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DOW   32,196.66
QQQ   301.94
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DOW   32,196.66
QQQ   301.94
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DOW   32,196.66
QQQ   301.94

First Trust IndXX NextG ETF Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+1.65 (+2.45%)
(As of 05/13/2022 06:55 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
20,200 shs
Average Volume
53,114 shs
Market Capitalization
$815.99 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

First Trust IndXX NextG ETF (NASDAQ:NXTG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$216.78 thousand
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April, 30 2022
Outstanding Shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

First Trust IndXX NextG ETF (NASDAQ:NXTG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20223,100 shares $216.78 thousand +3,000.0%N/A0.1 $69.93
4/15/2022100 shares $7.26 thousand No ChangeN/A0 $72.58
3/31/2022100 shares $7.60 thousand -83.3%N/A0 $76.00
3/15/2022600 shares $43.19 thousand +100.0%N/A0 $71.99
2/28/2022300 shares $22.66 thousand +200.0%N/A0 $75.52
2/15/2022100 shares $7.82 thousand -94.7%N/A0 $78.19
1/31/20221,900 shares $148.05 thousand -76.8%N/A0 $77.92
1/15/20228,200 shares $668.87 thousand -99.0%N/A0.2 $81.57
12/31/2021836,200 shares $69.08 million +5,747.6%N/A25.6 $82.61
12/15/202114,300 shares $1.18 million -50.7%N/A0.3 $82.28
11/30/202129,000 shares $2.31 million +145.8%N/A0.6 $79.74
11/15/202111,800 shares $955.80 thousand +162.2%N/A0.2 $81.00
10/29/20214,500 shares $347.00 thousand +542.9%N/A0.1 $77.11
10/15/2021700 shares $53.84 thousand -97.5%N/A0 $76.91
9/30/202127,400 shares $2.09 million +81.5%N/A0.6 $76.31
9/15/202115,100 shares $1.20 million -26.0%N/A0.5 $79.75
8/31/202120,400 shares $1.62 million +142.9%N/A0.7 $79.29
8/13/20218,400 shares $653.94 thousand -52.5%N/A0.3 $77.85
7/30/202117,700 shares $1.35 million +608.0%N/A0.6 $76.51
7/15/20212,500 shares $190.18 thousand +47.1%N/A0.1 $76.07
6/30/20211,700 shares $129.74 thousand -92.2%N/A0 $76.32
6/15/202121,800 shares $1.67 million +1,047.4%N/A0.6 $76.82
5/28/20211,900 shares $141.89 thousand +533.3%N/A0 $74.68
5/14/2021300 shares $21.29 thousand -97.6%N/A0 $70.98
4/30/202112,300 shares $925.58 thousand +75.7%N/A0.2 $75.25

First Trust IndXX NextG ETF (NASDAQ:NXTG) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Trust IndXX NextG ETF's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Trust IndXX NextG ETF shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, traders have sold 3,100 shares of NXTG short. Learn More on First Trust IndXX NextG ETF's current short interest.

Is First Trust IndXX NextG ETF's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Trust IndXX NextG ETF saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,100 shares, an increase of 3,000.0% from the previous total of 100 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 First Trust IndXX NextG ETF's short interest compare to its competitors?
Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.31 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.24 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($2.25 billion), HP Inc. ($2.22 billion), GameStop Corp. ($1.69 billion), Carnival Co. & plc ($1.66 billion), Snap Inc. ($1.64 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($1.63 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.60 billion), and Upstart Holdings, Inc. ($1.53 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Trust IndXX NextG ETF stock?

Short selling NXTG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Trust IndXX NextG ETF as its price is falling. First Trust IndXX NextG ETF's stock is trading up $1.65 today. To short First Trust IndXX NextG ETF 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 First Trust IndXX NextG ETF 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 First Trust IndXX NextG ETF?

A short squeeze for First Trust IndXX NextG ETF 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 NXTG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Trust IndXX NextG ETF'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 NXTG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2022.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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