SB Financial Group Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.27 (+1.44 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 04:52 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume6,055 shs
Average Volume26,514 shs
Market Capitalization$137.61 million
P/E Ratio6.70
Dividend Yield2.35%

SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume22,800 shares
Previous Short Volume229,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-90.06%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$421,800.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.7
Last Record DateJune, 30 2021
Outstanding Shares7,231,000 shares
Float Size6,510,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.35%
Today's Trading Volume6,055 shares
Average Trading Volume26,514 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-77.16%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/202122,800 shares $421,800.00 -90.1%0.4%0.7 $18.50
6/15/2021229,400 shares $4.31 million +6.0%3.5%10.3 $18.79
5/28/2021216,500 shares $4.29 million +0.6%3.3%10.1 $19.80
5/14/2021215,300 shares $3.91 million +35.7%3.3%9.8 $18.18
4/30/2021158,700 shares $2.85 million +26.4%2.4%7.2 $17.93
4/15/2021125,600 shares $2.17 million +28.2%1.9%6.1 $17.30
3/31/202198,000 shares $1.86 million -7.9%1.5%5 $18.95
3/15/2021106,400 shares $2.07 million +1.0%1.6%5.2 $19.49
2/26/2021105,300 shares $1.96 million +5.9%1.6%5.6 $18.65
2/12/202199,400 shares $1.82 million +6.1%1.5%5.5 $18.30
1/29/202193,700 shares $1.60 million +8.7%1.4%4.9 $17.09
1/15/202186,200 shares $1.61 million No Change1.3%4.6 $18.62
1/15/20201,700 shares $31,705.00 -56.4%N/A0.4 $18.65
12/31/20193,900 shares $77,961.00 +85.7%0.1%0.8 $19.99

SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFG) Short Interest FAQ

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What is SB Financial Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of SB Financial Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of June 30th, investors have sold 22,800 shares of SBFG short. 0.35% of SB Financial Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on SB Financial Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for SB Financial Group?

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. SB Financial Group currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for SB Financial Group

What is a good short interest percentage for SB Financial Group?

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. 0.35% of SB Financial Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is SB Financial Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

SB Financial Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 22,800 shares, a drop of 90.1% from the previous total of 229,400 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 SB Financial Group's float size?

SB Financial Group currently has issued a total of 7,231,000 shares. Some of SB Financial Group'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. SB Financial Group currently has a public float of 6,510,000 shares.

How does SB Financial Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.35% of SB Financial Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to SB Financial Group: Midland States Bancorp, Inc. (1.90%), First Financial Co. (1.22%), First Community Bankshares, Inc. (1.02%), Mercantile Bank Co. (1.14%), Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. (1.02%), MVB Financial Corp. (2.09%), Business First Bancshares, Inc. (0.76%), West Bancorporation, Inc. (2.13%), MetroCity Bankshares, Inc. (1.49%), and HBT Financial, Inc. (2.56%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($8.32 billion), AstraZeneca PLC ($8.20 billion), Square, Inc. ($7.79 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($7.16 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.07 billion), Aon plc ($6.17 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.38 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.80 billion), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. ($4.28 billion), and Snowflake Inc. ($3.19 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short SB Financial Group stock?

Short selling SBFG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from SB Financial Group as its price is falling. SB Financial Group's stock is trading up $0.27 today. To short SB Financial Group 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 SB Financial Group 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 SB Financial Group?

A short squeeze for SB Financial Group 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 SBFG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is SB Financial Group'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 SBFG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2021.

This page was last updated on 7/23/2021 by Staff
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