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Warner Bros. Discovery (DISCA) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

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Warner Bros. Discovery Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
45,470,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
35,950,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+26.48%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.14 billion
Short Interest Ratio
5.0 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
March 15, 2022
Outstanding Shares
506,246,000 shares
Float Size
166,570,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
27.30%
Today's Trading Volume
1 shares
Average Trading Volume
9,655,137 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
0%
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DISCA Short Interest Over Time

DISCA Days to Cover Over Time

DISCA Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Warner Bros. Discovery Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/15/202245,470,000 shares $1.14 billion +26.5%27.3%5 $25.02
2/28/202235,950,000 shares $1.01 billion +18.8%21.9%4 $28.05
2/15/202230,260,000 shares $923.23 million -19.4%18.4%3.5 $30.51
1/31/202237,540,000 shares $1.05 billion +7.4%22.9%4.5 $27.91
1/15/202234,940,000 shares $1.09 billion +15.7%21.3%4.6 $31.18
12/31/202130,190,000 shares $710.67 million +14.3%18.4%4.2 $23.54
12/15/202126,420,000 shares $596.30 million -0.4%16.1%4.3 $22.57
11/30/202126,530,000 shares $617.35 million -16.7%16.2%4.2 $23.27
11/15/202131,860,000 shares $892.72 million +3.8%19.4%5.5 $28.02
10/29/202130,690,000 shares $719.37 million +8.0%18.7%5.7 $23.44
10/15/202128,410,000 shares $705.42 million +17.0%17.3%5.2 $24.83
9/30/202124,290,000 shares $616.48 million -4.7%14.8%4.4 $25.38
9/15/202125,490,000 shares $683.39 million -1.4%15.6%4.6 $26.81
8/31/202125,860,000 shares $745.80 million -18.2%15.8%4.6 $28.84
8/13/202131,630,000 shares $898.92 million +19.1%19.3%4.9 $28.42
7/30/202126,560,000 shares $770.51 million +5.1%16.2%2.9 $29.01
7/15/202125,280,000 shares $719.47 million -6.9%15.5%2.7 $28.46
6/30/202127,150,000 shares $832.96 million -8.9%16.6%2.5 $30.68
6/15/202129,800,000 shares $896.09 million -4.2%18.2%1.9 $30.07
5/28/202131,110,000 shares $998.94 million +19.5%19.0%1.9 $32.11
5/14/202126,040,000 shares $917.39 million -5.0%N/A1.5 $35.23
4/30/202127,420,000 shares $1.04 billion -30.7%N/A1.9 $37.95
4/15/202139,580,000 shares $1.52 billion -32.9%25.3%2.5 $38.38
3/31/202158,980,000 shares $2.56 billion +27.1%37.7%4.1 $43.44
3/15/202146,420,000 shares $3.30 billion +1.9%29.7%4.7 $71.10
2/26/202145,550,000 shares $2.34 billion +3.0%29.1%5.1 $51.32
2/12/202144,230,000 shares $2.01 billion -2.8%28.3%5.1 $45.55
1/29/202145,520,000 shares $1.87 billion -21.6%29.5%5.5 $41.02
1/15/202158,070,000 shares $2.16 billion +6.3%37.6%7.7 $37.25
12/31/202054,610,000 shares $1.63 billion +3.1%35.3%8.8 $29.81
12/15/202052,990,000 shares $1.52 billion +17.0%34.1%10 $28.65
11/30/202045,300,000 shares $1.24 billion +1.0%29.3%9.2 $27.48
11/15/202044,850,000 shares $1.04 billion +1.2%29.0%10.2 $23.12
10/30/202044,300,000 shares $874.26 million -2.4%28.7%11.7 $19.74
10/15/202045,390,000 shares $950.01 million -3.1%29.4%12.3 $20.93
9/30/202046,840,000 shares $1.02 billion -1.9%30.3%12.4 $21.77
9/15/202047,730,000 shares $1.14 billion +1.4%30.9%11.7 $23.82
8/31/202047,070,000 shares $1.04 billion +3.4%30.5%11 $22.07
8/14/202045,540,000 shares $1.03 billion -3.0%29.5%10.3 $22.62
7/31/202046,970,000 shares $991.07 million +2.4%30.4%9.6 $21.10
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7/15/202045,880,000 shares $947.42 million +1.8%29.8%8.8 $20.65
6/30/202045,050,000 shares $950.56 million +7.3%29.2%8.6 $21.10
6/15/202042,000,000 shares $955.50 million -1.6%27.2%7.7 $22.75
5/29/202042,700,000 shares $937.69 million -3.8%N/A7.4 $21.96
5/15/202044,400,000 shares $908.87 million +10.5%28.8%7.1 $20.47
4/30/202040,190,000 shares $901.06 million +12.2%26.1%6.7 $22.42
4/15/202035,810,000 shares $764.54 million -6.6%23.6%6.4 $21.35
3/31/202038,330,000 shares $805.70 million +0.5%25.3%6.9 $21.02
3/13/202038,151,800 shares $851.55 million -8.1%25.2%5.8 $22.32
2/28/202041,530,000 shares $767.89 million +24.6%27.5%9.6 $18.49
2/14/202033,340,000 shares $836.17 million -8.4%21.9%8.9 $25.08
1/31/202036,390,000 shares $963.24 million -8.7%23.9%9.6 $26.47
1/15/202039,850,000 shares $1.20 billion -4.0%26.1%10.3 $30.21
12/31/201941,520,000 shares $1.26 billion -6.2%27.2%11.3 $30.32
8/15/201930,341,300 shares $825.28 million -4.0%20.0%7.8 $27.20

DISCA Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Warner Bros. Discovery's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Warner Bros. Discovery shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 15th, investors have sold 45,470,000 shares of DISCA short. 27.30% of Warner Bros. Discovery's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Warner Bros. Discovery's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Warner Bros. Discovery?

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. DISCA shares currently have a short interest ratio of 5.0. Learn More on Warner Bros. Discovery's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Warner Bros. Discovery?

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. 27.30% of Warner Bros. Discovery's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Warner Bros. Discovery's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Warner Bros. Discovery saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 45,470,000 shares, an increase of 26.5% from the previous total of 35,950,000 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 Warner Bros. Discovery's float size?

Warner Bros. Discovery currently has issued a total of 506,246,000 shares. Some of Warner Bros. Discovery's 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. Warner Bros. Discovery currently has a public float of 166,570,000 shares.

How does Warner Bros. Discovery's short interest compare to its competitors?

27.30% of Warner Bros. Discovery's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Warner Bros. Discovery: Formula One Group (2.07%), Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (6.58%), Sinclair, Inc. (8.87%), Entravision Communications Co. (1.74%), Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (0.24%), Salem Media Group, Inc. (1.58%), Charter Communications, Inc. (12.72%), Rogers Communications Inc. (1.46%), Warner Bros. Discovery, Inc. (5.80%), Roku, Inc. (8.34%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($6.96 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.13 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($4.41 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($2.91 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($2.01 billion), Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ($1.85 billion), HP Inc. ($1.84 billion), Avis Budget Group, Inc. ($1.68 billion), and Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.66 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Warner Bros. Discovery stock?

Short selling DISCA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Warner Bros. Discovery 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 Warner Bros. Discovery?

A short squeeze for Warner Bros. Discovery 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 DISCA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Warner Bros. Discovery'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 DISCA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 15 2022.



This page (NASDAQ:DISCA) was last updated on 7/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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