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New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market

Provident Bancorp (PVBC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$7.79
+0.07 (+0.91%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

Provident Bancorp Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
187,100 shares
Previous Short Volume
196,800 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-4.93%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.70 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
6.2
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
17,660,000 shares
Float Size
15,290,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.22%
Today's Trading Volume
101,737 shares
Average Trading Volume
46,980 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
217%
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PVBC Short Interest Over Time

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PVBC Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Provident Bancorp Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2024187,100 shares $1.70 million -4.9%1.2%6.2 $9.10
3/15/2024196,800 shares $1.78 million +1.2%1.3%6.7 $9.06
2/29/2024194,400 shares $1.94 million -11.0%1.3%6.3 $9.96
2/15/2024218,500 shares $2.25 million +4.6%1.4%6.9 $10.32
1/31/2024209,000 shares $2.27 million -3.6%1.4%6.3 $10.87
1/15/2024216,800 shares $2.31 million +0.7%1.4%6.9 $10.65
12/31/2023215,200 shares $2.17 million -15.6%1.4%6.8 $10.07
12/15/2023255,100 shares $2.51 million +12.5%1.7%8 $9.82
11/30/2023226,700 shares $2.21 million +0.4%1.5%7.3 $9.76
11/15/2023225,900 shares $2.17 million +2.2%1.5%7.9 $9.60
10/31/2023221,100 shares $2.14 million +1.0%1.5%8.3 $9.70
10/15/2023219,000 shares $2.06 million +6.9%1.4%7.3 $9.40
9/30/2023204,900 shares $1.99 million -6.7%1.3%6.2 $9.69
9/15/2023219,500 shares $2.12 million -5.8%1.4%5.5 $9.68
8/31/2023232,900 shares $2.29 million -6.2%1.5%2.8 $9.82
8/15/2023248,300 shares $2.31 million -27.9%1.6%2.7 $9.31
7/31/2023344,300 shares $3.33 million -3.9%2.3%3 $9.66
7/15/2023358,300 shares $3.20 million -24.7%2.3%2.8 $8.92
6/30/2023475,900 shares $3.94 million -50.9%3.1%3.4 $8.28
6/15/2023968,500 shares $8.03 million -7.8%6.4%6.5 $8.29
5/31/20231,050,000 shares $7.99 million +14.5%6.9%7.5 $7.61
5/15/2023916,900 shares $7.47 million +1.2%6.0%6.5 $8.15
4/30/2023906,300 shares $6.19 million -5.4%6.0%6.7 $6.83
4/15/2023958,300 shares $6.45 million +1.1%6.3%6.8 $6.73
3/31/2023948,000 shares $6.48 million +13.3%6.2%6.7 $6.84
3/15/2023836,900 shares $6.65 million +12.2%5.4%6 $7.95
2/28/2023746,000 shares $6.84 million -1.8%4.8%5.8 $9.17
2/15/2023759,700 shares $7.01 million -3.0%4.9%5.2 $9.23
1/31/2023783,400 shares $7.07 million +9.9%5.3%4.6 $9.02
1/15/2023712,800 shares $5.30 million -4.9%4.8%4.6 $7.43
12/30/2022749,100 shares $5.45 million +32.8%5.0%5.3 $7.28
12/15/2022564,200 shares $4.05 million +10.7%3.8%4.6 $7.17
11/30/2022509,600 shares $3.54 million +661.7%3.4%4.7 $6.94
11/15/202266,900 shares $675,690.00 -32.2%0.5%0.8 $10.10
10/31/202298,700 shares $1.22 million -40.5%0.7%3.1 $12.36
10/15/2022165,900 shares $2.50 million +3.9%1.1%6.7 $15.08
9/30/2022159,700 shares $2.29 million -12.9%1.1%8.5 $14.31
9/15/2022183,400 shares $2.63 million +1.7%1.3%8.5 $14.36
8/31/2022180,300 shares $2.61 million -7.8%1.2%8.2 $14.49
8/15/2022195,600 shares $2.95 million +6.8%1.3%7 $15.08
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PVBC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Provident Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Provident Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 187,100 shares of PVBC short. 1.22% of Provident Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Provident Bancorp's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Provident Bancorp?

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. PVBC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on Provident Bancorp's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Provident Bancorp?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Provident Bancorp: Citadel Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Provident Bancorp?

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. 1.22% of Provident Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Provident Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Provident Bancorp saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 187,100 shares, a decrease of 4.9% from the previous total of 196,800 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 Provident Bancorp's float size?

Provident Bancorp currently has issued a total of 17,660,000 shares. Some of Provident Bancorp'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. Provident Bancorp currently has a public float of 15,290,000 shares.

How does Provident Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.22% of Provident Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to Provident Bancorp: ECB Bancorp, Inc. (0.17%), William Penn Bancorporation (1.03%), Affinity Bancshares, Inc. (0.07%), Bogota Financial Corp. (0.21%), SR Bancorp, Inc. (0.67%), Blue Foundry Bancorp (2.72%), Cullman Bancorp, Inc. (0.10%), Timberland Bancorp, Inc. (0.53%), Northeast Community Bancorp, Inc. (1.45%), Texas Community Bancshares, Inc. (0.22%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Provident Bancorp stock?

Short selling PVBC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Provident Bancorp as its price is falling. PVBC shares are trading up $0.07 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 Provident Bancorp?

A short squeeze for Provident Bancorp 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 PVBC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Provident Bancorp'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 PVBC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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