Piper Sandler Companies Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 04/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $117.14
50-Day Range
MA: $113.43
52-Week Range
Now: $117.14
Volume55,968 shs
Average Volume77,554 shs
Market Capitalization$2.14 billion
P/E Ratio46.67
Dividend Yield1.37%

Short Interest

Piper Sandler Companies (NYSE:PIPR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume206,600 shares
Previous Short Volume205,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+0.34%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$24.01 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.7
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares18,274,000 shares
Float Size17,500,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.18%
Today's Trading Volume55,968 shares
Average Trading Volume77,554 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-27.83%

Short Interest Over Time

Piper Sandler Companies (NYSE:PIPR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021206,600 shares $24.01 million +0.3%1.2%2.7 $116.20
3/15/2021205,900 shares $23.05 million +1.2%1.2%2.5 $111.96
2/26/2021203,500 shares $24.26 million +17.5%1.2%2.7 $119.23
2/12/2021173,200 shares $18.41 million -18.0%1.0%2.5 $106.32
1/29/2021211,200 shares $21.79 million -20.2%1.2%2.9 $103.16
1/15/2021264,800 shares $25.32 million +7.3%1.6%3.7 $95.62
12/31/2020195,500 shares $20.33 million +7.0%1.1%2.7 $103.99
12/15/2020195,500 shares $18.89 million +7.0%1.1%2.7 $96.64
11/30/2020182,800 shares $18.73 million -12.2%1.1%2.4 $102.47
11/15/2020208,300 shares $19.20 million -36.5%1.2%2.6 $92.17
10/30/2020327,900 shares $30.08 million -4.5%1.9%3.9 $91.73
10/15/2020343,400 shares $29.02 million -2.3%2.0%3.8 $84.50
9/30/2020351,300 shares $28.97 million +4.4%2.0%3.8 $82.47
9/15/2020336,400 shares $23.27 million -21.9%2.0%3.3 $69.17
8/31/2020430,500 shares $29.52 million +21.0%2.5%3.8 $68.56
8/14/2020355,700 shares $27.23 million -10.3%2.1%3 $76.54
7/31/2020396,700 shares $30.14 million -17.3%2.3%3.2 $75.97
7/15/2020479,400 shares $29.68 million -15.5%2.8%4.1 $61.91
6/30/2020567,400 shares $35.77 million +30.2%3.3%4.7 $63.04
6/15/2020435,900 shares $25.09 million -15.3%2.5%3.5 $57.56
5/29/2020514,800 shares $29.58 million +10.8%3.0%4.3 $57.45
5/15/2020464,700 shares $27.71 million -1.0%2.7%3.9 $59.64
4/30/2020469,400 shares $29.52 million +18.4%2.8%4.3 $62.89
4/15/2020396,600 shares $20.54 million -17.3%2.3%3.4 $51.78
3/31/2020479,800 shares $23.09 million -0.4%2.8%4.1 $48.12

Piper Sandler Companies (NYSE:PIPR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Piper Sandler Companies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Piper Sandler Companies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 206,600 shares of PIPR short. 1.18% of Piper Sandler Companies' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Piper Sandler Companies?

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. Piper Sandler Companies currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Piper Sandler Companies?

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. 1.18% of Piper Sandler Companies' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Piper Sandler Companies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Piper Sandler Companies saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 206,600 shares, an increase of 0.3% from the previous total of 205,900 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 Piper Sandler Companies' float size?

Piper Sandler Companies currently has issued a total of 18,274,000 shares. Some of Piper Sandler Companies' 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. Piper Sandler Companies currently has a public float of 17,500,000 shares.

How does Piper Sandler Companies' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.18% of Piper Sandler Companies' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "security brokers & dealers" compare to Piper Sandler Companies: Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (4.12%), Stifel Financial Corp. (0.00%), Virtu Financial, Inc. (4.40%), Freedom Holding Corp. (6.85%), UP Fintech Holding Limited (0.00%), Navient Co. (5.74%), Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (3.22%), Cowen Inc. (21.22%), WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (7.92%), and Associated Capital Group, Inc. (1.24%).

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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Piper Sandler Companies stock?

Short selling PIPR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Piper Sandler Companies as its price is falling. To short Piper Sandler Companies 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 Piper Sandler Companies 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 Piper Sandler Companies?

A short squeeze for Piper Sandler Companies 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 PIPR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Piper Sandler Companies' 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 PIPR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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