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Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$233.99
+3.47 (+1.51%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
1,990,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
2,240,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-11.16%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$497.58 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.3
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
218,300,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.91%
Today's Trading Volume
934,873 shares
Average Trading Volume
873,823 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
107%
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AJG Short Interest Over Time

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Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20241,990,000 shares $497.58 million -11.2%N/A2.3 $250.04
3/15/20242,240,000 shares $567.10 million -6.3%N/A2.6 $253.17
2/29/20242,390,000 shares $582.99 million +23.8%N/A2.5 $243.93
2/15/20241,930,000 shares $464.40 million +6.6%N/A2 $240.62
1/31/20241,810,000 shares $420.21 million +6.5%N/A1.9 $232.16
1/15/20241,700,000 shares $399.16 million -11.9%N/A1.8 $234.80
12/31/20231,930,000 shares $434.02 million -5.9%N/A2.1 $224.88
12/15/20232,050,000 shares $456.76 million -17.3%N/A2.3 $222.81
11/30/20232,480,000 shares $617.32 million +9.3%N/A3.1 $248.92
11/15/20232,270,000 shares $546.41 million +17.0%N/A2.9 $240.71
10/31/20231,940,000 shares $456.85 million -7.6%N/A2.6 $235.49
10/15/20232,100,000 shares $491.15 million +4.0%N/A3 $233.88
9/30/20232,020,000 shares $460.42 million +12.9%N/A2.8 $227.93
9/15/20231,790,000 shares $411.95 million -26.6%N/A2.5 $230.14
8/31/20232,440,000 shares $562.37 million +53.5%N/A3.2 $230.48
8/15/20231,590,000 shares $355.87 million +12.0%N/A2 $223.82
7/31/20231,420,000 shares $305.02 million -15.0%N/A1.7 $214.81
7/15/20231,670,000 shares $357.18 million +1.2%N/A1.9 $213.88
6/30/20231,650,000 shares $362.29 million +0.6%N/A1.9 $219.57
6/15/20231,640,000 shares $350.35 million -11.4%N/A1.8 $213.63
5/31/20231,850,000 shares $370.63 million -15.1%N/A1.9 $200.34
5/15/20232,180,000 shares $474.87 million +1.4%N/A2.2 $217.83
4/30/20232,150,000 shares $447.33 million +1.9%N/A2.3 $208.06
4/15/20232,110,000 shares $422.95 million +22.7%N/A2.2 $200.45
3/31/20231,720,000 shares $329.05 million -13.1%N/A1.9 $191.31
3/15/20231,980,000 shares $350.64 million +10.0%N/A2.3 $177.09
2/28/20231,800,000 shares $337.23 million +37.4%N/A2.4 $187.35
2/15/20231,310,000 shares $249.33 million -17.6%N/A1.8 $190.33
1/31/20231,590,000 shares $311.19 million +14.4%N/A2.1 $195.72
1/15/20231,390,000 shares $273.20 million +18.8%N/A1.7 $196.55
12/30/20221,170,000 shares $220.59 million -9.3%N/A1.4 $188.54
12/15/20221,290,000 shares $242.65 million -9.2%N/A1.4 $188.10
11/30/20221,420,000 shares $282.74 million -32.1%N/A1.4 $199.11
11/15/20222,090,000 shares $392.46 million +3.5%N/A2.2 $187.78
10/31/20222,020,000 shares $377.90 million -6.9%N/A2.1 $187.08
10/15/20222,170,000 shares $369.68 million -10.7%N/A2.3 $170.36
9/30/20222,430,000 shares $416.06 million -4.7%N/A2.7 $171.22
9/15/20222,550,000 shares $470.53 million -11.2%N/A2.9 $184.52
8/31/20222,870,000 shares $521.11 million +26.4%N/A3.5 $181.57
8/15/20222,270,000 shares $431.64 million +1.8%N/A2.8 $190.15
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AJG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 1,990,000 shares of AJG short. Learn More on Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.?

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. AJG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.: Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Truist Financial Corp, Simplex Trading LLC, Bfsg LLC, and SpiderRock Advisors LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s short interest increasing or decreasing?

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,990,000 shares, a drop of 11.2% from the previous total of 2,240,000 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 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.: Capital One Financial Co. (3.00%), Brookfield Co. (0.83%), ORIX Co. (0.04%), W. R. Berkley Co. (1.58%), Regions Financial Co. (3.85%), Wells Fargo & Company (1.12%), Reliance Global Group, Inc. (0.92%), Stifel Financial Corp. (1.21%), Globe Life Inc. (2.99%), Enact Holdings, Inc. (3.36%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. stock?

Short selling AJG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. as its price is falling. AJG shares are trading up $3.47 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 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.?

A short squeeze for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. 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 AJG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'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 AJG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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