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NYSE:SPB

Spectrum Brands Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$78.37
+0.25 (+0.32 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 09:48 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$78.31
Now: $78.37
$78.53
50-Day Range
$75.57
MA: $80.75
$84.44
52-Week Range
$19.59
Now: $78.37
$85.54
Volume194 shs
Average Volume318,962 shs
Market Capitalization$3.34 billion
P/E Ratio32.65
Dividend Yield2.08%
Beta1.94

Short Interest

Spectrum Brands (NYSE:SPB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,060,000 shares
Previous Short Volume1,080,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-1.85%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$87.08 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares42,622,000 shares
Float Size39,390,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.69%
Today's Trading Volume194 shares
Average Trading Volume318,962 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.94%

Short Interest Over Time


Spectrum Brands (NYSE:SPB) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20211,060,000 shares $87.08 million -1.9%2.7%2.9 $82.15
1/15/20211,080,000 shares $83.43 million No Change2.7%3.1 $77.25
3/13/20202,859,100 shares $131.35 million +4.7%6.5%5.7 $45.94
2/28/20202,730,000 shares $147.12 million -4.2%6.7%5.4 $53.89
2/14/20202,850,000 shares $172.20 million -13.4%7.0%5.6 $60.42
1/31/20203,290,000 shares $202.04 million -12.7%8.0%6 $61.41
1/15/20203,770,000 shares $238.30 million -7.6%8.7%7.5 $63.21
12/31/20194,080,000 shares $262.34 million -6.9%9.4%6.9 $64.30
8/15/20193,370,600 shares $173.52 million +0.2%7.1%8.2 $51.48

Spectrum Brands (NYSE:SPB) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Spectrum Brands' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Spectrum Brands shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, investors have sold 1,060,000 shares of SPB short. 2.69% of Spectrum Brands' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Spectrum Brands?

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. Spectrum Brands currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Spectrum Brands?

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. 2.69% of Spectrum Brands' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Spectrum Brands' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Spectrum Brands saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 1,060,000 shares, a drop of 1.9% from the previous total of 1,080,000 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.

What is Spectrum Brands' float size?

Spectrum Brands currently has issued a total of 42,622,000 shares. Some of Spectrum Brands' 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. Spectrum Brands currently has a public float of 39,390,000 shares.

How does Spectrum Brands' short interest compare to its competitors?

2.69% of Spectrum Brands' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "miscellaneous electrical machinery, equipment, & supplies" compare to Spectrum Brands: CAE Inc. (0.78%), FuelCell Energy, Inc. (0.00%), Novanta Inc. (1.48%), Atkore International Group Inc. (1.36%), Integer Holdings Co. (2.64%), Energizer Holdings, Inc. (3.60%), CBAK Energy Technology, Inc. (17.71%), Eos Energy Enterprises, Inc. (7.69%), Romeo Power, Inc. (9.79%), and Byrna Technologies Inc. (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: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Spectrum Brands stock?

Short selling SPB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Spectrum Brands as its price is falling. Spectrum Brands' stock is trading up $0.25 today. To short Spectrum Brands 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 Spectrum Brands 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 Spectrum Brands?

A short squeeze for Spectrum Brands 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 SPB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Spectrum Brands' 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 SPB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.



This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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