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Vector Group (VGR) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$10.84
+0.04 (+0.37%)
(As of 05/24/2024 07:00 PM ET)

Vector Group Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
3,350,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
3,150,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+6.35%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$34.66 million
Short Interest Ratio
2.9 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
157,420,000 shares
Float Size
134,820,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
2.48%
Today's Trading Volume
672,000 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,077,422 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
62%
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VGR Short Interest Over Time

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Vector Group Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20243,350,000 shares $34.66 million +6.4%2.5%2.9 $10.35
4/15/20243,150,000 shares $31.28 million +11.3%2.3%3 $9.93
3/31/20242,830,000 shares $31.02 million -17.0%2.1%2.7 $10.96
3/15/20243,410,000 shares $36.79 million +30.7%2.5%3.4 $10.79
2/29/20242,610,000 shares $29.13 million +15.0%1.9%2.6 $11.16
2/15/20242,270,000 shares $25.63 million -8.5%1.7%2.3 $11.29
1/31/20242,480,000 shares $25.97 million +5.5%1.9%2.9 $10.47
1/15/20242,350,000 shares $25.66 million +11.9%1.8%2.9 $10.92
12/31/20232,100,000 shares $23.69 million -21.9%1.6%2.8 $11.28
12/15/20232,690,000 shares $30.24 million -3.2%2.0%3.6 $11.24
11/30/20232,780,000 shares $29.77 million +4.1%2.1%3.9 $10.71
11/15/20232,670,000 shares $28.62 million +16.1%2.0%3.9 $10.72
10/31/20232,300,000 shares $23.64 million +12.8%1.7%3.3 $10.28
10/15/20232,040,000 shares $22.15 million -28.2%1.5%2.9 $10.86
9/30/20232,840,000 shares $30.22 million +9.7%2.1%4 $10.64
9/15/20232,590,000 shares $28.02 million -5.1%1.9%3.8 $10.82
8/31/20232,730,000 shares $29.24 million +6.6%2.0%3.9 $10.71
8/15/20232,560,000 shares $27.26 million +14.8%1.9%3.7 $10.65
7/31/20232,230,000 shares $29.26 million -14.6%1.7%3.3 $13.12
7/15/20232,610,000 shares $34.40 million -7.5%2.0%4 $13.18
6/30/20232,820,000 shares $36.12 million -12.4%2.1%4.2 $12.81
6/15/20233,220,000 shares $41.60 million +29.8%2.4%4.6 $12.92
5/31/20232,480,000 shares $29.04 million +19.2%1.9%3.1 $11.71
5/15/20232,080,000 shares $23.28 million -8.4%1.6%2.4 $11.19
4/30/20232,270,000 shares $28.92 million -10.6%1.7%2.6 $12.74
4/15/20232,540,000 shares $32.31 million +12.9%1.9%3 $12.72
3/31/20232,250,000 shares $27.02 million -35.2%1.7%2.7 $12.01
3/15/20233,470,000 shares $41.61 million +7.4%2.6%3.9 $11.99
2/28/20233,230,000 shares $42.86 million +7.3%2.4%3.9 $13.27
2/15/20233,010,000 shares $39.13 million +4.9%2.3%3.8 $13.00
1/31/20232,870,000 shares $37.17 million +3.2%2.2%3.6 $12.95
1/15/20232,780,000 shares $34.64 million +18.3%2.1%3.4 $12.46
12/30/20222,350,000 shares $27.87 million +62.1%1.8%2.8 $11.86
12/15/20221,450,000 shares $16.36 million +2.8%1.1%1.7 $11.28
11/30/20221,410,000 shares $15.65 million -58.9%1.1%1.9 $11.10
11/15/20223,430,000 shares $36.63 million -28.7%2.6%4.5 $10.68
10/31/20224,810,000 shares $51.08 million No Change3.7%6.4 $10.62
10/15/20224,810,000 shares $44.73 million +23.3%3.7%6.6 $9.30
9/30/20223,900,000 shares $34.36 million +9.6%3.0%5.5 $8.81
9/15/20223,560,000 shares $32.68 million -3.0%2.7%5.1 $9.18
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8/31/20223,670,000 shares $35.97 million -14.1%2.8%5.3 $9.80
8/15/20224,270,000 shares $46.33 million -7.2%3.3%6.3 $10.85
7/31/20224,600,000 shares $51.24 million +11.7%3.5%6.2 $11.14
7/15/20224,120,000 shares $41.24 million +14.4%3.1%5.4 $10.01
6/30/20223,600,000 shares $37.80 million -10.7%2.8%4.4 $10.50
6/15/20224,030,000 shares $43.73 million +11.9%3.7%4.3 $10.85
5/31/20223,600,000 shares $44.32 million -11.1%2.8%3.8 $12.31
5/15/20224,050,000 shares $47.95 million -11.4%3.1%4 $11.84
4/30/20224,570,000 shares $58.13 million +12.3%3.5%4.9 $12.72
4/15/20224,070,000 shares $52.14 million +13.1%3.1%4.3 $12.81
3/31/20223,600,000 shares $43.34 million -9.1%2.8%3.8 $12.04
3/15/20223,960,000 shares $41.58 million +1.0%3.1%3.8 $10.50
2/28/20223,920,000 shares $43.94 million -1.3%3.0%3.5 $11.21
2/15/20223,970,000 shares $46.01 million +32.3%3.1%3.5 $11.59
1/31/20223,000,000 shares $33.33 million +22.0%2.3%2.5 $11.11
1/15/20222,460,000 shares $28.78 million +8.4%1.9%2.2 $11.70
12/31/20212,270,000 shares $26.06 million -37.8%1.7%2.1 $11.48
12/15/20213,650,000 shares $57.05 million +45.4%2.8%4.3 $15.63
11/30/20212,510,000 shares $39.01 million +0.8%1.9%3.5 $15.54
11/15/20212,490,000 shares $41.83 million -4.6%1.9%3.6 $16.80
10/29/20212,610,000 shares $34.61 million -18.4%2.0%4.8 $13.26
10/15/20213,200,000 shares $43.78 million -9.9%2.5%6.3 $13.68
9/30/20213,550,000 shares $45.26 million -6.6%2.7%7 $12.75
9/15/20213,800,000 shares $47.65 million +3.0%2.9%7.5 $12.54
8/31/20213,690,000 shares $55.42 million +14.2%2.8%7.7 $15.02
8/13/20213,230,000 shares $47.00 million +0.6%2.5%6 $14.55
7/30/20213,210,000 shares $42.89 million -1.5%2.5%5.3 $13.36
7/15/20213,260,000 shares $44.43 million -0.3%2.5%4.9 $13.63
6/30/20213,270,000 shares $46.24 million -7.6%2.5%4.9 $14.14
6/15/20213,540,000 shares $49.81 million -13.2%2.7%5.2 $14.07
5/28/20214,080,000 shares $56.10 million +2.8%3.1%5.8 $13.75
5/14/20213,970,000 shares $54.75 million +4.2%3.0%5.7 $13.79
4/30/20213,810,000 shares $49.45 million +10.1%2.9%5.1 $12.98
4/15/20213,460,000 shares $49.75 million +2.7%2.7%4.5 $14.38
3/31/20213,370,000 shares $47.69 million -15.5%2.6%4.4 $14.15
3/15/20213,990,000 shares $59.69 million +23.5%3.1%4.7 $14.96
2/26/20213,230,000 shares $45.12 million -11.3%2.5%4 $13.97
2/12/20213,640,000 shares $50.05 million -10.3%2.8%4.7 $13.75
1/29/20214,060,000 shares $48.44 million -6.7%3.1%5.4 $11.93
1/15/20214,350,000 shares $53.42 million -9.8%3.4%6 $12.28
12/31/20204,820,000 shares $56.39 million +30.3%3.7%6.9 $11.70
12/15/20203,700,000 shares $47.25 million -0.5%2.9%5.3 $12.77
11/30/20203,720,000 shares $41.92 million -11.6%2.9%5.4 $11.27
10/30/20205,060,000 shares $46.86 million -5.4%4.0%7.1 $9.26
10/15/20205,350,000 shares $55.53 million +10.3%4.2%7.6 $10.38
9/30/20204,850,000 shares $47.00 million +9.5%3.8%6.3 $9.69
9/15/20204,430,000 shares $46.52 million -13.8%3.5%5 $10.50
8/31/20205,140,000 shares $51.76 million +6.2%4.1%5.3 $10.07
8/14/20204,840,000 shares $50.43 million -27.3%3.8%4.6 $10.42
7/31/20206,660,000 shares $58.74 million -4.9%5.3%6 $8.82
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7/15/20207,000,000 shares $62.79 million +2.6%5.5%6.2 $8.97
6/30/20206,820,000 shares $68.88 million +12.0%5.4%5.7 $10.10
6/15/20206,090,000 shares $69.73 million -6.0%4.8%5.1 $11.45
5/29/20206,480,000 shares $74.07 million -20.2%5.2%4.6 $11.43
5/15/20208,120,000 shares $88.18 million +2.3%6.4%5.4 $10.86
4/30/20207,940,000 shares $87.10 million -2.3%6.5%5.6 $10.97
4/15/20208,130,000 shares $81.63 million -15.3%6.7%5.9 $10.04
3/31/20209,600,000 shares $90.43 million -9.0%7.9%7.4 $9.42
3/13/202010,543,200 shares $110.28 million -23.0%8.7%8.6 $10.46
2/28/202013,690,000 shares $140.32 million +3.3%11.3%11.2 $10.25
2/14/202013,250,000 shares $152.11 million -1.2%10.9%12.3 $11.48
1/31/202013,410,000 shares $166.69 million +0.7%11.1%12.1 $12.43
1/15/202013,320,000 shares $180.22 million +4.4%11.0%11 $13.53
12/31/201912,760,000 shares $169.07 million +1.4%10.5%10.6 $13.25
8/15/201912,288,900 shares $155.70 million +6.9%11.4%6.7 $12.67

