Windstream Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

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(As of 10/16/2020)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Average Volume462,692 shs
Market Capitalization$3.40 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Windstream (OTCMKTS:WINMQ) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,084,100 shares
Previous Short Volume1,125,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-3.64%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$74,260.85
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.1
Last Record DateSeptember, 15 2020
Outstanding Shares43,019,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted2.52%
Today's Trading Volume0 shares
Average Trading Volume462,692 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-100.00%

Short Interest Over Time

Windstream (OTCMKTS:WINMQ) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
9/15/20201,084,100 shares $74,260.85 -3.6%N/A2.1$0.07
8/31/20201,125,000 shares $90,112.50 -3.5%N/A6.2$0.08
8/14/20201,165,300 shares $101,148.04 +5.4%N/A4.2$0.09
7/31/20201,105,300 shares $93,950.50 -0.1%N/A2$0.09
7/15/20201,106,400 shares $88,512.00 -64.9%N/A0.7$0.08
6/30/20203,151,700 shares $390,810.80 -20.9%N/A3.5$0.12
6/15/20203,983,900 shares $611,528.65 -8.6%N/A4.3$0.15
5/29/20204,359,200 shares $572,798.88 +0.5%N/A7.1$0.13
5/15/20204,337,300 shares $737,341.00 -11.5%N/A3.4$0.17
4/30/20204,902,500 shares $441,225.00 -4.2%N/A10.2$0.09
4/15/20205,115,400 shares $327,385.60 -1.2%N/A9.8$0.06
3/31/20205,175,900 shares $259,312.59 -0.2%N/A5.5$0.05
3/13/20205,187,600 shares $259,380.00 +1.7%N/A3.7$0.05
2/28/20205,102,900 shares $433,746.50 -0.5%N/A2.3$0.09
2/14/20205,127,100 shares $563,981.00 +0.1%N/A43.4$0.11
1/31/20205,122,100 shares $768,315.00 +0.5%N/A23.2$0.15
1/15/20205,097,900 shares $585,748.71 0.0%N/A34.5$0.11
12/31/20195,099,900 shares $458,991.00 -1.8%N/A12.3$0.09

Windstream (OTCMKTS:WINMQ) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Windstream's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Windstream shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of September 15th, investors have sold 1,084,100 shares of WINMQ short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Windstream?

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. Windstream currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is Windstream's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Windstream saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,084,100 shares, a drop of 3.6% from the previous total of 1,125,000 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 Windstream's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Windstream's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "telephone communication, except radio" compare to Windstream: Verizon Communications Inc. (0.00%), AT&T Inc. (1.69%), SoftBank Group Corp. (0.00%), Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Co. (0.00%), América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V. (0.00%), BCE Inc. (0.90%), Vivendi SA (0.00%), Orange S.A. (0.00%), Telstra Co. Limited (0.00%), and Singapore Telecommunications Limited (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: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.24 billion), Aon plc ($3.67 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.07 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.89 billion), The Charles Schwab Co. ($2.79 billion), MercadoLibre, Inc. ($2.26 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($2.19 billion), Simon Property Group, Inc. ($2.01 billion), The Kroger Co. ($1.94 billion), and Moderna, Inc. ($1.89 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Windstream stock?

Short selling WINMQ is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Windstream as its price is falling. To short Windstream 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 Windstream 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 Windstream?

A short squeeze for Windstream 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 WINMQ, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Windstream'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 WINMQ, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is September, 15 2020.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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