Ford Motor Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.25 (-1.69 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume76.32 million shs
Average Volume82.97 million shs
Market Capitalization$57.96 billion
P/E Ratio14.67
Dividend YieldN/A

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume71,610,000 shares
Previous Short Volume65,840,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+8.76%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.04 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.9
Last Record DateMay, 28 2021
Outstanding Shares3,991,644,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.83%
Today's Trading Volume76,319,715 shares
Average Trading Volume82,974,898 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-8.02%

Short Interest Over Time

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Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/28/202171,610,000 shares $1.04 billion +8.8%1.8%0.9 $14.53
5/14/202165,840,000 shares $760.45 million +0.1%1.7%0.9 $11.55
4/30/202165,790,000 shares $740.80 million -26.4%1.7%1 $11.26
4/15/202189,350,000 shares $1.09 billion +8.4%2.3%1.3 $12.24
3/31/202182,450,000 shares $1.03 billion -0.6%2.1%1 $12.46
3/15/202182,960,000 shares $1.11 billion +12.2%2.1%1 $13.37
2/26/202173,940,000 shares $869.53 million -2.4%1.9%1 $11.76
2/12/202175,760,000 shares $867.45 million -0.4%1.9%1 $11.45
1/29/202176,070,000 shares $815.47 million -18.6%2.0%1 $10.72
1/15/202193,410,000 shares $949.98 million -4.0%2.4%1.2 $10.17
12/31/202097,290,000 shares $861.99 million -2.2%2.5%1.5 $8.86
12/15/202099,440,000 shares $886.01 million +1.2%2.6%1.5 $8.91
11/30/202098,290,000 shares $893.46 million +8.0%2.5%1.5 $9.09
11/15/202091,050,000 shares $777.57 million +2.1%2.3%1.4 $8.54
10/30/202089,220,000 shares $704.84 million -5.1%2.3%1.5 $7.90
10/15/202094,050,000 shares $711.96 million -2.2%2.4%1.6 $7.57
9/30/202096,140,000 shares $640.29 million +8.6%2.5%1.5 $6.66
9/15/202088,500,000 shares $623.04 million -10.0%2.3%1.4 $7.04
8/31/202098,360,000 shares $670.82 million -10.4%2.5%1.4 $6.82
8/14/2020109,800,000 shares $772.99 million -5.3%2.8%1.4 $7.04
7/31/2020115,900,000 shares $766.10 million -12.2%3.0%1.4 $6.61
7/15/2020131,930,000 shares $889.21 million -5.3%3.4%1.5 $6.74
6/30/2020139,310,000 shares $847.00 million +12.7%3.6%1.5 $6.08
6/15/2020123,570,000 shares $803.21 million -5.9%3.2%1.2 $6.50
5/29/2020131,310,000 shares $749.78 million -10.2%3.4%1.3 $5.71

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Ford Motor's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ford Motor shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 28th, investors have sold 71,610,000 shares of F short. 1.83% of Ford Motor's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ford Motor?

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. Ford Motor currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Ford Motor?

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. 1.83% of Ford Motor's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Ford Motor's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ford Motor saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 71,610,000 shares, an increase of 8.8% from the previous total of 65,840,000 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 Ford Motor's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.83% of Ford Motor's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "motor vehicles & car bodies" compare to Ford Motor: Volkswagen AG (0.00%), Daimler AG (0.00%), General Motors (1.29%), Nio Inc - (5.47%), Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (0.16%), AB Volvo (publ) (0.00%), Ferrari (1.16%), XPeng Inc. (6.28%), PACCAR Inc (1.46%), and Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (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: Tesla, Inc. ($25.04 billion), AstraZeneca PLC ($7.50 billion), Aon plc ($7.09 billion), Square, Inc. ($6.95 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($6.90 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($6.79 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.18 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($5.54 billion), Sea Limited ($4.96 billion), and Wayfair Inc. ($4.25 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Ford Motor stock?

Short selling F is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ford Motor as its price is falling. Ford Motor's stock is trading down $0.25 today. To short Ford Motor 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 Ford Motor 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 Ford Motor?

A short squeeze for Ford Motor 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 F, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Ford Motor'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 F, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 28 2021.

This page was last updated on 6/19/2021 by Staff
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