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Customers Bancorp Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.67 (+2.41 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $28.48
50-Day Range
MA: $24.86
52-Week Range
Now: $28.48
Volume230,636 shs
Average Volume198,378 shs
Market Capitalization$900.00 million
P/E Ratio9.31
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Customers Bancorp (NYSE:CUBI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume427,400 shares
Previous Short Volume445,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-4.11%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$11.45 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.5
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares31,200,000 shares
Float Size28,460,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.50%
Today's Trading Volume230,636 shares
Average Trading Volume198,378 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average16.26%

Short Interest Over Time

Customers Bancorp (NYSE:CUBI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/2021427,400 shares $11.45 million -4.1%1.5%2.5 $26.78
1/29/2021445,700 shares $11.79 million +17.7%1.6%2.6 $26.45
1/15/2021378,700 shares $8.45 million +4.9%1.3%2.5 $22.30
12/31/2020383,000 shares $8.39 million -19.6%1.3%2.7 $21.90
12/15/2020383,000 shares $7.23 million -19.6%1.3%2.7 $18.87
11/30/2020476,100 shares $8.32 million 0.0%1.7%3.5 $17.48
11/15/2020476,200 shares $8.04 million -9.2%1.7%3.4 $16.89
10/30/2020524,500 shares $8.93 million -6.2%1.8%3.7 $17.02
10/15/2020559,400 shares $7.27 million -2.7%2.0%3.5 $13.00
9/30/2020575,000 shares $7.20 million -7.2%2.0%3.3 $12.53
9/15/2020619,400 shares $6.75 million -2.5%2.2%3.2 $10.89
8/31/2020635,500 shares $7.64 million -0.1%2.2%3 $12.02
8/14/2020635,800 shares $8.02 million -8.6%2.2%2.7 $12.61
7/31/2020695,700 shares $9.13 million -17.8%2.4%2.7 $13.13
7/15/2020845,900 shares $10.02 million +4.3%2.9%3.3 $11.85
6/30/2020811,000 shares $8.94 million +26.1%2.8%3 $11.02
6/15/2020643,000 shares $7.30 million +1.6%2.2%2.2 $11.35
5/29/2020632,600 shares $7.04 million -3.9%2.2%2 $11.13
5/15/2020658,500 shares $7.30 million +32.8%2.3%2.1 $11.09
4/30/2020496,000 shares $5.86 million -6.7%1.7%1.8 $11.82
4/15/2020531,600 shares $5.62 million +4.0%1.8%2 $10.58
3/31/2020511,400 shares $5.47 million -46.5%1.8%2.1 $10.69
3/13/2020955,500 shares $10.86 million -34.1%3.3%5.6 $11.37
2/28/20201,450,000 shares $14.15 million -15.2%5.0%8.4 $9.76
2/14/20201,710,000 shares $28.03 million +4.9%5.9%11.4 $16.39

Customers Bancorp (NYSE:CUBI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Customers Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Customers Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, investors have sold 427,400 shares of CUBI short. 1.50% of Customers Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Customers Bancorp?

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. Customers Bancorp currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Customers Bancorp?

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. 1.50% of Customers Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Customers Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Customers Bancorp saw a decline in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 427,400 shares, a decline of 4.1% from the previous total of 445,700 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 Customers Bancorp's float size?

Customers Bancorp currently has issued a total of 31,601,000 shares. Some of Customers Bancorp'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. Customers Bancorp currently has a public float of 28,460,000 shares.

How does Customers Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.50% of Customers Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to Customers Bancorp: Hancock Whitney Co. (2.00%), Ameris Bancorp (2.69%), Investors Bancorp, Inc. (6.25%), Columbia Banking System, Inc. (3.25%), BancorpSouth Bank (1.44%), Cathay General Bancorp (2.31%), Associated Banc-Corp (1.86%), Independent Bank Group, Inc. (3.14%), International Bancshares Co. (1.61%), and CVB Financial Corp. (2.28%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Customers Bancorp stock?

Short selling CUBI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Customers Bancorp as its price is falling. Customers Bancorp's stock is trading up $0.67 today. To short Customers Bancorp 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 Customers Bancorp 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 Customers Bancorp?

A short squeeze for Customers Bancorp 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 CUBI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Customers Bancorp'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 CUBI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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