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Quantum (QMCO) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$0.38
-0.01 (-2.57%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

Quantum Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
268,500 shares
Previous Short Interest
135,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+98.74%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$109,843.35
Short Interest Ratio
0.7 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
June 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
95,850,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.28%
Today's Trading Volume
336,743 shares
Average Trading Volume
381,731 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
88%
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QMCO Short Interest Over Time

QMCO Days to Cover Over Time

QMCO Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Quantum Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/2024268,500 shares $109,843.35 +98.7%N/A0.7 $0.41
6/15/2024135,100 shares $79,573.90 +9.4%N/A0.3 $0.59
5/31/2024123,500 shares $56,810.00 -43.9%N/A0.5 $0.46
5/15/2024220,100 shares $123,233.99 +17.8%N/A0.8 $0.56
4/30/2024186,900 shares $89,057.85 -37.7%N/A0.4 $0.48
4/15/2024300,000 shares $125,160.00 +20.1%N/A0.6 $0.42
3/31/2024249,700 shares $148,596.47 -39.0%N/A0.5 $0.60
3/15/2024409,300 shares $294,655.07 -30.8%N/A0.8 $0.72
2/29/2024591,700 shares $285,672.76 +245.0%N/A1.1 $0.48
2/15/2024171,500 shares $84,052.15 -6.3%N/A0.3 $0.49
1/31/2024183,000 shares $70,473.30 +74.0%N/A0.5 $0.39
1/15/2024105,200 shares $29,740.04 +20.5%N/A0.3 $0.28
12/31/202387,300 shares $30,467.70 -69.5%N/A0.2 $0.35
12/15/2023286,000 shares $82,940.00 +29.9%N/A0.7 $0.29
11/30/2023220,100 shares $65,875.93 +52.3%N/A0.7 $0.30
11/15/2023144,500 shares $60,718.90 +29.1%N/A0.6 $0.42
10/31/2023111,900 shares $49,817.88 -21.4%N/A0.5 $0.45
10/15/2023142,300 shares $85,522.30 -0.5%N/A0.4 $0.60
9/30/2023143,000 shares $87,230.00 -47.8%N/A0.4 $0.61
9/15/2023274,100 shares $214,072.10 -32.2%N/A0.7 $0.78
8/31/2023404,300 shares $250,666.00 +5.3%N/A1 $0.62
8/15/2023383,900 shares $244,160.40 +113.2%N/A0.9 $0.64
7/31/2023180,100 shares $194,508.00 -21.9%N/A0.5 $1.08
7/15/2023230,700 shares $242,235.00 -39.2%N/A0.8 $1.05
6/30/2023379,300 shares $409,644.00 -3.6%N/A1.6 $1.08
6/15/2023393,400 shares $420,938.00 -5.0%N/A1.9 $1.07
5/31/2023414,000 shares $455,400.00 +8.7%N/A2.1 $1.10
5/15/2023380,900 shares $355,798.69 -4.0%N/A2.5 $0.93
4/30/2023396,900 shares $388,962.00 +27.4%N/A2.5 $0.98
4/15/2023311,500 shares $302,155.00 +6.5%N/A1.7 $0.97
3/31/2023292,600 shares $336,490.00 -15.5%N/A1.5 $1.15
3/15/2023346,300 shares $329,019.63 +49.0%N/A1.7 $0.95
2/28/2023232,400 shares $262,612.00 -13.6%N/A1 $1.13
2/15/2023269,000 shares $395,430.00 -5.8%N/A1.1 $1.47
1/31/2023285,600 shares $511,224.00 -7.8%N/A1.1 $1.79
1/15/2023309,700 shares $489,326.00 -7.4%N/A1.5 $1.58
12/30/2022334,400 shares $364,496.00 -51.7%N/A1.6 $1.09
12/15/2022691,900 shares $788,766.00 -27.0%N/A3 $1.14
11/30/2022947,900 shares $1.20 million -19.0%N/A4.1 $1.27
11/15/20221,170,000 shares $1.68 million -13.3%N/A4.8 $1.44
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10/31/20221,350,000 shares $1.90 million +1.5%N/A4.7 $1.41
10/15/20221,330,000 shares $1.49 million -2.2%N/A4.2 $1.12
9/30/20221,360,000 shares $1.47 million +11.5%N/A4 $1.08
9/15/20221,220,000 shares $1.77 million -3.2%N/A2.4 $1.45
8/31/20221,260,000 shares $1.98 million -32.3%N/A2.4 $1.57
8/15/20221,860,000 shares $3.27 million +40.9%N/A3.4 $1.76
7/31/20221,320,000 shares $2.44 million -13.2%N/A2.4 $1.85
7/15/20221,520,000 shares $2.23 million -2.6%N/A2.6 $1.47
6/30/20221,560,000 shares $2.22 million -58.7%N/A2.5 $1.42
6/15/20223,780,000 shares $6.46 million +0.8%N/A5.4 $1.71
5/31/20223,750,000 shares $7.16 million +4.2%N/A6.1 $1.91
5/15/20223,600,000 shares $5.98 million +8.4%N/A5.8 $1.66
4/30/20223,320,000 shares $6.21 million -6.2%6.3%4.5 $1.87
4/15/20223,540,000 shares $7.93 million +21.2%6.6%5.1 $2.24
3/31/20222,920,000 shares $6.63 million +27.0%5.4%4.5 $2.27
