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NYSE:FNF

Fidelity National Financial Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$39.30
-0.36 (-0.91 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.20
Now: $39.30
$39.86
50-Day Range
$36.30
MA: $39.12
$41.31
52-Week Range
$19.00
Now: $39.30
$43.52
Volume1.91 million shs
Average Volume1.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.54 billion
P/E Ratio11.56
Dividend Yield3.63%
Beta1.32

Short Interest

Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume7,240,000 shares
Previous Short Volume6,930,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+4.47%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$277.15 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.9
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares293,674,000 shares
Float Size272,260,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.66%
Today's Trading Volume1,910,748 shares
Average Trading Volume1,876,010 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average1.85%

Short Interest Over Time


Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20217,240,000 shares $277.15 million +4.5%2.7%3.9 $38.28
1/29/20216,930,000 shares $270.55 million -0.1%2.6%3.7 $39.04
1/15/20216,940,000 shares $257.40 million No Change2.6%3.6 $37.09
1/31/20203,310,000 shares $150.97 million -11.3%1.3%2.5 $45.61
1/15/20203,310,000 shares $150.97 million -11.3%1.3%2.5 $45.61
12/31/20193,730,000 shares $180.16 million -1.1%1.4%2.9 $48.30
8/15/20195,137,800 shares $224.73 million +11.4%2.0%4.5 $43.74

Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Fidelity National Financial's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Fidelity National Financial shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 7,240,000 shares of FNF short. 2.66% of Fidelity National Financial's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Fidelity National Financial?

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. Fidelity National Financial currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Fidelity National Financial?

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. 2.66% of Fidelity National Financial's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Fidelity National Financial's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Fidelity National Financial saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 7,240,000 shares, an increase of 4.5% from the previous total of 6,930,000 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.

What is Fidelity National Financial's float size?

Fidelity National Financial currently has issued a total of 293,674,000 shares. Some of Fidelity National Financial'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. Fidelity National Financial currently has a public float of 272,260,000 shares.

How does Fidelity National Financial's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.66% of Fidelity National Financial's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "property & casualty insurance" compare to Fidelity National Financial: The Progressive Co. (0.91%), The Travelers Companies, Inc. (2.11%), The Allstate Co. (1.18%), Cincinnati Financial Co. (4.33%), Markel Co. (0.83%), Arch Capital Group Ltd. (0.97%), W. R. Berkley Co. (1.15%), CNA Financial Co. (1.85%), Erie Indemnity (3.67%), and Old Republic International Co. (1.83%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Fidelity National Financial stock?

Short selling FNF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Fidelity National Financial as its price is falling. Fidelity National Financial's stock is trading down $0.36 today. To short Fidelity National Financial 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 Fidelity National Financial 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 Fidelity National Financial?

A short squeeze for Fidelity National Financial 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 FNF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Fidelity National Financial'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 FNF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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