Short Interest Sector Focus: Healthcare Sector

Short Interest Sector Focus: Healthcare Sector

As of the close of business on Monday, 8/29, 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 3.49%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.

 

  • NEOGEN CORP        NEOG    43.14%
  • CASSAVA SCIENCES I    SAVA    36.70%
  • MINERVA NEUROSCIEN    NERV    35.44%
  • CUTERA INC        CUTR    30.47%
  • INTERCEPT PHARMACE    ICPT    28.79%
  • AVADEL PHARMACEUTI    AVDL    26.25%
  • SENSEONICS HOLDING    SENS    24.17%
  • EXAGEN INC        XGN    24.14%
  • AVIDITY BIOSCIENCE    RNA    23.17%
  • APYX MEDICAL CORPO    APYX    22.45%

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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