Deluxe Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.12 (-0.33 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume199,742 shs
Average Volume266,293 shs
Market Capitalization$1.53 billion
P/E Ratio16.88
Dividend Yield3.33%

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,750,000 shares
Previous Short Volume3,020,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-8.94%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$105.46 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover12.8
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares42,545,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted6.46%
Today's Trading Volume199,742 shares
Average Trading Volume266,293 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-24.99%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/20212,750,000 shares $105.46 million -8.9%N/A12.8 $38.35
8/13/20213,020,000 shares $127.05 million +12.3%N/A13.6 $42.07
7/30/20212,690,000 shares $118.09 million +3.1%6.4%11.1 $43.90
7/15/20212,610,000 shares $115.05 million -2.6%6.2%10.4 $44.08
6/30/20212,680,000 shares $128.02 million +13.1%6.4%10.4 $47.77
6/15/20212,370,000 shares $110.87 million +4.0%5.7%10.3 $46.78
5/28/20212,280,000 shares $103.88 million -6.9%5.5%9.5 $45.56
5/14/20212,450,000 shares $111.40 million +15.0%5.9%9.5 $45.47
4/30/20212,130,000 shares $93.78 million +0.5%5.1%8.1 $44.03
4/15/20212,120,000 shares $90.27 million -0.5%5.1%7.2 $42.58
3/31/20212,130,000 shares $89.48 million -1.8%5.1%6.7 $42.01
3/15/20212,170,000 shares $90.23 million +19.9%5.2%5.8 $41.58
2/26/20211,810,000 shares $73.45 million -2.2%4.3%4.8 $40.58
2/12/20211,850,000 shares $70.74 million -3.7%4.4%5 $38.24
1/29/20211,920,000 shares $67.26 million -14.3%4.6%4.9 $35.03
1/15/20212,240,000 shares $77.24 million -1.8%5.4%6 $34.48
12/31/20202,280,000 shares $64.32 million +2.7%5.5%6.2 $28.21
12/15/20202,220,000 shares $61.32 million -0.9%5.3%6.9 $27.62
11/30/20202,240,000 shares $61.71 million -5.1%5.4%7.6 $27.55
11/15/20202,360,000 shares $61.71 million -9.6%5.7%8.1 $26.15
10/30/20202,610,000 shares $56.85 million +3.2%6.3%9 $21.78
10/15/20202,530,000 shares $63.25 million -3.1%6.1%5.1 $25.00
9/30/20202,610,000 shares $67.16 million -3.0%6.3%5.2 $25.73
9/15/20202,690,000 shares $70.99 million +0.8%6.5%5 $26.39
8/31/20202,670,000 shares $75.83 million -6.0%6.4%4.7 $28.40

Institutional Investors Shorting Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Deluxe. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLCN/A2,600N/A$124.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC15,20023,300+53.3%$1,113.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLPN/A16,200N/A$774.00
8/10/2021Group One Trading L.P.2001,200+500.0%$57.00

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Deluxe's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Deluxe shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of August 31st, traders have sold 2,750,000 shares of DLX short. Learn More on Deluxe's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Deluxe?

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. Deluxe currently has a short interest ratio of 13.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Deluxe

Which institutional investors are shorting Deluxe?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Deluxe: Walleye Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, and Group One Trading L.P.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Deluxe's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Deluxe saw a decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,750,000 shares, a decrease of 8.9% from the previous total of 3,020,000 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 Deluxe's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Deluxe's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "business services" compare to Deluxe: Exponent, Inc. (1.71%), Vontier Co. (1.47%), JCDecaux SA (0.00%), Stantec Inc. (0.23%), Renishaw plc (0.00%), Clean Harbors, Inc. (1.52%), NOV Inc. (3.20%), SPS Commerce, Inc. (2.31%), Flywire Co. (2.32%), and Dada Nexus Limited (1.59%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Deluxe stock?

Short selling DLX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Deluxe as its price is falling. Deluxe's stock is trading down $0.12 today. To short Deluxe 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 Deluxe 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 Deluxe?

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

How often is Deluxe'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 DLX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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