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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
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DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
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Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
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Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$51.43
+1.71 (+3.44%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
4,670,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
5,340,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-12.55%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$192.99 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.7
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
285,640,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
1.63%
Today's Trading Volume
1,858,478 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,647,365 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
113%
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Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/20244,670,000 shares $192.99 million -12.6%N/A2.7 $41.33
1/31/20245,340,000 shares $224.71 million -7.9%N/A3 $42.08
1/15/20245,800,000 shares $282.17 million +4.5%N/A3.3 $48.65
12/31/20235,550,000 shares $334.22 million -1.8%N/A3.3 $60.22
12/15/20235,650,000 shares $323.01 million +3.7%N/A3.4 $57.17
11/30/20235,450,000 shares $273.75 million -10.2%N/A3.5 $50.23
11/15/20236,070,000 shares $312.39 million +38.3%N/A4 $51.47
10/31/20234,390,000 shares $212.52 million +13.7%N/A3.2 $48.41
10/15/20233,860,000 shares $221.72 million -1.5%N/A2.9 $57.44
9/30/20233,920,000 shares $233.91 million +11.4%N/A3 $59.67
9/15/20233,520,000 shares $216.34 million -0.3%N/A2.6 $61.46
8/31/20233,530,000 shares $220.91 million -1.1%N/A2.7 $62.58
8/15/20233,570,000 shares $232.73 million -2.7%N/A2.9 $65.19
7/31/20233,670,000 shares $270.44 million +6.1%N/A2.7 $73.69
7/15/20233,460,000 shares $270.50 million -3.9%N/A1.9 $78.18
6/30/20233,600,000 shares $261.43 million -0.8%N/A1.9 $72.62
6/15/20233,630,000 shares $261.32 million -2.9%N/A1.9 $71.99
5/31/20233,740,000 shares $240.00 million -7.9%N/A1.8 $64.17
5/15/20234,060,000 shares $297.88 million +9.1%N/A1.9 $73.37
4/30/20233,720,000 shares $251.03 million -6.1%N/A1.7 $67.48
4/15/20233,960,000 shares $313.63 million -5.9%N/A2 $79.20
3/31/20234,210,000 shares $341.26 million +2.9%N/A2.6 $81.06
3/15/20234,090,000 shares $297.02 million +11.4%N/A2.5 $72.62
2/28/20233,670,000 shares $325.71 million +28.3%N/A2.4 $88.75
2/15/20232,860,000 shares $269.50 million +10.9%N/A1.9 $94.23
1/31/20232,580,000 shares $251.65 million +43.3%N/A1.6 $97.54
1/15/20231,800,000 shares $150.61 million -20.7%N/A1.1 $83.67
12/30/20222,270,000 shares $181.24 million +43.7%N/A1.4 $79.84
12/15/20221,580,000 shares $134.06 million -10.2%N/A1 $84.85
11/30/20221,760,000 shares $174.52 million +15.0%N/A1.1 $99.16
11/15/20221,530,000 shares $156.83 million -32.0%N/A0.9 $102.50
10/31/20222,250,000 shares $210.78 million +7.1%N/A1.3 $93.68
10/15/20222,100,000 shares $173.54 million +22.1%N/A1.3 $82.64
9/30/20221,720,000 shares $156.09 million -5.0%N/A1.1 $90.75
9/15/20221,810,000 shares $189.18 million -26.1%N/A1.1 $104.52
8/31/20222,450,000 shares $244.22 million +8.9%N/A1.5 $99.68
8/15/20222,250,000 shares $250.67 million -16.0%N/A1.2 $111.41
7/31/20222,680,000 shares $263.63 million -10.4%N/A1.5 $98.37
7/15/20222,990,000 shares $254.33 million +17.3%N/A1.6 $85.06
6/30/20222,550,000 shares $213.00 million +9.9%N/A1.3 $83.53













SQM Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 15th, investors have sold 4,670,000 shares of SQM short. Learn More on Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

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. SQM shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile: Barclays PLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, UBS Group AG, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile saw a decrease in short interest during the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,670,000 shares, a decrease of 12.5% from the previous total of 5,340,000 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 Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile: Teck Resources Limited (1.61%), Bunge Global SA (2.70%), International Paper (2.13%), WestRock (4.42%), Gold Fields Limited (1.26%), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (2.09%), Albemarle Co. (10.35%), Suzano S.A. (0.20%), United States Steel Co. (8.14%), Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (6.00%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: 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 Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile stock?

Short selling SQM is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile as its price is falling. SQM shares are trading up $1.74 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 Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

A short squeeze for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile 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 SQM, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile'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 SQM, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NYSE:SQM) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff