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Equifax (EFX) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$267.03
-1.30 (-0.48%)
(As of 10:39 AM ET)

Equifax Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
3,000,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
3,620,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-17.13%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$733.02 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.4
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
123,960,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
2.42%
Today's Trading Volume
61,087 shares
Average Trading Volume
800,048 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
8%
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Equifax Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/20243,000,000 shares $733.02 million -17.1%N/A3.4 $244.34
1/15/20243,620,000 shares $882.41 million +15.3%N/A3.9 $243.76
12/31/20233,140,000 shares $776.49 million -25.1%N/A3.4 $247.29
12/15/20234,190,000 shares $1.02 billion +14.5%N/A4.5 $244.60
11/30/20233,660,000 shares $797.11 million +16.9%N/A4.4 $217.79
11/15/20233,130,000 shares $621.85 million +2.0%N/A4 $198.68
10/31/20233,070,000 shares $520.58 million -6.4%N/A4 $169.57
10/15/20233,280,000 shares $585.22 million -2.1%N/A3.8 $178.42
9/30/20233,350,000 shares $613.65 million +4.4%N/A3.8 $183.18
9/15/20233,210,000 shares $631.82 million -0.9%N/A3.6 $196.83
8/31/20233,240,000 shares $669.71 million +3.2%N/A3.5 $206.70
8/15/20233,140,000 shares $607.34 million -0.3%N/A3.4 $193.42
7/31/20233,150,000 shares $642.85 million -36.1%N/A3.5 $204.08
7/15/20234,930,000 shares $1.17 billion -1.4%N/A6.2 $236.52
6/30/20235,000,000 shares $1.18 billion +3.7%N/A6.8 $235.30
6/15/20234,820,000 shares $1.12 billion +5.7%N/A6.7 $232.40
5/31/20234,560,000 shares $950.53 million +5.6%N/A6.4 $208.45
5/15/20234,320,000 shares $888.06 million -3.8%N/A6.1 $205.57
4/30/20234,490,000 shares $935.63 million +5.4%N/A5.9 $208.38
4/15/20234,260,000 shares $832.66 million -2.7%N/A5.2 $195.46
3/31/20234,380,000 shares $888.44 million +5.0%N/A5.5 $202.84
3/15/20234,170,000 shares $830.91 million +3.5%N/A5.4 $199.26
2/28/20234,030,000 shares $816.20 million +5.8%N/A5.1 $202.53
2/15/20233,810,000 shares $832.60 million -17.5%N/A4.7 $218.53
1/31/20234,620,000 shares $1.03 billion -0.2%N/A5.1 $222.20
1/15/20234,630,000 shares $1.00 billion +1.3%N/A4.6 $217.00
12/30/20224,570,000 shares $888.23 million -4.2%N/A4.5 $194.36
12/15/20224,770,000 shares $943.55 million +12.5%N/A4.5 $197.81
11/30/20224,240,000 shares $836.85 million +18.8%N/A4.1 $197.37
11/15/20223,570,000 shares $739.35 million +19.8%N/A3.6 $207.10
10/31/20222,980,000 shares $505.23 million +16.4%N/A3.5 $169.54
10/15/20222,560,000 shares $407.27 million +4.9%N/A3.3 $159.09
9/30/20222,440,000 shares $418.29 million +16.8%N/A3.8 $171.43
9/15/20222,090,000 shares $390.24 million +0.5%N/A3.3 $186.72
8/31/20222,080,000 shares $392.60 million -2.4%N/A3.1 $188.75
8/15/20222,130,000 shares $469.11 million +4.4%N/A2.9 $220.24
7/31/20222,040,000 shares $426.18 million -7.3%N/A2.5 $208.91
7/15/20222,200,000 shares $423.32 million -8.7%1.8%2.2 $192.42
6/30/20222,410,000 shares $440.50 million +15.3%2.0%2.3 $182.78
6/15/20222,090,000 shares $372.73 million +3.5%1.8%2 $178.34













EFX Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Equifax's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Equifax shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 3,000,000 shares of EFX short. Learn More on Equifax's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Equifax?

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. EFX shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on Equifax's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Equifax?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Equifax: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Equifax's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Equifax saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,000,000 shares, a drop of 17.1% from the previous total of 3,620,000 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 Equifax's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "business services" compare to Equifax: TransUnion (2.90%), Global Payments Inc. (2.04%), Verisk Analytics, Inc. (1.17%), Gartner, Inc. (1.52%), Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (2.47%), Rocket Companies, Inc. (17.78%), Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (1.12%), Symbotic Inc. (45.19%), Waste Connections, Inc. (0.63%), Paychex, Inc. (2.98%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Equifax stock?

Short selling EFX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Equifax as its price is falling. EFX shares are trading up $3.12 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Equifax?

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

How often is Equifax'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 EFX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:EFX) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff