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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
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Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
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Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
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South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
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Novavax (NVAX) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$5.39
+0.45 (+9.11%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Novavax Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
54,830,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
52,090,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+5.26%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$235.77 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
6.4
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
139,950,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
39.18%
Today's Trading Volume
14,774,965 shares
Average Trading Volume
11,276,410 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
131%
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Novavax Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/202454,830,000 shares $235.77 million +5.3%N/A6.4 $4.30
1/31/202452,090,000 shares $208.36 million +2.3%N/A6.9 $4.00
1/15/202450,910,000 shares $233.17 million +3.5%N/A7 $4.58
12/31/202349,200,000 shares $236.16 million +8.0%N/A6.5 $4.80
12/15/202345,540,000 shares $245.92 million +5.6%N/A6 $5.40
11/30/202343,110,000 shares $237.11 million +4.8%N/A5.6 $5.50
11/15/202341,150,000 shares $255.13 million -8.4%N/A4.7 $6.20
10/31/202344,910,000 shares $299.10 million +4.5%N/A4.7 $6.66
10/15/202342,990,000 shares $303.08 million -3.3%N/A4.3 $7.05
9/30/202344,440,000 shares $321.75 million -0.1%N/A4.7 $7.24
9/15/202344,500,000 shares $343.10 million +11.0%N/A5 $7.71
8/31/202340,090,000 shares $320.72 million +0.7%N/A4.7 $8.00
8/15/202339,800,000 shares $288.15 million +7.7%N/A5.6 $7.24
7/31/202336,950,000 shares $342.90 million +0.7%N/A5.5 $9.28
7/15/202336,690,000 shares $318.47 million +0.7%N/A6.1 $8.68
6/30/202336,450,000 shares $270.82 million +18.2%N/A5.8 $7.43
6/15/202330,840,000 shares $248.57 million +2.7%N/A5.3 $8.06
5/31/202330,030,000 shares $241.74 million -6.0%N/A5.2 $8.05
5/15/202331,930,000 shares $258.95 million -5.0%N/A5 $8.11
4/30/202333,600,000 shares $257.71 million -1.6%N/A5.4 $7.67
4/15/202334,150,000 shares $312.81 million -9.6%N/A5.5 $9.16
3/31/202337,770,000 shares $261.75 million +13.6%N/A5.9 $6.93
3/15/202333,240,000 shares $196.12 million -2.6%N/A5 $5.90
2/28/202334,110,000 shares $315.86 million +6.4%N/A4.6 $9.26
2/15/202332,050,000 shares $326.59 million +3.9%N/A4.7 $10.19
1/31/202330,840,000 shares $336.46 million -0.2%N/A4.5 $10.91
1/15/202330,910,000 shares $379.88 million +1.6%N/A4.7 $12.29
12/30/202230,410,000 shares $312.61 million +24.3%N/A4.5 $10.28
12/15/202224,470,000 shares $277.00 million +3.8%N/A3.9 $11.32
11/30/202223,570,000 shares $388.67 million +4.4%N/A4.7 $16.49
11/15/202222,580,000 shares $524.31 million +0.6%N/A4.7 $23.22
10/31/202222,450,000 shares $499.96 million +5.1%N/A4.5 $22.27
10/15/202221,360,000 shares $420.15 million +9.5%N/A4 $19.67
9/30/202219,500,000 shares $354.90 million +14.6%N/A3.2 $18.20
9/15/202217,020,000 shares $554.00 million +9.0%N/A2.8 $32.55
8/31/202215,620,000 shares $516.08 million +0.8%N/A2.4 $33.04
8/15/202215,490,000 shares $655.23 million -5.1%N/A2.1 $42.30
7/31/202216,330,000 shares $890.15 million +8.9%N/A2.2 $54.51
7/15/202214,990,000 shares $815.91 million +1.4%N/A2.1 $54.43
6/30/202214,780,000 shares $760.14 million -6.0%N/A2.3 $51.43













NVAX Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Novavax's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Novavax shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 54,830,000 shares of NVAX short. Learn More on Novavax's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Novavax?

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. NVAX shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on Novavax's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Novavax?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Novavax: Perceptive Advisors LLC, GTS Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Cantor Fitzgerald L. P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, IMC Chicago LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., National Bank of Canada FI, and Wolverine Asset Management LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Novavax's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Novavax saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 54,830,000 shares, an increase of 5.3% from the previous total of 52,090,000 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.

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

Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "biological products, except diagnostic" compare to Novavax: Agenus Inc. (10.82%), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (14.27%), Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (5.49%), Editas Medicine, Inc. (15.39%), Caribou Biosciences, Inc. (12.47%), Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (15.46%), Alector, Inc. (7.49%), Cullinan Oncology, Inc. (2.94%), Tourmaline Bio, Inc. (4.43%), Adaptive Biotechnologies Co. (6.35%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Novavax stock?

Short selling NVAX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Novavax as its price is falling. NVAX shares are trading up $0.45 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 Novavax?

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

How often is Novavax'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 NVAX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:NVAX) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff