Short Interest Sector Focus: Healthcare Sector

Short Interest Sector Focus: Healthcare Sector

As of the close of business on Thursday, 7/28, we captured the Top 10 Highest Short Interest % stocks within the Healthcare Sector.

The average short interest for stocks within the Healthcare sector stands at 3.89%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.

 

  • GEOVAX LABS INC        GOVX    66.98%
  • INTERCEPT PHARMACE    ICPT    34.92%
  • CUTERA INC        CUTR    31.53%
  • CASSAVA SCIENCES I    SAVA    29.44%
  • TILRAY BRANDS INC    TLRY    29.07%
  • SENSEONICS HOLDING    SENS    28.56%
  • OMEROS CORP        OMER    27.80%
  • AVADEL PHARMACEUTI    AVDL    27.32%
  • VERU INC        VERU    27.24%
  • BIONANO GENOMICS    BNGO    27.11%

Short Interest is the percentage of a stocks' outstanding shares being sold short, which is utilized as a gauge for stock price sentiment. When short interest increases, this is generally considered a negative "bear" market indicator, whereas when short interest decreases, this is generally considered a positive "bull" market indicator. 

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