Aurora Cannabis Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.09 (-1.27 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume3.88 million shs
Average Volume4.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume32,470,000 shares
Previous Short Volume29,310,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+10.78%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$238.33 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover5.8
Last Record DateJuly, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares198,060,000 shares
Float Size196,650,000 shares
Short Percent of Float16.51%
Today's Trading Volume3,881,045 shares
Average Trading Volume4,699,531 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-17.42%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

cover of A Guide to High-Short-Interest Stocks and How to Trade Them ebook
Short Selling Aurora Cannabis ?

Sign up to receive the latest short interest report for Aurora Cannabis and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE newsletter.

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
7/15/202132,470,000 shares $238.33 million +10.8%16.5%5.8 $7.34
6/30/202129,310,000 shares $264.96 million -11.0%14.9%4.8 $9.04
6/15/202132,920,000 shares $307.47 million -3.2%16.7%4.8 $9.34
5/28/202134,010,000 shares $328.54 million -5.4%17.3%4.3 $9.66
5/14/202135,950,000 shares $263.15 million -4.5%18.3%4.1 $7.32
4/30/202137,630,000 shares $337.16 million +3.3%19.1%2.7 $8.96
4/15/202136,420,000 shares $290.63 million +30.8%18.5%2 $7.98
3/31/202127,840,000 shares $251.95 million +4.3%14.2%1.3 $9.05
3/15/202126,690,000 shares $282.11 million +31.9%13.6%1.2 $10.57
2/26/202120,230,000 shares $218.89 million +5.4%10.3%0.8 $10.82
2/12/202119,200,000 shares $277.82 million -25.8%9.8%0.6 $14.47
1/29/202125,890,000 shares $302.91 million -22.1%14.2%0.6 $11.70
1/15/202133,220,000 shares $397.31 million -3.4%18.2%0.8 $11.96
12/31/202034,390,000 shares $301.94 million -5.9%18.9%0.9 $8.78
12/15/202036,540,000 shares $349.32 million No Change20.1%1 $9.56
11/30/202036,540,000 shares $382.57 million -11.4%20.1%1 $10.47
11/15/202041,220,000 shares $291.84 million +71.9%22.6%1.5 $7.08
10/30/202023,980,000 shares $98.08 million +2.1%19.9%1.1 $4.09
10/15/202023,490,000 shares $106.64 million -17.1%19.5%3.1 $4.54
9/30/202028,340,000 shares $131.78 million +21.2%23.5%4.9 $4.65
9/15/202023,380,000 shares $165.30 million +18.6%20.9%5.4 $7.07
8/31/202019,710,000 shares $193.16 million +12.5%17.6%5.6 $9.80
8/14/202017,520,000 shares $187.29 million No Change15.7%4 $10.69
7/31/202017,520,000 shares $178.53 million +21.3%15.7%1.7 $10.19
7/15/202014,450,000 shares $169.79 million -15.9%12.9%1.4 $11.75

Institutional Investors Shorting Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Aurora Cannabis. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
7/31/2021Cutler Group LP24,600191,300+677.6%$596.00

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB) Short Interest FAQ

speech bubbles
speech bubbles

What is Aurora Cannabis' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Aurora Cannabis shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of July 15th, traders have sold 32,470,000 shares of ACB short. 16.51% of Aurora Cannabis' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Aurora Cannabis' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Aurora Cannabis?

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. Aurora Cannabis currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Aurora Cannabis

Which institutional investors are shorting Aurora Cannabis?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Aurora Cannabis: Cutler Group LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Aurora Cannabis?

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. 16.51% of Aurora Cannabis' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Aurora Cannabis' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Aurora Cannabis saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 32,470,000 shares, an increase of 10.8% from the previous total of 29,310,000 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 Aurora Cannabis' float size?

Aurora Cannabis currently has issued a total of 198,060,000 shares. Some of Aurora Cannabis' 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. Aurora Cannabis currently has a public float of 196,650,000 shares.

How does Aurora Cannabis' short interest compare to its competitors?

16.51% of Aurora Cannabis' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "medicinals & botanicals" compare to Aurora Cannabis: Cronos Group Inc. (10.45%), USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (4.83%), Sundial Growers Inc. (24.54%), HEXO Corp. (0.00%), ChromaDex Co. (9.56%), Natural Alternatives International, Inc. (0.35%), MediWound Ltd. (1.93%), Mannatech, Incorporated (0.04%), Happiness Biotech Group Limited (2.93%), and Glucose Health, Inc. (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: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.55 billion), Square, Inc. ($7.47 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.40 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($6.82 billion), Aon plc ($5.98 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.10 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.38 billion), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. ($2.87 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.41 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Aurora Cannabis stock?

Short selling ACB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Aurora Cannabis as its price is falling. Aurora Cannabis' stock is trading down $0.09 today. To short Aurora Cannabis 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 Aurora Cannabis 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 Aurora Cannabis?

A short squeeze for Aurora Cannabis occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock increases in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of ACB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Aurora Cannabis' 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 ACB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is July, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research.