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NYSE:NCLH

Norwegian Cruise Line Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$26.11
-1.55 (-5.60 %)
(As of 05/12/2021 05:03 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$25.94
$27.48
50-Day Range
$25.31
$31.31
52-Week Range
$9.24
$34.49
Volume18.22 million shs
Average Volume20.75 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.28 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.87

Short Interest

Norwegian Cruise Line (NYSE:NCLH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume44,510,000 shares
Previous Short Volume45,730,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-2.67%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.30 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares215,400,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted14.03%
Today's Trading Volume18,218,105 shares
Average Trading Volume20,754,146 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-12.22%

Short Interest Over Time


Norwegian Cruise Line (NYSE:NCLH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202144,510,000 shares $1.30 billion -2.7%N/A2$29.21
3/31/202145,730,000 shares $1.24 billion +6.8%N/A2.1$27.20
3/15/202142,810,000 shares $1.32 billion +5.1%N/A2.1$30.73
2/26/202140,730,000 shares $1.17 billion -9.4%N/A1.9$28.76
2/12/202144,940,000 shares $1.07 billion +4.7%N/A2.2$23.77
1/29/202142,940,000 shares $1.04 billion -4.0%N/A1.9$24.16
1/15/202144,740,000 shares $1.18 billion -4.7%N/A1.9$26.42
12/31/202046,920,000 shares $1.20 billion -5.5%N/A2$25.64
12/15/202049,630,000 shares $1.26 billion -2.1%N/A1.9$25.41
11/30/202050,700,000 shares $1.20 billion -1.7%N/A1.9$23.68
11/15/202051,590,000 shares $1.03 billion -4.6%N/A1.9$20.06
10/30/202054,070,000 shares $852.68 million -2.5%N/A2$15.77
10/15/202055,480,000 shares $914.31 million -2.3%N/A2$16.48
9/30/202056,790,000 shares $971.68 million +2.5%N/A0$17.11
9/15/202055,410,000 shares $940.31 million +0.2%N/A1.5$16.97

Norwegian Cruise Line (NYSE:NCLH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Norwegian Cruise Line's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Norwegian Cruise Line shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 44,510,000 shares of NCLH short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Norwegian Cruise Line?

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. Norwegian Cruise Line currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is Norwegian Cruise Line's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Norwegian Cruise Line saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 44,510,000 shares, a decrease of 2.7% from the previous total of 45,730,000 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.

How does Norwegian Cruise Line's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Norwegian Cruise Line's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "water transportation" compare to Norwegian Cruise Line: Carnival Co. & plc (0.00%), Royal Caribbean Group (0.00%), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (0.00%), Carnival Co. & plc (1.62%), Kirby Co. (3.84%), Matson, Inc. (3.11%), Golden Ocean Group Limited (1.64%), Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (0.73%), Golar LNG Limited (5.40%), and FLEX LNG Ltd. (0.51%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Norwegian Cruise Line stock?

Short selling NCLH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Norwegian Cruise Line as its price is falling. Norwegian Cruise Line's stock is trading down $1.55 today. To short Norwegian Cruise Line 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 Norwegian Cruise Line 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 Norwegian Cruise Line?

A short squeeze for Norwegian Cruise Line 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 NCLH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Norwegian Cruise Line'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 NCLH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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