Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.35 (+2.21 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 08:09 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.22
50-Day Range
MA: $15.79
52-Week Range
Now: $16.22
Volume533,700 shs
Average Volume461,789 shs
Market Capitalization$60.50 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.27%

Short Interest

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (OTCMKTS:BAYRY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume176,300 shares
Previous Short Volume157,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+11.65%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.77 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares3,730,200,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume533,700 shares
Average Trading Volume461,789 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average15.57%

Short Interest Over Time

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (OTCMKTS:BAYRY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021176,300 shares $2.77 million +11.7%N/A0.4 $15.71
3/15/2021157,900 shares $2.51 million +8.4%N/A0.2 $15.88
2/26/2021145,700 shares $2.29 million -48.2%N/A0.2 $15.72
2/12/2021281,300 shares $4.63 million +51.2%N/A0.4 $16.47
1/29/2021186,100 shares $2.87 million -24.5%N/A0.2 $15.43
1/15/202120,100 shares $322,404.00 -62.3%N/A0 $16.04
12/31/202020,100 shares $295,269.00 -62.3%N/A0 $14.69
12/15/202020,100 shares $286,626.00 -62.3%N/A0 $14.26
11/30/202053,300 shares $802,165.00 -66.2%N/A0 $15.05
11/15/2020157,900 shares $2.29 million -6.5%N/A0.1 $14.52
10/30/2020168,800 shares $2.39 million -39.9%N/A0.1 $14.16
10/15/2020280,700 shares $3.45 million +105.0%N/A0.2 $12.28
9/30/2020136,900 shares $1.79 million +1.3%N/A0.3 $13.11
9/15/2020135,200 shares $2.12 million +18.2%N/A0.2 $15.69
8/31/2020114,400 shares $1.90 million -33.6%N/A0.2 $16.65
8/14/2020172,200 shares $2.84 million +94.8%N/A0.2 $16.47
7/31/202088,400 shares $1.50 million -0.9%N/A0.1 $17.00
7/15/202089,200 shares $1.47 million -21.8%N/A0.1 $16.48
6/30/2020114,100 shares $2.12 million -26.1%N/A0.1 $18.62
6/15/2020154,400 shares $2.88 million +40.8%N/A0.1 $18.63
5/29/2020109,700 shares $2.25 million +28.8%N/A0.1 $20.54
5/15/202085,200 shares $1.46 million -1.4%N/A0.1 $17.10
4/30/202086,400 shares $1.42 million -20.9%N/A0.1 $16.45
4/15/2020109,200 shares $1.72 million -45.0%N/A0.1 $15.73
3/31/2020198,700 shares $3.22 million +154.7%N/A0.1 $16.23

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (OTCMKTS:BAYRY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Bayer Aktiengesellschaft's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bayer Aktiengesellschaft shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 176,300 shares of BAYRY short.

Is Bayer Aktiengesellschaft's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 176,300 shares, an increase of 11.7% from the previous total of 157,900 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.

How does Bayer Aktiengesellschaft's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Bayer Aktiengesellschaft's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to Bayer Aktiengesellschaft: Abbott Laboratories (0.00%), Pfizer Inc. (0.00%), Novartis AG (0.29%), Merck & Co., Inc. (0.94%), AbbVie Inc. (0.00%), Eli Lilly and Company (0.97%), Novo Nordisk A/S (0.24%), Bristol-Myers Squibb (0.00%), AstraZeneca PLC (0.00%), and Sanofi (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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Bayer Aktiengesellschaft stock?

Short selling BAYRY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bayer Aktiengesellschaft as its price is falling. Bayer Aktiengesellschaft's stock is trading up $0.35 today. To short Bayer Aktiengesellschaft 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 Bayer Aktiengesellschaft 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 Bayer Aktiengesellschaft?

A short squeeze for Bayer Aktiengesellschaft 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 BAYRY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bayer Aktiengesellschaft'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 BAYRY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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