O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

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O'Reilly Automotive Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
Previous Short Volume
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$798.46 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
Last Record Date
March 31, 2024
Outstanding Shares
Float Size
Short Percent of Float
Today's Trading Volume
Average Trading Volume
Today's Volume Vs. Average
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O'Reilly Automotive Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/2024707,300 shares $798.46 million -12.8%1.2%1.9 $1,128.88
3/15/2024811,500 shares $903.35 million -1.7%1.4%2.2 $1,113.18
2/29/2024825,400 shares $897.56 million -12.4%1.4%2.1 $1,087.42
2/15/2024941,700 shares $986.81 million -22.2%1.6%2.4 $1,047.90
1/31/20241,210,000 shares $1.24 billion +11.0%2.1%3.1 $1,023.05
1/15/20241,090,000 shares $1.04 billion -0.9%1.9%2.6 $953.06
12/31/20231,100,000 shares $1.05 billion -9.1%1.9%2.7 $950.08
12/15/20231,210,000 shares $1.15 billion -4.0%2.1%3 $951.57
11/30/20231,260,000 shares $1.24 billion -13.7%2.2%3.1 $982.38
11/15/20231,460,000 shares $1.42 billion +9.8%2.5%3.7 $973.34
10/31/20231,330,000 shares $1.24 billion -3.6%2.2%3.4 $930.44
10/15/20231,380,000 shares $1.28 billion +22.1%2.3%3.7 $926.46
9/30/20231,130,000 shares $1.03 billion +5.6%1.9%3.1 $908.86
9/15/20231,070,000 shares $995.32 million +18.4%1.8%3 $930.21
8/31/2023903,800 shares $849.30 million +30.6%1.5%2.3 $939.70
8/15/2023691,800 shares $658.15 million +13.1%1.2%1.6 $951.36
7/31/2023611,600 shares $566.21 million -6.5%1.0%1.4 $925.79
7/15/2023654,100 shares $628.86 million -8.6%1.1%1.5 $961.41
6/30/2023715,700 shares $683.71 million -25.8%1.2%1.6 $955.30
6/15/2023964,000 shares $894.10 million +23.3%1.6%2.2 $927.49
5/31/2023781,600 shares $706.03 million -14.7%1.3%1.9 $903.31
5/15/2023916,600 shares $866.44 million -6.3%1.5%2.3 $945.28
4/30/2023978,000 shares $897.13 million +0.1%1.6%2.2 $917.31
4/15/2023976,800 shares $871.57 million -2.3%1.6%2.2 $892.27
3/31/20231,000,000 shares $848.98 million +11.5%1.6%2.2 $848.98
3/15/2023896,500 shares $733.57 million -2.3%1.5%2 $818.26
2/28/2023917,500 shares $761.62 million +7.3%1.5%1.9 $830.10
2/15/2023855,100 shares $736.44 million +7.2%1.4%1.8 $861.23
1/31/2023798,000 shares $632.30 million -9.4%1.3%1.8 $792.35
1/15/2023880,800 shares $718.27 million -6.9%1.4%1.9 $815.47
12/30/2022946,200 shares $798.62 million -3.1%1.5%2 $844.03
12/15/2022976,100 shares $787.91 million +0.6%1.6%2 $807.20
11/30/2022970,400 shares $838.95 million -0.8%1.6%2 $864.54
11/15/2022978,100 shares $807.05 million +19.7%1.6%2 $825.12
10/31/2022817,500 shares $684.39 million -3.1%1.3%1.7 $837.17
10/15/2022843,200 shares $617.15 million -8.7%1.4%1.8 $731.91
9/30/2022923,800 shares $649.75 million -1.8%1.5%2 $703.35
9/15/2022940,900 shares $648.16 million +7.1%1.5%2 $688.87
8/31/2022878,800 shares $612.63 million +9.5%1.4%1.8 $697.12
8/15/2022802,900 shares $592.51 million +10.1%1.3%1.6 $737.96
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ORLY Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is O'Reilly Automotive's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of O'Reilly Automotive shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 707,300 shares of ORLY short. 1.21% of O'Reilly Automotive's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on O'Reilly Automotive's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for O'Reilly Automotive?

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. ORLY shares currently have a short interest ratio of 2.0. Learn More on O'Reilly Automotive's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting O'Reilly Automotive?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of O'Reilly Automotive: Readystate Asset Management LP, Paloma Partners Management Co, Citadel Advisors LLC, Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, UBS Group AG, BNP Paribas Financial Markets, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., and SpiderRock Advisors LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for O'Reilly Automotive?

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. 1.21% of O'Reilly Automotive's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is O'Reilly Automotive's short interest increasing or decreasing?

O'Reilly Automotive saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 707,300 shares, a drop of 12.8% from the previous total of 811,500 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 O'Reilly Automotive's float size?

O'Reilly Automotive currently has issued a total of 59,030,000 shares. Some of O'Reilly Automotive'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. O'Reilly Automotive currently has a public float of 58,490,000 shares.

How does O'Reilly Automotive's short interest compare to its competitors?

1.21% of O'Reilly Automotive's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies compare to O'Reilly Automotive: AutoZone, Inc. (2.27%), MercadoLibre, Inc. (1.47%), Target Co. (1.53%), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (2.78%), Ross Stores, Inc. (1.07%), CVS Health Co. (1.80%), Coupang, Inc. (2.47%), The Kroger Co. (2.18%), JD.com, Inc. (1.65%), Fastenal (3.28%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: TC Energy Co. ($4.49 billion), T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.94 billion), General Motors ($3.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.32 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.21 billion), Super Micro Computer, Inc. ($3.13 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($3.08 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.28 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.24 billion), and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.14 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short O'Reilly Automotive stock?

Short selling ORLY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from O'Reilly Automotive as its price is falling. ORLY shares are trading up $0.52 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 O'Reilly Automotive?

A short squeeze for O'Reilly Automotive 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 ORLY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is O'Reilly Automotive'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 ORLY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2024.

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This page (NASDAQ:ORLY) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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