BOC Hong Kong Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.44 (-0.64 %)
(As of 06/22/2021 03:45 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume7,404 shs
Average Volume4,184 shs
Market Capitalization$35.87 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.94%

BOC Hong Kong (OTCMKTS:BHKLY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume12,800 shares
Previous Short Volume2,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+540.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$939,648.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.5
Last Record DateMay, 28 2021
Outstanding Shares528,639,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume7,404 shares
Average Trading Volume4,184 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average76.96%

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BOC Hong Kong (OTCMKTS:BHKLY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/28/202112,800 shares $939,648.00 +540.0%N/A1.5 $73.41
5/14/20212,000 shares $150,580.00 -73.0%N/A0.3 $75.29
4/30/20217,400 shares $527,768.00 -36.8%N/A1.6 $71.32
4/15/202111,700 shares $829,237.50 +9.4%N/A1.7 $70.88
3/31/202110,700 shares $776,713.00 +181.6%N/A1.8 $72.59
3/15/20213,800 shares $280,136.00 -13.6%N/A0.4 $73.72
2/26/20214,400 shares $293,216.00 +46.7%N/A0.7 $66.64
2/12/20213,000 shares $184,650.00 -33.3%N/A0.3 $61.55
1/29/20214,500 shares $275,715.00 +66.7%N/A1.1 $61.27
1/15/20214,800 shares $307,200.00 -53.4%N/A1.5 $64.00
12/31/20201,600 shares $98,784.00 -66.7%N/A0.4 $61.74
12/15/20204,800 shares $303,600.00 -53.4%N/A1.5 $63.25
11/30/202010,300 shares $678,821.50 +8.4%N/A2.6 $65.91
11/15/20209,500 shares $591,375.00 +43.9%N/A1 $62.25
10/30/20206,600 shares $368,082.00 +4.8%N/A0.5 $55.77
10/15/20206,300 shares $349,402.41 -31.5%N/A0.4 $55.46
9/30/20209,200 shares $490,452.00 -5.2%N/A0.5 $53.31
9/15/20209,700 shares $561,921.00 +203.1%N/A0.9 $57.93
8/31/20203,200 shares $180,096.32 +966.7%N/A0.3 $56.28
8/14/2020300 shares $17,439.00 -72.7%N/A0 $58.13
7/31/20201,100 shares $60,912.50 +22.2%N/A0 $55.38
7/15/2020900 shares $52,263.00 -40.0%N/A0.1 $58.07
6/30/20201,500 shares $95,100.00 +1,400.0%N/A0.1 $63.40
6/15/2020100 shares $6,179.00 -87.5%N/A0 $61.79
5/29/2020800 shares $44,800.00 -95.7%N/A0 $56.00

BOC Hong Kong (OTCMKTS:BHKLY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is BOC Hong Kong's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of BOC Hong Kong shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 28th, traders have sold 12,800 shares of BHKLY short.

What is a good short interest ratio for BOC Hong Kong?

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. BOC Hong Kong currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is BOC Hong Kong's short interest increasing or decreasing?

BOC Hong Kong saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 12,800 shares, an increase of 540.0% from the previous total of 2,000 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 BOC Hong Kong's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of BOC Hong Kong's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "commercial banks, not elsewhere classified" compare to BOC Hong Kong: HDFC Bank Limited (0.00%), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (0.00%), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (0.00%), BNP Paribas SA (0.00%), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (0.07%), Westpac Banking Co. (0.01%), Banco Santander, S.A. (0.00%), Bank of Montreal (0.67%), Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (0.00%), and ICICI Bank Limited (0.64%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Tesla, Inc. ($25.04 billion), AstraZeneca PLC ($7.50 billion), Aon plc ($7.09 billion), Square, Inc. ($6.95 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($6.90 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($6.79 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.18 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($5.54 billion), Sea Limited ($4.96 billion), and Wayfair Inc. ($4.25 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short BOC Hong Kong stock?

Short selling BHKLY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from BOC Hong Kong as its price is falling. BOC Hong Kong's stock is trading down $0.44 today. To short BOC Hong Kong 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 BOC Hong Kong 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 BOC Hong Kong?

A short squeeze for BOC Hong Kong 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 BHKLY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is BOC Hong Kong'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 BHKLY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 28 2021.

This page was last updated on 6/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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