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QuantumScape (QS) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$6.22
-0.23 (-3.57%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

QuantumScape Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
55,720,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
58,090,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-4.08%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$379.45 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
5.7
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
489,560,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
11.38%
Today's Trading Volume
8,667,570 shares
Average Trading Volume
13,371,144 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
65%
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QuantumScape Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202455,720,000 shares $379.45 million -4.1%N/A5.7 $6.81
1/15/202458,090,000 shares $428.12 million +3.7%N/A6 $7.37
12/31/202356,030,000 shares $389.41 million +3.0%N/A6.4 $6.95
12/15/202354,400,000 shares $412.35 million -1.0%N/A9.7 $7.58
11/30/202354,950,000 shares $348.93 million +2.1%N/A10.2 $6.35
11/15/202353,820,000 shares $336.38 million -0.4%N/A11.1 $6.25
10/31/202354,040,000 shares $282.63 million +4.7%N/A10.4 $5.23
10/15/202351,630,000 shares $313.39 million -1.4%N/A6.3 $6.07
9/30/202352,350,000 shares $350.22 million -2.1%N/A6.1 $6.69
9/15/202353,450,000 shares $370.41 million -1.9%N/A6.1 $6.93
8/31/202354,460,000 shares $389.66 million -3.3%N/A6 $7.16
8/15/202356,300,000 shares $396.07 million -2.9%N/A6.2 $7.04
7/31/202357,970,000 shares $771.58 million -3.4%N/A6.6 $13.31
7/15/202360,000,000 shares $591.60 million -2.6%N/A10.5 $9.86
6/30/202361,580,000 shares $492.64 million +6.2%N/A11.7 $8.00
6/15/202357,990,000 shares $457.25 million +3.0%N/A12 $7.89
5/31/202356,320,000 shares $366.08 million -6.5%N/A12.4 $6.50
5/15/202360,260,000 shares $357.94 million +3.6%N/A13 $5.94
4/30/202358,160,000 shares $407.12 million +6.0%N/A11.2 $7.00
4/15/202354,860,000 shares $430.65 million +0.9%21.4%9.7 $7.85
3/31/202354,360,000 shares $444.66 million +3.9%21.2%8.8 $8.18
3/15/202352,320,000 shares $369.90 million -2.1%20.7%7.8 $7.07
2/28/202353,460,000 shares $511.61 million -11.6%20.8%7.5 $9.57
2/15/202360,470,000 shares $715.96 million +3.0%24.9%8.2 $11.84
1/31/202358,730,000 shares $499.79 million -6.6%24.0%7.8 $8.51
1/15/202362,850,000 shares $521.66 million -3.2%25.5%8.4 $8.30
12/30/202264,920,000 shares $368.10 million +8.3%26.6%9 $5.67
12/15/202259,970,000 shares $386.21 million +1.2%24.6%8.5 $6.44
11/30/202259,270,000 shares $443.93 million +8.6%24.3%8.6 $7.49
11/15/202254,580,000 shares $442.64 million +4.0%22.4%8.3 $8.11
10/31/202252,490,000 shares $437.24 million +2.1%21.6%8.4 $8.33
10/15/202251,410,000 shares $396.89 million -1.1%21.6%8.7 $7.72
9/30/202251,970,000 shares $437.07 million +5.9%21.8%8.9 $8.41
9/15/202249,090,000 shares $583.68 million +2.3%20.7%8.3 $11.89
8/31/202248,010,000 shares $529.55 million -0.3%20.3%7.7 $11.03
8/15/202248,130,000 shares $634.35 million -3.4%20.4%7.1 $13.18
7/31/202249,820,000 shares $539.05 million -3.4%21.4%6.7 $10.82
7/15/202251,560,000 shares $517.15 million -2.0%22.9%6.9 $10.03
6/30/202252,620,000 shares $452.01 million -2.3%23.6%7.1 $8.59
6/15/202253,870,000 shares $496.14 million +13.1%24.2%6.7 $9.21













QS Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is QuantumScape's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of QuantumScape shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 31st, investors have sold 55,720,000 shares of QS short. Learn More on QuantumScape's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for QuantumScape?

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. QS shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on QuantumScape's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting QuantumScape?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of QuantumScape: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, HAP Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Nomura Holdings Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., IMC Chicago LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., National Bank of Canada FI, Simplex Trading LLC, and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is QuantumScape's short interest increasing or decreasing?

QuantumScape saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 55,720,000 shares, a decline of 4.1% from the previous total of 58,090,000 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 QuantumScape's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "auto/tires/trucks" compare to QuantumScape: Adient plc (4.61%), Visteon Co. (2.99%), LCI Industries (10.14%), The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (4.96%), Polestar Automotive Holding UK PLC (4.81%), Fox Factory Holding Corp. (3.47%), Dorman Products, Inc. (1.42%), CarGurus, Inc. (7.80%), Driven Brands Holdings Inc. (5.82%), Modine Manufacturing (4.26%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short QuantumScape stock?

Short selling QS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from QuantumScape as its price is falling. QS shares are trading down $0.23 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 QuantumScape?

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

How often is QuantumScape'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 QS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:QS) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff