Palatin Technologies (PTN) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$2.00
-0.04 (-1.96%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

Palatin Technologies Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
1,320,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
1,390,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-5.04%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$2.46 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.1
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
16,140,000 shares
Float Size
15,440,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
8.55%
Today's Trading Volume
98,444 shares
Average Trading Volume
228,504 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
43%
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Palatin Technologies Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/20241,320,000 shares $2.46 million -5.0%8.6%2.1 $1.86
4/15/20241,390,000 shares $2.53 million -4.8%9.0%2.1 $1.82
3/31/20241,460,000 shares $0.00 +0.7%9.5%2.1 $0.00
3/15/20241,450,000 shares $2.23 million +25.0%9.4%2.6 $1.54
2/29/20241,160,000 shares $2.33 million +114.1%7.6%2.1 $2.01
2/15/2024541,700 shares $0.00 +15.5%3.5%1.3 $0.00
1/31/2024469,100 shares $1.97 million -16.5%3.1%1.4 $4.21
1/15/2024561,600 shares $0.00 +39.2%4.3%2.2 $0.00
12/31/2023403,600 shares $0.00 -27.0%3.1%1.7 $0.00
12/15/2023552,500 shares $1.46 million -12.3%4.2%3.1 $2.65
11/30/2023629,800 shares $1.26 million -5.7%4.8%4.8 $2.00
11/15/2023667,700 shares $0.00 -10.8%4.9%5.8 $0.00
10/31/2023748,300 shares $0.00 +40.1%5.5%6.4 $0.00
10/15/2023534,300 shares $0.00 +5.4%4.7%4.1 $0.00
9/30/2023506,800 shares $0.00 +14.9%4.5%5.5 $0.00
9/15/2023441,000 shares $0.00 +17.8%4.2%5.2 $0.00
8/31/2023374,500 shares $0.00 -4.5%3.6%4.8 $0.00
8/15/2023392,300 shares $984,673.00 -2.2%3.7%5.2 $2.51
7/31/2023401,100 shares $858,354.00 -2.8%3.8%5.4 $2.14
7/15/2023412,600 shares $0.00 +0.2%3.9%7.2 $0.00
6/30/2023411,700 shares $0.00 +5.1%3.9%7.5 $0.00
6/15/2023391,900 shares $877,856.00 +22.2%3.7%6.5 $2.24
5/31/2023320,700 shares $785,715.00 -6.1%3.1%5 $2.45
5/15/2023341,500 shares $0.00 +5.4%3.3%4.9 $0.00
4/30/2023324,100 shares $0.00 +0.1%3.2%4.3 $0.00
4/15/2023323,900 shares $858,335.00 -3.8%3.2%4.3 $2.65
3/31/2023336,700 shares $925,925.00 -0.2%3.3%4.2 $2.75
3/15/2023337,300 shares $0.00 +2.0%3.3%3.8 $0.00
2/28/2023330,700 shares $1.05 million -6.4%3.3%3.9 $3.17
2/15/2023353,300 shares $0.00 +2.7%3.5%4.5 $0.00
1/31/2023344,100 shares $1.37 million -12.5%3.4%5.2 $3.98
1/15/2023393,200 shares $0.00 +52.9%3.8%6 $0.00
12/30/2022257,200 shares $658,432.00 +32.0%2.5%4.7 $2.56
12/15/2022194,800 shares $0.00 +2.2%1.9%4.7 $0.00
11/30/2022190,600 shares $752,870.00 +2.8%1.9%3 $3.95
11/15/2022185,400 shares $0.00 -7.9%1.8%2 $0.00
10/31/2022201,300 shares $1.12 million +10.7%2.0%2.1 $5.55
10/15/2022181,800 shares $0.00 +7.5%2.0%1.9 $0.00
9/30/2022169,100 shares $1.00 million +45.0%1.8%1.9 $5.92
9/15/2022116,600 shares $0.00 -48.8%1.3%1.3 $0.00
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PTN Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palatin Technologies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Palatin Technologies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, traders have sold 1,320,000 shares of PTN short. 8.55% of Palatin Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Palatin Technologies' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Palatin Technologies?

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. PTN shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Palatin Technologies's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Palatin Technologies?

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. 8.55% of Palatin Technologies' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Palatin Technologies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Palatin Technologies saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,320,000 shares, a drop of 5.0% from the previous total of 1,390,000 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 Palatin Technologies' float size?

Palatin Technologies currently has issued a total of 16,140,000 shares. Some of Palatin Technologies' 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. Palatin Technologies currently has a public float of 15,440,000 shares.

How does Palatin Technologies' short interest compare to its competitors?

8.55% of Palatin Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Palatin Technologies: Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (5.62%), Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (2.29%), Sensei Biotherapeutics, Inc. (0.37%), Xilio Therapeutics, Inc. (5.24%), ProMIS Neurosciences, Inc. (0.05%), IGC Pharma, Inc. (1.81%), Unicycive Therapeutics, Inc. (2.13%), Marker Therapeutics, Inc. (0.84%), VYNE Therapeutics Inc. (0.68%), CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (0.73%),

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 Palatin Technologies stock?

Short selling PTN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Palatin Technologies as its price is falling. PTN shares are trading down $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 Palatin Technologies?

A short squeeze for Palatin Technologies 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 PTN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Palatin Technologies' 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 PTN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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This page (NYSEAMERICAN:PTN) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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