Templeton Emerging Markets Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.22 (-1.13 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.27
50-Day Range
MA: $19.58
52-Week Range
Now: $19.27
Volume17,391 shs
Average Volume38,536 shs
Market Capitalization$311.62 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.39%

Short Interest

Templeton Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:EMF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume30,500 shares
Previous Short Volume35,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-13.60%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$578,890.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.8
Last Record DateMarch, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares16,171,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.19%
Today's Trading Volume17,391 shares
Average Trading Volume38,536 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-54.87%

Short Interest Over Time

Templeton Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:EMF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/15/202130,500 shares $578,890.00 -13.6%N/A0.8 $18.98
2/26/202135,300 shares $690,115.00 -3.6%N/A0.9 $19.55
2/12/202136,600 shares $719,922.00 -21.8%N/A0.8 $19.67
1/29/202146,800 shares $951,444.00 -2.3%N/A1.1 $20.33
1/15/202147,900 shares $933,571.00 +21.6%N/A1.1 $19.49
12/31/202056,500 shares $1.08 million +51.5%N/A1.6 $19.11
12/15/202056,500 shares $1.07 million +51.5%N/A1.6 $18.99
11/30/202037,300 shares $667,670.00 +22.7%N/A1.1 $17.90
11/15/202030,400 shares $528,960.00 -30.4%N/A0.9 $17.40
10/30/202043,700 shares $731,975.00 +90.8%N/A1.3 $16.75
10/15/202022,900 shares $368,461.00 -15.2%N/A0 $16.09
9/30/202027,000 shares $433,890.00 -2.2%N/A0.8 $16.07
9/15/202018,700 shares $281,996.00 -32.3%N/A0.5 $15.08
8/31/202027,600 shares $419,520.00 -5.5%N/A0.7 $15.20
8/14/202029,200 shares $452,892.00 -39.0%N/A0.7 $15.51
7/31/202047,900 shares $736,223.00 -8.4%N/A1.1 $15.37
7/15/202052,300 shares $798,621.00 +38.0%N/A1.1 $15.27
6/30/202037,900 shares $560,920.00 -22.7%N/A0.7 $14.80
6/15/202049,000 shares $678,650.00 -19.0%N/A0.8 $13.85
5/29/202060,500 shares $834,295.00 +47.9%N/A0.8 $13.79
5/15/202040,900 shares $519,430.00 +15.5%N/A0.5 $12.70
4/30/202035,400 shares $449,934.00 -1.9%N/A0.4 $12.71
4/15/202036,100 shares $438,254.00 +94.1%N/A0.5 $12.14
3/31/202018,600 shares $220,968.00 -51.9%N/A0.2 $11.88
3/13/202038,700 shares $461,691.00 -4.4%0.2%0.7 $11.93

Templeton Emerging Markets Fund (NYSE:EMF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Templeton Emerging Markets Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Templeton Emerging Markets Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 15th, traders have sold 30,500 shares of EMF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Templeton Emerging Markets Fund?

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. Templeton Emerging Markets Fund currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Templeton Emerging Markets Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Templeton Emerging Markets Fund saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 30,500 shares, a drop of 13.6% from the previous total of 35,300 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 Templeton Emerging Markets Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Templeton Emerging Markets Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "investment offices, not elsewhere classified" compare to Templeton Emerging Markets Fund: Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund (0.00%), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (0.00%), AllianceBernstein Global High Income Fund (0.00%), Central Securities Corp. (0.00%), Tekla Healthcare Investors (0.00%), General American Investors Company, Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund III, Inc. (0.00%), Apollo Investment Co. (0.00%), and PIMCO High Income Fund (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: Aon plc ($5.64 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.59 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.47 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.95 billion), Baidu, Inc. ($3.51 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.18 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.24 billion), and Bilibili Inc. ($2.06 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Templeton Emerging Markets Fund stock?

Short selling EMF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Templeton Emerging Markets Fund as its price is falling. Templeton Emerging Markets Fund's stock is trading down $0.22 today. To short Templeton Emerging Markets Fund 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 Templeton Emerging Markets Fund 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 Templeton Emerging Markets Fund?

A short squeeze for Templeton Emerging Markets Fund 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 EMF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Templeton Emerging Markets Fund'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 EMF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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