Pzena Investment Management Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.33 (+3.10 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.96
50-Day Range
MA: $10.52
52-Week Range
Now: $10.96
Volume44,083 shs
Average Volume81,984 shs
Market Capitalization$780.02 million
P/E Ratio52.19
Dividend Yield9.41%

Short Interest

Pzena Investment Management (NYSE:PZN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume220,800 shares
Previous Short Volume277,300 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-20.38%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.38 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.7
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares17,880,000 shares
Float Size16,780,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.32%
Today's Trading Volume44,083 shares
Average Trading Volume81,984 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-46.23%

Short Interest Over Time

Pzena Investment Management (NYSE:PZN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021220,800 shares $2.38 million -20.4%1.3%2.7 $10.79
3/15/2021277,300 shares $2.81 million +13.0%1.7%3.4 $10.15
2/26/2021245,500 shares $2.86 million +45.7%N/A0 $11.67
2/12/2021168,500 shares $1.55 million +6.0%1.0%2.6 $9.22
1/29/2021159,000 shares $1.55 million +0.1%1.0%2.7 $9.75
1/15/2021158,800 shares $1.34 million -10.8%1.0%3 $8.43
12/31/2020134,900 shares $1.09 million -12.4%0.8%3.7 $8.05
12/15/2020134,900 shares $1.00 million -12.4%0.8%3.7 $7.44
11/30/2020154,000 shares $1.16 million +26.4%0.9%4.4 $7.53
11/15/2020121,800 shares $811,188.00 -5.6%0.7%3.6 $6.66
10/30/2020129,000 shares $748,200.00 -10.2%0.8%3.9 $5.80
10/15/2020143,600 shares $740,976.00 +1.9%0.9%4 $5.16
9/30/2020140,900 shares $783,404.00 -9.1%0.9%3.5 $5.56
9/15/2020155,000 shares $795,150.00 +2.5%0.9%2.8 $5.13
8/31/2020151,300 shares $776,169.00 +0.2%0.9%2.5 $5.13
8/14/2020151,000 shares $767,080.00 -13.9%0.9%2.1 $5.08
7/31/2020175,300 shares $925,584.00 -9.6%1.1%2.2 $5.28
7/15/2020193,800 shares $1.02 million -37.6%1.2%2.2 $5.24
6/30/2020310,400 shares $1.56 million +388.8%1.8%3.4 $5.04
6/15/202063,500 shares $347,980.00 -32.8%0.4%0.7 $5.48
5/29/202094,500 shares $435,645.00 +15.4%0.6%1 $4.61
5/15/202081,900 shares $334,152.00 +12.7%0.5%0.9 $4.08
4/30/202072,700 shares $350,414.00 +36.7%0.4%0.7 $4.82
4/15/202053,200 shares $263,872.00 -4.7%0.3%0.6 $4.96
3/31/202055,800 shares $236,592.00 -43.5%0.3%0.6 $4.24

Pzena Investment Management (NYSE:PZN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Pzena Investment Management's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Pzena Investment Management shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 220,800 shares of PZN short. 1.32% of Pzena Investment Management's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Pzena Investment Management?

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. Pzena Investment Management currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Pzena Investment Management?

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. 1.32% of Pzena Investment Management's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Pzena Investment Management's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Pzena Investment Management saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 220,800 shares, a drop of 20.4% from the previous total of 277,300 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 Pzena Investment Management's float size?

Pzena Investment Management currently has issued a total of 71,170,000 shares. Some of Pzena Investment Management's 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. Pzena Investment Management currently has a public float of 16,780,000 shares.

How does Pzena Investment Management's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.32% of Pzena Investment Management's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "asset management & custody banks" compare to Pzena Investment Management: BlackRock, Inc. (1.46%), The Bank of New York Mellon Co. (0.98%), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (2.00%), State Street Co. (1.89%), Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (2.01%), Northern Trust Co. (1.43%), Franklin Resources, Inc. (6.62%), Invesco Ltd. (3.06%), SEI Investments (1.00%), and Ares Capital Co. (0.00%).

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 Pzena Investment Management stock?

Short selling PZN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Pzena Investment Management as its price is falling. Pzena Investment Management's stock is trading up $0.33 today. To short Pzena Investment Management 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 Pzena Investment Management 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 Pzena Investment Management?

A short squeeze for Pzena Investment Management 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 PZN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Pzena Investment Management'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 PZN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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