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The Hartford Financial Services Group (HIG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$101.28
+0.63 (+0.63%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

The Hartford Financial Services Group Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
4,340,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
4,960,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-12.50%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$420.50 million
Short Interest Ratio
2.5 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
295,760,000 shares
Float Size
294,690,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.47%
Today's Trading Volume
1,298,079 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,602,028 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
81%
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HIG Short Interest Over Time

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HIG Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

The Hartford Financial Services Group Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20244,340,000 shares $420.50 million -12.5%1.5%2.5 $96.89
4/15/20244,960,000 shares $482.66 million +18.1%1.7%2.7 $97.31
3/31/20244,200,000 shares $432.81 million +17.7%1.4%2.3 $103.05
3/15/20243,570,000 shares $353.79 million -1.1%1.2%2 $99.10
2/29/20243,610,000 shares $345.69 million -4.8%1.2%2.1 $95.76
2/15/20243,790,000 shares $352.77 million -12.9%1.3%2.3 $93.08
1/31/20244,350,000 shares $378.28 million -5.8%1.5%2.7 $86.96
1/15/20244,620,000 shares $379.58 million +7.4%1.5%2.9 $82.16
12/31/20234,300,000 shares $345.63 million -4.2%1.4%2.6 $80.38
12/15/20234,490,000 shares $358.48 million +4.9%1.5%2.7 $79.84
11/30/20234,280,000 shares $334.48 million +14.1%1.4%2.7 $78.15
11/15/20233,750,000 shares $282.60 million +21.8%1.3%2.5 $75.36
10/31/20233,080,000 shares $226.23 million +11.6%1.0%2.1 $73.45
10/15/20232,760,000 shares $195.85 million -8.3%0.9%1.9 $70.96
9/30/20233,010,000 shares $213.44 million -1.0%1.0%2.2 $70.91
9/15/20233,040,000 shares $221.89 million +1.7%1.0%2.4 $72.99
8/31/20232,990,000 shares $214.74 million +3.8%1.0%2.2 $71.82
8/15/20232,880,000 shares $207.88 million -3.0%1.0%1.9 $72.18
7/31/20232,970,000 shares $213.48 million +10.0%1.0%1.9 $71.88
7/15/20232,700,000 shares $190.35 million +7.1%0.9%1.7 $70.50
6/30/20232,520,000 shares $181.49 million +3.3%0.8%1.5 $72.02
6/15/20232,440,000 shares $173.39 million +3.0%0.8%1.4 $71.06
5/31/20232,370,000 shares $162.37 million -16.8%0.8%1.1 $68.51
5/15/20232,850,000 shares $200.10 million +0.7%0.9%1.3 $70.21
4/30/20232,830,000 shares $200.90 million -5.7%0.9%1.3 $70.99
4/15/20233,000,000 shares $204.12 million -7.4%1.0%1.3 $68.04
3/31/20233,240,000 shares $225.80 million -27.7%1.0%1.5 $69.69
3/15/20234,480,000 shares $292.68 million +40.4%1.4%2.1 $65.33
2/28/20233,190,000 shares $249.71 million +7.1%1.0%1.9 $78.28
2/15/20232,980,000 shares $231.84 million -4.8%0.9%1.8 $77.80
1/31/20233,130,000 shares $242.92 million -3.4%1.0%1.9 $77.61
1/15/20233,240,000 shares $248.44 million +0.6%1.0%1.9 $76.68
12/30/20223,220,000 shares $244.17 million +0.6%1.0%1.9 $75.83
12/15/20223,200,000 shares $236.64 million +27.5%1.0%1.8 $73.95
11/30/20222,510,000 shares $191.69 million -5.3%0.8%1.4 $76.37
11/15/20222,650,000 shares $193.13 million +7.7%0.8%1.5 $72.88
10/31/20222,460,000 shares $178.13 million -29.1%0.8%1.4 $72.41
10/15/20223,470,000 shares $224.68 million +20.5%1.1%1.9 $64.75
9/30/20222,880,000 shares $178.39 million -9.7%0.9%1.6 $61.94
9/15/20223,190,000 shares $209.58 million +4.6%1.0%1.8 $65.70
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8/31/20223,050,000 shares $196.15 million +6.6%1.0%1.7 $64.31
8/15/20222,860,000 shares $197.00 million +24.9%0.9%1.5 $68.88
7/31/20222,290,000 shares $147.64 million -12.9%0.7%1.2 $64.47
7/15/20222,630,000 shares $165.66 million +22.9%0.8%1.3 $62.99
