Consolidated Number of Shares Shorted

$61.65  0.07  0.11%
Number of Shares Shorted is total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of buying the stock back at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience loss if the stock price goes up.
Shares Shorted 
Shorted by Public 
by Institutions 
14.34 M

Weighted Average Shares Over Time

The average number of shares or units issued and outstanding that are used in calculating Earnings per Basic Share, determined based on the timing of issuance of shares or units in the period.
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If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect price of the stock.
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Consolidated Number of Shares Shorted Assessment

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Based on recorded statements Consolidated Edison Inc has 14.34 M of outstending shares currently sold short by investors. This is 314.81% higher than that of the Utilities sector, and 125.16% higher than that of Electric Utilities industry, The Number of Shares Shorted for all stocks is 355.99% lower than the firm.

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Number of Shares Shorted Comparison

Consolidated is rated # 2 in number of shares shorted category among related companies.
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NameConsolidated Edison Inc
InstrumentUSA Stock
Analyst ConsensusSell 11 Opinions
Risk-adjusted AdviceStrong Hold Fairly Valued
Average Bond RatingA- Very Good
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
DescriptionConsolidated Edison Inc. through its subsidiaries engages in regulated electric gas and steam delivery businesses in the United States. more

Other Consolidated Fundamentals

Return On Equity8.74 %
Return On Asset3.26 %
Profit Margin8.64 %
Operating Margin17.30 %
Current Valuation30.43 B
Shares Outstanding292.88 M
Shares Owned by Insiders0.26 %
Shares Owned by Institutions50.10 %
Number of Shares Shorted14.34 M
Price to Earning17.42 times
Price to Book1.46 times
Price to Sales1.46 times
Revenue12.75 B
Gross Profit5.11 B
Net Income1.1 B
Cash and Equivalents117 M
Cash per Share0.40 times
Total Debt12.71 B
Debt to Equity1.00 times
Current Ratio1.00 times
Book Value Per Share43.57 times
Cash Flow from Operations3.17 B
Short Ratio7.00 times
One Year High72.25
One Year Low55.8
Earnings Per Share3.74 times
Price to Earnings To Growth6.66 times
Number of Employees14.6 K
Market Capitalization19.08 B
Total Asset43.98 B
Working Capital(9 M)
Current Asset3.4 B
Current Liabilities3.41 B
Z Score0.6