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DOW   37,798.97
QQQ   431.10
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Metals Acquisition (MTAL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$13.50
-0.05 (-0.37%)
(As of 04/16/2024 ET)

Metals Acquisition Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
66,200 shares
Previous Short Volume
58,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+13.36%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$850,670.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.7
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
50,240,000 shares
Float Size
38,900,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.17%
Today's Trading Volume
126,099 shares
Average Trading Volume
88,054 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
143%
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MTAL Short Interest Over Time

MTAL Days to Cover Over Time

MTAL Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Metals Acquisition Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202466,200 shares $850,670.00 +13.4%0.2%1.7 $12.85
3/15/202458,400 shares $764,456.00 -33.0%0.2%2 $13.09
2/29/202487,200 shares $1.04 million -15.7%0.4%6 $11.87
2/15/2024103,400 shares $1.26 million -44.9%0.5%7.4 $12.20
1/31/2024187,800 shares $2.44 million -9.0%1.3%13.9 $13.00
1/15/2024206,400 shares $2.31 million +1.6%1.4%18.8 $11.20
12/31/2023203,200 shares $2.51 million +2.4%1.4%19.6 $12.36
12/15/2023198,500 shares $2.14 million -1.1%1.4%20.5 $10.78
11/30/2023200,700 shares $1.99 million -2.8%2.6%21.6 $9.90
11/15/2023206,400 shares $2.02 million -4.4%2.7%17.8 $9.78
10/31/2023215,900 shares $2.36 million -7.1%2.4%18.8 $10.91
10/15/2023232,500 shares $2.66 million +0.9%2.6%17.7 $11.46
9/30/2023230,400 shares $2.76 million +5.2%4.6%13.1 $11.98
9/15/2023219,100 shares $2.63 million +139.2%2.9%8.9 $12.00
8/31/202391,600 shares $1.06 million +23.1%1.2%2.5 $11.60
8/15/202374,400 shares $829,560.00 -6.5%1.0%1.3 $11.15
7/31/202379,600 shares $822,268.00 +92.3%1.0%1.2 $10.33
7/15/202341,400 shares $434,700.00 +115.6%0.4%0.6 $10.50
6/30/202319,200 shares $197,760.00 +15.7%0.1%0.2 $10.30
6/15/202316,600 shares $174,134.00 +315.0%0.1%0.1 $10.49
5/31/20234,000 shares $40,600.00 No Change0.0%0 $10.15
5/15/20234,000 shares $41,160.00 -33.3%0.0%0 $10.29
4/30/20236,000 shares $61,620.00 +3.5%0.0%0.1 $10.27
4/15/20235,800 shares $59,334.00 +1.8%0.0%0 $10.23
3/31/20235,700 shares $58,254.00 +21.3%0.0%0 $10.22
3/15/20234,700 shares $47,846.00 -52.0%0.0%0.1 $10.18
2/28/20239,800 shares $99,372.00 -34.2%0.0%0.2 $10.14
2/15/202314,900 shares $151,184.34 +18.3%0.1%0.2 $10.15
1/31/202312,600 shares $127,386.00 +50.0%0.1%0.2 $10.11
1/15/20238,400 shares $84,336.00 -2.3%0.0%0.2 $10.04
12/30/20228,600 shares $86,043.00 -5.5%0.0%0.2 $10.01
12/15/20229,100 shares $90,545.00 -2.2%0.0%0.2 $9.95
11/30/20229,300 shares $92,256.00 -15.5%0.0%0.2 $9.92
11/15/202211,000 shares $109,120.00 +14.6%0.1%0.4 $9.92
10/31/20229,600 shares $94,560.00 +7.9%0.0%0.3 $9.85
10/15/20228,900 shares $87,220.00 -11.0%0.0%0.4 $9.80
9/30/202210,000 shares $97,900.00 -9.9%0.0%0.6 $9.79
9/15/202211,100 shares $108,724.50 +15.6%0.1%0.5 $9.80
8/31/20229,600 shares $93,811.20 -4.0%0.0%0.3 $9.77
8/15/202210,000 shares $98,000.00 +8.7%0.0%0.2 $9.80
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MTAL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Metals Acquisition's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Metals Acquisition shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 66,200 shares of MTAL short. 0.17% of Metals Acquisition's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Metals Acquisition's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Metals Acquisition?

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. MTAL shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Metals Acquisition's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Metals Acquisition?

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. 0.17% of Metals Acquisition's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Metals Acquisition's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Metals Acquisition saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 66,200 shares, an increase of 13.4% from the previous total of 58,400 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 Metals Acquisition's float size?

Metals Acquisition currently has issued a total of 50,237,000 shares. Some of Metals Acquisition'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. Metals Acquisition currently has a public float of 38,900,000 shares.

How does Metals Acquisition's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.17% of Metals Acquisition's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to Metals Acquisition: TMC the metals company Inc. (8.47%), Lithium Americas (Argentina) Corp. (7.25%), Ferroglobe PLC (0.92%), Hudbay Minerals Inc. (2.20%), Endeavour Silver Corp. (4.91%), Clearwater Paper Co. (3.31%), Mercer International Inc. (3.90%), Ranpak Holdings Corp. (1.94%), Gatos Silver, Inc. (1.34%), Compass Minerals International, Inc. (7.65%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Metals Acquisition stock?

Short selling MTAL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Metals Acquisition as its price is falling. MTAL shares are trading down $0.05 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 Metals Acquisition?

A short squeeze for Metals Acquisition 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 MTAL, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Metals Acquisition'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 MTAL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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