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Natural Health Trends Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.04 (+0.73 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.50
50-Day Range
MA: $5.24
52-Week Range
Now: $5.50
Volume4,200 shs
Average Volume17,543 shs
Market Capitalization$62.82 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield14.55%

Short Interest

Natural Health Trends (NASDAQ:NHTC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:37,800 shares
Previous Short Volume:31,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+19.24%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$199,584.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:2.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:11,230,000 shares
Float Size:6,950,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.54%
Today's Trading Volume:4,200 shares
Average Trading Volume:17,543 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-76.06%

Natural Health Trends (NASDAQ:NHTC) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/202037,800 $199,584.00 19.2%0.5%1.9$5.28
12/15/202037,800 $190,512.00 19.2%0.5%1.9$5.04
11/30/202031,700 $168,644.00 -0.3%0.5%1.3$5.32
11/15/202031,800 $168,222.00 -6.5%0.5%1.4$5.29
10/30/202034,000 $201,280.00 -22.9%0.5%1.5$5.92
10/15/202044,100 $245,196.00 19.8%0.6%1.9$5.56
9/30/202036,800 $211,600.00 -27.4%0.5%1.6$5.75
9/15/202050,700 $288,990.00 46.1%0.7%2.2$5.70
8/31/202034,700 $187,380.00 -30.0%0.5%1.7$5.40
8/14/202049,600 $264,368.00 -2.0%0.7%1.4$5.33
7/31/202050,600 $330,924.00 0.4%0.7%1.3$6.54
7/15/202050,400 $266,112.00 0.6%0.7%1.2$5.28
6/30/202050,100 $266,532.00 14.4%0.7%1.2$5.32
6/15/202043,800 $261,486.00 -82.8%0.6%1$5.97
5/29/2020253,900 $1.45 million -17.9%3.7%5.3$5.70
5/15/2020309,100 $2.26 million -9.8%4.5%7.7$7.30
4/30/2020342,800 $2.33 million -12.5%4.9%9.4$6.80
4/15/2020391,800 $1.85 million -12.1%5.6%10.4$4.71
3/31/2020445,500 $1.83 million -19.0%6.4%11.8$4.11
3/13/2020550,100 $2.07 million -3.9%7.5%21.6$3.77
2/28/2020572,500 $1.71 million 0.3%7.8%15.1$2.99
2/14/2020570,900 $1.99 million -3.7%8.1%14.5$3.48
1/31/2020592,600 $2.31 million -3.0%8.4%15.9$3.89
1/15/2020610,700 $2.20 million -10.4%8.7%16.9$3.60
12/31/2019681,200 $3.07 million -4.4%9.7%18.6$4.51

Natural Health Trends (NASDAQ:NHTC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Natural Health Trends' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Natural Health Trends shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 37,800 shares of NHTC short. 0.54% of Natural Health Trends' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Natural Health Trends?

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. Natural Health Trends currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Natural Health Trends?

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. 0.54% of Natural Health Trends' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Natural Health Trends' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Natural Health Trends saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 37,800 shares, an increase of 19.2% from the previous total of 31,700 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 Natural Health Trends' float size?

Natural Health Trends currently has issued a total of 11,422,000 shares. Some of Natural Health Trends' 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. Natural Health Trends currently has a public float of 6,950,000 shares.

How does Natural Health Trends' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.54% of Natural Health Trends' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to Natural Health Trends: Hamilton Beach Brands Holding (5.96%), Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. (4.44%), Civeo Co. (0.44%), Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated (1.75%), Select Interior Concepts, Inc. (0.04%), GP Strategies Co. (1.47%), Rocky Brands, Inc. (2.97%), Century Casinos, Inc. (4.26%), PlayAGS Inc (8.93%), and A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (1.33%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Natural Health Trends stock?

Short selling NHTC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Natural Health Trends as its price is falling. Natural Health Trends' stock is trading up $0.04 today. To short Natural Health Trends 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 Natural Health Trends 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 Natural Health Trends?

A short squeeze for Natural Health Trends 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 NHTC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Natural Health Trends' 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 NHTC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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