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BrightView Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.31 (-1.91 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.91
50-Day Range
MA: $15.48
52-Week Range
Now: $15.91
Volume506,534 shs
Average Volume279,460 shs
Market Capitalization$1.67 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

BrightView (NYSE:BV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,200,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,290,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-3.93%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$33.29 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover8.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares104,960,000 shares
Float Size49,770,000 shares
Short Percent of Float4.42%
Today's Trading Volume506,534 shares
Average Trading Volume279,460 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average81.25%

Short Interest Over Time

BrightView (NYSE:BV) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20212,200,000 shares $33.29 million -3.9%4.4%8 $15.13
1/15/20212,290,000 shares $34.88 million +2.2%4.6%7.9 $15.23
12/31/20202,210,000 shares $34.23 million -1.3%4.4%7.7 $15.49
12/15/20202,210,000 shares $32.95 million -1.3%4.4%7.7 $14.91
11/30/20202,240,000 shares $33.17 million +2.3%4.5%7.3 $14.81
11/15/20202,190,000 shares $29.87 million +12.9%4.4%7.2 $13.64
10/30/20201,940,000 shares $27.90 million -5.8%3.9%6.5 $14.38
10/15/20202,060,000 shares $25.63 million -9.7%4.1%6.7 $12.44
9/30/20202,280,000 shares $30.46 million +14.6%4.6%6.9 $13.36
9/15/20201,990,000 shares $23.52 million -6.6%4.0%5.4 $11.82

BrightView (NYSE:BV) Short Interest FAQ

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What is BrightView's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of BrightView shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 2,200,000 shares of BV short. 4.42% of BrightView's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for BrightView?

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. BrightView currently has a short interest ratio of 8.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for BrightView?

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. 4.42% of BrightView's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is BrightView's short interest increasing or decreasing?

BrightView saw a decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 2,200,000 shares, a decline of 3.9% from the previous total of 2,290,000 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 BrightView's float size?

BrightView currently has issued a total of 105,148,000 shares. Some of BrightView'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. BrightView currently has a public float of 49,770,000 shares.

How does BrightView's short interest compare to its competitors?

4.42% of BrightView's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to BrightView: Boyd Gaming Co. (4.52%), Grasim Industries Limited (0.00%), Capcom Co., Ltd. (0.00%), WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (0.00%), Hanesbrands Inc. (8.04%), ITV plc (0.00%), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (2.07%), Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (6.69%), Gildan Activewear Inc. (1.51%), and YETI Holdings, Inc. (7.31%).

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 BrightView stock?

Short selling BV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from BrightView as its price is falling. BrightView's stock is trading down $0.31 today. To short BrightView 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 BrightView 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 BrightView?

A short squeeze for BrightView 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 BV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is BrightView'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 BV, 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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