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S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94

Motive Capital Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.01 (-0.10 %)
(As of 10/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume48,442 shs
Average Volume194,995 shs
Market Capitalization$512.33 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Motive Capital (NYSE:MOTV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume33,800 shares
Previous Short Volume1,030,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-96.72%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$334,620.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateSeptember, 30 2021
Outstanding Shares51,750,000 shares
Float Size41,360,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.08%
Today's Trading Volume48,442 shares
Average Trading Volume194,995 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-75.16%

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Motive Capital (NYSE:MOTV) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
9/30/202133,800 shares $334,620.00 -96.7%0.1%0.1 $9.90
9/15/20211,030,000 shares $10.18 million +5,236.8%2.5%4.4 $9.88
8/31/202119,300 shares $187,789.00 -67.9%0.1%0.4 $9.73
8/13/202160,200 shares $585,144.00 No Change0.2%1.3 $9.72

Motive Capital (NYSE:MOTV) Short Interest FAQ

Motive Capital (NYSE:MOTV) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Motive Capital's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Motive Capital shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 30th, investors have sold 33,800 shares of MOTV short. 0.08% of Motive Capital's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Motive Capital's current short interest.

What is a good short interest percentage for Motive Capital?

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. 0.08% of Motive Capital's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Motive Capital's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Motive Capital saw a decrease in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 33,800 shares, a decrease of 96.7% from the previous total of 1,030,000 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 Motive Capital's float size?

Motive Capital currently has issued a total of 51,750,000 shares. Some of Motive Capital'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. Motive Capital currently has a public float of 41,360,000 shares.

How does Motive Capital's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.08% of Motive Capital's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "holding & other investment offices" compare to Motive Capital: Austerlitz Acquisition Co. II (0.07%), Churchill Capital Corp VII (0.05%), Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. VI (0.44%), Paya Holdings Inc. (7.60%), Ares Acquisition Co. (0.06%), FTAC Hera Acquisition Corp. (0.03%), Compute Health Acquisition Corp. (0.15%), Cohn Robbins Holdings Corp. (0.20%), Brooge Energy Limited (0.29%), and Apollo Strategic Growth Capital (0.28%).

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. ($7.35 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($6.43 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.68 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.48 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.77 billion), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ($3.73 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($3.10 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($2.87 billion), Match Group, Inc. ($2.83 billion), and DoorDash, Inc. ($2.54 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Motive Capital stock?

Short selling MOTV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Motive Capital as its price is falling. Motive Capital's stock is trading down $0.01 today. To short Motive Capital 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 Motive Capital 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 Motive Capital?

A short squeeze for Motive Capital 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 MOTV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Motive Capital'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 MOTV, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 30 2021.

This page was last updated on 10/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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