Analyzing Short Interest Trends in Chesapeake Energy’s Stock



Short interest in CHK stock

Chesapeake Energy’s (CHK) short interest ratio (short interest as a percentage of float) on March 24, 2017, was ~15.02%. But its short interest ratio at the start of the year was ~11.6%.

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Chesapeake Energy stock

Chesapeake Energy’s (CHK) stock price was $6.92 on January 3, 2017, and $5.22 on March 24, 2017. By comparison, peers EQT (EQT) and Rice Energy (RICE) have short interest ratios of ~4.2% and ~8%, respectively.

For a detailed look at Chesapeake Energy, read Market Realist’s An In-Depth Analysis of Chesapeake Energy: What Will 2017 Bring? You might also check in with Market Realist’s Energy and Power page for ongoing industry updates.


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