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NASDAQ:RNWK

RealNetworks Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$4.72
+0.54 (+12.92 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$4.12
Now: $4.72
$4.87
50-Day Range
$1.60
MA: $2.88
$5.02
52-Week Range
$0.32
Now: $4.72
$5.76
Volume1.51 million shs
Average Volume1.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$180.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.6

Short Interest

RealNetworks (NASDAQ:RNWK) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume385,300 shares
Previous Short Volume409,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-5.93%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.68 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares37,940,000 shares
Float Size20,510,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.88%
Today's Trading Volume1,508,498 shares
Average Trading Volume1,846,558 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-18.31%

Short Interest Over Time


RealNetworks (NASDAQ:RNWK) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/2021385,300 shares $1.68 million -5.9%1.9%0.4 $4.37
1/29/2021409,600 shares $1.28 million +19.7%2.0%0.9 $3.12
1/15/2021342,300 shares $684,600.00 -10.1%1.6%0.7 $2.00
12/31/2020376,100 shares $643,131.00 -8.8%1.8%0.9 $1.71
12/15/2020376,100 shares $628,087.00 -8.8%1.8%0.9 $1.67
11/30/2020412,200 shares $589,446.00 -28.2%2.0%1 $1.43
11/15/2020574,100 shares $895,596.00 +18.8%2.7%1.3 $1.56
10/30/2020483,100 shares $628,030.00 +17.7%2.3%1 $1.30
10/15/2020410,600 shares $739,080.00 -8.3%1.8%1 $1.80
9/30/2020447,500 shares $617,550.00 -5.5%2.0%1 $1.38
9/15/2020473,300 shares $563,227.00 -8.1%2.1%0.6 $1.19
8/31/2020514,900 shares $664,221.00 -5.3%2.3%0.5 $1.29
8/14/2020543,500 shares $701,115.00 +11.9%2.4%0.4 $1.29
7/31/2020485,800 shares $675,262.00 -26.1%2.2%0.3 $1.39
7/15/2020657,000 shares $1.02 million +60.0%2.9%0.5 $1.55
6/30/2020410,700 shares $624,264.00 +54.3%1.8%0.3 $1.52
6/15/2020266,200 shares $335,412.00 -29.7%1.2%0.3 $1.26
5/29/2020378,700 shares $477,162.00 +97.8%1.7%0.5 $1.26
5/15/2020191,500 shares $354,275.00 +7.0%0.9%0.4 $1.85
4/30/2020179,000 shares $309,670.00 +1.1%0.8%1.2 $1.73
4/15/2020177,000 shares $152,220.00 -5.1%0.8%1.6 $0.86
3/31/2020186,600 shares $149,280.00 -74.8%0.8%1.8 $0.80
3/13/2020740,200 shares $540,346.00 +0.2%3.3%8.1 $0.73
2/28/2020738,800 shares $369,400.00 -0.3%3.3%9.1 $0.50
2/14/2020741,200 shares $815,320.00 -0.2%3.3%9.1 $1.10

RealNetworks (NASDAQ:RNWK) Short Interest FAQ

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What is RealNetworks' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of RealNetworks shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 385,300 shares of RNWK short. 1.88% of RealNetworks' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for RealNetworks?

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. 1.88% of RealNetworks' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is RealNetworks' short interest increasing or decreasing?

RealNetworks saw a decrease in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 385,300 shares, a decrease of 5.9% from the previous total of 409,600 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 RealNetworks' float size?

RealNetworks currently has issued a total of 38,276,000 shares. Some of RealNetworks' 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. RealNetworks currently has a public float of 20,510,000 shares.

How does RealNetworks' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.88% of RealNetworks' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to RealNetworks: Facebook, Inc. (0.96%), Sea Limited (0.00%), Twitter, Inc. (0.00%), Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (0.00%), eBay Inc. (3.01%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.13%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (4.81%), ANGI Homeservices Inc. (12.79%), and J2 Global, Inc. (13.09%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short RealNetworks stock?

Short selling RNWK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from RealNetworks as its price is falling. RealNetworks' stock is trading up $0.54 today. To short RealNetworks 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 RealNetworks 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 RealNetworks?

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

How often is RealNetworks' 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 RNWK, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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