Opendoor Technologies Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.36 (+2.19 %)
(As of 04/21/2021 09:58 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.80
50-Day Range
MA: $23.19
52-Week Range
Now: $16.80
Volume162,385 shs
Average Volume10.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.70 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Opendoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume28,880,000 shares
Previous Short Volume10,620,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+171.94%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$560.56 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover2.8
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares577,228,000 shares
Float Size228,560,000 shares
Short Percent of Float12.64%
Today's Trading Volume162,385 shares
Average Trading Volume10,581,276 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-98.47%

Short Interest Over Time

Opendoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202128,880,000 shares $560.56 million +171.9%12.6%2.8 $19.41
3/15/202110,620,000 shares $234.49 million +20.5%4.6%1.1 $22.08
2/26/20218,810,000 shares $208.71 million +15.0%3.5%1.1 $23.69
2/12/20217,660,000 shares $214.63 million -34.2%2.6%1.1 $28.02
1/29/202111,640,000 shares $395.76 million +24.6%2.9%2.2 $34.00
1/15/20219,340,000 shares $233.69 million No Change2.3%2.2 $25.02

Opendoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Opendoor Technologies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Opendoor Technologies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, investors have sold 28,880,000 shares of OPEN short. 12.64% of Opendoor Technologies' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Opendoor Technologies?

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. Opendoor Technologies currently has a short interest ratio of 3.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Opendoor Technologies?

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. 12.64% of Opendoor Technologies' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Opendoor Technologies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Opendoor Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 28,880,000 shares, an increase of 171.9% from the previous total of 10,620,000 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 Opendoor Technologies' float size?

Opendoor Technologies currently has issued a total of 577,228,000 shares. Some of Opendoor Technologies' 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. Opendoor Technologies currently has a public float of 228,560,000 shares.

How does Opendoor Technologies' short interest compare to its competitors?

12.64% of Opendoor Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "internet software & services" compare to Opendoor Technologies: Facebook, Inc. (1.23%), Sea Limited (0.00%), Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (0.00%), Twitter, Inc. (0.00%), eBay Inc. (3.15%), CoStar Group, Inc. (0.00%), VeriSign, Inc. (1.48%), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (5.20%), Angi Inc. (12.35%), and J2 Global, Inc. (13.94%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Opendoor Technologies stock?

Short selling OPEN is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Opendoor Technologies as its price is falling. Opendoor Technologies' stock is trading up $0.36 today. To short Opendoor Technologies 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 Opendoor Technologies 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 Opendoor Technologies?

A short squeeze for Opendoor Technologies 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 OPEN, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Opendoor Technologies' 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 OPEN, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by Staff
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