Liquidity Services (LQDT) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$19.72
+0.03 (+0.15%)
(As of 01:45 PM ET)

Liquidity Services Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
873,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
848,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+2.94%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$15.07 million
Short Interest Ratio
7.1 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
30,480,000 shares
Float Size
22,330,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
3.91%
Today's Trading Volume
29,026 shares
Average Trading Volume
129,594 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
22%
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LQDT Short Interest Over Time

LQDT Days to Cover Over Time

LQDT Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Liquidity Services Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/2024873,000 shares $15.07 million +2.9%3.9%7.1 $17.26
4/15/2024848,100 shares $14.98 million +0.7%3.8%7 $17.66
3/31/2024842,300 shares $15.67 million -9.2%3.8%6.4 $18.60
3/15/2024927,700 shares $16.58 million -14.9%4.2%6.4 $17.87
2/29/20241,090,000 shares $19.54 million -7.6%4.9%5.9 $17.93
2/15/20241,180,000 shares $20.15 million -9.2%5.3%5.8 $17.08
1/31/20241,300,000 shares $22.69 million -8.5%5.8%6.1 $17.45
1/15/20241,420,000 shares $24.34 million +2.2%6.3%7.2 $17.14
12/31/20231,390,000 shares $23.92 million +3.0%6.2%7.2 $17.21
12/15/20231,350,000 shares $23.52 million +14.4%6.0%7.3 $17.42
11/30/20231,180,000 shares $22.61 million +5.4%5.3%7.1 $19.16
11/15/20231,120,000 shares $22.98 million +1.8%5.0%8.3 $20.52
10/31/20231,100,000 shares $21.20 million No Change4.9%8.7 $19.27
10/15/20231,100,000 shares $21.92 million -1.8%4.9%9.6 $19.93
9/30/20231,120,000 shares $19.73 million -3.5%5.0%10.1 $17.62
9/15/20231,160,000 shares $21.09 million -5.7%5.2%11.3 $18.18
8/31/20231,230,000 shares $22.45 million -4.7%5.5%12.1 $18.25
8/15/20231,290,000 shares $23.97 million -3.7%5.9%13.4 $18.58
7/31/20231,340,000 shares $22.49 million +0.8%6.1%11.8 $16.78
7/15/20231,330,000 shares $22.09 million -4.3%6.0%10.7 $16.61
6/30/20231,390,000 shares $22.94 million No Change6.3%10.4 $16.50
6/15/20231,390,000 shares $21.85 million -2.8%6.3%9.8 $15.72
5/31/20231,430,000 shares $21.64 million +4.4%6.4%8.4 $15.13
5/15/20231,370,000 shares $20.92 million +3.0%6.1%7.3 $15.27
4/30/20231,330,000 shares $17.38 million -0.8%6.0%7.1 $13.07
4/15/20231,340,000 shares $17.49 million -5.6%5.8%7 $13.05
3/31/20231,420,000 shares $18.70 million -22.8%6.2%7.6 $13.17
3/15/20231,840,000 shares $23.77 million +4.0%8.0%9.4 $12.92
2/28/20231,770,000 shares $22.41 million +3.5%7.7%8.6 $12.66
2/15/20231,710,000 shares $22.95 million No Change7.4%8.7 $13.42
1/31/20231,710,000 shares $25.63 million +1.8%7.4%8.7 $14.99
1/15/20231,680,000 shares $24.90 million -3.5%6.2%9.3 $14.82
12/30/20221,740,000 shares $24.46 million +4.8%6.4%9.7 $14.06
12/15/20221,660,000 shares $21.23 million +7.8%6.1%9.5 $12.79
11/30/20221,540,000 shares $25.70 million -1.3%5.7%10.3 $16.69
11/15/20221,560,000 shares $27.66 million -7.1%5.7%11.3 $17.73
10/31/20221,680,000 shares $28.86 million -4.0%6.2%11.5 $17.18
10/15/20221,750,000 shares $28.11 million -2.8%6.5%10.3 $16.06
9/30/20221,800,000 shares $29.27 million -4.3%6.7%9.6 $16.26
9/15/20221,880,000 shares $30.81 million +1.6%7.0%8.7 $16.39
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8/31/20221,850,000 shares $32.36 million -3.1%6.8%8.5 $17.49
8/15/20221,910,000 shares $37.80 million -5.5%7.1%8.7 $19.79
7/31/20222,020,000 shares $40.66 million +8.6%7.5%8.6 $20.13
7/15/20221,860,000 shares $30.71 million +8.1%6.9%8.3 $16.51
6/30/20221,720,000 shares $23.12 million -5.0%6.4%8.1 $13.44
