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Semtech (SMTC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$22.30
+1.10 (+5.19%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Semtech Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
12,990,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
13,050,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-0.46%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$259.02 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
8.7
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
64,290,000 shares
Float Size
63,480,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
20.46%
Today's Trading Volume
1,680,570 shares
Average Trading Volume
948,288 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
177%
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SMTC Short Interest Over Time

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Semtech Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/202412,990,000 shares $259.02 million -0.5%20.5%8.7 $19.94
1/31/202413,050,000 shares $258.91 million +1.2%20.6%8.6 $19.84
1/15/202412,900,000 shares $245.87 million -2.1%20.3%5.8 $19.06
12/31/202313,170,000 shares $288.55 million -10.7%20.8%5.8 $21.91
12/15/202314,740,000 shares $328.55 million +8.1%23.2%6.4 $22.29
11/30/202313,630,000 shares $223.12 million +0.7%21.5%5.6 $16.37
11/15/202313,540,000 shares $214.88 million -14.6%21.4%6.4 $15.87
10/31/202315,850,000 shares $221.27 million +55.4%25.0%7.8 $13.96
10/15/202310,200,000 shares $223.58 million +11.8%16.1%5.7 $21.92
9/30/20239,120,000 shares $234.84 million +5.6%14.4%7 $25.75
9/15/20238,640,000 shares $215.83 million +17.7%13.7%6.6 $24.98
8/31/20237,340,000 shares $191.94 million +3.2%11.6%5.6 $26.15
8/15/20237,110,000 shares $177.11 million -0.7%11.3%5.2 $24.91
7/31/20237,160,000 shares $209.07 million -6.8%11.3%4.8 $29.20
7/15/20237,680,000 shares $218.96 million -7.1%12.2%4.8 $28.51
6/30/20238,270,000 shares $210.55 million -6.5%13.1%4.8 $25.46
6/15/20238,840,000 shares $199.78 million -0.5%14.0%4.4 $22.60
5/31/20238,880,000 shares $193.05 million +9.9%14.1%4.8 $21.74
5/15/20238,080,000 shares $154.49 million +0.9%12.8%4.9 $19.12
4/30/20238,010,000 shares $156.11 million -6.6%12.7%5.2 $19.49
4/15/20238,580,000 shares $185.76 million +1.1%13.6%5.8 $21.65
3/31/20238,490,000 shares $204.95 million +2.5%13.5%6.1 $24.14
3/15/20238,280,000 shares $245.42 million +39.4%13.1%8.8 $29.64
2/28/20235,940,000 shares $183.01 million -8.8%9.4%5.1 $30.81
2/15/20236,510,000 shares $214.05 million +2.4%10.3%5.7 $32.88
1/31/20236,360,000 shares $210.07 million +24.2%10.1%5.4 $33.03
1/15/20235,120,000 shares $159.95 million -9.9%8.1%4.2 $31.24
12/30/20225,680,000 shares $162.96 million +11.4%9.0%4.5 $28.69
12/15/20225,100,000 shares $144.74 million No Change8.1%3.7 $28.38
11/30/20225,100,000 shares $156.77 million +3.5%8.1%4.4 $30.74
11/15/20224,930,000 shares $150.91 million No Change7.9%4 $30.61
10/31/20224,930,000 shares $136.51 million +16.8%7.9%3.9 $27.69
10/15/20224,220,000 shares $108.24 million +125.7%6.7%3.4 $25.65
9/30/20221,870,000 shares $55.00 million +22.2%3.0%1.7 $29.41
9/15/20221,530,000 shares $48.94 million -7.3%2.4%1.7 $31.99
8/31/20221,650,000 shares $76.21 million +3.1%2.6%1.9 $46.19
8/15/20221,600,000 shares $88 million +17.7%2.6%2.7 $55.00
7/31/20221,360,000 shares $84.77 million -9.3%2.2%2.6 $62.33
7/15/20221,500,000 shares $82.61 million -8.0%2.4%3.5 $55.07
6/30/20221,630,000 shares $89.60 million -3.6%2.6%3.6 $54.97













SMTC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Semtech's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Semtech shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 12,990,000 shares of SMTC short. 20.46% of Semtech's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Semtech's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Semtech?

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. SMTC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 9.0. Learn More on Semtech's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Semtech?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Semtech: Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Nomura Holdings Inc., SG Capital Management LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, and Portman Square Capital LLP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Semtech?

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. 20.46% of Semtech's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Semtech's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Semtech saw a decline in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 12,990,000 shares, a decline of 0.5% from the previous total of 13,050,000 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 Semtech's float size?

Semtech currently has issued a total of 64,290,000 shares. Some of Semtech'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. Semtech currently has a public float of 63,480,000 shares.

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

20.46% of Semtech's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "computer and technology" compare to Semtech: Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (3.86%), NVE Co. (5.38%), Ambarella, Inc. (7.70%), Diodes Incorporated (3.13%), Power Integrations, Inc. (6.68%), Silicon Laboratories Inc. (5.01%), Cirrus Logic, Inc. (1.19%), Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (4.30%), indie Semiconductor, Inc. (14.10%), SMART Global Holdings, Inc. (5.29%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Semtech stock?

Short selling SMTC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Semtech as its price is falling. SMTC shares are trading up $1.10 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 Semtech?

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

How often is Semtech'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 SMTC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:SMTC) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff