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Columbia Property Trust Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.07 (+0.48 %)
(As of 03/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $14.61
50-Day Range
MA: $14.19
52-Week Range
Now: $14.61
Volume976,895 shs
Average Volume840,175 shs
Market Capitalization$1.68 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.78%

Short Interest

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,220,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,710,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-18.08%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$31.35 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.6
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares116,910,000 shares
Float Size113,620,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.95%
Today's Trading Volume976,895 shares
Average Trading Volume840,175 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average16.27%

Short Interest Over Time

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20212,220,000 shares $31.35 million -18.1%2.0%2.6 $14.12
1/29/20212,710,000 shares $38.59 million +5.0%2.5%3 $14.24
1/15/20212,580,000 shares $35.66 million +7.5%2.4%2.7 $13.82
12/31/20201,840,000 shares $24.82 million +53.3%1.7%1.9 $13.49
12/15/20201,840,000 shares $25.01 million +53.3%1.7%1.9 $13.59
11/30/20201,200,000 shares $16.85 million -22.6%1.1%1.3 $14.04
11/15/20201,550,000 shares $21.67 million -30.5%1.4%1.7 $13.98
10/30/20202,230,000 shares $28.16 million +18.6%2.0%2.9 $12.63
10/15/20201,880,000 shares $19.78 million -13.4%1.7%2.6 $10.52
9/30/20202,170,000 shares $24.46 million -5.7%2.0%3.1 $11.27
9/15/20202,300,000 shares $24.77 million -10.2%2.1%2.4 $10.77
8/31/20202,560,000 shares $28.29 million -13.8%2.3%2.6 $11.05
8/14/20202,970,000 shares $35.16 million -0.3%2.7%2.7 $11.84
7/31/20202,980,000 shares $35.55 million -15.1%2.7%2.5 $11.93
7/15/20203,510,000 shares $41.98 million -27.0%3.2%3 $11.96
6/30/20204,810,000 shares $55.99 million +68.8%4.3%4 $11.64
6/15/20202,850,000 shares $37.96 million +20.8%2.6%2.6 $13.32
5/29/20202,360,000 shares $30.89 million -3.7%2.1%2 $13.09
5/15/20202,450,000 shares $31.19 million +39.2%2.2%2.2 $12.73
4/30/20201,760,000 shares $24.16 million +66.0%1.6%1.7 $13.73
4/15/20201,060,000 shares $13.50 million +42.6%0.9%1 $12.74
3/31/2020743,400 shares $9.20 million -49.8%0.7%0.7 $12.37
3/13/20201,479,700 shares $21.12 million +18.4%1.3%2 $14.27
2/28/20201,250,000 shares $10 million -8.8%1.1%1.7 $8.00
2/14/20201,370,000 shares $24.52 million -8.1%1.2%2 $17.90

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Columbia Property Trust's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Columbia Property Trust shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, investors have sold 2,220,000 shares of CXP short. 1.95% of Columbia Property Trust's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Columbia Property Trust?

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. Columbia Property Trust currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Columbia Property Trust?

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. 1.95% of Columbia Property Trust's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Columbia Property Trust's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Columbia Property Trust saw a decline in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 2,220,000 shares, a decline of 18.1% from the previous total of 2,710,000 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 Columbia Property Trust's float size?

Columbia Property Trust currently has issued a total of 114,872,000 shares. Some of Columbia Property Trust'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. Columbia Property Trust currently has a public float of 113,620,000 shares.

How does Columbia Property Trust's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.95% of Columbia Property Trust's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "real estate investment trusts" compare to Columbia Property Trust: Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (1.60%), Life Storage, Inc. (0.00%), Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. (0.00%), Brixmor Property Group Inc. (4.80%), Douglas Emmett, Inc. (4.23%), Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (0.00%), American Campus Communities, Inc. (1.84%), First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (0.00%), EastGroup Properties, Inc. (0.00%), and The Howard Hughes Co. (0.00%).

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 Columbia Property Trust stock?

Short selling CXP is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Columbia Property Trust as its price is falling. Columbia Property Trust's stock is trading up $0.07 today. To short Columbia Property Trust 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 Columbia Property Trust 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 Columbia Property Trust?

A short squeeze for Columbia Property Trust 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 CXP, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Columbia Property Trust'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 CXP, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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