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QQQ   445.61
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Welltower (WELL) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$92.72
+0.56 (+0.61%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

Welltower Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
5,500,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
5,550,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-0.90%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$515.57 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
2.1
Last Record Date
February 15, 2024
Outstanding Shares
568,880,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted
0.97%
Today's Trading Volume
2,556,883 shares
Average Trading Volume
3,078,695 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
83%
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Welltower Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/15/20245,500,000 shares $515.57 million -0.9%N/A2.1 $93.74
1/31/20245,550,000 shares $480.13 million -14.0%N/A1.9 $86.51
1/15/20246,450,000 shares $592.95 million -14.8%N/A2.2 $91.93
12/31/20237,570,000 shares $682.59 million +3.6%N/A2.5 $90.17
12/15/20237,310,000 shares $663.67 million +3.4%N/A2.3 $90.79
11/30/20237,070,000 shares $629.94 million -14.2%N/A2.2 $89.10
11/15/20238,240,000 shares $711.03 million -10.6%N/A2.8 $86.29
10/31/20239,220,000 shares $770.98 million -5.5%N/A3.3 $83.62
10/15/20239,760,000 shares $831.06 million -5.2%N/A4.3 $85.15
9/30/202310,300,000 shares $843.78 million -12.1%N/A4.9 $81.92
9/15/202311,720,000 shares $988.82 million -5.9%N/A6 $84.37
8/31/202312,460,000 shares $1.03 billion -4.7%N/A6 $82.88
8/15/202313,080,000 shares $1.09 billion +1.4%N/A5.8 $83.25
7/31/202312,900,000 shares $1.06 billion -4.4%N/A5.5 $82.15
7/15/202313,490,000 shares $1.08 billion -2.3%N/A5.6 $79.98
6/30/202313,810,000 shares $1.12 billion -4.1%N/A5.7 $80.89
6/15/202314,400,000 shares $1.15 billion +3.9%N/A6 $80.15
5/31/202313,860,000 shares $1.03 billion -10.5%N/A5.9 $74.61
5/15/202315,480,000 shares $1.24 billion +18.4%N/A6.6 $80.13
4/30/202313,080,000 shares $1.04 billion +0.7%N/A5.6 $79.22
4/15/202312,990,000 shares $962.43 million +6.1%N/A5.8 $74.09
3/31/202312,240,000 shares $877.49 million -0.4%N/A5.3 $71.69
3/15/202312,290,000 shares $875.66 million +1.4%N/A5.5 $71.25
2/28/202312,120,000 shares $898.33 million +15.7%N/A4.8 $74.12
2/15/202310,480,000 shares $793.55 million +2.8%N/A4.2 $75.72
1/31/202310,200,000 shares $765.41 million -0.5%N/A3.8 $75.04
1/15/202310,250,000 shares $729.29 million -8.8%N/A3.6 $71.15
12/30/202211,240,000 shares $736.78 million -9.6%N/A3.8 $65.55
12/15/202212,430,000 shares $834.30 million +28.3%N/A4 $67.12
11/30/20229,690,000 shares $688.28 million -4.9%N/A3.1 $71.03
11/15/202210,190,000 shares $712.38 million -26.1%N/A3.7 $69.91
10/31/202213,790,000 shares $841.74 million +0.4%N/A5 $61.04
10/15/202213,730,000 shares $794.14 million -5.2%N/A5.2 $57.84
9/30/202214,490,000 shares $932.00 million -2.8%N/A5.8 $64.32
9/15/202214,900,000 shares $1.08 billion +2.6%N/A6.5 $72.74
8/31/202214,530,000 shares $1.11 billion +9.0%N/A6.3 $76.65
8/15/202213,330,000 shares $1.09 billion -0.7%N/A5.7 $81.69
7/31/202213,420,000 shares $1.16 billion -4.6%N/A5.7 $86.34
7/15/202214,070,000 shares $1.14 billion -1.4%N/A6 $81.22
6/30/202214,270,000 shares $1.18 billion +20.0%N/A6.1 $82.35













WELL Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Welltower's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Welltower shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of February 15th, traders have sold 5,500,000 shares of WELL short. Learn More on Welltower's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Welltower?

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. WELL shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Welltower's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Welltower?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Welltower: GTS Securities LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, and Cutler Group LLC CA. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Is Welltower's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Welltower saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,500,000 shares, a drop of 0.9% from the previous total of 5,550,000 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 Welltower's short interest compare to its competitors?

Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to Welltower: Public Storage (2.17%), American Tower Co. (1.25%), Ventas, Inc. (1.92%), Simon Property Group, Inc. (1.26%), Crown Castle Inc. (0.88%), Realty Income Co. (1.41%), Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (3.68%), VICI Properties Inc. (2.46%), AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (1.25%), Equity Residential (1.57%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($5.32 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.38 billion), General Motors ($3.76 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.08 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($2.65 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.62 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.52 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.84 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.78 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Welltower stock?

Short selling WELL is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Welltower as its price is falling. WELL shares are trading up $0.56 today. To short a 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 a stock 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 Welltower?

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

How often is Welltower'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 WELL, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 15 2024.



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This page (NYSE:WELL) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff