OTCMKTS:KMTUY

Komatsu Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$29.67
+0.17 (+0.58 %)
(As of 04/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.69
Now: $29.67
$29.67
50-Day Range
$29.50
MA: $31.01
$31.83
52-Week Range
$17.28
Now: $29.67
$32.30
Volume126,025 shs
Average Volume157,755 shs
Market Capitalization$28.87 billion
P/E Ratio29.97
Dividend Yield0.85%
Beta1.4

Short Interest

Komatsu (OTCMKTS:KMTUY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume85,700 shares
Previous Short Volume442,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-80.64%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.70 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares972,888,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.01%
Today's Trading Volume126,025 shares
Average Trading Volume157,755 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-20.11%

Short Interest Over Time


Komatsu (OTCMKTS:KMTUY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202185,700 shares $2.70 million -80.6%N/A0.4 $31.47
3/15/2021442,600 shares $14.03 million -25.8%N/A1.9 $31.71
2/26/2021596,800 shares $18.29 million -2.3%N/A2.2 $30.65
2/12/2021610,800 shares $18.24 million +56.5%N/A2 $29.87
1/29/2021390,400 shares $10.96 million -2.9%N/A1.4 $28.08
1/15/20211,037,400 shares $30.49 million +582.1%N/A1.2 $29.39
12/31/20201,037,400 shares $28.80 million +582.1%N/A1.2 $27.76
12/15/20201,037,400 shares $27.70 million +582.1%N/A1.2 $26.71
11/30/2020152,100 shares $4.12 million +53.3%N/A1.7 $27.12
11/15/202099,200 shares $2.39 million +32.4%N/A0.8 $24.14
10/30/202074,900 shares $1.81 million -29.0%N/A1.1 $24.14
10/15/2020105,500 shares $2.48 million +31.4%N/A1.1 $23.54
9/30/202080,300 shares $1.77 million -2.4%N/A1.5 $22.00
9/15/202082,300 shares $1.83 million +51.9%N/A1.1 $22.26
8/31/202054,200 shares $1.17 million -3.6%N/A0.5 $21.67
8/14/202056,200 shares $1.22 million -3.9%N/A0.7 $21.79
7/31/202058,500 shares $1.23 million -6.9%N/A0.9 $21.05
7/15/202062,800 shares $1.23 million +157.4%N/A0.8 $19.63
6/30/202024,400 shares $498,736.00 -86.1%N/A0.2 $20.44
6/15/2020175,700 shares $3.50 million -19.4%N/A1.8 $19.94
5/29/2020218,000 shares $4.38 million -7.6%N/A2.2 $20.11
5/15/2020236,000 shares $4.77 million -39.9%N/A1.5 $20.21
4/30/2020392,900 shares $7.47 million -67.7%N/A1.3 $19.00
4/15/20201,217,900 shares $21.48 million +308.4%N/A1.9 $17.64
3/31/2020298,200 shares $5.45 million +65.4%N/A0.8 $18.26

Komatsu (OTCMKTS:KMTUY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Komatsu's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Komatsu shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 85,700 shares of KMTUY short.

Is Komatsu's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Komatsu saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 85,700 shares, a decrease of 80.6% from the previous total of 442,600 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 Komatsu's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Komatsu's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "industrial products" compare to Komatsu: Schneider Electric S.E. (0.00%), Bouygues SA (0.00%), Atlas Copco AB (0.00%), Illinois Tool Works Inc. (1.41%), ABB Ltd (0.21%), Eaton Co. plc (1.07%), Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Emerson Electric Co. (1.31%), Fanuc Co. (0.00%), and Roper Technologies, Inc. (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 Komatsu stock?

Short selling KMTUY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Komatsu as its price is falling. Komatsu's stock is trading up $0.17 today. To short Komatsu 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 Komatsu 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 Komatsu?

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

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



This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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