Fresh Del Monte Produce Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.22 (-0.64 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume163,237 shs
Average Volume166,250 shs
Market Capitalization$1.63 billion
P/E Ratio71.56
Dividend Yield1.16%

Short Interest

Fresh Del Monte Produce (NYSE:FDP) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume759,200 shares
Previous Short Volume826,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-8.12%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$21.95 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.7
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares48,360,000 shares
Float Size36,970,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.05%
Today's Trading Volume163,237 shares
Average Trading Volume166,250 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-1.81%

Short Interest Over Time

Fresh Del Monte Produce (NYSE:FDP) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021759,200 shares $21.95 million -8.1%2.1%4.7$28.91
3/31/2021826,300 shares $23.69 million -6.9%2.2%4.8$28.67
3/15/2021887,600 shares $27.14 million +6.2%2.6%4.8$30.58
2/26/2021835,800 shares $21.03 million -2.8%2.4%4.6$25.16
2/12/2021859,500 shares $22.93 million -2.5%2.5%4.9$26.68
1/29/2021881,500 shares $21.94 million -9.4%2.6%5$24.89
1/15/2021973,400 shares $24.09 million -7.3%2.8%5.5$24.75
12/31/20201,050,000 shares $25.32 million +24.1%3.1%6.5$24.11
12/15/2020846,400 shares $21.95 million -0.7%2.5%5.4$25.93
11/30/2020852,700 shares $21.34 million -2.6%2.5%5.6$25.03
11/15/2020875,300 shares $20.25 million +5.8%2.6%5.8$23.13
10/30/2020827,200 shares $18.16 million -14.2%2.4%5.8$21.95
10/15/2020963,700 shares $22.98 million +8.9%2.8%6.5$23.85
9/30/2020885,100 shares $20.29 million -12.4%2.6%5.6$22.92
9/15/20201,010,000 shares $23.93 million +4.0%3.0%5.9$23.69
8/31/2020970,900 shares $22.52 million -3.9%2.8%5.3$23.19
8/14/20201,010,000 shares $24.70 million -18.6%3.0%4.9$24.46
7/31/20201,240,000 shares $28.00 million -15.7%3.6%4.8$22.58
7/15/20201,470,000 shares $34.13 million -7.0%4.3%4.9$23.22
6/30/20201,580,000 shares $38.22 million +10.5%4.6%5$24.19
6/15/20201,430,000 shares $33.89 million +6.7%4.2%4.2$23.70
5/29/20201,340,000 shares $33.04 million -13.6%3.9%3.6$24.66
5/15/20201,550,000 shares $34.12 million +31.4%4.8%4.3$22.01
4/30/20201,180,000 shares $33.64 million -7.8%3.6%3.5$28.51
4/15/20201,280,000 shares $40.36 million -15.2%3.8%4.6$31.53

Fresh Del Monte Produce (NYSE:FDP) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Fresh Del Monte Produce's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Fresh Del Monte Produce shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 759,200 shares of FDP short. 2.05% of Fresh Del Monte Produce's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Fresh Del Monte Produce?

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. Fresh Del Monte Produce currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Fresh Del Monte Produce?

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. 2.05% of Fresh Del Monte Produce's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Fresh Del Monte Produce's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Fresh Del Monte Produce saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 759,200 shares, a decrease of 8.1% from the previous total of 826,300 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.

What is Fresh Del Monte Produce's float size?

Fresh Del Monte Produce currently has issued a total of 47,404,000 shares. Some of Fresh Del Monte Produce'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. Fresh Del Monte Produce currently has a public float of 36,970,000 shares.

How does Fresh Del Monte Produce's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.05% of Fresh Del Monte Produce's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "agricultural production - crops" compare to Fresh Del Monte Produce: Adecoagro S.A. (0.00%), Village Farms International, Inc. (6.75%), BrasilAgro - Companhia Brasileira de Propriedades Agrícolas (0.00%), Limoneira (2.00%), Alico, Inc. (2.05%), AMAYA Global Holdings Corp. (0.00%), S&W Seed (0.00%), Origin Agritech Limited (0.00%), Shineco, Inc. (2.02%), and China Liaoning Dingxu Ecological Agriculture Development, Inc. (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: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Fresh Del Monte Produce stock?

Short selling FDP is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Fresh Del Monte Produce as its price is falling. Fresh Del Monte Produce's stock is trading down $0.22 today. To short Fresh Del Monte Produce 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 Fresh Del Monte Produce 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 Fresh Del Monte Produce?

A short squeeze for Fresh Del Monte Produce 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 FDP, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Fresh Del Monte Produce'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 FDP, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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