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DOW   35,490.69
QQQ   380.00
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QQQ   380.00
NYSE:LPX

Louisiana-Pacific Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$60.45
-2.75 (-4.35 %)
(As of 10/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$60.28
$63.13
50-Day Range
$56.02
$66.73
52-Week Range
$27.01
$76.35
Volume
1.89 million shs
Average Volume
1.77 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.76 billion
P/E Ratio
5.12
Dividend Yield
1.14%
Beta
1.85

Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
5,250,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
5,580,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-5.91%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$348.76 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.9
Last Record Date
October, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares
95,226,000 shares
Float Size
94,240,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
5.57%
Today's Trading Volume
1,886,335 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,773,015 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
6.39%
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Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
10/15/20215,250,000 shares $348.76 million -5.9%5.6%3.9 $66.43
9/30/20215,580,000 shares $342.44 million -8.8%5.9%3.7 $61.37
9/15/20216,120,000 shares $372.16 million +4.3%6.5%3.3 $60.81
8/31/20215,870,000 shares $372.39 million +1.4%6.2%2.8 $63.44
8/13/20215,790,000 shares $341.26 million -11.3%6.1%2.7 $58.94
7/30/20216,530,000 shares $362.02 million +4.2%6.9%2.7 $55.44
7/15/20216,270,000 shares $346.86 million +8.1%6.2%2.5 $55.32
6/30/20215,800,000 shares $349.68 million -23.6%5.7%2.3 $60.29
6/15/20217,590,000 shares $446.06 million +15.0%7.5%3.4 $58.77
5/28/20216,600,000 shares $443.59 million +10.7%6.5%3.3 $67.21
5/14/20215,960,000 shares $392.11 million +1.0%5.9%3 $65.79
4/30/20215,900,000 shares $402.73 million -4.4%5.8%3.2 $68.26
4/15/20216,170,000 shares $397.47 million +17.1%5.8%3.9 $64.42
3/31/20215,270,000 shares $287.16 million -4.2%5.0%3.7 $54.49
3/15/20215,500,000 shares $288.37 million -2.1%5.2%4 $52.43
2/26/20215,620,000 shares $265.21 million -2.8%5.3%4 $47.19
2/12/20215,780,000 shares $244.84 million -1.9%5.5%4.1 $42.36
1/29/20215,890,000 shares $230.36 million +20.5%5.4%4.2 $39.11
1/15/20214,890,000 shares $187.82 million +11.1%4.5%3.3 $38.41
12/31/20204,400,000 shares $165.18 million +12.8%4.1%3.1 $37.54
12/15/20203,900,000 shares $153.78 million +54.2%3.6%2.7 $39.43
11/30/20202,530,000 shares $85.62 million +21.6%2.3%1.7 $33.84
11/15/20202,080,000 shares $64.79 million +13.7%1.9%1.4 $31.15
10/30/20201,830,000 shares $51.75 million -0.5%1.7%1.4 $28.28
10/15/20201,840,000 shares $57.30 million +37.3%1.7%1.4 $31.14

Institutional Investors Shorting Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)

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 Louisiana-Pacific. 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
8/31/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A9,982N/A$602.00
8/20/2021Jefferies Group LLCN/A15,000N/A$904.00
8/17/2021Walleye Trading LLC4,4001,600-63.6%$96.00
8/17/2021Pathstone Family Office LLCN/A9,982N/A$602.00
8/17/2021Citadel Advisors LLC118,600476,600+301.9%$28,734.00
8/16/2021Tudor Investment Corp Et AlN/A4,900N/A$294.00
8/16/2021Warberg Asset Management LLCN/A4,000N/A$241.00
8/16/2021Jefferies Group LLCN/A1,500,000N/A$904.00
8/13/2021PEAK6 Investments LLC48,90065,500+33.9%$3,949.00
8/12/2021Simplex Trading LLC64148,800+232,400.0%$8,971.00
8/12/2021Capital Fund Management S.A.N/A137,600N/A$8,296.00
8/11/2021HAP Trading LLCN/A110,100N/A$731.00
8/11/2021Susquehanna International Group LLP73,800240,600+226.0%$14,506.00
8/10/2021Group One Trading L.P.N/A123,800N/A$7,464.00
8/6/2021Wolverine Trading LLC9,00072,200+702.2%$4,173.00
7/31/2021Clear Street Markets LLC600-100.0%$0.00
7/31/2021Cutler Group LP6001,500+150.0%$4.00













Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Short Interest Frequently Asked Questions

What is Louisiana-Pacific's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Louisiana-Pacific shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of October 15th, investors have sold 5,250,000 shares of LPX short. 5.57% of Louisiana-Pacific's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Louisiana-Pacific's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Louisiana-Pacific?

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. Louisiana-Pacific currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Louisiana-Pacific

Which institutional investors are shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Louisiana-Pacific: Pathstone Family Office LLC, Jefferies Group LLC, Walleye Trading LLC, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Warberg Asset Management LLC, Jefferies Group LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Simplex Trading LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., HAP Trading LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Group One Trading L.P., Wolverine Trading LLC, Clear Street Markets 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 Louisiana-Pacific?

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. 5.57% of Louisiana-Pacific's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Louisiana-Pacific's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a decrease in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,250,000 shares, a decrease of 5.9% from the previous total of 5,580,000 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 Louisiana-Pacific's float size?

Louisiana-Pacific currently has issued a total of 95,226,000 shares. Some of Louisiana-Pacific'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. Louisiana-Pacific currently has a public float of 94,240,000 shares.

How does Louisiana-Pacific's short interest compare to its competitors?

5.57% of Louisiana-Pacific's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "construction" compare to Louisiana-Pacific: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (1.10%), Alfa Laval AB (publ) (0.00%), Rollins, Inc. (4.33%), James Hardie Industries plc (0.00%), NVR, Inc. (1.26%), Quanta Services, Inc. (2.06%), Masco Co. (3.26%), Atlantia SpA (0.00%), Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (0.00%), and HeidelbergCement AG (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: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.75 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.73 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.40 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($4.50 billion), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ($4.39 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($4.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.15 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($3.27 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.78 billion), and DoorDash, Inc. ($2.62 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Louisiana-Pacific stock?

Short selling LPX is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Louisiana-Pacific as its price is falling. Louisiana-Pacific's stock is trading down $2.75 today. To short Louisiana-Pacific 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 Louisiana-Pacific 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 Louisiana-Pacific?

A short squeeze for Louisiana-Pacific 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 LPX, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Louisiana-Pacific'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 LPX, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 15 2021.



This page was last updated on 10/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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