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Bain Capital Specialty Finance Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.13 (+1.03 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $12.79
50-Day Range
MA: $12.44
52-Week Range
Now: $12.79
Volume404,072 shs
Average Volume231,189 shs
Market Capitalization$825.75 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield10.74%

Short Interest

Bain Capital Specialty Finance (NYSE:BCSF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:179,500 shares
Previous Short Volume:165,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+8.72%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$2.23 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:1.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:51,650,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:404,072 shares
Average Trading Volume:231,189 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:74.78%

Bain Capital Specialty Finance (NYSE:BCSF) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/2020179,500 $2.23 million 8.7%0.0%0.6$12.41
12/15/2020179,500 $2.17 million 8.7%0.0%0.6$12.10
11/30/2020165,100 $2.07 million -10.2%0.0%0.7$12.54
11/15/2020183,900 $2.17 million -20.6%0.0%0.9$11.80
10/30/2020231,500 $2.50 million -4.9%0.0%1.2$10.80
10/15/2020243,300 $2.27 million -30.4%0.0%1.3$9.35
9/30/2020349,400 $3.51 million 50.6%0.0%1.8$10.04
9/15/2020232,000 $2.44 million 3.8%0.0%1.1$10.53
8/31/2020223,600 $2.37 million 1.1%0.0%1$10.58
8/14/2020221,100 $2.39 million 5.4%0.0%0.8$10.80
7/31/2020209,700 $2.20 million 10.5%0.0%0.7$10.51
7/15/2020189,800 $1.91 million -43.8%0.0%0.6$10.07
6/30/2020337,500 $3.24 million -73.8%0.0%1$9.61
6/15/20201,290,000 $14.19 million 40.3%0.0%3.4$11.00
5/29/2020919,200 $10.44 million -13.3%1.8%2.1$11.36
5/15/20201,060,000 $11.37 million 25.9%2.1%2.5$10.73
4/30/2020841,900 $9.13 million 2.4%1.6%2$10.85
4/15/2020822,500 $9.03 million 20.4%1.6%2.1$10.98
3/31/2020683,400 $6.77 million 11.5%1.3%1.9$9.90
3/13/2020612,700 $6.35 million 68.3%1.2%2$10.36
2/28/2020364,000 $2.80 million 7.4%0.7%1.2$7.69
2/14/2020338,800 $5.88 million 0.7%0.7%1.2$17.37
1/31/2020336,500 $6.41 million 37.2%0.7%1.3$19.05
1/15/2020245,300 $4.86 million -22.3%0.5%0.9$19.83
12/31/2019315,600 $6.25 million 1.7%0.6%1.3$19.80

Bain Capital Specialty Finance (NYSE:BCSF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Bain Capital Specialty Finance's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bain Capital Specialty Finance shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, traders have sold 179,500 shares of BCSF short. 0.00% of Bain Capital Specialty Finance's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Bain Capital Specialty Finance?

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. Bain Capital Specialty Finance currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Bain Capital Specialty Finance's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bain Capital Specialty Finance saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 179,500 shares, an increase of 8.7% from the previous total of 165,100 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 Bain Capital Specialty Finance's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Bain Capital Specialty Finance's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "holding & other investment offices" compare to Bain Capital Specialty Finance: Brooge Energy Limited (0.31%), Churchill Capital Corp II (0.87%), Apex Technology Acquisition Co. (2.55%), Silver Spike Acquisition Corp. (0.33%), Thunder Bridge Acquisition II, Ltd. (0.07%), Pivotal Investment Co. II (0.00%), Tuscan Holdings Corp. (0.78%), Juniper Industrial Holdings, Inc. (0.05%), Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (5.44%), and Global Cord Blood Co. (0.90%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Bain Capital Specialty Finance stock?

Short selling BCSF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bain Capital Specialty Finance as its price is falling. Bain Capital Specialty Finance's stock is trading up $0.13 today. To short Bain Capital Specialty Finance 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 Bain Capital Specialty Finance 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 Bain Capital Specialty Finance?

A short squeeze for Bain Capital Specialty Finance 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 BCSF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bain Capital Specialty Finance'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 BCSF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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