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Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$65.51
+0.56 (+0.86%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

Scotts Miracle-Gro Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
4,520,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
4,520,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
No Change
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$310.12 million
Short Interest Ratio
5.6 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
56,800,000 shares
Float Size
42,250,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
10.70%
Today's Trading Volume
440,765 shares
Average Trading Volume
882,458 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
50%
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SMG Short Interest Over Time

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SMG Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Scotts Miracle-Gro Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20244,520,000 shares $310.12 million No Change10.7%5.6 $68.61
4/15/20244,520,000 shares $310.70 million +0.9%10.7%5.9 $68.74
3/31/20244,480,000 shares $334.16 million +0.7%10.6%5.8 $74.59
3/15/20244,450,000 shares $306.03 million -6.1%10.5%5.8 $68.77
2/29/20244,740,000 shares $311.47 million +10.8%11.2%6.3 $65.71
2/15/20244,280,000 shares $255.67 million +9.2%10.2%6.2 $59.74
1/31/20243,920,000 shares $220.54 million +13.0%9.3%5.6 $56.26
1/15/20243,470,000 shares $204.56 million +2.7%8.2%4.7 $58.95
12/31/20233,380,000 shares $215.48 million -16.1%8.0%4.6 $63.75
12/15/20234,030,000 shares $245.10 million -6.9%9.6%5.2 $60.82
11/30/20234,330,000 shares $241.01 million -10.4%10.3%5.6 $55.66
11/15/20234,830,000 shares $280.38 million +6.9%11.5%6.2 $58.05
10/31/20234,520,000 shares $200.89 million +16.5%10.9%5.9 $44.45
10/15/20233,880,000 shares $185.35 million +8.1%9.4%5.2 $47.77
9/30/20233,590,000 shares $185.53 million +9.8%8.7%4.7 $51.68
9/15/20233,270,000 shares $179.95 million +6.9%7.9%4.4 $55.03
8/31/20233,060,000 shares $173.38 million -8.1%7.4%3.9 $56.66
8/15/20233,330,000 shares $169.11 million -1.2%8.0%4.3 $50.79
7/31/20233,370,000 shares $236.03 million -3.2%8.1%4.4 $70.04
7/15/20233,480,000 shares $233.89 million -1.4%8.4%4.6 $67.21
6/30/20233,530,000 shares $221.30 million +9.6%8.5%4.7 $62.69
6/15/20233,220,000 shares $201.12 million -0.3%7.8%4.2 $62.46
5/31/20233,230,000 shares $204.17 million -2.1%7.8%4.5 $63.21
5/15/20233,300,000 shares $224.37 million +17.0%8.0%4.7 $67.99
4/30/20232,820,000 shares $188.40 million +0.4%6.8%3.9 $66.81
4/15/20232,810,000 shares $207.18 million -10.2%6.8%3.7 $73.73
3/31/20233,130,000 shares $218.29 million +13.0%7.6%4 $69.74
3/15/20232,770,000 shares $202.85 million -12.1%6.7%3.5 $73.23
2/28/20233,150,000 shares $259.88 million -8.7%7.7%3.8 $82.50
2/15/20233,450,000 shares $284.52 million -12.4%8.4%4.1 $82.47
1/31/20233,940,000 shares $284.43 million +1.8%9.7%4.4 $72.19
1/15/20233,870,000 shares $232.43 million +20.9%9.5%4.4 $60.06
12/30/20223,200,000 shares $155.49 million -3.0%7.9%3.5 $48.59
12/15/20223,300,000 shares $162.10 million -5.4%8.1%3.4 $49.12
11/30/20223,490,000 shares $195.20 million -7.2%8.6%3.6 $55.93
11/15/20223,760,000 shares $237.37 million +5.3%9.4%3.8 $63.13
10/31/20223,570,000 shares $163.90 million +2.3%8.9%3.9 $45.91
10/15/20223,490,000 shares $150.94 million +22.5%8.7%4.4 $43.25
9/30/20222,850,000 shares $121.84 million +14.5%7.1%3.9 $42.75
9/15/20222,490,000 shares $133.07 million +31.8%6.2%4.2 $53.44
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8/31/20221,890,000 shares $126.54 million -0.5%4.7%3.2 $66.95
8/15/20221,900,000 shares $158.67 million -1.0%4.7%3.4 $83.51
7/31/20221,920,000 shares $170.78 million -16.5%4.8%3.4 $88.95
7/15/20222,300,000 shares $184.69 million +11.1%5.8%4 $80.30
6/30/20222,070,000 shares $163.51 million -5.5%5.2%3.5 $78.99
