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MetroCity Bankshares (MCBS) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$24.18
+0.52 (+2.20%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

MetroCity Bankshares Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
244,100 shares
Previous Short Volume
232,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+5.12%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$5.83 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
8.1
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
25,210,000 shares
Float Size
17,940,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.36%
Today's Trading Volume
12,168 shares
Average Trading Volume
22,518 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
54%
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MetroCity Bankshares Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/2024244,100 shares $5.83 million +5.1%1.4%8.1 $23.90
1/15/2024232,200 shares $5.42 million -6.5%1.3%7.7 $23.36
12/31/2023248,200 shares $5.96 million +9.7%1.4%8.1 $24.02
12/15/2023226,200 shares $5.75 million +7.3%1.3%7.9 $25.40
11/30/2023210,800 shares $4.21 million -8.3%1.2%9 $19.98
11/15/2023229,800 shares $4.98 million +5.3%1.3%9.9 $21.67
10/31/2023218,200 shares $4.37 million +5.1%1.2%9.3 $20.04
10/15/2023207,700 shares $4.15 million -3.7%1.2%9.1 $19.98
9/30/2023215,600 shares $4.24 million -3.6%1.2%9.5 $19.68
9/15/2023223,600 shares $4.34 million -5.6%1.3%8.7 $19.40
8/31/2023236,800 shares $4.62 million -10.9%1.3%9.5 $19.50
8/15/2023265,900 shares $5.51 million +2.7%1.5%10.3 $20.71
7/31/2023259,000 shares $5.55 million +1.7%1.5%9.8 $21.44
7/15/2023254,600 shares $4.79 million -2.9%1.4%8.4 $18.82
6/30/2023262,100 shares $4.69 million -8.1%1.5%8.6 $17.89
6/15/2023285,100 shares $5.44 million +6.7%1.6%8.6 $19.08
5/31/2023267,200 shares $4.39 million -8.0%1.5%7.7 $16.43
5/15/2023290,500 shares $4.54 million -7.8%1.6%8.3 $15.63
4/30/2023315,000 shares $5.15 million +0.6%1.8%9.2 $16.35
4/15/2023313,200 shares $5.00 million +9.7%1.7%9.8 $15.97
3/31/2023285,600 shares $4.88 million +4.4%1.6%8.8 $17.09
3/15/2023273,700 shares $4.71 million -2.4%1.5%8.8 $17.21
2/28/2023280,500 shares $5.66 million +1.8%1.6%9.4 $20.17
2/15/2023275,500 shares $5.65 million -9.9%1.5%7.9 $20.51
1/31/2023305,800 shares $6.18 million +1.7%1.7%8 $20.22
1/15/2023300,800 shares $6.39 million +5.1%1.7%7.5 $21.24
12/30/2022286,100 shares $6.19 million +9.2%1.6%7.1 $21.63
12/15/2022261,900 shares $5.52 million +26.1%1.4%6.6 $21.09
11/30/2022207,700 shares $4.67 million -4.0%1.1%5.7 $22.50
11/15/2022216,400 shares $4.99 million -17.0%1.2%7.2 $23.07
10/31/2022260,600 shares $5.80 million -8.2%1.4%9.4 $22.25
10/15/2022284,000 shares $6.11 million +5.3%1.6%11.2 $21.51
9/30/2022269,600 shares $5.29 million +3.0%1.5%10.9 $19.64
9/15/2022261,800 shares $5.19 million -0.4%1.4%9.3 $19.83
8/31/2022262,900 shares $5.26 million -6.7%1.4%8.3 $19.99
8/15/2022281,900 shares $6.15 million -0.5%1.5%8.3 $21.83
7/31/2022283,400 shares $5.87 million +0.9%1.6%7.3 $20.71
7/15/2022280,900 shares $5.82 million -3.0%1.5%6.7 $20.71
6/30/2022289,500 shares $5.88 million +4.5%1.6%6.8 $20.31
6/15/2022277,000 shares $5.44 million +18.1%1.5%6.6 $19.64













MCBS Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is MetroCity Bankshares' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of MetroCity Bankshares shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, traders have sold 244,100 shares of MCBS short. 1.36% of MetroCity Bankshares' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on MetroCity Bankshares' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for MetroCity Bankshares?

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. MCBS shares currently have a short interest ratio of 8.0. Learn More on MetroCity Bankshares's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting MetroCity Bankshares?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of MetroCity Bankshares: Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for MetroCity Bankshares?

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. 1.36% of MetroCity Bankshares' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is MetroCity Bankshares' short interest increasing or decreasing?

MetroCity Bankshares saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 244,100 shares, an increase of 5.1% from the previous total of 232,200 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 MetroCity Bankshares' float size?

MetroCity Bankshares currently has issued a total of 25,210,000 shares. Some of MetroCity Bankshares' 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. MetroCity Bankshares currently has a public float of 17,940,000 shares.

How does MetroCity Bankshares' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.36% of MetroCity Bankshares' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to MetroCity Bankshares: HBT Financial, Inc. (0.71%), Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (1.28%), Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (1.59%), First Community Bankshares, Inc. (1.08%), Mercantile Bank Co. (0.89%), Univest Financial Co. (0.91%), CrossFirst Bankshares, Inc. (2.79%), Business First Bancshares, Inc. (0.77%), Horizon Bancorp, Inc. (1.85%), TrustCo Bank Corp NY (1.15%),

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. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short MetroCity Bankshares stock?

Short selling MCBS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from MetroCity Bankshares as its price is falling. MCBS shares are trading up $0.52 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 MetroCity Bankshares?

A short squeeze for MetroCity Bankshares 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 MCBS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is MetroCity Bankshares' 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 MCBS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:MCBS) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff