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Omega Healthcare Investors Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-1.01 (-2.60 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $37.79
50-Day Range
MA: $36.51
52-Week Range
Now: $37.79
Volume1.50 million shs
Average Volume1.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.76 billion
P/E Ratio54.77
Dividend Yield6.91%

Short Interest

Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume8,080,000 shares
Previous Short Volume9,580,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-15.66%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$300.01 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover4.0
Last Record DateJanuary, 29 2021
Outstanding Shares214,530,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted3.49%
Today's Trading Volume1,495,463 shares
Average Trading Volume1,651,906 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-9.47%

Short Interest Over Time

Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
1/29/20218,080,000 shares $300.01 million -15.7%N/A4.5 $37.13
1/15/20219,580,000 shares $352.74 million +3.6%N/A5.4 $36.82
12/31/20209,760,000 shares $343.26 million +18.9%N/A6.1 $35.17
12/15/20209,760,000 shares $349.80 million +18.9%N/A6.1 $35.84
11/30/20208,210,000 shares $305.82 million +0.1%N/A5.2 $37.25
11/15/20208,200,000 shares $288.80 million +3.1%N/A5.7 $35.22
10/30/20207,950,000 shares $280.79 million +9.8%N/A5.8 $35.32
10/15/20207,240,000 shares $216.26 million +3.0%N/A5.5 $29.87
9/30/20207,030,000 shares $217.44 million -5.1%N/A4.9 $30.93
9/15/20207,410,000 shares $221.71 million +11.3%N/A4.5 $29.92
8/31/20206,660,000 shares $214.59 million -4.5%N/A3.4 $32.22
8/14/20206,970,000 shares $216.70 million -9.2%N/A3.3 $31.09
7/31/20207,680,000 shares $242.53 million -3.3%N/A3.3 $31.58
7/15/20207,940,000 shares $257.10 million -3.2%N/A3.1 $32.38
6/30/20208,200,000 shares $255.84 million -2.5%N/A3 $31.20
6/15/20208,410,000 shares $255.24 million -5.5%N/A2.9 $30.35
5/29/20208,900,000 shares $252.76 million +3.4%N/A2.8 $28.40
5/15/20208,610,000 shares $268.12 million +15.7%N/A2.6 $31.14
4/30/20207,440,000 shares $228.48 million +22.4%N/A2.4 $30.71
4/15/20206,080,000 shares $159.84 million +54.7%N/A2.1 $26.29
3/31/20203,930,000 shares $105.40 million -12.2%N/A1.4 $26.82
3/13/20204,477,100 shares $154.86 million -20.6%N/A2.4 $34.59
2/28/20205,640,000 shares $125.43 million -4.7%N/A3.1 $22.24
2/14/20205,920,000 shares $207.50 million -15.9%N/A3.3 $35.05
1/31/20207,040,000 shares $309.34 million +6.7%N/A3.8 $43.94

Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Omega Healthcare Investors' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Omega Healthcare Investors shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of January 29th, investors have sold 8,080,000 shares of OHI short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Omega Healthcare Investors?

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. Omega Healthcare Investors currently has a short interest ratio of 4.0.

Is Omega Healthcare Investors' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Omega Healthcare Investors saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 8,080,000 shares, a decline of 15.7% from the previous total of 9,580,000 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.

How does Omega Healthcare Investors' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Omega Healthcare Investors' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sub-industry of "specialized reits" compare to Omega Healthcare Investors: American Tower Co. (REIT) (0.00%), Public Storage (1.90%), Welltower Inc. (0.00%), Weyerhaeuser (0.00%), Ventas, Inc. (2.10%), Extra Space Storage Inc. (0.00%), Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (0.00%), CubeSmart (0.00%), Life Storage, Inc. (0.00%), and Rayonier Inc. (0.00%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Aon Plc ($5.34 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.03 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.99 billion), DuPont de Nemours, Inc. ($4.72 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.57 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.87 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.58 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.75 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.43 billion), and Palantir Technologies Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Omega Healthcare Investors stock?

Short selling OHI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Omega Healthcare Investors as its price is falling. Omega Healthcare Investors' stock is trading down $1.01 today. To short Omega Healthcare Investors 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 Omega Healthcare Investors 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 Omega Healthcare Investors?

A short squeeze for Omega Healthcare Investors 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 OHI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Omega Healthcare Investors' 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 OHI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is January, 29 2021.

This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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