NASDAQ:OLLI

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$67.98
-0.86 (-1.25 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$67.64
$69.34
50-Day Range
$67.98
$94.01
52-Week Range
$65.32
$123.52
Volume1.62 million shs
Average Volume1.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.42 billion
P/E Ratio22.51
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.2

Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume10,040,000 shares
Previous Short Volume8,720,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+15.14%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$726.70 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover9.6
Last Record DateAugust, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares65,071,000 shares
Float Size56,430,000 shares
Short Percent of Float17.79%
Today's Trading Volume1,624,400 shares
Average Trading Volume1,109,865 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average46.36%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/202110,040,000 shares $726.70 million +15.1%17.8%9.6 $72.38
8/13/20218,720,000 shares $746.69 million +1.0%15.4%9.4 $85.63
7/30/20218,630,000 shares $803.45 million -10.6%15.2%9 $93.10
7/15/20219,650,000 shares $865.61 million -2.7%17.0%9.8 $89.70
6/30/20219,920,000 shares $834.57 million +9.6%17.5%9.7 $84.13
6/15/20219,050,000 shares $796.49 million +6.2%16.0%9.3 $88.01
5/28/20218,520,000 shares $736.47 million +1.0%15.0%8.5 $86.44
5/14/20218,440,000 shares $669.04 million -2.0%14.9%9 $79.27
4/30/20218,610,000 shares $796.17 million -1.8%15.2%9.9 $92.47
4/15/20218,770,000 shares $796.32 million +7.1%15.4%8.2 $90.80
3/31/20218,190,000 shares $720.97 million +5.0%14.4%7.1 $88.03
3/15/20217,800,000 shares $700.44 million +10.8%13.7%6.3 $89.80
2/26/20217,040,000 shares $579.53 million -5.8%12.4%5 $82.32
2/12/20217,470,000 shares $687.84 million +1.6%13.2%5.5 $92.08
1/29/20217,350,000 shares $716.99 million -39.7%13.0%5.4 $97.55
1/15/202112,190,000 shares $1.18 billion -4.2%21.5%9.4 $96.50
12/31/202012,730,000 shares $1.06 billion +9.3%26.4%12.1 $83.06
12/15/202011,650,000 shares $923.85 million +21.6%24.2%12.5 $79.30
11/30/20209,580,000 shares $876.57 million -3.9%19.9%10.5 $91.50
11/15/20209,970,000 shares $852.73 million +11.3%20.7%11.9 $85.53
10/30/20208,960,000 shares $808.82 million +4.7%18.6%10.2 $90.27
10/15/20208,560,000 shares $798.22 million -2.6%17.8%9.5 $93.25
9/30/20208,790,000 shares $767.81 million +1.9%18.2%8.3 $87.35
9/15/20208,630,000 shares $758.75 million +5.1%17.9%7.3 $87.92
8/31/20208,210,000 shares $784.38 million -11.2%17.0%6.6 $95.54

Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Ollie's Bargain Outlet's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ollie's Bargain Outlet shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, investors have sold 10,040,000 shares of OLLI short. 17.79% of Ollie's Bargain Outlet's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Ollie's Bargain Outlet's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ollie's Bargain Outlet?

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. Ollie's Bargain Outlet currently has a short interest ratio of 10.0. Learn More on a good short interest ratio for Ollie's Bargain Outlet

Which institutional investors are shorting Ollie's Bargain Outlet?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Ollie's Bargain Outlet: Pathstone Family Office LLC, Walleye Trading LLC, Pathstone Family Office LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., PEAK6 Investments LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., HAP Trading LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, and Cutler Group LP. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Ollie's Bargain Outlet?

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. 17.79% of Ollie's Bargain Outlet's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Ollie's Bargain Outlet's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ollie's Bargain Outlet saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 10,040,000 shares, an increase of 15.1% from the previous total of 8,720,000 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 Ollie's Bargain Outlet's float size?

Ollie's Bargain Outlet currently has issued a total of 65,071,000 shares. Some of Ollie's Bargain Outlet'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. Ollie's Bargain Outlet currently has a public float of 56,430,000 shares.

How does Ollie's Bargain Outlet's short interest compare to its competitors?

17.79% of Ollie's Bargain Outlet's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "variety stores" compare to Ollie's Bargain Outlet: Walmart Inc. (1.20%), Costco Wholesale Co. (1.17%), Target Co. (1.82%), Wal-Mart de México, S.A.B. de C.V. (0.00%), Dollar General Co. (1.66%), Tesco PLC (0.00%), Dollar Tree, Inc. (2.40%), Five Below, Inc. (3.75%), BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (7.07%), and MINISO Group Holding Limited (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Square, Inc. ($9.81 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.52 billion), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($7.18 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($6.21 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.60 billion), Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ($3.23 billion), Uber Technologies, Inc. ($3.11 billion), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. ($2.74 billion), Teladoc Health, Inc. ($2.52 billion), and Etsy, Inc. ($2.16 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Ollie's Bargain Outlet stock?

Short selling OLLI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ollie's Bargain Outlet as its price is falling. Ollie's Bargain Outlet's stock is trading down $0.86 today. To short Ollie's Bargain Outlet 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 Ollie's Bargain Outlet 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 Ollie's Bargain Outlet?

A short squeeze for Ollie's Bargain Outlet 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 OLLI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Ollie's Bargain Outlet'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 OLLI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 9/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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