6/15/20221,810,000 shares $25.74 million -1.1%6.7%9.4 $14.22
5/31/20221,830,000 shares $24.81 million +19.6%6.8%9.6 $13.56
5/15/20221,530,000 shares $19.74 million +19.5%5.7%7.6 $12.90
4/30/20221,280,000 shares $18.46 million -2.3%4.7%6.3 $14.42
4/15/20221,310,000 shares $23.61 million -6.4%4.9%6.2 $18.02
3/31/20221,400,000 shares $23.97 million -0.7%5.2%6.4 $17.12
3/15/20221,410,000 shares $23.86 million -3.4%5.2%6.4 $16.92
2/28/20221,460,000 shares $25.16 million -14.1%5.6%6.1 $17.23
2/15/20221,700,000 shares $29.22 million +33.9%6.5%6.9 $17.19
1/31/20221,270,000 shares $24.17 million +5.8%5.3%5.6 $19.03
1/15/20221,200,000 shares $25.30 million +3.5%4.4%5.8 $21.08
12/31/20211,160,000 shares $25.61 million -3.3%4.3%6.1 $22.08
12/15/20211,200,000 shares $26.76 million +0.8%4.4%6.2 $22.30
11/30/20211,190,000 shares $26.98 million -9.2%4.4%6.7 $22.67
11/15/20211,310,000 shares $33.51 million -9.0%4.9%8.1 $25.58
10/29/20211,440,000 shares $31.80 million No Change5.3%9 $22.08
10/15/20211,440,000 shares $29.48 million -3.4%5.3%8.2 $20.47
9/30/20211,490,000 shares $32.20 million -10.8%5.5%7.9 $21.61
9/15/20211,670,000 shares $40.03 million -8.7%6.2%7 $23.97
8/31/20211,830,000 shares $44.65 million +6.4%6.8%6.9 $24.40
8/13/20211,720,000 shares $40.85 million +13.9%6.4%5.8 $23.75
7/30/20211,510,000 shares $29.96 million -9.0%5.6%3.7 $19.84
7/15/20211,660,000 shares $34.94 million +10.7%6.2%3.7 $21.05
6/30/20211,500,000 shares $38.18 million -3.2%5.6%3.3 $25.45
6/15/20211,550,000 shares $34.80 million +13.1%5.9%3.6 $22.45
5/28/20211,370,000 shares $32.76 million -20.4%5.2%3.2 $23.91
5/14/20211,720,000 shares $44.96 million +62.3%6.5%3.8 $26.14
4/30/20211,060,000 shares $19.44 million -4.5%4.1%2.7 $18.34
4/15/20211,110,000 shares $20.05 million -13.3%4.3%3.2 $18.06
3/31/20211,280,000 shares $21.84 million +28.8%4.9%3.4 $17.06
3/15/2021993,600 shares $19.50 million -8.0%3.8%2.5 $19.63
2/26/20211,080,000 shares $17.06 million +19.6%4.2%2.3 $15.80
2/12/2021903,400 shares $14.96 million +1.1%3.5%2.1 $16.56
1/29/2021893,500 shares $17.17 million +4.4%3.5%2.4 $19.22
1/15/2021855,600 shares $15.95 million +16.0%3.5%2.5 $18.64
12/31/2020737,900 shares $12.17 million +6.2%2.9%2.2 $16.49
12/15/2020695,000 shares $11.26 million +2.1%2.7%2 $16.20
11/30/2020680,900 shares $6.52 million +4.1%2.7%2.4 $9.57
11/15/2020653,800 shares $5.75 million +22.3%2.6%2.6 $8.80
10/30/2020534,700 shares $4.65 million -23.8%2.1%2 $8.70
10/15/2020701,900 shares $7.15 million +18.1%2.8%2.3 $10.18
9/30/2020594,300 shares $4.43 million -9.3%2.3%1.9 $7.46
9/15/2020655,200 shares $4.95 million +22.5%2.6%2.4 $7.55
8/31/2020534,700 shares $3.86 million -32.8%2.1%1.7 $7.21
8/14/2020795,700 shares $6.24 million -14.7%3.1%2.6 $7.84
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7/31/2020933,200 shares $4.81 million +10.5%3.6%3.2 $5.15
7/15/2020844,700 shares $4.39 million +8.1%3.3%3.3 $5.20
6/30/2020781,400 shares $4.66 million +44.3%3.0%3.3 $5.96
6/15/2020541,700 shares $3.11 million -1.9%2.1%2.4 $5.74
5/29/2020551,900 shares $3.15 million -7.1%2.1%3 $5.71
5/15/2020593,900 shares $2.95 million +1.3%2.3%3.4 $4.96
4/30/2020586,500 shares $2.93 million +0.4%2.2%3.7 $5.00
4/15/2020584,000 shares $2.69 million +9.4%2.2%4.2 $4.60
3/31/2020533,900 shares $2.59 million -18.1%2.0%4.2 $4.85
3/13/2020651,800 shares $3.10 million +13.0%2.4%3.9 $4.76
2/28/2020576,700 shares $2.19 million +5.2%2.1%5.6 $3.80
2/14/2020548,200 shares $2.25 million +1.7%2.0%6.3 $4.11
1/31/2020539,000 shares $2.31 million +1.7%2.0%7.1 $4.28
1/15/2020530,000 shares $2.50 million +10.7%2.0%7.4 $4.71
12/31/2019478,900 shares $2.70 million +24.6%1.8%7.1 $5.64
8/15/2019712,200 shares $5.19 million +0.2%2.7%6.4 $7.29

