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NYSE:MLM

Martin Marietta Materials Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$333.54
-2.77 (-0.82 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 10:13 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$332.28
Now: $333.54
$336.60
50-Day Range
$284.99
MA: $310.48
$347.57
52-Week Range
$135.08
Now: $333.54
$348.33
Volume1,821 shs
Average Volume601,341 shs
Market Capitalization$20.78 billion
P/E Ratio31.17
Dividend Yield0.66%
Beta0.69

Short Interest

Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume733,800 shares
Previous Short Volume742,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-1.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$231.88 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares62,400,000 shares
Float Size61,890,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.19%
Today's Trading Volume1,821 shares
Average Trading Volume601,341 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.70%

Short Interest Over Time


Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/2021733,800 shares $231.88 million -1.2%1.2%1.4 $316.00
1/15/2021742,900 shares $214.62 million -31.2%1.2%1.3 $288.90
12/31/20201,280,000 shares $396.88 million -11.7%2.1%2.2 $310.06
12/15/20201,280,000 shares $359.51 million -11.7%2.1%2.2 $280.87
11/30/20201,450,000 shares $400.71 million +1.4%2.3%2.4 $276.35
11/15/20201,430,000 shares $379.85 million -20.1%2.3%2.3 $265.63
10/30/20201,790,000 shares $472.81 million -25.1%2.9%2.8 $264.14
10/15/20202,390,000 shares $610.72 million -23.6%3.9%3.9 $255.53
9/30/20203,130,000 shares $816.99 million +17.7%5.1%5.1 $261.02
9/15/20202,660,000 shares $601.35 million +18.8%4.3%4.6 $226.07
8/31/20202,240,000 shares $463.12 million +3.2%3.6%3.9 $206.75
8/14/20202,170,000 shares $451.06 million -0.5%3.5%3.6 $207.86
7/31/20202,180,000 shares $476.48 million -13.2%3.5%3.5 $218.57
7/15/20202,510,000 shares $520.02 million -2.7%4.1%3.9 $207.18
6/30/20202,580,000 shares $577.02 million +15.7%4.2%3.8 $223.65
6/15/20202,230,000 shares $465.80 million -7.5%3.6%2.8 $208.88
5/29/20202,410,000 shares $497.64 million +12.1%3.9%2.8 $206.49
5/15/20202,150,000 shares $412.99 million +7.0%3.5%2.5 $192.09
4/30/20202,010,000 shares $406.76 million -0.5%3.3%2.3 $202.37
4/15/20202,020,000 shares $344.47 million +2.0%3.3%2.4 $170.53
3/31/20201,980,000 shares $351.15 million +90.9%3.2%2.4 $177.35
3/13/20201,037,100 shares $215.91 million +10.3%1.7%1.8 $208.19
2/28/2020940,400 shares $135.53 million -1.7%1.5%1.6 $144.12
2/14/2020956,600 shares $207.94 million -14.6%1.5%1.7 $217.37
1/31/20201,120,000 shares $262.85 million -12.5%1.8%2.2 $234.69

Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Martin Marietta Materials' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Martin Marietta Materials shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 29th, traders have sold 733,800 shares of MLM short. 1.19% of Martin Marietta Materials' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Martin Marietta Materials?

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. Martin Marietta Materials currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Martin Marietta Materials?

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. 1.19% of Martin Marietta Materials' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Martin Marietta Materials' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Martin Marietta Materials saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 733,800 shares, a decline of 1.2% from the previous total of 742,900 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.

What is Martin Marietta Materials' float size?

Martin Marietta Materials currently has issued a total of 62,287,000 shares. Some of Martin Marietta Materials' 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. Martin Marietta Materials currently has a public float of 61,890,000 shares.

How does Martin Marietta Materials' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.19% of Martin Marietta Materials' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels" compare to Martin Marietta Materials: Vulcan Materials (0.82%), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (1.70%), Teck Resources Limited (1.95%), MDU Resources Group, Inc. (1.11%), Lynas Rare Earths Limited (0.00%), Hecla Mining (0.00%), Summit Materials, Inc. (0.00%), Compass Minerals International, Inc. (3.17%), Piedmont Lithium Limited (0.00%), and U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (11.08%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Martin Marietta Materials stock?

Short selling MLM is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Martin Marietta Materials as its price is falling. Martin Marietta Materials' stock is trading down $2.77 today. To short Martin Marietta Materials 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 Martin Marietta Materials 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 Martin Marietta Materials?

A short squeeze for Martin Marietta Materials 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 MLM, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Martin Marietta Materials' 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 MLM, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.



This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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