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NYSE:VGI

Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$11.95
+0.15 (+1.27 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$11.80
Now: $11.95
$12.02
50-Day Range
$11.67
MA: $11.91
$12.24
52-Week Range
$6.80
Now: $11.95
$13.15
Volume58,800 shs
Average Volume56,445 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.12%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE:VGI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume6,100 shares
Previous Short Volume5,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+8.93%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$72,895.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Today's Trading Volume58,800 shares
Average Trading Volume56,445 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average4.17%

Short Interest Over Time


Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE:VGI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20216,100 shares $72,895.00 +8.9%N/A0.1 $11.95
1/29/20215,600 shares $67,648.00 No ChangeN/A0.1 $12.08
1/15/20215,600 shares $65,408.00 -76.7%N/A0.1 $11.68
12/31/20204,700 shares $55,319.00 -36.5%N/A0.1 $11.77
12/15/20204,700 shares $56,588.00 -36.5%N/A0.1 $12.04
11/30/20207,400 shares $86,950.00 -26.7%N/A0.2 $11.75
10/30/20207,800 shares $86,346.00 -8.2%N/A0.2 $11.07
10/15/20208,500 shares $92,735.00 -42.2%N/A0 $10.91
9/30/202014,700 shares $161,994.00 +86.1%N/A0.4 $11.02
9/15/20206,800 shares $73,780.00 -13.9%N/A0.2 $10.85
8/31/20207,900 shares $90,613.00 -20.2%N/A0.2 $11.47
8/14/20209,900 shares $115,038.00 -7.5%N/A0.2 $11.62
7/31/202010,700 shares $122,622.00 -7.8%N/A0.2 $11.46
7/15/202011,600 shares $131,080.00 -19.4%N/A0.2 $11.30
6/30/202014,400 shares $160,704.00 -42.4%N/A0.2 $11.16
6/15/202025,000 shares $276,500.00 +76.1%N/A0.3 $11.06
5/29/202014,200 shares $156,768.00 +84.4%N/A0.2 $11.04
5/15/20207,700 shares $81,543.00 -20.6%N/A0.1 $10.59
4/30/20209,700 shares $100,589.00 +15.5%N/A0.1 $10.37
4/15/20208,400 shares $83,496.00 -47.2%N/A0.1 $9.94
3/31/202015,900 shares $157,410.00 +179.0%N/A0.1 $9.90
3/13/20205,700 shares $58,482.00 No ChangeN/A0.1 $10.26
2/28/202073,800 shares $597,042.00 -18.4%N/A0.7 $8.09
2/14/202090,400 shares $1.05 million +416.6%N/A1.1 $11.64
1/31/202017,500 shares $225,050.00 +50.9%N/A0.2 $12.86

Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE:VGI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, investors have sold 6,100 shares of VGI short.

Is Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 6,100 shares, an increase of 8.9% from the previous total of 5,600 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 Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "investment trusts/mutual funds" compare to Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund: Aberdeen Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (0.00%), Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund (0.00%), Aberdeen International Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (0.00%), AllianceBernstein National Municipal Income Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Convertible & Income 2024 Target Term Fund (0.00%), Apollo Tactical Income Fund Inc. (0.00%), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock 2022 Global Income Opportunity Trust (0.00%), and BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, 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: 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 Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund stock?

Short selling VGI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund as its price is falling. Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund's stock is trading up $0.15 today. To short Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund 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 Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund 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 Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund?

A short squeeze for Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund 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 VGI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund'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 VGI, 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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