Bancroft Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.18 (+0.57 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 04:15 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume167,275 shs
Average Volume21,785 shs
Market Capitalization$174.04 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield10.14%

Bancroft Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:BCV) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume700 shares
Previous Short Volume10,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-93.07%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$0.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateJune, 30 2021
Outstanding Shares5,518,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.01%
Today's Trading Volume167,275 shares
Average Trading Volume21,785 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average667.84%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Bancroft Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:BCV) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/2021700 shares $0.00 -93.1%N/A0.1 $0.00
6/15/202110,100 shares $0.00 -53.7%N/A0.7 $0.00
5/28/202121,800 shares $0.00 +186.8%N/A1.4 $0.00
5/14/20217,600 shares $0.00 +55.1%N/A0.4 $0.00
4/30/20214,900 shares $0.00 -51.5%N/A0.2 $0.00
4/15/202110,100 shares $315,928.00 +9.8%N/A0.4 $31.28
3/31/20219,200 shares $289,616.00 +33.3%N/A0.3 $31.48
3/15/20216,900 shares $209,967.00 +165.4%N/A0.2 $30.43
2/26/20212,600 shares $77,454.00 -81.7%N/A0.1 $29.79
2/12/202114,200 shares $420,178.00 -18.9%N/A0.4 $29.59
1/29/202117,500 shares $556,675.00 +230.2%N/A0.5 $31.81
1/15/20215,300 shares $185,500.00 -34.6%N/A0.2 $35.00
12/31/20208,100 shares $240,003.00 -1.2%N/A0.3 $29.63
12/15/20208,200 shares $233,864.00 -54.4%N/A0.3 $28.52
11/30/202018,000 shares $489,780.00 +221.4%N/A0.6 $27.21
11/15/20205,600 shares $152,096.00 +107.4%N/A0.2 $27.16
10/30/20202,700 shares $68,121.00 +80.0%N/A0.1 $25.23
10/15/20201,500 shares $39,390.00 +7.1%N/A0 $26.26
9/30/20201,400 shares $34,790.00 +1,300.0%N/A0.1 $24.85
9/15/20201,900 shares $48,374.00 +1,800.0%N/A0.1 $25.46
8/31/2020100 shares $2,506.00 -92.9%N/A0 $25.06
8/14/20201,400 shares $37,408.00 -87.4%N/A0.1 $26.72
7/31/202011,100 shares $297,369.00 -4.3%N/A0.7 $26.79
7/15/202011,600 shares $302,876.00 +480.0%N/A0.6 $26.11
6/30/20202,000 shares $52,400.00 -78.0%N/A0.1 $26.20

Bancroft Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:BCV) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Bancroft Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bancroft Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of June 30th, investors have sold 700 shares of BCV short. Learn More on Bancroft Fund's current short interest.

Is Bancroft Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bancroft Fund saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 700 shares, a drop of 93.1% from the previous total of 10,100 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 Bancroft Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Bancroft Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "investment offices, not elsewhere classified" compare to Bancroft Fund: Invesco California Value Municipal Income Trust (0.00%), BlackRock MuniHoldings California Quality Fund, Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (0.00%), The India Fund, Inc. (0.00%), VanEck Vectors Biotech ETF (0.00%), Western Asset Managed Municipals Fund Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock MuniAssets Fund, Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock MuniYield New York Quality Fund, Inc. (0.00%), Nuveen Pennsylvania Quality Municipal Income Fund (0.00%), and Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (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: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($8.32 billion), AstraZeneca PLC ($8.20 billion), Square, Inc. ($7.79 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($7.16 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.07 billion), Aon plc ($6.17 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.38 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.80 billion), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. ($4.28 billion), and Snowflake Inc. ($3.19 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Bancroft Fund stock?

Short selling BCV is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bancroft Fund as its price is falling. Bancroft Fund's stock is trading up $0.18 today. To short Bancroft 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 Bancroft 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 Bancroft Fund?

A short squeeze for Bancroft Fund 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 BCV, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bancroft 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 BCV, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2021.

This page was last updated on 7/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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