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S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's unprecedented attack. Biden now seeks diplomatic response
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
Diplomat tapped as Latvia's new foreign minister as incumbent quits following flights scandal
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
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QQQ   438.27
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PPG Industries (PPG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$134.43
-3.17 (-2.30%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

PPG Industries Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
4,150,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
3,930,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+5.60%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$601.34 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.4
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
235,360,000 shares
Float Size
234,340,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
1.77%
Today's Trading Volume
2,097,364 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,530,709 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
137%
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PPG Short Interest Over Time

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PPG Industries Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20244,150,000 shares $601.34 million +5.6%1.8%2.4 $144.90
3/15/20243,930,000 shares $541.79 million +7.7%1.7%2.3 $137.86
2/29/20243,650,000 shares $516.84 million +34.2%1.6%2.1 $141.60
2/15/20242,720,000 shares $387.33 million +11.0%1.2%1.6 $142.40
1/31/20242,450,000 shares $345.55 million +21.9%1.0%1.5 $141.04
1/15/20242,010,000 shares $292.56 million -22.1%0.9%1.2 $145.55
12/31/20232,580,000 shares $385.84 million +23.4%1.1%1.6 $149.55
12/15/20232,090,000 shares $310.74 million +6.6%0.9%1.3 $148.68
11/30/20231,960,000 shares $278.18 million +18.1%0.8%1.3 $141.93
11/15/20231,660,000 shares $221.81 million +4.4%0.7%1.2 $133.62
10/31/20231,590,000 shares $195.20 million -10.7%0.7%1.1 $122.77
10/15/20231,780,000 shares $228.66 million +4.7%0.8%1.2 $128.46
9/30/20231,700,000 shares $220.66 million +6.3%0.7%1.1 $129.80
9/15/20231,600,000 shares $213.98 million -35.2%0.7%1.1 $133.74
8/31/20232,470,000 shares $350.15 million +48.8%1.1%1.6 $141.76
8/15/20231,660,000 shares $230.44 million +18.6%0.7%1 $138.82
7/31/20231,400,000 shares $201.46 million -33.7%0.6%0.9 $143.90
7/15/20232,110,000 shares $315.95 million +62.3%0.9%1.4 $149.74
6/30/20231,300,000 shares $192.79 million -24.9%0.6%0.9 $148.30
6/15/20231,730,000 shares $244.40 million -5.5%0.7%1.2 $141.27
5/31/20231,830,000 shares $240.26 million -1.6%0.8%1.3 $131.29
5/15/20231,860,000 shares $261.57 million -5.1%0.8%1.3 $140.63
4/30/20231,960,000 shares $274.91 million -2.5%0.8%1.4 $140.26
4/15/20232,010,000 shares $278.22 million +5.8%0.9%1.4 $138.42
3/31/20231,900,000 shares $253.80 million -13.2%0.8%1.3 $133.58
3/15/20232,190,000 shares $274.69 million +6.3%0.9%1.6 $125.43
2/28/20232,060,000 shares $272.04 million +12.0%0.9%1.6 $132.06
2/15/20231,840,000 shares $241.11 million -1.6%0.8%1.5 $131.04
1/31/20231,870,000 shares $243.74 million -13.4%0.8%1.5 $130.34
1/15/20232,160,000 shares $285.98 million -6.1%0.9%1.7 $132.40
12/30/20222,300,000 shares $289.20 million +11.7%1.0%1.8 $125.74
12/15/20222,060,000 shares $265.27 million -21.7%0.9%1.6 $128.77
11/30/20222,630,000 shares $355.63 million +36.3%1.1%1.9 $135.22
11/15/20221,930,000 shares $249.94 million -14.6%0.8%1.4 $129.50
10/31/20222,260,000 shares $258.05 million -11.4%1.0%1.8 $114.18
10/15/20222,550,000 shares $281.34 million -8.9%1.1%2 $110.33
9/30/20222,800,000 shares $309.93 million +5.7%1.2%2.2 $110.69
9/15/20222,650,000 shares $319.17 million +3.9%1.1%2.1 $120.44
8/31/20222,550,000 shares $323.80 million +4.5%1.1%1.9 $126.98
8/15/20222,440,000 shares $332.79 million -1.2%1.0%1.8 $136.39
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PPG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is PPG Industries' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of PPG Industries shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 4,150,000 shares of PPG short. 1.77% of PPG Industries' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on PPG Industries' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for PPG 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. PPG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on PPG Industries's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting PPG Industries?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of PPG Industries: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, IMC Chicago LLC, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, 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 PPG 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. 1.77% of PPG Industries' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is PPG Industries' short interest increasing or decreasing?

PPG Industries saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,150,000 shares, an increase of 5.6% from the previous total of 3,930,000 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.

What is PPG Industries' float size?

PPG Industries currently has issued a total of 235,360,000 shares. Some of PPG 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. PPG Industries currently has a public float of 234,340,000 shares.

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

1.77% of PPG Industries' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to PPG Industries: LyondellBasell Industries (2.14%), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. (1.70%), Barrick Gold Corp (0.72%), Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (1.39%), Nutrien Ltd. (0.95%), Teck Resources Limited (1.00%), Dow Inc. (1.98%), Franco-Nevada Co. (1.42%), Steel Dynamics, Inc. (3.07%), Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (3.75%),

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 PPG Industries stock?

Short selling PPG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from PPG Industries as its price is falling. PPG shares are trading down $3.17 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 PPG Industries?

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

How often is PPG 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 PPG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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