What Are the Short Interest Trends in Hess’s Stock?



Short interest in Hess’s shares

On January 25, 2017, Hess Corporation’s (HES) short interest as a percentage of its float, or its short interest ratio, was 8.3%. Its short interest ratio on September 30, 2016, was 7.9%.

Hess’s stock price during these two periods was $53.62 on September 30, 2016, and $56.46 on January 25, 2017.

Hess’s peers Concho Resources (CXO) and Newfield Exploration (NFX) have short interest ratios of ~4.3% and ~2.4%, respectively.

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