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Global Ship Lease Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.54 (+3.60 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.52
50-Day Range
MA: $13.99
52-Week Range
Now: $15.52
Volume973,346 shs
Average Volume566,860 shs
Market Capitalization$560.21 million
P/E Ratio13.73
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume54,700 shares
Previous Short Volume75,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-27.93%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$713,288.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares9,940,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.15%
Today's Trading Volume973,346 shares
Average Trading Volume566,860 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average71.71%

Short Interest Over Time

Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/202154,700 shares $713,288.00 -27.9%N/A0.2 $13.04
1/15/202175,900 shares $891,825.00 +699.0%N/A0.3 $11.75
12/31/20204,000 shares $59,600.00 -40.3%0.0%0.1 $14.90
12/15/20204,000 shares $48,080.00 -40.3%0.0%0.1 $12.02
11/30/20206,700 shares $74,705.00 -13.0%0.1%0.1 $11.15
11/15/20207,700 shares $72,996.00 -33.6%0.1%0.1 $9.48
10/30/202011,600 shares $90,132.00 -56.6%0.1%0.2 $7.77
10/15/202026,700 shares $198,915.00 +178.1%0.3%0.6 $7.45
9/30/20209,600 shares $70,368.00 -2.0%0.1%0.2 $7.33
9/15/20209,800 shares $59,486.00 -22.2%0.1%0.2 $6.07
8/31/202012,600 shares $69,552.00 +22.3%0.1%0.4 $5.52
8/14/202010,300 shares $58,298.00 +22.6%0.1%0.3 $5.66
7/31/20208,400 shares $46,956.00 -64.7%0.1%0.2 $5.59
7/15/202023,800 shares $104,006.00 +61.9%0.3%0.6 $4.37
6/30/202014,700 shares $66,003.00 +8.9%0.2%0.3 $4.49
6/15/202013,500 shares $55,890.00 +92.9%0.1%0.3 $4.14
5/29/20207,000 shares $31,080.00 -74.4%0.1%0.1 $4.44
5/15/202027,300 shares $113,568.00 +60.6%0.3%0.5 $4.16
4/30/202017,000 shares $78,030.00 -41.0%0.2%0.4 $4.59
4/15/202028,800 shares $121,824.00 -15.8%0.3%0.7 $4.23
3/31/202034,200 shares $142,614.00 -22.3%0.4%0.7 $4.17
3/13/202044,000 shares $167,640.00 +45.2%N/A1 $3.81
2/28/202030,300 shares $87,567.00 +5.2%N/A0.7 $2.89
2/14/202028,800 shares $145,152.00 +30.9%N/A0.5 $5.04
1/31/202022,000 shares $143,880.00 +0.9%N/A0.3 $6.54

Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Global Ship Lease's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Global Ship Lease shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 54,700 shares of GSL short.

Is Global Ship Lease's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Global Ship Lease saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 54,700 shares, a drop of 27.9% from the previous total of 75,900 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 Global Ship Lease's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Global Ship Lease's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "deep sea foreign transportation of freight" compare to Global Ship Lease: Euronav NV (2.42%), Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (0.48%), Frontline Ltd. (7.82%), Costamare Inc. (2.48%), Pacific Basin Shipping Limited (0.00%), Danaos Co. (11.59%), SFL Co. Ltd. (0.00%), Seacor Holdings Inc. (0.00%), Scorpio Tankers Inc. (9.87%), and DHT Holdings, Inc. (4.63%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Global Ship Lease stock?

Short selling GSL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Global Ship Lease as its price is falling. Global Ship Lease's stock is trading up $0.54 today. To short Global Ship Lease 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 Global Ship Lease 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 Global Ship Lease?

A short squeeze for Global Ship Lease 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 GSL, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Global Ship Lease'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 GSL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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