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NYSE:LW

Lamb Weston Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$80.65
+0.30 (+0.37 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 11:27 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$79.24
Now: $80.65
$81.39
50-Day Range
$73.38
MA: $77.63
$83.59
52-Week Range
$39.06
Now: $80.65
$95.03
Volume9,084 shs
Average Volume784,207 shs
Market Capitalization$11.80 billion
P/E Ratio39.93
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta0.78

Short Interest

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume3,390,000 shares
Previous Short Volume3,720,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-8.87%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$261.30 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares146,070,000 shares
Float Size145,440,000 shares
Short Percent of Float2.33%
Today's Trading Volume9,084 shares
Average Trading Volume784,207 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-98.84%

Short Interest Over Time


Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20213,390,000 shares $261.30 million -8.9%2.3%3.7 $77.08
1/15/20213,720,000 shares $286.11 million +15.2%2.6%3.9 $76.91
12/31/20203,190,000 shares $242.47 million -11.4%2.2%3.2 $76.01
12/15/20203,190,000 shares $240.49 million -11.4%2.2%3.2 $75.39
11/30/20203,600,000 shares $283.18 million -6.5%2.5%3.3 $78.66
11/15/20203,850,000 shares $278.66 million -3.8%2.7%3.7 $72.38
10/30/20204,000,000 shares $287.72 million -13.2%2.8%4 $71.93
10/15/20204,610,000 shares $305.32 million -1.3%3.2%4.3 $66.23
9/30/20204,670,000 shares $336.05 million -11.6%3.2%4.4 $71.96
9/15/20205,280,000 shares $342.62 million -1.9%3.7%5 $64.89
8/31/20205,380,000 shares $333.45 million -4.3%3.7%4.9 $61.98
8/14/20205,620,000 shares $344.67 million -5.2%3.9%4 $61.33
7/31/20205,930,000 shares $384.92 million -12.0%4.1%4 $64.91
7/15/20206,740,000 shares $404.94 million -6.7%4.6%4.5 $60.08
6/30/20207,220,000 shares $489.44 million +1.1%5.0%4.5 $67.79
6/15/20207,140,000 shares $454.82 million +2.6%4.9%3.9 $63.70
5/29/20206,960,000 shares $438.83 million +10.8%4.8%3.5 $63.05
5/15/20206,280,000 shares $377.18 million +6.4%4.3%3.5 $60.06
4/30/20205,900,000 shares $365.51 million +19.0%4.1%3.6 $61.95
4/15/20204,960,000 shares $295.91 million +37.4%3.4%3.2 $59.66
3/31/20203,610,000 shares $208.59 million -11.3%2.5%2.4 $57.78
3/13/20204,068,500 shares $237.60 million +16.9%2.8%3.9 $58.40
2/28/20203,480,000 shares $166.03 million -8.9%2.4%3.3 $47.71
2/14/20203,820,000 shares $277.83 million +11.4%2.6%4 $72.73
1/31/20203,430,000 shares $317.41 million -10.7%2.4%3.4 $92.54

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Lamb Weston's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Lamb Weston shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 29th, traders have sold 3,390,000 shares of LW short. 2.33% of Lamb Weston's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Lamb Weston?

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. Lamb Weston currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Lamb Weston?

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. 2.33% of Lamb Weston's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Lamb Weston's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Lamb Weston saw a decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 3,390,000 shares, a decrease of 8.9% from the previous total of 3,720,000 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 Lamb Weston's float size?

Lamb Weston currently has issued a total of 146,355,000 shares. Some of Lamb Weston'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. Lamb Weston currently has a public float of 145,440,000 shares.

How does Lamb Weston's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.33% of Lamb Weston's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer staples" compare to Lamb Weston: The Kraft Heinz Company (2.42%), Monster Beverage Co. (1.39%), Kimberly-Clark Co. (2.37%), The Swatch Group AG (0.00%), Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (4.41%), Constellation Brands, Inc. (1.13%), Chewy, Inc. (0.00%), Ambev S.A. (0.00%), Sysco Co. (1.45%), and Henkel AG & Co. KGaA (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 ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Lamb Weston stock?

Short selling LW is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Lamb Weston as its price is falling. Lamb Weston's stock is trading up $0.30 today. To short Lamb Weston 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 Lamb Weston 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 Lamb Weston?

A short squeeze for Lamb Weston 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 LW, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Lamb Weston'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 LW, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.



This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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