Barnwell Industries Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.10 (-3.32 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume637,755 shs
Average Volume609,409 shs
Market Capitalization$24.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Barnwell Industries (NYSEAMERICAN:BRN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume77,300 shares
Previous Short Volume77,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-0.51%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$187,066.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.2
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares8,280,000 shares
Float Size3,880,000 shares
Short Percent of Float1.99%
Today's Trading Volume637,755 shares
Average Trading Volume609,409 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average4.65%

Short Interest Over Time

Barnwell Industries (NYSEAMERICAN:BRN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202177,300 shares $187,066.00 -0.5%2.0%0.2 $2.42
3/31/202177,700 shares $173,271.00 +3.6%2.0%0.2 $2.23
3/15/202175,000 shares $183,750.00 -4.2%1.9%0.1 $2.45
2/26/202178,300 shares $211,410.00 -37.7%2.0%0.1 $2.70
2/12/2021125,600 shares $336,608.00 +88.0%3.2%0.2 $2.68
1/29/202166,800 shares $241,148.00 -30.4%1.7%0.2 $3.61
1/15/202196,000 shares $319,680.00 -48.6%2.7%0.4 $3.33
12/31/2020186,700 shares $242,710.00 +112.9%4.9%0.6$1.30
12/15/202087,700 shares $111,379.00 +4.4%2.3%0.2$1.27
11/30/202084,000 shares $90,720.00 -19.0%2.2%0.2$1.08
11/15/2020103,700 shares $104,737.00 -6.8%2.7%0.2$1.01
10/30/2020111,300 shares $102,685.38 -7.4%3.0%0.3$0.92
10/15/2020120,200 shares $114,190.00 +72.2%3.2%0.3$0.95
9/30/202069,800 shares $59,511.48 -12.2%1.8%0.2$0.85
9/15/202079,500 shares $64,395.00 +0.9%2.1%0.5 $0.81
8/31/202078,800 shares $53,584.00 +18.1%2.1%0.1 $0.68
8/14/202066,700 shares $56,028.00 -6.2%1.8%0.1 $0.84
7/31/202071,100 shares $63,990.00 -32.4%1.9%0.1 $0.90
7/15/2020105,200 shares $91,524.00 +167.7%2.8%0.1 $0.87
6/30/202039,300 shares $42,444.00 +144.1%1.0%0 $1.08
6/15/202016,100 shares $14,329.00 +56.3%0.4%0 $0.89
5/29/202010,300 shares $13,699.00 -76.2%0.3%0.1 $1.33
5/15/202043,200 shares $25,056.00 -2.5%1.1%0.3 $0.58
4/30/202044,300 shares $26,137.00 +361.5%1.2%0.2 $0.59
4/15/20209,600 shares $6,048.00 +20.0%0.3%0 $0.63

Barnwell Industries (NYSEAMERICAN:BRN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Barnwell Industries' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Barnwell Industries shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 77,300 shares of BRN short. 1.99% of Barnwell Industries' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Barnwell Industries?

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. 1.99% of Barnwell Industries' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Barnwell Industries' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Barnwell Industries saw a decline in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 77,300 shares, a decline of 0.5% from the previous total of 77,700 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 Barnwell Industries' float size?

Barnwell Industries currently has issued a total of 8,445,000 shares. Some of Barnwell Industries' 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. Barnwell Industries currently has a public float of 3,880,000 shares.

How does Barnwell Industries' short interest compare to its competitors?

1.99% of Barnwell Industries' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" compare to Barnwell Industries: Epsilon Energy Ltd. (0.01%), PrimeEnergy Resources Co. (1.88%), PermRock Royalty Trust (0.18%), MV Oil Trust (0.00%), VOC Energy Trust (0.27%), PHX Minerals Inc. (0.00%), Permianville Royalty Trust (1.81%), Evolve Transition Infrastructure LP (0.19%), Viking Energy Group, Inc. (0.00%), and Hempstract, Inc. (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: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Barnwell Industries stock?

Short selling BRN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Barnwell Industries as its price is falling. Barnwell Industries' stock is trading down $0.10 today. To short Barnwell Industries 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 Barnwell Industries 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 Barnwell Industries?

A short squeeze for Barnwell Industries 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 BRN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Barnwell Industries' 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 BRN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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