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NYSE:JPS

Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$9.37
+0.08 (+0.86 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$9.34
Now: $9.37
$9.41
50-Day Range
$9.13
MA: $9.40
$9.70
52-Week Range
$4.55
Now: $9.37
$9.86
Volume550,709 shs
Average Volume536,336 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.08%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume461,200 shares
Previous Short Volume262,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+75.56%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$4.28 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Today's Trading Volume550,709 shares
Average Trading Volume536,336 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average2.68%

Short Interest Over Time


Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/2021461,200 shares $4.28 million +75.6%N/A1 $9.29
1/29/2021262,700 shares $2.55 million -4.1%N/A0.6 $9.70
1/15/2021274,000 shares $2.56 million -31.8%N/A0.6 $9.35
12/31/2020665,700 shares $6.13 million +0.3%N/A1.6 $9.21
12/15/2020665,700 shares $6.36 million +0.3%N/A1.6 $9.56
11/30/2020663,500 shares $6.33 million -9.9%N/A1.7 $9.54
11/15/2020736,500 shares $6.92 million -1.1%N/A1.8 $9.40
10/30/2020744,800 shares $6.84 million +41.8%N/A1.7 $9.18
10/15/2020525,200 shares $4.65 million +41.1%N/A0 $8.85
9/30/2020372,300 shares $3.37 million -23.5%N/A0.8 $9.04
9/15/2020454,800 shares $3.95 million -6.6%N/A1 $8.68
8/31/2020486,700 shares $4.43 million -24.2%N/A1 $9.11
8/14/2020642,400 shares $5.85 million +15.7%N/A1.2 $9.10
7/31/2020555,400 shares $5.05 million +205.0%N/A1 $9.09
7/15/2020182,100 shares $1.65 million -18.5%N/A0.3 $9.07
6/30/2020223,400 shares $1.97 million -50.4%N/A0.3 $8.83
6/15/2020450,300 shares $3.86 million +85.2%N/A0.5 $8.57
5/29/2020243,100 shares $2.06 million +14.1%N/A0.2 $8.46
5/15/2020213,100 shares $1.81 million -58.2%N/A0.1 $8.50
4/30/2020510,200 shares $4.22 million +1.1%N/A0.4 $8.28
4/15/2020504,600 shares $4.05 million -18.2%N/A0.4 $8.02
3/31/2020616,800 shares $4.92 million +81.2%N/A0.5 $7.97
3/13/2020340,500 shares $2.72 million -2.6%0.2%0.4 $8.00
2/28/2020349,500 shares $1.88 million -1.6%N/A0.4 $5.38
2/14/2020355,100 shares $3.25 million -10.0%N/A0.6 $9.16

Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund (NYSE:JPS) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 461,200 shares of JPS short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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. Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 461,200 shares, an increase of 75.6% from the previous total of 262,700 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 Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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 Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund stock?

Short selling JPS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund as its price is falling. Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund's stock is trading up $0.08 today. To short Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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 Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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 Nuveen Preferred Securities Income Fund?

A short squeeze for Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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 JPS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Nuveen Preferred Securities Income 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 JPS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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