6/30/20222,140,000 shares $140.02 million -10.1%0.7%1.1 $65.43
6/15/20222,380,000 shares $159.53 million -15.9%0.7%1.2 $67.03
5/31/20222,830,000 shares $205.20 million -6.0%0.9%1.3 $72.51
5/15/20223,010,000 shares $209.35 million -11.0%0.9%1.4 $69.55
4/30/20223,380,000 shares $236.36 million +15.8%1.0%1.5 $69.93
4/15/20222,920,000 shares $218.85 million +28.1%0.9%1.3 $74.95
3/31/20222,280,000 shares $163.73 million -37.2%0.7%1.1 $71.81
3/15/20223,630,000 shares $247.17 million +9.7%1.1%1.8 $68.09
2/28/20223,310,000 shares $229.98 million +28.3%1.0%1.8 $69.48
2/15/20222,580,000 shares $183.21 million +4.0%0.8%1.4 $71.01
1/31/20222,480,000 shares $178.24 million +12.7%0.7%1.4 $71.87
1/15/20222,200,000 shares $159.39 million -2.7%0.7%1.4 $72.45
12/31/20212,260,000 shares $156.03 million -6.6%0.7%1.4 $69.04
12/15/20212,420,000 shares $164.49 million -18.8%0.7%1.4 $67.97
11/30/20212,980,000 shares $196.98 million -13.4%0.9%1.6 $66.10
11/15/20213,440,000 shares $248.82 million -6.3%1.0%1.8 $72.33
10/29/20213,670,000 shares $267.65 million -5.4%1.1%1.9 $72.93
10/15/20213,880,000 shares $279.83 million +3.2%1.1%2.1 $72.12
9/30/20213,760,000 shares $264.14 million -19.1%1.1%2 $70.25
9/15/20214,650,000 shares $327.45 million +34.4%1.3%2.6 $70.42
8/31/20213,460,000 shares $232.58 million -24.8%1.0%2 $67.22
8/13/20214,600,000 shares $312.98 million +8.8%1.3%2.6 $68.04
7/30/20214,230,000 shares $269.11 million +13.4%1.2%2.2 $63.62
7/15/20213,730,000 shares $236.00 million -7.0%1.1%1.7 $63.27
6/30/20214,010,000 shares $248.50 million -0.3%1.1%1.6 $61.97
6/15/20214,020,000 shares $260.38 million +18.6%1.1%1.4 $64.77
5/28/20213,390,000 shares $221.54 million -28.3%1.0%1 $65.35
5/14/20214,730,000 shares $306.60 million +13.4%1.3%1.3 $64.82
4/30/20214,170,000 shares $277.93 million -10.7%1.2%1.2 $66.65
4/15/20214,670,000 shares $308.73 million +9.1%1.3%1.5 $66.11
3/31/20214,280,000 shares $289.80 million +9.2%1.2%1.4 $67.71
3/15/20213,920,000 shares $217.36 million +13.3%1.1%1.4 $55.45
2/26/20213,460,000 shares $179.54 million -19.5%1.0%1.6 $51.89
2/12/20214,300,000 shares $216.55 million +10.5%1.2%1.9 $50.36
1/29/20213,890,000 shares $190.57 million -7.4%1.1%1.8 $48.99
1/15/20214,200,000 shares $219.95 million -3.5%1.2%1.8 $52.37
12/31/20204,350,000 shares $208.54 million -7.8%1.2%1.8 $47.94
12/15/20204,720,000 shares $214.95 million +14.0%1.3%1.9 $45.54
11/30/20204,140,000 shares $189.74 million -6.8%1.2%1.6 $45.83
11/15/20204,440,000 shares $200.73 million +13.0%1.2%1.9 $45.21
10/30/20203,930,000 shares $152.05 million -20.8%1.1%1.6 $38.69
10/15/20204,960,000 shares $185.60 million +12.5%1.4%2.2 $37.42
9/30/20204,410,000 shares $162.55 million +27.8%1.2%2 $36.86
9/15/20203,450,000 shares $129.31 million +0.6%1.0%1.6 $37.48
8/31/20203,430,000 shares $138.74 million +19.9%1.0%1.5 $40.45
8/14/20202,860,000 shares $122.44 million -6.2%0.8%1.1 $42.81
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7/31/20203,050,000 shares $129.08 million -3.2%0.9%1.1 $42.32
7/15/20203,150,000 shares $122.03 million -15.3%0.9%1.1 $38.74
6/30/20203,720,000 shares $143.41 million -5.8%1.1%1.2 $38.55
6/15/20203,950,000 shares $161.40 million +1.3%1.1%1.1 $40.86
5/29/20203,900,000 shares $149.33 million -11.4%1.1%1 $38.29
5/15/20204,400,000 shares $146.30 million +3.3%1.2%1.2 $33.25
4/30/20204,260,000 shares $161.84 million -13.4%1.2%1.2 $37.99
4/15/20204,920,000 shares $202.85 million +31.9%1.4%1.4 $41.23
3/31/20203,730,000 shares $134.43 million -20.9%1.0%1.1 $36.04
3/13/20204,717,200 shares $197.56 million +14.2%1.3%2.2 $41.88
2/28/20204,130,000 shares $126.83 million +16.3%1.2%1.9 $30.71
2/14/20203,550,000 shares $171.47 million -2.2%1.0%1.8 $48.30
1/31/20203,630,000 shares $197.65 million -0.3%1.0%1.9 $54.45
1/15/20203,640,000 shares $216.51 million +9.3%1.0%2 $59.48
12/31/20193,330,000 shares $196.40 million -7.8%0.9%1.8 $58.98
8/15/20194,725,200 shares $276.75 million +5.0%1.3%2.3 $58.57

