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Square Enix Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-5.93 (-10.35 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume143 shs
Average Volume1,066 shs
Market Capitalization$6.12 billion
P/E Ratio25.06
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Square Enix (OTCMKTS:SQNXF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume109,300 shares
Previous Short Volume106,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+2.73%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$6.22 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1,093.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares119,210,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.09%
Today's Trading Volume143 shares
Average Trading Volume1,066 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-86.59%

Short Interest Over Time

Square Enix (OTCMKTS:SQNXF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021109,300 shares $6.22 million +2.7%N/A1093 $56.90
3/31/2021106,400 shares $6.09 million +15.2%N/A53.2 $57.21
3/15/202192,400 shares $5.14 million -29.3%N/A308 $55.65
2/26/2021130,600 shares $8.68 million +0.5%N/A1306 $66.50
2/12/2021130,000 shares $8.74 million -84.3%N/A216.7 $67.23
1/29/2021829,300 shares $48.65 million -30.8%N/A2764.3 $58.67
1/15/20211,112,500 shares $64.25 million +11.3%N/A11125 $57.75
12/31/20201,112,400 shares $66.50 million 0.0%N/A2781 $59.78
12/15/20201,112,500 shares $67.51 million +11.3%N/A11125 $60.68
11/30/2020999,500 shares $55.15 million +27.2%N/A9995 $55.18
11/15/2020785,700 shares $41.69 million -4.8%N/A1122.4 $53.06
10/30/2020825,000 shares $50.75 million +598.6%N/A1650 $61.52
10/15/2020118,100 shares $7.69 million +42.0%N/A1181 $65.12
9/30/202083,200 shares $5.53 million -9.9%N/A832 $66.51
9/15/202092,300 shares $5.89 million -1.5%N/A307.7 $63.77
8/31/202093,700 shares $6.14 million +16.7%N/A187.4 $65.57
8/14/202080,300 shares $5.01 million -63.2%N/A80.3 $62.36
7/31/2020218,000 shares $11.62 million -4.3%N/A94.8 $53.28
7/15/2020227,800 shares $11.86 million -24.4%N/A759.3 $52.07
6/30/2020301,200 shares $15.26 million +4.1%N/A79.3 $50.68
6/15/2020289,300 shares $14.64 million -53.1%N/A170.2 $50.61
5/29/2020617,400 shares $29.64 million +151.4%N/A1029 $48.00
5/15/2020245,600 shares $10.88 million -31.5%N/A111.6 $44.31
4/30/2020358,500 shares $14.86 million +234.7%N/A188.7 $41.45
4/15/2020107,100 shares $5.14 million -78.0%N/A119 $48.00

Square Enix (OTCMKTS:SQNXF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Square Enix's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Square Enix shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 109,300 shares of SQNXF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Square Enix?

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. Square Enix currently has a short interest ratio of 1,093.0.

Is Square Enix's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Square Enix saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 109,300 shares, an increase of 2.7% from the previous total of 106,400 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 Square Enix's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Square Enix's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "private households" compare to Square Enix: BAE Systems plc (0.00%), Unicharm Co. (0.00%), Kerry Group plc (0.00%), Sunny Optical Technology (Group) Company Limited (0.00%), SGS SA (0.00%), Wilmar International Limited (0.00%), Ferrovial, S.A. (0.00%), China Mengniu Dairy Company Limited (0.00%), COSCO SHIPPING Holdings Co., Ltd. (0.00%), and Ocado Group plc (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 Square Enix stock?

Short selling SQNXF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Square Enix as its price is falling. Square Enix's stock is trading down $5.93 today. To short Square Enix 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 Square Enix 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 Square Enix?

A short squeeze for Square Enix 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 SQNXF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Square Enix'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 SQNXF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by Staff
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