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SCI Engineered Materials Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.62 (+21.53 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $3.50
50-Day Range
MA: $2.40
52-Week Range
Now: $3.50
Volume2,319 shs
Average Volume6,268 shs
Market Capitalization$15.63 million
P/E Ratio350.35
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

SCI Engineered Materials (OTCMKTS:SCIA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,200 shares
Previous Short Volume1,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-25.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$3,480.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares4,467,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.03%
Today's Trading Volume2,319 shares
Average Trading Volume6,268 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-63.00%

Short Interest Over Time

SCI Engineered Materials (OTCMKTS:SCIA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20211,200 shares $3,480.00 -25.0%N/A0.1 $2.90
1/29/20211,600 shares $2,864.00 No ChangeN/A0.3 $1.79
1/15/2021300 shares $555.00 +50.0%N/A0.1 $1.85
12/31/2020300 shares $465.00 +50.0%N/A0.1 $1.55
12/15/2020300 shares $450.00 +50.0%N/A0.1 $1.50
11/30/2020200 shares $310.00 +100.0%N/A0.1 $1.55
11/15/2020100 shares $127.00 -66.7%N/A0 $1.27
10/30/2020300 shares $381.00 +200.0%N/A0.4 $1.27
10/15/2020100 shares $121.00 No ChangeN/A0 $1.21
9/15/20203,100 shares $3,658.00 +416.7%N/A0.8 $1.18
8/31/2020600 shares $708.00 No ChangeN/A0.1 $1.18
8/14/2020600 shares $666.00 No ChangeN/A0.1 $1.11
7/15/2020100 shares $110.00 -88.9%N/A0.1 $1.10
6/30/2020900 shares $1,080.00 +200.0%N/A0.5 $1.20
6/15/2020300 shares $360.00 No ChangeN/A0.4 $1.20
5/29/2020300 shares $322.50 No ChangeN/A0.3 $1.08
5/15/2020300 shares $324.00 No ChangeN/A0 $1.08
3/13/20206,000 shares $5,460.00 No ChangeN/A0.5 $0.91

SCI Engineered Materials (OTCMKTS:SCIA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is SCI Engineered Materials' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of SCI Engineered Materials shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, investors have sold 1,200 shares of SCIA short.

Is SCI Engineered Materials' short interest increasing or decreasing?

SCI Engineered Materials saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 1,200 shares, a drop of 25.0% from the previous total of 1,600 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 SCI Engineered Materials' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of SCI Engineered Materials' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "electrical industrial apparatus" compare to SCI Engineered Materials: Plug Power Inc. (0.00%), Ballard Power Systems Inc. (5.20%), Woodward, Inc. (3.13%), Bloom Energy Co. (0.00%), GrafTech International Ltd. (3.16%), ITM Power Plc (0.00%), Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (0.73%), Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (0.97%), Ideal Power Inc. (0.45%), and China Power Equipment, 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: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short SCI Engineered Materials stock?

Short selling SCIA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from SCI Engineered Materials as its price is falling. SCI Engineered Materials' stock is trading up $0.62 today. To short SCI Engineered Materials 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 SCI Engineered Materials 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 SCI Engineered Materials?

A short squeeze for SCI Engineered Materials 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 SCIA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is SCI Engineered Materials' 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 SCIA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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