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PGIM High Yield Bond Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.06 (+0.38 %)
(As of 05/18/2021 12:27 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2,629 shs
Average Volume103,241 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.07%

Short Interest

PGIM High Yield Bond Fund (NYSE:ISD) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume58,800 shares
Previous Short Volume48,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+20.25%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$940,212.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Today's Trading Volume2,629 shares
Average Trading Volume103,241 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-97.45%

Short Interest Over Time

PGIM High Yield Bond Fund (NYSE:ISD) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202158,800 shares $940,212.00 +20.3%N/A0.6 $15.99
3/31/202148,900 shares $762,351.00 +12.9%N/A0.5 $15.59
3/15/202143,300 shares $673,315.00 -3.4%N/A0.4 $15.55
2/26/202144,800 shares $687,680.00 -35.0%N/A0.4 $15.35
2/12/202168,900 shares $1.07 million +169.1%N/A0.6 $15.56
1/29/202125,600 shares $387,584.00 +24.9%N/A0.2 $15.14
1/15/202120,500 shares $308,320.00 -69.6%N/A0.2 $15.04
12/31/202067,500 shares $1.01 million +15.0%N/A0.6 $14.95
12/15/202058,700 shares $865,238.00 -30.1%N/A0.5 $14.74
11/30/202084,000 shares $1.24 million +298.1%N/A0.8 $14.76
11/15/202021,100 shares $298,143.00 No ChangeN/A0.2 $14.13
10/30/202021,100 shares $286,960.00 +99.1%N/A0.2 $13.60
10/15/202010,600 shares $149,142.00 -52.5%N/A0 $14.07
9/30/202022,300 shares $307,963.00 -21.2%N/A0.2 $13.81
9/15/202030,700 shares $432,256.00 +8.5%N/A0.3 $14.08
8/31/202028,300 shares $397,898.00 -2.1%N/A0.3 $14.06
8/14/202028,900 shares $401,132.00 +248.2%N/A0.2 $13.88
7/31/20208,300 shares $113,710.00 -60.5%N/A0.1 $13.70
7/15/202021,000 shares $282,450.00 +37.3%N/A0.2 $13.45
6/30/202015,300 shares $201,195.00 -86.3%N/A0.1 $13.15
6/15/2020111,600 shares $1.51 million +125.5%N/A0.6 $13.52
5/29/202049,500 shares $658,350.00 +338.1%N/A0.2 $13.30
5/15/202011,300 shares $137,069.00 -54.4%N/A0 $12.13
4/30/202024,800 shares $310,000.00 -45.4%N/A0.1 $12.50
4/15/202045,400 shares $584,298.00 -5.4%N/A0.2 $12.87

PGIM High Yield Bond Fund (NYSE:ISD) Short Interest FAQ

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What is PGIM High Yield Bond Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of PGIM High Yield Bond Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 58,800 shares of ISD short.

What is a good short interest ratio for PGIM High Yield Bond Fund?

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. PGIM High Yield Bond Fund currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is PGIM High Yield Bond Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

PGIM High Yield Bond Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 58,800 shares, an increase of 20.2% from the previous total of 48,900 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 PGIM High Yield Bond Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of PGIM High Yield Bond Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "investment trusts/mutual funds" compare to PGIM High Yield Bond Fund: Aberdeen Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (0.00%), Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund (0.00%), Aberdeen International Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (0.00%), AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Convertible & Income 2024 Target Term Fund (0.00%), Apollo Tactical Income Fund Inc. (0.00%), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock 2022 Global Income Opportunity Trust (0.00%), and BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc. (0.00%).

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 PGIM High Yield Bond Fund stock?

Short selling ISD is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from PGIM High Yield Bond Fund as its price is falling. PGIM High Yield Bond Fund's stock is trading up $0.06 today. To short PGIM High Yield Bond Fund 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 PGIM High Yield Bond Fund 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 PGIM High Yield Bond Fund?

A short squeeze for PGIM High Yield Bond Fund 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 ISD, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is PGIM High Yield Bond Fund'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 ISD, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by Staff
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