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NYSE:DUK

Duke Energy Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$86.16
-1.08 (-1.24 %)
(As of 03/3/2021 10:38 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$85.85
Now: $86.16
$87.24
50-Day Range
$85.59
MA: $90.79
$94.74
52-Week Range
$62.13
Now: $86.16
$101.69
Volume20,358 shs
Average Volume2.83 million shs
Market Capitalization$63.41 billion
P/E Ratio31.56
Dividend Yield4.43%
Beta0.23

Short Interest

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume7,950,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,220,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+10.11%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$680.44 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.7
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares728,050,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted1.08%
Today's Trading Volume20,358 shares
Average Trading Volume2,827,749 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-99.28%

Short Interest Over Time


Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20217,950,000 shares $680.44 million +10.1%N/A2.7 $85.59
1/29/20217,220,000 shares $676.51 million +10.7%N/A2.5 $93.70
1/15/20216,520,000 shares $596.45 million -0.9%N/A2.2 $91.48
12/31/20205,720,000 shares $510.74 million -83.6%N/A1.7 $89.29
12/15/20205,720,000 shares $513.37 million -83.6%N/A1.7 $89.75
11/30/202034,930,000 shares $3.15 billion -0.7%N/A10.4 $90.32
11/15/202035,160,000 shares $3.26 billion -2.3%N/A10.2 $92.66
10/30/202035,980,000 shares $3.42 billion -3.1%N/A10.5 $94.98
10/15/202037,130,000 shares $3.46 billion +0.5%N/A10.6 $93.06
9/30/202036,950,000 shares $3.43 billion +1.2%N/A10.3 $92.92
9/15/202036,500,000 shares $3.01 billion -0.4%N/A10.7 $82.47
8/31/202036,640,000 shares $3.00 billion -0.1%N/A10.2 $81.89
8/14/202036,670,000 shares $2.90 billion -1.1%N/A10.2 $79.21
7/31/202037,070,000 shares $3.06 billion +3.8%N/A10 $82.52
7/15/202035,720,000 shares $3.03 billion -1.1%N/A9.8 $84.74
6/30/202036,110,000 shares $2.99 billion -4.1%N/A9.6 $82.79
6/15/202037,670,000 shares $3.09 billion -1.2%N/A9.6 $82.11
5/29/202038,140,000 shares $3.07 billion +0.2%N/A8.8 $80.47
5/15/202038,060,000 shares $3.26 billion -0.3%N/A8.3 $85.63
4/30/202038,190,000 shares $3.20 billion -1.0%N/A8.2 $83.72
4/15/202038,590,000 shares $3.15 billion +6.9%N/A8.4 $81.66
3/31/202036,090,000 shares $3.09 billion -7.8%N/A8.1 $85.69
3/13/202039,125,000 shares $3.53 billion +2.4%N/A10.6 $90.31
2/28/202038,200,000 shares $2.45 billion -2.6%N/A10.3 $64.15
2/14/202039,230,000 shares $3.73 billion -0.3%N/A10.8 $95.05

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Duke Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Duke Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 12th, traders have sold 7,950,000 shares of DUK short.

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

Is Duke Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Duke Energy saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 7,950,000 shares, an increase of 10.1% from the previous total of 7,220,000 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 Duke Energy's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Duke Energy's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "electric utilities" compare to Duke Energy: NextEra Energy, Inc. (0.00%), The Southern Company (0.00%), Eversource Energy (0.00%), PPL Co. (0.00%), Edison International (0.00%), FirstEnergy Corp. (0.00%), Entergy Co. (0.00%), Pinnacle West Capital Co. (0.00%), OGE Energy Corp. (0.89%), and Array Technologies, Inc. (4.82%).

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 Duke Energy stock?

Short selling DUK is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Duke Energy as its price is falling. Duke Energy's stock is trading down $1.08 today. To short Duke 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 Duke 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 Duke Energy?

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

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



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

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