Sangamo Biosciences Short Ratio


Short Ratio Analysis

Short 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.
Sangamo Biosciences 
Short Ratio 
Short Interest 
Average Trading Volume 
6.08 times

About Short Ratio

The 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.
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Sangamo Biosciences Short Ratio Assessment

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Based on latest financial disclosure Sangamo Biosciences Inc has Short Ratio of 6.08 times. This is 35.41% higher than that of the Healthcare sector, and 34.51% higher than that of Biotechnology industry, The Short Ratio for all stocks is 220.0% lower than the firm.

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Sangamo Biosciences is currently under evaluation in short ratio category among related companies.
Return On Equity(14.99) %
Return On Asset(9.24) %
Profit Margin(68.35) %
Operating Margin(78.21) %
Current Valuation219.86 M
Shares Outstanding70.05 M
Shares Owned by Insiders4.18 %
Shares Owned by Institutions71.00 %
Number of Shares Shorted8.38 M
Price to Book2.19 times
Price to Sales9.83 times
Revenue45.37 M
Gross Profit45.87 M
EBITDA(34.59 M)
Net Income(31.01 M)
Cash and Equivalents219.33 M
Cash per Share3.13 times
Current Ratio10.29 times
Book Value Per Share2.91 times
Cash Flow from Operations(27.33 M)
Short Ratio6.08 times
One Year High19.25
One Year Low5.3
Earnings Per Share(0.45) times
Number of Employees102
Market Capitalization439.19 M
Total Asset232.52 M
Retained Earnings(355.24 M)
Working Capital119.14 M
Current Asset227.68 M
Current Liabilities22.13 M
Z Score-1.4