Rubicon Technology Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.05 (+0.47 %)
(As of 05/5/2021 04:30 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume3,084 shs
Average Volume6,206 shs
Market Capitalization$25.72 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume37,900 shares
Previous Short Volume38,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-0.79%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$398,708.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover6.1
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares2,690,000 shares
Float Size2,250,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.68%
Today's Trading Volume3,084 shares
Average Trading Volume6,206 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-50.31%

Short Interest Over Time

Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202137,900 shares $398,708.00 -0.8%1.7%6.1$10.44
3/31/202138,200 shares $403,774.00 -0.3%1.7%5.5$10.35
3/15/202138,300 shares $399,469.00 -4.5%1.7%5.2$10.34
2/26/202140,100 shares $433,882.00 -7.8%1.8%5.5$10.55
2/12/202143,500 shares $450,660.00 +15.1%1.9%6$10.83
1/29/202137,800 shares $383,670.00 -2.1%1.7%6.3$9.75
1/15/202138,600 shares $425,758.00 -2.3%1.7%8$9.92
12/31/202039,500 shares $391,445.00 +2.1%1.8%9.6$9.20
12/15/202038,700 shares $383,130.00 +2.9%1.7%11.7$9.07
11/30/202037,600 shares $338,400.00 -1.8%1.7%13.4$8.54
11/15/202038,300 shares $337,423.00 -1.8%1.7%13.7$8.65
10/30/202039,000 shares $337,350.00 -1.8%1.7%10.3$8.50
10/15/202039,700 shares $335,862.00 -2.9%1.8%10.7$8.40
9/30/202040,900 shares $343,560.00 +3.5%1.8%8$8.50
9/15/202039,500 shares $335,750.00 -5.5%1.8%6.2$8.45
8/31/202041,800 shares $354,046.00 +8.9%1.9%6.9$8.30
8/14/202038,400 shares $319,104.00 -0.5%1.7%7$8.23
7/31/202038,600 shares $317,292.00 -13.3%1.7%8.2$8.04
7/15/202044,500 shares $357,780.00 +3.5%1.9%8.1$7.80
6/30/202043,000 shares $356,900.00 -3.8%1.9%6.1$8.25
6/15/202044,700 shares $370,563.00 +0.5%1.9%5.4$7.50
5/29/202044,500 shares $340,425.00 -2.0%1.9%3.8$7.74
5/15/202045,400 shares $345,040.00 -2.4%1.9%3.6$7.29
4/30/202046,500 shares $351,540.00 -2.7%1.8%3.7$8.08
4/15/202047,800 shares $378,576.00 -8.8%1.9%4$7.80

Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Rubicon Technology's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Rubicon Technology shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, traders have sold 37,900 shares of RBCN short. 1.68% of Rubicon Technology's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Rubicon Technology?

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. Rubicon Technology currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Rubicon Technology?

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. 1.68% of Rubicon Technology's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Rubicon Technology's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Rubicon Technology saw a decline in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 37,900 shares, a decline of 0.8% from the previous total of 38,200 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 Rubicon Technology's float size?

Rubicon Technology currently has issued a total of 2,422,000 shares. Some of Rubicon Technology'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. Rubicon Technology currently has a public float of 2,250,000 shares.

How does Rubicon Technology's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.68% of Rubicon Technology's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductor equipment" compare to Rubicon Technology: Applied Materials, Inc. (1.19%), Lam Research Co. (1.46%), KLA Co. (1.63%), Entegris, Inc. (1.33%), MKS Instruments, Inc. (0.00%), Brooks Automation, Inc. (0.00%), CMC Materials, Inc. (1.81%), Amkor Technology, Inc. (4.91%), Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (3.41%), and Onto Innovation Inc. (2.79%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Rubicon Technology stock?

Short selling RBCN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Rubicon Technology as its price is falling. Rubicon Technology's stock is trading up $0.05 today. To short Rubicon Technology 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 Rubicon Technology 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 Rubicon Technology?

A short squeeze for Rubicon Technology 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 RBCN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Rubicon Technology'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 RBCN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/5/2021 by Staff
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