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Ready Capital (RC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$8.97
+0.14 (+1.59%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Ready Capital Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
10,120,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
8,240,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+22.82%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$93.96 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
7.3
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
172,550,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
5.86%
Today's Trading Volume
1,395,819 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,583,915 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
88%
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Ready Capital Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/202410,120,000 shares $93.96 million +22.8%N/A7.3 $9.29
1/31/20248,240,000 shares $77.21 million +24.1%N/A6.3 $9.37
1/15/20246,640,000 shares $67.13 million -10.8%N/A5.4 $10.11
12/31/20237,440,000 shares $76.26 million +4.5%N/A6.3 $10.25
12/15/20237,120,000 shares $77.54 million +16.9%N/A6.4 $10.89
11/30/20236,090,000 shares $62.24 million +8.4%N/A5.7 $10.22
11/15/20235,620,000 shares $58.50 million -19.1%N/A5.4 $10.41
10/31/20236,950,000 shares $65.54 million -2.8%N/A6.7 $9.43
10/15/20237,150,000 shares $72.43 million -4.4%N/A6.6 $10.13
9/30/20237,480,000 shares $75.62 million +23.4%N/A6.9 $10.11
9/15/20236,060,000 shares $66.45 million -13.2%N/A5.7 $10.97
8/31/20236,980,000 shares $76.22 million +12.6%N/A6 $10.92
8/15/20236,200,000 shares $66.12 million -13.5%N/A3.6 $10.67
7/31/20237,170,000 shares $82.92 million -5.2%N/A4.1 $11.57
7/15/20237,560,000 shares $86.86 million -9.7%N/A4.3 $11.49
6/30/20238,370,000 shares $94.41 million -7.2%N/A4.7 $11.28
6/15/20239,020,000 shares $102.29 million +1.6%N/A4.9 $11.34
5/31/20238,880,000 shares $89.78 million +2.1%N/A4.6 $10.11
5/15/20238,700,000 shares $90.83 million +12.0%N/A5.5 $10.44
4/30/20237,770,000 shares $83.37 million +2.8%N/A5.4 $10.73
4/15/20237,560,000 shares $76.43 million -7.4%N/A5.7 $10.11
3/31/20238,160,000 shares $82.99 million +15.3%N/A6.2 $10.17
3/15/20237,080,000 shares $69.60 million +71.4%N/A5.8 $9.83
2/28/20234,130,000 shares $46.50 million +1.5%N/A4.4 $11.26
2/15/20234,070,000 shares $54.05 million -4.5%N/A5.4 $13.28
1/31/20234,260,000 shares $56.36 million +15.1%N/A5.3 $13.23
1/15/20233,700,000 shares $45.40 million -21.3%N/A4.4 $12.27
12/30/20224,700,000 shares $52.36 million +13.0%N/A5 $11.14
12/15/20224,160,000 shares $51.25 million -9.0%N/A3.6 $12.32
11/30/20224,570,000 shares $61.24 million -7.9%N/A3.6 $13.40
11/15/20224,960,000 shares $66.36 million -7.5%N/A3.8 $13.38
10/31/20225,360,000 shares $64.96 million -10.4%N/A4.1 $12.12
10/15/20225,980,000 shares $62.43 million +3.6%N/A4.6 $10.44
9/30/20225,770,000 shares $58.51 million +129.0%N/A4.5 $10.14
9/15/20222,520,000 shares $32.21 million +4.1%N/A2.3 $12.78
8/31/20222,420,000 shares $31.70 million -18.5%N/A2.2 $13.10
8/15/20222,970,000 shares $41.61 million +2.1%N/A2.6 $14.01
7/31/20222,910,000 shares $40.48 million +31.7%N/A2.4 $13.91
7/15/20222,210,000 shares $27.40 million -39.5%7.1%1.8 $12.40
6/30/20223,650,000 shares $43.51 million +55.3%11.7%3 $11.92













RC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ready Capital's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ready Capital shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 10,120,000 shares of RC short. Learn More on Ready Capital's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ready Capital?

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. RC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on Ready Capital's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Ready Capital?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Ready Capital: Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Simplex Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Ready Capital's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ready Capital saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 10,120,000 shares, an increase of 22.8% from the previous total of 8,240,000 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 Ready Capital's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "real estate investment trusts" compare to Ready Capital: Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (2.39%), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (2.24%), PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (2.26%), MFA Financial, Inc. (2.22%), Chimera Investment Co. (1.66%), ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (8.78%), Redwood Trust, Inc. (3.88%), Dynex Capital, Inc. (8.64%), New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (2.12%), Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (3.87%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Ready Capital stock?

Short selling RC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ready Capital as its price is falling. RC shares are trading up $0.14 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 Ready Capital?

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

How often is Ready Capital'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 RC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NYSE:RC) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff