HOYA Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-3.29 (-2.60 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $123.24
50-Day Range
MA: $118.97
52-Week Range
Now: $123.24
Volume15,308 shs
Average Volume29,810 shs
Market Capitalization$45.95 billion
P/E Ratio45.48
Dividend Yield0.54%

Short Interest

HOYA (OTCMKTS:HOCPY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume22,600 shares
Previous Short Volume20,800 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+8.65%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.69 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.5
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares372,833,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.01%
Today's Trading Volume15,308 shares
Average Trading Volume29,810 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-48.65%

Short Interest Over Time

HOYA (OTCMKTS:HOCPY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202122,600 shares $2.69 million +8.7%N/A0.5 $118.85
3/15/202120,800 shares $2.35 million +31.7%N/A0.2 $113.07
2/26/202115,800 shares $1.88 million -17.7%N/A0.5 $118.97
2/12/202119,200 shares $2.40 million +36.2%N/A0.6 $125.15
1/29/202114,100 shares $1.77 million +88.0%N/A0.3 $125.87
1/15/202110,000 shares $1.35 million -49.8%N/A0.2 $135.39
12/31/202010,000 shares $1.39 million -49.8%N/A0.2 $138.63
12/15/202010,000 shares $1.27 million -49.8%N/A0.2 $126.61
11/30/202019,900 shares $2.72 million -19.1%N/A0.8 $136.52
11/15/202024,600 shares $3.01 million -19.6%N/A0.8 $122.22
10/30/202030,600 shares $3.74 million +150.8%N/A0.9 $122.22
10/15/202012,200 shares $1.40 million -55.2%N/A0.4 $114.35
9/30/202027,200 shares $3.09 million +220.0%N/A0.7 $113.57
9/15/20208,500 shares $945,285.00 -24.8%N/A0.2 $111.21
8/31/202011,300 shares $1.11 million -5.0%N/A0.6 $98.60
8/14/202011,900 shares $1.20 million +2.6%N/A0.3 $100.48
7/31/202011,600 shares $1.17 million +23.4%N/A0.3 $100.84
7/15/20209,400 shares $929,566.00 -47.8%N/A0.4 $98.89
6/30/202018,000 shares $1.77 million +52.5%N/A0.4 $98.41
6/15/202011,800 shares $1.12 million +136.0%N/A0.3 $94.86
5/29/20205,000 shares $480,700.00 -47.9%N/A0.1 $96.14
5/15/20209,600 shares $895,680.00 +65.5%N/A0.4 $93.30
4/30/20205,800 shares $544,504.00 -19.4%N/A0.1 $93.88
4/15/20207,200 shares $667,440.00 -73.3%N/A0.1 $92.70
3/31/202027,000 shares $2.49 million -42.6%N/A0.2 $92.30


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What is HOYA's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of HOYA shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 22,600 shares of HOCPY short.

Is HOYA's short interest increasing or decreasing?

HOYA saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 22,600 shares, an increase of 8.7% from the previous total of 20,800 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 HOYA's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of HOYA's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "private households" compare to HOYA: Agricultural Bank of China Limited (0.00%), Bank of China Limited (0.00%), Industria de Diseño Textil, S.A. (0.00%), Schneider Electric S.E. (0.00%), Airbus SE (0.00%), Iberdrola, S.A. (0.00%), L'Air Liquide S.A. (0.00%), Atlas Copco AB (0.00%), Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. (0.00%), and EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme (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 HOYA stock?

Short selling HOCPY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from HOYA as its price is falling. HOYA's stock is trading down $3.29 today. To short HOYA 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 HOYA 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 HOYA?

A short squeeze for HOYA 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 HOCPY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is HOYA'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 HOCPY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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