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BHP Group (BHP) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$58.96
-0.49 (-0.82%)
(As of 11:15 AM ET)

BHP Group Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
8,730,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
8,000,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+9.13%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$517.47 million
Short Interest Ratio
3.4 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
2,532,910,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.34%
Today's Trading Volume
914,792 shares
Average Trading Volume
2,536,373 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
36%
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BHP Days to Cover Over Time

BHP Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

BHP Group Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/15/20248,730,000 shares $517.47 million +9.1%N/A3.4 $59.28
4/30/20248,000,000 shares $441.32 million -3.6%N/A3.1 $55.17
4/15/20248,300,000 shares $490.24 million -8.1%N/A3.2 $59.07
3/31/20249,030,000 shares $520.94 million -10.0%N/A3.5 $57.69
3/15/202410,030,000 shares $558.67 million -4.3%N/A4 $55.70
2/29/202410,480,000 shares $600.92 million +5.1%N/A4.2 $57.34
2/15/20249,970,000 shares $594.31 million +20.0%N/A4.1 $59.61
1/31/20248,310,000 shares $508.74 million -12.6%N/A3.6 $61.22
1/15/20249,510,000 shares $601.60 million -7.2%N/A4 $63.26
12/31/202310,250,000 shares $700.18 million +36.3%N/A4.4 $68.31
12/15/20237,520,000 shares $494.82 million +5.3%N/A3.2 $65.80
11/30/20237,140,000 shares $435.18 million -6.4%N/A3 $60.95
11/15/20237,630,000 shares $462.38 million -9.1%N/A3.2 $60.60
10/31/20238,390,000 shares $478.73 million -7.4%N/A3.3 $57.06
10/15/20239,060,000 shares $512.80 million -6.0%N/A3.5 $56.60
9/30/20239,640,000 shares $548.32 million +17.7%N/A3.8 $56.88
9/15/20238,190,000 shares $478.71 million -15.7%N/A3.3 $58.45
8/31/20239,720,000 shares $558.75 million +0.8%N/A3.8 $57.49
8/15/20239,640,000 shares $546.01 million +19.2%N/A3.6 $56.64
7/31/20238,090,000 shares $506.84 million +1.1%N/A3.1 $62.65
7/15/20238,000,000 shares $496.80 million +17.7%N/A2.9 $62.10
6/30/20236,800,000 shares $405.76 million -1.7%N/A2.5 $59.67
6/15/20236,920,000 shares $442.74 million -5.6%N/A2.5 $63.98
5/31/20237,330,000 shares $402.38 million -1.6%N/A2.5 $54.90
5/15/20237,450,000 shares $443.13 million +2.9%N/A2.5 $59.48
4/30/20237,240,000 shares $427.45 million +19.1%N/A2.4 $59.04
4/15/20236,080,000 shares $374.41 million +17.2%N/A2 $61.58
3/31/20235,190,000 shares $329.10 million -5.0%N/A1.6 $63.41
3/15/20235,460,000 shares $317.66 million -6.8%N/A1.8 $58.18
2/28/20235,860,000 shares $357.28 million -8.6%N/A2 $60.97
2/15/20236,410,000 shares $428.19 million -1.4%N/A2.2 $66.80
1/31/20236,500,000 shares $455.98 million +17.3%N/A2.2 $70.15
1/15/20235,540,000 shares $383.81 million +1.7%N/A1.7 $69.28
12/30/20225,450,000 shares $338.17 million +2.1%N/A1.6 $62.05
12/15/20225,340,000 shares $329.32 million -15.0%N/A1.5 $61.67
11/30/20226,280,000 shares $394.38 million -17.2%N/A1.6 $62.80
11/15/20227,580,000 shares $452.45 million -2.6%N/A1.9 $59.69
10/31/20227,780,000 shares $372.04 million +0.9%N/A1.9 $47.82
10/15/20227,710,000 shares $372.47 million -14.1%N/A2.1 $48.31
9/30/20228,970,000 shares $448.86 million +6.8%N/A2.5 $50.04
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9/15/20228,400,000 shares $434.11 million -17.2%N/A2.4 $51.68
8/31/202210,140,000 shares $556.58 million +17.2%N/A2.9 $54.89
8/15/20228,650,000 shares $473.50 million +6.3%N/A2.7 $54.74
7/31/20228,140,000 shares $448.03 million +15.0%N/A2.4 $55.04
7/15/20227,080,000 shares $348.83 million +5.4%N/A1.9 $49.27
6/30/20226,720,000 shares $377.53 million +2.3%N/A1.8 $56.18
6/15/20226,570,000 shares $407.01 million +31.4%N/A1.8 $61.95
5/31/20225,000,000 shares $353.30 million -28.1%N/A1.2 $70.66
5/15/20226,950,000 shares $441.60 million +11.7%N/A1.6 $63.54
4/30/20226,220,000 shares $416.62 million +30.1%N/A1.3 $66.98
4/15/20224,780,000 shares $373.56 million -24.8%N/A0.8 $78.15
3/31/20226,360,000 shares $491.31 million +38.9%N/A1.1 $77.25
3/15/20224,580,000 shares $296.69 million -24.7%N/A0.8 $64.78
2/28/20226,080,000 shares $412.16 million -49.6%N/A1.1 $67.79
2/15/202212,060,000 shares $814.29 million -64.0%N/A2.3 $67.52
1/31/202233,510,000 shares $2.13 billion +2.4%N/A7.3 $63.60
1/15/202232,730,000 shares $2.19 billion +10.5%N/A8.9 $66.97
12/31/202129,610,000 shares $1.79 billion +8.8%N/A9 $60.35
12/15/202127,210,000 shares $1.59 billion -4.0%N/A8 $58.26
11/30/202128,350,000 shares $1.59 billion -0.1%N/A7.9 $56.19
11/15/202128,380,000 shares $1.53 billion +8.8%N/A7.9 $53.74
10/29/202126,080,000 shares $1.43 billion +4.8%N/A6.8 $54.84
