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NL Industries (NL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$5.22
-0.02 (-0.38%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

NL Industries Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
93,300 shares
Previous Short Volume
79,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+17.51%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$489,825.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.9
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
48,830,000 shares
Float Size
8,300,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.12%
Today's Trading Volume
11,791 shares
Average Trading Volume
16,702 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
71%
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NL Industries Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202493,300 shares $489,825.00 +17.5%1.1%3.9 $5.25
1/15/202479,400 shares $416,850.00 -6.9%1.0%3.2 $5.25
12/31/202385,300 shares $478,533.00 -18.8%1.0%3.5 $5.61
12/15/2023105,000 shares $540,750.00 +17.2%1.3%4.3 $5.15
11/30/202389,600 shares $464,128.00 -17.6%1.1%4.6 $5.18
11/15/2023108,700 shares $564,696.50 -3.6%1.3%5.2 $5.20
10/31/2023112,700 shares $561,246.00 +1.8%1.4%6 $4.98
10/15/2023110,700 shares $509,220.00 -11.9%1.3%5.4 $4.60
9/30/2023125,700 shares $597,075.00 -8.7%1.5%5.9 $4.75
9/15/2023137,700 shares $658,894.50 +20.4%1.7%6.1 $4.79
8/31/2023114,400 shares $591,448.00 -3.8%1.4%4.9 $5.17
8/15/2023118,900 shares $645,627.00 +18.5%1.4%5.4 $5.43
7/31/2023100,300 shares $581,740.00 -10.5%1.2%4.4 $5.80
7/15/2023112,000 shares $638,400.00 +5.8%1.4%5.1 $5.70
6/30/2023105,900 shares $585,627.00 -14.5%1.3%5 $5.53
6/15/2023123,800 shares $719,278.00 -8.9%1.5%6.1 $5.81
5/31/2023135,900 shares $759,681.00 -7.2%1.6%6.5 $5.59
5/15/2023146,500 shares $829,190.00 +10.1%1.8%7.8 $5.66
4/30/2023133,100 shares $855,833.00 +11.0%1.6%7.4 $6.43
4/15/2023119,900 shares $786,544.00 -3.0%1.5%7 $6.56
3/31/2023123,600 shares $749,016.00 +14.0%1.5%7.5 $6.06
3/15/2023108,400 shares $667,744.00 +1.6%1.3%6.4 $6.16
2/28/2023106,700 shares $775,709.00 -6.9%1.3%6.6 $7.27
2/15/2023114,600 shares $822,828.00 -2.0%1.4%6.7 $7.18
1/31/2023116,900 shares $825,314.00 +9.0%1.4%6.3 $7.06
1/15/2023107,300 shares $807,969.00 -5.8%1.3%5.8 $7.53
12/30/2022113,900 shares $775,659.00 +2.2%1.4%5.9 $6.81
12/15/2022111,400 shares $774,230.00 -15.0%1.3%5.7 $6.95
11/30/2022131,100 shares $891,480.00 -13.7%1.6%6.5 $6.80
11/15/2022151,900 shares $1.13 million -2.3%1.8%7.5 $7.43
10/31/2022155,400 shares $1.36 million -8.4%1.9%5.7 $8.76
10/15/2022169,600 shares $1.33 million -3.9%2.0%5.2 $7.84
9/30/2022176,500 shares $1.36 million -5.1%2.1%5 $7.73
9/15/2022185,900 shares $1.52 million +4.3%2.2%4.2 $8.19
8/31/2022178,300 shares $1.57 million +5.2%2.2%3.9 $8.81
8/15/2022169,500 shares $1.59 million -7.9%2.0%3.3 $9.40
7/31/2022184,000 shares $1.72 million +0.2%2.2%3.9 $9.33
7/15/2022183,700 shares $1.70 million -3.8%2.2%4.3 $9.25
6/30/2022191,000 shares $1.89 million +4.0%2.3%4.8 $9.87
6/15/2022183,600 shares $1.66 million +11.8%2.2%5.4 $9.03













NL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is NL Industries' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of NL Industries shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 93,300 shares of NL short. 1.12% of NL Industries' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on NL Industries' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for NL Industries?

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. NL shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on NL Industries's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting NL Industries?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of NL Industries: 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 NL Industries?

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. 1.12% of NL Industries' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is NL Industries' short interest increasing or decreasing?

NL Industries saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 93,300 shares, an increase of 17.5% from the previous total of 79,400 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 NL Industries' float size?

NL Industries currently has issued a total of 48,830,000 shares. Some of NL Industries' 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. NL Industries currently has a public float of 8,300,000 shares.

How does NL Industries' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.12% of NL Industries' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to NL Industries: Valhi, Inc. (1.69%), Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (5.21%), Intrepid Potash, Inc. (5.02%), L.B. Foster (0.65%), Piedmont Lithium Inc. (15.25%), McEwen Mining Inc (2.83%), Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (3.33%), Nouveau Monde Graphite Inc. (1.05%), Perpetua Resources Corp. (4.71%), American Vanguard Co. (4.29%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short NL Industries stock?

Short selling NL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from NL Industries as its price is falling. NL shares are trading down $0.02 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 NL Industries?

A short squeeze for NL Industries occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock appreciates in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of NL, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is NL Industries' 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 NL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:NL) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff