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NYSE:PWR

Quanta Services Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$77.66
-0.15 (-0.19 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$76.64
Now: $77.66
$78.12
50-Day Range
$68.25
MA: $72.53
$79.27
52-Week Range
$23.77
Now: $77.66
$79.86
Volume1.03 million shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.78 billion
P/E Ratio28.66
Dividend Yield0.31%
Beta1.24

Short Interest

Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:2,140,000 shares
Previous Short Volume:2,090,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+2.39%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$161.16 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:2.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:142,080,000 shares
Float Size:137,150,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:1.56%
Today's Trading Volume:1,034,626 shares
Average Trading Volume:1,315,959 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-21.38%



Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/20202,140,000 $161.16 million 2.4%1.6%1.5$75.31
12/15/20202,140,000 $148.88 million 2.4%1.6%1.5$69.57
11/30/20202,090,000 $142.58 million -14.7%1.5%1.5$68.22
11/15/20202,450,000 $167.43 million 4.3%1.8%1.8$68.34
10/30/20202,350,000 $162.01 million -25.2%1.7%1.7$68.94
10/15/20203,140,000 $190.82 million -5.7%2.3%2.5$60.77
9/30/20203,330,000 $201.03 million -8.0%2.4%2.9$60.37
9/15/20203,620,000 $187.19 million -11.1%2.7%3.1$51.71
8/31/20204,070,000 $208.83 million -16.4%3.0%3.4$51.31
8/14/20204,870,000 $256.02 million 1.9%3.6%3.8$52.57
7/31/20204,780,000 $243.97 million -6.1%3.5%3.6$51.04
7/15/20205,090,000 $203.45 million -5.0%3.8%3.7$39.97
6/30/20205,360,000 $218.04 million -3.1%4.0%3.7$40.68
6/15/20205,530,000 $212.85 million -8.1%4.1%3.6$38.49
5/29/20206,020,000 $228.52 million -5.5%4.4%3.4$37.96
5/15/20206,370,000 $235.24 million -15.1%4.7%3.3$36.93
4/30/20207,500,000 $279.60 million 1.1%5.5%4$37.28
4/15/20207,420,000 $244.64 million 13.5%5.5%4.1$32.97
3/31/20206,540,000 $222.23 million -6.6%4.7%3.8$33.98
3/13/20207,003,900 $234.98 million 2.7%5.0%4.8$33.55
2/28/20206,820,000 $162.32 million 10.2%4.9%4.7$23.80
2/14/20206,190,000 $211.33 million -3.0%4.4%5.2$34.14
1/31/20206,380,000 $236.57 million 6.3%5.0%5.5$37.08
1/15/20206,000,000 $241.08 million 9.9%4.3%4.7$40.18
12/31/20195,460,000 $220.42 million 11.9%3.9%4.2$40.37

Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Quanta Services' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Quanta Services shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of December 31st, investors have sold 2,140,000 shares of PWR short. 1.56% of Quanta Services' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Quanta Services?

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. Quanta Services currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Quanta Services?

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. 1.56% of Quanta Services' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Quanta Services' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Quanta Services saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,140,000 shares, an increase of 2.4% from the previous total of 2,090,000 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 Quanta Services' float size?

Quanta Services currently has issued a total of 138,861,000 shares. Some of Quanta Services' 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. Quanta Services currently has a public float of 137,150,000 shares.

How does Quanta Services' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.56% of Quanta Services' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "construction & engineering" compare to Quanta Services: AECOM (1.89%), MasTec, Inc. (15.52%), EMCOR Group, Inc. (1.62%), KBR, Inc. (5.17%), Fluor Co. (5.26%), Dycom Industries, Inc. (5.37%), Ameresco, Inc. (4.65%), Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (2.30%), Granite Construction Incorporated (9.81%), and Primoris Services Co. (0.90%).

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. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Quanta Services stock?

Short selling PWR is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Quanta Services as its price is falling. Quanta Services' stock is trading down $0.15 today. To short Quanta Services 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 Quanta Services 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 Quanta Services?

A short squeeze for Quanta Services 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 PWR, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Quanta Services' 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 PWR, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.


This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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