short interest

noun

Definition of short interest

: the sum of securities or commodities sold short as of a given date

called also short position

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“Short interest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/short%20interest. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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