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Bank of America (BAC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$33.61
-0.09 (-0.27%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

Bank of America Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
62,530,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
69,790,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-10.40%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$2.13 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.5
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
7,913,730,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.79%
Today's Trading Volume
42,747,909 shares
Average Trading Volume
41,579,977 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
103%
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Bank of America Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202462,530,000 shares $2.13 billion -10.4%0.8%1.5 $34.00
1/15/202469,790,000 shares $2.29 billion -2.7%0.9%1.6 $32.80
12/31/202371,720,000 shares $2.41 billion -5.3%0.9%1.6 $33.67
12/15/202375,750,000 shares $2.54 billion +8.9%1.0%1.6 $33.55
11/30/202369,580,000 shares $2.12 billion +4.6%0.9%1.5 $30.49
11/15/202366,550,000 shares $1.97 billion -6.2%0.8%1.5 $29.62
10/31/202370,960,000 shares $1.87 billion +11.7%0.9%1.6 $26.34
10/15/202363,530,000 shares $1.70 billion +3.7%0.8%1.5 $26.76
9/30/202361,270,000 shares $1.68 billion +2.3%0.8%1.5 $27.38
9/15/202359,910,000 shares $1.73 billion +14.6%0.8%1.5 $28.85
8/31/202352,280,000 shares $1.50 billion -1.9%0.7%1.2 $28.67
8/15/202353,270,000 shares $1.59 billion -25.9%0.7%1.2 $29.94
7/31/202371,880,000 shares $2.30 billion +1.5%0.9%1.6 $32.02
7/15/202370,850,000 shares $2.06 billion +1.3%0.9%1.5 $29.11
6/30/202369,940,000 shares $2.01 billion -4.0%0.9%1.5 $28.69
6/15/202372,830,000 shares $2.14 billion +5.8%0.9%1.4 $29.38
5/31/202368,840,000 shares $1.91 billion -16.5%0.9%1.1 $27.79
5/15/202382,470,000 shares $2.28 billion -12.0%1.0%1.3 $27.65
4/30/202393,720,000 shares $2.74 billion +1.2%1.2%1.5 $29.28
4/15/202392,570,000 shares $2.73 billion -6.9%1.2%1.6 $29.52
3/31/202399,400,000 shares $2.84 billion +5.5%1.2%1.8 $28.60
3/15/202394,190,000 shares $2.68 billion +74.4%1.2%1.8 $28.49
2/28/202354,020,000 shares $1.85 billion +0.5%0.7%1.4 $34.30
2/15/202353,780,000 shares $1.91 billion +6.3%0.7%1.4 $35.56
1/31/202350,590,000 shares $1.79 billion +11.7%0.6%1.3 $35.48
1/15/202345,280,000 shares $1.60 billion -20.2%0.6%1.2 $35.23
12/30/202256,750,000 shares $1.88 billion +9.2%0.7%1.4 $33.12
12/15/202251,950,000 shares $1.65 billion +7.2%0.7%1.2 $31.77
11/30/202248,460,000 shares $1.83 billion -34.2%0.6%1.2 $37.85
11/15/202273,610,000 shares $2.78 billion -7.2%0.9%1.8 $37.70
10/31/202279,280,000 shares $2.86 billion -7.5%1.0%1.9 $36.04
10/15/202285,720,000 shares $2.72 billion +14.9%1.1%2.1 $31.70
9/30/202274,590,000 shares $2.25 billion -11.8%0.9%1.9 $30.20
9/15/202284,580,000 shares $2.92 billion +21.5%1.1%2.1 $34.51
8/31/202269,620,000 shares $2.34 billion -0.4%N/A1.7 $33.61
8/15/202269,900,000 shares $2.53 billion -1.7%0.9%1.6 $36.25
7/31/202271,090,000 shares $2.40 billion +1.4%0.9%1.6 $33.81
7/15/202270,110,000 shares $2.26 billion -13.6%0.9%1.5 $32.25
6/30/202281,120,000 shares $2.53 billion +5.6%1.0%1.7 $31.13
6/15/202276,820,000 shares $2.46 billion +14.8%N/A1.5 $32.05













BAC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bank of America's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bank of America shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 31st, traders have sold 62,530,000 shares of BAC short. 0.79% of Bank of America's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Bank of America's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Bank of America?

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. BAC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Bank of America's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Bank of America?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Bank of America: Readystate Asset Management LP, GTS Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Prelude Capital Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., HAP Trading LLC, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, CMT Capital Markets Trading GmbH, Royal Bank of Canada, Point72 Asset Management L.P., III Capital Management, Symmetry Peak Management LLC, Symmetry Investments LP, Balyasny Asset Management L.P., Nomura Holdings Inc., Verition Fund Management LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Optiver Holding B.V., Eisler Capital US LLC, Eisler Capital UK Ltd., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Mendel Money Management, IMC Chicago LLC, One River Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, UBS Group AG, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, Gladius Capital Management LP, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., CTC LLC, National Bank of Canada FI, One Charles Private Wealth Services LLC, Mission Wealth Management LP, Simplex Trading LLC, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Red Tortoise LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, Cutler Group LLC CA, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., FNY Investment Advisers LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, One River Asset Management LLC, and Hudson Bay Capital Management LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Bank of America?

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. 0.79% of Bank of America's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Bank of America's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bank of America saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 62,530,000 shares, a drop of 10.4% from the previous total of 69,790,000 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 Bank of America's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.79% of Bank of America's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to Bank of America: Wells Fargo & Company (0.85%), Citigroup Inc. (1.28%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.61%), Invesco QQQ (10.77%), HSBC Holdings plc (0.28%), Morgan Stanley (1.34%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.23%), The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (1.24%), Prologis, Inc. (1.04%), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (0.09%),

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 Bank of America stock?

Short selling BAC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bank of America as its price is falling. BAC shares are trading up $0.22 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 Bank of America?

A short squeeze for Bank of America 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 BAC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bank of America'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 BAC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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