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Rush Enterprises Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.07 (+0.17 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $42.43
50-Day Range
MA: $43.16
52-Week Range
Now: $42.43
Volume166,743 shs
Average Volume210,596 shs
Market Capitalization$2.32 billion
P/E Ratio24.29
Dividend Yield1.70%

Short Interest

Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume673,200 shares
Previous Short Volume675,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-0.40%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$28.41 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares28,020,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.23%
Today's Trading Volume166,743 shares
Average Trading Volume210,596 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-20.82%

Short Interest Over Time

Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/2021673,200 shares $28.41 million -0.4%N/A3.2 $42.20
1/15/2021675,900 shares $29.58 million -7.0%N/A3.1 $43.76
12/31/2020557,200 shares $24.37 million +7.2%N/A2.6 $43.74
12/15/2020557,200 shares $22.99 million +7.2%N/A2.6 $41.26
11/30/2020519,600 shares $21.35 million +25.2%N/A2.5 $41.09
11/15/2020415,000 shares $15.91 million -14.9%N/A2.1 $38.33
10/30/2020487,500 shares $18.18 million -21.2%N/A2.7 $37.29
10/15/2020618,800 shares $22.67 million +46.1%N/A3.4 $36.63
9/30/2020423,700 shares $15.74 million -0.3%1.5%0 $37.16
9/15/2020425,000 shares $20.57 million -4.9%1.5%3.1 $48.41
8/31/2020447,100 shares $21.66 million -0.2%1.6%3.1 $48.45
8/14/2020447,900 shares $22.17 million -5.6%1.6%2.8 $49.50
7/31/2020474,600 shares $23.87 million -17.7%1.7%2.6 $50.29
7/15/2020576,900 shares $27.45 million +5.0%2.1%3 $47.58
6/30/2020549,700 shares $26.66 million +13.7%2.0%2.9 $48.50
6/15/2020483,300 shares $19.88 million -0.2%1.8%2.4 $41.13
5/29/2020484,200 shares $18.33 million -13.7%1.8%2 $37.86
5/15/2020561,100 shares $23.35 million -15.0%2.1%2.2 $41.62
4/30/2020659,700 shares $28.03 million +44.2%2.4%2.5 $42.49
4/15/2020457,600 shares $17.33 million -13.7%1.7%1.8 $37.88
3/31/2020530,100 shares $18.42 million -10.9%2.0%2.2 $34.75
3/13/2020595,000 shares $20.86 million +11.0%2.2%2.3 $35.06
2/28/2020536,200 shares $15.64 million -3.3%1.9%2.9 $29.17
2/14/2020554,300 shares $19.89 million +1.0%2.0%3.4 $35.88
1/31/2020548,700 shares $23.12 million -11.8%2.0%4.1 $42.13

Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Rush Enterprises' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Rush Enterprises shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 673,200 shares of RUSHA short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Rush Enterprises?

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. Rush Enterprises currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is Rush Enterprises' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Rush Enterprises saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 673,200 shares, a decrease of 0.4% from the previous total of 675,900 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 Rush Enterprises' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Rush Enterprises' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "trading companies & distributors" compare to Rush Enterprises: Fastenal (2.15%), United Rentals, Inc. (5.06%), W.W. Grainger, Inc. (1.39%), Watsco, Inc. (0.00%), Air Lease Co. (6.40%), MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (0.00%), WESCO International, Inc. (3.34%), GATX Co. (13.89%), Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (5.15%), and Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (1.41%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Rush Enterprises stock?

Short selling RUSHA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Rush Enterprises as its price is falling. Rush Enterprises' stock is trading up $0.07 today. To short Rush Enterprises 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 Rush Enterprises 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 Rush Enterprises?

A short squeeze for Rush Enterprises 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 RUSHA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Rush Enterprises' 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 RUSHA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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