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ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$18.98
+0.33 (+1.77%)
(As of 05/24/2024 07:00 PM ET)

ARMOUR Residential REIT Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
3,660,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
4,460,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-17.94%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$66.50 million
Short Interest Ratio
3.2 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
48,750,000 shares
Float Size
48,480,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
7.55%
Today's Trading Volume
918,800 shares
Average Trading Volume
907,102 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
101%
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ARR Short Interest Over Time

ARR Days to Cover Over Time

ARR Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

ARMOUR Residential REIT Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20243,660,000 shares $66.50 million -17.9%7.6%3.2 $18.17
4/15/20244,460,000 shares $79.48 million +16.2%9.2%3.9 $17.82
3/31/20243,840,000 shares $75.92 million +1.1%7.9%3.4 $19.77
3/15/20243,800,000 shares $71.35 million +6.4%7.8%3.3 $18.78
2/29/20243,570,000 shares $70.70 million -16.6%7.3%2.7 $19.81
2/15/20244,280,000 shares $82.56 million +24.1%8.8%3.1 $19.29
1/31/20243,450,000 shares $65.83 million -2.3%7.1%2.4 $19.08
1/15/20243,530,000 shares $69.86 million +32.2%8.8%2.2 $19.79
12/31/20232,670,000 shares $51.58 million -30.8%5.5%1.6 $19.32
12/15/20233,860,000 shares $74.46 million +14.9%7.9%2.1 $19.29
11/30/20233,360,000 shares $59.15 million -23.5%6.9%1.9 $17.61
11/15/20234,390,000 shares $73.66 million +34.7%9.0%2.5 $16.78
10/31/20233,260,000 shares $47.47 million -9.7%6.7%1.9 $14.56
10/15/20233,610,000 shares $65.67 million -17.0%8.0%2.2 $18.19
9/30/20234,350,000 shares $92.44 million -73.3%9.6%2.7 $21.25
9/15/202316,310,000 shares $80.08 million -5.8%N/A2.2 $4.91
8/31/202317,310,000 shares $84.99 million -3.2%N/A2.4 $4.91
8/15/202317,880,000 shares $86.18 million +27.1%N/A2.6 $4.82
7/31/202314,070,000 shares $71.90 million -4.0%N/A2.1 $5.11
7/15/202314,650,000 shares $73.69 million -21.3%N/A2.4 $5.03
6/30/202318,610,000 shares $99.19 million +18.0%N/A3.3 $5.33
6/15/202315,770,000 shares $82.32 million -1.7%N/A3.1 $5.22
5/31/202316,040,000 shares $80.52 million -16.2%N/A2.9 $5.02
5/15/202319,150,000 shares $93.45 million +17.9%N/A3.5 $4.88
4/30/202316,250,000 shares $82.88 million -11.7%N/A2.7 $5.10
4/15/202318,400,000 shares $94.39 million +16.2%N/A2.9 $5.13
3/31/202315,830,000 shares $83.11 million +2.2%N/A2.4 $5.25
3/15/202315,490,000 shares $77.76 million +14.7%N/A2.3 $5.02
2/28/202313,510,000 shares $73.36 million -15.7%N/A2.2 $5.43
2/15/202316,030,000 shares $92.01 million +29.0%N/A2.7 $5.74
1/31/202312,430,000 shares $78.06 million -21.4%N/A2.2 $6.28
1/15/202315,810,000 shares $96.12 million +7.7%N/A3.1 $6.08
12/30/202214,680,000 shares $82.65 million +20.5%N/A2.8 $5.63
12/15/202212,180,000 shares $70.89 million -2.3%N/A2.2 $5.82
11/30/202212,460,000 shares $73.26 million -21.9%N/A2.5 $5.88
11/15/202215,950,000 shares $90.76 million -3.0%N/A3.4 $5.69
10/31/202216,450,000 shares $87.51 million +3.3%N/A3.7 $5.32
10/15/202215,930,000 shares $74.55 million +23.4%N/A3.9 $4.68
9/30/202212,910,000 shares $62.87 million +10.6%N/A3.5 $4.87
9/15/202211,670,000 shares $77.02 million +20.6%N/A3.9 $6.60
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8/31/20229,680,000 shares $68.73 million -22.7%N/A3.1 $7.10
8/15/202212,520,000 shares $93.90 million +11.9%N/A3.9 $7.50
7/31/202211,190,000 shares $88.07 million -16.9%N/A3.6 $7.87
7/15/202213,460,000 shares $93.41 million +13.9%N/A4.4 $6.94
