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Outbrain (OB) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$4.67
-0.10 (-2.10%)
(As of 03:51 PM ET)

Outbrain Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
315,100 shares
Previous Short Interest
284,200 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+10.87%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.28 million
Short Interest Ratio
2.1 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
April 30, 2024
Outstanding Shares
48,840,000 shares
Float Size
33,170,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
0.95%
Today's Trading Volume
129,180 shares
Average Trading Volume
146,109 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
88%
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OB Short Interest Over Time

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Outbrain Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/30/2024315,100 shares $1.28 million +10.9%1.0%2.1 $4.05
4/15/2024284,200 shares $1.15 million +5.7%0.9%2 $4.04
3/31/2024268,900 shares $1.06 million -22.8%0.8%1.8 $3.95
3/15/2024348,100 shares $1.28 million +8.2%1.0%2.4 $3.69
2/29/2024321,600 shares $1.18 million +24.4%1.0%2.3 $3.68
2/15/2024258,500 shares $1.15 million -1.5%0.8%2.4 $4.44
1/31/2024262,500 shares $1.03 million -11.3%0.8%2.1 $3.93
1/15/2024296,000 shares $1.20 million +9.7%0.9%2.4 $4.07
12/31/2023269,900 shares $1.18 million -13.4%0.8%2.3 $4.38
12/15/2023311,500 shares $1.35 million +0.2%0.9%2.8 $4.34
11/30/2023311,000 shares $1.18 million -8.5%0.9%2.9 $3.81
11/15/2023339,700 shares $1.29 million +16.1%1.0%3 $3.79
10/31/2023292,600 shares $1.25 million -7.3%0.9%2.7 $4.27
10/15/2023315,700 shares $1.48 million -8.3%0.9%2.5 $4.68
9/30/2023344,100 shares $1.68 million +1.7%1.0%2.7 $4.87
9/15/2023338,500 shares $1.69 million -36.2%1.0%2.5 $4.99
8/31/2023530,900 shares $3.03 million -1.3%1.5%3.6 $5.71
8/15/2023538,100 shares $2.95 million +18.0%1.6%3.7 $5.49
7/31/2023456,100 shares $2.42 million -8.4%1.3%3 $5.31
7/15/2023498,000 shares $2.70 million -2.1%1.4%3.7 $5.42
6/30/2023508,700 shares $2.50 million +18.8%1.5%4 $4.92
6/15/2023428,200 shares $2.11 million -0.4%1.4%3.6 $4.93
5/31/2023430,000 shares $1.99 million -24.6%1.4%4 $4.63
5/15/2023570,500 shares $2.21 million +16.6%1.9%5.1 $3.88
4/30/2023489,300 shares $1.87 million +14.7%1.6%4.6 $3.83
4/15/2023426,500 shares $1.85 million -17.3%1.4%3.6 $4.33
3/31/2023515,900 shares $2.13 million +10.2%1.7%3.8 $4.13
3/15/2023468,200 shares $1.96 million +5.0%1.5%2.9 $4.19
2/28/2023446,000 shares $1.97 million -5.5%1.4%2.3 $4.42
2/15/2023471,800 shares $2.47 million -17.5%1.5%2.4 $5.23
1/31/2023572,100 shares $2.81 million -19.1%2.3%2.5 $4.92
1/15/2023707,500 shares $3.04 million -4.6%2.9%3.1 $4.30
12/30/2022741,200 shares $2.68 million +10.6%3.0%3.2 $3.62
12/15/2022669,900 shares $2.27 million +3.8%2.7%2.6 $3.39
11/30/2022645,100 shares $2.50 million -21.0%2.4%2.1 $3.88
11/15/2022816,700 shares $3.37 million -19.1%3.1%2.6 $4.13
10/31/20221,010,000 shares $4.32 million -15.8%3.6%2.8 $4.28
10/15/20221,200,000 shares $4.70 million -24.1%4.3%3.2 $3.92
9/30/20221,580,000 shares $5.77 million +32.8%5.6%4.1 $3.65
9/15/20221,190,000 shares $4.64 million -2.5%4.2%2.9 $3.90
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8/31/20221,220,000 shares $5.38 million -12.2%4.4%3.1 $4.41
8/15/20221,390,000 shares $8.33 million +6.9%4.6%3.5 $5.99
7/31/20221,300,000 shares $7.28 million +0.8%4.3%3.3 $5.60
7/15/20221,290,000 shares $6.94 million +12.2%4.3%3.4 $5.38
6/30/20221,150,000 shares $5.78 million +19.4%3.8%3.2 $5.03
6/15/2022963,400 shares $5.36 million +22.5%3.2%2.7 $5.56
5/31/2022786,200 shares $4.83 million +3.2%2.9%2.4 $6.14
5/15/2022762,200 shares $4.61 million -5.5%5.8%2.2 $6.05
4/30/2022806,500 shares $7.26 million +22.6%7.1%2.4 $9.00
4/15/2022657,800 shares $6.63 million -13.4%5.5%1.7 $10.08
3/31/2022759,400 shares $8.15 million +57.7%7.1%1.8 $10.73
3/15/2022481,500 shares $5.26 million +14.9%4.7%1.2 $10.93
2/28/2022419,200 shares $5.47 million +25.9%4.1%1.3 $13.04
2/15/2022332,900 shares $4.38 million +12.1%3.2%1.2 $13.15
1/31/2022297,100 shares $3.75 million -20.5%1.2%1.3 $12.62
1/15/2022373,700 shares $5.46 million +77.2%1.6%2.7 $14.60
12/31/2021210,900 shares $2.95 million +2.8%0.9%2.4 $14.00
12/15/2021205,100 shares $2.87 million -2.0%0.8%2.2 $14.00
11/30/2021209,300 shares $3.16 million -11.9%0.8%1.7 $15.09
11/15/2021237,600 shares $3.99 million -23.8%1.0%1.8 $16.80
10/29/2021311,600 shares $5.28 million +2.9%1.2%2.1 $16.94
10/15/2021302,800 shares $4.84 million -36.9%1.2%1.9 $15.97
9/30/2021479,500 shares $7.10 million +366.9%1.8%1.9 $14.80
9/15/2021102,700 shares $1.73 million +75.6%0.4%0.4 $16.81
8/31/202158,500 shares $1.02 million +99.0%0.2%0.2 $17.40
8/13/202129,400 shares $580,650.00 No Change0.1%0.1 $19.75

