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Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$22.37
-0.24 (-1.06%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

Westlake Chemical Partners Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
112,300 shares
Previous Short Volume
93,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+19.85%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$2.63 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
3.1
Last Record Date
January 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
35,230,000 shares
Float Size
20,620,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.54%
Today's Trading Volume
16,923 shares
Average Trading Volume
35,952 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
47%
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Westlake Chemical Partners Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/31/2024112,300 shares $2.63 million +19.9%0.5%3.1 $23.38
1/15/202493,700 shares $2.16 million +2.6%0.5%2.6 $23.00
12/31/202391,300 shares $1.98 million -5.8%0.4%2.6 $21.65
12/15/202396,900 shares $2.17 million +150.4%0.5%2.8 $22.35
11/30/202338,700 shares $876,555.00 -5.6%0.2%1.1 $22.65
11/15/202341,000 shares $888,060.00 -27.7%0.2%1.2 $21.66
10/31/202356,700 shares $1.22 million +104.0%0.3%1.6 $21.44
10/15/202327,800 shares $595,476.00 -29.3%0.1%0.9 $21.42
9/30/202339,300 shares $854,775.00 +24.8%0.2%1.1 $21.75
9/15/202331,500 shares $681,345.00 -33.5%0.2%0.9 $21.63
8/31/202347,400 shares $1.09 million +36.6%0.2%1.4 $22.99
8/15/202334,700 shares $764,094.00 +67.6%0.2%1 $22.02
7/31/202320,700 shares $470,097.00 -9.2%0.1%0.6 $22.71
7/15/202322,800 shares $512,316.00 -11.6%0.1%0.6 $22.47
6/30/202325,800 shares $563,472.00 +10.3%0.1%0.7 $21.84
6/15/202323,400 shares $510,354.00 -25.0%0.1%0.7 $21.81
5/31/202331,200 shares $670,488.00 -36.8%0.2%0.8 $21.49
5/15/202349,400 shares $1.05 million -14.2%0.2%1.1 $21.20
4/30/202357,600 shares $1.29 million +41.2%0.3%1.3 $22.44
4/15/202340,800 shares $903,720.00 -13.7%0.2%0.9 $22.15
3/31/202347,300 shares $1.04 million +10.8%0.2%1 $22.01
3/15/202342,700 shares $902,251.00 -43.9%0.2%0.9 $21.13
2/28/202376,100 shares $1.75 million +82.1%0.4%1.6 $22.94
2/15/202341,800 shares $1.02 million -5.4%0.2%1 $24.41
1/31/202344,200 shares $1.13 million +0.5%0.2%1 $25.56
1/15/202344,000 shares $1.11 million -9.3%0.2%1 $25.13
12/30/202248,500 shares $1.14 million +66.7%0.2%1.2 $23.50
12/15/202229,100 shares $650,676.00 -3.0%0.1%0.7 $22.36
11/30/202230,000 shares $694,500.00 -11.0%0.1%0.7 $23.15
11/15/202233,700 shares $768,697.00 +48.5%0.2%0.8 $22.81
10/31/202222,700 shares $523,916.00 -14.0%0.1%0.6 $23.08
10/15/202226,400 shares $597,696.00 +94.1%0.1%0.7 $22.64
9/30/202213,600 shares $292,400.00 -16.6%0.1%0.4 $21.50
9/15/202216,300 shares $376,693.00 -70.6%0.1%0.5 $23.11
8/31/202255,500 shares $1.33 million -20.9%0.3%1.4 $24.01
8/15/202270,200 shares $1.77 million -17.1%0.3%1.8 $25.16
7/31/202284,700 shares $2.15 million -4.7%0.4%1.9 $25.33
7/15/202288,900 shares $2.13 million -17.6%0.4%1.8 $24.00
6/30/2022107,900 shares $2.69 million -2.6%0.5%1.9 $24.91
6/15/2022110,800 shares $2.82 million +2.2%0.5%1.8 $25.45













WLKP Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westlake Chemical Partners' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Westlake Chemical Partners shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of January 31st, investors have sold 112,300 shares of WLKP short. 0.54% of Westlake Chemical Partners' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Westlake Chemical Partners' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Westlake Chemical 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. WLKP shares currently have a short interest ratio of 3.0. Learn More on Westlake Chemical Partners's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Westlake Chemical Partners?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Westlake Chemical Partners: Citadel Advisors LLC, and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Westlake Chemical Partners?

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. 0.54% of Westlake Chemical Partners' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Westlake Chemical Partners' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Westlake Chemical Partners saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 112,300 shares, an increase of 19.9% from the previous total of 93,700 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 Westlake Chemical Partners' float size?

Westlake Chemical Partners currently has issued a total of 35,230,000 shares. Some of Westlake Chemical Partners' 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. Westlake Chemical Partners currently has a public float of 20,620,000 shares.

How does Westlake Chemical Partners' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.54% of Westlake Chemical Partners' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "basic materials" compare to Westlake Chemical Partners: Green Plains Inc. (8.78%), Sensient Technologies Co. (1.95%), Methanex Co. (1.77%), Olympic Steel, Inc. (3.51%), Haynes International, Inc. (1.33%), CVR Partners, LP (2.63%), AdvanSix Inc. (1.02%), U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (8.37%), Arcadium Lithium plc (39.50%), Lithium Americas Corp. (8.55%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.48 billion), General Motors ($3.85 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.38 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.00 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($2.66 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.37 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.25 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.11 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.06 billion), and Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ($1.67 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Westlake Chemical Partners stock?

Short selling WLKP is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Westlake Chemical Partners as its price is falling. WLKP shares are trading down $0.24 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 Westlake Chemical Partners?

A short squeeze for Westlake Chemical Partners 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 WLKP, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Westlake Chemical 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 WLKP, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 31 2024.



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This page (NYSE:WLKP) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff