China Eastern Airlines Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.11 (-0.48 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $23.02
50-Day Range
MA: $23.78
52-Week Range
Now: $23.02
Volume19,806 shs
Average Volume17,395 shs
Market Capitalization$7.54 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.38%

Short Interest

China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,700 shares
Previous Short Volume33,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-94.99%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$40,069.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares93,180,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume19,806 shares
Average Trading Volume17,395 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average13.86%

Short Interest Over Time

China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20211,700 shares $40,069.00 -95.0%N/A0.1 $23.57
3/15/202133,900 shares $814,617.00 +34.5%N/A1.7 $24.03
2/26/202125,200 shares $575,820.00 +21.2%N/A1.3 $22.85
2/12/202120,800 shares $470,080.00 -3.7%N/A1.1 $22.60
1/29/202121,600 shares $471,960.00 +184.2%N/A1.2 $21.85
1/15/20217,600 shares $152,532.00 +43.4%N/A0.5 $20.07
12/31/20207,800 shares $160,836.00 -13.3%N/A0.5 $20.62
12/15/20207,800 shares $172,926.00 -13.3%N/A0.5 $22.17
11/30/20209,000 shares $206,910.00 +275.0%N/A0.5 $22.99
11/15/20202,400 shares $53,712.00 +166.7%N/A0.1 $22.38
10/30/2020900 shares $20,232.00 -81.6%N/A0 $22.48
10/15/20204,900 shares $103,880.00 +11.4%N/A0.3 $21.20
9/30/20204,400 shares $96,096.00 -48.8%N/A0.2 $21.84
9/15/20208,600 shares $176,042.00 -39.0%N/A0.4 $20.47
8/31/202014,100 shares $324,159.00 +907.1%N/A0.6 $22.99
8/14/20201,400 shares $28,574.00 -92.2%N/A0 $20.41
7/31/202018,000 shares $348,120.00 -65.5%N/A0.5 $19.34
7/15/202052,100 shares $923,212.00 +96.6%N/A1.5 $17.72
6/30/202026,500 shares $474,880.00 -23.6%N/A0.7 $17.92
6/15/202034,700 shares $625,641.00 -50.6%N/A0.8 $18.03
5/29/202070,200 shares $1.30 million +64.0%N/A1.5 $18.49
5/15/202042,800 shares $743,864.00 +1.2%N/A0.9 $17.38
4/30/202042,300 shares $749,979.00 -35.1%N/A0.9 $17.73
4/15/202065,200 shares $1.25 million -9.9%N/A1.2 $19.21
3/31/202072,400 shares $1.46 million +12.3%N/A1.3 $20.23

China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is China Eastern Airlines' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of China Eastern Airlines shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, traders have sold 1,700 shares of CEA short.

Is China Eastern Airlines' short interest increasing or decreasing?

China Eastern Airlines saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,700 shares, a decline of 95.0% from the previous total of 33,900 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.

How does China Eastern Airlines' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of China Eastern Airlines' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "air transportation, scheduled" compare to China Eastern Airlines: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (1.99%), Ryanair Holdings plc (0.00%), United Airlines Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), American Airlines Group Inc. (0.00%), China Southern Airlines Company Limited (0.00%), Azul S.A. (0.00%), Alaska Air Group, Inc. (0.00%), Deutsche Lufthansa AG (0.00%), Air Canada (0.00%), and JetBlue Airways Co. (0.00%).

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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short China Eastern Airlines stock?

Short selling CEA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from China Eastern Airlines as its price is falling. China Eastern Airlines' stock is trading down $0.11 today. To short China Eastern Airlines 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 China Eastern Airlines 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 China Eastern Airlines?

A short squeeze for China Eastern Airlines 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 CEA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is China Eastern Airlines' 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 CEA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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