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NYSE:ZTS

Zoetis Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$223.33
+0.14 (+0.06%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$220.48
$226.11
50-Day Range
$192.77
$226.43
52-Week Range
$141.41
$228.89
Volume
1.48 million shs
Average Volume
1.73 million shs
Market Capitalization
$105.66 billion
P/E Ratio
53.81
Dividend Yield
0.45%
Beta
0.66

Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
2,510,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
2,830,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-11.31%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$542.31 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
1.8
Last Record Date
November, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares
473,126,000 shares
Float Size
472,520,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.53%
Today's Trading Volume
1,479,406 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,731,751 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-14.57%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
11/15/20212,510,000 shares $542.31 million -11.3%0.5%1.8 $216.06
10/29/20212,830,000 shares $611.85 million -4.4%0.6%2.1 $216.20
10/15/20212,960,000 shares $598.57 million -19.8%0.6%2.2 $202.22
9/30/20213,690,000 shares $716.38 million +11.1%0.8%2.5 $194.14
9/15/20213,320,000 shares $677.15 million +12.5%0.7%2.2 $203.96
8/31/20212,950,000 shares $603.45 million +2.4%0.6%1.9 $204.56
8/13/20212,880,000 shares $580.26 million -1.4%0.6%1.7 $201.48
7/30/20212,920,000 shares $591.88 million -14.4%0.6%1.7 $202.70
7/15/20213,410,000 shares $682.82 million -20.1%0.7%1.9 $200.24
6/30/20214,270,000 shares $795.76 million +11.5%0.9%2.4 $186.36
6/15/20213,830,000 shares $711.12 million +3.5%0.8%2.2 $185.67
5/28/20213,700,000 shares $653.72 million -9.5%0.8%2.1 $176.68
5/14/20214,090,000 shares $698.78 million +14.3%0.9%2.1 $170.85
4/30/20213,580,000 shares $624.78 million -21.5%0.8%1.7 $174.52
4/15/20214,560,000 shares $743.64 million -2.8%1.0%2.2 $163.08
3/31/20214,690,000 shares $736.52 million +29.6%1.0%2.2 $157.04
3/15/20213,620,000 shares $552.30 million +12.4%0.8%1.8 $152.57
2/26/20213,220,000 shares $503.87 million +1.6%0.7%1.7 $156.48
2/12/20213,170,000 shares $521.27 million -14.1%0.7%1.8 $164.44
1/29/20213,690,000 shares $577.60 million +34.2%0.8%2.1 $156.53
1/15/20212,750,000 shares $442.64 million -9.2%0.6%1.6 $160.96
12/31/20203,030,000 shares $497.74 million -17.4%0.6%1.8 $164.27
12/15/20203,670,000 shares $585.37 million +16.1%0.8%2.1 $159.50
11/30/20203,160,000 shares $510.25 million -0.6%0.7%1.8 $161.47
10/30/20203,620,000 shares $583.51 million -9.3%0.8%2.2 $161.19

Institutional Investors Shorting Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Zoetis. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
11/16/2021BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA4141No Change$796.00
11/16/2021Jane Street Group LLC13,90018,700+34.5%$3.63 thousand
11/16/2021Two Sigma Investments LPN/A8,800N/A$1.71 thousand
11/16/2021UBS Group AG300700+133.3%$136.00
11/16/2021Millennium Management LLC75,00013,600-81.9%$2.64 thousand
11/16/2021Citadel Advisors LLC183,800182,700-0.6%$35.47 thousand
11/15/2021Point72 Hong Kong Ltd10,20011,100+8.8%$2.16 thousand
11/15/2021Pura Vida Investments LLC50,00060,000+20.0%$11.65 thousand
11/15/2021Capstone Investment Advisors LLC411,700502,700+22.1%$97.59 thousand
11/15/2021HighTower Advisors LLC75,90044,200-41.8%$262.00
11/12/2021Hsbc Holdings PLC32,20032,200No Change$6.29 thousand
11/12/2021Capital Fund Management S.A.N/A40,400N/A$7.84 thousand
11/12/2021Wolverine Trading LLC24,30012,000-50.6%$2.34 thousand
11/10/2021Allianz Asset Management GmbH11,20013,400+19.6%$2.60 thousand
11/9/2021Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.N/A0N/A$0.00
11/4/2021Tortoise Investment Management LLCN/A300N/A$2.00
11/2/2021QVR LLC2,9006,500+124.1%$1.26 thousand
11/2/2021CenterStar Asset Management LLC19,60010,700-45.4%$2.05 thousand
10/19/2021SpiderRock Advisors LLC2,7000-100.0%$0.00
9/13/2021Bank of America Corp DE28,00028,700+2.5%$5.35 thousand
9/10/2021HBK Investments L P6,3000-100.0%$0.00













Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Zoetis' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Zoetis shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of November 15th, traders have sold 2,510,000 shares of ZTS short. 0.53% of Zoetis' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Zoetis' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Zoetis?

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. Zoetis currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Zoetis

Which institutional investors are shorting Zoetis?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Zoetis: BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Jane Street Group LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, UBS Group AG, Millennium Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Hong Kong Ltd, Pura Vida Investments LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, HighTower Advisors LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Wolverine Trading LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Tortoise Investment Management LLC, QVR LLC, CenterStar Asset Management LLC, SpiderRock Advisors LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, and HBK Investments L P. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Zoetis?

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. 0.53% of Zoetis' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Zoetis' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Zoetis saw a drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,510,000 shares, a drop of 11.3% from the previous total of 2,830,000 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 Zoetis' float size?

Zoetis currently has issued a total of 473,126,000 shares. Some of Zoetis' 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. Zoetis currently has a public float of 472,520,000 shares.

How does Zoetis' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.53% of Zoetis' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "pharmaceuticals" compare to Zoetis: Johnson & Johnson (0.00%), Pfizer Inc. (0.00%), Eli Lilly and Company (0.90%), AbbVie Inc. (0.80%), Merck & Co., Inc. (0.88%), Bristol-Myers Squibb (0.92%), Royalty Pharma plc (1.94%), Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited (2.70%), Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (6.92%), and Perrigo Company plc (3.91%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($11.06 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($8.74 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.66 billion), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ($5.43 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.23 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($3.46 billion), DoorDash, Inc. ($3.41 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.84 billion), Etsy, Inc. ($2.76 billion), and Zscaler, Inc. ($2.62 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Zoetis stock?

Short selling ZTS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Zoetis as its price is falling. Zoetis' stock is trading up $0.14 today. To short Zoetis 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 Zoetis 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 Zoetis?

A short squeeze for Zoetis 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 ZTS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Zoetis' 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 ZTS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is November, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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