Nasdaq Announces Mid-Month Open Short Interest Positions in Nasdaq Stocks as of Settlement Date January 14, 2022

Wednesday, 26. January 2022 22:05

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the settlement date of January 14, 2022, short interest in 3,219 Nasdaq Global MarketSM securities totaled 9,093,765,057 shares compared with 8,918,375,713 shares in 3,160 Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of December 31, 2021. The mid-January short interest represents 3.10 days compared with 2.48 days for the prior reporting period.

Short interest in 2,092 securities on The Nasdaq Capital MarketSM totaled 2,283,581,566 shares at the end of the settlement date of January 14, 2022, compared with 2,311,978,612 shares in 2,118 securities for the previous reporting period. This represents a 1.81 day average daily volume; the previous reporting period’s figure was 1.83.

In summary, short interest in all 5,311 Nasdaq® securities totaled 11,377,346,623 shares at the January 14, 2022 settlement date, compared with 5,257 issues and 11,230,354,325 shares at the end of the previous reporting period. This is 2.72 days average daily volume, compared with an average of 2.31 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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