What Are the Short Interest Trends in Oasis Petroleum’s Stock?



Short interest in OAS stock

Oasis Petroleum’s (OAS) short interest ratio (short interest as a percentage of float) on February 6, 2017, was ~16.6%. Its short interest ratio three months ago was 16.3%.

Oasis Petroleum’s (OAS) stock price was $13.81 on January 20, 2017, and it was $10.81 on November 6, 2016. As shown in the graph above, Oasis Petroleum’s stock price and short interest have mostly been moving in opposite directions. Peers Concho Resources (CXO) and Cimarex Energy (XEC) have short interest ratios of ~4.3% and ~2.5%, respectively.

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