Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.04 (-0.40 %)
(As of 04/21/2021 10:06 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.87
50-Day Range
MA: $9.90
52-Week Range
Now: $9.87
Volume100 shs
Average Volume113,273 shs
Market Capitalization$340.52 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition (NYSE:CPSR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume48,500 shares
Previous Short Volume64,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-24.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$484,515.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares34,500,000 shares
Float Size27,280,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.18%
Today's Trading Volume100 shares
Average Trading Volume113,273 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.91%

Short Interest Over Time

Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition (NYSE:CPSR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202148,500 shares $484,515.00 -24.2%0.2%0.4 $9.99
3/15/202164,000 shares $628,480.00 -33.5%0.2%0.5 $9.82
2/26/202196,300 shares $953,370.00 +329.9%0.4%0.7 $9.90
2/12/202122,400 shares $229,600.00 -51.6%0.1%0.2 $10.25
1/29/202146,300 shares $491,243.00 -20.5%0.2%0.4 $10.61
1/15/202158,200 shares $601,206.00 No Change0.2%0.6 $10.33

Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition (NYSE:CPSR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 48,500 shares of CPSR short. 0.18% of Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition?

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. 0.18% of Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 48,500 shares, a drop of 24.2% from the previous total of 64,000 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 Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's float size?

Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition currently has issued a total of 34,500,000 shares. Some of Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition'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. Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition currently has a public float of 27,280,000 shares.

How does Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.18% of Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "holding & other investment offices" compare to Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition: Paya Holdings Inc. (5.77%), Foley Trasimene Acquisition Corp. (0.69%), Arko Corp. (14.11%), Jaws Acquisition Corp. (0.00%), Star Peak Energy Transition Corp. (10.43%), Porch Group Inc. (5.30%), Brooge Energy Limited (0.29%), Cohn Robbins Holdings Corp. (0.28%), Bain Capital Specialty Finance, Inc. (0.00%), and Apollo Strategic Growth Capital (0.42%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition stock?

Short selling CPSR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition as its price is falling. Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition's stock is trading down $0.04 today. To short Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition 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 Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition 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 Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition?

A short squeeze for Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition 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 CPSR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition'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 CPSR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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