Ultra Clean Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-2.81 (-5.60 %)
(As of 05/10/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume721,302 shs
Average Volume685,778 shs
Market Capitalization$1.92 billion
P/E Ratio43.82
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,130,000 shares
Previous Short Volume1,320,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-14.39%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$62.27 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares39,330,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.78%
Today's Trading Volume721,302 shares
Average Trading Volume685,778 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average5.18%

Short Interest Over Time

Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20211,130,000 shares $62.27 million -14.4%N/A1.6$55.11
3/31/20211,320,000 shares $73.18 million -5.7%3.4%2$55.44
3/15/20211,400,000 shares $71.23 million No Change3.6%2.7$50.88
2/26/20211,400,000 shares $62.65 million -1.4%3.6%2.7$44.75
2/12/20211,420,000 shares $67.25 million +4.4%3.6%2.7$47.36
1/29/20211,360,000 shares $51.45 million -8.1%3.5%2.8$37.83
1/15/20211,480,000 shares $58.92 million -5.7%3.8%3.1$39.81
12/31/20201,570,000 shares $49.47 million -18.2%4.0%3.5$31.51
12/15/20201,920,000 shares $65.51 million -6.3%4.9%4.4$34.12
11/30/20202,050,000 shares $63.24 million -11.6%5.2%4.1$30.85
10/30/20202,860,000 shares $62.86 million +2.9%7.3%5.7$21.98
10/15/20202,780,000 shares $67.92 million -7.0%7.2%5$24.43
9/30/20202,990,000 shares $64.17 million +0.3%7.8%5.4$21.46
9/15/20202,980,000 shares $58.38 million +12.9%7.7%5.4$19.59
8/31/20202,640,000 shares $64.73 million +0.4%6.8%5.2$24.52
8/14/20202,630,000 shares $76.16 million -5.7%6.8%5.5$28.96
7/31/20202,790,000 shares $83.95 million -4.5%7.3%5.6$30.09
7/15/20202,920,000 shares $68.94 million -1.7%7.6%5.8$23.61
6/30/20202,970,000 shares $67.21 million +3.9%7.7%5.5$22.63
6/15/20202,860,000 shares $60.78 million -0.7%7.4%4.8$21.25
5/29/20202,880,000 shares $58.81 million -2.7%7.5%4.6$20.42
5/15/20202,960,000 shares $54.63 million -4.2%7.7%4.7$18.46
4/30/20203,090,000 shares $56.83 million -6.4%8.0%4.9$18.39
4/15/20203,300,000 shares $54.19 million +3.1%8.6%5.9$16.42
3/31/20203,200,000 shares $44.16 million -3.3%8.3%5.7$13.80

Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Ultra Clean's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ultra Clean shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 1,130,000 shares of UCTT short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ultra Clean?

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. Ultra Clean currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is Ultra Clean's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ultra Clean saw a decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,130,000 shares, a decline of 14.4% from the previous total of 1,320,000 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.

How does Ultra Clean's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Ultra Clean's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductor equipment" compare to Ultra Clean: Applied Materials, Inc. (1.19%), Lam Research Co. (1.46%), KLA Co. (1.63%), Entegris, Inc. (1.33%), MKS Instruments, Inc. (0.00%), Brooks Automation, Inc. (0.00%), Amkor Technology, Inc. (4.91%), CMC Materials, Inc. (1.81%), Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (3.41%), and Onto Innovation Inc. (2.79%).

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 Ultra Clean stock?

Short selling UCTT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ultra Clean as its price is falling. Ultra Clean's stock is trading down $2.81 today. To short Ultra Clean 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 Ultra Clean 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 Ultra Clean?

A short squeeze for Ultra Clean 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 UCTT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Ultra Clean'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 UCTT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/11/2021 by Staff
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