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NASDAQ:TRCH

Torchlight Energy Resources Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$2.34
-0.31 (-11.70 %)
(As of 03/4/2021 10:46 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$2.10
Now: $2.34
$2.56
50-Day Range
$1.28
MA: $2.14
$4.29
52-Week Range
$0.21
Now: $2.34
$4.83
Volume214,591 shs
Average Volume32.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$333.70 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.6

Short Interest

Torchlight Energy Resources (NASDAQ:TRCH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume8,840,000 shares
Previous Short Volume5,720,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+54.55%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$21.92 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.4
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares72,000,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted6.20%
Today's Trading Volume214,591 shares
Average Trading Volume32,254,363 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.33%

Short Interest Over Time


Torchlight Energy Resources (NASDAQ:TRCH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20218,840,000 shares $21.92 million +54.6%N/A0.4 $2.48
1/29/20215,720,000 shares $14.81 million -17.6%N/A0.7 $2.59
1/15/20216,940,000 shares $10.90 million +0.9%10.0%1 $1.57
12/31/20206,650,000 shares $8.58 million +11.2%9.2%1.9 $1.29
12/15/20206,650,000 shares $5.25 million +11.2%9.2%1.9 $0.79
11/30/20205,980,000 shares $2.93 million -4.8%8.3%2.7 $0.49
11/15/20206,280,000 shares $2.39 million +2.1%8.7%4.7 $0.38
10/30/20206,150,000 shares $1.72 million +4.4%8.6%4.2 $0.28
10/15/20205,890,000 shares $1.65 million -6.1%8.2%3.8 $0.28
9/30/20206,270,000 shares $2.13 million +4.7%8.8%4.4 $0.34
9/15/20205,990,000 shares $1.44 million +0.8%8.7%4.5 $0.24
8/31/20205,940,000 shares $1.60 million -2.6%8.7%5.7 $0.27
8/14/20206,100,000 shares $1.77 million +15.8%9.0%6.3 $0.29
7/31/20205,270,000 shares $1.74 million +1.7%7.9%5.8 $0.33
7/15/20205,180,000 shares $1.66 million +2.4%7.8%6.8 $0.32
6/30/20205,060,000 shares $1.77 million -3.3%8.3%7.6 $0.35
6/15/20205,230,000 shares $1.88 million +0.8%8.6%9.1 $0.36
5/29/20205,190,000 shares $1.87 million -8.0%8.1%10.4 $0.36
5/15/20205,640,000 shares $1.97 million +3.9%8.9%14.2 $0.35
4/30/20205,430,000 shares $1.85 million +0.6%9.1%22.2 $0.34
4/15/20205,400,000 shares $2.43 million +2.3%9.1%22 $0.45
3/31/20205,280,000 shares $2.32 million +2.9%8.7%20.8 $0.44
3/13/20205,129,000 shares $2.46 million +3.4%10.8%16 $0.48
2/28/20204,960,000 shares $1.93 million +4.0%10.5%22.2 $0.39
2/14/20204,770,000 shares $2.48 million +10.4%8.2%24.7 $0.52

Torchlight Energy Resources (NASDAQ:TRCH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Torchlight Energy Resources' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Torchlight Energy Resources shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 8,840,000 shares of TRCH short.

Is Torchlight Energy Resources' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Torchlight Energy Resources saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 8,840,000 shares, an increase of 54.5% from the previous total of 5,720,000 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.

How does Torchlight Energy Resources' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Torchlight Energy Resources' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" compare to Torchlight Energy Resources: Callon Petroleum (19.41%), Comstock Resources, Inc. (5.39%), Kosmos Energy Ltd. (5.65%), Centennial Resource Development, Inc. (4.71%), Enerplus Co. (2.66%), Vermilion Energy Inc. (3.72%), GeoPark Limited (0.18%), Par Pacific Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), Tellurian Inc. (15.98%), and Talos Energy Inc. (10.58%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Torchlight Energy Resources stock?

Short selling TRCH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Torchlight Energy Resources as its price is falling. Torchlight Energy Resources' stock is trading down $0.31 today. To short Torchlight Energy Resources 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 Torchlight Energy Resources 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 Torchlight Energy Resources?

A short squeeze for Torchlight Energy Resources 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 TRCH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Torchlight Energy Resources' 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 TRCH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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