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AngloGold Ashanti (AU) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$23.76
-0.50 (-2.06%)
(As of 03:39 PM ET)

AngloGold Ashanti Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
6,500,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
7,490,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-13.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$144.30 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.2
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
418,600,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
1.55%
Today's Trading Volume
4,443,096 shares
Average Trading Volume
2,100,747 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
212%
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AU Short Interest Over Time

AU Days to Cover Over Time

AU Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

AngloGold Ashanti Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20246,500,000 shares $144.30 million -13.2%N/A3.2 $22.20
3/15/20247,490,000 shares $164.89 million +13.5%N/A3.9 $22.02
2/29/20246,600,000 shares $122.89 million -19.0%N/A3.3 $18.62
2/15/20248,150,000 shares $138.79 million +8.4%N/A4 $17.03
1/31/20247,520,000 shares $132.54 million +7.3%N/A3.4 $17.63
1/15/20247,010,000 shares $122.46 million -2.6%N/A2.9 $17.47
12/31/20237,200,000 shares $134.57 million -33.6%N/A2.8 $18.69
12/15/202310,850,000 shares $194.87 million +13.4%N/A4 $17.96
11/30/20239,570,000 shares $184.22 million -3.4%N/A3.5 $19.25
11/15/20239,910,000 shares $168.47 million +78.6%N/A3.9 $17.00
10/31/20235,550,000 shares $98.96 million -14.2%N/A2.2 $17.83
10/15/20236,470,000 shares $126.17 million +1.4%N/A2.7 $19.50
9/30/20236,380,000 shares $100.80 million -14.0%N/A2.7 $15.80
9/15/20237,420,000 shares $133.41 million +4.5%N/A4.3 $17.98
8/31/20237,100,000 shares $120.70 million -2.7%N/A3.2 $17.00
8/15/20237,300,000 shares $127.60 million +7.0%N/A3.2 $17.48
7/31/20236,820,000 shares $151.40 million +21.6%N/A2.9 $22.20
7/15/20235,610,000 shares $125.05 million -14.6%N/A2.2 $22.29
6/30/20236,570,000 shares $138.56 million -1.7%N/A2.4 $21.09
6/15/20236,680,000 shares $163.99 million -5.5%N/A2.2 $24.55
5/31/20237,070,000 shares $171.09 million -10.3%N/A2.1 $24.20
5/15/20237,880,000 shares $201.49 million +10.5%N/A2.2 $25.57
4/30/20237,130,000 shares $189.52 million -36.7%N/A2 $26.58
4/15/202311,270,000 shares $311.16 million +19.0%N/A3.2 $27.61
3/31/20239,470,000 shares $229.08 million +13.7%N/A2.8 $24.19
3/15/20238,330,000 shares $164.10 million +15.1%N/A2.7 $19.70
2/28/20237,240,000 shares $120.62 million +23.3%N/A2.6 $16.66
2/15/20235,870,000 shares $108.48 million -2.2%N/A2.1 $18.48
1/31/20236,000,000 shares $126.12 million -17.8%N/A2 $21.02
1/15/20237,300,000 shares $169.21 million +13.7%N/A2.5 $23.18
12/30/20226,420,000 shares $124.68 million -15.2%N/A2.2 $19.42
12/15/20227,570,000 shares $141.63 million +6.0%N/A2.4 $18.71
11/30/20227,140,000 shares $130.88 million -8.0%N/A2.3 $18.33
11/15/20227,760,000 shares $137.74 million +11.8%N/A2.4 $17.75
10/31/20226,940,000 shares $90.57 million +12.7%N/A2.3 $13.05
10/15/20226,160,000 shares $76.26 million -2.7%N/A2.1 $12.38
9/30/20226,330,000 shares $87.48 million -4.1%N/A2.2 $13.82
9/15/20226,600,000 shares $87.05 million +9.5%N/A2.4 $13.19
8/31/20226,030,000 shares $81.28 million +16.0%N/A2.2 $13.48
8/15/20225,200,000 shares $82.58 million +13.8%N/A2 $15.88
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AU Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is AngloGold Ashanti's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of AngloGold Ashanti shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 6,500,000 shares of AU short. Learn More on AngloGold Ashanti's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for AngloGold Ashanti?

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. AU shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on AngloGold Ashanti's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting AngloGold Ashanti?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of AngloGold Ashanti: Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, UBS Group AG, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is AngloGold Ashanti's short interest increasing or decreasing?

AngloGold Ashanti saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,500,000 shares, a decline of 13.2% from the previous total of 7,490,000 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 AngloGold Ashanti's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to AngloGold Ashanti: Kinross Gold Co. (1.12%), Pan American Silver Corp. (4.54%), Alamos Gold Inc. (0.82%), Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (1.70%), Sibanye Stillwater Limited (2.67%), Gold Fields Limited (1.38%), Eldorado Gold Co. (2.79%), Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd (2.41%), Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (3.75%), Franco-Nevada Co. (1.42%),

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 AngloGold Ashanti stock?

Short selling AU is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from AngloGold Ashanti as its price is falling. AU shares are trading down $0.50 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 AngloGold Ashanti?

A short squeeze for AngloGold Ashanti 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 AU, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is AngloGold Ashanti'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 AU, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:AU) was last updated on 4/12/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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