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NYSE:CPT

Camden Property Trust Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$100.58
+1.40 (+1.41 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$98.27
Now: $100.58
$101.32
50-Day Range
$95.54
MA: $98.05
$101.10
52-Week Range
$62.48
Now: $100.58
$120.73
Volume521,685 shs
Average Volume653,570 shs
Market Capitalization$9.80 billion
P/E Ratio52.94
Dividend Yield3.30%
Beta0.72

Short Interest

Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:1,570,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:1,710,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-8.19%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$150.74 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:2.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:96,830,000 shares
Float Size:96,030,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:1.63%
Today's Trading Volume:521,685 shares
Average Trading Volume:653,570 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-20.18%



Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/20201,570,000 $150.74 million -8.2%1.6%2$96.01
12/15/20201,570,000 $150.00 million -8.2%1.6%2$95.54
11/30/20201,710,000 $165.00 million 8.9%1.8%2.1$96.49
11/15/20201,570,000 $155.16 million -2.5%1.6%2$98.83
10/30/20201,610,000 $161.50 million 3.9%1.7%2.2$100.31
10/15/20201,550,000 $138.42 million -15.3%1.6%2.2$89.30
9/30/20201,830,000 $176.49 million 2.2%1.9%2.6$96.44
9/15/20201,790,000 $161.71 million 38.8%1.9%2.5$90.34
8/31/20201,290,000 $115.12 million -14.0%1.3%1.8$89.24
8/14/20201,500,000 $136.50 million 20.0%1.6%2$91.00
7/31/20201,250,000 $110.09 million -8.1%1.3%1.6$88.07
7/15/20201,360,000 $123.50 million -0.7%1.4%1.7$90.81
6/30/20201,370,000 $122.66 million -12.2%1.4%1.7$89.53
6/15/20201,560,000 $146.19 million 2.6%1.6%1.7$93.71
5/29/20201,520,000 $135.31 million -9.0%1.6%1.5$89.02
5/15/20201,670,000 $152.92 million 11.3%1.7%1.6$91.57
4/30/20201,500,000 $137.16 million 12.8%0.0%1.5$91.44
4/15/20201,330,000 $116.07 million 10.8%0.0%1.4$87.27
3/31/20201,200,000 $100.43 million 2.1%0.0%1.3$83.69
3/13/20201,175,200 $104.70 million -13.0%1.2%1.7$89.09
2/28/20201,350,000 $90.86 million -11.2%1.4%2$67.30
2/14/20201,520,000 $155.68 million -0.7%1.6%2.6$102.42
1/31/20201,530,000 $178.12 million 33.0%1.6%2.9$116.42
1/15/20201,150,000 $131.89 million 8.5%1.2%2.2$114.69
12/31/20191,060,000 $117.70 million 1.0%1.1%2.2$111.04

Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Camden Property Trust's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Camden Property Trust shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, traders have sold 1,570,000 shares of CPT short. 1.63% of Camden Property Trust's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Camden Property Trust?

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. Camden Property Trust currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Camden Property Trust?

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. 1.63% of Camden Property Trust's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Camden Property Trust's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Camden Property Trust saw a drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,570,000 shares, a drop of 8.2% from the previous total of 1,710,000 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 Camden Property Trust's float size?

Camden Property Trust currently has issued a total of 97,396,000 shares. Some of Camden Property Trust'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. Camden Property Trust currently has a public float of 96,030,000 shares.

How does Camden Property Trust's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.63% of Camden Property Trust's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "residential reits" compare to Camden Property Trust: AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (1.86%), Equity Residential (2.55%), Essex Property Trust, Inc. (1.37%), Sun Communities, Inc. (0.00%), Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (1.19%), UDR, Inc. (0.00%), Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (0.00%), American Campus Communities, Inc. (3.09%), UMH Properties, Inc. (1.29%), and Apartment Investment and Management (6.45%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Camden Property Trust stock?

Short selling CPT is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Camden Property Trust as its price is falling. Camden Property Trust's stock is trading up $1.40 today. To short Camden Property Trust 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 Camden Property Trust 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 Camden Property Trust?

A short squeeze for Camden Property Trust 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 CPT, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Camden Property Trust'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 CPT, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.


This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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