SEA Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-6.65 (-2.72 %)
(As of 05/6/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume4.64 million shs
Average Volume4.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$77.92 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

SEA (NYSE:SE) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume19,060,000 shares
Previous Short Volume18,820,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+1.28%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$4.68 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.3
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares292,790,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted5.83%
Today's Trading Volume4,639,245 shares
Average Trading Volume4,127,638 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average12.39%

Short Interest Over Time

SEA (NYSE:SE) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202119,060,000 shares $4.68 billion +1.3%N/A4.3$245.56
3/31/202118,820,000 shares $4.03 billion -0.7%N/A4.2$214.35
3/15/202118,950,000 shares $4.45 billion +2.6%N/A4.4$234.99
2/26/202118,470,000 shares $4.35 billion -5.3%N/A4.3$235.35
2/12/202119,500,000 shares $5.36 billion +3.6%N/A5.2$274.63
1/29/202118,820,000 shares $4.14 billion -11.6%N/A4.9$219.78
1/15/202121,300,000 shares $4.89 billion -0.7%N/A5.9$229.66
12/31/202021,450,000 shares $4.22 billion -3.0%N/A6.2$196.75
12/15/202022,110,000 shares $4.21 billion +3.6%N/A6.5$190.26
11/30/202021,350,000 shares $3.90 billion -8.5%N/A6.3$182.55
11/15/202023,340,000 shares $4.23 billion -0.6%N/A6.7$181.44
10/30/202023,490,000 shares $3.92 billion -7.5%N/A6.4$167.02
10/15/202025,380,000 shares $4.25 billion -8.6%N/A6.7$167.63
9/30/202027,770,000 shares $4.28 billion +2.9%N/A7.1$154.04
9/15/202027,000,000 shares $4.05 billion -1.8%N/A6.4$149.99
8/31/202027,490,000 shares $4.20 billion +0.4%N/A5.7$152.81
8/14/202027,370,000 shares $3.46 billion +1.9%N/A5.5$126.50
7/31/202026,860,000 shares $3.28 billion -1.2%N/A5$122.20
7/15/202027,190,000 shares $3.08 billion -13.0%N/A5.1$113.21
6/30/202031,250,000 shares $3.35 billion -2.7%N/A5.8$107.24
6/15/202032,110,000 shares $3.12 billion +9.7%N/A6.1$97.25
5/29/202029,260,000 shares $2.33 billion +5.4%N/A5.6$79.80
5/15/202027,750,000 shares $1.72 billion -5.4%N/A5.1$61.96
4/30/202029,340,000 shares $1.63 billion +3.4%N/A6$55.58
4/15/202028,380,000 shares $1.43 billion +1.6%N/A6$50.22

SEA (NYSE:SE) Short Interest FAQ

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What is SEA's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of SEA shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 19,060,000 shares of SE short.

What is a good short interest ratio for SEA?

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. SEA currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is SEA's short interest increasing or decreasing?

SEA saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 19,060,000 shares, an increase of 1.3% from the previous total of 18,820,000 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 SEA's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of SEA's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to SEA: Facebook, Inc. (1.28%), Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (0.00%), Twitter, Inc. (0.00%), eBay Inc. (2.73%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.31%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (5.00%), Opendoor Technologies Inc. (14.59%), Angi Inc. (12.56%), and J2 Global, Inc. (13.61%).

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. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short SEA stock?

Short selling SE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from SEA as its price is falling. SEA's stock is trading down $6.65 today. To short SEA 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 SEA 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 SEA?

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

How often is SEA'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 SE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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