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British American Tobacco (BTI) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$30.63
+0.03 (+0.10%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)

British American Tobacco Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
3,450,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
4,050,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-14.81%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$107.05 million
Short Interest Ratio
0.7 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
2,232,270,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.16%
Today's Trading Volume
3,599,197 shares
Average Trading Volume
3,412,026 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
105%
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British American Tobacco Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/31/20243,450,000 shares $107.05 million -14.8%0.2%0.7 $31.03
5/15/20244,050,000 shares $126.85 million -37.5%0.2%0.8 $31.32
4/30/20246,480,000 shares $190.58 million -23.6%0.3%1.3 $29.41
4/15/20248,480,000 shares $241.68 million -40.5%0.4%1.7 $28.50
3/31/202414,250,000 shares $434.63 million +173.5%0.6%2.9 $30.50
3/15/20245,210,000 shares $157.86 million -5.6%0.2%1 $30.30
2/29/20245,520,000 shares $164.94 million +0.6%0.3%1 $29.88
2/15/20245,490,000 shares $167.80 million +22.5%0.3%1.1 $30.57
1/31/20244,480,000 shares $132.59 million -41.1%0.2%0.9 $29.60
1/15/20247,600,000 shares $229.06 million -2.7%0.3%1.6 $30.14
12/31/20237,810,000 shares $228.75 million +103.9%0.4%1.6 $29.29
12/15/20233,830,000 shares $112.60 million +46.7%0.2%0.8 $29.40
11/30/20232,610,000 shares $83.23 million -37.6%0.1%0.6 $31.89
11/15/20234,180,000 shares $131.13 million +48.8%0.2%1.1 $31.37
10/31/20232,810,000 shares $83.91 million +1.1%0.1%0.8 $29.86
10/15/20232,780,000 shares $82.79 million -39.4%0.1%0.8 $29.78
9/30/20234,590,000 shares $144.17 million +56.1%0.2%1.4 $31.41
9/15/20232,940,000 shares $98.25 million -23.0%0.1%0.9 $33.42
8/31/20233,820,000 shares $126.82 million +3.5%0.2%1.2 $33.20
8/15/20233,690,000 shares $117.42 million -6.8%0.2%1 $31.82
7/31/20233,960,000 shares $133.39 million +31.6%0.2%0.9 $33.69
7/15/20233,010,000 shares $99.48 million -38.5%0.1%0.7 $33.05
6/30/20234,890,000 shares $162.35 million +15.9%0.2%1.1 $33.20
6/15/20234,220,000 shares $138.71 million +0.2%0.2%0.9 $32.87
5/31/20234,210,000 shares $133.48 million +17.3%0.2%0.9 $31.71
5/15/20233,590,000 shares $121.70 million +83.2%0.2%0.8 $33.90
4/30/20231,960,000 shares $72.62 million -32.4%0.1%0.5 $37.05
4/15/20232,900,000 shares $102.05 million -68.5%0.1%0.7 $35.19
3/31/20239,200,000 shares $323.10 million +15.1%0.4%2.3 $35.12
3/15/20237,990,000 shares $290.20 million +372.8%0.4%2.2 $36.32
2/28/20231,690,000 shares $64.32 million +5.0%0.1%0.5 $38.06
2/15/20231,610,000 shares $61.16 million -39.7%0.1%0.5 $37.99
1/31/20232,670,000 shares $102.77 million -45.5%N/A0.8 $38.49
1/15/20234,900,000 shares $188.16 million -64.3%N/A1.5 $38.40
12/30/202213,710,000 shares $548.13 million +74.9%N/A4.6 $39.98
12/15/20227,840,000 shares $320.58 million +125.9%N/A2.5 $40.89
11/30/20223,470,000 shares $143.21 million +8.8%N/A1.2 $41.27
11/15/20223,190,000 shares $122.82 million +28.1%N/A1.2 $38.50
10/31/20222,490,000 shares $98.65 million +30.4%N/A1 $39.62
10/15/20221,910,000 shares $69.96 million -34.6%N/A0.7 $36.63
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9/30/20222,920,000 shares $103.66 million +30.4%N/A1.1 $35.50
9/15/20222,240,000 shares $88.17 million +17.3%N/A0.9 $39.36
8/31/20221,910,000 shares $76.50 million +1.1%N/A0.7 $40.05
8/15/20221,890,000 shares $77.06 million -21.6%N/A0.7 $40.77
7/31/20222,410,000 shares $94.40 million -16.9%N/A0.8 $39.17
7/15/20222,900,000 shares $119.68 million -6.2%N/A1 $41.27
6/30/20223,090,000 shares $132.59 million +1.0%N/A1.1 $42.91
6/15/20223,060,000 shares $131.67 million -8.7%N/A1 $43.03
5/31/20223,350,000 shares $148.20 million +7.4%N/A1.1 $44.24
5/15/20223,120,000 shares $132.16 million -38.7%N/A0.8 $42.36
4/30/20225,090,000 shares $212.66 million +16.7%N/A1.3 $41.78
4/15/20224,360,000 shares $186.87 million +13.3%N/A1.1 $42.86
3/31/20223,850,000 shares $162.32 million -20.3%N/A0.8 $42.16
3/15/20224,830,000 shares $195.18 million -40.7%N/A1 $40.41
2/28/20228,150,000 shares $360.56 million +15.3%N/A1.5 $44.24
2/15/20227,070,000 shares $328.76 million +57.8%N/A1.3 $46.50
1/31/20224,480,000 shares $192.51 million -46.1%N/A0.9 $42.97
1/15/20228,310,000 shares $352.76 million +409.8%N/A1.6 $42.45
12/31/20211,630,000 shares $60.98 million -31.5%N/A0.4 $37.41
12/15/20212,380,000 shares $85.42 million +36.0%N/A0.5 $35.89
11/30/20211,750,000 shares $58.89 million -44.3%N/A0.5 $33.65
11/15/20213,140,000 shares $111.19 million -27.7%N/A0.9 $35.41
10/29/20214,340,000 shares $151.55 million +55.6%N/A1.3 $34.92
10/15/20212,790,000 shares $100.72 million +20.3%N/A0.9 $36.10
9/30/20212,320,000 shares $81.85 million +40.6%N/A0.8 $35.28
9/15/20211,650,000 shares $61.38 million +33.1%N/A0.7 $37.20
8/31/20211,240,000 shares $46.74 million -55.2%N/A0.5 $37.69
8/13/20212,770,000 shares $103.76 million +27.7%N/A1.1 $37.46
7/30/20212,170,000 shares $81.27 million -26.9%N/A0.8 $37.45
7/15/20212,970,000 shares $115.53 million +2.4%N/A1.1 $38.90
6/30/20212,900,000 shares $114.00 million -10.5%N/A0.9 $39.31
6/15/20213,240,000 shares $130.47 million +10.2%N/A1 $40.27
5/28/20212,940,000 shares $113.69 million -3.0%N/A1 $38.67
5/14/20213,030,000 shares $120.96 million -52.3%N/A0.9 $39.92
4/30/20216,350,000 shares $237.17 million -2.8%N/A2 $37.35
4/15/20216,530,000 shares $254.34 million -29.6%0.3%2.2 $38.95
3/31/20219,280,000 shares $356.91 million +58.4%0.4%3.7 $38.46
3/15/20215,860,000 shares $219.52 million +74.4%0.3%2.5 $37.46
2/26/20213,360,000 shares $121.09 million +46.7%0.2%1.6 $36.04
2/12/20212,290,000 shares $86.20 million +10.1%0.1%1.2 $37.64
1/29/20212,080,000 shares $78.44 million +39.6%0.1%1 $37.71
1/15/20211,490,000 shares $57.05 million -34.1%N/A0.7 $38.29
12/31/20202,260,000 shares $85.25 million +7.6%N/A1.1 $37.72
12/15/20202,100,000 shares $80.79 million -30.7%N/A1 $38.47
11/30/20203,030,000 shares $108.63 million -10.1%N/A1.4 $35.85
11/15/20203,370,000 shares $124.69 million +12.3%N/A1.6 $37.00
10/30/20203,000,000 shares $96.93 million +0.7%N/A1.3 $32.31
10/15/20202,980,000 shares $103.29 million -3.6%N/A1.3 $34.66
9/30/20203,090,000 shares $111.70 million -60.8%N/A1.3 $36.15
9/15/20207,880,000 shares $274.78 million +11.3%N/A3.2 $34.87
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8/31/20207,080,000 shares $239.09 million +9.9%N/A3 $33.77
8/14/20206,440,000 shares $215.48 million +35.6%N/A2.8 $33.46
7/31/20204,750,000 shares $159.36 million +18.5%N/A2.3 $33.55
7/15/20204,010,000 shares $145.60 million -0.5%N/A2.2 $36.31
6/30/20204,030,000 shares $156.44 million -9.8%N/A2.3 $38.82
6/15/20204,470,000 shares $172.85 million -0.7%N/A2.2 $38.67
5/29/20204,500,000 shares $180.36 million -5.7%N/A1.7 $40.08
5/15/20204,770,000 shares $177.06 million +14.9%N/A1.7 $37.12
4/30/20204,150,000 shares $158.32 million +41.6%N/A1.5 $38.15
4/15/20202,930,000 shares $107.53 million -17.5%N/A1.1 $36.70
3/31/20203,550,000 shares $131.88 million +35.8%N/A1.4 $37.15
3/13/20202,614,000 shares $98.29 million +42.1%0.1%1.6 $37.60
2/28/20201,840,000 shares $50.86 million -25.8%N/A1.1 $27.64
2/14/20202,480,000 shares $96.40 million -23.7%N/A1.7 $38.87
1/31/20203,250,000 shares $133.74 million -26.8%N/A2.2 $41.15
1/15/20204,440,000 shares $198.78 million +70.8%N/A2.9 $44.77
12/31/20192,600,000 shares $115.83 million +16.6%N/A1.6 $44.55

