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NYSE:TKR

The Timken Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$81.46
+3.11 (+3.97 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 04:33 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$79.79
Now: $81.46
$82.64
50-Day Range
$72.79
MA: $78.76
$85.69
52-Week Range
$22.25
Now: $81.46
$86.44
Volume620,759 shs
Average Volume700,453 shs
Market Capitalization$6.17 billion
P/E Ratio18.02
Dividend Yield1.48%
Beta1.77

Short Interest

The Timken (NYSE:TKR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,270,000 shares
Previous Short Volume898,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+41.41%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$99.50 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.2
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares76,120,000 shares
Float Size66,670,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.90%
Today's Trading Volume620,759 shares
Average Trading Volume700,453 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-11.38%

Short Interest Over Time


The Timken (NYSE:TKR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20211,270,000 shares $99.50 million +41.4%1.9%2.2 $78.35
1/29/2021898,100 shares $66.55 million -2.4%1.4%1.6 $74.10
1/15/2021919,800 shares $70.94 million +14.9%1.4%1.7 $77.13
12/31/2020800,600 shares $67.48 million -5.8%1.2%1.6 $84.29
12/15/2020800,600 shares $62.29 million -5.8%1.2%1.6 $77.81
11/30/2020850,200 shares $65.37 million -30.3%1.3%1.6 $76.89
11/15/20201,220,000 shares $89.60 million -18.7%1.8%2.3 $73.44
10/30/20201,500,000 shares $106.61 million +5.6%2.3%2.9 $71.07
10/15/20201,420,000 shares $82.86 million +8.4%2.1%2.8 $58.35
9/30/20201,310,000 shares $78.17 million -1.5%2.0%0 $59.67
9/15/20201,330,000 shares $71.26 million +3.9%2.0%2.3 $53.58
8/31/20201,280,000 shares $71.03 million -1.5%1.9%2.2 $55.49
8/14/20201,300,000 shares $73.42 million +12.1%2.0%2.1 $56.48
7/31/20201,160,000 shares $64.10 million -14.7%1.8%1.8 $55.26
7/15/20201,360,000 shares $62.10 million -23.6%2.1%2.1 $45.66
6/30/20201,780,000 shares $83.96 million +33.8%2.7%2.6 $47.17
6/15/20201,330,000 shares $59.01 million -3.6%2.0%2 $44.37
5/29/20201,380,000 shares $58.48 million -18.3%2.1%1.9 $42.38
5/15/20201,690,000 shares $71.89 million +10.5%2.6%2.2 $42.54
4/30/20201,530,000 shares $67.41 million No Change2.3%1.9 $44.06
4/15/20201,530,000 shares $59.07 million No Change2.3%1.9 $38.61
3/31/20201,530,000 shares $53.37 million +7.5%2.3%2 $34.88
3/13/20201,422,800 shares $49.97 million +24.8%2.2%2.1 $35.12
2/28/20201,140,000 shares $28.80 million -21.9%1.7%1.7 $25.26
2/14/20201,460,000 shares $57.41 million +2.1%2.2%2.5 $39.32

The Timken (NYSE:TKR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is The Timken's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of The Timken shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, investors have sold 1,270,000 shares of TKR short. 1.90% of The Timken's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for The Timken?

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. The Timken currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for The Timken?

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. 1.90% of The Timken's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is The Timken's short interest increasing or decreasing?

The Timken saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 1,270,000 shares, an increase of 41.4% from the previous total of 898,100 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 The Timken's float size?

The Timken currently has issued a total of 75,711,000 shares. Some of The Timken'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. The Timken currently has a public float of 66,670,000 shares.

How does The Timken's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.90% of The Timken's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "industrial machinery" compare to The Timken: Illinois Tool Works Inc. (1.12%), Parker-Hannifin Co. (0.00%), Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (0.00%), Ingersoll Rand Inc. (0.00%), Xylem Inc. (1.35%), Dover Co. (1.01%), IDEX Co. (1.00%), Graco Inc. (0.92%), Nordson Co. (0.76%), and Snap-on Incorporated (5.95%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short The Timken stock?

Short selling TKR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from The Timken as its price is falling. The Timken's stock is trading up $3.11 today. To short The Timken 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 The Timken 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 The Timken?

A short squeeze for The Timken 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 TKR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is The Timken'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 TKR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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