Eurofins Scientific Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.70 (+0.66 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $107.50
50-Day Range
MA: $95.96
52-Week Range
Now: $107.50
Volume332 shs
Average Volume1,136 shs
Market Capitalization$19.14 billion
P/E Ratio47.57
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Eurofins Scientific (OTCMKTS:ERFSF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume115,000 shares
Previous Short Volume103,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+11.22%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$11.10 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover95.8
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares178,000,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.06%
Today's Trading Volume332 shares
Average Trading Volume1,136 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-70.77%

Short Interest Over Time

Eurofins Scientific (OTCMKTS:ERFSF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021115,000 shares $11.10 million +11.2%N/A95.8 $96.55
3/15/2021103,400 shares $9.54 million -1.2%N/A103.4 $92.25
2/26/2021104,600 shares $9.44 million +19.3%N/A37.4 $90.25
2/12/202187,700 shares $8.64 million +2.8%N/A79.7 $98.50
1/29/202185,300 shares $8.60 million -65.1%N/A19 $100.80
1/15/2021323,700 shares $29.46 million -16.0%N/A249 $91.00
12/31/2020323,700 shares $27.78 million -16.0%N/A249 $85.83
12/15/2020323,700 shares $26.56 million -16.0%N/A249 $82.06
11/30/2020385,400 shares $34.15 million +631.3%N/A385.4 $88.60
11/15/202052,700 shares $4.24 million +35.1%N/A527 $80.50
10/30/202039,000 shares $32.52 million +257.8%N/A390 $833.90
10/15/202010,900 shares $9.05 million +2.8%N/A109 $829.98
9/30/202010,600 shares $8.48 million -2.8%N/A106 $799.61
9/15/202010,900 shares $8.37 million +28.2%N/A54.5 $768.00
8/31/20208,500 shares $6.73 million -24.1%N/A28.3 $791.90
8/14/202011,200 shares $8.83 million -13.9%N/A16 $788.00
7/31/202013,000 shares $0.00 -5.1%N/A65N/A
7/15/202013,700 shares $8.97 million -8.1%N/A137 $655.00
6/30/202014,900 shares $9.66 million -44.6%N/A149 $648.00
6/15/202026,900 shares $17.30 million -10.6%N/A89.7 $643.25
5/29/202030,100 shares $19.28 million -10.2%N/A301 $640.45
5/15/202033,500 shares $22.28 million -2.6%N/A167.5 $665.00
4/30/202034,400 shares $18.27 million -21.5%N/A172 $531.05
4/15/202043,800 shares $23.57 million -2.7%N/A219 $538.10
3/31/202045,000 shares $23.13 million +0.5%N/A64.3 $514.00

Eurofins Scientific (OTCMKTS:ERFSF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Eurofins Scientific's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Eurofins Scientific shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, traders have sold 115,000 shares of ERFSF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Eurofins Scientific?

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. Eurofins Scientific currently has a short interest ratio of 96.0.

Is Eurofins Scientific's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Eurofins Scientific saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 115,000 shares, an increase of 11.2% from the previous total of 103,400 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 Eurofins Scientific's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Eurofins Scientific's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "private households" compare to Eurofins Scientific: EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme (0.00%), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (0.00%), KDDI Co. (0.00%), Deutsche Post AG (0.00%), Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft (0.00%), Vinci Sa (0.00%), Daikin Industries,Ltd. (0.00%), Pjsc Lukoil (0.00%), DENSO Co. (0.00%), and A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S (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 Eurofins Scientific stock?

Short selling ERFSF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Eurofins Scientific as its price is falling. Eurofins Scientific's stock is trading up $0.70 today. To short Eurofins Scientific 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 Eurofins Scientific 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 Eurofins Scientific?

A short squeeze for Eurofins Scientific 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 ERFSF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Eurofins Scientific'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 ERFSF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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