Macys Number of Shares Shorted vs. Cash per Share

M -- USA Stock  

USD 38.93  1.23  3.26%

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Macys Cash per Share vs. Number of Shares Shorted Fundamental Analysis

Macys is rated below average in number of shares shorted category among related companies. It is rated below average in cash per share category among related companies . The ratio of Number of Shares Shorted to Cash per Share for Macys is about  9,882,000 
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 
=
49.41 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.
Cash per Share is a ratio of current cash on hands or in the banks of the company to total number of shares outstanding. It is used to determine firm's liquidity and is a good indicator of overall financial health of a company. Value investors often compare this ratio to the current stock quote, and if it exceeds the stock price they would invest in it.
Macys 
Cash per Share 
 = 
Total Cash 
Average Shares 
=
5.00 times
Companies with high Cash per Share ratio will be considered as attractive investment by most investors. In most industries if you can single out an equity instrument trading below its cash per share value, you have a bargain and should consider buying it. Finding the stocks traded below their cash value, therefore, can be a good starting point for investors using strategies based on fundamentals

Macys Cash per Share Comparison

  Cash per Share 
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Macys is rated below average in cash per share category among related companies.
  Number of Shares Shorted 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is rated below average in number of shares shorted category among related companies.