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PLDT Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.01 (-0.04 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $27.75
50-Day Range
MA: $28.63
52-Week Range
Now: $27.75
Volume194,259 shs
Average Volume130,366 shs
Market Capitalization$5.99 billion
P/E Ratio13.54
Dividend Yield3.78%

Short Interest

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:214,400 shares
Previous Short Volume:210,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+2.10%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$5.95 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:2.0
Last Record Date:September, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares:216,060,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:194,259 shares
Average Trading Volume:130,366 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:49.01%

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
9/15/2020214,400 $5.95 million 2.1%0.0%1.7$27.75
8/31/2020210,000 $6.26 million -97.1%0.0%2.1$29.81
8/14/20207,310,000 $216.38 million -0.5%0.0%72.2$29.60
7/31/20207,350,000 $206.76 million 0.1%0.0%69.3$28.13
7/15/20207,340,000 $195.54 million -0.1%0.0%50.7$26.64
6/30/20207,350,000 $194.85 million 0.0%0.0%48.4$26.51
6/15/20207,350,000 $182.28 million 0.8%0.0%47.4$24.80
5/29/20207,290,000 $175.25 million -1.8%0.0%43.9$24.04
5/15/20207,420,000 $181.34 million 1,684.1%0.0%44.6$24.44
4/30/2020415,900 $9.90 million 246.6%0.0%2.6$23.80
4/15/2020120,000 $2.78 million -33.5%0.0%0.9$23.13
3/31/2020180,400 $4.48 million 34.1%0.0%1.5$24.85
3/13/2020134,500 $2.89 million 35.2%0.1%1$21.48
2/28/202099,500 $1.76 million 8.5%0.0%0.8$17.73
2/14/202091,700 $1.81 million 117.3%0.0%0.7$19.70
1/31/202042,200 $815,726.00 -66.3%0.0%0.3$19.33
1/15/2020125,300 $2.49 million 234.1%0.0%1$19.88
12/31/201937,500 $771,000.00 -29.9%0.0%0.3$20.56

PLDT (NYSE:PHI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is PLDT's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of PLDT shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 15th, investors have sold 214,400 shares of PHI short. 0.00% of PLDT's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for PLDT?

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. PLDT currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is PLDT's short interest increasing or decreasing?

PLDT saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 214,400 shares, an increase of 2.1% from the previous total of 210,000 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 PLDT's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of PLDT's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "telephone communication, except radio" compare to PLDT: Telstra Co. Ltd. (0.00%), Telenor ASA (0.00%), Telekomnks Indn Prsr Tbk Prshn Prsrn-ADR (0.10%), Telefonica S.A. (0.00%), Advanced Info Service PCL (0.00%), TELIA Co A B/ADR (0.00%), Telefonica Brasil SA (0.00%), Liberty Sirius XM Group Series B (1.39%), Liberty Sirius XM Group Series A (3.57%), and Koninklijke KPN (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: Charter Communications Inc ($5.17 billion), Aon PLC ($3.57 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.01 billion), Clorox Co ($2.91 billion), Charles Schwab Co. ($2.80 billion), Mercadolibre Inc ($2.33 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.14 billion), Kroger Co ($1.99 billion), Moderna Inc ($1.96 billion), and Simon Property Group Inc ($1.80 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short PLDT stock?

Short selling PHI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from PLDT as its price is falling. PLDT's stock is trading down $0.01 today. To short PLDT 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 PLDT 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 PLDT?

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

How often is PLDT'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 PHI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 15 2020.

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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