10/15/202124,880,000 shares $1.43 billion +3.5%N/A7 $57.48
9/30/202124,050,000 shares $1.29 billion +3.4%N/A7.4 $53.52
9/15/202123,270,000 shares $1.40 billion -5.1%N/A8.1 $60.32
8/31/202124,510,000 shares $1.62 billion +18.3%N/A10.4 $66.14
8/13/202120,720,000 shares $1.61 billion -16.2%N/A10.5 $77.82
7/30/202124,720,000 shares $1.94 billion +19.9%N/A14.9 $78.56
7/15/202120,620,000 shares $1.57 billion +2.6%N/A12.1 $76.35
6/30/202120,100,000 shares $1.46 billion +1.4%N/A11.5 $72.83
6/15/202119,820,000 shares $1.48 billion +5.7%N/A10.5 $74.92
5/28/202118,750,000 shares $1.39 billion +4.9%N/A9.8 $74.11
5/14/202117,880,000 shares $1.39 billion +3.1%N/A7.7 $77.67
4/30/202117,350,000 shares $1.30 billion +14.8%N/A7.2 $74.77
4/15/202115,120,000 shares $1.10 billion +6.9%N/A5.9 $72.71
3/31/202114,150,000 shares $986.26 million +6.2%N/A5.4 $69.70
3/15/202113,330,000 shares $994.15 million +6.3%N/A5 $74.58
2/26/202112,540,000 shares $978.62 million +5.4%N/A4.8 $78.04
2/12/202111,900,000 shares $829.67 million +8.5%N/A5 $69.72
1/29/202110,970,000 shares $760.33 million -2.6%N/A4.8 $69.31
1/15/202111,260,000 shares $831.89 million -7.6%N/A4.9 $73.88
12/31/202012,180,000 shares $803.15 million -4.3%N/A5.7 $65.94
12/15/202012,730,000 shares $807.08 million +4.6%N/A5.9 $63.40
11/30/202012,170,000 shares $696.85 million -4.3%N/A5.6 $57.26
11/15/202012,720,000 shares $673.52 million -7.1%N/A5.9 $52.95
10/30/202013,690,000 shares $658.63 million +6.0%N/A6.5 $48.11
10/15/202012,920,000 shares $670.81 million -5.1%N/A6.5 $51.92
9/30/202013,620,000 shares $704.29 million -2.6%N/A6.6 $51.71
9/15/202013,990,000 shares $775.05 million -5.9%N/A7.1 $55.40
8/31/202014,870,000 shares $818.74 million +1.0%N/A7.7 $55.06
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8/14/202014,720,000 shares $838.89 million +11.0%N/A7.4 $56.99
7/31/202013,260,000 shares $700.66 million +1.8%N/A6.3 $52.84
7/15/202013,030,000 shares $682.25 million +0.5%N/A6 $52.36
6/30/202012,960,000 shares $634.78 million +4.3%N/A5.8 $48.98
6/15/202012,430,000 shares $621.62 million -3.6%N/A4.6 $50.01
5/29/202012,890,000 shares $607.12 million -7.5%N/A3.5 $47.10
5/15/202013,930,000 shares $576.01 million -3.8%N/A3.6 $41.35
4/30/202014,480,000 shares $589.05 million -1.3%N/A3.7 $40.68
4/15/202014,670,000 shares $563.47 million -0.6%N/A3.7 $38.41
3/31/202014,760,000 shares $576.67 million -15.6%N/A3.9 $39.07
3/13/202017,481,700 shares $690.70 million +10.0%1.2%7.7 $39.51
2/28/202015,890,000 shares $504.03 million -14.8%N/A7 $31.72
2/14/202018,650,000 shares $704.22 million +7.4%N/A10.4 $37.76
1/31/202017,360,000 shares $806.20 million +10.9%N/A10.5 $46.44
1/15/202015,650,000 shares $806.29 million -2.6%N/A10 $51.52
12/31/201916,070,000 shares $874.85 million -1.1%N/A11.8 $54.44

BHP Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is BHP Group's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of BHP Group shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 15th, traders have sold 8,730,000 shares of BHP short. Learn More on BHP Group's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for BHP Group?

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. BHP shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on BHP Group's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting BHP Group?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of BHP Group: Walleye Trading LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Twin Tree Management LP, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is BHP Group's short interest increasing or decreasing?

BHP Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 8,730,000 shares, an increase of 9.1% from the previous total of 8,000,000 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 BHP Group's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies compare to BHP Group: Southern Copper Co. (6.80%), Rio Tinto Group (0.61%), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (1.60%), Vale S.A. (1.10%), Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (7.18%), Hudbay Minerals Inc. (0.84%), MP Materials Corp. (22.59%), Sigma Lithium Co. (25.86%), New Gold Inc. (0.88%), Ferroglobe PLC (1.88%),

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 BHP Group stock?

Short selling BHP is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from BHP Group as its price is falling. BHP shares are trading down $0.16 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 BHP Group?

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

How often is BHP Group'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 BHP, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 15 2024.



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

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