Oak Valley Bancorp Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.10 (-0.58 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2,114 shs
Average Volume60,483 shs
Market Capitalization$141.97 million
P/E Ratio8.46
Dividend Yield1.68%

Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:OVLY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume14,700 shares
Previous Short Volume185,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-92.09%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$267,099.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.3
Last Record DateJune, 30 2021
Outstanding Shares8,230,000 shares
Float Size6,230,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.24%
Today's Trading Volume2,114 shares
Average Trading Volume60,483 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-96.50%

Short Interest Over Time

Days to Cover Over Time

Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

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Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:OVLY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
6/30/202114,700 shares $267,099.00 -92.1%0.2%0.3 $18.17
6/15/2021185,900 shares $3.41 million +3.5%3.0%6.2 $18.32
5/28/2021179,600 shares $3.39 million +0.8%2.9%6.3 $18.90
5/14/2021178,200 shares $3.08 million +48.4%2.9%6.2 $17.31
4/30/2021120,100 shares $2.15 million +61.9%2.0%6.5 $17.89
4/15/202174,200 shares $1.22 million +30.4%1.2%4.5 $16.49
3/31/202156,900 shares $993,474.00 +3.6%1.0%3.7 $17.46
3/15/202154,900 shares $1.09 million -5.0%0.9%3.8 $19.77
2/26/202157,800 shares $950,810.00 +10.7%1.0%5.2 $16.45
2/12/202152,200 shares $836,244.00 +21.7%0.9%5.4 $16.02
1/29/202142,900 shares $685,542.00 +2.4%0.7%4.8 $15.98
1/15/202141,900 shares $678,780.00 +3.0%0.7%4.8 $16.20
12/31/202040,700 shares $700,447.00 +21.5%0.7%5.2 $17.21
12/15/202033,500 shares $570,505.00 -20.4%0.6%4.1 $17.03
11/30/202042,100 shares $758,221.00 +28.8%0.7%5.1 $18.01
11/15/202032,700 shares $601,680.00 +5.8%0.5%4.2 $18.40
10/30/202030,900 shares $434,454.00 -16.3%0.5%4.4 $14.06
10/15/202036,900 shares $539,478.00 +17.5%0.6%5.9 $14.62
9/30/202031,400 shares $359,844.00 -20.9%0.5%5 $11.46
9/15/202039,700 shares $526,422.00 -10.2%0.7%5.9 $13.26
8/31/202044,200 shares $596,700.00 +8.1%0.7%6.3 $13.50
8/14/202040,900 shares $617,590.00 -8.5%0.7%5.3 $15.10
7/31/202044,700 shares $572,160.00 -2.0%0.7%5.3 $12.80
7/15/202045,600 shares $556,320.00 +15.7%0.8%5.1 $12.20
6/30/202039,400 shares $499,592.00 +140.2%0.7%4.1 $12.68

Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:OVLY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Oak Valley Bancorp's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Oak Valley Bancorp shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of June 30th, traders have sold 14,700 shares of OVLY short. 0.24% of Oak Valley Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Oak Valley Bancorp's current short interest.

What is a good short interest percentage for Oak Valley Bancorp?

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. 0.24% of Oak Valley Bancorp's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Oak Valley Bancorp's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Oak Valley Bancorp saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 14,700 shares, a drop of 92.1% from the previous total of 185,900 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 Oak Valley Bancorp's float size?

Oak Valley Bancorp currently has issued a total of 8,230,000 shares. Some of Oak Valley Bancorp'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. Oak Valley Bancorp currently has a public float of 6,230,000 shares.

How does Oak Valley Bancorp's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.24% of Oak Valley Bancorp's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "state commercial banks" compare to Oak Valley Bancorp: Peoples Bancorp Inc. (2.31%), Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp. (2.20%), Midland States Bancorp, Inc. (1.90%), First Financial Co. (1.22%), First Community Bankshares, Inc. (1.02%), Mercantile Bank Co. (1.14%), Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. (1.02%), MVB Financial Corp. (2.09%), Business First Bancshares, Inc. (0.76%), and West Bancorporation, Inc. (2.13%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ($8.32 billion), AstraZeneca PLC ($8.20 billion), Square, Inc. ($7.79 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($7.16 billion), S&P Global Inc. ($7.07 billion), Aon plc ($6.17 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.38 billion), Wayfair Inc. ($4.80 billion), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. ($4.28 billion), and Snowflake Inc. ($3.19 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Oak Valley Bancorp stock?

Short selling OVLY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Oak Valley Bancorp as its price is falling. Oak Valley Bancorp's stock is trading down $0.10 today. To short Oak Valley Bancorp 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 Oak Valley Bancorp 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 Oak Valley Bancorp?

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

How often is Oak Valley Bancorp'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 OVLY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is June, 30 2021.

This page was last updated on 7/23/2021 by Staff
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