S&P 500   3,912.16 (+2.65%)
DOW   31,643.94 (+2.30%)
QQQ   323.39 (+2.94%)
AAPL   127.66 (+5.28%)
MSFT   237.02 (+2.00%)
FB   266.03 (+3.26%)
GOOGL   2,071.34 (+2.44%)
TSLA   712.06 (+5.41%)
AMZN   3,135.29 (+1.37%)
NVDA   550.19 (+0.29%)
BABA   241.83 (+1.71%)
CGC   34.69 (+5.92%)
GE   13.24 (+5.58%)
MU   94.51 (+3.26%)
NIO   49.91 (+9.02%)
AMD   86.21 (+2.01%)
T   28.23 (+1.22%)
F   12.03 (+2.82%)
ACB   11.13 (+5.80%)
DIS   195.55 (+3.44%)
BA   224.75 (+6.01%)
NFLX   549.69 (+2.01%)
BAC   36.02 (+3.77%)
S&P 500   3,912.16 (+2.65%)
DOW   31,643.94 (+2.30%)
QQQ   323.39 (+2.94%)
AAPL   127.66 (+5.28%)
MSFT   237.02 (+2.00%)
FB   266.03 (+3.26%)
GOOGL   2,071.34 (+2.44%)
TSLA   712.06 (+5.41%)
AMZN   3,135.29 (+1.37%)
NVDA   550.19 (+0.29%)
BABA   241.83 (+1.71%)
CGC   34.69 (+5.92%)
GE   13.24 (+5.58%)
MU   94.51 (+3.26%)
NIO   49.91 (+9.02%)
AMD   86.21 (+2.01%)
T   28.23 (+1.22%)
F   12.03 (+2.82%)
ACB   11.13 (+5.80%)
DIS   195.55 (+3.44%)
BA   224.75 (+6.01%)
NFLX   549.69 (+2.01%)
BAC   36.02 (+3.77%)
S&P 500   3,912.16 (+2.65%)
DOW   31,643.94 (+2.30%)
QQQ   323.39 (+2.94%)
AAPL   127.66 (+5.28%)
MSFT   237.02 (+2.00%)
FB   266.03 (+3.26%)
GOOGL   2,071.34 (+2.44%)
TSLA   712.06 (+5.41%)
AMZN   3,135.29 (+1.37%)
NVDA   550.19 (+0.29%)
BABA   241.83 (+1.71%)
CGC   34.69 (+5.92%)
GE   13.24 (+5.58%)
MU   94.51 (+3.26%)
NIO   49.91 (+9.02%)
AMD   86.21 (+2.01%)
T   28.23 (+1.22%)
F   12.03 (+2.82%)
ACB   11.13 (+5.80%)
DIS   195.55 (+3.44%)
BA   224.75 (+6.01%)
NFLX   549.69 (+2.01%)
BAC   36.02 (+3.77%)
S&P 500   3,912.16 (+2.65%)
DOW   31,643.94 (+2.30%)
QQQ   323.39 (+2.94%)
AAPL   127.66 (+5.28%)
MSFT   237.02 (+2.00%)
FB   266.03 (+3.26%)
GOOGL   2,071.34 (+2.44%)
TSLA   712.06 (+5.41%)
AMZN   3,135.29 (+1.37%)
NVDA   550.19 (+0.29%)
BABA   241.83 (+1.71%)
CGC   34.69 (+5.92%)
GE   13.24 (+5.58%)
MU   94.51 (+3.26%)
NIO   49.91 (+9.02%)
AMD   86.21 (+2.01%)
T   28.23 (+1.22%)
F   12.03 (+2.82%)
ACB   11.13 (+5.80%)
DIS   195.55 (+3.44%)
BA   224.75 (+6.01%)
NFLX   549.69 (+2.01%)
BAC   36.02 (+3.77%)
Log in
NASDAQ:LMBS

First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$51.22
-0.10 (-0.19 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 02:36 PM ET)
Add
Today's Range
$51.20
Now: $51.22
$51.25
50-Day Range
$51.07
MA: $51.49
$51.58
52-Week Range
$49.52
Now: $51.22
$52.96
Volume5,395 shs
Average Volume1.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.90 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.24%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF (NASDAQ:LMBS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume75,600 shares
Previous Short Volume823,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-90.82%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$3.88 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares134,700,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.06%
Today's Trading Volume5,395 shares
Average Trading Volume1,003,347 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.46%

Short Interest Over Time


First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF (NASDAQ:LMBS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202175,600 shares $3.88 million -90.8%N/A0.1 $51.32
1/29/2021823,300 shares $42.45 million +55.8%N/A0.9 $51.56
1/15/2021528,400 shares $27.22 million +895.1%N/A0.6 $51.51
12/31/2020752,200 shares $38.75 million +160.7%N/A1 $51.51
12/15/2020752,200 shares $38.80 million +160.7%N/A1 $51.58
11/30/2020288,500 shares $14.90 million -55.2%N/A0.4 $51.64
11/15/2020643,400 shares $33.21 million +300.1%N/A0.9 $51.62
10/30/2020160,800 shares $8.30 million -20.1%N/A0.2 $51.61
10/15/2020201,300 shares $10.38 million -51.0%N/A0 $51.57
9/30/2020410,700 shares $21.21 million +1,432.5%N/A0.6 $51.64
9/15/2020401,300 shares $20.74 million +1,397.4%N/A0.6 $51.68
8/31/202026,800 shares $1.39 million -46.7%N/A0 $51.79
8/14/202050,300 shares $2.60 million +49.3%N/A0.1 $51.74
7/31/202033,700 shares $1.75 million +39.3%N/A0.1 $51.81
7/15/202024,200 shares $1.25 million -71.3%N/A0 $51.79
6/30/202084,400 shares $4.36 million -44.4%N/A0.1 $51.66
6/15/2020151,900 shares $7.85 million +107.5%N/A0.2 $51.68
5/29/202073,200 shares $3.79 million -23.2%N/A0.1 $51.78
5/15/202095,300 shares $4.92 million +23.6%N/A0.1 $51.65
4/30/202077,100 shares $3.98 million -85.6%N/A0.1 $51.68
4/15/2020536,500 shares $27.71 million -20.2%N/A0.4 $51.65
3/31/2020671,900 shares $34.65 million -30.8%N/A0.6 $51.57
3/13/2020971,100 shares $49.93 million +462.0%N/A0.8 $51.42
2/28/2020172,800 shares $8.62 million +49.4%N/A0.2 $49.90
2/14/2020115,700 shares $6.08 million +27.0%N/A0.2 $52.57

First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF (NASDAQ:LMBS) Short Interest FAQ

speech bubbles
speech bubbles











What is First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 75,600 shares of LMBS short.

Is First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF saw a decrease in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 75,600 shares, a decrease of 90.8% from the previous total of 823,300 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.

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF stock?

Short selling LMBS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF as its price is falling. First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF's stock is trading down $0.10 today. To short First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 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 First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 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 First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF?

A short squeeze for First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 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 LMBS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF'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 LMBS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.