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NYSE:ETN

Eaton Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$163.13
+1.65 (+1.02 %)
(As of 10/20/2021 03:59 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$160.80
$163.29
50-Day Range
$148.36
$170.21
52-Week Range
$101.52
$171.32
Volume35,332 shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$65.05 billion
P/E Ratio34.78
Dividend Yield1.89%
Beta1.15

Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,200,000 shares
Previous Short Volume3,380,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-5.33%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$477.79 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.0
Last Record DateSeptember, 30 2021
Outstanding Shares398,785,000 shares
Float Size397,550,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.80%
Today's Trading Volume35,332 shares
Average Trading Volume1,899,659 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-98.14%

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
9/30/20213,200,000 shares $477.79 million -5.3%0.8%2 $149.31
9/15/20213,380,000 shares $542.66 million -9.9%0.9%2.1 $160.55
8/31/20213,750,000 shares $631.35 million +3.0%0.9%2.4 $168.36
8/13/20213,640,000 shares $610.14 million +23.8%0.9%2.3 $167.62
7/30/20212,940,000 shares $464.67 million -24.0%0.7%1.8 $158.05
7/15/20213,870,000 shares $595.48 million +9.9%1.0%2.3 $153.87
6/30/20213,520,000 shares $521.59 million +6.3%0.9%2.1 $148.18
6/15/20213,310,000 shares $489.38 million -2.7%0.8%1.9 $147.85
5/28/20213,400,000 shares $493.85 million -7.9%0.9%1.7 $145.25
5/14/20213,690,000 shares $538.00 million +4.2%0.9%1.7 $145.80
4/30/20213,540,000 shares $513.37 million -13.0%0.9%1.6 $145.02
4/15/20214,070,000 shares $570.78 million -4.5%1.0%1.8 $140.24
3/31/20214,260,000 shares $594.95 million -4.5%1.1%1.8 $139.66
3/15/20214,460,000 shares $627.83 million +30.4%1.1%1.9 $140.77
2/26/20213,420,000 shares $445.15 million +0.9%0.9%1.6 $130.16
2/12/20213,390,000 shares $418.77 million +44.3%0.9%1.6 $123.53
1/29/20212,350,000 shares $277.98 million -20.1%0.6%1.2 $118.29
1/15/20212,940,000 shares $366.38 million -2.0%0.7%1.6 $124.62
12/31/20203,000,000 shares $357.90 million +0.7%0.8%1.7 $119.30
12/15/20202,980,000 shares $339.24 million -10.0%0.8%1.7 $113.84
11/30/20203,310,000 shares $403.49 million +32.9%0.8%2 $121.90
11/15/20202,490,000 shares $284.98 million -3.5%0.6%1.6 $114.45
10/30/20202,580,000 shares $268.89 million -32.1%0.7%1.7 $104.22
10/15/20203,800,000 shares $411.12 million +2.7%1.0%2.6 $108.19
9/30/20203,700,000 shares $377.51 million +3.1%0.9%2.4 $102.03

Institutional Investors Shorting Eaton (NYSE:ETN)

This table shows institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders that have reported short positions as of their most recent reporting period. Most commonly, these investors have purchased put options on shares of Eaton. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Reporting DateInvestor NameShares Shorted (Previous)Shares Shorted (Current)Position ChangePosition Size
9/13/2021Bank of America Corp DE10,70012,200+14.0%$1,808.00
8/31/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A10,000N/A$1,482.00
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLC36,90017,600-52.3%$2,608.00
8/17/2021Millennium Management LLC10,00037,600+276.0%$5,572.00
8/17/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A10,000N/A$1,482.00
8/17/2021Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P.32,100138,000+329.9%$20,450.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC109,500104,900-4.2%$15,544.00
8/16/2021Squarepoint Ops LLC34,60018,900-45.4%$2,801.00
8/16/2021Bank of America Corp DE10,70012,200+14.0%$1,808.00
8/16/2021North Fourth Asset Management LPN/A40,000N/A$5,927.00
8/16/2021Credit Suisse AGN/A54,700N/A$8,013.00
8/16/2021Maven Securities LTD17,20014,200-17.4%$2,104.00
8/16/2021Capula Management LtdN/A50,000N/A$7,409.00
8/16/2021Allianz Asset Management GmbH10,10012,600+24.8%$1,867.00
8/13/2021PEAK6 Investments LLC3,9002,634-32.5%$889.00
8/12/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.7,3007,300No Change$1,082.00
8/12/2021Simplex Trading LLCN/A17,800N/A$2,637.00
8/12/2021Capital Fund Management S.A.N/A81,000N/A$12,003.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLP241,400170,100-29.5%$25,205.00
8/10/2021BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA5050No Change$741.00
8/10/2021Citigroup Inc.14,00014,000No Change$2,075.00
8/6/2021Wolverine Trading LLC37,20058,300+56.7%$8,540.00
7/31/2021Cutler Group LPN/A200N/A$0.00

Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Short Interest FAQ













Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eaton's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Eaton shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 30th, traders have sold 3,200,000 shares of ETN short. 0.80% of Eaton's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Eaton's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Eaton?

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. Eaton currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Eaton

Which institutional investors are shorting Eaton?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Eaton: Bank of America Corp DE, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Walleye Trading LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, North Fourth Asset Management LP, Credit Suisse AG, Maven Securities LTD, Capula Management Ltd, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, PEAK6 Investments LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Simplex Trading LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Susquehanna International Group LLP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Citigroup Inc., Wolverine Trading LLC, and Cutler Group LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Eaton?

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. 0.80% of Eaton's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Eaton's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Eaton saw a decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,200,000 shares, a decrease of 5.3% from the previous total of 3,380,000 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 Eaton's float size?

Eaton currently has issued a total of 398,785,000 shares. Some of Eaton'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. Eaton currently has a public float of 397,550,000 shares.

How does Eaton's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.80% of Eaton's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "electrical components & equipment" compare to Eaton: Emerson Electric Co. (1.19%), Roper Technologies, Inc. (1.18%), Rockwell Automation, Inc. (2.50%), AMETEK, Inc. (0.91%), Generac Holdings Inc. (1.91%), Enphase Energy, Inc. (4.00%), Acuity Brands, Inc. (4.06%), Vicor Co. (4.68%), II-VI Incorporated (16.64%), and Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (1.60%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: S&P Global Inc. ($7.35 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($6.43 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.68 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.48 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.77 billion), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ($3.73 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($3.10 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($2.87 billion), Match Group, Inc. ($2.83 billion), and DoorDash, Inc. ($2.54 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Eaton stock?

Short selling ETN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Eaton as its price is falling. Eaton's stock is trading up $1.65 today. To short Eaton 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 Eaton 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 Eaton?

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

How often is Eaton'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 ETN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 30 2021.



This page was last updated on 10/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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