As of the close of business on Friday, 7/22, we captured the Top 10 Highest Short Interest % stocks within the Consumer Defensive Sector.
The average short interest for stocks within the Consumer Defensive sector stands at 2.51%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.
- BEYOND MEAT INC BYND 41.39%
- B & G FOODS INC BGS 25.50%
- APPHARVEST INC APPH 18.77%
- TATTOOED CHEF INC TTCF 17.45%
- BIG LOTS INC BIG 15.86%
- STRIDE INC LRN 14.34%
- OLLIES BARGAIN OUT OLLI 13.16%
- CELSIUS HOLDINGS I CELH 13.03%
- SPROUTS FMRS MKT I SFM 12.04%
- FRESHPET INC FRPT 10.33%
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.
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