OB Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Outbrain's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Outbrain shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 30th, traders have sold 315,100 shares of OB short. 0.95% of Outbrain's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Outbrain's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Outbrain?

The short interest ratio, also known as the "days to cover ratio", is calculated by dividing the number of shares of a stock sold short divided by its average trading volume. A short interest ratio ranging between 1 and 4 generally indicates strong positive sentiment about a stock and a lack of short sellers. A short interest ratio of 10 or greater indicates strong pessimism about a stock. OB shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on Outbrain's short interest ratio.

What is a good short interest percentage for Outbrain?

Companies that have a short interest as a percentage of float below 10% indicates positive investor sentiment and few short sellers. Stocks with a short interest percentage above 10% is considered high, suggesting some investors are pessimistic about the stock. Companies with a short interest percentage of 20% or more indicates widespread negative sentiment. 0.95% of Outbrain's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Outbrain's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Outbrain saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 315,100 shares, an increase of 10.9% from the previous total of 284,200 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

What is Outbrain's float size?

Outbrain currently has issued a total of 48,840,000 shares. Some of Outbrain's outstanding shares are available for trading, while others are subject to various restrictions. The public float, also referred to as floating shares or "the float", are shares that publicly owned, unrestricted and available to trade on the open market. Outbrain currently has a public float of 33,170,000 shares.

How does Outbrain's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.95% of Outbrain's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to Outbrain: ON24, Inc. (1.68%), American Software, Inc. (0.95%), Mitek Systems, Inc. (10.13%), Viant Technology Inc. (4.05%), Groupon, Inc. (21.32%), HealthStream, Inc. (0.93%), EverQuote, Inc. (2.87%), Charge Enterprises, Inc. (10.15%), RADCOM Ltd. (0.09%), Steel Connect, Inc. (0.17%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.98 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.35 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.06 billion), General Motors ($2.88 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.32 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.27 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.18 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.95 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.52 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Outbrain stock?

Short selling OB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Outbrain as its price is falling. OB shares are trading down $0.10 today. To short a stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that a stock will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Outbrain?

A short squeeze for Outbrain occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock increases in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of OB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Outbrain's short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including OB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 30 2024.



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This page (NASDAQ:OB) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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