6/30/202211,820,000 shares $83.21 million -6.6%N/A3.9 $7.04
6/15/202212,660,000 shares $80.01 million +40.2%21.9%4.2 $6.32
5/31/20229,030,000 shares $68.27 million -15.5%N/A3.5 $7.56
5/15/202210,680,000 shares $80.74 million -2.3%N/A4 $7.56
4/30/202210,930,000 shares $80.23 million +1.9%N/A4.2 $7.34
4/15/202210,730,000 shares $85.41 million +13.9%N/A4.2 $7.96
3/31/20229,420,000 shares $79.13 million -4.7%N/A3.8 $8.40
3/15/20229,880,000 shares $83.29 million +14.2%N/A4.2 $8.43
2/28/20228,650,000 shares $70.32 million No ChangeN/A3.6 $8.13
2/15/20228,650,000 shares $75.51 million +16.0%N/A3.7 $8.73
1/31/20227,460,000 shares $69.97 million +24.1%N/A3.5 $9.38
1/15/20226,010,000 shares $58.42 million +9.3%N/A2.9 $9.72
12/31/20215,500,000 shares $53.96 million -1.1%N/A2.8 $9.81
12/15/20215,560,000 shares $53.77 million -3.6%N/A2.9 $9.67
11/30/20215,770,000 shares $56.49 million +5.5%N/A3.1 $9.79
11/15/20215,470,000 shares $56.78 million -10.9%N/A3.1 $10.38
10/29/20216,140,000 shares $64.59 million +9.3%N/A3.7 $10.52
10/15/20215,620,000 shares $60.42 million +2.9%N/A3.4 $10.75
9/30/20215,460,000 shares $58.86 million +25.8%N/A3.3 $10.78
9/15/20214,340,000 shares $46.57 million -7.3%N/A2.6 $10.73
8/31/20214,680,000 shares $50.82 million -2.3%N/A2.7 $10.86
8/13/20214,790,000 shares $50.68 million +6.4%N/A2.8 $10.58
7/30/20214,500,000 shares $46.80 million -3.9%N/A2.5 $10.40
7/15/20214,680,000 shares $51.11 million +8.3%N/A2.6 $10.92
6/30/20214,320,000 shares $49.33 million +12.8%6.2%2.5 $11.42
6/15/20213,830,000 shares $44.24 million -4.3%5.5%2.3 $11.55
5/28/20214,000,000 shares $47.96 million -5.4%5.7%2.7 $11.99
5/14/20214,230,000 shares $50.89 million -3.4%N/A2.8 $12.03
4/30/20214,380,000 shares $54.01 million +5.0%N/A3 $12.33
4/15/20214,170,000 shares $51.04 million +6.1%N/A3.2 $12.24
3/31/20213,930,000 shares $48.46 million -27.2%N/A3.1 $12.33
3/15/20215,400,000 shares $65.72 million -3.2%N/A4.3 $12.17
2/26/20215,580,000 shares $67.02 million +2.4%N/A4.7 $12.01
2/12/20215,450,000 shares $66.22 million +14.7%N/A5 $12.15
1/29/20214,750,000 shares $53.68 million -7.4%N/A4.4 $11.30
1/15/20215,130,000 shares $56.64 million +8.0%N/A4.9 $11.04
12/31/20204,750,000 shares $51.02 million -10.0%N/A4.7 $10.74
12/15/20205,280,000 shares $56.97 million +30.7%N/A5.3 $10.79
11/30/20204,040,000 shares $43.96 million +12.5%N/A4.1 $10.88
11/15/20203,590,000 shares $36.51 million +18.9%N/A3.8 $10.17
10/30/20203,020,000 shares $28.99 million -8.5%N/A3.3 $9.60
10/15/20203,300,000 shares $32.27 million +9.3%N/A3.8 $9.78
9/30/20203,020,000 shares $28.72 million -5.0%N/A3.3 $9.51
9/15/20203,180,000 shares $30.91 million +9.3%N/A3.2 $9.72
8/31/20202,910,000 shares $28.20 million -3.6%N/A2.8 $9.69
8/14/20203,020,000 shares $29.51 million +12.7%N/A2.5 $9.77
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7/31/20202,680,000 shares $25.03 million -11.0%N/A2 $9.34
7/15/20203,010,000 shares $28.47 million -12.8%N/A2 $9.46
6/30/20203,450,000 shares $32.40 million +38.6%N/A2 $9.39
6/15/20202,490,000 shares $22.73 million +7.3%N/A1.4 $9.13
5/29/20202,320,000 shares $18.95 million -0.4%N/A1.2 $8.17
5/15/20202,330,000 shares $16.82 million +65.3%N/A1.3 $7.22
4/30/20201,410,000 shares $12.46 million +15.6%N/A0.8 $8.84
4/15/20201,220,000 shares $10.13 million -38.1%2.1%0.8 $8.30
3/31/20201,970,000 shares $15.92 million -22.2%3.4%1.4 $8.08
3/13/20202,532,600 shares $23.05 million +24.8%4.4%3.1 $9.10
2/28/20202,030,000 shares $15.14 million -20.7%3.5%2.5 $7.46
2/14/20202,560,000 shares $45.62 million +7.6%4.4%3.5 $17.82
1/31/20202,380,000 shares $47.48 million -0.8%4.1%3.8 $19.95
1/15/20202,400,000 shares $49.06 million -10.1%4.1%3.9 $20.44
12/31/20192,670,000 shares $50.60 million -6.6%4.6%4.6 $18.95