LQDT Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Liquidity Services' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Liquidity Services shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, traders have sold 873,000 shares of LQDT short. 3.91% of Liquidity Services' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Liquidity Services' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Liquidity Services?

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. LQDT shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on Liquidity Services's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Liquidity Services?

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. 3.91% of Liquidity Services' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Liquidity Services' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Liquidity Services saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 873,000 shares, an increase of 2.9% from the previous total of 848,100 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 Liquidity Services' float size?

Liquidity Services currently has issued a total of 30,480,000 shares. Some of Liquidity Services' 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. Liquidity Services currently has a public float of 22,330,000 shares.

How does Liquidity Services' short interest compare to its competitors?

3.91% of Liquidity Services' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Liquidity Services: Accolade, Inc. (4.76%), International Money Express, Inc. (2.19%), Viad Corp (1.28%), Sezzle Inc. (2.98%), Resources Connection, Inc. (7.11%), Conduent Incorporated (0.89%), Emerald Holding, Inc. (1.46%), Spree Acquisition Corp. 1 Limited (0.09%), Priority Technology Holdings, Inc. (0.74%), Paysign, Inc. (3.69%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Liquidity Services stock?

Short selling LQDT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Liquidity Services as its price is falling. LQDT shares are trading up $0.07 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 Liquidity Services?

A short squeeze for Liquidity Services 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 LQDT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Liquidity Services' 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 LQDT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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