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Nicholas Financial (NICK) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$7.00
-0.09 (-1.27%)
(As of 10:19 AM ET)

Nicholas Financial Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
260,400 shares
Previous Short Volume
260,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+0.15%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.84 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
27.4
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
12,700,000 shares
Float Size
6,640,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
3.92%
Today's Trading Volume
587 shares
Average Trading Volume
6,872 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
9%
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Nicholas Financial Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/2024260,400 shares $1.84 million +0.2%3.9%27.4 $7.06
1/15/2024260,000 shares $1.82 million -1.7%3.9%27.4 $7.00
12/31/2023264,400 shares $1.82 million -1.1%4.0%27.7 $6.90
12/15/2023267,200 shares $1.79 million -1.2%4.0%31.1 $6.69
11/30/2023270,500 shares $1.93 million +4.2%4.1%35.1 $7.14
11/15/2023259,600 shares $1.74 million -0.1%3.9%33.3 $6.69
10/31/2023259,800 shares $1.22 million +1.5%3.9%41.2 $4.70
10/15/2023255,900 shares $1.20 million +0.3%3.9%40 $4.69
9/30/2023255,100 shares $1.22 million +5.1%3.8%30.4 $4.78
9/15/2023242,800 shares $1.18 million +4.7%3.7%24.8 $4.84
8/31/2023231,900 shares $1.17 million +33.4%3.5%24.1 $5.03
8/15/2023173,900 shares $799,940.00 +4.0%2.6%20 $4.60
7/31/2023167,300 shares $819,770.00 +1.5%2.7%22.3 $4.90
7/15/2023164,900 shares $824,500.00 +2.9%2.5%21.1 $5.00
6/30/2023160,300 shares $801,500.00 +0.6%2.4%23.9 $5.00
6/15/2023159,300 shares $844,290.00 +2.3%2.4%25.7 $5.30
5/31/2023155,800 shares $721,354.00 -0.2%2.4%23.6 $4.63
5/15/2023156,100 shares $720,401.50 +19.0%2.4%20.8 $4.62
4/30/2023131,200 shares $666,496.00 +39.7%2.0%14.6 $5.08
4/15/202393,900 shares $469,500.00 +12.3%1.4%11.3 $5.00
3/31/202383,600 shares $513,897.56 +30.8%1.3%11.1 $6.15
3/15/202363,900 shares $372,537.00 +16.2%1.0%9.8 $5.83
2/28/202355,000 shares $348,150.00 +16.5%0.8%10.4 $6.33
2/15/202347,200 shares $344,088.00 -1.7%0.7%10.5 $7.29
1/31/202348,000 shares $312,000.00 +3.9%0.7%9.6 $6.50
1/15/202346,200 shares $292,446.00 -0.7%0.7%9.2 $6.33
12/30/202246,500 shares $292,950.00 +0.2%0.7%8.2 $6.30
12/15/202246,400 shares $303,456.00 -1.3%0.7%6.4 $6.54
11/30/202247,000 shares $322,147.40 -0.2%0.7%5.4 $6.85
11/15/202247,100 shares $315,334.50 +1.3%0.7%5.2 $6.70
10/31/202246,500 shares $328,290.00 +44.0%0.7%6.2 $7.06
10/15/202232,300 shares $177,973.00 +91.1%0.5%5 $5.51
9/30/202216,900 shares $96,161.00 +113.9%0.3%2.8 $5.69
9/15/20227,900 shares $57,591.00 +315.8%0.1%1.8 $7.29
8/31/20221,900 shares $17,024.00 -9.5%0.0%0.3 $8.96
8/15/20222,100 shares $19,551.00 No Change0.0%0.3 $9.31
7/31/20222,100 shares $19,761.00 -22.2%0.0%0.3 $9.41
7/15/20222,700 shares $25,717.50 -20.6%0.0%0.3 $9.53
6/30/20223,400 shares $31,688.00 -38.2%0.1%0.4 $9.32
6/15/20225,500 shares $54,285.00 +120.0%0.1%0.7 $9.87













NICK Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nicholas Financial's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Nicholas Financial shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 260,400 shares of NICK short. 3.92% of Nicholas Financial's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Nicholas Financial's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Nicholas Financial?

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. NICK shares currently have a short interest ratio of 27.0. Learn More on Nicholas Financial's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Nicholas Financial?

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. 3.92% of Nicholas Financial's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Nicholas Financial's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Nicholas Financial saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 260,400 shares, an increase of 0.2% from the previous total of 260,000 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 Nicholas Financial's float size?

Nicholas Financial currently has issued a total of 12,700,000 shares. Some of Nicholas Financial'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. Nicholas Financial currently has a public float of 6,640,000 shares.

How does Nicholas Financial's short interest compare to its competitors?

3.92% of Nicholas Financial's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to Nicholas Financial: Plumas Bancorp (0.32%), ACRES Commercial Realty Corp. (0.24%), Old Point Financial Co. (0.08%), TOP Financial Group Limited (0.86%), HMN Financial, Inc. (0.08%), Nuveen California Select Tax-Free Income Portfolio (0.31%), Abrdn Japan Equity Fund Inc (0.14%), Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (7.96%), SR Bancorp, Inc. (0.92%), MoneyHero Limited (4.87%),

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 Nicholas Financial stock?

Short selling NICK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Nicholas Financial as its price is falling. NICK shares are trading down $0.09 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 Nicholas Financial?

A short squeeze for Nicholas Financial 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 NICK, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Nicholas Financial'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 NICK, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:NICK) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff