Free Trial

Universal Security Instruments (UUU) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$1.57
-0.02 (-1.26%)
(As of 07/22/2024 ET)

Universal Security Instruments Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
54,400 shares
Previous Short Interest
35,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+51.53%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$0.00
Short Interest Ratio
2.4 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
June 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
2,310,000 shares
Float Size
2,070,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
2.63%
Today's Trading Volume
111,725 shares
Average Trading Volume
94,387 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
118%
cover of A Guide to High-Short-Interest Stocks and How to Trade Them ebook
Short Selling Universal Security Instruments ?

Sign up to receive the latest short interest report for Universal Security Instruments and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE newsletter.

Skip Charts & View Short Interest History

UUU Short Interest Over Time

UUU Days to Cover Over Time

UUU Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Universal Security Instruments Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/202454,400 shares $0.00 +51.5%2.6%2.4 $0.00
6/15/202435,900 shares $0.00 -15.9%1.7%1.6 $0.00
5/31/202442,700 shares $0.00 -28.0%2.1%1.8 $0.00
5/15/202459,300 shares $0.00 +3.9%2.9%2.6 $0.00
4/30/202457,100 shares $0.00 -4.2%2.8%2.5 $0.00
4/15/202459,600 shares $0.00 +48.6%2.9%2.5 $0.00
3/31/202440,100 shares $0.00 -17.3%1.9%1.6 $0.00
3/15/202448,500 shares $0.00 -34.5%2.3%1.1 $0.00
2/29/202474,000 shares $0.00 +43.1%3.6%1.2 $0.00
2/15/202451,700 shares $0.00 +50.3%2.5%0.7 $0.00
1/31/202434,400 shares $0.00 -43.0%1.7%0.4 $0.00
1/15/202460,300 shares $0.00 -9.3%2.9%0.5 $0.00
12/31/202366,500 shares $0.00 +104.0%3.2%0.5 $0.00
12/15/202332,600 shares $0.00 -5.2%1.6%0.3 $0.00
11/30/202334,400 shares $0.00 -75.1%1.7%0.4 $0.00
11/15/2023138,400 shares $0.00 -22.0%6.7%1.7 $0.00
10/31/2023177,500 shares $0.00 +839.2%8.6%2.5 $0.00
10/15/202318,900 shares $0.00 -30.0%0.9%0.4 $0.00
9/30/202327,000 shares $0.00 +5.1%1.3%0.7 $0.00
9/15/202325,700 shares $0.00 -25.1%1.3%0.6 $0.00
8/31/202334,300 shares $0.00 -53.7%1.8%0.8 $0.00
8/15/202374,000 shares $0.00 -7.7%3.8%0.6 $0.00
7/31/202380,200 shares $245,412.00 +54.5%4.1%0.7 $3.06
7/15/202351,900 shares $0.00 -11.1%2.7%0.5 $0.00
6/30/202358,400 shares $137,824.00 -25.9%3.0%0.6 $2.36
6/15/202378,800 shares $170,208.00 +52.7%4.0%0.8 $2.16
5/31/202351,600 shares $97,823.28 +17.5%2.7%0.6 $1.90
5/15/202343,900 shares $0.00 +10.9%2.3%1.4 $0.00
4/30/202339,600 shares $78,804.00 -13.2%2.0%0.1 $1.99
4/15/202345,600 shares $94,848.00 +9.1%2.3%0.2 $2.08
3/31/202341,800 shares $0.00 -24.4%2.1%0.1 $0.00
3/15/202355,300 shares $0.00 -34.2%2.8%0.2 $0.00
2/28/202384,100 shares $0.00 +273.8%4.3%0.3 $0.00
2/15/202322,500 shares $0.00 -4.3%1.2%0.1 $0.00
1/31/202323,500 shares $0.00 -14.2%1.2%1.6 $0.00
1/15/202327,400 shares $0.00 +5.4%1.4%1.9 $0.00
12/30/202226,000 shares $0.00 -8.5%1.3%3.1 $0.00
12/15/202228,400 shares $0.00 -38.0%1.5%3.1 $0.00
11/30/202245,800 shares $0.00 -8.6%2.4%7.2 $0.00
11/15/202250,100 shares $0.00 -3.8%2.6%6.1 $0.00
This AI made her leave her job (Ad)

