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Daqo New Energy Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$71.23
-0.01 (-0.01 %)
(As of 05/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$67.51
$72.91
50-Day Range
$62.16
$91.99
52-Week Range
$10.00
$130.33
Volume2.68 million shs
Average Volume2.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.20 billion
P/E Ratio68.62
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.9

Short Interest

Daqo New Energy (NYSE:DQ) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume9,060,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,280,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+24.45%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$600.68 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover3.0
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares12,860,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted12.40%
Today's Trading Volume2,683,268 shares
Average Trading Volume2,838,816 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-5.48%

Short Interest Over Time


Daqo New Energy (NYSE:DQ) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/20219,060,000 shares $600.68 million +24.5%N/A3 $66.30
3/31/20217,280,000 shares $513.82 million +30.0%N/A2.5 $70.58
3/15/20215,600,000 shares $527.63 million +6.7%N/A1.9 $94.22
2/26/20215,250,000 shares $513.98 million +4.8%N/A1.8 $97.90
2/12/20215,010,000 shares $595.74 million -19.3%N/A1.9 $118.91
1/29/20216,210,000 shares $604.48 million -12.0%N/A2.4 $97.34
1/15/20217,060,000 shares $534.23 million -12.5%N/A2.7 $75.67
12/31/20208,070,000 shares $460.47 million +17.0%N/A2.8 $57.06
12/15/20206,900,000 shares $333.34 million +2.8%N/A2.5 $48.31
11/30/20206,710,000 shares $303.69 million +408.3%N/A2.7 $45.26
11/15/20201,320,000 shares $57.39 million +15.8%N/A0.5 $43.48
10/30/20201,140,000 shares $42.79 million +134.2%N/A2.3 $37.54
10/15/2020486,800 shares $21.30 million -13.7%N/A1.1 $43.75
9/30/2020564,000 shares $15.26 million +64.0%N/A1.6 $27.05
9/15/2020343,900 shares $8.25 million +20.6%N/A1 $24.00
8/31/2020285,100 shares $6.43 million -18.1%N/A0.9 $22.56
8/14/2020348,000 shares $7.80 million -3.8%N/A1.1 $22.43
7/31/2020361,600 shares $8.02 million -12.7%N/A1.2 $22.18
7/15/2020414,000 shares $7.68 million -19.1%N/A1.5 $18.55
6/30/2020511,600 shares $7.81 million -22.9%N/A2 $15.26
6/15/2020663,300 shares $7.70 million +3.4%N/A2.9 $11.60
5/29/2020641,800 shares $6.46 million +18.4%N/A2.5 $10.06
5/15/2020542,000 shares $5.28 million -1.1%N/A2.1 $9.75
4/30/2020547,900 shares $5.71 million +23.7%N/A2 $10.43
4/15/2020442,800 shares $4.41 million +36.3%N/A1.5 $9.95

Daqo New Energy (NYSE:DQ) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Daqo New Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Daqo New Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 9,060,000 shares of DQ short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Daqo New 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. Daqo New Energy currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is Daqo New Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Daqo New Energy saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 9,060,000 shares, an increase of 24.5% from the previous total of 7,280,000 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 Daqo New Energy's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Daqo New Energy's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" compare to Daqo New Energy: United Microelectronics Co. (0.00%), Qorvo, Inc. (2.58%), Enphase Energy, Inc. (0.00%), ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Advantest Co. (0.00%), ON Semiconductor Co. (3.21%), Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (1.50%), SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (3.92%), Cree, Inc. (0.00%), and IPG Photonics 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. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Daqo New Energy stock?

Short selling DQ is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Daqo New Energy as its price is falling. Daqo New Energy's stock is trading down $0.01 today. To short Daqo New 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 Daqo New 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 Daqo New Energy?

A short squeeze for Daqo New 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 DQ, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Daqo New 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 DQ, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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