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Bridgewater Bancshares Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.39 (+2.28 %)
(As of 05/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume43,975 shs
Average Volume66,498 shs
Market Capitalization$492.22 million
P/E Ratio16.67
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Bridgewater Bancshares (NASDAQ:BWB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume228,100 shares
Previous Short Volume215,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+6.09%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$3.74 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.4
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares28,990,000 shares
Float Size22,300,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.02%
Today's Trading Volume43,975 shares
Average Trading Volume66,498 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-33.87%

Short Interest Over Time

Bridgewater Bancshares (NASDAQ:BWB) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021228,100 shares $3.74 million +6.1%1.0%3.4$16.38
3/31/2021215,000 shares $3.45 million -12.8%1.0%3$16.03
3/15/2021246,600 shares $4.18 million -7.4%1.2%3.3$16.97
2/26/2021266,400 shares $3.96 million +3.7%1.3%3.6$14.88
2/12/2021257,000 shares $3.74 million +1.0%1.2%3.8$14.54
1/29/2021254,400 shares $3.36 million +3.0%1.2%3.8$13.22
1/15/2021247,000 shares $3.28 million -9.5%1.2%4$13.28
12/31/2020272,900 shares $3.38 million +1.5%1.3%4.5$12.38
12/15/2020268,800 shares $3.34 million -4.7%1.3%4.1$12.42
11/30/2020282,100 shares $3.39 million -6.6%1.3%4.2$12.00
11/15/2020302,100 shares $3.61 million -2.2%1.4%4.9$11.94
10/30/2020308,900 shares $3.38 million +8.6%1.5%5.2$10.93
10/15/2020284,400 shares $2.94 million -24.1%1.3%4.9$10.32
9/30/2020374,800 shares $3.56 million -3.1%1.7%6.9$9.49
9/15/2020386,900 shares $3.71 million -9.1%1.8%7.2$9.60
8/31/2020425,600 shares $4.14 million -7.1%2.0%8.9$9.72
8/14/2020457,900 shares $4.75 million -19.2%2.1%8.7$10.37
7/31/2020566,900 shares $5.27 million -3.8%2.6%9.8$9.29
7/15/2020589,300 shares $5.43 million +8.4%2.7%8.8$9.22
6/30/2020543,800 shares $5.34 million +31.0%2.5%7.4$9.82
6/15/2020415,200 shares $4.12 million -2.4%1.9%5.4$9.92
5/29/2020425,400 shares $4.43 million +19.5%2.0%4.7$10.42
5/15/2020355,900 shares $3.18 million -1.3%1.6%3.9$8.93
4/30/2020360,600 shares $3.78 million +12.7%1.7%4.3$10.47
4/15/2020319,900 shares $3.03 million -14.5%1.5%4.2$9.46

Bridgewater Bancshares (NASDAQ:BWB) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Bridgewater Bancshares' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Bridgewater Bancshares shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 228,100 shares of BWB short. 1.02% of Bridgewater Bancshares' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Bridgewater Bancshares?

The short interest ratio, also known as the "days to cover ratio", is calculated by dividing the number of shares of a stock sold short divided by its average trading volume. A short interest ratio ranging between 1 and 4 generally indicates strong positive sentiment about a stock and a lack of short sellers. A short interest ratio of 10 or greater indicates strong pessimism about a stock. Bridgewater Bancshares currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Bridgewater Bancshares?

Companies that have a short interest as a percentage of float below 10% indicates positive investor sentiment and few short sellers. Stocks with a short interest percentage above 10% is considered high, suggesting some investors are pessimistic about the stock. Companies with a short interest percentage of 20% or more indicates widespread negative sentiment. 1.02% of Bridgewater Bancshares' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Bridgewater Bancshares' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Bridgewater Bancshares saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 228,100 shares, an increase of 6.1% from the previous total of 215,000 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

What is Bridgewater Bancshares' float size?

Bridgewater Bancshares currently has issued a total of 28,127,000 shares. Some of Bridgewater Bancshares' outstanding shares are available for trading, while others are subject to various restrictions. The public float, also referred to as floating shares or "the float", are shares that publicly owned, unrestricted and available to trade on the open market. Bridgewater Bancshares currently has a public float of 22,300,000 shares.

How does Bridgewater Bancshares' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.02% of Bridgewater Bancshares' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to Bridgewater Bancshares: Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (2.75%), Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (0.00%), Veritex Holdings, Inc. (1.87%), Lakeland Financial Co. (2.37%), Enterprise Financial Services Corp (0.00%), Southside Bancshares, Inc. (2.47%), TriCo Bancshares (1.60%), First Busey Co. (1.31%), S&T Bancorp, Inc. (0.00%), and OFG Bancorp (1.99%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Bridgewater Bancshares stock?

Short selling BWB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Bridgewater Bancshares as its price is falling. Bridgewater Bancshares' stock is trading up $0.39 today. To short Bridgewater Bancshares stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that Bridgewater Bancshares will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Bridgewater Bancshares?

A short squeeze for Bridgewater Bancshares occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock increases in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of BWB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Bridgewater Bancshares' short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including BWB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/13/2021 by Staff
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