NASDAQ:NHLD

National Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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Today's Range N/A
50-Day Range
$3.24
MA: $3.26
$3.33
52-Week Range N/A
Volume2,000 shs
Average Volume45,803 shs
Market Capitalization$44.74 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.56

Short Interest

National (NASDAQ:NHLD) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume69,600 shares
Previous Short Volume62,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+11.18%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$226,200.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.6
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares12,900,000 shares
Float Size8,020,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.87%
Today's Trading Volume2,000 shares
Average Trading Volume45,803 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-95.63%

Short Interest Over Time


National (NASDAQ:NHLD) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202169,600 shares $226,200.00 +11.2%0.9%1.6 $3.25
1/29/202162,600 shares $208,458.00 -5.2%0.8%1 $3.33
1/15/202166,000 shares $216,480.00 +62.6%0.8%1.2 $3.28
12/31/202040,200 shares $130,650.00 -16.6%0.5%0.9 $3.25
12/15/202040,200 shares $119,394.00 -16.6%0.5%0.9 $2.97
11/30/202048,200 shares $127,730.00 +169.3%0.6%1.1 $2.65
11/15/202017,900 shares $47,256.00 +4.7%0.2%0.5 $2.64
10/30/202017,100 shares $46,512.00 -14.1%0.2%2.5 $2.72
10/15/202019,900 shares $36,218.00 -13.1%0.2%2.5 $1.82
9/30/202022,900 shares $45,800.00 +43.1%0.3%3.5 $2.00
9/15/202016,000 shares $34,400.00 +0.6%0.2%2.7 $2.15
8/31/202015,900 shares $35,139.00 +8.9%0.2%2.7 $2.21
8/14/202014,600 shares $31,974.00 -2.7%0.2%3.4 $2.19
7/31/202015,000 shares $35,550.00 +20.0%0.2%2.9 $2.37
7/15/202012,500 shares $29,125.00 +2.5%0.2%1.2 $2.33
6/30/202012,200 shares $24,278.00 -34.4%0.2%1 $1.99
6/15/202018,600 shares $37,200.00 +11.4%0.2%1.6 $2.00
5/29/202016,700 shares $35,404.00 +21.0%0.2%1.3 $2.12
5/15/202013,800 shares $27,876.00 +25.5%0.1%1.1 $2.02
4/30/202011,000 shares $22,220.00 -42.4%0.1%0.9 $2.02
4/15/202019,100 shares $38,582.00 +23.2%0.2%3.1 $2.02
3/31/202015,500 shares $21,700.00 -24.4%0.2%2.5 $1.40
3/13/202020,500 shares $29,110.00 -6.0%0.2%2.6 $1.42
2/28/202021,800 shares $34,880.00 -6.0%0.2%3.3 $1.60
2/14/202023,200 shares $46,632.00 -1.7%0.2%3.5 $2.01

National (NASDAQ:NHLD) Short Interest FAQ

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What is National's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of National shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 69,600 shares of NHLD short. 0.87% of National's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for National?

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. National currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for National?

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. 0.87% of National's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is National's short interest increasing or decreasing?

National saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 69,600 shares, an increase of 11.2% from the previous total of 62,600 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 National's float size?

National currently has issued a total of 13,765,000 shares. Some of National'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. National currently has a public float of 8,020,000 shares.

How does National's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.87% of National's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services" compare to National: CME Group Inc. (1.61%), Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (0.90%), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (2.09%), Deutsche Börse AG (0.00%), Nasdaq, Inc. (2.28%), Tradeweb Markets Inc. (0.00%), LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (2.56%), BGC Partners, Inc. (5.46%), StoneX Group Inc. (1.29%), and OTC Markets Group 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: 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 National stock?

Short selling NHLD is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from National as its price is falling. To short National 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 National 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 National?

A short squeeze for National 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 NHLD, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is National'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 NHLD, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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