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S&P 500   5,061.82
DOW   37,735.11
QQQ   431.06
5 Small-Cap Energy Stocks Surged in Price and Volume on Friday
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Vital Farms Rides the Pasture-Raised Egg Trend to the Bank
3 Energy Plays for Cash Flow: Buy 1 or Buy Them All
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DOW   37,735.11
QQQ   431.06
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Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$275.00
-0.72 (-0.26%)
(As of 04/15/2024 ET)

Huntington Ingalls Industries Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
729,700 shares
Previous Short Volume
711,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+2.57%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$212.69 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.5
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
39,610,000 shares
Float Size
39,320,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.86%
Today's Trading Volume
340,053 shares
Average Trading Volume
297,558 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
114%
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HII Short Interest Over Time

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Huntington Ingalls Industries Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2024729,700 shares $212.69 million +2.6%1.9%2.5 $291.47
3/15/2024711,400 shares $205.61 million -4.2%1.8%2.7 $289.02
2/29/2024742,700 shares $216.59 million +12.6%1.9%2.6 $291.62
2/15/2024659,600 shares $187.98 million +29.8%1.7%2.4 $284.99
1/31/2024508,100 shares $131.56 million -21.1%1.3%1.8 $258.92
1/15/2024644,000 shares $164.01 million +0.8%1.7%2.4 $254.68
12/31/2023639,100 shares $165.94 million +5.1%1.7%2.3 $259.64
12/15/2023608,300 shares $154.23 million +23.7%1.6%2.2 $253.55
11/30/2023491,600 shares $116.52 million -30.5%1.3%1.8 $237.03
11/15/2023706,800 shares $166.03 million +12.6%1.8%2.7 $234.90
10/31/2023628,000 shares $138.05 million +5.1%1.6%2.4 $219.82
10/15/2023597,500 shares $134.34 million +0.8%1.5%2.3 $224.83
9/30/2023592,700 shares $121.25 million +6.5%1.5%2.4 $204.58
9/15/2023556,300 shares $117.74 million -2.4%1.4%2.3 $211.65
8/31/2023569,800 shares $125.54 million -18.0%1.5%2.3 $220.32
8/15/2023694,600 shares $154.74 million -11.7%1.8%2.5 $222.78
7/31/2023786,200 shares $180.57 million -6.0%2.0%2.5 $229.67
7/15/2023835,900 shares $190.88 million -13.7%2.1%2.6 $228.35
6/30/2023968,000 shares $220.32 million +2.4%2.5%3 $227.60
6/15/2023944,900 shares $206.55 million +0.9%2.4%2.7 $218.59
5/31/2023936,300 shares $188.59 million +4.8%2.4%2.5 $201.42
5/15/2023893,200 shares $176.34 million +3.5%2.3%2.4 $197.42
4/30/2023863,200 shares $174.07 million +0.5%2.2%2.1 $201.66
4/15/2023858,600 shares $180.26 million -6.6%2.2%2.1 $209.95
3/31/2023919,400 shares $190.33 million -7.0%2.4%2.2 $207.02
3/15/2023988,500 shares $203.07 million +26.5%2.5%2.5 $205.43
2/28/2023781,600 shares $168.20 million -2.0%2.0%2 $215.20
2/15/2023797,800 shares $174.25 million -21.0%2.0%2 $218.41
1/31/20231,010,000 shares $222.75 million -3.8%2.6%2.5 $220.54
1/15/20231,050,000 shares $234.22 million +1.9%2.7%2.6 $223.07
12/30/20221,030,000 shares $237.60 million -12.0%2.6%2.5 $230.68
12/15/20221,170,000 shares $267.36 million +2.6%3.0%2.9 $228.51
11/30/20221,140,000 shares $264.43 million +39.5%2.9%2.8 $231.96
11/15/2022817,100 shares $182.38 million +22.7%2.1%1.9 $223.21
10/31/2022665,700 shares $171.13 million +3.9%1.7%1.8 $257.07
10/15/2022641,000 shares $143.05 million -8.1%1.6%1.8 $223.17
9/30/2022697,100 shares $154.41 million -8.5%1.8%2.1 $221.50
9/15/2022761,800 shares $176.97 million -0.2%2.0%2.2 $232.30
8/31/2022763,500 shares $175.80 million -1.5%2.0%2.2 $230.26
8/15/2022775,400 shares $180.33 million -5.4%2.0%2.4 $232.56
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HII Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Huntington Ingalls Industries shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 729,700 shares of HII short. 1.86% of Huntington Ingalls Industries' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Huntington Ingalls Industries' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Huntington Ingalls Industries?

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. HII shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Huntington Ingalls Industries's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Huntington Ingalls Industries?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Huntington Ingalls Industries: Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Huntington Ingalls Industries?

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. 1.86% of Huntington Ingalls Industries' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Huntington Ingalls Industries' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Huntington Ingalls Industries saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 729,700 shares, an increase of 2.6% from the previous total of 711,400 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 Huntington Ingalls Industries' float size?

Huntington Ingalls Industries currently has issued a total of 39,610,000 shares. Some of Huntington Ingalls Industries' 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. Huntington Ingalls Industries currently has a public float of 39,320,000 shares.

How does Huntington Ingalls Industries' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.86% of Huntington Ingalls Industries' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "aerospace" compare to Huntington Ingalls Industries: Curtiss-Wright Co. (0.54%), Elbit Systems Ltd. (0.49%), CAE Inc. (0.79%), Hexcel Co. (2.13%), Leonardo DRS, Inc. (3.52%), Leidos Holdings, Inc. (0.99%), AeroVironment, Inc. (2.65%), Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (8.82%), Textron Inc. (2.54%), Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (1.53%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

Short selling HII is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Huntington Ingalls Industries as its price is falling. HII shares are trading down $0.72 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 Huntington Ingalls Industries?

A short squeeze for Huntington Ingalls Industries occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock increases in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of HII, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Huntington Ingalls Industries' 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 HII, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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