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World Wrestling Entertainment Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+3.09 (+6.26 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $52.49
50-Day Range
MA: $50.78
52-Week Range
Now: $52.49
Volume2.47 million shs
Average Volume1.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.08 billion
P/E Ratio31.43
Dividend Yield0.97%

Short Interest

World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume8,170,000 shares
Previous Short Volume7,360,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+11.01%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$403.60 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover7.0
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares47,560,000 shares
Float Size46,050,000 shares
Short Percent of Float17.74%
Today's Trading Volume2,467,991 shares
Average Trading Volume1,423,385 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average73.39%

Short Interest Over Time

World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/20218,170,000 shares $403.60 million +11.0%17.7%7 $49.40
1/29/20217,360,000 shares $343.56 million +6.2%16.0%7 $46.68
1/15/20216,930,000 shares $391.48 million +3.9%15.0%7.5 $56.49
12/31/20207,160,000 shares $338.31 million +18.9%15.5%9.2 $47.25
12/15/20207,160,000 shares $343.82 million +18.9%15.5%9.2 $48.02
11/30/20206,020,000 shares $279.51 million -3.4%13.1%8.2 $46.43
10/30/20205,960,000 shares $243.64 million -8.0%13.0%9.4 $40.88
10/15/20206,480,000 shares $242.87 million +7.3%14.1%10.9 $37.48
9/30/20206,040,000 shares $245.04 million -1.0%13.1%10.4 $40.57
9/15/20206,100,000 shares $238.82 million -4.5%13.3%10.3 $39.15
8/31/20206,390,000 shares $268.25 million -7.8%13.9%10.8 $41.98
8/14/20206,930,000 shares $301.66 million -1.7%15.1%11 $43.53
7/31/20207,050,000 shares $317.18 million -7.5%15.4%10.5 $44.99
7/15/20207,620,000 shares $355.17 million +3.0%16.7%9.6 $46.61
6/30/20207,400,000 shares $330.93 million -4.3%16.2%8.4 $44.72
6/15/20207,730,000 shares $347.62 million -3.7%17.0%7.7 $44.97
5/29/20208,030,000 shares $352.12 million -0.7%17.6%6.4 $43.85
5/15/20208,090,000 shares $374.32 million -0.4%17.7%5.7 $46.27
4/30/20208,120,000 shares $372.46 million -14.9%17.8%4.6 $45.87
4/15/20209,540,000 shares $423.86 million +2.1%21.0%3.9 $44.43
3/31/20209,340,000 shares $418.34 million +4.9%20.6%3.9 $44.79
3/13/20208,906,700 shares $333.29 million -7.8%19.5%4.3 $37.42
2/28/20209,660,000 shares $364.38 million +13.3%20.7%4.7 $37.72
2/14/20208,530,000 shares $351.35 million -1.8%18.3%4.4 $41.19
1/31/20208,690,000 shares $420.68 million -15.2%18.7%4.7 $48.41

World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Short Interest FAQ

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What is World Wrestling Entertainment's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of World Wrestling Entertainment shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 8,170,000 shares of WWE short. 17.74% of World Wrestling Entertainment's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for World Wrestling Entertainment?

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. World Wrestling Entertainment currently has a short interest ratio of 7.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for World Wrestling Entertainment?

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. 17.74% of World Wrestling Entertainment's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is World Wrestling Entertainment's short interest increasing or decreasing?

World Wrestling Entertainment saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 8,170,000 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the previous total of 7,360,000 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.

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's float size?

World Wrestling Entertainment currently has issued a total of 77,794,000 shares. Some of World Wrestling Entertainment'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. World Wrestling Entertainment currently has a public float of 46,050,000 shares.

How does World Wrestling Entertainment's short interest compare to its competitors?

17.74% of World Wrestling Entertainment's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" compare to World Wrestling Entertainment: News Co. (0.00%), Wynn Resorts, Limited (6.88%), Liberty Global plc (4.95%), Liberty Global plc (3.03%), News Co. (1.38%), Pool Co. (2.39%), Ozon Holdings PLC (0.34%), Hasbro, Inc. (0.00%), InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (0.15%), and Vail Resorts, Inc. (3.42%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

Short selling WWE is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from World Wrestling Entertainment as its price is falling. World Wrestling Entertainment's stock is trading up $3.09 today. To short World Wrestling Entertainment 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 World Wrestling Entertainment 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 World Wrestling Entertainment?

A short squeeze for World Wrestling Entertainment 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 WWE, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is World Wrestling Entertainment'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 WWE, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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