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NextEra Energy Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.45 (-0.60 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $74.01
50-Day Range
MA: $77.07
52-Week Range
Now: $74.01
Volume7.66 million shs
Average Volume9.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$144.99 billion
P/E Ratio10.21
Dividend Yield1.88%

Short Interest

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:5,460,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:5,630,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-3.02%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$413.76 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:3.0
Last Record Date:October, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares:479,100,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:7,663,719 shares
Average Trading Volume:9,698,889 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-20.98%

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
10/15/20205,460,000 $413.76 million -3.0%0.0%3.1$75.78
9/30/20205,630,000 $1.70 billion 35.7%0.0%3.1$301.47
9/15/20204,150,000 $1.17 billion -9.6%0.0%2.3$281.82
8/31/20204,590,000 $1.27 billion 0.2%0.0%2.6$276.64
8/14/20204,580,000 $1.27 billion -16.1%0.0%2.4$277.13
7/31/20205,460,000 $1.55 billion -4.6%0.0%2.6$283.79
7/15/20205,720,000 $1.61 billion -2.2%0.0%2.5$280.70
6/30/20205,850,000 $1.64 billion -3.3%0.0%2.4$280.25
6/15/20206,050,000 $1.49 billion -6.2%0.0%2.2$246.36
5/29/20206,450,000 $1.56 billion -2.0%0.0%2$241.67
5/15/20206,580,000 $1.68 billion 14.8%0.0%1.9$255.56
4/30/20205,730,000 $1.38 billion -4.8%0.0%1.7$241.13
4/15/20206,020,000 $1.37 billion -5.8%0.0%1.8$227.38
3/31/20206,390,000 $1.53 billion -5.9%0.0%2$239.70
3/13/20206,789,900 $1.67 billion 0.6%0.0%2.9$245.28
2/28/20206,750,000 $1.23 billion 20.5%0.0%2.9$181.66
2/14/20205,600,000 $1.43 billion -6.7%0.0%2.8$255.73
1/31/20206,000,000 $1.62 billion -10.9%0.0%3.2$269.47
1/15/20206,730,000 $1.83 billion -0.4%0.0%3.6$272.15
12/31/20196,760,000 $1.78 billion 6.3%0.0%3.7$263.72

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) Short Interest FAQ

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What is NextEra Energy's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of NextEra Energy shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of October 15th, traders have sold 5,460,000 shares of NEE short. 0.00% of NextEra Energy's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for NextEra Energy?

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. NextEra Energy currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

Is NextEra Energy's short interest increasing or decreasing?

NextEra Energy saw a decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,460,000 shares, a decline of 3.0% from the previous total of 5,630,000 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 NextEra Energy's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of NextEra Energy's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "electric utilities" compare to NextEra Energy: Duke Energy Co. (0.00%), Southern Co (0.00%), American Electric Power Company, Inc. (0.00%), Eversource Energy (0.00%), PPL Co. (0.00%), Edison International (0.00%), Entergy Co. (0.00%), FirstEnergy Corp. (0.00%), Pinnacle West Capital Co. (0.00%), and OGE Energy Corp. (0.92%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications Inc ($4.68 billion), Aon Plc ($3.70 billion), Clorox Co ($2.93 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.88 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.75 billion), Snap Inc. ($2.72 billion), Kroger Co ($2.21 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($1.94 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($1.93 billion), and Datadog, Inc. ($1.83 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short NextEra Energy stock?

Short selling NEE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from NextEra Energy as its price is falling. NextEra Energy's stock is trading down $0.45 today. To short NextEra Energy 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 NextEra Energy 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 NextEra Energy?

A short squeeze for NextEra Energy 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 NEE, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is NextEra Energy'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 NEE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 15 2020.

This page was last updated on 10/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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