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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
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QQQ   445.61
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Fortis (FTS) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$38.56
-0.02 (-0.05%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Fortis Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
13,330,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
8,520,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+56.46%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$521.54 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
15.4
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
490,590,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
2.72%
Today's Trading Volume
1,479,490 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,214,493 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
122%
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Fortis Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/202413,330,000 shares $521.54 million +56.5%N/A15.4 $39.13
1/31/20248,520,000 shares $341.95 million -0.2%N/A11.7 $40.14
1/15/20248,540,000 shares $350.65 million -11.4%N/A11.4 $41.06
12/31/20239,640,000 shares $396.49 million -13.5%N/A12.7 $41.13
12/15/202311,140,000 shares $456.63 million -18.9%N/A13.2 $40.99
11/30/202313,730,000 shares $550.30 million -15.2%N/A16.5 $40.08
11/15/202316,190,000 shares $671.40 million +14.0%N/A19.8 $41.47
10/31/202314,200,000 shares $564.17 million +7.2%N/A17.5 $39.73
10/15/202313,250,000 shares $528.01 million +13.3%N/A17.1 $39.85
9/30/202311,690,000 shares $444.10 million +9.8%N/A16.1 $37.99
9/15/202310,650,000 shares $444.53 million -5.7%N/A17.8 $41.74
8/31/202311,290,000 shares $442.79 million -8.2%N/A20.1 $39.22
8/15/202312,300,000 shares $488.06 million +8.0%N/A22.1 $39.68
7/31/202311,390,000 shares $485.67 million +5.1%N/A18.3 $42.64
7/15/202310,840,000 shares $469.91 million +8.8%N/A18.3 $43.35
6/30/20239,960,000 shares $429.18 million -9.9%N/A17.4 $43.09
6/15/202311,050,000 shares $471.56 million -3.3%N/A19 $42.68
5/31/202311,430,000 shares $480.63 million -19.9%N/A18.8 $42.05
5/15/202314,260,000 shares $649.26 million +34.0%N/A23.6 $45.53
4/30/202310,640,000 shares $467.20 million +23.3%N/A18.7 $43.91
4/15/20238,630,000 shares $383.00 million +6.2%N/A15 $44.38
3/31/20238,130,000 shares $345.77 million -0.5%N/A14.2 $42.53
3/15/20238,170,000 shares $336.03 million -50.3%N/A14.6 $41.13
2/28/202316,440,000 shares $650.53 million -28.2%N/A29.9 $39.57
2/15/202322,910,000 shares $941.37 million +43.9%N/A41.7 $41.09
1/31/202315,920,000 shares $655.11 million +163.1%3.5%24.9 $41.15
1/15/20236,050,000 shares $253.01 million -8.1%N/A8.7 $41.82
12/30/20226,580,000 shares $263.46 million -18.7%N/A8.5 $40.04
12/15/20228,090,000 shares $329.83 million -23.9%N/A9.3 $40.77
11/30/202210,630,000 shares $428.28 million -30.3%N/A12 $40.29
11/15/202215,250,000 shares $607.10 million +18.6%N/A17.3 $39.81
10/31/202212,860,000 shares $501.54 million +92.2%N/A15.3 $39.00
10/15/20226,690,000 shares $242.31 million +15.3%N/A8.3 $36.22
9/30/20225,800,000 shares $220.34 million +0.9%N/A7.8 $37.99
9/15/20225,750,000 shares $245.87 million -18.9%N/A8.3 $42.76
8/31/20227,090,000 shares $312.74 million -9.7%N/A10.1 $44.11
8/15/20227,850,000 shares $369.34 million +0.9%N/A10.8 $47.05
7/31/20227,780,000 shares $367.68 million -9.5%N/A11 $47.26
7/15/20228,600,000 shares $404.80 million -3.0%N/A11.9 $47.07
6/30/20228,870,000 shares $419.28 million +24.8%N/A12.7 $47.27













FTS Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fortis' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Fortis shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 15th, traders have sold 13,330,000 shares of FTS short. Learn More on Fortis' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Fortis?

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. FTS shares currently have a short interest ratio of 15.0. Learn More on Fortis's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Fortis?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Fortis: Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Genus Capital Management Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Fortis' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Fortis saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 13,330,000 shares, an increase of 56.5% from the previous total of 8,520,000 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 Fortis' short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "utilities" compare to Fortis: PPL Co. (2.21%), Vistra Corp. (3.08%), Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás (0.09%), CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (1.96%), Eversource Energy (1.50%), Entergy Co. (1.11%), DTE Energy (1.30%), Avangrid, Inc. (6.20%), NRG Energy, Inc. (6.87%), Edison International (1.71%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Fortis stock?

Short selling FTS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Fortis as its price is falling. FTS shares are trading down $0.02 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 Fortis?

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

How often is Fortis' 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 FTS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NYSE:FTS) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff