NASDAQ:PKOH

Park-Ohio Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

$34.79
+0.71 (+2.08 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$33.88
Now: $34.79
$35.09
50-Day Range
$31.26
MA: $35.27
$40.60
52-Week Range
$11.05
Now: $34.79
$41.78
Volume15,982 shs
Average Volume36,972 shs
Market Capitalization$437.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.47%
Beta1.64

Short Interest

Park-Ohio (NASDAQ:PKOH) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume66,900 shares
Previous Short Volume93,100 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-28.14%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$2.37 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.8
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares12,630,000 shares
Float Size8,360,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.80%
Today's Trading Volume15,982 shares
Average Trading Volume36,972 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-56.77%

Short Interest Over Time


Park-Ohio (NASDAQ:PKOH) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/202166,900 shares $2.37 million -28.1%0.8%1.8 $35.50
3/15/202193,100 shares $3.04 million -21.4%1.1%2.5 $32.69
2/26/2021118,500 shares $4.77 million -10.7%1.4%3.3 $40.23
2/12/2021132,700 shares $4.29 million -0.2%1.6%4 $32.33
1/29/2021133,000 shares $4.16 million -11.8%1.6%3.8 $31.31
1/15/2021150,800 shares $4.00 million -10.7%1.8%3.8 $26.51
12/31/2020247,400 shares $7.97 million -28.2%3.0%6.1 $32.21
12/15/2020247,400 shares $7.45 million -28.2%3.0%6.1 $30.10
11/30/2020344,600 shares $11.05 million -4.7%2.9%8.9 $32.08
11/15/2020361,700 shares $10.16 million -15.2%3.0%9.4 $28.09
10/30/2020426,300 shares $10.71 million +3.4%3.5%10.6 $25.13
10/15/2020412,300 shares $8.39 million 0.0%3.4%11.1 $20.36
9/30/2020412,400 shares $7.48 million +5.1%3.4%11.1 $18.13
9/15/2020392,500 shares $6.07 million +2.5%3.3%9.7 $15.47
8/31/2020383,000 shares $5.75 million -3.2%3.2%8.9 $15.01
8/14/2020395,600 shares $6.21 million +6.8%3.3%7.6 $15.69
7/31/2020370,600 shares $6.95 million +1.5%3.1%6.8 $18.75
7/15/2020365,000 shares $5.26 million -4.0%3.1%6.4 $14.42
6/30/2020380,300 shares $5.88 million +19.6%4.6%6.2 $15.46
6/15/2020318,000 shares $5.19 million +2.4%3.9%4.8 $16.33
5/29/2020310,500 shares $4.73 million +0.6%3.7%4 $15.23
5/15/2020308,800 shares $4.51 million +9.8%3.6%4.3 $14.59
4/30/2020281,300 shares $4.43 million +26.3%3.3%4.4 $15.76
4/15/2020222,700 shares $2.98 million +75.9%2.6%3.8 $13.40
3/31/2020126,600 shares $2.00 million +15.4%1.5%2.2 $15.78

Park-Ohio (NASDAQ:PKOH) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Park-Ohio's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Park-Ohio shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of March 31st, investors have sold 66,900 shares of PKOH short. 0.80% of Park-Ohio's shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest ratio for Park-Ohio?

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. Park-Ohio currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

What is a good short interest percentage for Park-Ohio?

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. 0.80% of Park-Ohio's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Park-Ohio's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Park-Ohio saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 66,900 shares, a decline of 28.1% from the previous total of 93,100 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 Park-Ohio's float size?

Park-Ohio currently has issued a total of 12,580,000 shares. Some of Park-Ohio'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. Park-Ohio currently has a public float of 8,360,000 shares.

How does Park-Ohio's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.80% of Park-Ohio's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "air freight & logistics" compare to Park-Ohio: United Parcel Service, Inc. (0.00%), FedEx Co. (1.40%), Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (2.50%), XPO Logistics, Inc. (4.24%), C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (7.94%), Forward Air Co. (1.21%), Hub Group, Inc. (1.77%), Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (0.00%), Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (3.79%), and Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (3.49%).

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 Park-Ohio stock?

Short selling PKOH is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Park-Ohio as its price is falling. Park-Ohio's stock is trading up $0.71 today. To short Park-Ohio 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 Park-Ohio 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 Park-Ohio?

A short squeeze for Park-Ohio 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 PKOH, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Park-Ohio'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 PKOH, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.



This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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