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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$13.83
+0.06 (+0.44 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$13.77
Now: $13.83
$13.83
50-Day Range
$13.00
MA: $13.28
$13.77
52-Week Range
$9.05
Now: $13.83
$14.89
Volume12,545 shs
Average Volume32,048 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A

Short Interest

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:3,300 shares
Previous Short Volume:100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+3,200.00%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$44,187.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:0.0
Last Record Date:October, 30 2020
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:12,545 shares
Average Trading Volume:32,048 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:-60.86%



Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
10/30/20203,300 $44,187.00 3,200.0%0.0%0.1$13.39
10/15/2020100 $1,309.00 -92.9%0.0%0$13.09
9/30/20201,400 $18,368.00 -60.0%0.0%0.1$13.12
9/15/20204,800 $62,208.00 37.1%0.0%0.3$12.96
8/31/20203,500 $47,180.00 -67.0%0.0%0.2$13.48
8/14/202010,600 $142,994.00 -62.8%0.0%0.6$13.49
7/31/202028,500 $399,000.00 58.3%0.0%1.4$14.00
7/15/202018,000 $250,920.00 -34.6%0.0%0.8$13.94
6/30/202027,500 $383,075.00 120.0%0.0%1.1$13.93
6/15/202012,500 $164,625.00 -73.5%0.0%0.4$13.17
5/29/202047,100 $635,379.00 17.5%0.0%1.1$13.49
5/15/202040,100 $528,919.00 1,045.7%0.0%0.8$13.19
4/30/20203,500 $45,920.00 -50.7%0.0%0.1$13.12
4/15/20207,100 $89,815.00 -59.0%0.0%0.1$12.65
3/31/202017,300 $205,524.00 260.4%0.0%0.3$11.88
3/13/20204,800 $58,560.00 -50.0%0.0%0.1$12.20
2/28/20209,600 $87,456.00 95.9%0.0%0.3$9.11
2/14/20204,900 $62,083.00 -73.8%0.0%0.2$12.67
1/31/202018,700 $266,101.00 -19.7%0.0%0.6$14.23
1/15/202023,300 $345,073.00 264.1%0.0%0.8$14.81
12/31/20196,400 $94,144.00 -26.4%0.0%0.2$14.71

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of October 30th, investors have sold 3,300 shares of WEA short. 0.00% of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's shares are currently sold short. View details.

Is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,300 shares, an increase of 3,200.0% from the previous total of 100 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 Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "asset management" compare to Western Asset Premier Bond Fund: 3i Group plc (0.00%), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Global Premier Properties Fund (0.00%), Advent Convertible and Income Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund (0.00%), AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund (0.00%), Amundi SA (0.00%), Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc. (0.00%), Azimut Holding S.p.A. (0.00%), and Azimut Holding S.p.A. (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. ($4.66 billion), Aon Plc ($3.83 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($3.33 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.13 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.05 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.85 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($2.80 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.26 billion), Simon Property Group, Inc. ($2.02 billion), and International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. ($1.96 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Western Asset Premier Bond Fund stock?

Short selling WEA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Western Asset Premier Bond Fund as its price is falling. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock is trading up $0.06 today. To short Western Asset Premier Bond Fund 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 Western Asset Premier Bond Fund 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 Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

A short squeeze for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund 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 WEA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund'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 WEA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is October, 30 2020.


This page was last updated on 11/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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