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FirstEnergy (FE) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$38.97
-0.17 (-0.43%)
(As of 05/24/2024 07:00 PM ET)

FirstEnergy Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
12,150,000 shares
Previous Short Interest
12,110,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+0.33%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$465.83 million
Short Interest Ratio
4.0 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
575,520,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
2.11%
Today's Trading Volume
1,892,000 shares
Average Trading Volume
3,184,551 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
59%
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FE Short Interest Over Time

FE Days to Cover Over Time

FE Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

FirstEnergy Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/202412,150,000 shares $465.83 million +0.3%N/A4 $38.34
4/15/202412,110,000 shares $452.91 million +4.1%N/A3.9 $37.40
3/31/202411,630,000 shares $449.15 million -8.8%N/A3.3 $38.62
3/15/202412,750,000 shares $483.99 million +1.8%N/A3.7 $37.96
2/29/202412,520,000 shares $458.36 million -4.2%N/A3.3 $36.61
2/15/202413,070,000 shares $487.51 million -2.0%N/A3.3 $37.30
1/31/202413,330,000 shares $488.94 million +12.5%N/A3.5 $36.68
1/15/202411,850,000 shares $454.68 million -17.9%N/A3.1 $38.37
12/31/202314,440,000 shares $529.37 million +17.5%N/A4.1 $36.66
12/15/202312,290,000 shares $454.48 million +7.1%N/A3.2 $36.98
11/30/202311,480,000 shares $424.07 million +8.7%N/A3.1 $36.94
11/15/202310,560,000 shares $388.82 million -2.9%N/A3 $36.82
10/31/202310,880,000 shares $387.33 million +11.3%N/A3.1 $35.60
10/15/20239,780,000 shares $348.17 million +6.8%N/A2.7 $35.60
9/30/20239,160,000 shares $313.09 million -14.2%N/A2.7 $34.18
9/15/202310,680,000 shares $394.20 million -6.2%N/A3.6 $36.91
8/31/202311,380,000 shares $410.48 million -7.0%N/A3.8 $36.07
8/15/202312,230,000 shares $440.65 million +6.1%N/A3.9 $36.03
7/31/202311,530,000 shares $454.17 million +0.6%N/A3.5 $39.39
7/15/202311,460,000 shares $455.54 million -6.9%N/A3.1 $39.75
6/30/202312,310,000 shares $478.55 million -0.3%N/A3.3 $38.88
6/15/202312,350,000 shares $483.01 million +14.4%N/A3.1 $39.11
5/31/202310,800,000 shares $404.03 million -4.3%N/A2.6 $37.41
5/15/202311,280,000 shares $437.78 million +110.8%N/A2.8 $38.81
4/30/20235,350,000 shares $212.93 million -2.2%N/A1.3 $39.80
4/15/20235,470,000 shares $223.39 million +3.8%N/A1.5 $40.84
3/31/20235,270,000 shares $211.12 million -29.3%N/A1.3 $40.06
3/15/20237,450,000 shares $295.91 million -22.9%N/A2 $39.72
2/28/20239,660,000 shares $381.96 million +67.4%N/A2.7 $39.54
2/15/20235,770,000 shares $235.19 million -13.4%N/A1.7 $40.76
1/31/20236,660,000 shares $272.73 million -11.1%N/A1.9 $40.95
1/15/20237,490,000 shares $320.05 million +28.5%N/A2.2 $42.73
12/30/20225,830,000 shares $244.51 million -13.0%N/A1.7 $41.94
12/15/20226,700,000 shares $281.40 million +20.7%N/A1.9 $42.00
11/30/20225,550,000 shares $228.88 million -1.8%N/A1.4 $41.24
11/15/20225,650,000 shares $215.55 million -13.5%N/A1.4 $38.15
10/31/20226,530,000 shares $246.25 million -12.5%N/A1.6 $37.71
10/15/20227,460,000 shares $269.83 million +4.0%N/A1.9 $36.17
9/30/20227,170,000 shares $265.29 million -10.4%N/A1.9 $37.00
9/15/20228,000,000 shares $323.36 million +14.9%N/A2.3 $40.42
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8/31/20226,960,000 shares $275.27 million +4.0%N/A1.9 $39.55
8/15/20226,690,000 shares $275.69 million +25.1%N/A1.8 $41.21
7/31/20225,350,000 shares $219.89 million -15.6%N/A1.4 $41.10
7/15/20226,340,000 shares $237.56 million +15.3%N/A1.7 $37.47
6/30/20225,500,000 shares $211.15 million -16.8%1.0%1.5 $38.39
6/15/20226,610,000 shares $246.16 million -15.6%1.3%1.7 $37.24
5/31/20227,830,000 shares $336.38 million -10.4%1.5%2.1 $42.96
5/15/20228,740,000 shares $371.54 million -0.3%1.6%2.1 $42.51
4/30/20228,770,000 shares $379.83 million -16.6%1.6%2 $43.31
4/15/202210,510,000 shares $498.17 million -15.6%2.0%2.3 $47.40
3/31/202212,450,000 shares $570.96 million -11.4%2.3%2.6 $45.86
3/15/202214,050,000 shares $620.87 million -1.8%2.6%3.2 $44.19
2/28/202214,310,000 shares $598.87 million +2.6%2.7%3.3 $41.85
2/15/202213,950,000 shares $564.14 million -13.0%2.6%3.5 $40.44
1/31/202216,040,000 shares $673.04 million +26.6%3.0%4.4 $41.96
1/15/202212,670,000 shares $526.69 million -10.5%2.4%3.7 $41.57
12/31/202114,160,000 shares $588.91 million -3.1%2.6%4.2 $41.59
12/15/202114,610,000 shares $583.52 million -10.3%2.8%4.4 $39.94
11/30/202116,290,000 shares $613.48 million -1.9%3.0%5 $37.66
11/15/202116,600,000 shares $654.87 million +15.8%3.1%5.5 $39.45
10/29/202114,340,000 shares $552.52 million -6.8%2.6%4.9 $38.53
10/15/202115,380,000 shares $563.22 million -13.4%2.8%5.2 $36.62
