TransGlobe Energy Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.06 (-3.70 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume486,413 shs
Average Volume408,882 shs
Market Capitalization$113.17 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.47%

Short Interest

TransGlobe Energy (NASDAQ:TGA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume62,800 shares
Previous Short Volume69,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-9.64%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$99,224.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares72,542,000 shares
Float Size61,820,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.10%
Today's Trading Volume486,413 shares
Average Trading Volume408,882 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average18.96%

Short Interest Over Time

TransGlobe Energy (NASDAQ:TGA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202162,800 shares $99,224.00 -9.6%0.1%0.2$1.58
3/31/202169,500 shares $107,030.00 +154.6%0.1%0.1$1.54
3/15/202127,300 shares $45,591.00 -57.3%0.0%0.1$1.67
2/26/202164,000 shares $92,800.00 +91.0%0.1%0.1$1.45
2/12/202133,500 shares $46,565.00 -64.1%0.1%0$1.39
1/29/202193,300 shares $99,831.00 -10.2%0.2%0.1$1.07
1/15/2021103,900 shares $122,602.00 +127.9%N/A0.1$1.18
12/31/202045,600 shares $39,717.60 +70.8%N/A0.1$0.87
12/15/202026,700 shares $24,756.24 -81.6%0.0%0$0.93
11/30/2020145,300 shares $77,009.00 -30.5%0.2%0.2$0.53
11/15/2020209,100 shares $89,913.00 +141.5%0.4%0.7$0.43
10/30/202086,600 shares $33,211.10 -55.9%0.1%0.3$0.38
10/15/2020196,300 shares $86,587.93 -2.1%0.3%0.8$0.44
9/30/2020200,500 shares $82,205.00 +65.6%0.3%1.1$0.41
9/15/2020121,100 shares $55,185.27 -27.4%0.2%0.7$0.46
8/31/2020166,700 shares $92,201.77 -9.4%0.3%1.1$0.55
8/14/2020183,900 shares $107,894.13 +87.7%0.3%1.1$0.59
7/31/202098,000 shares $56,722.40 +418.5%0.2%0.6$0.58
7/15/202018,900 shares $11,151.00 -7.8%0.0%0.1$0.59
6/30/202020,500 shares $11,717.80 -62.1%0.0%0.1$0.57
6/15/202054,100 shares $32,460.00 +319.4%0.1%0.3$0.60
5/29/202012,900 shares $6,966.00 -45.3%0.0%0.1$0.54
5/15/202023,600 shares $11,195.84 -51.8%0.0%0.1$0.47
4/30/202049,000 shares $30,380.00 -14.0%0.1%0.3$0.62
4/15/202057,000 shares $24,225.00 +16.3%0.1%0.3$0.43

TransGlobe Energy (NASDAQ:TGA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is TransGlobe Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of TransGlobe Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 15th, traders have sold 62,800 shares of TGA short. 0.10% of TransGlobe Energy's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for TransGlobe Energy?

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. 0.10% of TransGlobe Energy's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is TransGlobe Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

TransGlobe Energy saw a decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 62,800 shares, a decrease of 9.6% from the previous total of 69,500 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 TransGlobe Energy's float size?

TransGlobe Energy currently has issued a total of 72,542,000 shares. Some of TransGlobe Energy'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. TransGlobe Energy currently has a public float of 61,820,000 shares.

How does TransGlobe Energy's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.10% of TransGlobe Energy's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" compare to TransGlobe Energy: TETRA Technologies, Inc. (1.44%), Falcon Minerals Co. (1.21%), Hess Midstream LP (2.60%), Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (0.00%), Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (0.19%), Penn Virginia Co. (0.00%), Vista Oil & Gas, S.A.B. de C.V. (0.00%), Ring Energy, Inc. (0.00%), SandRidge Energy, Inc. (0.00%), and VAALCO Energy, Inc. (0.52%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: 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 TransGlobe Energy stock?

Short selling TGA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from TransGlobe Energy as its price is falling. TransGlobe Energy's stock is trading down $0.06 today. To short TransGlobe Energy 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 TransGlobe Energy 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 TransGlobe Energy?

A short squeeze for TransGlobe Energy 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 TGA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is TransGlobe Energy'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 TGA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/8/2021 by Staff
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