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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

PagSeguro Digital Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.53 (-2.49%)
(As of 01/21/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.40 million shs
Average Volume
2.58 million shs
Market Capitalization
$6.82 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield

PagSeguro Digital (NYSE:PAGS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$464.62 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
December, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

PagSeguro Digital (NYSE:PAGS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
12/31/202117,720,000 shares $464.62 million -6.2%N/A5.1 $26.22
12/15/202118,890,000 shares $519.85 million +24.5%N/A5.1 $27.52
11/30/202115,170,000 shares $387.75 million +23.6%N/A4.4 $25.56
11/15/202112,270,000 shares $456.08 million -25.4%6.1%3.9 $37.17
10/29/202116,440,000 shares $595.13 million +9.3%8.2%6 $36.20
10/15/202115,040,000 shares $560.84 million -6.0%7.5%5.9 $37.29
9/30/202116,000,000 shares $827.52 million -0.1%8.0%7.7 $51.72
9/15/202116,020,000 shares $879.82 million -6.9%9.0%10.4 $54.92
8/31/202117,200,000 shares $1.02 billion +3.4%9.6%10.4 $59.47
8/13/202116,640,000 shares $978.76 million -1.1%9.3%8.7 $58.82
7/30/202116,820,000 shares $932.50 million +3.6%9.4%7.9 $55.44
7/15/202116,230,000 shares $824.00 million -7.8%9.1%7.2 $50.77
6/30/202117,610,000 shares $984.75 million -1.0%9.9%7.7 $55.92
6/15/202117,780,000 shares $916.20 million -9.8%10.0%8.1 $51.53
5/28/202119,700,000 shares $967.47 million +3.2%11.1%8.9 $49.11
5/14/202119,090,000 shares $735.73 million +14.0%N/A8.7 $38.54
4/30/202116,750,000 shares $778.37 million +9.1%N/A8.2 $46.47
4/15/202115,360,000 shares $705.02 million +6.8%N/A7.1 $45.90
3/31/202114,380,000 shares $656.02 million +6.1%N/A6.7 $45.62
3/15/202113,560,000 shares $701.59 million -5.4%N/A6.6 $51.74
2/26/202114,340,000 shares $793.00 million -8.4%N/A7.3 $55.30
2/12/202115,650,000 shares $969.05 million +6.0%N/A8.4 $61.92
1/29/202114,770,000 shares $733.63 million -3.1%N/A7.7 $49.67
1/15/202115,240,000 shares $813.82 million -7.0%N/A9 $53.40
12/31/202016,390,000 shares $916.69 million +0.9%N/A10.2 $55.93

PagSeguro Digital (NYSE:PAGS) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is PagSeguro Digital's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of PagSeguro Digital shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, investors have sold 17,720,000 shares of PAGS short. Learn More on PagSeguro Digital's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for PagSeguro Digital?

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. PagSeguro Digital currently has a short interest ratio of 5.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for PagSeguro Digital

Which institutional investors are shorting PagSeguro Digital?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of PagSeguro Digital: Cutler Group LP, Jane Street Group LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, UBS Group AG, BTG Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd, Citadel Advisors LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Royal Bank of Canada, Kingdon Capital Management L.L.C., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Wolverine Trading LLC, Citigroup Inc., Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is PagSeguro Digital's short interest increasing or decreasing?

PagSeguro Digital saw a drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 17,720,000 shares, a drop of 6.2% from the previous total of 18,890,000 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 PagSeguro Digital's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "data processing & preparation" compare to PagSeguro Digital: RingCentral, Inc. (9.01%), Zendesk, Inc. (0.00%), Toast, Inc (22.77%), Bilibili Inc. (0.00%), Clarivate Plc (7.05%), Zynga Inc. (4.52%), GoodRx Holdings, Inc. (22.41%), Globant S.A. (2.26%), Five9, Inc. (0.00%), and DXC Technology (4.07%).

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. ($9.39 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($9.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($7.16 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.05 billion), Lucid Group Inc ($3.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($3.11 billion), Rivian ($3.05 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.76 billion), Zscaler, Inc. ($2.55 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($1.99 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short PagSeguro Digital stock?

Short selling PAGS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from PagSeguro Digital as its price is falling. PagSeguro Digital's stock is trading down $0.53 today. To short PagSeguro Digital 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 PagSeguro Digital 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 PagSeguro Digital?

A short squeeze for PagSeguro Digital 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 PAGS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is PagSeguro Digital'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 PAGS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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