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Barnes & Noble Education (BNED) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$0.80
-0.01 (-1.23%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

Barnes & Noble Education Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
734,500 shares
Previous Short Volume
605,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+21.36%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$632,845.20
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
0.6
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
53,150,000 shares
Float Size
36,800,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
2.00%
Today's Trading Volume
530,516 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,591,486 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
33%
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Barnes & Noble Education Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/2024734,500 shares $632,845.20 +21.4%2.0%0.6 $0.86
1/15/2024605,200 shares $714,136.00 +28.5%1.6%0.6 $1.18
12/31/2023471,000 shares $701,790.00 -12.0%1.3%1 $1.49
12/15/2023535,400 shares $690,666.00 -36.0%1.5%1.3 $1.29
11/30/2023836,900 shares $928,959.00 -10.2%2.3%2.2 $1.11
11/15/2023932,000 shares $1.22 million +21.8%2.6%3.6 $1.31
10/31/2023765,300 shares $780,606.00 -13.5%2.1%2.9 $1.02
10/15/2023884,300 shares $699,569.73 -2.0%2.5%2.4 $0.79
9/30/2023902,400 shares $983,616.00 +5.1%2.6%2.1 $1.09
9/15/2023858,600 shares $807,084.00 +15.7%2.4%1.5 $0.94
8/31/2023742,300 shares $964,990.00 -22.7%2.1%1.3 $1.30
8/15/2023959,800 shares $1.48 million -3.2%2.7%1.6 $1.54
7/31/2023991,600 shares $1.46 million +57.1%2.8%1.7 $1.47
7/15/2023631,300 shares $1.00 million +33.3%1.8%1.3 $1.59
6/30/2023473,600 shares $596,736.00 +19.2%1.4%1.1 $1.26
6/15/2023397,400 shares $524,568.00 -27.4%1.1%1.4 $1.32
5/31/2023547,500 shares $766,500.00 +21.8%1.6%0.9 $1.40
5/15/2023449,700 shares $697,035.00 -0.8%1.3%0.7 $1.55
4/30/2023453,300 shares $707,148.00 -17.0%1.3%0.7 $1.56
4/15/2023546,300 shares $841,302.00 +19.8%1.6%0.8 $1.54
3/31/2023455,900 shares $692,968.00 -51.6%1.3%0.7 $1.52
3/15/2023942,100 shares $1.71 million +61.9%2.7%1.4 $1.81
2/28/2023582,100 shares $1.20 million -8.7%1.7%1.2 $2.06
2/15/2023637,600 shares $1.59 million +4.0%2.0%1.3 $2.49
1/31/2023613,000 shares $1.42 million -11.5%1.8%1.3 $2.31
1/15/2023692,600 shares $1.46 million -20.6%2.1%1.5 $2.11
12/30/2022872,000 shares $1.53 million +23.3%2.6%2.1 $1.75
12/15/2022707,400 shares $1.23 million +11.4%2.1%1.8 $1.74
11/30/2022635,200 shares $1.61 million -3.8%1.9%2.1 $2.54
11/15/2022660,000 shares $1.97 million -23.4%2.0%3 $2.98
10/31/2022862,000 shares $2.40 million -21.6%2.6%3.7 $2.79
10/15/20221,100,000 shares $2.87 million -17.9%3.3%4.6 $2.61
9/30/20221,340,000 shares $3.22 million No Change4.1%5.1 $2.40
9/15/20221,340,000 shares $3.69 million -22.1%4.4%2.9 $2.75
8/31/20221,720,000 shares $4.40 million +14.7%5.6%3.1 $2.56
8/15/20221,500,000 shares $4.29 million +0.7%5.0%2.6 $2.86
7/31/20221,490,000 shares $4.04 million -1.3%4.9%2.4 $2.71
7/15/20221,510,000 shares $4.00 million -35.7%5.0%2.2 $2.65
6/30/20222,350,000 shares $6.89 million -16.4%7.8%3.2 $2.93
6/15/20222,810,000 shares $6.88 million +2.9%9.3%2.9 $2.45













BNED Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barnes & Noble Education's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Barnes & Noble Education shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 31st, investors have sold 734,500 shares of BNED short. 2.00% of Barnes & Noble Education's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Barnes & Noble Education's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Barnes & Noble Education?

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. BNED shares currently have a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on Barnes & Noble Education's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Barnes & Noble Education?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Barnes & Noble Education: Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Barnes & Noble Education?

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. 2.00% of Barnes & Noble Education's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Barnes & Noble Education's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Barnes & Noble Education saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 734,500 shares, an increase of 21.4% from the previous total of 605,200 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 Barnes & Noble Education's float size?

Barnes & Noble Education currently has issued a total of 53,150,000 shares. Some of Barnes & Noble Education'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. Barnes & Noble Education currently has a public float of 36,800,000 shares.

How does Barnes & Noble Education's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.00% of Barnes & Noble Education's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to Barnes & Noble Education: Reading International, Inc. (0.53%), ATA Creativity Global (0.05%), 51Talk Online Education Group (0.23%), Allied Gaming & Entertainment Inc. (0.83%), Vince Holding Corp. (0.69%), Jerash Holdings (US), Inc. (0.04%), Pinstripes Holdings Inc. (0.39%), Kuke Music Holding Limited (0.00%), BuzzFeed, Inc. (3.83%), Sonder Holdings Inc. (7.98%),

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 Barnes & Noble Education stock?

Short selling BNED is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Barnes & Noble Education as its price is falling. BNED shares are trading down $0.01 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 Barnes & Noble Education?

A short squeeze for Barnes & Noble Education 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 BNED, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Barnes & Noble Education'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 BNED, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:BNED) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff