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NASDAQ:MATW

Matthews International Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$39.52
+1.95 (+5.19 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$37.97
Now: $39.52
$39.62
50-Day Range
$30.53
MA: $33.23
$37.57
52-Week Range
$17.01
Now: $39.52
$39.62
Volume151,900 shs
Average Volume138,723 shs
Market Capitalization$1.25 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.18%
Beta1.18

Short Interest

Matthews International (NASDAQ:MATW) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume437,500 shares
Previous Short Volume407,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+7.44%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$15.62 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.7
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares31,730,000 shares
Float Size30,660,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.43%
Today's Trading Volume151,900 shares
Average Trading Volume138,723 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average9.50%

Short Interest Over Time


Matthews International (NASDAQ:MATW) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/2021437,500 shares $15.62 million +7.4%1.4%2.7 $35.70
1/29/2021407,200 shares $13.81 million -16.6%1.3%2.4 $33.92
1/15/2021488,100 shares $15.46 million -30.1%1.6%3 $31.67
12/31/2020641,500 shares $20.00 million -1.6%2.1%3.8 $31.18
12/15/2020641,500 shares $18.77 million -1.6%2.1%3.8 $29.26
11/30/2020652,100 shares $18.35 million -25.1%2.1%4 $28.14
11/15/2020870,100 shares $23.26 million +0.8%2.8%5.1 $26.73
10/30/2020863,600 shares $22.06 million -6.6%2.9%5.3 $25.55
10/15/2020925,000 shares $21.17 million +2.4%3.1%4.8 $22.89
9/30/2020903,300 shares $21.81 million -13.1%3.0%4.1 $24.15
9/15/20201,040,000 shares $22.56 million +8.0%3.5%3.9 $21.69
8/31/2020963,000 shares $22.04 million +3.6%3.2%3.5 $22.89
8/14/2020929,800 shares $20.25 million +0.2%3.1%3.3 $21.78
7/31/2020928,100 shares $21.00 million -8.1%3.1%3.3 $22.63
7/15/20201,010,000 shares $21.82 million -2.9%3.4%3.9 $21.60
6/30/20201,040,000 shares $20.35 million -3.7%3.5%4.5 $19.57
6/15/20201,080,000 shares $20.02 million -14.3%3.6%5.3 $18.54
5/29/20201,260,000 shares $22.60 million -8.0%4.2%5.9 $17.94
5/15/20201,370,000 shares $28.36 million -2.8%4.6%6.8 $20.70
4/30/20201,410,000 shares $30.94 million +1.4%4.7%7.8 $21.94
4/15/20201,390,000 shares $30.97 million +3.0%4.6%7.5 $22.28
3/31/20201,350,000 shares $29.85 million -3.1%4.5%7.3 $22.11
3/13/20201,392,600 shares $35.00 million -21.8%4.6%7.7 $25.13
2/28/20201,780,000 shares $36.47 million -6.8%5.9%13.3 $20.49
2/14/20201,910,000 shares $51.34 million +5.0%6.3%14.3 $26.88

Matthews International (NASDAQ:MATW) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Matthews International's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Matthews International shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 437,500 shares of MATW short. 1.43% of Matthews International's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Matthews International?

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. Matthews International currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Matthews International?

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. 1.43% of Matthews International's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Matthews International's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Matthews International saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 437,500 shares, an increase of 7.4% from the previous total of 407,200 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 Matthews International's float size?

Matthews International currently has issued a total of 31,675,000 shares. Some of Matthews International's 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. Matthews International currently has a public float of 30,660,000 shares.

How does Matthews International's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.43% of Matthews International's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer staples" compare to Matthews International: Lancaster Colony Co. (4.91%), Tate & Lyle plc (0.00%), Flowers Foods, Inc. (4.54%), POLA Orbis Holdings Inc. (0.00%), WD-40 (8.30%), 51job, Inc. (0.00%), The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (4.23%), Nomad Foods Limited (1.68%), Leslie's, Inc. (9.65%), and Seaboard Co. (1.06%).

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 Matthews International stock?

Short selling MATW is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Matthews International as its price is falling. Matthews International's stock is trading up $1.95 today. To short Matthews International 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 Matthews International 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 Matthews International?

A short squeeze for Matthews International 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 MATW, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Matthews International'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 MATW, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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