This AI trading tool is probably unlike anything you've ever seen before… It scans the entire market and finds hot stocks that you probably have never even heard of… …it recommends the best potential strategy to use on the names it finds (with historical data to prove it)

Click Here To Read More About This Game Changing AI Tool
10/31/202252,100 shares $0.00 +18.1%2.7%4.6 $0.00
10/15/202244,100 shares $0.00 -35.6%2.3%1.8 $0.00
9/30/202268,500 shares $0.00 +18.5%3.5%2.6 $0.00
9/15/202257,800 shares $0.00 +38.0%3.0%1.6 $0.00
8/31/202241,900 shares $0.00 -2.6%2.2%1.1 $0.00
8/15/202243,000 shares $0.00 -38.6%2.2%1.1 $0.00
7/31/202270,000 shares $0.00 -2.9%3.6%1.9 $0.00
7/15/202272,100 shares $0.00 +20.2%3.7%2.6 $0.00
6/30/202260,000 shares $0.00 +2.4%3.1%0.5 $0.00
6/15/202258,600 shares $0.00 -7.6%2.8%0.4 $0.00
5/31/202263,400 shares $0.00 +34.3%3.6%0.4 $0.00
5/15/202247,200 shares $0.00 -22.9%2.7%0.1 $0.00
4/30/202261,200 shares $0.00 -65.6%3.5%0.1 $0.00
4/15/2022178,000 shares $0.00 +285.3%10.2%0.3 $0.00
3/31/202246,200 shares $0.00 -45.1%2.6%0.1 $0.00
3/15/202284,200 shares $0.00 +50.9%4.8%0.2 $0.00
2/28/202255,800 shares $0.00 +615.4%3.1%0.1 $0.00
2/15/20227,800 shares $0.00 -47.3%0.4%0 $0.00
1/31/202214,800 shares $0.00 +43.7%0.8%0.4 $0.00
1/15/202210,300 shares $0.00 -34.4%0.6%0.2 $0.00
12/31/202115,700 shares $0.00 -47.3%0.9%0.3 $0.00
12/15/202129,800 shares $0.00 +31.3%1.6%0.6 $0.00
11/30/202122,700 shares $0.00 +5.1%1.1%0.4 $0.00
11/15/202121,600 shares $0.00 +5.9%1.1%0.1 $0.00
10/29/202120,400 shares $0.00 +70.0%1.0%0.1 $0.00
10/15/202112,000 shares $0.00 -17.8%0.6%0 $0.00
9/30/202114,600 shares $0.00 -87.6%0.7%0 $0.00
9/15/2021117,700 shares $0.00 -30.4%5.7%0.3 $0.00
8/31/2021169,000 shares $0.00 +27.0%8.2%0.5 $0.00
8/13/2021133,100 shares $0.00 -22.0%6.5%0.9 $0.00
7/30/2021170,600 shares $0.00 -6.6%8.3%1.1 $0.00
7/15/2021182,600 shares $0.00 +24.6%8.9%0.8 $0.00
6/30/2021146,600 shares $0.00 -47.4%7.1%0.5 $0.00
6/15/2021278,900 shares $0.00 +15.5%13.5%0.7 $0.00
5/28/2021241,500 shares $0.00 +3.5%11.7%0.6 $0.00
5/14/2021233,400 shares $0.00 +253.6%11.3%0.6 $0.00
4/30/202166,000 shares $0.00 -42.6%3.2%0.1 $0.00
4/15/2021115,000 shares $593,400.00 -7.6%5.6%0.2 $5.16
3/31/2021124,400 shares $714,056.00 -31.8%6.0%0.2 $5.74
3/15/2021182,400 shares $1.32 million +6.5%9.4%0.2 $7.26
2/26/2021171,300 shares $1.05 million +145.4%8.8%0.2 $6.12
2/12/202169,800 shares $455,794.00 -49.5%3.9%0.1 $6.53
1/29/2021138,200 shares $1.08 million +222.9%7.1%0.1 $7.84
1/15/202142,800 shares $403,176.00 -92.1%2.5%0 $9.42
12/31/2020544,600 shares $2.67 million +2,197.9%36.6%0.3 $4.90
12/15/202023,700 shares $77,262.00 -62.0%1.6%0 $3.26
11/30/202062,400 shares $204,048.00 -23.0%3.6%0 $3.27
10/30/202049,400 shares $161,538.00 +227.2%2.9%0 $3.27
10/15/202015,100 shares $33,220.00 -38.1%0.9%0 $2.20
9/30/202024,400 shares $51,728.00 +174.2%1.4%0.1 $2.12
This AI made her leave her job (Ad)

