TriCo Bancshares Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.10 (-0.21 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 03:58 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2,189 shs
Average Volume85,628 shs
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
P/E Ratio22.12
Dividend Yield2.13%

Short Interest

TriCo Bancshares (NASDAQ:TCBK) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume414,200 shares
Previous Short Volume484,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-14.49%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$19.51 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover5.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares29,727,000 shares
Float Size25,830,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.60%
Today's Trading Volume2,189 shares
Average Trading Volume85,628 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-97.44%

Short Interest Over Time

TriCo Bancshares (NASDAQ:TCBK) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021414,200 shares $19.51 million -14.5%1.6%5.2$47.11
3/31/2021484,400 shares $23.43 million -9.3%1.9%6$48.37
3/15/2021533,800 shares $27.36 million +18.8%2.1%6.3$51.25
2/26/2021449,400 shares $19.83 million +10.1%1.7%5.5$44.12
2/12/2021408,200 shares $16.41 million -4.1%1.6%5.2$40.20
1/29/2021425,700 shares $16.44 million +3.8%1.7%5.3$38.62
1/15/2021410,100 shares $16.71 million No Change1.6%5$40.74
1/31/2020397,200 shares $14.46 million -15.1%1.5%6.8$36.40
1/15/2020397,200 shares $15.46 million -15.1%1.5%6.8$38.93
12/31/2019467,800 shares $19.08 million +5.9%1.8%8.4$40.79

TriCo Bancshares (NASDAQ:TCBK) Short Interest FAQ

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What is TriCo Bancshares' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of TriCo Bancshares shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 414,200 shares of TCBK short. 1.60% of TriCo Bancshares' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for TriCo Bancshares?

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. TriCo Bancshares currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for TriCo Bancshares?

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. 1.60% of TriCo Bancshares' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is TriCo Bancshares' short interest increasing or decreasing?

TriCo Bancshares saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 414,200 shares, a drop of 14.5% from the previous total of 484,400 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 TriCo Bancshares' float size?

TriCo Bancshares currently has issued a total of 29,727,000 shares. Some of TriCo Bancshares' 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. TriCo Bancshares currently has a public float of 25,830,000 shares.

How does TriCo Bancshares' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.60% of TriCo Bancshares' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "regional banks" compare to TriCo Bancshares: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (1.38%), Truist Financial Co. (0.77%), First Republic Bank (0.00%), SVB Financial Group (0.00%), Fifth Third Bancorp (0.99%), KeyCorp (1.36%), Regions Financial Co. (1.99%), M&T Bank Co. (3.13%), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (4.29%), and Signature Bank (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short TriCo Bancshares stock?

Short selling TCBK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from TriCo Bancshares as its price is falling. TriCo Bancshares' stock is trading down $0.10 today. To short TriCo Bancshares 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 TriCo Bancshares 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 TriCo Bancshares?

A short squeeze for TriCo Bancshares 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 TCBK, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is TriCo Bancshares' 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 TCBK, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/7/2021 by Staff
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