HighPoint Resources Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.74 (-13.53 %)
(As of 04/1/2021)
Today's Range
Now: $4.73
50-Day Range
MA: $6.40
52-Week Range
Now: $4.73
Volume48,806 shs
Average Volume779,829 shs
Market Capitalization$20.36 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

HighPoint Resources (NYSE:HPR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume740,900 shares
Previous Short Volume725,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+2.11%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$4.59 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.9
Last Record DateMarch, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares213,760,000 shares
Float Size2,210,000 shares
Short Percent of Float33.52%
Today's Trading Volume48,806 shares
Average Trading Volume779,829 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-93.74%

Short Interest Over Time

HighPoint Resources (NYSE:HPR) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/15/2021740,900 shares $4.59 million +2.1%33.5%1.9 $6.20
2/26/2021725,600 shares $5.67 million +42.3%32.8%1.9 $7.82
2/12/2021509,800 shares $5.14 million +11.8%23.1%0.7 $10.08
1/29/2021456,200 shares $5.35 million -18.7%20.7%0.4 $11.72
1/15/2021561,200 shares $6.27 million +11.2%25.5%0.6 $11.18
12/31/2020526,900 shares $5.09 million -62.1%24.0%0.6 $9.66
12/15/2020526,900 shares $5.15 million -62.1%24.0%0.6 $9.78
11/30/20201,390,000 shares $15.44 million +223.1%63.2%1.5 $11.11
11/15/2020430,200 shares $4.42 million -59.4%N/A0.6 $10.28
10/30/20201,060,000 shares $3.99 million -92.4%25.2%10.2 $3.76
10/15/202013,890,000 shares $1.94 million +4.2%12.7%3.3 $0.14
9/30/202013,330,000 shares $3.20 million +4.9%12.1%3.3 $0.24
9/15/202012,710,000 shares $3.05 million +14.7%11.6%2.9 $0.24
8/31/202011,080,000 shares $2.77 million +5.1%10.1%2.2 $0.25
8/14/202010,540,000 shares $3.06 million -3.2%9.6%1.9 $0.29
7/31/202010,890,000 shares $4.14 million -16.9%9.9%2 $0.38
7/15/202013,110,000 shares $4.72 million +15.8%12.0%2.2 $0.36
6/30/202011,320,000 shares $4.64 million -40.5%10.3%1.9 $0.41
6/15/202019,010,000 shares $5.70 million +10.7%17.3%3.5 $0.30
5/29/202017,170,000 shares $5.49 million +7.9%15.6%3.8 $0.32
5/15/202015,920,000 shares $3.82 million +0.2%14.6%4.3 $0.24
4/30/202015,890,000 shares $4.45 million +5.2%14.6%4.7 $0.28
4/15/202015,100,000 shares $4.38 million -3.1%14.1%5.5 $0.29
3/31/202015,590,000 shares $4.21 million -15.4%14.7%9.6 $0.27
3/13/202018,424,800 shares $3.50 million -19.3%17.2%15.1 $0.19

HighPoint Resources (NYSE:HPR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is HighPoint Resources' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of HighPoint Resources shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 15th, traders have sold 740,900 shares of HPR short. 33.52% of HighPoint Resources' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for HighPoint Resources?

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. HighPoint Resources currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for HighPoint Resources?

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. 33.52% of HighPoint Resources' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is HighPoint Resources' short interest increasing or decreasing?

HighPoint Resources saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 740,900 shares, an increase of 2.1% from the previous total of 725,600 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 HighPoint Resources' float size?

HighPoint Resources currently has issued a total of 4,305,000 shares. Some of HighPoint Resources' 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. HighPoint Resources currently has a public float of 2,210,000 shares.

How does HighPoint Resources' short interest compare to its competitors?

33.52% of HighPoint Resources' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" compare to HighPoint Resources: PermRock Royalty Trust (0.04%), VOC Energy Trust (0.14%), MV Oil Trust (0.00%), Permianville Royalty Trust (1.17%), PHX Minerals Inc. (0.00%), Evolve Transition Infrastructure LP (1.19%), Viking Energy Group, Inc. (0.00%), Trillion Energy International Inc. (0.00%), Hempstract, Inc. (0.00%), and Victory Oilfield Tech, Inc. (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: Aon plc ($5.64 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.59 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.47 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.95 billion), Baidu, Inc. ($3.51 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.18 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.24 billion), and Bilibili Inc. ($2.06 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short HighPoint Resources stock?

Short selling HPR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from HighPoint Resources as its price is falling. HighPoint Resources' stock is trading down $0.74 today. To short HighPoint Resources 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 HighPoint Resources 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 HighPoint Resources?

A short squeeze for HighPoint Resources 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 HPR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is HighPoint Resources' 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 HPR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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