027,652 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:56.77%

Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/202015,250,000 $63.59 million 9.0%0.0%3.1$4.17
12/15/202015,250,000 $65.58 million 9.0%0.0%3.1$4.30
11/30/202013,990,000 $58.62 million -6.9%0.0%2.8$4.19
11/15/202015,020,000 $66.54 million -8.8%0.0%3.1$4.43
10/30/202016,460,000 $65.51 million 5.0%0.0%3.6$3.98
10/15/202015,670,000 $61.58 million 3.3%0.0%3.8$3.93
9/30/202015,170,000 $101.34 million -7.2%0.0%4.7$6.68
9/15/202016,340,000 $94.45 million 22.3%0.0%4.6$5.78
8/31/202013,360,000 $71.48 million 6.6%0.0%3.9$5.35
8/14/202012,530,000 $72.05 million 0.3%0.0%3.8$5.75
7/31/202012,490,000 $75.94 million 59.7%0.0%3.9$6.08
7/15/20207,820,000 $49.03 million -7.9%0.0%2.5$6.27
6/30/20208,490,000 $52.81 million 9.7%7.3%3$6.22
6/15/20207,740,000 $57.90 million -6.3%6.8%3.1$7.48
5/29/20208,260,000 $52.62 million -3.5%7.2%3.8$6.37
5/15/20208,560,000 $42.29 million 1.9%7.5%4.3$4.94
4/30/20208,400,000 $45.86 million 34.8%7.4%4.3$5.46
4/15/20206,230,000 $32.27 million 16.7%5.4%3.3$5.18
3/31/20205,340,000 $29.48 million -9.5%4.7%3.6$5.52
3/13/20205,898,500 $33.74 million -5.9%5.2%4.9$5.72
2/28/20206,270,000 $30.16 million 2.6%5.5%5.1$4.81
2/14/20206,110,000 $28.78 million -9.5%5.4%5.3$4.71
1/31/20206,750,000 $35.30 million 7.3%6.0%6.3$5.23
1/15/20206,290,000 $33.40 million 12.1%5.7%6.2$5.31
12/31/20195,610,000 $30.63 million -6.7%5.0%5.1$5.46

Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Limelight Networks' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Limelight Networks shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 15,250,000 shares of LLNW short. 0.00% of Limelight Networks' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Limelight Networks?

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. Limelight Networks currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is Limelight Networks' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Limelight Networks saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 15,250,000 shares, an increase of 9.0% from the previous total of 13,990,000 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 Limelight Networks' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Limelight Networks' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to Limelight Networks: Facebook, Inc. (0.98%), Sea Limited (0.00%), Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (0.00%), eBay Inc. (3.91%), Twitter, Inc. (0.00%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.14%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (6.20%), ANGI Homeservices Inc. (20.29%), and Envestnet, Inc. (4.16%).

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. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Limelight Networks stock?

Short selling LLNW is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Limelight Networks as its price is falling. Limelight Networks' stock is trading up $0.35 today. To short Limelight Networks 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 Limelight Networks 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 Limelight Networks?

A short squeeze for Limelight Networks 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 LLNW, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Limelight Networks' 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 LLNW, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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