Akzo Nobel Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+5.05 (+4.15 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume125 shs
Average Volume28,129 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Akzo Nobel (OTCMKTS:AKZOF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume51,900 shares
Previous Short Volume8,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+510.59%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$6.08 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover47.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Today's Trading Volume125 shares
Average Trading Volume28,129 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.56%

Short Interest Over Time

Akzo Nobel (OTCMKTS:AKZOF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202151,900 shares $6.08 million +510.6%N/A47.2$117.10
3/31/20218,500 shares $949,875.00 +41.7%N/A0.3$111.75
3/15/20216,000 shares $635,100.00 -86.3%N/A60$105.85
2/26/202143,900 shares $4.55 million -1.1%N/A1.1$103.72
2/12/202144,400 shares $4.55 million +46.1%N/A55.5$102.55
1/29/202130,400 shares $3.12 million -74.8%N/A152$102.61
1/15/2021181,800 shares $20.08 million -11.1%N/A227.3$110.45
12/31/2020116,900 shares $12.43 million -35.7%N/A39$106.30
12/15/2020181,800 shares $19.18 million -11.1%N/A227.3$105.50
11/30/2020204,500 shares $21.34 million -21.7%N/A2045$104.35
11/15/2020261,000 shares $26.67 million +1.4%N/A130.5$102.19
10/30/2020257,300 shares $26.74 million +127.5%N/A857.7$103.92
10/15/2020113,100 shares $12.03 million -15.9%N/A1131$106.40
9/30/2020134,500 shares $13.78 million +87.1%N/A1345$102.45
9/15/202071,900 shares $7.37 million -0.6%N/A32.7$102.45
8/31/202072,300 shares $7.16 million -12.4%N/A17.2$99.00
8/14/202082,500 shares $8.25 million +12.7%N/A51.6$100.00
7/31/202073,200 shares $6.98 million -28.1%N/A366$95.30
7/15/2020101,800 shares $9.64 million -44.4%N/A145.4$94.70
6/30/2020183,100 shares $16.40 million +5.1%N/A610.3$89.55
6/15/2020174,300 shares $14.42 million -19.4%N/A1743$82.75
5/29/2020216,200 shares $17.69 million +5.2%N/A1081$81.80
5/15/2020205,500 shares $14.73 million -34.9%N/A2055$71.67
4/30/2020315,800 shares $23.80 million +263.4%N/A53.5$75.35
4/15/202086,900 shares $6.10 million +30.7%N/A10.5$70.17

Akzo Nobel (OTCMKTS:AKZOF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Akzo Nobel's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Akzo Nobel shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 51,900 shares of AKZOF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Akzo Nobel?

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. Akzo Nobel currently has a short interest ratio of 47.0.

Is Akzo Nobel's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Akzo Nobel saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 51,900 shares, an increase of 510.6% from the previous total of 8,500 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 Akzo Nobel's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Akzo Nobel's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "specialty chemicals" compare to Akzo Nobel: Borregaard ASA (0.00%), Brenntag SE (0.00%), Carbios SAS (0.00%), Chr. Hansen Holding A/S (0.00%), Clariant AG (0.00%), Corbion (0.00%), Daicel Co. (0.00%), Elementis plc (0.00%), EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG (0.00%), and Evonik Industries AG (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: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Akzo Nobel stock?

Short selling AKZOF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Akzo Nobel as its price is falling. Akzo Nobel's stock is trading up $5.05 today. To short Akzo Nobel 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 Akzo Nobel 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 Akzo Nobel?

A short squeeze for Akzo Nobel 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 AKZOF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Akzo Nobel'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 AKZOF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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