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Canadian Western Bank Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.77
50-Day Range
MA: $23.43
52-Week Range
Now: $24.77
Volume1,347 shs
Average Volume1,242 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Canadian Western Bank (OTCMKTS:CBWBF) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,723,600 shares
Previous Short Volume1,685,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:+2.29%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$40.19 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover5,745.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Today's Trading Volume1,347 shares
Average Trading Volume1,242 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average8.45%

Short Interest Over Time

Canadian Western Bank (OTCMKTS:CBWBF) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20211,723,600 shares $40.19 million +2.3%N/A5745.3 $23.32
1/15/20211,942,600 shares $46.66 million -0.4%N/A971.3 $24.02
12/31/20201,942,600 shares $43.40 million -0.4%N/A971.3 $22.34
12/15/20201,942,600 shares $44.08 million -0.4%N/A971.3 $22.69
11/30/20201,949,800 shares $45.72 million -2.7%N/A4874.5 $23.45
11/15/20202,004,100 shares $46.66 million -0.3%N/A10020.5 $23.28
10/30/20202,010,100 shares $40.99 million -7.8%N/A2010.1 $20.39
10/15/20202,179,600 shares $41.56 million -0.3%N/A5449 $19.07
9/30/20202,186,800 shares $45.53 million +8.5%N/A4373.6 $20.82
9/15/20202,016,200 shares $39.96 million -1.1%N/A2880.3 $19.82
8/31/20202,037,800 shares $43.30 million -5.2%N/A2911.1 $21.25
8/14/20202,149,500 shares $39.53 million -21.0%N/A1791.3 $18.39
7/31/20202,720,300 shares $47.14 million -4.1%N/A3400.4 $17.33
7/15/20202,836,700 shares $49.16 million -5.1%N/A4052.4 $17.33
6/30/20202,988,800 shares $51.35 million +19.7%N/A5977.6 $17.18
6/15/20202,496,700 shares $43.77 million -16.1%N/A2080.6 $17.53
5/29/20202,974,700 shares $54.47 million -5.6%N/A3718.4 $18.31
5/15/20203,152,200 shares $51.89 million +1.9%N/A3940.3 $16.46
4/30/20203,094,800 shares $49.52 million +13.7%N/A1406.7 $16.00
4/15/20202,722,700 shares $40.57 million +9.6%N/A3025.2 $14.90
3/31/20202,484,200 shares $33.74 million -31.0%N/A828.1 $13.58
3/13/20203,600,700 shares $52.53 million +8.0%N/A2400.5 $14.59
2/28/20203,335,000 shares $77.57 million -1.9%N/A5558.3 $23.26
2/14/20203,398,300 shares $58.28 million +2.4%N/A5663.8 $17.15
1/31/20203,318,400 shares $82.69 million +1.5%N/A16592 $24.92

Canadian Western Bank (OTCMKTS:CBWBF) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Canadian Western Bank's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Canadian Western Bank shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 29th, traders have sold 1,723,600 shares of CBWBF short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Canadian Western Bank?

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. Canadian Western Bank currently has a short interest ratio of 5,745.0.

Is Canadian Western Bank's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Canadian Western Bank saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 1,723,600 shares, an increase of 2.3% from the previous total of 1,685,000 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 Canadian Western Bank's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Canadian Western Bank's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "financial services" compare to Canadian Western Bank: 3i Group plc (0.00%), 3i Group plc (0.00%), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (0.00%), Aberdeen Global Premier Properties Fund (0.00%), ABN AMRO Bank (0.00%), ABN AMRO Bank (0.00%), Absa Group Limited (0.00%), Admiral Group plc (0.00%), Advent Convertible and Income Fund (0.00%), and AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund (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: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Canadian Western Bank stock?

Short selling CBWBF is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Canadian Western Bank as its price is falling. To short Canadian Western Bank 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 Canadian Western Bank 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 Canadian Western Bank?

A short squeeze for Canadian Western Bank 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 CBWBF, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Canadian Western Bank'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 CBWBF, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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