Short Interest Sector Focus: Energy Sector

As of the close of business on Monday, 6/5, we captured the Top 10 Highest Short Interest % stocks within the Energy sector.

The average short interest for stocks within the Energy sector stands at 2.58%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.

  • Vertex Energy Inc   VTNR   25.04%
  • Tellurian Inc   TELL   24.26%
  • Energy Fuels Inc   UUUU   21.75%
  • Cnx Resources Corp   CNX   16.32%
  • Uranium Energy Cor    UEC   15.77%
  • Callon Petroleum   CPE   13.11%
  • Bp Prudhoe Bay Roy   BPT   10.94%
  • Comstock Res Inc   CRK   10.79%
  • Northern Oil & Gas    NOG   10.33%

Short Interest is the percentage of a stocks’ outstanding shares being sold short, which is utilized as a gauge for stock price sentiment. When short interest increases, this is generally considered a negative “bear” market indicator, whereas when short interest decreases, this is generally considered a positive “bull” market indicator.

The Short Interest Indicator is produced by Tidal Markets, in partnership with Benzinga Insights. The data represented is exclusive to short interest data amalgamated daily by Tidal Markets LLC and its underlying proprietary sources. The information contained herein should not be compared to, contrasted, or evaluated against other short interest data providers. ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN DOES NOT CONSTITUTE OR IMPLY INVESTMENT ADVICE