Woodside Petroleum Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.02 (-0.13 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume39,945 shs
Average Volume44,243 shs
Market Capitalization$14.74 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.66%

Woodside Petroleum (OTCMKTS:WOPEY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume2,000 shares
Previous Short Volume146,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-98.64%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$27,980.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.0
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares963,580,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume39,945 shares
Average Trading Volume44,243 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-9.71%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Woodside Petroleum (OTCMKTS:WOPEY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/20212,000 shares $27,980.00 -98.6%N/A0 $13.99
8/13/2021146,900 shares $2.39 million -31.5%N/A1.2 $16.24
7/30/2021214,500 shares $3.45 million +69.7%N/A1.6 $16.10
7/15/2021126,400 shares $2.16 million +182.1%N/A1.3 $17.05
6/30/202144,800 shares $751,296.00 +133.3%N/A0.5 $16.77
6/15/202119,200 shares $354,048.00 +86.4%N/A0.3 $18.44
5/28/202110,300 shares $175,254.50 +930.0%N/A0.1 $17.02
5/14/20211,000 shares $17,220.00 +400.0%N/A0 $17.22
4/30/2021200 shares $3,624.00 -99.4%N/A0 $18.12
4/15/202133,600 shares $630,336.00 +600.0%N/A0.6 $18.76
3/31/20214,800 shares $88,296.00 -57.1%N/A0.1 $18.40
3/15/202111,200 shares $217,504.00 -21.7%N/A0.2 $19.42
2/26/202114,300 shares $286,429.00 -75.6%N/A0.5 $20.03
2/12/202158,500 shares $1.14 million +306.3%N/A2.2 $19.48
1/29/202114,400 shares $280,080.00 -96.6%N/A0.3 $19.45
1/15/2021421,700 shares $8.76 million -5.7%N/A13.4 $20.77
12/31/2020421,500 shares $7.41 million -0.1%N/A13 $17.57
12/15/2020421,700 shares $7.33 million -5.7%N/A13.4 $17.38
11/30/2020447,400 shares $7.60 million +3.8%N/A17.1 $16.98
10/30/2020458,500 shares $5.62 million +21.7%N/A5 $12.26
10/15/2020376,800 shares $4.97 million +349.1%N/A2.2 $13.18
9/30/202083,900 shares $1.08 million +10,387.5%N/A0.7 $12.84
9/15/2020800 shares $10,760.00 +166.7%N/A0 $13.45
8/31/2020300 shares $4,273.50 -93.3%N/A0 $14.25
8/14/20204,500 shares $65,250.00 +50.0%N/A0.2 $14.50

Woodside Petroleum (OTCMKTS:WOPEY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Woodside Petroleum's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Woodside Petroleum shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, investors have sold 2,000 shares of WOPEY short. Learn More on Woodside Petroleum's current short interest.

Is Woodside Petroleum's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Woodside Petroleum saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,000 shares, a decrease of 98.6% from the previous total of 146,900 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 Woodside Petroleum's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Woodside Petroleum's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" compare to Woodside Petroleum: Eni S.p.A. (0.02%), EOG Resources, Inc. (1.71%), Canadian Natural Resources Limited (0.77%), Pioneer Natural Resources (2.74%), The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited (0.00%), Ecopetrol S.A. (0.27%), Occidental Petroleum Co. (2.54%), RWE Aktiengesellschaft (0.00%), Devon Energy Co. (3.16%), and Cenovus Energy Inc. (0.97%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Woodside Petroleum stock?

Short selling WOPEY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Woodside Petroleum as its price is falling. Woodside Petroleum's stock is trading down $0.02 today. To short Woodside Petroleum 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 Woodside Petroleum 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 Woodside Petroleum?

A short squeeze for Woodside Petroleum 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 WOPEY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Woodside Petroleum'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 WOPEY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 9/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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