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S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48

Medtronic Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$107.76
+0.27 (+0.25%)
(As of 01/19/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$106.95
$109.09
50-Day Range
$99.53
$119.58
52-Week Range
$98.38
$135.89
Volume
7.28 million shs
Average Volume
6.83 million shs
Market Capitalization
$144.89 billion
P/E Ratio
31.05
Dividend Yield
2.34%
Beta
0.79

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
11,660,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
9,780,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+19.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.21 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.8
Last Record Date
December, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares
1,344,558,000 shares
Float Size
1,340,000,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.87%
Today's Trading Volume
7,278,433 shares
Average Trading Volume
6,827,311 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
6.61%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/202111,660,000 shares $1.21 billion +19.2%0.9%1.8 $103.45
12/15/20219,780,000 shares $1.03 billion -0.5%0.7%1.5 $104.94
11/30/20219,830,000 shares $1.05 billion -0.1%0.7%1.9 $106.70
11/15/20219,840,000 shares $1.16 billion +9.2%0.7%2.1 $117.58
10/29/20219,010,000 shares $1.08 billion +9.3%0.7%2.1 $119.86
10/15/20218,240,000 shares $1.05 billion -2.8%0.6%2 $127.75
9/30/20218,480,000 shares $1.06 billion -3.4%0.6%2.2 $125.35
9/15/20218,780,000 shares $1.16 billion -17.3%0.7%2.3 $131.65
8/31/202110,620,000 shares $1.42 billion -2.1%0.8%2.7 $133.48
8/13/202110,850,000 shares $1.39 billion -2.3%0.8%2.6 $128.34
7/30/202111,100,000 shares $1.46 billion +0.5%0.8%2.7 $131.31
7/15/202111,050,000 shares $1.39 billion +19.3%0.8%2.6 $125.36
6/30/20219,260,000 shares $1.15 billion +6.0%0.7%2.1 $124.13
6/15/20218,740,000 shares $1.09 billion -6.0%0.7%1.9 $125.17
5/28/20219,300,000 shares $1.18 billion -8.6%0.7%2 $126.59
5/14/202110,170,000 shares $1.26 billion -5.0%N/A2.3 $124.19
4/30/202110,710,000 shares $1.41 billion -8.2%N/A2.3 $131.50
4/15/202111,660,000 shares $1.44 billion +47.6%N/A2.4 $123.90
3/31/20217,900,000 shares $938.76 million +5.2%N/A1.7 $118.83
3/15/20217,510,000 shares $892.26 million +0.4%N/A1.7 $118.81
2/26/20217,480,000 shares $881.74 million +3.9%N/A1.7 $117.88
2/12/20217,200,000 shares $854.78 million -2.0%N/A1.6 $118.72
1/29/20217,350,000 shares $843.56 million +10.9%N/A1.7 $114.77
1/15/20216,630,000 shares $780.82 million +0.5%N/A1.5 $117.77
12/31/20206,600,000 shares $763.22 million +16.8%N/A1.5 $115.64













Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Medtronic's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Medtronic shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, investors have sold 11,660,000 shares of MDT short. 0.87% of Medtronic's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Medtronic's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Medtronic?

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. Medtronic currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Medtronic

Which institutional investors are shorting Medtronic?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Medtronic: Clear Street Markets LLC, Cutler Group LP, Washington Capital Management Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Centiva Capital LP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Jane Street Group LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Two Sigma Securities LLC, UBS Group AG, Millennium Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Capula Management Ltd, Centiva Capital LP, Point72 Hong Kong Ltd, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Caas Capital Management LP, Gladius Capital Management LP, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Caption Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Credit Suisse AG, Wolverine Trading LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Citigroup Inc., Barclays PLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., IMC Chicago LLC, Washington Capital Management Inc., and QVR LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Medtronic?

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. 0.87% of Medtronic's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Medtronic's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Medtronic saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 11,660,000 shares, an increase of 19.2% from the previous total of 9,780,000 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 Medtronic's float size?

Medtronic currently has issued a total of 1,344,558,000 shares. Some of Medtronic'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. Medtronic currently has a public float of 1,340,000,000 shares.

How does Medtronic's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.87% of Medtronic's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "health care equipment" compare to Medtronic: Abbott Laboratories (0.48%), Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (0.00%), Stryker Co. (1.37%), Becton, Dickinson and Company (1.05%), Edwards Lifesciences Co. (0.98%), Boston Scientific Co. (1.07%), IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (1.03%), Baxter International Inc. (1.00%), DexCom, Inc. (3.20%), and ResMed Inc. (0.53%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($9.39 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($9.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($7.16 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.05 billion), Lucid Group Inc ($3.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($3.11 billion), Rivian ($3.05 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.76 billion), Zscaler, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($1.99 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Medtronic stock?

Short selling MDT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Medtronic as its price is falling. Medtronic's stock is trading up $0.27 today. To short Medtronic 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 Medtronic 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 Medtronic?

A short squeeze for Medtronic 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 MDT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Medtronic'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 MDT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 1/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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