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Number of Shares Shorted AnalysisNumber 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.
About Number of Shares ShortedIf 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.
|Compare to competition|
Based on recorded statements Alphabet has 2.3M of outstending shares currently sold short by investors. This is 59.77% lower than that of the Technology sector, and significantly higher than that of Internet Content & Information industry, The Number of Shares Shorted for all stocks is 29.01% higher than the company.
Number of Shares Shorted
|Return On Equity||11.48%|
|Return On Asset||9.38%|
|Shares Owned by Insiders||5.74%|
|Shares Owned by Institutions||69.58%|
|Number of Shares Shorted||2.3M|
|Price to Earning||39.85X|
|Price to Book||4.35X|
|Price to Sales||5.71X|
|Cash and Equivalents||106.42B|
|Cash per Share||153.01X|
|Debt to Equity||2.30%|
|Book Value Per Share||244.04X|
|Cash Flow from Operations||20.83B|
|Earnings Per Share||26.65X|
|Price to Earnings To Growth||1.67X|
|Number of Employees||94.37K|