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NYSE:BK

The Bank of New York Mellon Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$42.16
-1.26 (-2.90 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$41.98
Now: $42.16
$43.20
50-Day Range
$39.82
MA: $42.85
$46.56
52-Week Range
$26.40
Now: $42.16
$46.84
Volume6.74 million shs
Average Volume6.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$37.36 billion
P/E Ratio9.25
Dividend Yield2.86%
Beta1.07

Short Interest

The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE:BK) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume6,980,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,250,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-3.72%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$291.35 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares942,660,000 shares
Float Size884,420,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.79%
Today's Trading Volume6,744,603 shares
Average Trading Volume6,350,984 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average6.20%

Short Interest Over Time


The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE:BK) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20216,980,000 shares $291.35 million -3.7%0.8%1.3 $41.74
1/15/20217,250,000 shares $295.00 million -2.4%0.8%1.3 $40.69
12/31/20207,110,000 shares $323.93 million -11.1%0.8%1.3 $45.56
12/15/20207,110,000 shares $299.76 million -11.1%0.8%1.3 $42.16
11/30/20208,000,000 shares $326.32 million +12.8%0.9%1.5 $40.79
11/15/20207,090,000 shares $277.36 million +26.4%0.8%1.4 $39.12
10/30/20205,610,000 shares $217.16 million -20.5%0.6%1.1 $38.71
10/15/20207,060,000 shares $251.05 million -1.4%0.8%1.5 $35.56
9/30/20207,160,000 shares $264.06 million -4.0%0.8%1.4 $36.88
9/15/20207,460,000 shares $249.16 million +12.9%0.8%1.5 $33.40
8/31/20206,610,000 shares $235.65 million -12.5%0.8%1.3 $35.65
8/14/20207,550,000 shares $280.94 million -17.6%0.9%1.4 $37.21
7/31/20209,160,000 shares $339.93 million +42.9%1.0%1.6 $37.11
7/15/20206,410,000 shares $229.80 million -13.6%0.7%1.1 $35.85
6/30/20207,420,000 shares $268.83 million -20.1%0.8%1.3 $36.23
6/15/20209,290,000 shares $349.58 million +0.4%1.1%1.5 $37.63
5/29/20209,250,000 shares $344.38 million +6.2%1.1%1.4 $37.23
5/15/20208,710,000 shares $323.75 million +17.9%1.0%1.2 $37.17
4/30/20207,390,000 shares $285.03 million +0.5%0.8%1.1 $38.57
4/15/20207,350,000 shares $253.21 million -17.4%0.8%1 $34.45
3/31/20208,900,000 shares $318.26 million -16.6%1.0%1.3 $35.76
3/13/202010,674,800 shares $396.46 million +14.8%1.2%1.9 $37.14
2/28/20209,300,000 shares $255.66 million -1.5%1.1%1.7 $27.49
2/14/20209,440,000 shares $345.03 million -4.7%1.1%2.1 $36.55
1/31/20209,910,000 shares $409.98 million +56.3%1.1%2.3 $41.37

The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE:BK) Short Interest FAQ

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What is The Bank of New York Mellon's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of The Bank of New York Mellon shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, investors have sold 6,980,000 shares of BK short. 0.79% of The Bank of New York Mellon's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for The Bank of New York Mellon?

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. The Bank of New York Mellon currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for The Bank of New York Mellon?

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 The Bank of New York Mellon's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is The Bank of New York Mellon's short interest increasing or decreasing?

The Bank of New York Mellon saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 6,980,000 shares, a decline of 3.7% from the previous total of 7,250,000 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 The Bank of New York Mellon's float size?

The Bank of New York Mellon currently has issued a total of 886,136,000 shares. Some of The Bank of New York Mellon'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. The Bank of New York Mellon currently has a public float of 884,420,000 shares.

How does The Bank of New York Mellon's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.79% of The Bank of New York Mellon's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "asset management & custody banks" compare to The Bank of New York Mellon: BlackRock, Inc. (1.23%), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (2.27%), Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (1.89%), State Street Co. (1.41%), Northern Trust Co. (1.41%), Franklin Resources, Inc. (6.81%), C3.ai, Inc. (7.34%), Invesco Ltd. (4.77%), Eaton Vance Corp. (5.49%), and SEI Investments (0.85%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short The Bank of New York Mellon stock?

Short selling BK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from The Bank of New York Mellon as its price is falling. The Bank of New York Mellon's stock is trading down $1.26 today. To short The Bank of New York Mellon 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 The Bank of New York Mellon 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 The Bank of New York Mellon?

A short squeeze for The Bank of New York Mellon 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 BK, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is The Bank of New York Mellon'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 BK, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.



This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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