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NYSE:CWEN

Clearway Energy Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$27.46
-0.67 (-2.38 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$27.25
Now: $27.46
$28.17
50-Day Range
$28.13
MA: $32.74
$35.77
52-Week Range
$16.12
Now: $27.46
$37.23
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume858,939 shs
Market Capitalization$5.54 billion
P/E Ratio76.28
Dividend Yield4.62%
Beta0.62

Short Interest

Clearway Energy (NYSE:CWEN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,130,000 shares
Previous Short Volume4,480,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-30.13%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$85.95 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares201,636,000 shares
Float Size77,780,000 shares
Short Percent of Float4.02%
Today's Trading Volume1,042,600 shares
Average Trading Volume858,939 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average21.38%

Short Interest Over Time


Clearway Energy (NYSE:CWEN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20213,130,000 shares $85.95 million -30.1%4.0%3.8 $27.46
1/29/20214,480,000 shares $145.06 million -4.5%5.9%5.6 $32.38
1/15/20214,690,000 shares $148.25 million -15.2%6.2%6.1 $31.61
12/31/20204,000,000 shares $139.20 million +21.6%5.3%5.7 $34.80
12/15/20204,000,000 shares $134.36 million +21.6%5.3%5.7 $33.59
11/30/20203,290,000 shares $105.87 million -14.8%4.3%4.8 $32.18
11/15/20203,860,000 shares $112.98 million -6.5%5.1%6 $29.27
10/30/20204,130,000 shares $123.28 million -30.9%5.4%6.2 $29.85
10/15/20205,980,000 shares $172.82 million +21.5%8.0%9.3 $28.90
9/30/20204,920,000 shares $145.34 million +54.7%6.6%8.4 $29.54
9/15/20203,180,000 shares $79.02 million -3.9%4.2%5.7 $24.85
8/31/20203,310,000 shares $75.83 million -30.9%4.4%6 $22.91
8/14/20204,790,000 shares $119.61 million +6.9%6.4%7.9 $24.97
7/31/20204,480,000 shares $117.11 million -12.0%6.0%7 $26.14
7/15/20205,090,000 shares $124.91 million +1.8%7.0%7.7 $24.54
6/30/20205,000,000 shares $120.80 million +1.0%6.8%7.1 $24.16
6/15/20204,950,000 shares $113.75 million +37.9%6.8%6.5 $22.98
5/29/20203,590,000 shares $83.25 million -16.5%4.9%4.1 $23.19
5/15/20204,300,000 shares $94.21 million +14.7%5.9%4.7 $21.91
4/30/20203,750,000 shares $80.66 million +29.3%5.1%4.3 $21.51
4/15/20202,900,000 shares $62.32 million +12.0%3.7%3.4 $21.49
3/31/20202,590,000 shares $52.24 million +6.6%3.3%3 $20.17
3/13/20202,430,000 shares $48.67 million No Change3.3%3 $20.03
2/28/20202,340,000 shares $43.08 million +0.9%N/A3.5 $18.41
2/14/20202,320,000 shares $50.99 million -5.7%N/A3.8 $21.98

Clearway Energy (NYSE:CWEN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Clearway Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Clearway Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, investors have sold 3,130,000 shares of CWEN short. 4.02% of Clearway Energy's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Clearway Energy?

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. Clearway Energy currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Clearway 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. 4.02% of Clearway Energy's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Clearway Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Clearway Energy saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 3,130,000 shares, a drop of 30.1% from the previous total of 4,480,000 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 Clearway Energy's float size?

Clearway Energy currently has issued a total of 201,636,000 shares. Some of Clearway 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. Clearway Energy currently has a public float of 77,780,000 shares.

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

4.02% of Clearway Energy's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "electric services" compare to Clearway Energy: Edison International (0.00%), PPL Co. (0.00%), SSE plc (0.00%), FirstEnergy Corp. (0.00%), Fortis Inc. (0.49%), Entergy Co. (0.00%), Tenaga Nasional Berhad (0.00%), Avangrid, Inc. (3.92%), Korea Electric Power Co. (0.00%), and Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P. (0.36%).

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 Clearway Energy stock?

Short selling CWEN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Clearway Energy as its price is falling. Clearway Energy's stock is trading down $0.67 today. To short Clearway 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 Clearway 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 Clearway Energy?

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

How often is Clearway 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 CWEN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.



This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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