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Telefónica Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.07 (-1.35 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 11:24 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume117 shs
Average Volume25,953 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Telefónica (OTCMKTS:TEFOF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,334,800 shares
Previous Short Volume72,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+4,506.08%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$14.91 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1,010.5
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Today's Trading Volume117 shares
Average Trading Volume25,953 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.55%

Short Interest Over Time

Telefónica (OTCMKTS:TEFOF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20213,334,800 shares $14.91 million +4,506.1%N/A1010.5 $4.47
3/31/202172,400 shares $335,936.00 -41.3%N/A103.4 $4.64
3/15/2021123,300 shares $551,151.00 -69.6%N/A1.9 $4.47
2/26/2021406,000 shares $1.84 million -18.6%N/A238.8 $4.52
2/12/2021498,600 shares $2.18 million -80.1%N/A18.5 $4.37
1/29/20212,499,200 shares $11.28 million -25.7%N/A581.2 $4.52
1/15/2021550,000 shares $2.56 million -85.5%N/A17.2 $4.66
12/31/20204,043,100 shares $16.09 million +635.1%N/A113.6 $3.98
12/15/2020550,000 shares $2.32 million -85.5%N/A17.2 $4.22
11/30/20203,786,900 shares $16.13 million -49.0%N/A255.9 $4.26
11/15/20207,419,300 shares $28.79 million -23.5%N/A147.5 $3.88
10/30/20209,694,700 shares $32.96 million -2.4%N/A195.5 $3.40
10/15/20209,928,400 shares $36.14 million +14.5%N/A90.6 $3.64
9/30/20208,672,400 shares $28.10 million -3.3%N/A318.8 $3.24
9/15/20208,963,900 shares $33.52 million -0.7%N/A381.4 $3.74
8/31/20209,023,500 shares $34.20 million -3.6%N/A6445.4 $3.79
8/14/20209,356,400 shares $41.02 million -48.0%N/A725.3 $4.38
7/31/202018,003,800 shares $75.08 million +132.1%N/A264.4 $4.17
7/15/20207,756,500 shares $34.97 million +11.7%N/A534.9 $4.51
6/30/20206,944,600 shares $0.00 +15.7%N/A1262.7 $0.00
6/15/20206,004,900 shares $27.50 million -49.3%N/A115.9 $4.58
5/29/202011,834,600 shares $0.00 +588.1%N/A9862.2 $0.00
5/15/20201,719,800 shares $8.26 million +0.3%N/A112.4 $4.80
4/30/20201,715,500 shares $0.00 0.0%N/A58 $0.00
4/15/20201,716,200 shares $7.93 million 0.0%N/A1225.9 $4.62

Telefónica (OTCMKTS:TEFOF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Telefónica's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Telefónica shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 3,334,800 shares of TEFOF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Telefónica?

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. Telefónica currently has a short interest ratio of 1,010.0.

Is Telefónica's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Telefónica saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,334,800 shares, an increase of 4,506.1% from the previous total of 72,400 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 Telefónica's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Telefónica's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "telecom services" compare to Telefónica: América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V. (0.00%), Bezeq The Israel Telecommunication Co. Limited (0.00%), Bezeq The Israel Telecommunication Co. Limited (0.00%), BT Group plc (0.00%), Cellnex Telecom, S.A. (0.00%), China Tower Co. Limited (0.00%), Cogeco Communications Inc. (0.00%), Cogeco Inc. (0.00%), Elisa Oyj (0.00%), and Globe Telecom, 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 Telefónica stock?

Short selling TEFOF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Telefónica as its price is falling. Telefónica's stock is trading down $0.07 today. To short Telefónica 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 Telefónica 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 Telefónica?

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

How often is Telefónica'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 TEFOF, 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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