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Blue Owl Capital (OBDC) Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

+0.06 (+0.36%)
(As of 02:15 PM ET)

Blue Owl Capital Short Interest Data

Current Short Interest
Previous Short Interest
Change Vs. Previous Month
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$128.64 million
Short Interest Ratio
3.8 Days to Cover
Last Record Date
May 15, 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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OBDC Short Interest Over Time

OBDC Days to Cover Over Time

OBDC Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time

Blue Owl Capital Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
5/15/20247,820,000 shares $128.64 million +1.0%2.2%3.8 $16.45
4/30/20247,740,000 shares $123.07 million -2.3%2.2%3.7 $15.90
4/15/20247,920,000 shares $121.14 million -5.6%2.2%3.9 $15.30
3/31/20248,390,000 shares $129.04 million +7.4%2.3%4.2 $15.38
3/15/20247,810,000 shares $118.87 million -6.1%2.2%3.9 $15.22
2/29/20248,320,000 shares $125.51 million +10.3%2.3%4.3 $15.09
2/15/20247,540,000 shares $112.95 million -0.5%2.1%4 $14.98
1/31/20247,580,000 shares $112.37 million No Change2.1%4.1 $14.83

OBDC Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blue Owl Capital's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Blue Owl Capital shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of May 15th, investors have sold 7,820,000 shares of OBDC short. 2.17% of Blue Owl Capital's shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Blue Owl Capital's current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Blue Owl Capital?

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. OBDC shares currently have a short interest ratio of 4.0. Learn More on Blue Owl Capital's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Blue Owl Capital?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Blue Owl Capital: Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Blue Owl Capital?

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. 2.17% of Blue Owl Capital's floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Blue Owl Capital's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Blue Owl Capital saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,820,000 shares, an increase of 1.0% from the previous total of 7,740,000 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 Blue Owl Capital's float size?

Blue Owl Capital currently has issued a total of 389,730,000 shares. Some of Blue Owl Capital'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. Blue Owl Capital currently has a public float of 359,870,000 shares.

How does Blue Owl Capital's short interest compare to its competitors?

2.17% of Blue Owl Capital's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "finance" compare to Blue Owl Capital: Brown & Brown, Inc. (1.15%), Fifth Third Bancorp (3.12%), M&T Bank Co. (1.65%), Equity Residential (1.22%), ORIX Co. (0.04%), Iron Mountain Incorporated (3.40%), KB Financial Group Inc. (0.13%), State Street Co. (1.23%), LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (1.05%), Invitation Homes Inc. (1.73%),

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: T-Mobile US, Inc. ($3.81 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.30 billion), Occidental Petroleum Co. ($3.10 billion), General Motors ($2.84 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($2.77 billion), AppLovin Co. ($2.22 billion), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ($2.22 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($2.16 billion), Tractor Supply ($2.12 billion), and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($2.12 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Blue Owl Capital stock?

Short selling OBDC is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Blue Owl Capital as its price is falling. OBDC shares are trading down $0.02 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 Blue Owl Capital?

A short squeeze for Blue Owl Capital 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 OBDC, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Blue Owl Capital'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 OBDC, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is May, 15 2024.

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This page (NYSE:OBDC) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by Staff

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