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First Watch Restaurant Group (FWRG) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$17.82
-0.23 (-1.27%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)

First Watch Restaurant Group Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
4,020,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
4,340,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-7.37%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$79.11 million
Short Interest Ratio
6.6 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
60,370,000 shares
Float Size
32,120,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
12.52%
Today's Trading Volume
506,527 shares
Average Trading Volume
528,883 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
96%
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FWRG Short Interest Over Time

FWRG Days to Cover Over Time

FWRG Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

First Watch Restaurant Group Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/31/20244,020,000 shares $79.11 million -7.4%12.5%6.6 $19.68
5/15/20244,340,000 shares $83.11 million +3.6%13.5%6.6 $19.15
4/30/20244,190,000 shares $106.93 million +5.3%13.1%7.1 $25.52
4/15/20243,980,000 shares $90.19 million -12.0%12.8%8 $22.66
3/31/20244,520,000 shares $111.28 million +7.1%14.4%9.4 $24.62
3/15/20244,220,000 shares $103.56 million +1.4%13.5%9.8 $24.54
2/29/20244,160,000 shares $104.21 million +14.9%16.8%10.8 $25.05
2/15/20243,620,000 shares $87.42 million +8.1%14.7%11.3 $24.15
1/31/20243,350,000 shares $71.89 million +24.5%13.6%11.4 $21.46
1/15/20242,690,000 shares $52.48 million +15.0%10.9%8.6 $19.51
12/31/20232,340,000 shares $47.03 million -6.0%9.5%7.6 $20.10
12/15/20232,490,000 shares $48.28 million +23.3%10.1%8.5 $19.39
11/30/20232,020,000 shares $36.52 million -1.9%8.2%5.9 $18.08
11/15/20232,060,000 shares $37.16 million -4.6%8.3%6.1 $18.04
10/31/20232,160,000 shares $36.09 million +10.2%8.8%6.1 $16.71
10/15/20231,960,000 shares $32.09 million +1.6%8.0%5.2 $16.37
9/30/20231,930,000 shares $33.37 million +100.4%7.9%5.2 $17.29
9/15/2023962,900 shares $18.19 million +9.3%3.9%2.6 $18.89
8/31/2023881,000 shares $16.84 million -7.5%3.6%2.6 $19.12
8/15/2023952,100 shares $17.58 million +66.5%3.9%3.1 $18.46
7/31/2023571,900 shares $10.66 million +21.7%2.3%1.8 $18.64
7/15/2023470,100 shares $8.64 million -21.5%2.0%1.8 $18.37
6/30/2023599,100 shares $10.12 million -16.2%2.5%2.5 $16.90
6/15/2023714,600 shares $11.91 million -21.1%3.1%3.2 $16.66
5/31/2023905,700 shares $15.99 million -19.9%4.6%4.4 $17.65
5/15/20231,130,000 shares $19.31 million +10.8%5.7%5.2 $17.09
4/30/20231,020,000 shares $16.40 million -16.4%6.3%5.3 $16.08
4/15/20231,220,000 shares $18.41 million -2.4%7.5%6.6 $15.09
3/31/20231,250,000 shares $20.08 million -0.8%7.8%6.6 $16.06
3/15/20231,260,000 shares $19.24 million +3.3%7.6%6.3 $15.27
2/28/20231,220,000 shares $18.64 million No Change7.3%5.6 $15.28
2/15/20231,220,000 shares $19.81 million +7.0%7.3%5.3 $16.24
1/31/20231,140,000 shares $18.47 million -14.3%6.8%4.6 $16.20
1/15/20231,330,000 shares $21.39 million +10.8%7.9%5.1 $16.08
12/30/20221,200,000 shares $16.24 million +0.8%7.1%4.6 $13.53
12/15/20221,190,000 shares $17.70 million +39.8%7.1%4.3 $14.87
11/30/2022851,500 shares $13.35 million +12.1%5.1%2.6 $15.68
11/15/2022759,800 shares $11.65 million -18.3%4.5%2.7 $15.33
10/31/2022929,700 shares $15.85 million +8.8%5.6%3.4 $17.05
10/15/2022854,200 shares $12.99 million +5.0%5.1%3.6 $15.21
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9/30/2022813,900 shares $11.79 million -15.7%5.1%3.9 $14.48
9/15/2022965,200 shares $14.72 million +8.8%6.0%5.3 $15.25
8/31/2022887,200 shares $14.88 million +3.2%7.7%7.7 $16.77
8/15/2022859,600 shares $15.96 million +8.5%7.5%7.3 $18.57
7/31/2022792,300 shares $13.17 million -11.0%6.9%6.8 $16.62
7/15/2022890,600 shares $12.92 million +1.7%7.7%7.5 $14.51
6/30/2022876,000 shares $12.63 million +3.3%7.6%7 $14.42
6/15/2022847,800 shares $11.42 million -5.6%7.4%6.1 $13.47
5/31/2022898,500 shares $14.29 million -1.4%7.8%5.8 $15.90
5/15/2022911,100 shares $12.96 million +1.8%7.9%5.5 $14.22
4/30/2022894,800 shares $11.63 million -6.2%7.8%5.2 $13.00
4/15/2022953,800 shares $12.07 million -21.8%8.3%5.3 $12.65
3/31/20221,220,000 shares $15.92 million +5.2%10.6%6 $13.05
3/15/20221,160,000 shares $14.35 million +4.5%10.1%5.5 $12.37
2/28/20221,110,000 shares $16.11 million +4.7%9.6%4.4 $14.51
2/15/20221,060,000 shares $17.51 million +6.0%9.2%4.3 $16.52
1/31/20221,000,000 shares $15.04 million +3.4%8.7%3.8 $15.04
1/15/2022966,900 shares $15.02 million -6.1%8.4%3.5 $15.53
12/31/20211,030,000 shares $17.26 million No Change8.9%3.5 $16.76

FWRG Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Watch Restaurant Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of First Watch Restaurant Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 31st, investors have sold 4,020,000 shares of FWRG short. 12.52% of First Watch Restaurant Group's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on First Watch Restaurant Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for First Watch Restaurant Group?

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. FWRG shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on First Watch Restaurant Group's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for First Watch Restaurant Group?

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. 12.52% of First Watch Restaurant Group's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is First Watch Restaurant Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

First Watch Restaurant Group saw a decline in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,020,000 shares, a decline of 7.4% from the previous total of 4,340,000 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 First Watch Restaurant Group's float size?

First Watch Restaurant Group currently has issued a total of 60,370,000 shares. Some of First Watch Restaurant Group'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. First Watch Restaurant Group currently has a public float of 32,120,000 shares.

How does First Watch Restaurant Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

12.52% of First Watch Restaurant Group's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "eating places" compare to First Watch Restaurant Group: Main Street Capital Co. (3.84%), Sweetgreen, Inc. (12.65%), Brinker International, Inc. (18.01%), Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (3.54%), The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (14.75%), Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (18.15%), Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (7.20%), Papa John's International, Inc. (13.38%), Jack in the Box Inc. (6.12%), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (13.82%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.43 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.54 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.11 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.88 billion), General Motors ($2.62 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.34 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.12 billion), Dell Technologies Inc. ($1.89 billion), and Enphase Energy, Inc. ($1.72 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short First Watch Restaurant Group stock?

Short selling FWRG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from First Watch Restaurant Group as its price is falling. FWRG shares are trading down $0.23 today. 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 First Watch Restaurant Group?

A short squeeze for First Watch Restaurant Group 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 FWRG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is First Watch Restaurant Group'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 FWRG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 31 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:FWRG) was last updated on 6/14/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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