BP PLC (OTCMKTS:BPAQF) Can’t Be More Risky. Short Interest Increased

January 13, 2018 - By wolcottdaily

The stock of BP PLC (OTCMKTS:BPAQF) registered an increase of 197.01% in short interest. BPAQF’s total short interest was 10.59 million shares in January as published by FINRA. Its up 197.01% from 3.57M shares, reported previously. With 6,700 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 1581 days to cover their BPAQF’s short positions.

The stock decreased 1.01% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $7.1. About 1,103 shares traded. BP p.l.c. (OTCMKTS:BPAQF) has 0.00% since January 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

BP p.l.c. operates as an integrated gas and oil firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $136.24 billion. It operates through three divisions: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. It has a 36.22 P/E ratio. The Upstream segment engages in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas , and power and natural gas liquids (NGLs).

More notable recent BP p.l.c. (OTCMKTS:BPAQF) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: “BP Pays to Avoid Verdict Against `Big, Out-of-Town Oil Company'” on January 11, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “BP In 2021 – 100%+ Return Potential” published on January 08, 2018, Reuters.com published: “BP, Shell, Goldman express interest in filling Indian oil stockpile – govt report” on January 12, 2018. More interesting news about BP p.l.c. (OTCMKTS:BPAQF) were released by: Forbes.com and their article: “Two Years After Ruling, BP Engineer Still Carries Burden Of Prosecution” published on January 08, 2018 as well as Latimes.com‘s news article titled: “BP to pay California $102 million to settle natural gas overcharge allegations” with publication date: January 11, 2018.

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