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GW Pharmaceuticals Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$218.96
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Today's Range
$218.96
$218.96
50-Day Range
$216.90
$219.28
52-Week Range
$87.07
$219.57
VolumeN/A
Average Volume899,771 shs
Market Capitalization$6.86 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.15

Short Interest

GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume693,700 shares
Previous Short Volume659,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+5.17%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$151.48 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.7
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares30,720,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.21%
Today's Trading Volume0 shares
Average Trading Volume899,771 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-100.00%

Short Interest Over Time


GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/2021693,700 shares $151.48 million +5.2%N/A0.7 $218.36
3/31/2021659,600 shares $143.56 million +67.5%N/A0.6 $217.65
3/15/2021393,700 shares $84.73 million -5.5%N/A0.4 $215.22
2/26/2021416,700 shares $89.53 million -30.3%N/A0.5 $214.85
2/12/2021597,600 shares $128.31 million -66.1%N/A0.7 $214.71
1/29/20211,760,000 shares $260.48 million -32.1%N/A2.5 $148.00
1/15/20212,590,000 shares $356.98 million -12.5%8.5%6.2 $137.83
12/31/20202,960,000 shares $343.63 million -10.0%9.7%7.4 $116.09
12/15/20203,290,000 shares $398.81 million -7.1%N/A8.4 $121.22
11/30/20203,540,000 shares $459.17 million -11.1%13.8%8.7 $129.71
11/15/20203,980,000 shares $472.82 million -9.8%15.6%9.5 $118.80
10/30/20204,410,000 shares $393.95 million -14.7%17.2%10.8 $89.33
10/15/20205,170,000 shares $499.37 million +4.2%20.2%13.6 $96.59
9/30/20204,960,000 shares $482.86 million +10.7%19.4%12.7 $97.35
9/15/20204,480,000 shares $479.94 million +2.1%17.5%11.8 $107.13
8/31/20204,390,000 shares $456.34 million -2.2%17.2%12 $103.95
8/14/20204,490,000 shares $477.87 million +14.5%17.6%13.2 $106.43
7/31/20203,920,000 shares $500.31 million -8.4%15.4%10.4 $127.63
7/15/20204,280,000 shares $597.23 million -2.5%16.8%12.4 $139.54
6/30/20204,390,000 shares $538.74 million -2.4%17.2%12.6 $122.72
6/15/20204,500,000 shares $550.22 million +0.5%17.6%11.8 $122.27
5/29/20204,480,000 shares $549.92 million -3.2%17.7%9.7 $122.75
5/15/20204,630,000 shares $537.17 million +1.1%18.9%8.6 $116.02
4/30/20204,580,000 shares $458.64 million -0.7%18.7%8.6 $100.14
4/15/20204,610,000 shares $458.37 million +3.1%18.8%8.5 $99.43

GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is GW Pharmaceuticals' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of GW Pharmaceuticals shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, investors have sold 693,700 shares of GWPH short.

What is a good short interest ratio for GW Pharmaceuticals?

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. GW Pharmaceuticals currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is GW Pharmaceuticals' short interest increasing or decreasing?

GW Pharmaceuticals saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 693,700 shares, an increase of 5.2% from the previous total of 659,600 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 GW Pharmaceuticals' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of GW Pharmaceuticals' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "pharmaceutical preparations" compare to GW Pharmaceuticals: Royalty Pharma plc (5.92%), Genmab A/S (0.00%), Genmab A/S (0.00%), MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (0.00%), Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited (0.00%), CureVac (3.13%), UCB SA (0.00%), Catalent, Inc. (0.00%), Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (0.00%), and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (0.00%).

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 GW Pharmaceuticals stock?

Short selling GWPH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from GW Pharmaceuticals as its price is falling. To short GW Pharmaceuticals 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 GW Pharmaceuticals 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 GW Pharmaceuticals?

A short squeeze for GW Pharmaceuticals 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 GWPH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is GW Pharmaceuticals' 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 GWPH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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