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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged

Pure Storage (PSTG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$49.46
-2.36 (-4.55%)
(As of 04/19/2024 08:51 PM ET)

Pure Storage Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
8,200,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
8,590,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-4.54%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$426.32 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.1
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
324,910,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
2.52%
Today's Trading Volume
4,792,400 shares
Average Trading Volume
4,665,901 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
103%
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PSTG Short Interest Over Time

PSTG Days to Cover Over Time

PSTG Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Pure Storage Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20248,200,000 shares $426.32 million -4.5%N/A2.1 $51.99
3/15/20248,590,000 shares $429.16 million -17.7%N/A1.7 $49.96
2/29/202410,440,000 shares $548.20 million +7.7%N/A2.1 $52.51
2/15/20249,690,000 shares $420.74 million -13.6%N/A2 $43.42
1/31/202411,210,000 shares $448.29 million -8.5%N/A2.4 $39.99
1/15/202412,250,000 shares $448.47 million +114.5%N/A2.8 $36.61
12/31/20235,710,000 shares $203.62 million +12.9%N/A1.4 $35.66
12/15/20235,060,000 shares $185.04 million -1.2%N/A1.7 $36.57
11/30/20235,120,000 shares $170.55 million +5.4%N/A1.7 $33.31
11/15/20234,860,000 shares $183.37 million -13.8%N/A1.8 $37.73
10/31/20235,640,000 shares $190.72 million +4.4%N/A2 $33.82
10/15/20235,400,000 shares $189.59 million +1.5%N/A1.8 $35.11
9/30/20235,320,000 shares $189.50 million -22.9%N/A1.6 $35.62
9/15/20236,900,000 shares $250.09 million -13.5%N/A2 $36.25
8/31/20237,980,000 shares $292.07 million +6.7%N/A2.2 $36.60
8/15/20237,480,000 shares $273.32 million +3.6%N/A1.7 $36.54
7/31/20237,220,000 shares $267.03 million -3.4%N/A1.6 $36.99
7/15/20237,470,000 shares $283.26 million -3.1%N/A1.6 $37.92
6/30/20237,710,000 shares $283.81 million -13.2%N/A1.6 $36.81
6/15/20238,880,000 shares $333.98 million -5.9%N/A1.8 $37.61
5/31/20239,440,000 shares $271.97 million +16.7%N/A1.8 $28.81
5/15/20238,090,000 shares $191.09 million -11.4%N/A1.6 $23.62
4/30/20239,130,000 shares $208.44 million -25.7%N/A1.7 $22.83
4/15/202312,280,000 shares $319.89 million -19.6%N/A2.2 $26.05
3/31/202315,270,000 shares $389.54 million -28.8%N/A2.8 $25.51
3/15/202321,460,000 shares $501.09 million -27.6%7.6%4 $23.35
2/28/202329,640,000 shares $845.93 million +14.8%10.5%6 $28.54
2/15/202325,820,000 shares $825.21 million +24.1%9.1%5.9 $31.96
1/31/202320,800,000 shares $601.95 million +2.6%7.3%4.9 $28.94
1/15/202320,270,000 shares $536.34 million +1.6%7.2%5.1 $26.46
12/30/202219,950,000 shares $533.86 million -7.6%7.1%5.3 $26.76
12/15/202221,580,000 shares $627.55 million +12.9%7.6%5.8 $29.08
11/30/202219,110,000 shares $557.82 million -21.5%6.8%5.2 $29.19
11/15/202224,350,000 shares $768.49 million +1.5%8.7%6.7 $31.56
10/31/202224,000,000 shares $740.64 million +8.9%8.6%6.9 $30.86
10/15/202222,030,000 shares $579.39 million -3.8%7.9%6.6 $26.30
9/30/202222,890,000 shares $626.50 million -0.6%8.2%7 $27.37
9/15/202223,030,000 shares $661.19 million +17.9%8.3%7.2 $28.71
8/31/202219,530,000 shares $565.78 million -2.2%7.1%6.1 $28.97
8/15/202219,960,000 shares $604.39 million +2.0%7.2%5.8 $30.28
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PSTG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pure Storage's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Pure Storage shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 8,200,000 shares of PSTG short. Learn More on Pure Storage's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Pure Storage?

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. PSTG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Pure Storage's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Pure Storage?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Pure Storage: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Cresset Asset Management LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, UBS Group AG, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Pure Storage's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Pure Storage saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 8,200,000 shares, a decline of 4.5% from the previous total of 8,590,000 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 Pure Storage's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "computer and technology" compare to Pure Storage: NetApp, Inc. (2.52%), Western Digital Co. (4.92%), Snap Inc. (7.82%), GoDaddy Inc. (1.72%), Samsara Inc. (6.60%), Tyler Technologies, Inc. (2.00%), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (5.44%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.75%), Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (1.02%), Teradyne, Inc. (3.70%),

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 Pure Storage stock?

Short selling PSTG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Pure Storage as its price is falling. PSTG shares are trading down $2.36 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 Pure Storage?

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

How often is Pure Storage'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 PSTG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.



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