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American Bio Medica Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.01 (+6.58 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.16
50-Day Range
MA: $0.28
52-Week Range
Now: $0.16
Volume105,831 shs
Average Volume588,829 shs
Market Capitalization$5.82 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

American Bio Medica (OTCMKTS:ABMC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:11,900 shares
Previous Short Volume:100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+11,800.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$1,904.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:0.0
Last Record Date:September, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares:35,953,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:105,831 shares
Average Trading Volume:588,829 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-82.03%

American Bio Medica (OTCMKTS:ABMC) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
9/15/202011,900 $1,904.00 11,800.0%0.0%0$0.16
8/31/2020100 $23.00 -98.3%0.0%0$0.23
8/14/20205,700 $1,824.00 -68.0%0.0%0$0.32
7/31/202017,800 $5,518.00 -80.3%0.0%0$0.31
7/15/202090,200 $65,846.00 -8.0%0.0%0.1$0.73
6/30/202098,000 $69,580.00 0.0%0.0%0.1$0.71
5/29/20202,300 $2,507.00 -96.6%0.0%0$1.09
5/15/202068,500 $17,810.00 705.9%0.0%0.2$0.26
4/30/20208,500 $1,785.00 -59.3%0.0%0$0.21
4/15/202020,900 $3,553.00 6,866.7%0.0%0$0.17
3/31/2020300 $45.00 0.0%0.0%0$0.15

American Bio Medica (OTCMKTS:ABMC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is American Bio Medica's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of American Bio Medica shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 15th, traders have sold 11,900 shares of ABMC short. 0.00% of American Bio Medica's shares are currently sold short. View details.

Is American Bio Medica's short interest increasing or decreasing?

American Bio Medica saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 11,900 shares, an increase of 11,800.0% from the previous total of 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 American Bio Medica's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of American Bio Medica's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to American Bio Medica: Midatech Pharma PLC-ADR (0.00%), Generex Biotechnology Co. (0.00%), Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals Inc (0.59%), Acasti Pharma Inc (1.17%), AzurRx BioPharma Inc (0.69%), Novus Therapeutics Inc (0.00%), AEterna Zentaris Inc. (3.10%), Eyegate Pharmaceuticals Inc (0.61%), Intec Pharma Ltd (0.00%), and Guardion Health Sciences Inc (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: Charter Communications Inc ($5.17 billion), Aon PLC ($3.57 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.01 billion), Clorox Co ($2.91 billion), Charles Schwab Co. ($2.80 billion), Mercadolibre Inc ($2.33 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.14 billion), Kroger Co ($1.99 billion), Moderna Inc ($1.96 billion), and Simon Property Group Inc ($1.80 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short American Bio Medica stock?

Short selling ABMC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from American Bio Medica as its price is falling. American Bio Medica's stock is trading up $0.01 today. To short American Bio Medica 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 American Bio Medica 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 American Bio Medica?

A short squeeze for American Bio Medica 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 ABMC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is American Bio Medica'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 ABMC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 15 2020.

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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