|Security||MSS / Merrill Lynch Strategic Return Bonds Select 10 Index due 3/8/2012 (59022C384)|
MSS / Merrill Lynch Strategic Return Bonds Select 10 Index due 3/8/2012 short volume is shown in the following chart. Short Volume is a data set that can be used to understand investor sentiment. When an investor makes a short sale, they do so with the belief that a security will decline in price. If the short sale volume increases as a percentage of the total volume, then that suggests a bearish (negative) sentiment by the market. If short sale volume decreases as a percentage of total volume, then that suggests a bullish (positive) sentiment.
- Short Volume
- Total number of short shares traded on the major US markets each day
- Short Percent
- Total number of short shares traded divided by the total shares traded each day
- Short Interest
- Total number of open short positions of a security, divided by the total float (not shown)
- Short Squeeze
- When a company with a high degree of short interest increases in price, which forces short sellers to "cover" their short interest buy buying actual shares, which in turn drives the price up even further.
Note that Short Percent on this page is not the same as Short Interest. Short Interest is a measure of the number of open short positions of a security, divided by the total float. Short Percent is the daily short volume divided by the total volume. Short Interest is not available for this security at this time.
|Market Date||Total Volume||Short Volume||Short Percent|
Related News Stories
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the RBC 2017 Fourth Quarter Results Conference Call. I would now like to turn the meeting over to Mr. Dave Mun, SVP and Head of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Mr. Mun. (40-0)
Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday after a mixed session on Monday. The markets remain right at all-time highs, and the one trend that has won time after time is that investors have been rewarded every time they buy pullbacks. Those same investors are continuing to look for new investing and trading ideas to generate gains and income ahead. (99-1)
Wall Street and investors can certainly be fickle friends when it comes to companies and where their money goes. Huge blue chip leaders can often turn into disasters when the fundamentals change, and often those fundamentals change because upper management doesn’t have the vision to change with the times. When bad times come, it sometimes takes a ton of money and, most importantly, courage to step up to the plate and buy. (88-0)
Bank of America (BAC) looks to continue higher as its operations improve alongside an attractive valuation multiple. BAC is emerging from a long-term bottoming formation, with upside momentum on its side. BAC is positioned to benefit from an interest rates rise and an improving U.S. economy. Its valuation multiple also is lower than its peers, signaling it could outperform in coming years. (159-0)
NEW YORK (Reuters) - UBS Group AG’s Wealth Management Americas said on Monday it was quitting a 13-year-old recruiting agreement that ended the practice of suing brokers who quit for jobs at competing firms, following a similar move by rival Morgan Stanley last month. (93-0)