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Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$117.27
+0.88 (+0.76%)
(As of 02/21/2024 ET)

Abercrombie & Fitch Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
6,140,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
6,580,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-6.69%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$625.36 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
4.1
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
50,410,000 shares
Float Size
49,100,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
12.51%
Today's Trading Volume
1,023,079 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,425,849 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
72%
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ANF Short Interest Over Time

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Abercrombie & Fitch Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/20246,140,000 shares $625.36 million -6.7%12.5%4.1 $101.85
1/15/20246,580,000 shares $636.88 million -1.5%13.4%4.2 $96.79
12/31/20236,680,000 shares $589.31 million -1.6%13.6%4.3 $88.22
12/15/20236,790,000 shares $570.84 million +2.7%13.9%4.3 $84.07
11/30/20236,610,000 shares $501.43 million -11.5%13.5%4.1 $75.86
11/15/20237,470,000 shares $521.26 million +0.7%15.3%4.5 $69.78
10/31/20237,420,000 shares $451.28 million -11.2%15.2%4.1 $60.82
10/15/20238,360,000 shares $504.86 million +13.6%17.1%4.5 $60.39
9/30/20237,360,000 shares $414.88 million -0.7%15.1%3.8 $56.37
9/15/20237,410,000 shares $388.28 million +16.0%15.2%4 $52.40
8/31/20236,390,000 shares $343.53 million +22.0%13.1%3.4 $53.76
8/15/20235,240,000 shares $217.25 million +2.5%10.8%2.4 $41.46
7/31/20235,110,000 shares $202.36 million -1.7%10.5%2.7 $39.60
7/15/20235,200,000 shares $181.53 million -0.2%10.7%2.8 $34.91
6/30/20235,210,000 shares $196.31 million -8.6%10.8%3 $37.68
6/15/20235,700,000 shares $206.63 million -1.2%11.8%3.2 $36.25
5/31/20235,770,000 shares $179.04 million -6.3%12.0%3.3 $31.03
5/15/20236,160,000 shares $150.61 million -1.3%13.0%3.6 $24.45
4/30/20236,240,000 shares $146.89 million +16.0%13.2%4.2 $23.54
4/15/20235,380,000 shares $137.51 million +9.1%11.3%3.5 $25.56
3/31/20234,930,000 shares $136.81 million -10.5%10.4%3 $27.75
3/15/20235,510,000 shares $146.57 million +2.0%11.5%3.3 $26.60
2/28/20235,400,000 shares $158.81 million -3.1%11.3%3.3 $29.41
2/15/20235,570,000 shares $171.56 million +6.1%11.6%3.2 $30.80
1/31/20235,250,000 shares $152.04 million -16.3%11.0%3 $28.96
1/15/20236,270,000 shares $175.43 million +7.2%13.1%3.7 $27.98
12/30/20225,850,000 shares $134.02 million +30.3%12.2%3.4 $22.91
12/15/20224,490,000 shares $97.79 million +0.2%9.4%2.6 $21.78
11/30/20224,480,000 shares $107.43 million +11.7%9.4%2.5 $23.98
11/15/20224,010,000 shares $77.39 million -21.7%8.3%1.9 $19.30
10/31/20225,120,000 shares $90.01 million -0.4%11.0%2.6 $17.58
10/15/20225,140,000 shares $84.45 million +12.0%11.1%2.5 $16.43
9/30/20224,590,000 shares $71.37 million -18.2%9.9%2.3 $15.55
9/15/20225,610,000 shares $84.43 million -17.1%12.1%2.9 $15.05
8/31/20226,770,000 shares $97.42 million +7.1%14.6%3.5 $14.39
8/15/20226,320,000 shares $125.07 million -18.2%13.3%3 $19.79
7/31/20227,730,000 shares $137.67 million +0.3%15.7%3.7 $17.81
7/15/20227,710,000 shares $128.83 million +3.2%15.7%3.6 $16.71
6/30/20227,470,000 shares $126.39 million -4.0%15.2%3.3 $16.92
6/15/20227,780,000 shares $153.81 million +10.8%15.8%3.4 $19.77













ANF Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Abercrombie & Fitch's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Abercrombie & Fitch shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, traders have sold 6,140,000 shares of ANF short. 12.51% of Abercrombie & Fitch's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Abercrombie & Fitch's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Abercrombie & Fitch?

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. ANF shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on Abercrombie & Fitch's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Abercrombie & Fitch?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Abercrombie & Fitch: GTS Securities LLC, Torno Capital LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., HAP Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., BNP Paribas Financial Markets, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., BML Capital Management LLC, Cutler Group LLC CA, and Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Abercrombie & Fitch?

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. 12.51% of Abercrombie & Fitch's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Abercrombie & Fitch's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Abercrombie & Fitch saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,140,000 shares, a decrease of 6.7% from the previous total of 6,580,000 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 Abercrombie & Fitch's float size?

Abercrombie & Fitch currently has issued a total of 50,410,000 shares. Some of Abercrombie & Fitch's 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. Abercrombie & Fitch currently has a public float of 49,100,000 shares.

How does Abercrombie & Fitch's short interest compare to its competitors?

12.51% of Abercrombie & Fitch's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "retail/wholesale" compare to Abercrombie & Fitch: The Gap, Inc. (13.48%), American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (7.73%), Urban Outfitters, Inc. (7.26%), The Buckle, Inc. (9.20%), Nordstrom, Inc. (19.42%), AutoNation, Inc. (12.32%), Insight Enterprises, Inc. (7.48%), Wayfair Inc. (17.45%), MINISO Group Holding Limited (1.49%), CAVA Group, Inc. (12.16%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Abercrombie & Fitch stock?

Short selling ANF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Abercrombie & Fitch as its price is falling. ANF shares are trading up $0.88 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 Abercrombie & Fitch?

A short squeeze for Abercrombie & Fitch 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 ANF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Abercrombie & Fitch'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 ANF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:ANF) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff