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Sezzle (SEZL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

+9.64 (+13.94%)
(As of 05/29/2024 ET)

Sezzle Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
Previous Short Interest
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$10.76 million
Short Interest Ratio
1.8 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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SEZL Short Interest Over Time

SEZL Days to Cover Over Time

SEZL Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Sezzle Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/15/2024149,800 shares $10.76 million +81.4%6.3%1.8 $71.84
4/30/202482,600 shares $4.18 million -29.2%3.0%1.1 $50.63
4/15/2024116,600 shares $7.60 million +58.2%4.2%2.1 $65.21
3/31/202473,700 shares $6.23 million +83.3%2.7%1.3 $84.49
3/15/202440,200 shares $2.34 million -10.1%1.5%0.7 $58.16
2/29/202444,700 shares $2.09 million +20.2%1.7%0.8 $46.86
2/15/202437,200 shares $1.80 million +12.1%1.4%0.7 $48.50
1/31/202433,200 shares $1.26 million No Change1.3%0.7 $37.99

SEZL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sezzle's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Sezzle shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 15th, investors have sold 149,800 shares of SEZL short. 6.27% of Sezzle's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Sezzle's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Sezzle?

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. SEZL shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Sezzle's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Sezzle?

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. 6.27% of Sezzle's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Sezzle's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Sezzle saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 149,800 shares, an increase of 81.4% from the previous total of 82,600 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 Sezzle's float size?

Sezzle currently has issued a total of 5,670,000 shares. Some of Sezzle'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. Sezzle currently has a public float of 2,390,000 shares.

How does Sezzle's short interest compare to its competitors?

6.27% of Sezzle's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "business services" compare to Sezzle: Priority Technology Holdings, Inc. (0.94%), Spree Acquisition Corp. 1 Limited (0.09%), Paysign, Inc. (2.66%), Accolade, Inc. (4.39%), FiscalNote Holdings, Inc. (6.53%), Liquidity Services, Inc. (4.51%), International Money Express, Inc. (3.54%), Conduent Incorporated (1.13%), Viad Corp (1.34%), Repay Holdings Co. (1.47%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.81 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.30 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.10 billion), General Motors ($2.84 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.77 billion), AppLovin Co. ($2.22 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.16 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.12 billion), and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($2.12 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Sezzle stock?

Short selling SEZL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Sezzle as its price is falling. SEZL shares are trading up $1.84 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Sezzle?

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

How often is Sezzle'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 SEZL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 15 2024.

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This page (NASDAQ:SEZL) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by Staff

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