3/15/20222,300,000 shares $5.75 million +18.6%4.3%4.1 $2.50
2/28/20221,940,000 shares $5.04 million -2.0%3.6%4.2 $2.60
2/15/20221,980,000 shares $5.60 million +45.6%3.7%4.4 $2.83
1/31/20221,360,000 shares $6.85 million +13.3%2.6%5.1 $5.04
1/15/20221,200,000 shares $6.64 million No Change2.3%4.3 $5.53
12/31/20211,200,000 shares $6.62 million -2.4%2.3%4.4 $5.52
12/15/20211,230,000 shares $6.42 million -3.9%2.3%4.6 $5.22
11/30/20211,280,000 shares $7.00 million -9.2%2.4%4.8 $5.47
11/15/20211,410,000 shares $8.98 million -19.4%2.7%5.5 $6.37
10/29/20211,750,000 shares $9.99 million +2.9%3.3%6.2 $5.71
10/15/20211,700,000 shares $9.54 million -6.6%3.3%6.4 $5.61
9/30/20211,820,000 shares $9.43 million -1.6%3.5%6.1 $5.18
9/15/20211,850,000 shares $9.51 million -7.5%3.6%5 $5.14
8/31/20212,000,000 shares $12.48 million +19.1%3.9%5 $6.24
8/13/20211,680,000 shares $9.26 million +3.1%3.2%3.5 $5.51
7/30/20211,630,000 shares $10.11 million +11.6%3.1%3.5 $6.20
7/15/20211,460,000 shares $8.92 million +16.8%2.9%3.1 $6.11
6/30/20211,250,000 shares $8.61 million +46.8%2.5%2.7 $6.89
6/15/2021851,400 shares $6.70 million -1.3%1.7%2.1 $7.87
5/28/2021862,300 shares $6.48 million -3.0%1.7%2.1 $7.51
5/14/2021888,800 shares $7.50 million -4.1%1.8%2.5 $8.44
4/30/2021926,700 shares $7.90 million +2.3%1.8%2.3 $8.52
4/15/2021905,900 shares $7.33 million +1.9%1.8%1.8 $8.09
3/31/2021889,400 shares $7.10 million +43.1%1.7%1.9 $7.98
3/15/2021621,600 shares $5.63 million +11.3%1.2%1.4 $9.06
2/26/2021558,400 shares $4.52 million -3.3%1.1%1.5 $8.10
2/12/2021577,300 shares $4.96 million -34.3%1.2%1.7 $8.60
1/29/2021878,700 shares $6.49 million +0.3%1.8%2.9 $7.39
1/15/2021876,100 shares $5.98 million No Change2.3%5.3 $6.83
1/31/2020283,100 shares $1.95 million +13.5%N/A0.4 $6.90
1/15/2020249,400 shares $1.77 million -2.7%N/A2.4 $7.08
12/31/2019256,200 shares $1.90 million +8.9%N/A1.4 $7.42

QMCO Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Quantum's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Quantum shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of June 30th, investors have sold 268,500 shares of QMCO short. Learn More on Quantum's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Quantum?

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. QMCO shares currently have a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on Quantum's short interest ratio.

Is Quantum's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Quantum saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 268,500 shares, an increase of 98.7% from the previous total of 135,100 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 Quantum's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Quantum: NetApp, Inc. (2.50%), Western Digital Co. (7.37%), Seagate Technology Holdings plc (5.17%), Pure Storage, Inc. (2.65%), AXT, Inc. (2.88%), Rekor Systems, Inc. (16.96%), QuickLogic Co. (9.43%), ESS Tech, Inc. (14.83%), Universal Electronics Inc. (1.05%), trivago (0.27%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.71 billion), TC Energy Co. ($2.95 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.63 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.53 billion), Paychex, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Cencora, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Tractor Supply ($1.91 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.78 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.50 billion), and United Therapeutics Co. ($1.40 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Quantum stock?

Short selling QMCO is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Quantum as its price is falling. QMCO shares are trading down $0.01 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 Quantum?

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

How often is Quantum'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 QMCO, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2024.



This page (NASDAQ:QMCO) was last updated on 7/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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