Short Interest Sector Focus: Consumer Cyclical Sector


As of the close of business on Tuesday, 8/23, we captured the Top 10 Highest Short Interest % stocks within the Consumer Cyclical Sector.

The average short interest for stocks within the Consumer Cyclical sector stands at 4.72%. Therefore, the below stocks are showing a more pessimistic outlook than their peers within the respective sector.


  • BED BATH & BEYOND    BBBY    55.21%
  • BIG 5 SPORTING GOO    BGFV    32.36%
  • BLINK CHARGING CO    BLNK    30.18%
  • NATIONAL VISION HL    EYE    28.54%
  • FISKER INC        FSR    26.09%
  • WORKHORSE GROUP IN    WKHS    25.34%
  • GAMESTOP CORP        GME    23.53%
  • VROOM INC        VRM    22.29%

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. 

Disclaimer: The Short Interest Indicator is produced by Tidal Markets, in partnership with Benzinga Insights. The data represented is exclusive to short interest data amalgamated daily by Tidal Markets LLC and its underlying proprietary sources. The information contained herein should not be compared to, contrasted, or evaluated against other short interest data providers. ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN DOES NOT CONSTITUTE OR IMPLY INVESTMENT ADVICE  

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