Short interest in CHK stock
Chesapeake Energy’s (CHK) short interest ratio (short interest as a percentage of float) on January 20, 2017, was ~11.56%. Its short interest ratio a month ago was ~13.27%.
CHK’s stock price
Chesapeake Energy’s stock price was $6.69 on January 20, 2017, and $7.29 on December 20, 2016. As you can see in the above graph, CHK’s stock and short interest have mostly been moving in opposite directions.