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KWESST Micro Systems (KWE) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$0.37
-0.01 (-3.02%)
(As of 12:12 PM ET)

KWESST Micro Systems Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
79,900 shares
Previous Short Interest
47,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+66.81%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$31,960.00
Short Interest Ratio
0.5 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
8,180,000 shares
Float Size
3,720,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
2.15%
Today's Trading Volume
49,584 shares
Average Trading Volume
134,139 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
37%
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KWE Short Interest Over Time

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KWE Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

KWESST Micro Systems Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/15/202479,900 shares $31,960.00 +66.8%2.2%0.5 $0.40
4/30/202447,900 shares $34,440.10 +40.9%1.3%0.5 $0.72
4/15/202434,000 shares $23,120.00 -58.5%0.9%0.4 $0.68
3/31/202481,900 shares $102,375.00 -3.2%2.6%1 $1.25
3/15/202484,600 shares $109,980.00 -27.9%2.7%1.3 $1.30
2/29/2024117,400 shares $127,966.00 +53.3%3.7%2 $1.09
2/15/202476,600 shares $105,708.00 +3.8%2.4%1.3 $1.38
1/31/202473,800 shares $87,084.00 +25.5%2.3%1.7 $1.18
1/15/202458,800 shares $82,320.00 +97.3%1.7%1.4 $1.40
12/31/202329,800 shares $26,820.00 +520.8%0.9%0.8 $0.90
12/15/20234,800 shares $4,006.08 -44.8%0.1%0.1 $0.83
11/30/20238,700 shares $8,700.00 +107.1%0.3%0.4 $1.00
11/15/20234,200 shares $4,368.00 +100.0%0.1%0.2 $1.04
10/31/20232,100 shares $3,150.00 -56.3%0.1%0.1 $1.50
10/15/20234,800 shares $8,208.00 +1,500.0%0.1%0.3 $1.71
9/30/2023300 shares $465.00 -99.7%0.0%0 $1.55
9/15/2023115,500 shares $191,730.00 +28,775.0%3.4%6.2 $1.66
8/31/2023400 shares $776.72 -99.7%0.0%0 $1.94
8/15/2023138,100 shares $256,866.00 -5.7%4.1%3.9 $1.86
7/31/2023146,400 shares $300,120.00 +2.6%4.3%3.7 $2.05
7/15/2023142,700 shares $392,425.00 +3.4%4.2%2.2 $2.75
6/30/2023138,000 shares $445,050.00 -10.2%4.1%1.4 $3.23
6/15/2023153,600 shares $539,136.00 +14.1%4.5%1.6 $3.51
5/31/2023134,600 shares $397,070.00 -13.9%4.0%1.5 $2.95
5/15/2023156,400 shares $481,712.00 No Change4.6%1.8 $3.08

KWE Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is KWESST Micro Systems' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of KWESST Micro Systems shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of May 15th, investors have sold 79,900 shares of KWE short. 2.15% of KWESST Micro Systems' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on KWESST Micro Systems' current short interest.

What is a good short interest percentage for KWESST Micro Systems?

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. 2.15% of KWESST Micro Systems' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is KWESST Micro Systems' short interest increasing or decreasing?

KWESST Micro Systems saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 79,900 shares, an increase of 66.8% from the previous total of 47,900 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 KWESST Micro Systems' float size?

KWESST Micro Systems currently has issued a total of 7,590,000 shares. Some of KWESST Micro Systems' 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. KWESST Micro Systems currently has a public float of 3,720,000 shares.

How does KWESST Micro Systems' short interest compare to its competitors?

2.15% of KWESST Micro Systems' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "prepackaged software" compare to KWESST Micro Systems: Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (3.30%), Iveda Solutions, Inc. (0.07%), iCoreConnect Inc. (2.65%), Motorsport Games Inc. (4.02%), Amesite Inc. (5.16%), Asset Entities Inc. (0.38%), T Stamp Inc. (0.90%), Lottery.com Inc. (3.37%), WaveDancer, Inc. (5.56%), Leafly Holdings, Inc. (4.52%),

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. ($3.81 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.30 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.10 billion), General Motors ($2.84 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.77 billion), AppLovin Co. ($2.22 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.16 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.12 billion), and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($2.12 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short KWESST Micro Systems stock?

Short selling KWE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from KWESST Micro Systems as its price is falling. KWE shares are trading down $0.04 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 KWESST Micro Systems?

A short squeeze for KWESST Micro Systems 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 KWE, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is KWESST Micro Systems' 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 KWE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 15 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:KWE) was last updated on 5/30/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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