Short interest trends in OAS stock
On September 1, 2017, Oasis Petroleum’s (OAS) short interest as a percentage of float, or its short interest ratio, was ~20.0%. At the beginning of the year, in January, Oasis Petroleum’s short interest ratio was 16.0%.
As you can see above, Oasis Petroleum stock and short interest have mostly been moving in opposite directions.
Oasis Petroleum stock was $15.73 on January 3, 2017, and it was $7.39 on September 1, 2017.
Short interest of peers
To know more about OAS, read What Factors Are Likely to Steer Oasis Stock in 2017.