VGR Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vector Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Vector Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, traders have sold 3,350,000 shares of VGR short. 2.48% of Vector Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Vector Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Vector Group?

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. VGR shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on Vector Group's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Vector Group?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Vector Group: PEAK6 Investments LLC, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Vector Group?

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. 2.48% of Vector Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Vector Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Vector Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,350,000 shares, an increase of 6.3% from the previous total of 3,150,000 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.

What is Vector Group's float size?

Vector Group currently has issued a total of 157,420,000 shares. Some of Vector Group'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. Vector Group currently has a public float of 134,820,000 shares.

How does Vector Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.48% of Vector Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "multi-sector conglomerates" compare to Vector Group: Atlanta Braves Holdings, Inc. (2.49%), Falcon's Beyond Global, Inc. (2.13%), Atlanta Braves Holdings, Inc. (2.12%), Steel Partners Holdings L.P. (0.03%), LSB Industries, Inc. (2.91%), Worthington Enterprises, Inc. (3.68%), National Presto Industries, Inc. (1.38%), Griffon Co. (4.12%), IAC Inc. (3.26%), Federal Signal Co. (1.27%),

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. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Vector Group stock?

Short selling VGR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Vector Group as its price is falling. VGR shares are trading up $0.04 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 Vector Group?

A short squeeze for Vector Group 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 VGR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Vector Group'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 VGR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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