SEACOR Marine Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.10 (-2.49 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume31,400 shs
Average Volume102,792 shs
Market Capitalization$94.84 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

SEACOR Marine (NYSE:SMHI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume284,200 shares
Previous Short Volume272,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+4.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$1.45 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.9
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares21,290,000 shares
Float Size18,340,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.55%
Today's Trading Volume31,400 shares
Average Trading Volume102,792 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-69.45%

Short Interest Over Time

SEACOR Marine (NYSE:SMHI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021284,200 shares $1.45 million +4.2%1.6%2.9$5.10
3/31/2021272,700 shares $1.45 million -7.0%1.6%2.7$5.31
3/15/2021293,100 shares $1.68 million -1.6%1.7%2.2$5.72
2/26/2021297,800 shares $1.26 million +3.6%1.7%2$4.23
2/12/2021287,600 shares $1.03 million +3.0%1.6%1.9$3.59
1/29/2021279,300 shares $809,970.00 -16.8%1.5%1.8$2.90
1/15/2021335,700 shares $1.08 million +6.7%1.8%2.1$3.23
12/31/2020314,600 shares $896,610.00 -14.2%1.6%2$2.85
12/15/2020366,700 shares $755,402.00 +0.9%1.9%2.6$2.06
11/30/2020363,400 shares $781,310.00 -1.7%1.9%3$2.15
11/15/2020369,800 shares $621,264.00 -10.6%1.9%3.4$1.68
10/30/2020413,500 shares $740,165.00 -2.0%2.2%3.5$1.79
10/15/2020422,100 shares $873,747.00 +13.1%2.2%3.2$2.07
9/30/2020373,300 shares $757,799.00 +1.3%2.0%2.4$2.03
9/15/2020368,500 shares $862,290.00 -0.4%2.0%1.6$2.34
8/31/2020370,100 shares $991,868.00 -14.3%2.0%1.2$2.68
8/14/2020431,900 shares $1.45 million -8.2%2.3%0.9$3.35
7/31/2020470,500 shares $1.16 million +7.2%2.4%0.9$2.46
7/15/2020439,100 shares $1.05 million -11.4%2.3%0.9$2.40
6/30/2020495,800 shares $1.26 million -11.3%2.6%1$2.55
6/15/2020559,200 shares $1.92 million +14.9%2.9%1.4$3.43
5/29/2020486,900 shares $754,695.00 +10.3%2.5%1.5$1.55
5/15/2020441,600 shares $803,712.00 +14.3%2.3%3.3$1.82
4/30/2020386,500 shares $1.28 million +7.2%2.0%6.8$3.32
4/15/2020360,700 shares $1.38 million -6.7%1.9%7.9$3.82

SEACOR Marine (NYSE:SMHI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is SEACOR Marine's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of SEACOR Marine shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 284,200 shares of SMHI short. 1.55% of SEACOR Marine's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for SEACOR Marine?

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. SEACOR Marine currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for SEACOR Marine?

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. 1.55% of SEACOR Marine's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is SEACOR Marine's short interest increasing or decreasing?

SEACOR Marine saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 284,200 shares, an increase of 4.2% from the previous total of 272,700 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 SEACOR Marine's float size?

SEACOR Marine currently has issued a total of 24,194,000 shares. Some of SEACOR Marine'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. SEACOR Marine currently has a public float of 18,340,000 shares.

How does SEACOR Marine's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.55% of SEACOR Marine's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "deep sea foreign transportation of freight" compare to SEACOR Marine: Diana Shipping Inc. (1.40%), Teekay Co. (3.25%), Capital Product Partners L.P. (0.56%), Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (1.79%), Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (0.00%), Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited (4.24%), Pangaea Logistics Solutions, Ltd. (2.16%), Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. (0.00%), Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (0.75%), and Ardmore Shipping 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. ($5.85 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 SEACOR Marine stock?

Short selling SMHI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from SEACOR Marine as its price is falling. SEACOR Marine's stock is trading down $0.10 today. To short SEACOR Marine 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 SEACOR Marine 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 SEACOR Marine?

A short squeeze for SEACOR Marine 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 SMHI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is SEACOR Marine'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 SMHI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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