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Volkswagen Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.37 (+1.61 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $23.42
50-Day Range
MA: $21.59
52-Week Range
Now: $23.42
Volume235,205 shs
Average Volume358,798 shs
Market Capitalization$117.39 billion
P/E Ratio20.02
Dividend Yield1.56%

Short Interest

Volkswagen (OTCMKTS:VWAGY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume10,600 shares
Previous Short Volume113,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-90.68%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$234,260.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares5,012,953,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume235,205 shares
Average Trading Volume358,798 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-34.45%

Short Interest Over Time

Volkswagen (OTCMKTS:VWAGY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202110,600 shares $234,260.00 -90.7%N/A0 $22.10
1/29/2021113,700 shares $2.43 million +89.5%N/A0.2 $21.39
1/15/202173,100 shares $1.49 million +240.0%N/A0.2 $20.42
12/31/202073,100 shares $1.53 million +240.0%N/A0.2 $20.95
12/15/202073,100 shares $1.37 million +240.0%N/A0.2 $18.70
11/30/202021,500 shares $432,580.00 -11.9%N/A0.1 $20.12
10/30/202048,700 shares $913,125.00 +255.5%N/A0.1 $18.75
10/15/202013,700 shares $236,667.50 -81.5%N/A0.1 $17.28
9/30/202074,200 shares $1.28 million +46.4%N/A0.3 $17.26
9/15/202050,700 shares $863,421.00 -8.7%N/A0.2 $17.03
8/31/202055,500 shares $995,115.00 +728.4%N/A0.4 $17.93
8/14/20206,700 shares $118,858.00 -40.2%N/A0 $17.74
7/31/202011,200 shares $198,688.00 -17.7%N/A0.1 $17.74
7/15/202013,600 shares $212,432.00 +195.7%N/A0.1 $15.62
6/30/20204,600 shares $79,810.00 -64.1%N/A0 $17.35
6/15/202012,800 shares $210,816.00 -3.8%N/A0.1 $16.47
5/29/202013,300 shares $213,199.00 +150.9%N/A0 $16.03
5/15/20205,300 shares $83,634.00 -62.1%N/A0 $15.78
4/30/202014,000 shares $234,360.00 -32.4%N/A0 $16.74
4/15/202020,700 shares $289,696.50 +68.3%N/A0.1 $14.00
3/31/202012,300 shares $160,072.20 -88.6%N/A0 $13.01
3/13/2020107,900 shares $1.39 million +220.2%N/A0.3 $12.90
2/28/202033,700 shares $373,733.00 -13.1%N/A0.2 $11.09
2/14/202038,800 shares $585,492.00 +20.9%N/A0.3 $15.09
1/31/202032,100 shares $586,788.00 +301.3%N/A0.2 $18.28

Volkswagen (OTCMKTS:VWAGY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Volkswagen's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Volkswagen shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, investors have sold 10,600 shares of VWAGY short.

Is Volkswagen's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Volkswagen saw a drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 10,600 shares, a drop of 90.7% from the previous total of 113,700 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 Volkswagen's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Volkswagen's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "motor vehicles & car bodies" compare to Volkswagen: Toyota Motor Co. (0.09%), Daimler AG (0.00%), General Motors (1.46%), Nio Inc - (0.00%), AB Volvo (publ) (0.00%), Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (0.13%), Ford Motor (1.94%), Ferrari (1.06%), Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (0.00%), and PACCAR Inc (1.12%).

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 Volkswagen stock?

Short selling VWAGY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Volkswagen as its price is falling. Volkswagen's stock is trading up $0.37 today. To short Volkswagen 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 Volkswagen 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 Volkswagen?

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

How often is Volkswagen'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 VWAGY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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