SunPower Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+1.16 (+5.50 %)
(As of 09/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2.72 million shs
Average Volume5.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.85 billion
P/E Ratio9.16
Dividend YieldN/A

SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume14,240,000 shares
Previous Short Volume14,380,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-0.97%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$306.87 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.1
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares172,855,000 shares
Float Size79,450,000 shares
Short Percent of Float17.92%
Today's Trading Volume2,724,344 shares
Average Trading Volume5,095,106 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-46.53%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/202114,240,000 shares $306.87 million -1.0%17.9%4.1 $21.55
8/13/202114,380,000 shares $326.43 million +4.5%18.1%3.9 $22.70
7/30/202113,760,000 shares $340.84 million -2.2%17.3%3.7 $24.77
7/15/202114,070,000 shares $330.65 million -1.1%17.7%3.6 $23.50
6/30/202114,230,000 shares $415.80 million -7.7%17.9%3.6 $29.22
6/15/202115,410,000 shares $370.15 million +0.3%19.4%3.8 $24.02
5/28/202115,370,000 shares $359.50 million -2.7%19.4%3.9 $23.39
5/14/202115,790,000 shares $330.17 million -3.5%20.0%3.9 $20.91
4/30/202116,370,000 shares $444.28 million -1.7%20.9%3.3 $27.14
4/15/202116,660,000 shares $473.31 million -3.4%21.3%2.6 $28.41
3/31/202117,240,000 shares $543.40 million -6.9%22.0%2.3 $31.52
3/15/202118,520,000 shares $672.28 million -11.5%22.7%2.2 $36.30
2/26/202120,930,000 shares $723.97 million -0.2%25.8%2.4 $34.59
2/12/202120,980,000 shares $1.05 billion -18.8%25.9%2.4 $49.96
1/29/202125,840,000 shares $1.37 billion -44.5%31.9%2.9 $52.89
1/15/202146,520,000 shares $1.63 billion +7.3%57.5%5.2 $35.08
12/31/202043,350,000 shares $1.12 billion +5.4%53.6%5.1 $25.89
12/15/202041,140,000 shares $904.67 million -1.7%50.8%4.6 $21.99
11/30/202041,830,000 shares $968.78 million +5.5%51.7%4.9 $23.16
11/15/202039,660,000 shares $752.95 million +3.7%49.0%4.4 $18.99
10/30/202038,240,000 shares $626.75 million -8.4%47.2%4.5 $16.39
10/15/202041,760,000 shares $704.49 million +11.3%51.8%5.6 $16.87
9/30/202037,530,000 shares $469.50 million +12.6%46.6%6 $12.51
9/15/202033,320,000 shares $367.19 million +11.6%361.0%6.7 $11.02
8/31/202029,850,000 shares $334.02 million +14.9%37.1%6.1 $11.19

Institutional Investors Shorting SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of SunPower. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
8/31/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A37,759N/A$1,103.00
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLC260,100222,700-14.4%$6,507.00
8/17/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A37,759N/A$1,103.00
8/17/2021Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P.712,3000-100.0%$0.00
8/17/2021Caas Capital Management LP75,0000-100.0%$0.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC568,100737,400+29.8%$21,547.00
8/16/2021Credit Suisse AG113,900143,000+25.5%$4,178.00
8/13/2021PEAK6 Investments LLCN/A5,000N/A$146.00
8/12/2021Twin Tree Management LP116,200638,100+449.1%$18,645.00
8/12/2021Capital Fund Management S.A.121,000199,500+64.9%$5,829.00
8/11/2021HAP Trading LLC96,10014,800-84.6%$25.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLP1,977,700984,300-50.2%$28,761.00
8/6/2021Wolverine Trading LLC199,100254,100+27.6%$7,595.00
8/6/2021IMC Chicago LLC118,6000-100.0%$0.00
7/31/2021Cutler Group LP2,9002,800-3.4%$3.00

SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is SunPower's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of SunPower shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, traders have sold 14,240,000 shares of SPWR short. 17.92% of SunPower's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on SunPower's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for SunPower?

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. SunPower currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for SunPower

Which institutional investors are shorting SunPower?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of SunPower: Pathstone Family Office LLC, Walleye Trading LLC, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Caas Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Credit Suisse AG, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Twin Tree Management LP, Capital Fund Management S.A., HAP Trading LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Wolverine Trading LLC, IMC Chicago LLC, and Cutler Group LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for SunPower?

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. 17.92% of SunPower's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is SunPower's short interest increasing or decreasing?

SunPower saw a drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 14,240,000 shares, a drop of 1.0% from the previous total of 14,380,000 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 SunPower's float size?

SunPower currently has issued a total of 172,855,000 shares. Some of SunPower'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. SunPower currently has a public float of 79,450,000 shares.

How does SunPower's short interest compare to its competitors?

17.92% of SunPower's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductors" compare to SunPower: NVIDIA Co. (0.00%), Intel Co. (0.00%), Broadcom Inc. (1.11%), Texas Instruments Incorporated (1.47%), Micron Technology, Inc. (0.00%), Analog Devices, Inc. (0.00%), Marvell Technology, Inc. (0.00%), Microchip Technology Incorporated (1.75%), Xilinx, Inc. (0.00%), and Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (1.85%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short SunPower stock?

Short selling SPWR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from SunPower as its price is falling. SunPower's stock is trading up $1.16 today. To short SunPower 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 SunPower 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 SunPower?

A short squeeze for SunPower 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 SPWR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is SunPower'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 SPWR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 9/22/2021 by Staff
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