Match Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-2.92 (-1.82 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume54.37 million shs
Average Volume2.89 million shs
Market Capitalization$43.50 billion
P/E Ratio79.77
Dividend YieldN/A

Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume12,870,000 shares
Previous Short Volume12,740,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+1.02%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.77 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.6
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares276,811,000 shares
Float Size262,050,000 shares
Short Percent of Float4.91%
Today's Trading Volume54,374,795 shares
Average Trading Volume2,885,521 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average1,784.40%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/202112,870,000 shares $1.77 billion +1.0%4.9%4.6 $137.44
8/13/202112,740,000 shares $1.74 billion +0.3%4.9%5.8 $136.25
7/30/202112,700,000 shares $2.02 billion -1.9%5.0%6.2 $159.27
7/15/202112,950,000 shares $2.11 billion -4.4%5.1%6.2 $162.83
6/30/202113,550,000 shares $2.18 billion +11.8%5.3%6.9 $161.25
6/15/202112,120,000 shares $1.73 billion -3.0%4.7%5.9 $142.34
5/28/202112,490,000 shares $1.79 billion -6.2%4.9%6.2 $143.38
5/14/202113,310,000 shares $1.84 billion +1.3%N/A6.1 $138.40
4/30/202113,140,000 shares $2.06 billion +10.3%N/A5.5 $156.55
4/15/202111,910,000 shares $1.72 billion -3.4%N/A4.6 $144.18
3/31/202112,330,000 shares $1.62 billion +2.8%N/A4.5 $131.48
3/15/202112,000,000 shares $1.84 billion +4.9%N/A4.4 $153.38
2/26/202111,440,000 shares $1.74 billion -6.9%N/A4.1 $151.72
2/12/202112,290,000 shares $2.12 billion +4.6%N/A4.7 $172.13
1/29/202111,750,000 shares $1.66 billion -3.6%N/A4.6 $141.52
1/15/202112,190,000 shares $1.82 billion -3.5%N/A5.2 $149.05
12/31/202012,630,000 shares $1.92 billion +3.6%22.9%5.9 $152.00
12/15/202012,190,000 shares $1.77 billion +2.4%22.1%5.4 $144.81
11/30/202011,900,000 shares $1.66 billion -1.4%21.6%5.2 $139.63
11/15/202012,070,000 shares $1.59 billion -1.1%21.9%5 $131.60
10/30/202012,200,000 shares $1.49 billion -4.9%22.2%4.7 $122.12
10/15/202012,830,000 shares $1.41 billion +4.9%23.3%4.6 $109.77
9/30/202012,230,000 shares $1.35 billion +9.6%22.2%3.9 $110.65
9/15/202011,160,000 shares $1.24 billion -0.2%20.3%2.9 $110.98
8/31/202011,180,000 shares $1.25 billion +18.4%20.3%2.8 $111.68

Institutional Investors Shorting Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Match Group. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLC63,150129,350+104.8%$20,858.00
8/17/2021Logan Capital Management Inc.N/A27,773N/A$4,478.00
8/17/2021Millennium Management LLC695,900935,500+34.4%$150,849.00
8/17/2021Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P.604,0000-100.0%$0.00
8/17/2021Caas Capital Management LPN/A363,600N/A$58,631.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC477,743826,182+72.9%$133,222.00
8/16/2021Squarepoint Ops LLC984,7001,528,500+55.2%$246,471.00
8/16/2021Maven Securities LTD10,1004,500-55.4%$726.00
8/16/2021Capula Management LtdN/A15,600N/A$2,516.00
8/13/2021PEAK6 Investments LLC110,900201,300+81.5%$32,460.00
8/12/2021Simplex Trading LLC5820-100.0%$0.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLP790,800784,700-0.8%$126,533.00
8/10/2021Citigroup Inc.N/A200,000N/A$32,250.00
8/6/2021Wolverine Trading LLC131,300100,900-23.2%$16,374.00
8/6/2021IMC Chicago LLC20,8000-100.0%$0.00
7/31/2021Cutler Group LP5,1005,100No Change$11.00

Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Match Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Match Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of August 31st, investors have sold 12,870,000 shares of MTCH short. 4.91% of Match Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Match Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Match Group?

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. Match Group currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Match Group

Which institutional investors are shorting Match Group?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Match Group: Walleye Trading LLC, Logan Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Maven Securities LTD, Capula Management Ltd, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Simplex Trading LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Citigroup Inc., Wolverine Trading LLC, IMC Chicago LLC, and Cutler Group LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Match Group?

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. 4.91% of Match Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Match Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Match Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 12,870,000 shares, an increase of 1.0% from the previous total of 12,740,000 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 Match Group's float size?

Match Group currently has issued a total of 276,811,000 shares. Some of Match Group'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. Match Group currently has a public float of 262,050,000 shares.

How does Match Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

4.91% of Match Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "personal services" compare to Match Group: Service Co. International (2.54%), H&R Block, Inc. (6.88%), UniFirst Co. (0.63%), Yelp Inc. (6.53%), WW International, Inc. (7.54%), Carriage Services, Inc. (3.77%), EVI Industries, Inc. (15.50%), StoneMor Inc. (0.84%), XpresSpa Group, Inc. (8.14%), and Regis Co. (20.73%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Match Group stock?

Short selling MTCH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Match Group as its price is falling. Match Group's stock is trading down $2.92 today. To short Match Group 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 Match Group 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 Match Group?

A short squeeze for Match Group 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 MTCH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Match Group'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 MTCH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 9/18/2021 by Staff
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