6/15/20222,190,000 shares $190.25 million +1.4%5.6%3.7 $86.87
5/31/20222,160,000 shares $204.38 million +4.9%5.4%4 $94.62
5/15/20222,060,000 shares $201.14 million +3.0%5.1%3.9 $97.64
4/30/20222,000,000 shares $207.86 million +0.5%5.0%3.8 $103.93
4/15/20221,990,000 shares $226.44 million +10.6%5.0%3.9 $113.79
3/31/20221,800,000 shares $221.33 million +9.8%4.5%3.6 $122.96
3/15/20221,640,000 shares $187.06 million +2.5%4.1%3.5 $114.06
2/28/20221,600,000 shares $224.10 million -1.2%4.0%3.5 $140.06
2/15/20221,620,000 shares $230.32 million +10.2%4.1%3.7 $142.17
1/31/20221,470,000 shares $222.26 million +9.7%3.7%3.6 $151.20
1/15/20221,340,000 shares $219.21 million +13.6%3.4%3.3 $163.59
12/31/20211,180,000 shares $189.98 million -11.9%3.0%3 $161.00
12/15/20211,340,000 shares $209.52 million +12.6%3.4%3.3 $156.36
11/30/20211,190,000 shares $172.42 million +5.3%3.0%2.7 $144.89
11/15/20211,130,000 shares $193.74 million No Change2.8%2.8 $171.45
10/29/20211,130,000 shares $167.76 million +3.7%2.8%2.8 $148.46
10/15/20211,090,000 shares $161.70 million +21.1%2.7%2.8 $148.35
9/30/2021900,400 shares $131.78 million -8.6%2.2%2.3 $146.36
9/15/2021985,200 shares $143.42 million +18.5%2.4%2.5 $145.57
8/31/2021831,600 shares $130.42 million -15.4%2.0%2 $156.83
8/13/2021983,500 shares $153.79 million +0.2%2.4%2.3 $156.37
7/30/2021981,700 shares $173.72 million +4.2%2.4%2.3 $176.96
7/15/2021942,300 shares $167.72 million +2.1%2.3%2.3 $177.99
6/30/2021922,900 shares $177.12 million -13.8%2.3%2.2 $191.92
6/15/20211,070,000 shares $203.24 million -6.1%2.6%2.6 $189.94
5/28/20211,140,000 shares $247.80 million +19.6%2.8%3 $217.37
5/14/2021953,500 shares $217.79 million -1.0%2.3%2.6 $228.41
4/30/2021963,100 shares $228.40 million -0.1%2.4%2.4 $237.15
4/15/2021964,100 shares $232.53 million -8.2%2.4%2.3 $241.19
3/31/20211,050,000 shares $257.24 million +19.9%2.6%2.6 $244.99
3/15/2021875,700 shares $195.96 million +17.4%2.2%2.2 $223.77
2/26/2021746,200 shares $158.96 million -12.3%1.8%2 $213.03
2/12/2021851,100 shares $205.01 million -3.3%2.1%2.5 $240.88
1/29/2021880,500 shares $199.56 million -10.1%2.2%2.7 $226.64
1/15/2021979,100 shares $219.27 million -5.9%2.4%3.2 $223.95
12/31/20201,040,000 shares $204.36 million -1.9%2.6%3.4 $196.50
12/15/20201,060,000 shares $203.85 million +1.0%2.6%3.5 $192.31
11/30/20201,050,000 shares $180.41 million +10.7%2.6%3.3 $171.82
11/15/2020948,700 shares $157.86 million +3.0%2.3%2.8 $166.40
10/30/2020921,400 shares $143.99 million +1.8%2.3%2.6 $156.27
10/15/2020904,900 shares $150.59 million +0.3%2.2%2.4 $166.42
9/30/2020901,900 shares $137.91 million +20.2%2.2%2.4 $152.91
9/15/2020750,300 shares $120.48 million -20.5%1.9%2 $160.57
8/31/2020943,400 shares $158.99 million -9.3%2.3%2.5 $168.53
8/14/20201,040,000 shares $170.18 million No Change2.6%2.5 $163.63
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7/31/20201,040,000 shares $164.91 million No Change2.6%2.4 $158.57
7/15/20201,040,000 shares $148.56 million -9.6%2.6%2.4 $142.85
6/30/20201,150,000 shares $149.64 million +35.7%2.9%2.5 $130.12
6/15/2020847,600 shares $112.78 million -0.3%2.1%1.7 $133.06
5/29/2020850,000 shares $120.86 million -10.8%2.1%1.6 $142.19
5/15/2020953,000 shares $134.59 million -17.8%2.4%1.7 $141.23
4/30/20201,160,000 shares $147.54 million -5.7%2.9%2.2 $127.19
4/15/20201,230,000 shares $139.31 million +13.9%3.1%2.4 $113.26
3/31/20201,080,000 shares $134.79 million -31.3%2.7%2.1 $124.81
3/13/20201,571,200 shares $174.89 million -1.8%3.9%4 $111.31
2/28/20201,600,000 shares $124.18 million -7.5%4.0%4 $77.61
2/14/20201,730,000 shares $194.57 million -21.4%4.3%4.8 $112.47
1/31/20202,200,000 shares $253.51 million -10.2%5.5%5.8 $115.23
1/15/20202,450,000 shares $294.39 million -15.5%6.1%6.5 $120.16
12/31/20192,900,000 shares $315.06 million -19.2%7.3%7.9 $108.64
8/15/20193,060,100 shares $321.28 million -5.0%7.8%6.4 $104.99

