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Lordstown Motors Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.15 (-3.05%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
4.38 million shs
Average Volume
10.94 million shs
Market Capitalization
$915.02 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

Lordstown Motors (NASDAQ:RIDE) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$162.18 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
October, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
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

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Lordstown Motors (NASDAQ:RIDE) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
10/29/202131,370,000 shares $162.18 million +4.9%27.6%2.8 $5.17
10/15/202129,910,000 shares $149.85 million +7.7%26.3%2.6 $5.01
9/30/202127,770,000 shares $221.60 million -8.3%24.4%2.4 $7.98
9/15/202130,270,000 shares $207.05 million -3.7%27.2%2.9 $6.84
8/31/202131,430,000 shares $206.81 million -10.5%28.2%2.7 $6.58
8/13/202135,100,000 shares $188.49 million +13.7%31.5%3.1 $5.37
7/30/202130,870,000 shares $192.63 million -3.2%27.8%2.5 $6.24
7/15/202131,880,000 shares $283.41 million +6.5%28.7%2.8 $8.89
6/30/202129,930,000 shares $331.03 million +19.4%26.9%2.6 $11.06
6/15/202125,070,000 shares $258.47 million -27.4%22.6%2.1 $10.31
5/28/202134,530,000 shares $341.85 million +0.9%31.1%2.9 $9.90
5/14/202134,240,000 shares $239.00 million +9.4%30.8%3.5 $6.98
4/30/202131,300,000 shares $319.57 million +17.5%28.2%3.6 $10.21
4/15/202126,640,000 shares $289.31 million +22.0%24.0%2.9 $10.86
3/31/202121,840,000 shares $252.91 million +72.4%20.5%2.2 $11.58
3/15/202112,670,000 shares $187.26 million +46.8%12.5%1.2 $14.78
2/26/20218,630,000 shares $170.36 million +54.1%8.7%0.9 $19.74
2/12/20215,600,000 shares $172.20 million +7.3%5.6%0.6 $30.75
1/29/20215,220,000 shares $132.17 million -20.8%5.3%0.6 $25.32
1/15/20216,590,000 shares $166.46 million -12.7%6.6%0.7 $25.26
12/31/20207,550,000 shares $162.48 million +81.5%7.6%0.9 $21.52
12/15/20204,160,000 shares $79.04 million -36.7%4.2%0.6 $19.00
11/30/20206,570,000 shares $174.11 million No Change6.6%1.2 $26.50

Institutional Investors Shorting Lordstown Motors (NASDAQ:RIDE)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Lordstown Motors. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
11/16/2021Jane Street Group LLC703,600720,100+2.3%$5.75 thousand
11/16/2021Squarepoint Ops LLC49,6000-100.0%$0.00
11/16/2021Citadel Advisors LLC721,300481,500-33.2%$3.84 thousand
11/12/2021Aristides Capital LLCN/A148,100N/A$1.18 thousand
11/12/2021Rubric Capital Management LP64,0000-100.0%$0.00
11/12/2021Sculptor Capital LP902,900752,100-16.7%$6.00 thousand
11/12/2021Wolverine Trading LLC359,900256,000-28.9%$1.88 thousand
11/10/2021Goldman Sachs Group Inc.1,000,0001,500,000+50.0%$11.97 thousand
11/10/2021HAP Trading LLC58,90088,300+49.9%$197.00
11/10/2021Allianz Asset Management GmbH550,0000-100.0%$0.00
11/9/2021Picton Mahoney Asset Management7,6000-100.0%$0.00
11/5/2021IMC Chicago LLCN/A170,800N/A$1.36 thousand
10/20/2021Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC105,5000-100.0%$0.00

Lordstown Motors (NASDAQ:RIDE) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lordstown Motors' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Lordstown Motors shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of October 29th, investors have sold 31,370,000 shares of RIDE short. 27.59% of Lordstown Motors' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Lordstown Motors' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Lordstown Motors?

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. Lordstown Motors currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Lordstown Motors

Which institutional investors are shorting Lordstown Motors?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Lordstown Motors: Jane Street Group LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Aristides Capital LLC, Rubric Capital Management LP, Sculptor Capital LP, Wolverine Trading LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., HAP Trading LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Picton Mahoney Asset Management, IMC Chicago LLC, and Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Lordstown Motors?

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. 27.59% of Lordstown Motors' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Lordstown Motors' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Lordstown Motors saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 29th, there was short interest totaling 31,370,000 shares, an increase of 4.9% from the previous total of 29,910,000 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 Lordstown Motors' float size?

Lordstown Motors currently has issued a total of 192,231,000 shares. Some of Lordstown Motors' 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. Lordstown Motors currently has a public float of 113,710,000 shares.

How does Lordstown Motors' short interest compare to its competitors?

27.59% of Lordstown Motors' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "motor vehicles & car bodies" compare to Lordstown Motors: Federal Signal Co. (1.24%), Proterra Inc. (4.16%), Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited (0.00%), The Shyft Group, Inc. (3.12%), Niu Technologies (2.20%), REV Group, Inc. (3.45%), Electric Last Mile Solutions, Inc. (4.07%), Workhorse Group Inc. (0.00%), Ideanomics, Inc. (0.00%), and Lightning eMotors, Inc. (11.51%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($8.61 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($8.44 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.26 billion), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ($5.13 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.34 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.69 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($3.11 billion), eBay Inc. ($2.91 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.63 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Lordstown Motors stock?

Short selling RIDE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Lordstown Motors as its price is falling. Lordstown Motors' stock is trading down $0.15 today. To short Lordstown Motors 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 Lordstown Motors 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 Lordstown Motors?

A short squeeze for Lordstown Motors 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 RIDE, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Lordstown Motors' 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 RIDE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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