S&P 500   3,827.47 (-0.05%)
DOW   31,125.26 (-0.88%)
QQQ   316.43 (+1.15%)
AAPL   123.93 (+2.43%)
MSFT   233.39 (+1.92%)
FB   261.15 (+2.54%)
GOOGL   2,029.95 (+0.69%)
AMZN   3,087.85 (+1.00%)
TSLA   685.45 (+0.47%)
NVDA   547.74 (+2.90%)
BABA   241.71 (+0.64%)
CGC   32.96 (-0.75%)
GE   12.49 (-2.12%)
MU   90.91 (+3.17%)
NIO   46.61 (-0.43%)
AMD   85.01 (+3.14%)
T   28.47 (-0.56%)
F   11.72 (-0.34%)
ACB   10.86 (+0.37%)
DIS   186.10 (-2.56%)
BA   214.11 (-1.08%)
NFLX   548.68 (+0.36%)
BAC   35.03 (-2.50%)
S&P 500   3,827.47 (-0.05%)
DOW   31,125.26 (-0.88%)
QQQ   316.43 (+1.15%)
AAPL   123.93 (+2.43%)
MSFT   233.39 (+1.92%)
FB   261.15 (+2.54%)
GOOGL   2,029.95 (+0.69%)
AMZN   3,087.85 (+1.00%)
TSLA   685.45 (+0.47%)
NVDA   547.74 (+2.90%)
BABA   241.71 (+0.64%)
CGC   32.96 (-0.75%)
GE   12.49 (-2.12%)
MU   90.91 (+3.17%)
NIO   46.61 (-0.43%)
AMD   85.01 (+3.14%)
T   28.47 (-0.56%)
F   11.72 (-0.34%)
ACB   10.86 (+0.37%)
DIS   186.10 (-2.56%)
BA   214.11 (-1.08%)
NFLX   548.68 (+0.36%)
BAC   35.03 (-2.50%)
S&P 500   3,827.47 (-0.05%)
DOW   31,125.26 (-0.88%)
QQQ   316.43 (+1.15%)
AAPL   123.93 (+2.43%)
MSFT   233.39 (+1.92%)
FB   261.15 (+2.54%)
GOOGL   2,029.95 (+0.69%)
AMZN   3,087.85 (+1.00%)
TSLA   685.45 (+0.47%)
NVDA   547.74 (+2.90%)
BABA   241.71 (+0.64%)
CGC   32.96 (-0.75%)
GE   12.49 (-2.12%)
MU   90.91 (+3.17%)
NIO   46.61 (-0.43%)
AMD   85.01 (+3.14%)
T   28.47 (-0.56%)
F   11.72 (-0.34%)
ACB   10.86 (+0.37%)
DIS   186.10 (-2.56%)
BA   214.11 (-1.08%)
NFLX   548.68 (+0.36%)
BAC   35.03 (-2.50%)
S&P 500   3,827.47 (-0.05%)
DOW   31,125.26 (-0.88%)
QQQ   316.43 (+1.15%)
AAPL   123.93 (+2.43%)
MSFT   233.39 (+1.92%)
FB   261.15 (+2.54%)
GOOGL   2,029.95 (+0.69%)
AMZN   3,087.85 (+1.00%)
TSLA   685.45 (+0.47%)
NVDA   547.74 (+2.90%)
BABA   241.71 (+0.64%)
CGC   32.96 (-0.75%)
GE   12.49 (-2.12%)
MU   90.91 (+3.17%)
NIO   46.61 (-0.43%)
AMD   85.01 (+3.14%)
T   28.47 (-0.56%)
F   11.72 (-0.34%)
ACB   10.86 (+0.37%)
DIS   186.10 (-2.56%)
BA   214.11 (-1.08%)
NFLX   548.68 (+0.36%)
BAC   35.03 (-2.50%)
Log in
NYSEAMERICAN:DSS

Document Security Systems Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$3.46
-0.12 (-3.35 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 10:57 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$3.40
Now: $3.46
$3.65
50-Day Range
$4.78
MA: $5.69
$6.80
52-Week Range
$3.00
Now: $3.46
$15.60
Volume90,217 shs
Average Volume4.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$46.72 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.08

Short Interest

Document Security Systems (NYSEAMERICAN:DSS) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume638,600 shares
Previous Short Volume420,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+51.72%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.60 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares29,200,000 shares
Float Size9,570,000 shares
Short Percent of Float6.67%
Today's Trading Volume90,217 shares
Average Trading Volume4,654,152 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-98.06%

Short Interest Over Time


Document Security Systems (NYSEAMERICAN:DSS) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/2021638,600 shares $2.60 million +51.7%6.7%0.4 $4.07
1/15/2021420,900 shares $1.72 million -5.9%4.8%0.2 $4.08
12/31/2020349,600 shares $2.29 million +5.4%8.4%0.2 $6.54
12/15/2020349,600 shares $2.25 million +5.4%8.4%0.2 $6.45
11/30/2020331,700 shares $2.26 million -10.4%8.0%0.2 $6.80
11/15/2020370,300 shares $1.99 million -34.8%9.5%0.2 $5.37
10/30/2020568,300 shares $2.89 million +130.7%14.5%0.2 $5.09
10/15/2020246,300 shares $1.48 million +43.5%7.8%0.1 $6.01
9/30/2020171,600 shares $731,016.00 +2.1%4.7%0.3 $4.26
9/15/2020168,000 shares $752,640.00 -2.5%4.6%0.2 $4.48
8/31/2020172,300 shares $966,603.00 -10.1%4.7%0.2 $5.61
8/14/2020191,600 shares $1.36 million +46.7%4.2%0.2 $7.10
7/31/2020130,600 shares $946,850.00 -33.0%2.9%0.2 $7.25
7/15/2020195,000 shares $1.56 million +276.5%6.7%0.3 $7.98
6/30/202051,800 shares $409,220.00 -5.0%2.9%0.1 $7.90
6/15/202054,500 shares $441,995.00 -44.6%3.2%0.2 $8.11
5/29/202098,300 shares $833,584.00 +78.4%7.9%0.3 $8.48
5/15/202055,100 shares $410,495.00 -96.0%4.4%0.2 $7.45
4/30/20201,370,000 shares $10.29 million +89.9%N/A5 $7.51
4/15/2020721,300 shares $5.78 million +336.6%N/A0.1 $8.01
3/31/2020165,200 shares $54,516.00 -52.8%N/A0 $0.33
3/13/2020349,700 shares $73,437.00 -16.8%N/A0.2 $0.21
2/28/2020420,500 shares $88,305.00 -8.8%4.3%0.2 $0.21
2/14/2020461,000 shares $78,370.00 +142.3%2.2%0.4 $0.17
1/31/2020190,300 shares $39,963.00 +19.5%0.9%1.3 $0.21

Document Security Systems (NYSEAMERICAN:DSS) Short Interest FAQ

speech bubbles
speech bubbles











What is Document Security Systems' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Document Security Systems shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 638,600 shares of DSS short. 6.67% of Document Security Systems' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Document Security Systems?

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. 6.67% of Document Security Systems' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Document Security Systems' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Document Security Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 638,600 shares, an increase of 51.7% from the previous total of 420,900 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 Document Security Systems' float size?

Document Security Systems currently has issued a total of 13,503,000 shares. Some of Document Security Systems' 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. Document Security Systems currently has a public float of 9,570,000 shares.

How does Document Security Systems' short interest compare to its competitors?

6.67% of Document Security Systems' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "business services" compare to Document Security Systems: Cinedigm Corp. (2.82%), PRGX Global, Inc. (1.00%), Zovio Inc (4.63%), East Stone Acquisition Co. (0.09%), Information Services Group, Inc. (1.45%), Molecular Data Inc. (0.40%), 36Kr Holdings Inc. (0.00%), Tarena International, Inc. (0.91%), Usio, Inc. (0.93%), and Black Diamond Group Limited (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: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Document Security Systems stock?

Short selling DSS is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Document Security Systems as its price is falling. Document Security Systems' stock is trading down $0.12 today. To short Document Security Systems 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 Document Security Systems 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 Document Security Systems?

A short squeeze for Document Security Systems 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 DSS, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Document Security Systems' 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 DSS, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.



This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.