NYSE:GDOT

Green Dot Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$42.02
-0.70 (-1.64 %)
(As of 05/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$41.41
$42.51
50-Day Range
$43.97
$49.84
52-Week Range
$31.24
$64.97
Volume626,226 shs
Average Volume571,877 shs
Market Capitalization$2.28 billion
P/E Ratio46.69
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.95

Short Interest

Green Dot (NYSE:GDOT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,830,000 shares
Previous Short Volume2,700,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+4.81%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$128.60 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover5.3
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares53,150,000 shares
Float Size51,760,000 shares
Short Percent of Float5.47%
Today's Trading Volume626,226 shares
Average Trading Volume571,877 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average9.50%

Short Interest Over Time


Green Dot (NYSE:GDOT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20212,830,000 shares $128.60 million +4.8%5.5%5.3$45.44
3/31/20212,700,000 shares $123.82 million +15.4%5.3%4.8$45.86
3/15/20212,340,000 shares $120.77 million +20.0%4.6%3.8$51.61
2/26/20211,950,000 shares $92.78 million +29.1%3.8%3.1$47.58
2/12/20211,510,000 shares $82.30 million -37.3%3.0%2.5$54.50
1/29/20212,410,000 shares $124.62 million -4.4%4.8%4.1$51.71
1/15/20212,520,000 shares $138.27 million +11.0%5.0%4.3$54.87
12/31/20202,270,000 shares $121.38 million +9.7%4.5%4.3$53.47
12/15/20202,070,000 shares $111.30 million +25.5%4.1%3.9$53.77
11/30/20201,650,000 shares $92.43 million -22.9%3.3%3.3$56.02
11/15/20202,140,000 shares $115.84 million -2.3%4.3%4.4$54.13
10/30/20202,190,000 shares $122.82 million -19.8%4.4%4.7$56.08
10/15/20202,730,000 shares $170.60 million +17.7%5.5%6$62.49
9/30/20202,320,000 shares $117.42 million +9.4%4.7%4.9$50.61
9/15/20202,120,000 shares $105.45 million -12.8%4.3%4.1$49.74
8/31/20202,430,000 shares $126.51 million -10.7%4.9%4.5$52.06
8/14/20202,720,000 shares $142.23 million +5.8%5.5%4.8$52.29
7/31/20202,570,000 shares $130.27 million -22.8%5.2%4$50.69
7/15/20203,330,000 shares $171.46 million -11.0%6.8%4.9$51.49
6/30/20203,740,000 shares $183.56 million +21.8%7.6%5.3$49.08
6/15/20203,070,000 shares $112.91 million -4.1%6.2%4.1$36.78
5/29/20203,200,000 shares $122.18 million -0.6%6.5%3.7$38.18
5/15/20203,220,000 shares $109.38 million -11.3%6.5%3.5$33.97
4/30/20203,630,000 shares $110.72 million -20.6%7.4%3.9$30.50
4/15/20204,570,000 shares $120.65 million +5.5%10.0%3.7$26.40

Green Dot (NYSE:GDOT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Green Dot's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Green Dot shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 2,830,000 shares of GDOT short. 5.47% of Green Dot's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Green Dot?

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. Green Dot currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Green Dot?

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. 5.47% of Green Dot's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Green Dot's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Green Dot saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,830,000 shares, an increase of 4.8% from the previous total of 2,700,000 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 Green Dot's float size?

Green Dot currently has issued a total of 54,157,000 shares. Some of Green Dot'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. Green Dot currently has a public float of 51,760,000 shares.

How does Green Dot's short interest compare to its competitors?

5.47% of Green Dot's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "consumer finance" compare to Green Dot: American Express (0.81%), Capital One Financial Co. (0.97%), Discover Financial Services (1.87%), Credit Acceptance Co. (17.62%), SLM Co. (3.63%), Nelnet, Inc. (1.04%), PRA Group, Inc. (8.07%), Encore Capital Group, Inc. (13.21%), World Acceptance Co. (12.04%), and Regional Management Corp. (2.84%).

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 Green Dot stock?

Short selling GDOT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Green Dot as its price is falling. Green Dot's stock is trading down $0.70 today. To short Green Dot 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 Green Dot 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 Green Dot?

A short squeeze for Green Dot 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 GDOT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Green Dot'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 GDOT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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