This AI trading tool is probably unlike anything you've ever seen before… It scans the entire market and finds hot stocks that you probably have never even heard of… …it recommends the best potential strategy to use on the names it finds (with historical data to prove it)

Click Here To Read More About This Game Changing AI Tool
9/15/20208,900 shares $15,575.00 -41.5%0.5%0 $1.75
8/31/202015,200 shares $27,208.00 -87.6%0.9%0 $1.79
8/14/2020122,800 shares $224,724.00 +626.6%7.1%0.2 $1.83
7/31/202016,900 shares $36,335.00 +0.6%1.0%0 $2.15
7/15/202016,800 shares $33,936.00 -59.7%1.0%0.1 $2.02
6/30/202041,700 shares $50,874.00 +157.4%2.0%0.3 $1.22
6/15/202016,200 shares $13,122.00 +13.3%0.8%0.1 $0.81
5/29/202014,300 shares $10,868.00 +123.4%0.7%0.3 $0.76
5/15/20206,400 shares $3,904.00 +20.8%0.3%0.2 $0.61
4/30/20205,300 shares $3,392.00 -23.2%0.3%0.1 $0.64
4/15/20206,900 shares $4,347.00 +109.1%0.3%0.2 $0.63
3/31/20203,300 shares $1,617.00 -70.8%0.2%0.1 $0.49
3/13/202011,300 shares $4,520.00 +85.3%0.6%0.3 $0.40
2/28/20206,100 shares $2,135.00 +52.5%0.3%0.1 $0.35
2/14/20204,000 shares $1,840.00 -48.7%0.2%0.1 $0.46
1/31/20207,800 shares $5,382.00 -35.0%0.4%0.2 $0.69
1/15/202012,000 shares $8,160.00 +900.0%0.6%0.4 $0.68
12/31/20191,200 shares $852.00 -79.3%0.1%0 $0.71
8/15/201910,200 shares $13,056.00 -2.9%0.5%0.7 $1.28

UUU Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Universal Security Instruments' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Universal Security Instruments shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of June 30th, investors have sold 54,400 shares of UUU short. 2.63% of Universal Security Instruments' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Universal Security Instruments' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Universal Security Instruments?

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. UUU shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Universal Security Instruments's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Universal Security Instruments?

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. 2.63% of Universal Security Instruments' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Universal Security Instruments' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Universal Security Instruments saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 54,400 shares, an increase of 51.5% from the previous total of 35,900 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 Universal Security Instruments' float size?

Universal Security Instruments currently has issued a total of 0 shares. Some of Universal Security Instruments' 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. Universal Security Instruments currently has a public float of 2,070,000 shares.

How does Universal Security Instruments' short interest compare to its competitors?

2.63% of Universal Security Instruments' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Universal Security Instruments: TE Connectivity Ltd. (1.04%), GMS Inc. (3.30%), Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (5.66%), World Kinect Co. (9.88%), Distribution Solutions Group, Inc. (3.67%), Global Partners LP (2.16%), Ryerson Holding Co. (3.37%), CrossAmerica Partners LP (0.45%), Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (0.24%), AerSale Co. (16.09%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.71 billion), TC Energy Co. ($2.95 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.63 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.53 billion), Paychex, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Cencora, Inc. ($2.03 billion), Tractor Supply ($1.91 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.78 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.50 billion), and United Therapeutics Co. ($1.40 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Universal Security Instruments stock?

Short selling UUU is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Universal Security Instruments as its price is falling. UUU shares are trading down $0.02 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 Universal Security Instruments?

A short squeeze for Universal Security Instruments 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 UUU, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Universal Security Instruments' 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 UUU, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2024.



This page (NYSEAMERICAN:UUU) was last updated on 7/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

From Our Partners