NYSE:USAC

USA Compression Partners Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$15.95
+0.18 (+1.14 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.61
Now: $15.95
$16.15
50-Day Range
$14.01
MA: $15.10
$16.01
52-Week Range
$7.06
Now: $15.95
$16.50
Volume344,136 shs
Average Volume292,263 shs
Market Capitalization$1.55 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield13.32%
Beta2.25

Short Interest

USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume484,900 shares
Previous Short Volume302,400 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+60.35%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$7.39 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.7
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares90,160,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.50%
Today's Trading Volume344,136 shares
Average Trading Volume292,263 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average17.75%

Short Interest Over Time


USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2021484,900 shares $7.39 million +60.4%N/A1.7 $15.25
3/15/2021302,400 shares $4.60 million -31.6%N/A1.1 $15.20
2/26/2021442,000 shares $6.67 million +35.9%N/A1.7 $15.09
2/12/2021325,300 shares $4.55 million +21.7%0.7%1.4 $13.98
1/29/2021267,400 shares $4.01 million -27.4%0.5%1.1 $15.01
1/15/2021368,500 shares $4.85 million -21.5%0.7%1.5 $13.17
12/31/2020631,400 shares $9.24 million +4.1%1.3%3 $14.64
12/15/2020631,400 shares $8.52 million +4.1%1.3%3 $13.49
11/30/2020606,500 shares $7.90 million +3.2%1.2%2.9 $13.02
10/30/2020616,500 shares $6.66 million -11.2%1.2%2.9 $10.80
10/15/2020694,000 shares $7.11 million -18.2%1.4%3.1 $10.25
9/30/2020848,100 shares $9.54 million -25.6%1.7%3.8 $11.25
9/15/20201,140,000 shares $11.54 million +2.7%2.3%4.5 $10.12
8/31/20201,110,000 shares $11.70 million -8.3%2.2%3.9 $10.54
8/14/20201,210,000 shares $13.49 million -11.7%2.5%4.1 $11.15
7/31/20201,370,000 shares $16.33 million +3.0%2.8%4.3 $11.92
7/15/20201,330,000 shares $15.35 million -4.3%2.7%3.8 $11.54
6/30/20201,390,000 shares $17.11 million -4.1%2.8%3.3 $12.31
6/15/20201,450,000 shares $15.01 million -6.5%3.0%3.2 $10.35
5/29/20201,550,000 shares $19.13 million -0.6%3.2%2.7 $12.34
5/15/20201,560,000 shares $18.80 million -2.5%3.2%2.6 $12.05
4/30/20201,600,000 shares $19.18 million +12.7%3.3%2.6 $11.99
4/15/20201,420,000 shares $13.18 million -9.0%2.9%2.4 $9.28
3/31/20201,560,000 shares $11.79 million +14.5%3.2%3.1 $7.56
3/13/20201,362,300 shares $9.71 million -0.6%2.9%3.9 $7.13

USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) Short Interest FAQ

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What is USA Compression Partners' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of USA Compression Partners shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 484,900 shares of USAC short.

What is a good short interest ratio for USA Compression Partners?

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. USA Compression Partners currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is USA Compression Partners' short interest increasing or decreasing?

USA Compression Partners saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 484,900 shares, an increase of 60.4% from the previous total of 302,400 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 USA Compression Partners' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of USA Compression Partners' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "natural gas transmission" compare to USA Compression Partners: DCP Midstream, LP (3.87%), Antero Midstream Co. (2.62%), Equitrans Midstream Co. (0.00%), Enable Midstream Partners, LP (4.78%), EnLink Midstream, LLC (3.37%), Rattler Midstream LP (1.16%), Archrock, Inc. (0.00%), Altus Midstream (4.83%), Transportadora de Gas del Sur S.A. (0.00%), and Summit Midstream Partners, LP (2.13%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short USA Compression Partners stock?

Short selling USAC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from USA Compression Partners as its price is falling. USA Compression Partners' stock is trading up $0.18 today. To short USA Compression Partners 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 USA Compression Partners 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 USA Compression Partners?

A short squeeze for USA Compression Partners 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 USAC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is USA Compression Partners' 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 USAC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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