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African Minerals Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.00 (+90.48 %)
(As of 05/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume25,000 shs
Average Volume51,040 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

African Minerals (OTCMKTS:AMLZF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume70,400 shares
Previous Short Volume70,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-0.28%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$464.64
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.7
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Today's Trading Volume25,000 shares
Average Trading Volume51,040 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-51.02%

Short Interest Over Time

African Minerals (OTCMKTS:AMLZF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202170,400 shares $464.64 -0.3%N/A3.7 $0.01
3/31/202170,600 shares $353.00 -0.1%N/A2.7 $0.01
3/15/202170,700 shares $1,060.50 -1.4%N/A0.5 $0.02
2/26/202171,700 shares $717.00 -0.1%N/A2.1 $0.01
2/12/202171,800 shares $463.11 No ChangeN/A4.4 $0.01
1/29/202171,800 shares $78.98 No ChangeN/A2.4 $0.00
1/15/202169,100 shares $207.30 No ChangeN/A0.6 $0.00
12/31/202069,100 shares $207.30 No ChangeN/A0.4 $0.00
12/15/202069,100 shares $200.39 No ChangeN/A0.6 $0.00
11/30/202069,100 shares $138.20 No ChangeN/A69.1 $0.00
11/15/202069,100 shares $138.20 No ChangeN/A0 $0.00
10/30/202069,100 shares $138.20 No ChangeN/A76.8 $0.00
10/15/202069,100 shares $138.20 No ChangeN/A345.5 $0.00
9/30/202069,100 shares $152.02 No ChangeN/A1.3 $0.00
9/15/202069,100 shares $131.29 No ChangeN/A10.8 $0.00

African Minerals (OTCMKTS:AMLZF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is African Minerals' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of African Minerals shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, traders have sold 70,400 shares of AMLZF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for African Minerals?

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. African Minerals currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is African Minerals' short interest increasing or decreasing?

African Minerals saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 70,400 shares, a decline of 0.3% from the previous total of 70,600 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 African Minerals' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of African Minerals' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to African Minerals: Aben Resources Ltd. (0.00%), Acadian Timber Corp. (0.00%), ADBRI Limited (0.00%), Adbri Limited (0.00%), Adriatic Metals PLC (0.00%), Adventus Mining Co. (0.00%), Aftermath Silver Ltd. (0.00%), Akzo Nobel (0.00%), Almonty Industries Inc. (0.00%), and Amazonas Florestal, Ltd (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 African Minerals stock?

Short selling AMLZF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from African Minerals as its price is falling. African Minerals' stock is trading up $0.00 today. To short African Minerals 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 African Minerals 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 African Minerals?

A short squeeze for African Minerals 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 AMLZF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is African Minerals' 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 AMLZF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by Staff
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