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Markel Group (MKL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$1,493.37
+5.47 (+0.37%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)

Markel Group Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
157,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
136,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+15.02%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$230.68 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.5
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
13,110,000 shares
Float Size
12,950,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.21%
Today's Trading Volume
114,891 shares
Average Trading Volume
56,166 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
205%
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Markel Group Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/2024157,000 shares $230.68 million +15.0%1.2%2.5 $1,469.32
1/31/2024136,500 shares $204.66 million -4.0%1.1%2.1 $1,499.33
1/15/2024142,200 shares $203.32 million +4.4%1.1%2.2 $1,429.84
12/31/2023136,200 shares $193.39 million -12.2%1.1%2.1 $1,419.90
12/15/2023155,200 shares $216.28 million +43.0%1.2%2.4 $1,393.53
11/30/2023108,500 shares $155.91 million +53.0%0.8%1.7 $1,437.00
11/15/202370,900 shares $97.82 million +3.7%0.6%1.3 $1,379.68
10/31/202368,400 shares $100.58 million -5.1%0.5%1.5 $1,470.52
10/15/202372,100 shares $107.85 million +2.3%0.6%1.9 $1,495.87
9/30/202370,500 shares $103.81 million -0.6%0.5%2 $1,472.49
9/15/202370,900 shares $107.91 million -2.6%0.6%2.1 $1,521.94
8/31/202372,800 shares $107.60 million -9.3%0.6%2.2 $1,478.00
8/15/202380,300 shares $120.04 million +3.0%0.6%2.4 $1,494.94
7/31/202378,000 shares $113.10 million -27.7%0.6%2.4 $1,449.96
7/15/2023107,900 shares $148.85 million -1.6%0.8%3.3 $1,379.52
6/30/2023109,600 shares $151.48 million -4.7%0.8%3.3 $1,382.11
6/15/2023115,000 shares $153.50 million -5.4%0.9%3.3 $1,334.75
5/31/2023121,600 shares $159.75 million -3.3%0.9%3.3 $1,313.72
5/15/2023125,700 shares $172.31 million -2.9%1.0%3.4 $1,370.78
4/30/2023129,500 shares $177.22 million +2.6%1.0%3.4 $1,368.53
4/15/2023126,200 shares $166.54 million +19.9%1.0%3.2 $1,319.68
3/31/2023105,300 shares $134.51 million +6.7%0.8%2.7 $1,277.41
3/15/202398,700 shares $119.76 million +29.0%0.8%2.5 $1,213.33
2/28/202376,500 shares $101.73 million -11.1%0.6%2.2 $1,329.86
2/15/202386,000 shares $115.91 million -10.0%0.7%2.5 $1,347.82
1/31/202395,600 shares $134.70 million -7.2%0.7%2.8 $1,408.98
1/15/2023103,000 shares $148.32 million +14.1%0.8%3 $1,439.96
12/30/202290,300 shares $118.97 million -16.7%0.7%2.5 $1,317.49
12/15/2022108,400 shares $138.75 million +5.0%0.8%2.7 $1,280.00
11/30/2022103,200 shares $136.72 million -5.0%0.8%2.4 $1,324.84
11/15/2022108,600 shares $136.62 million +9.7%0.8%2.5 $1,258.03
10/31/202299,000 shares $119.40 million -22.7%0.8%2.2 $1,206.10
10/15/2022128,100 shares $145.21 million -7.5%1.0%2.6 $1,133.60
9/30/2022138,500 shares $150.16 million +18.2%1.0%2.5 $1,084.22
9/15/2022117,200 shares $139.63 million +17.1%0.9%2.2 $1,191.42
8/31/2022100,100 shares $119.53 million -5.7%0.8%2 $1,194.11
8/15/2022106,100 shares $130.55 million -1.0%0.8%2.1 $1,230.47
7/31/2022107,200 shares $139.05 million -24.3%0.8%2 $1,297.14
7/15/2022141,600 shares $180.20 million +10.7%1.1%2.7 $1,272.57
6/30/2022127,900 shares $165.41 million +10.9%1.0%2.6 $1,293.25













MKL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Markel Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Markel Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 157,000 shares of MKL short. 1.21% of Markel Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Markel Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Markel Group?

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. MKL shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Markel Group's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Markel Group?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Markel Group: Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Markel Group?

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. 1.21% of Markel Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Markel Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Markel Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 157,000 shares, an increase of 15.0% from the previous total of 136,500 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 Markel Group's float size?

Markel Group currently has issued a total of 13,110,000 shares. Some of Markel Group'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. Markel Group currently has a public float of 12,950,000 shares.

How does Markel Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.21% of Markel Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "multi-sector conglomerates" compare to Markel Group: Carlisle Companies Incorporated (1.51%), ITT Inc. (1.08%), Icahn Enterprises L.P. (1.08%), Federal Signal Co. (1.25%), 3M (1.10%), IAC Inc. (2.59%), Griffon Co. (4.79%), Worthington Enterprises, Inc. (6.26%), Atlanta Braves Holdings, Inc. (2.45%), Atlanta Braves Holdings, Inc. (2.22%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Markel Group stock?

Short selling MKL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Markel Group as its price is falling. MKL shares are trading up $5.47 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 Markel Group?

A short squeeze for Markel Group 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 MKL, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Markel Group'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 MKL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NYSE:MKL) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff