As of the close of business on Tuesday, 7/19, we captured the Top 10 Highest Short Interest % stocks within the Basic Materials Sector.
The average short interest for stocks within the Basic Materials sector stands at 2.91%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.
- DANIMER SCIENTIFIC DNMR 29.85%
- GEVO INC GEVO 28.59%
- LIGHTWAVE LOGIC LWLG 23.37%
- AMYRIS INC AMRS 22.38%
- LIVENT CORPORATION LTHM 20.50%
- GREEN PLAINS INC GPRE 16.92%
- MGP INGREDIENTS MGPI 12.46%
- WD-40 CO WDFC 11.89%
- PIEDMONT LITHIUM I PLL 11.58%
- CLEVELAND CLIFFS CLF 10.48%
Short Interest is the percentage of a stocks' outstanding shares being sold short, which is utilized as a gauge for stock price sentiment. When short interest increases, this is generally considered a negative "bear" market indicator, whereas when short interest decreases, this is generally considered a positive "bull" market indicator.
Overview: The Short Interest Indicator is produced by Tidal Markets, in partnership with Benzinga Insights.
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