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U.S. Bancorp (USB) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$41.36
+0.01 (+0.02%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

U.S. Bancorp Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
21,340,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
24,960,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-14.50%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$886.46 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.2
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
1,558,133,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
1.37%
Today's Trading Volume
6,424,510 shares
Average Trading Volume
8,876,554 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
72%
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U.S. Bancorp Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/202421,340,000 shares $886.46 million -14.5%N/A2.2 $41.54
1/15/202424,960,000 shares $1.05 billion +10.1%N/A2.4 $42.15
12/31/202322,670,000 shares $981.16 million -2.0%N/A2.1 $43.28
12/15/202323,120,000 shares $1.04 billion -11.3%N/A2 $45.02
11/30/202326,070,000 shares $993.79 million -9.5%N/A2.2 $38.12
11/15/202328,810,000 shares $1.07 billion -6.3%N/A2.4 $37.18
10/31/202330,740,000 shares $979.99 million -7.3%N/A2.5 $31.88
10/15/202333,150,000 shares $1.07 billion -12.9%N/A2.7 $32.17
9/30/202338,070,000 shares $1.26 billion +18.8%N/A3.1 $33.06
9/15/202332,050,000 shares $1.13 billion +0.9%N/A2.6 $35.15
8/31/202331,750,000 shares $1.16 billion -4.2%N/A2.5 $36.53
8/15/202333,130,000 shares $1.25 billion -17.7%N/A2.5 $37.64
7/31/202340,250,000 shares $1.60 billion -2.4%N/A2.8 $39.68
7/15/202341,230,000 shares $1.46 billion +2.3%N/A2.5 $35.33
6/30/202340,300,000 shares $1.33 billion +7.3%N/A2.4 $33.02
6/15/202337,560,000 shares $1.25 billion -1.9%N/A2.2 $33.29
5/31/202338,300,000 shares $1.15 billion -11.4%N/A1.9 $29.90
5/15/202343,240,000 shares $1.28 billion +20.7%N/A2.3 $29.65
4/30/202335,840,000 shares $1.23 billion +38.2%N/A2.1 $34.28
4/15/202325,930,000 shares $906.77 million +1.1%N/A1.8 $34.97
3/31/202325,640,000 shares $924.32 million +109.3%N/A2 $36.05
3/15/202312,250,000 shares $434.14 million +33.6%N/A1 $35.44
2/28/20239,170,000 shares $437.68 million -11.1%N/A1.1 $47.73
2/15/202310,320,000 shares $506.51 million -1.2%N/A1.2 $49.08
1/31/202310,450,000 shares $520.41 million -16.5%N/A1.1 $49.80
1/15/202312,510,000 shares $592.10 million +17.2%N/A1.2 $47.33
12/30/202210,670,000 shares $465.32 million +2.6%0.7%1 $43.61
12/15/202210,400,000 shares $445.54 million -4.6%0.7%1 $42.84
11/30/202210,900,000 shares $494.75 million -6.0%0.7%1.1 $45.39
11/15/202211,600,000 shares $507.73 million -1.4%0.8%1.2 $43.77
10/31/202211,760,000 shares $499.21 million +0.8%0.8%1.3 $42.45
10/15/202211,670,000 shares $499.01 million +22.5%0.8%1.4 $42.76
9/30/20229,530,000 shares $384.25 million -14.8%0.6%1.3 $40.32
9/15/202211,180,000 shares $512.83 million +4.1%0.8%1.7 $45.87
8/31/202210,740,000 shares $489.85 million +0.4%0.7%1.7 $45.61
8/15/202210,700,000 shares $525.16 million -4.6%0.7%1.6 $49.08
7/31/202211,210,000 shares $529.11 million -9.2%0.8%1.6 $47.20
7/15/202212,340,000 shares $574.67 million +5.4%N/A1.7 $46.57
6/30/202211,710,000 shares $538.89 million +6.6%N/A1.6 $46.02
6/15/202210,990,000 shares $509.50 million -8.7%N/A1.4 $46.36













USB Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is U.S. Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of U.S. Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 21,340,000 shares of USB short. Learn More on U.S. Bancorp's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for U.S. Bancorp?

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. USB shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on U.S. Bancorp's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting U.S. Bancorp?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of U.S. Bancorp: Readystate Asset Management LP, Bluefin Capital Management LLC, GTS Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., HAP Trading LLC, Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, III Capital Management, Nomura Holdings Inc., Cresset Asset Management LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., PEAK6 Investments LLC, Optiver Holding B.V., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, IMC Chicago LLC, Bayview Asset Management LLC, One River Asset Management LLC, UBS Group AG, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., M&T Bank Corp, Simplex Trading LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, Cutler Group LLC CA, Shaolin Capital Management LLC, One River Asset Management LLC, and Citigroup Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is U.S. Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

U.S. Bancorp saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 21,340,000 shares, a decrease of 14.5% from the previous total of 24,960,000 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 U.S. Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to U.S. Bancorp: Wells Fargo & Company (0.85%), The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (1.53%), Capital One Financial Co. (1.60%), Truist Financial Co. (1.11%), Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (0.02%), Citigroup Inc. (1.28%), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (2.21%), Regions Financial Co. (3.21%), Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. (0.06%), Aon plc (0.92%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short U.S. Bancorp stock?

Short selling USB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from U.S. Bancorp as its price is falling. USB shares are trading up $0.01 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 U.S. Bancorp?

A short squeeze for U.S. Bancorp 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 USB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is U.S. Bancorp'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 USB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:USB) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff