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NYSE:LYV

Live Nation Entertainment Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$54.41
+1.17 (+2.20 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 03:43 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$53.30
Now: $54.41
$55.09
50-Day Range
$47.47
MA: $54.36
$59.97
52-Week Range
$21.70
Now: $54.41
$76.60
Volume1.53 million shs
Average Volume3.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.82 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.18

Short Interest

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:16,270,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:16,680,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-2.46%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$866.21 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:6.0
Last Record Date:September, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares:213,150,000 shares
Float Size:146,500,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:11.11%
Today's Trading Volume:1,531,645 shares
Average Trading Volume:3,923,749 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-60.96%



Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
9/15/202016,270,000 $866.21 million -2.5%11.1%6.5$53.24
8/31/202016,680,000 $951.59 million 7.5%11.4%6.3$57.05
8/14/202015,510,000 $887.17 million 5.2%10.6%5.4$57.20
7/31/202014,750,000 $746.20 million 1.9%10.1%4.4$50.59
7/15/202014,480,000 $677.81 million -2.2%10.0%3.5$46.81
6/30/202014,810,000 $709.70 million 2.3%10.0%3.3$47.92
6/15/202014,480,000 $671.29 million -19.9%9.8%2.6$46.36
5/29/202018,070,000 $798.33 million 10.6%12.2%2.8$44.18
5/15/202016,340,000 $803.27 million -10.8%11.0%2.4$49.16
4/30/202018,320,000 $947.14 million -10.4%11.7%2.9$51.70
4/15/202020,440,000 $829.66 million -9.0%13.1%3.7$40.59
3/31/202022,470,000 $859.25 million 44.3%14.4%4.7$38.24
3/13/202015,573,400 $595.99 million 19.0%10.0%5.3$38.27
2/28/202013,090,000 $488.65 million 4.2%8.4%4.5$37.33
2/14/202012,560,000 $632.52 million -1.6%8.1%6$50.36
1/31/202012,770,000 $775.91 million 7.0%9.1%6.6$60.76
1/15/202011,930,000 $872.20 million 6.1%8.5%6$73.11
12/31/201911,240,000 $809.50 million 12.4%8.0%5.9$72.02
8/15/20199,535,700 $683.71 million -10.0%7.0%9.3$71.70

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Live Nation Entertainment's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Live Nation Entertainment shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of September 15th, traders have sold 16,270,000 shares of LYV short. 11.11% of Live Nation Entertainment's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Live Nation Entertainment?

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. Live Nation Entertainment currently has a short interest ratio of 6.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Live Nation Entertainment?

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. 11.11% of Live Nation Entertainment's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Live Nation Entertainment's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Live Nation Entertainment saw a drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 16,270,000 shares, a drop of 2.5% from the previous total of 16,680,000 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 Live Nation Entertainment's float size?

Live Nation Entertainment currently has issued a total of 217,255,000 shares. Some of Live Nation Entertainment'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. Live Nation Entertainment currently has a public float of 146,500,000 shares.

How does Live Nation Entertainment's short interest compare to its competitors?

11.11% of Live Nation Entertainment's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to Live Nation Entertainment: Lululemon Athletica inc. (2.63%), TAL Education Group (0.00%), Electronic Arts Inc. (1.90%), Las Vegas Sands Corp. (4.81%), SANDS CHINA Ltd/ADR (0.00%), Marriott International Inc (3.33%), Peloton (4.60%), VF Corp (2.66%), UNICHARM CORP/S (0.00%), and ANTA Sports Products Ltd (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: Charter Communications Inc ($5.17 billion), Aon PLC ($3.57 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.01 billion), Clorox Co ($2.91 billion), Charles Schwab Co. ($2.80 billion), Mercadolibre Inc ($2.33 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.14 billion), Kroger Co ($1.99 billion), Moderna Inc ($1.96 billion), and Simon Property Group Inc ($1.80 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Live Nation Entertainment stock?

Short selling LYV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Live Nation Entertainment as its price is falling. Live Nation Entertainment's stock is trading up $1.17 today. To short Live Nation Entertainment 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 Live Nation Entertainment 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 Live Nation Entertainment?

A short squeeze for Live Nation Entertainment 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 LYV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Live Nation Entertainment'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 LYV, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 15 2020.


This page was last updated on 9/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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