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QQQ   306.17
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DOW   32,654.59
QQQ   306.17
S&P 500   4,088.85
DOW   32,654.59
QQQ   306.17
NASDAQ:PXS

Pyxis Tankers Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$2.76
+0.16 (+6.15%)
(As of 05/17/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$2.64
$2.85
50-Day Range
$2.00
$2.76
52-Week Range
$1.41
$4.40
Volume
286,129 shs
Average Volume
237,019 shs
Market Capitalization
$29.29 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
-0.73

Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
298,300 shares
Previous Short Volume
199,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+49.90%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$196.88 thousand
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
0.3
Last Record Date
April, 30 2022
Outstanding Shares
10,614,000 shares
Float Size
19,470,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.53%
Today's Trading Volume
286,129 shares
Average Trading Volume
237,019 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
20.72%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/2022298,300 shares $196.88 thousand +49.9%1.5%0.3 $0.66
4/15/2022199,000 shares $132.93 thousand +182.3%1.0%0.2 $0.67
3/31/202270,500 shares $36.80 thousand -72.3%0.4%0.1 $0.52
3/15/2022254,400 shares $155.44 thousand -2.0%1.7%0.3 $0.61
2/28/2022259,500 shares $145.06 thousand -36.5%1.7%0.3 $0.56
2/15/2022408,800 shares $240.37 thousand +161.6%2.7%1.5 $0.59
1/31/2022156,300 shares $71.27 thousand -0.1%1.0%0.6 $0.46
1/15/2022156,500 shares $71.97 thousand +32.0%1.0%0.5 $0.46
12/31/2021118,600 shares $56.93 thousand +4.0%0.8%0.3 $0.48
12/15/2021114,000 shares $59.85 thousand +456.1%0.6%0.2 $0.53
11/30/202120,500 shares $13.37 thousand +791.3%0.1%0 $0.65
11/15/20212,300 shares $1.71 thousand -94.4%0.0%0 $0.74
10/29/202141,400 shares $34.36 thousand -9.0%0.2%0.1 $0.83
10/15/202145,500 shares $36.52 thousand -51.3%0.2%0 $0.80
9/30/202193,400 shares $71.08 thousand -34.0%0.5%0.1 $0.76
9/15/2021141,600 shares $116.54 thousand +37.5%0.7%0.2 $0.82
8/31/2021103,000 shares $74.16 thousand -27.0%0.5%0.1 $0.72
8/13/2021141,100 shares $100.04 thousand -3.8%0.7%0.1 $0.71
7/30/2021146,600 shares $107.69 thousand +218.7%0.8%0.1 $0.73
7/15/202146,000 shares $33.71 thousand +11.7%0.2%0 $0.73
6/30/202141,200 shares $35.60 thousand -45.1%0.2%0 $0.86
6/15/202175,100 shares $64.43 thousand -80.1%0.4%0 $0.86
5/28/2021376,900 shares $314.94 thousand +20.3%2.0%0.2 $0.84
5/14/2021313,300 shares $262.89 thousand +101.5%1.6%0.2 $0.84
4/30/2021155,500 shares $139.84 thousand -47.6%0.8%0.1 $0.90













Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pyxis Tankers' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Pyxis Tankers shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, traders have sold 298,300 shares of PXS short. 1.53% of Pyxis Tankers' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Pyxis Tankers' current short interest.

What is a good short interest percentage for Pyxis Tankers?

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. 1.53% of Pyxis Tankers' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Pyxis Tankers' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Pyxis Tankers saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 298,300 shares, an increase of 49.9% from the previous total of 199,000 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 Pyxis Tankers' float size?

Pyxis Tankers currently has issued a total of 10,614,000 shares. Some of Pyxis Tankers' 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. Pyxis Tankers currently has a public float of 19,470,000 shares.

How does Pyxis Tankers' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.53% of Pyxis Tankers' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "deep sea foreign transportation of freight" compare to Pyxis Tankers: ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. (7.80%), Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (2.55%), Atlas Corp. (7.23%), Pacific Basin Shipping Limited (0.00%), Euronav NV (2.58%), Costamare Inc. (3.00%), Scorpio Tankers Inc. (5.26%), Frontline Ltd. (4.67%), Danaos Co. (6.91%), and SFL Co. Ltd. (2.93%).

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 Pyxis Tankers stock?

Short selling PXS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Pyxis Tankers as its price is falling. Pyxis Tankers' stock is trading up $0.16 today. To short Pyxis Tankers 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 Pyxis Tankers 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 Pyxis Tankers?

A short squeeze for Pyxis Tankers 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 PXS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Pyxis Tankers' 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 PXS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2022.



This page was last updated on 5/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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