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Seres Therapeutics Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$21.80
-0.74 (-3.28 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.87
$22.70
50-Day Range
$18.16
$22.54
52-Week Range
$3.67
$38.50
Volume631,393 shs
Average Volume970,241 shs
Market Capitalization$2.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta4.07

Short Interest

Seres Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MCRB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume7,940,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,850,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+1.15%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$163.96 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover8.1
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares69,910,000 shares
Float Size68,610,000 shares
Short Percent of Float11.57%
Today's Trading Volume631,393 shares
Average Trading Volume970,241 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-34.92%

Short Interest Over Time


Seres Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MCRB) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20217,940,000 shares $163.96 million +1.2%11.6%8.1 $20.65
3/31/20217,850,000 shares $152.53 million +8.6%11.5%7.4 $19.43
3/15/20217,230,000 shares $154.51 million +10.2%10.6%6.2 $21.37
2/26/20216,560,000 shares $123.26 million +10.1%9.6%5.8 $18.79
2/12/20215,960,000 shares $155.32 million -14.2%8.7%5.5 $26.06
1/29/20216,950,000 shares $166.17 million -5.2%10.2%6.6 $23.91
1/15/20217,330,000 shares $195.78 million +3.4%10.8%7.3 $26.71
12/31/20207,090,000 shares $186.11 million +56.2%10.4%7.6 $26.25
12/15/20204,540,000 shares $112.64 million -6.8%6.7%5.3 $24.81
11/30/20204,870,000 shares $141.28 million -3.9%7.3%6.4 $29.01
11/15/20205,070,000 shares $174.71 million +6.5%8.4%6.9 $34.46
10/30/20204,760,000 shares $142.13 million -7.9%8.2%4 $29.86
10/15/20205,170,000 shares $167.66 million +12.6%9.0%1.8 $32.43
9/30/20204,590,000 shares $129.94 million No Change7.9%1.6 $28.31
9/15/20204,590,000 shares $125.40 million -12.4%7.9%1.6 $27.32
8/31/20205,240,000 shares $138.81 million -25.5%9.1%1.8 $26.49
8/14/20207,030,000 shares $191.64 million -21.2%13.2%2.5 $27.26
7/31/20208,920,000 shares $33.36 million +16.3%19.6%3.9 $3.74
7/15/20207,670,000 shares $31.68 million +3.1%17.7%11.8 $4.13
6/30/20207,440,000 shares $34.74 million +6.1%17.1%13.2 $4.67
6/15/20207,010,000 shares $30.70 million +4.0%16.1%16 $4.38
5/29/20206,740,000 shares $37.00 million +8.7%15.7%16.9 $5.49
5/15/20206,200,000 shares $28.52 million +10.9%14.5%16.8 $4.60
4/30/20205,590,000 shares $21.86 million +9.6%13.1%17.4 $3.91
4/15/20205,100,000 shares $18.87 million +6.7%12.2%19.3 $3.70

Seres Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MCRB) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Seres Therapeutics' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Seres Therapeutics shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 7,940,000 shares of MCRB short. 11.57% of Seres Therapeutics' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Seres Therapeutics?

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. Seres Therapeutics currently has a short interest ratio of 8.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Seres Therapeutics?

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. 11.57% of Seres Therapeutics' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Seres Therapeutics' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Seres Therapeutics saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,940,000 shares, an increase of 1.1% from the previous total of 7,850,000 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 Seres Therapeutics' float size?

Seres Therapeutics currently has issued a total of 91,623,000 shares. Some of Seres Therapeutics' 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. Seres Therapeutics currently has a public float of 68,610,000 shares.

How does Seres Therapeutics' short interest compare to its competitors?

11.57% of Seres Therapeutics' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Seres Therapeutics: Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (0.00%), Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (0.00%), Ascendis Pharma A/S (0.00%), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (0.00%), Evotec SE (0.00%), Perrigo Company plc (4.21%), Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (0.00%), Blueprint Medicines Co. (0.00%), Allakos Inc. (9.45%), and Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Seres Therapeutics stock?

Short selling MCRB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Seres Therapeutics as its price is falling. Seres Therapeutics' stock is trading down $0.74 today. To short Seres Therapeutics 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 Seres Therapeutics 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 Seres Therapeutics?

A short squeeze for Seres Therapeutics 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 MCRB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Seres Therapeutics' 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 MCRB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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