HIG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Hartford Financial Services Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of The Hartford Financial Services Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, traders have sold 4,340,000 shares of HIG short. 1.47% of The Hartford Financial Services Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on The Hartford Financial Services Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for The Hartford Financial Services Group?

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. HIG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on The Hartford Financial Services Group's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting The Hartford Financial Services Group?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of The Hartford Financial Services Group: Walleye Trading LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for The Hartford Financial Services Group?

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. 1.47% of The Hartford Financial Services Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is The Hartford Financial Services Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

The Hartford Financial Services Group saw a decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,340,000 shares, a decrease of 12.5% from the previous total of 4,960,000 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 The Hartford Financial Services Group's float size?

The Hartford Financial Services Group currently has issued a total of 295,760,000 shares. Some of The Hartford Financial Services Group'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. The Hartford Financial Services Group currently has a public float of 294,690,000 shares.

How does The Hartford Financial Services Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.47% of The Hartford Financial Services Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to The Hartford Financial Services Group: Loews Co. (0.99%), American Financial Group, Inc. (1.08%), American International Group, Inc. (1.03%), Arch Capital Group Ltd. (1.15%), W. R. Berkley Co. (1.85%), Cincinnati Financial Co. (1.41%), Everest Group, Ltd. (1.71%), The Allstate Co. (0.78%), RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (1.77%), CNA Financial Co. (0.24%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short The Hartford Financial Services Group stock?

Short selling HIG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from The Hartford Financial Services Group as its price is falling. HIG shares are trading up $0.63 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 The Hartford Financial Services Group?

A short squeeze for The Hartford Financial Services Group 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 HIG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is The Hartford Financial Services Group'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 HIG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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