SMG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scotts Miracle-Gro's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Scotts Miracle-Gro shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, investors have sold 4,520,000 shares of SMG short. 10.70% of Scotts Miracle-Gro's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Scotts Miracle-Gro's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Scotts Miracle-Gro?

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. SMG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on Scotts Miracle-Gro's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Scotts Miracle-Gro?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Scotts Miracle-Gro: Walleye Trading LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Scotts Miracle-Gro?

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. 10.70% of Scotts Miracle-Gro's floating shares are currently sold short.

What is Scotts Miracle-Gro's float size?

Scotts Miracle-Gro currently has issued a total of 56,800,000 shares. Some of Scotts Miracle-Gro'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. Scotts Miracle-Gro currently has a public float of 42,250,000 shares.

How does Scotts Miracle-Gro's short interest compare to its competitors?

10.70% of Scotts Miracle-Gro's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to Scotts Miracle-Gro: The Mosaic Company (2.27%), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (2.90%), ICL Group Ltd (0.17%), Hecla Mining (3.42%), CSW Industrials, Inc. (1.42%), Alpha Metallurgical Resources, Inc. (11.67%), Sibanye Stillwater Limited (2.64%), Hudbay Minerals Inc. (1.61%), Methanex Co. (1.35%), The Chemours Company (3.90%),

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. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

Short selling SMG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Scotts Miracle-Gro as its price is falling. SMG shares are trading up $0.56 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 Scotts Miracle-Gro?

A short squeeze for Scotts Miracle-Gro 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 SMG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Scotts Miracle-Gro'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 SMG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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