Vector Acquisition Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 04/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.55
50-Day Range
MA: $11.62
52-Week Range
Now: $10.55
Volume349,050 shs
Average Volume1.54 million shs
Market Capitalization$422 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Vector Acquisition (NASDAQ:VACQ) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume547,500 shares
Previous Short Volume1,250,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-56.20%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$5.93 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.3
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares40,000,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.37%
Today's Trading Volume349,050 shares
Average Trading Volume1,537,664 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-77.30%

Short Interest Over Time

Vector Acquisition (NASDAQ:VACQ) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021547,500 shares $5.93 million -56.2%N/A0.3 $10.84
3/15/20211,250,000 shares $14.60 million +863.8%N/A0.8 $11.68
2/26/2021129,700 shares $1.61 million -36.9%N/A0.1 $12.41
2/12/2021205,400 shares $2.11 million +54.9%N/A1.5 $10.25
1/29/2021132,600 shares $1.38 million +90.0%N/A1.1 $10.43
1/15/202169,800 shares $725,222.00 No ChangeN/A0.6 $10.39

Vector Acquisition (NASDAQ:VACQ) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Vector Acquisition's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Vector Acquisition shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 547,500 shares of VACQ short.

Is Vector Acquisition's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Vector Acquisition saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 547,500 shares, a decline of 56.2% from the previous total of 1,250,000 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 Vector Acquisition's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Vector Acquisition's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "holding & other investment offices" compare to Vector Acquisition: Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. VI (0.83%), Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. V (30.18%), Paya Holdings Inc. (5.77%), Foley Trasimene Acquisition Corp. (0.69%), Arko Corp. (14.11%), Star Peak Energy Transition Corp. (10.43%), Porch Group Inc. (5.30%), Jaws Acquisition Corp. (0.00%), Cohn Robbins Holdings Corp. (0.28%), and Brooge Energy Limited (0.29%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Vector Acquisition stock?

Short selling VACQ is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Vector Acquisition as its price is falling. To short Vector Acquisition 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 Vector Acquisition 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 Vector Acquisition?

A short squeeze for Vector Acquisition 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 VACQ, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Vector Acquisition'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 VACQ, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by Staff
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