Keyence Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+2.00 (+0.41 %)
(As of 05/6/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2,929 shs
Average Volume4,520 shs
Market Capitalization$118.84 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Keyence (OTCMKTS:KYCCF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume95,500 shares
Previous Short Volume74,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+27.50%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$45.84 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover18.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares242,527,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.04%
Today's Trading Volume2,929 shares
Average Trading Volume4,520 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-35.20%

Short Interest Over Time

Keyence (OTCMKTS:KYCCF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202195,500 shares $45.84 million +27.5%N/A18$480.00
3/31/202174,900 shares $35.35 million -3.5%N/A12.1$471.99
3/15/202177,600 shares $36.08 million -18.1%N/A11.2$465.00
2/26/202194,800 shares $46.69 million +20.8%N/A13.7$492.50
2/12/202178,500 shares $42.31 million +55.8%N/A13.1$539.01
1/29/202150,400 shares $27.67 million -16.7%N/A7.8$549.00
1/15/202129,900 shares $16.80 million -31.4%N/A4.3$561.75
12/31/202047,600 shares $27.06 million +59.2%N/A9.3$568.49
12/15/202029,900 shares $14.95 million -31.4%N/A4.3$500.00
11/30/202043,600 shares $22.63 million -28.5%N/A8.9$519.00
11/15/202061,000 shares $30.50 million -45.0%N/A9.4$500.01
10/30/2020110,900 shares $51.44 million +11.6%N/A25.2$463.85
10/15/202099,400 shares $47.81 million +16.0%N/A23.1$480.95
9/30/202085,700 shares $39.85 million -37.8%N/A16.2$465.01
9/15/2020137,800 shares $59.32 million +22.1%N/A30.6$430.50
8/31/2020112,900 shares $46.81 million +29.0%N/A24$414.63
8/14/202087,500 shares $38.06 million +11.6%N/A13.5$435.00
7/31/202078,400 shares $33.15 million +23.3%N/A19.1$422.81
7/15/202063,600 shares $27.40 million -16.3%N/A8.8$430.77
6/30/202076,000 shares $31.69 million -34.7%N/A18.1$417.00
6/15/2020116,300 shares $46.74 million +136.9%N/A18.8$401.87
5/29/202049,100 shares $20.05 million -80.9%N/A8.3$408.41
5/15/2020257,300 shares $93.91 million -2.4%N/A13.8$365.00
4/30/2020263,600 shares $93.78 million +65.1%N/A41.8$355.77
4/15/2020159,700 shares $54.30 million +7.5%N/A21.6$339.99

Keyence (OTCMKTS:KYCCF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Keyence's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Keyence shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 95,500 shares of KYCCF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Keyence?

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. Keyence currently has a short interest ratio of 18.0.

Is Keyence's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Keyence saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 95,500 shares, an increase of 27.5% from the previous total of 74,900 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 Keyence's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Keyence's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "computer and technology" compare to Keyence: NVIDIA Co. (1.58%), PayPal Holdings, Inc. (1.23%), ASML Holding (0.22%), Verizon Communications Inc. (0.00%), Adobe Inc. (1.11%), AT&T Inc. (1.80%), Intel Co. (1.35%), Oracle Co. (1.77%), Cisco Systems, Inc. (1.22%), and salesforce.com, 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. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Keyence stock?

Short selling KYCCF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Keyence as its price is falling. Keyence's stock is trading up $2.00 today. To short Keyence 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 Keyence 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 Keyence?

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

How often is Keyence'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 KYCCF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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