Apollo Global Management Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.41 (+0.78 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $52.71
50-Day Range
MA: $48.24
52-Week Range
Now: $52.71
Volume2.21 million shs
Average Volume2.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.23 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.59%

Short Interest

Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume13,190,000 shares
Previous Short Volume8,220,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+60.46%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$627.32 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover6.1
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares200,530,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted5.69%
Today's Trading Volume2,209,846 shares
Average Trading Volume2,165,633 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average2.04%

Short Interest Over Time

Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202113,190,000 shares $627.32 million +60.5%N/A6.1 $47.56
3/15/20218,220,000 shares $383.79 million +28.8%N/A4.3 $46.69
2/26/20216,380,000 shares $290.48 million +24.9%N/A4.5 $45.53
2/12/20215,110,000 shares $252.74 million -7.4%N/A4 $49.46
1/29/20215,520,000 shares $286.27 million +0.4%N/A4.3 $51.86
1/15/20215,500,000 shares $264.33 million +12.7%N/A4.2 $48.06
12/31/20205,070,000 shares $240.62 million -25.0%N/A3.4 $47.46
12/15/20205,070,000 shares $244.07 million -25.0%N/A3.4 $48.14
11/30/20206,760,000 shares $322.93 million +37.7%N/A4.5 $47.77
11/15/20204,910,000 shares $214.17 million -11.2%N/A3.4 $43.62
10/30/20205,530,000 shares $244.65 million +6.8%N/A3.8 $44.24
10/15/20205,180,000 shares $208.18 million +20.2%N/A3.8 $40.19
9/30/20204,310,000 shares $185.89 million -3.2%N/A3.9 $43.13
9/15/20204,450,000 shares $199.00 million -7.5%N/A3.2 $44.72
8/31/20204,810,000 shares $217.27 million -4.2%N/A3.3 $45.17
8/14/20205,020,000 shares $241.81 million -17.3%N/A2.9 $48.17
7/31/20206,070,000 shares $292.82 million -8.0%N/A3.2 $48.24
7/15/20206,600,000 shares $324.06 million -15.6%N/A3.2 $49.10
6/30/20207,820,000 shares $406.80 million +16.7%N/A3.5 $52.02
6/15/20206,700,000 shares $336.94 million +14.0%N/A2.8 $50.29
5/29/20205,880,000 shares $291.12 million -8.1%N/A2 $49.51
5/15/20206,400,000 shares $304.64 million +10.7%N/A2.2 $47.60
4/30/20205,780,000 shares $275.59 million +0.2%N/A2 $47.68
4/15/20205,770,000 shares $260.11 million +3.4%N/A1.9 $45.08
3/31/20205,580,000 shares $217.29 million -11.6%N/A1.9 $38.94

Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Apollo Global Management's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Apollo Global Management shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 13,190,000 shares of APO short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Apollo Global Management?

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. Apollo Global Management currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

Is Apollo Global Management's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Apollo Global Management saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 13,190,000 shares, an increase of 60.5% from the previous total of 8,220,000 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 Apollo Global Management's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Apollo Global Management's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "investment advice" compare to Apollo Global Management: KKR & Co. Inc. (0.00%), Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (2.01%), Legal & General Group Plc (0.00%), Franklin Resources, Inc. (6.62%), The Carlyle Group Inc. (0.00%), Ares Management Co. (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (3.06%), Morningstar, Inc. (0.84%), Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (3.39%), and Evercore Inc. (3.99%).

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 Apollo Global Management stock?

Short selling APO is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Apollo Global Management as its price is falling. Apollo Global Management's stock is trading up $0.41 today. To short Apollo Global Management 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 Apollo Global Management 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 Apollo Global Management?

A short squeeze for Apollo Global Management 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 APO, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Apollo Global Management'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 APO, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

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