What day does short interest come out?

FINRA requires firms to report short interest positions in all customer and proprietary accounts in all equity securities twice a month. All short interest positions must be reported by 6 p.m. Eastern Time on the second business day after the reporting settlement date designated by FINRA.

What is a high days to cover short interest?

Regardless, most options traders would agree that if a short-interest ratio is defined as the number of days to cover, more than 10 days is pretty high. Likewise, short interest as a percentage of float above 10% is pretty high and above 20% is extremely high.

What is days to cover in short selling?

Days to cover is a temporal indication of the short interest in a company’s stock. Days to cover is calculated by taking the quantity of shares that are currently sold short and dividing that amount by the stock’s average daily trading volume. A high days-to-cover measurement can signal a potential short squeeze.

What is the short interest on TRCH?


Short Squeeze Ranking™ view
Short Interest (Shares Short) 0
Short Interest Ratio (Days To Cover)
Short Percent of Float %
Short % Increase / Decrease %

How often is short interest updated?

every two weeks
Short interest is reported every two weeks and is usually as of the 15th and the last day of the month. It takes several days before the information is published and by that time, the number of shares short in the market may have already changed.

Is short interest paid daily?

When you short, usually your credit payments are on daily or weekly basis.

How do you tell if a stock is heavily shorted?

For general shorting information about a company’s stock, you can usually go to any website with a stock quote service. For more specific short interest info, you would have to go to the stock exchange where the company is listed.

What is a good days to cover?

By contrast, a low days-to-cover ratio tells you that short sellers could easily and quickly cover their positions if the price of the security was to suddenly rise. Generally speaking, a days-to-cover ratio of 10 or higher is considered high.

What is the float of TRCH?


Market Capitalization, $K 785,778
% of Insider Shareholders 17.49%
% of Institutional Shareholders 8.31%
Float, K 130,979
% Float 82.51%

Who is the CEO of Torchlight?

Adam Goldberg, M. Ed. is CEO & Founder of Torchlight.

How do you predict a short squeeze?

Scanning for a Short Squeeze Essentially, there are three conditions that must be fulfilled: The number of shares short should be greater than five times the average daily volume. The shares short as a percentage of the float should be greater than 10% The number of shares short should be increasing.