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Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
10,500 shares
Previous Short Volume
23,600 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-55.51%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$89,565.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
0.5
Last Record Date
November 15, 2023
Outstanding Shares
6,050,000 shares
Float Size
5,920,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.18%
Today's Trading Volume
0 shares
Average Trading Volume
28,260 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
0%
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Western Asset Mortgage Capital Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
11/15/202310,500 shares $89,565.00 -55.5%0.2%0.5 $8.53
10/31/202323,600 shares $194,700.00 +402.1%0.4%1 $8.25
10/15/20234,700 shares $39,409.50 -79.2%0.1%0.2 $8.39
9/30/202322,600 shares $212,440.00 +213.9%0.4%0.7 $9.40
9/15/20237,200 shares $75,240.00 -48.2%0.1%0.2 $10.45
8/31/202313,900 shares $149,425.00 +20.9%0.2%0.4 $10.75
8/15/202311,500 shares $120,635.00 -77.3%0.2%0.3 $10.49
7/31/202350,700 shares $500,916.00 -5.4%0.9%1.5 $9.88
7/15/202353,600 shares $501,160.00 -19.5%0.9%2 $9.35
6/30/202366,600 shares $588,744.00 +10.8%1.1%3 $8.84
6/15/202360,100 shares $559,531.00 +2.0%1.0%2.9 $9.31
5/31/202358,900 shares $494,760.00 -17.7%1.0%2.8 $8.40
5/15/202371,600 shares $600,008.00 -5.9%1.2%3 $8.38
4/30/202376,100 shares $674,246.00 -7.7%1.3%2.7 $8.86
4/15/202382,400 shares $698,752.00 -17.1%1.4%2.6 $8.48
3/31/202399,400 shares $907,522.00 +32.5%1.7%2.9 $9.13
3/15/202375,000 shares $648,750.00 -6.3%1.3%1.9 $8.65
2/28/202380,000 shares $810,400.00 +8.8%1.3%2.2 $10.13
2/15/202373,500 shares $740,880.00 -3.3%1.2%2 $10.08
1/31/202376,000 shares $856,520.00 -2.4%1.3%1.7 $11.27
1/15/202377,900 shares $769,652.00 -21.7%1.3%1.9 $9.88
12/30/202299,500 shares $906,445.00 +28.1%1.7%2.6 $9.11
12/15/202277,700 shares $696,192.00 -4.7%1.3%2.3 $8.96
11/30/202281,500 shares $748,170.00 +150.0%1.4%2.7 $9.18
11/15/202232,600 shares $268,950.00 -24.9%0.6%1.1 $8.25
10/31/202243,400 shares $468,286.00 +10.4%0.7%1.5 $10.79
10/15/202239,300 shares $370,245.30 +20.6%0.7%1.5 $9.42
9/30/202232,600 shares $364,794.00 -7.9%0.6%1.2 $11.19
9/15/202235,400 shares $478,254.00 -38.9%0.6%1.2 $13.51
8/31/202257,900 shares $783,966.00 -22.6%1.0%1.7 $13.54
8/15/202274,800 shares $1.14 million -0.7%1.3%2.2 $15.18
7/31/202275,300 shares $960,075.00 +39.2%1.3%2.1 $12.75
7/15/202254,100 shares $738,465.00 +25.8%0.9%1.7 $13.65
6/30/202243,000 shares $520,300.00 -90.3%0.7%1.3 $12.10
6/15/2022444,800 shares $538,208.00 -0.5%0.8%1.3 $1.21
5/31/2022447,200 shares $563,472.00 -29.9%0.8%1.3 $1.26
5/15/2022637,800 shares $803,628.00 -14.9%1.1%1.7 $1.26
4/30/2022749,100 shares $1.07 million +10.0%1.3%1.7 $1.43
4/15/2022681,300 shares $1.06 million -2.6%1.1%1.6 $1.55
3/31/2022699,100 shares $1.20 million -31.5%1.2%1.7 $1.71













WMC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Asset Mortgage Capital's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Western Asset Mortgage Capital shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of November 15th, traders have sold 10,500 shares of WMC short. 0.18% of Western Asset Mortgage Capital's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Western Asset Mortgage Capital's current short interest.

Which institutional investors are shorting Western Asset Mortgage Capital?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Western Asset Mortgage Capital: Citadel Advisors LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Western Asset Mortgage Capital?

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. 0.18% of Western Asset Mortgage Capital's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Western Asset Mortgage Capital's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Western Asset Mortgage Capital saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 10,500 shares, a drop of 55.5% from the previous total of 23,600 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 Western Asset Mortgage Capital's float size?

Western Asset Mortgage Capital currently has issued a total of 6,050,000 shares. Some of Western Asset Mortgage Capital's 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. Western Asset Mortgage Capital currently has a public float of 5,920,000 shares.

How does Western Asset Mortgage Capital's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.18% of Western Asset Mortgage Capital's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "real estate" compare to Western Asset Mortgage Capital: Seven Hills Realty Trust (0.54%), Granite Point Mortgage Trust Inc. (1.30%), Gyrodyne, LLC (0.10%), Harbor Custom Development, Inc. (7.99%), Empire State Realty OP, L.P. (0.01%), NexPoint Diversified Real Estate Trust (0.55%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: RTX Co. ($7.24 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($4.02 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.72 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($2.80 billion), Lululemon Athletica Inc. ($2.48 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.38 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.35 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.79 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($1.73 billion), and Moderna, Inc. ($1.71 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Western Asset Mortgage Capital stock?

Short selling WMC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Western Asset Mortgage Capital as its price is falling. 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 Western Asset Mortgage Capital?

A short squeeze for Western Asset Mortgage Capital 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 WMC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Western Asset Mortgage Capital'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 WMC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is November, 15 2023.



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This page (NYSE:WMC) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff