Chesapeake Energy Corp. ( CHK) has something relatively rare for a stock with this much short interest, that being insiders taking the other side of the trade. Looking back over the trailing six month period, CHK has seen 3 different instances of insider buying, as summarized by the table below:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
06/21/2013 Frederic M. Poses Director 152,632 $19.87 $3,032,797.84
08/06/2013 Thomas L. Ryan Director 8,000 $25.30 $202,440.00
11/08/2013 Archie W. Dunham Director 200,000 $25.86 $5,171,600.00

Below is a chart showing the "days to cover" for CHK over time:

And looking at the chart below, CHK's low point in its 52 week range is $16.23 per share, with $29.06 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $26.89.

If you liked this article you might like

Fight Off Complacency: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Fri 9/15/17)

Alibaba, Qorvo, Abbott Laboratories, Square: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Apple Is the Tom Brady of Stocks: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 8/31/17)

Boeing, Pure Storage, Activision Blizzard: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round