Nippon Shokubai Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 10/29/2020)
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Average Volume2,442 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
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Short Interest

Nippon Shokubai (OTCMKTS:NPSHY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume800 shares
Previous Short Volume200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+300.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$8,912.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover8.0
Last Record DateOctober, 15 2020
Today's Trading Volume0 shares
Average Trading Volume2,442 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-100.00%

Short Interest Over Time

Nippon Shokubai (OTCMKTS:NPSHY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
10/15/2020800 shares $8,912.00 +300.0%N/A8$11.14
9/30/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A0$10.82
9/15/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A0$10.82
8/31/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A0$10.82
8/14/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A0$10.82
7/31/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A0$10.82
7/15/2020200 shares $2,164.00 No ChangeN/A2$10.82
4/30/2020500 shares $0.00 No ChangeN/A5N/A
4/15/2020500 shares $4,685.00 -93.9%N/A0 $9.37
3/31/20208,200 shares $87,248.00 +645.5%N/A82 $10.64
3/13/20201,100 shares $0.00 No ChangeN/A0.4N/A
2/28/20201,100 shares $8,492.00 No ChangeN/A11 $7.72
2/14/20201,100 shares $11,561.00 No ChangeN/A0 $10.51
1/31/20201,100 shares $13,486.00 No ChangeN/A0 $12.26
1/15/20201,100 shares $0.00 No ChangeN/A0N/A
12/31/20191,100 shares $13,486.00 No ChangeN/A11 $12.26

Nippon Shokubai (OTCMKTS:NPSHY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Nippon Shokubai's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Nippon Shokubai shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of October 15th, investors have sold 800 shares of NPSHY short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Nippon Shokubai?

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. Nippon Shokubai currently has a short interest ratio of 8.0.

Is Nippon Shokubai's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Nippon Shokubai saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 800 shares, an increase of 300.0% from the previous total of 200 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 Nippon Shokubai's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Nippon Shokubai's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to Nippon Shokubai: Aben Resources Ltd. (0.00%), Acadian Timber Corp. (0.00%), ADBRI Limited (0.00%), Adventus Mining Co. (0.00%), African Minerals Limited (0.00%), Aftermath Silver Ltd. (0.00%), Akzo Nobel (0.00%), Almonty Industries Inc. (0.00%), American Battery Metals Co. (0.00%), and Amex Exploration 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: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.12 billion), Aon plc ($3.90 billion), The Clorox Company ($3.00 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.81 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.79 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.31 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.09 billion), Datadog, Inc. ($2.05 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($1.99 billion), and Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($1.94 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Nippon Shokubai stock?

Short selling NPSHY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Nippon Shokubai as its price is falling. To short Nippon Shokubai 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 Nippon Shokubai 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 Nippon Shokubai?

A short squeeze for Nippon Shokubai 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 NPSHY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Nippon Shokubai'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 NPSHY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 15 2020.

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