Tata Motors Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.70 (-3.50 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.32
50-Day Range
MA: $21.14
52-Week Range
Now: $19.32
Volume1.33 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.94 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Tata Motors (NYSE:TTM) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume8,060,000 shares
Previous Short Volume6,850,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+17.66%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$149.59 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.9
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares577,470,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.30%
Today's Trading Volume1,334,198 shares
Average Trading Volume2,002,346 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-33.37%

Short Interest Over Time

Tata Motors (NYSE:TTM) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20218,060,000 shares $149.59 million +17.7%N/A3.9 $18.56
3/15/20216,850,000 shares $139.74 million +14.9%N/A3.3 $20.40
2/26/20215,960,000 shares $130.58 million +58.5%N/A2.7 $21.91
2/12/20213,760,000 shares $82.68 million -5.8%N/A1.7 $21.99
1/29/20213,990,000 shares $88.74 million -21.5%N/A1.8 $22.24
1/15/20215,080,000 shares $94.28 million +7.2%N/A2.4 $18.56
12/31/20204,660,000 shares $74.09 million -0.9%N/A2.9 $15.90
12/15/20204,660,000 shares $61.98 million -0.9%N/A2.9 $13.30
11/30/20204,700,000 shares $57.25 million +4.0%N/A3 $12.18
11/15/20204,520,000 shares $53.97 million -12.1%N/A2.8 $11.94
10/30/20205,140,000 shares $51.55 million +8.0%N/A3.4 $10.03
10/15/20204,760,000 shares $45.12 million -16.3%N/A3 $9.48
9/30/20205,690,000 shares $51.67 million -5.6%N/A3.4 $9.08
9/15/20206,030,000 shares $52.16 million -10.8%N/A3.2 $8.65
8/31/20206,760,000 shares $65.91 million -6.4%N/A3.1 $9.75
8/14/20207,220,000 shares $70.54 million -9.2%N/A3 $9.77
7/31/20207,950,000 shares $65.35 million +5.7%N/A3 $8.22
7/15/20207,520,000 shares $51.29 million -8.0%N/A2.7 $6.82
6/30/20208,170,000 shares $56.13 million +6.5%N/A2.8 $6.87
6/15/20207,670,000 shares $51.39 million -28.8%N/A2.5 $6.70
5/29/202010,770,000 shares $72.27 million -9.0%N/A3.5 $6.71
5/15/202011,840,000 shares $67.61 million -11.4%N/A3.9 $5.71
4/30/202013,370,000 shares $77.68 million +2.3%N/A5 $5.81
4/15/202013,070,000 shares $76.46 million +46.5%2.3%5.2 $5.85
3/31/20208,920,000 shares $43.44 million -1.3%1.5%3.9 $4.87

Tata Motors (NYSE:TTM) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Tata Motors' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Tata Motors shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 8,060,000 shares of TTM short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Tata Motors?

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. Tata Motors currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is Tata Motors' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Tata Motors saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 8,060,000 shares, an increase of 17.7% from the previous total of 6,850,000 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 Tata Motors' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Tata Motors' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "motor vehicles & car bodies" compare to Tata Motors: Nio Inc - (0.00%), Ford Motor (2.11%), Ferrari (1.14%), PACCAR Inc (1.60%), Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (0.00%), XPeng Inc. (5.03%), Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Li Auto Inc. (2.91%), Subaru Co. (0.00%), and Oshkosh Co. (2.75%).

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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Tata Motors stock?

Short selling TTM is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Tata Motors as its price is falling. Tata Motors' stock is trading down $0.70 today. To short Tata Motors 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 Tata Motors 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 Tata Motors?

A short squeeze for Tata Motors 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 TTM, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Tata Motors' 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 TTM, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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