Short Ratio AnalysisShort Ratio is typically used by traders and speculators to identify trends in current market sentiment for a particular equity instrument. In its simple terms this ratio shows how many days it will take all current short sellers to cover their positions if the price of a stock begins to rise.
CVS Health Distress Driver Correlations
About Short RatioThe higher the Short Ratio, the longer it would take to buy back the borrowed shares. In theory, the more short positions are currently outstanding, the faster it will be to cover shorted positions.Compare to competition
Based on latest financial disclosure CVS Health Corporation has Short Ratio of 7.83 times. This is 103.38% higher than that of the Healthcare sector, and 586.84% higher than that of Health Care Plans industry, The Short Ratio for all stocks is 274.64% lower than the firm.