ARR Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is ARMOUR Residential REIT's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of ARMOUR Residential REIT shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, investors have sold 3,660,000 shares of ARR short. 7.55% of ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on ARMOUR Residential REIT's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for ARMOUR Residential REIT?

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. ARR shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on ARMOUR Residential REIT's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting ARMOUR Residential REIT?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of ARMOUR Residential REIT: PEAK6 Investments LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Nomura Holdings Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for ARMOUR Residential REIT?

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. 7.55% of ARMOUR Residential REIT's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is ARMOUR Residential REIT's short interest increasing or decreasing?

ARMOUR Residential REIT saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,660,000 shares, a drop of 17.9% from the previous total of 4,460,000 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 ARMOUR Residential REIT's float size?

ARMOUR Residential REIT currently has issued a total of 48,750,000 shares. Some of ARMOUR Residential REIT'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. ARMOUR Residential REIT currently has a public float of 48,480,000 shares.

How does ARMOUR Residential REIT's short interest compare to its competitors?

7.55% of ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "real estate investment trusts" compare to ARMOUR Residential REIT: Redwood Trust, Inc. (4.18%), Chimera Investment Co. (4.45%), Dynex Capital, Inc. (5.91%), MFA Financial, Inc. (1.88%), PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (2.62%), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (3.00%), New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (2.44%), Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (9.27%), Ready Capital Co. (6.16%), Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (2.40%),

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. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short ARMOUR Residential REIT stock?

Short selling ARR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from ARMOUR Residential REIT as its price is falling. ARR shares are trading up $0.33 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 ARMOUR Residential REIT?

A short squeeze for ARMOUR Residential REIT 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 ARR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is ARMOUR Residential REIT'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 ARR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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