Macys Number of Shares Shorted vs. Total Debt

Macys -- USA Stock  

USD 29.96  0.55  1.87%

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Macys Total Debt vs. Number of Shares Shorted Fundamental Analysis

Macys is regarded second in number of shares shorted category among related companies. It is regarded second in total debt category among related companies making up about  86.99  of Total Debt per Number of Shares Shorted.
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 
=
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.
Total Debt refers to the amount of long term interest-bearing liabilities that a company carries on its balance sheet. That may include bonds sold to public, notes written to banks or capital leases. Typically, debt can help a company magnify its earnings, but the burden of interest and principle payments will eventually prevent the firm from borrow excessively.
Macys 
Total Debt 
 = 
Bonds 
+  
Notes 
=
6.07 B
In most industries, total debt may also include current portion of long-term debt. Since debt terms vary widely from one company to another, simply comparing outstanding debt obligations between different companies may not be adequate. It is usually meaningful to compare total debt amounts between companies that operate within the same sector.

Total Debt

Macys Total Debt Analysis
Macys is regarded second in total debt category among related companies. Total debt of Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry is now estimated at about 16.96 Billion. Macys totals roughly 6.07 Billion in total debt claiming about 36% of equities under Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry.
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Macys is considered to be number one stock in number of shares shorted category among related companies.