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Malibu Boats Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+2.69 (+3.48 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $80.04
50-Day Range
MA: $75.43
52-Week Range
Now: $80.04
Volume232,300 shs
Average Volume259,202 shs
Market Capitalization$1.66 billion
P/E Ratio25.01
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Malibu Boats (NASDAQ:MBUU) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,370,000 shares
Previous Short Volume1,460,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-6.16%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$102.12 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover6.2
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares20,761,000 shares
Float Size20,340,000 shares
Short Percent of Float6.74%
Today's Trading Volume232,300 shares
Average Trading Volume259,202 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-10.38%

Short Interest Over Time

Malibu Boats (NASDAQ:MBUU) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20211,370,000 shares $102.12 million -6.2%6.7%6.2 $74.54
1/29/20211,460,000 shares $116.27 million -2.0%7.2%7 $79.64
1/15/20211,490,000 shares $106.36 million No Change7.4%7.4 $71.38
11/30/20201,150,000 shares $74.69 million +5.5%5.7%5.6 $64.95
11/15/20201,090,000 shares $62.12 million +17.7%5.4%4.7 $56.99
10/30/2020926,500 shares $51.29 million -3.1%4.6%4 $55.36
10/15/2020955,600 shares $50.40 million -4.4%4.7%4.2 $52.74
9/30/20201,000,000 shares $55.89 million +92.9%5.0%4.1 $55.89
9/15/2020518,300 shares $24.86 million -2.7%2.6%2.2 $47.97
8/31/2020532,400 shares $26.00 million +11.8%2.6%2.3 $48.84
8/14/2020476,300 shares $26.39 million -5.1%2.4%2.1 $55.40
7/31/2020502,100 shares $30.97 million -8.6%2.5%2 $61.68
7/15/2020549,300 shares $32.29 million -16.2%2.7%2 $58.78
6/30/2020655,200 shares $38.64 million -20.6%3.3%2.3 $58.98
6/15/2020825,300 shares $42.23 million -22.1%4.1%2.7 $51.17
5/29/20201,060,000 shares $53.28 million -10.2%5.3%3.2 $50.26
5/15/20201,180,000 shares $55.61 million +13.5%5.9%3.7 $47.13
4/30/20201,040,000 shares $53.28 million -2.8%5.2%3.5 $51.23
4/15/20201,070,000 shares $44.55 million -18.9%5.3%4 $41.64
3/31/20201,320,000 shares $39.27 million +44.7%6.6%5.4 $29.75
3/13/2020912,500 shares $24.75 million +5.4%4.5%3.7 $27.12
2/28/2020865,500 shares $19.99 million -16.8%4.3%5.1 $23.10
2/14/20201,040,000 shares $33.38 million +3.0%5.2%6.7 $32.10
1/31/20201,010,000 shares $47.17 million +9.0%5.1%6.1 $46.70
1/15/2020926,400 shares $43.98 million +12.2%4.6%5.3 $47.47

Malibu Boats (NASDAQ:MBUU) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Malibu Boats' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Malibu Boats shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, investors have sold 1,370,000 shares of MBUU short. 6.74% of Malibu Boats' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Malibu Boats?

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. Malibu Boats currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Malibu Boats?

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. 6.74% of Malibu Boats' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Malibu Boats' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Malibu Boats saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 1,370,000 shares, a drop of 6.2% from the previous total of 1,460,000 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.

What is Malibu Boats' float size?

Malibu Boats currently has issued a total of 20,761,000 shares. Some of Malibu Boats' 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. Malibu Boats currently has a public float of 20,340,000 shares.

How does Malibu Boats' short interest compare to its competitors?

6.74% of Malibu Boats' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to Malibu Boats: ITV plc (0.00%), Grasim Industries Limited (0.00%), Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (6.11%), Capcom Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (4.76%), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (2.25%), WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (0.00%), Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. (6.10%), Gildan Activewear Inc. (1.68%), and Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (2.76%).

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 Malibu Boats stock?

Short selling MBUU is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Malibu Boats as its price is falling. Malibu Boats' stock is trading up $2.69 today. To short Malibu Boats 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 Malibu Boats 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 Malibu Boats?

A short squeeze for Malibu Boats 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 MBUU, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Malibu Boats' 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 MBUU, 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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