Nasdaq Announces Mid-Month Open Short Interest Positions in Nasdaq Stocks as of Settlement Date November 15, 2023

GlobeNewswire ·  11/28/2023 05:05

Nasdaq Short Interest Days

NEW YORK, Nov.  27, 2023  (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the settlement date of November 15, 2023, short interest in 3,169 Nasdaq Global MarketSM securities totaled 10,924,879,396 shares compared with 10,847,253,689 shares in 3,200 Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of October 31, 2023. The mid-November short interest represents 3.06 days compared with 3.15 days for the prior reporting period.

Short interest in 1,765 securities on The Nasdaq Capital MarketSM totaled 2,075,323,870 shares at the end of the settlement date of November 15, 2023, compared with 2,015,044,446 shares in 1,774 securities for the previous reporting period. This represents a 1.79 day average daily volume; the previous reporting period's figure was 1.57.

In summary, short interest in all 4,934 Nasdaq securities totaled 13,000,203,266 shares at the November 15, 2023 settlement date, compared with 4,974 issues and 12,862,298,135 shares at the end of the previous reporting period. This is 2.75 days average daily volume, compared with an average of 2.72 days for the prior reporting period.

The open short interest positions reported for each Nasdaq security reflect the total number of shares sold short by all broker/dealers regardless of their exchange affiliations. A short sale is generally understood to mean the sale of a security that the seller does not own or any sale that is consummated by the delivery of a security borrowed by or for the account of the seller.

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