Macys Number of Shares Shorted vs. Return On Asset

Macys Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 28.93  0.66  2.33%

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Macys Inc Return On Asset vs. Number of Shares Shorted Fundamental Analysis

Macys Inc is regarded second in number of shares shorted category among related companies. It is rated below average in return on asset category among related companies . The ratio of Number of Shares Shorted to Return On Asset for Macys Inc is about  14,211,813 
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.
Shares Shorted 
Shorted by Public 
by Institutions 
69.78 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.
Return on Asset or ROA shows how effective is the management of the company in generating income from utilizing all of the assets at their disposal. It is a useful ratio to evaluate the performance of different departments of a company as well as to understand management performance over time.
Return on Asset 
Net Income 
Total Assets 
4.91 %
Return on Asset measures overall efficiency of a company in generating profits from its total assets. It is expressed as the percentage of profits earned per dollar of Asset. A low ROA typically means that a company is asset-intensive and therefore will needs more money to continue generating revenue in the future.


Return On Asset Comparison
  Return On Asset 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is rated below average in return on asset category among related companies.
  Number of Shares Shorted 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is considered to be number one stock in number of shares shorted category among related companies.
Macys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates stores, Websites, and mobile applications. Macys, Inc. was founded in 1830 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Macys operates under Department Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 130000 people. more
NameMacys Inc
Chairman of macys.comJeffrey KantorView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00794367.0
Related EntityFD
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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