Macys Gross Profit vs. Number of Shares Shorted

M -- USA Stock  

USD 39.32  1.89  5.05%

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Macys Number of Shares Shorted vs. Gross Profit Fundamental Analysis

Macys is regarded fourth in gross profit category among related companies. It is regarded second in number of shares shorted category among related companies making about  0.01  of Number of Shares Shorted per Gross Profit. The ratio of Gross Profit to Number of Shares Shorted for Macys is roughly  179.44 
Gross Profit is the most basic measure of business operational efficiency. It is simply the difference between sales revenue and the cost associated with making a product or providing a service. It is calculated before deducting administrative expenses, taxes, and interest payments.
Macys 
Gross Profit 
 = 
Revenue 
-  
Cost of Revenue 
=
9.69 B
Gross Profit varies significantly from one sector to another and tells investor how much money a business would have made if it didn't have to pay any overhead expenses such as salary, taxes, or rent.
Number of Shares Shorted is total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of buying the stock back at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience loss if the stock price goes up.
Macys 
Shares Shorted 
 = 
Shorted by Public 
by Institutions 
=
54 M
If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect price of the stock.

Macys Number of Shares Shorted Comparison

  Number of Shares Shorted 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is considered to be number one stock in number of shares shorted category among related companies.
  Gross Profit 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded third in gross profit category among related companies.