BTI Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is British American Tobacco's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of British American Tobacco shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 31st, investors have sold 3,450,000 shares of BTI short. 0.16% of British American Tobacco's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on British American Tobacco's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for British American Tobacco?

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. BTI shares currently have a short interest ratio of 1.0. Learn More on British American Tobacco's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting British American Tobacco?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of British American Tobacco: Walleye Trading LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Twin Tree Management LP, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for British American Tobacco?

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. 0.16% of British American Tobacco's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is British American Tobacco's short interest increasing or decreasing?

British American Tobacco saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,450,000 shares, a decrease of 14.8% from the previous total of 4,050,000 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 British American Tobacco's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.16% of British American Tobacco's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to British American Tobacco: Philip Morris International Inc. (0.75%), Altria Group, Inc. (1.80%), RLX Technology Inc. (3.29%), Vector Group Ltd. (2.34%), Ispire Technology Inc. (1.41%), 22nd Century Group, Inc. (2.99%), Hempacco Co., Inc. (4.46%), The Coca-Cola Company (0.69%), PepsiCo, Inc. (1.22%), Unilever PLC (0.15%),

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. ($4.43 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.54 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.11 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.88 billion), General Motors ($2.62 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.34 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.12 billion), Dell Technologies Inc. ($1.89 billion), and Enphase Energy, Inc. ($1.72 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short British American Tobacco stock?

Short selling BTI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from British American Tobacco as its price is falling. BTI shares are trading up $0.03 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 British American Tobacco?

A short squeeze for British American Tobacco 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 BTI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is British American Tobacco'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 BTI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:BTI) was last updated on 6/16/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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