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Chesapeake Energy (CHKEW) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$78.00
0.00 (0.00%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)

Chesapeake Energy Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
700 shares
Previous Short Interest
600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+16.67%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$48,405.00
Short Interest Ratio
7.0 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Today's Trading Volume
20 shares
Average Trading Volume
359 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
6%
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CHKEW Short Interest Over Time

CHKEW Days to Cover Over Time

CHKEW Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Chesapeake Energy Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/2024700 shares $48,405.00 +16.7%N/A7 $69.15
1/31/2024600 shares $41,082.00 No ChangeN/A6 $68.47
6/15/2023100 shares $6,855.00 -66.7%N/A1 $68.55
5/31/2023300 shares $19,170.00 -50.0%N/A3 $63.90
5/15/2023600 shares $40,134.00 No ChangeN/A3 $66.89
1/31/2023300 shares $22,995.00 -25.0%N/A0.3 $76.65
1/15/2023400 shares $31,828.00 No ChangeN/A0.4 $79.57
12/30/2022400 shares $33,680.00 -33.3%N/A0 $84.20
12/15/2022600 shares $53,394.00 -25.0%N/A0 $88.99
11/30/2022800 shares $75,584.00 -33.3%N/A0 $94.48
11/15/20221,200 shares $114,768.00 +140.0%N/A0 $95.64
10/31/2022500 shares $41,675.00 -54.6%N/A0 $83.35
10/15/20221,100 shares $88,385.00 No ChangeN/A0 $80.35
9/30/20221,100 shares $86,383.00 No ChangeN/A0 $78.53
9/15/20221,100 shares $99,946.00 -90.1%N/A0 $90.86
8/31/202211,100 shares $972,360.00 No ChangeN/A0.1 $87.60
8/15/202211,100 shares $869,130.00 -1.8%N/A0.1 $78.30
7/31/202211,300 shares $851,568.00 +1.8%N/A0.2 $75.36
7/15/202211,100 shares $701,187.00 No ChangeN/A0.2 $63.17
6/30/202211,100 shares $676,462.86 -2.6%N/A0.3 $60.94
6/15/202211,400 shares $809,856.00 +2.7%N/A0.2 $71.04
5/31/202211,100 shares $868,908.00 -3.5%N/A0.2 $78.28
5/15/202211,500 shares $733,470.00 +3.6%N/A0.2 $63.78
4/30/202211,100 shares $691,863.00 No ChangeN/A0.2 $62.33
4/15/202211,100 shares $803,862.00 -1.8%N/A0.2 $72.42
3/31/202211,300 shares $0.00 -0.9%N/A0.2 $0.00

CHKEW Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chesapeake Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Chesapeake Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 15th, traders have sold 700 shares of CHKEW short. Learn More on Chesapeake Energy's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Chesapeake Energy?

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. CHKEW shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on Chesapeake Energy's short interest ratio.

Is Chesapeake Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Chesapeake Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 700 shares, an increase of 16.7% from the previous total of 600 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.

How does Chesapeake Energy's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "energy" compare to Chesapeake Energy: Callon Petroleum (16.01%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Chesapeake Energy stock?

Short selling CHKEW is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Chesapeake Energy as its price is falling. To short a 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 a stock 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 Chesapeake Energy?

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

How often is Chesapeake Energy's 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 CHKEW, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:CHKEW) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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