9/30/202117,760,000 shares $632.61 million +3.7%3.3%5.6 $35.62
9/15/202117,120,000 shares $647.14 million +4.5%3.2%5.5 $37.80
8/31/202116,390,000 shares $637.08 million -3.4%3.0%5.3 $38.87
8/13/202116,960,000 shares $655.33 million +0.4%3.1%5.4 $38.64
7/30/202116,900,000 shares $647.61 million -6.4%3.1%5.3 $38.32
7/15/202118,050,000 shares $675.43 million -2.5%3.3%5.5 $37.42
6/30/202118,510,000 shares $688.76 million -5.1%3.4%6.3 $37.21
6/15/202119,500,000 shares $758.16 million +3.6%3.6%6.2 $38.88
5/28/202118,830,000 shares $713.85 million +8.8%3.5%5.5 $37.91
5/14/202117,310,000 shares $648.78 million -8.3%N/A4.6 $37.48
4/30/202118,870,000 shares $711.78 million -17.8%N/A4.4 $37.72
4/15/202122,960,000 shares $807.27 million +5.8%N/A5.1 $35.16
3/31/202121,710,000 shares $748.78 million +5.5%N/A4.7 $34.49
3/15/202120,580,000 shares $718.86 million +6.2%N/A4.2 $34.93
2/26/202119,380,000 shares $649.42 million +1.9%N/A3.8 $33.51
2/12/202119,020,000 shares $591.90 million +14.9%N/A3.3 $31.12
1/29/202116,560,000 shares $511.04 million -1.8%N/A2.8 $30.86
1/15/202116,870,000 shares $527.19 million +3.8%N/A2.7 $31.25
12/31/202016,250,000 shares $489.29 million -15.5%N/A2.5 $30.11
12/15/202019,220,000 shares $583.33 million +6.1%N/A3 $30.35
11/30/202018,120,000 shares $484.17 million +20.0%N/A2.9 $26.72
11/15/202015,100,000 shares $445.60 million -5.7%N/A2.5 $29.51
10/30/202016,010,000 shares $509.28 million +33.3%N/A2.9 $31.81
10/15/202012,010,000 shares $377.47 million +14.9%N/A2 $31.43
9/30/202010,450,000 shares $300.02 million -3.2%N/A1.1 $28.71
9/15/202010,790,000 shares $316.69 million -9.1%N/A1.1 $29.35
8/31/202011,870,000 shares $339.36 million -6.5%N/A1.2 $28.59
8/14/202012,700,000 shares $372.49 million +113.8%N/A1.3 $29.33
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7/31/20205,940,000 shares $172.26 million -17.2%N/A0.6 $29.00
7/15/20207,170,000 shares $293.40 million +19.3%N/A0.9 $40.92
6/30/20206,010,000 shares $228.32 million -3.2%N/A1.6 $37.99
6/15/20206,210,000 shares $251.07 million -8.1%N/A1.6 $40.43
5/29/20206,760,000 shares $285.68 million -6.9%N/A1.5 $42.26
5/15/20207,260,000 shares $290.11 million +24.5%N/A1.5 $39.96
4/30/20205,830,000 shares $240.60 million +3.4%N/A1.2 $41.27
4/15/20205,640,000 shares $247.88 million -6.8%N/A1.2 $43.95
3/31/20206,050,000 shares $256.04 million -14.3%N/A1.3 $42.32
3/13/20207,063,200 shares $316.08 million +17.3%N/A1.9 $44.75
2/28/20206,020,000 shares $199.80 million -0.7%N/A1.6 $33.19
2/14/20206,060,000 shares $272.40 million -13.7%N/A1.8 $44.95
1/31/20207,020,000 shares $339.07 million +15.1%N/A1.9 $48.30
1/15/20206,100,000 shares $314.39 million -17.3%N/A1.5 $51.54
12/31/20197,380,000 shares $372.47 million -12.3%N/A1.9 $50.47

FE Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is FirstEnergy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of FirstEnergy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of April 30th, investors have sold 12,150,000 shares of FE short. Learn More on FirstEnergy's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for FirstEnergy?

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. FE shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on FirstEnergy's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting FirstEnergy?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of FirstEnergy: Walleye Trading LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and IMC Chicago LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is FirstEnergy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

FirstEnergy saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 12,150,000 shares, an increase of 0.3% from the previous total of 12,110,000 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 FirstEnergy's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "utilities" compare to FirstEnergy: Entergy Co. (0.90%), PPL Co. (2.20%), Eversource Energy (1.46%), Edison International (1.49%), Pinnacle West Capital Co. (3.16%), OGE Energy Corp. (2.41%), The Southern Company (1.65%), DTE Energy (1.59%), Fortis Inc. (2.23%), CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (1.84%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short FirstEnergy stock?

Short selling FE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from FirstEnergy as its price is falling. FE shares are trading down $0.17 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 FirstEnergy?

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

How often is FirstEnergy'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 FE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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This page (NYSE:FE) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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