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NYSE:ORA

Ormat Technologies - ORA Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$90.29
-0.49 (-0.54%)
(As of 09/26/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$89.83
$92.43
50-Day Range
$79.50
$97.15
52-Week Range
$60.32
$98.47
Volume
326,343 shs
Average Volume
543,357 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.05 billion
P/E Ratio
79.90
Dividend Yield
0.53%
Price Target
$88.25

Ormat Technologies Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
6,010,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
5,960,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
+0.84%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$561.81 million
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
7.4
Last Record Date
August 31, 2022
Outstanding Shares
55,934,000 shares
Float Size
55,820,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
10.77%
Today's Trading Volume
326,343 shares
Average Trading Volume
543,357 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-39.94%
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ORA Short Interest Over Time

ORA Days to Cover Over Time

ORA Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time



Ormat Technologies (NYSE:ORA) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
8/31/20226,010,000 shares $561.81 million +0.8%10.8%7.4 $93.48
8/15/20225,960,000 shares $579.01 million +7.4%12.2%7.9 $97.15
7/31/20225,550,000 shares $480.30 million -4.2%9.9%7.8 $86.54
7/15/20225,790,000 shares $461.93 million +23.5%10.4%8.8 $79.78
6/30/20224,690,000 shares $367.46 million +20.3%8.4%7.4 $78.35
6/15/20223,900,000 shares $298.35 million -3.2%8.7%8.9 $76.50
5/31/20224,030,000 shares $338.36 million +0.3%7.2%10.8 $83.96
5/15/20224,020,000 shares $298.85 million -1.5%7.3%9.9 $74.34
4/30/20224,080,000 shares $317.02 million +7.7%7.4%10.2 $77.70
4/15/20223,790,000 shares $321.81 million -0.3%6.9%8.9 $84.91
3/31/20223,800,000 shares $310.95 million -2.3%6.9%9.2 $81.83
3/15/20223,890,000 shares $304.70 million -11.6%7.0%9.8 $78.33
2/28/20224,400,000 shares $313.94 million +5.0%8.0%11.8 $71.35
2/15/20224,190,000 shares $286.64 million +0.7%7.6%12.1 $68.41
1/31/20224,160,000 shares $283.55 million +3.2%7.5%12.1 $68.16
1/15/20224,030,000 shares $308.58 million +3.6%7.3%12.9 $76.57
12/31/20213,890,000 shares $308.48 million -10.0%7.0%12.4 $79.30
12/15/20214,320,000 shares $341.15 million +3.4%7.8%13.9 $78.97
11/30/20214,180,000 shares $315.59 million -4.8%7.5%13.5 $75.50
11/15/20214,390,000 shares $348.79 million +1.9%7.9%14.5 $79.45
10/29/20214,310,000 shares $311.74 million +6.7%7.8%14.6 $72.33
10/15/20214,040,000 shares $288.17 million +5.2%7.3%13.2 $71.33
9/30/20213,840,000 shares $255.78 million -1.3%6.9%12.4 $66.61
9/15/20213,890,000 shares $265.49 million -12.6%7.0%11.1 $68.25
8/31/20214,450,000 shares $316.53 million -2.8%8.0%12.7 $71.13
8/13/20214,580,000 shares $310.16 million +2.9%8.3%11.7 $67.72
7/30/20214,450,000 shares $310.34 million +0.9%8.0%10.6 $69.74
7/15/20214,410,000 shares $302.39 million +2.8%8.3%9.6 $68.57
6/30/20214,290,000 shares $298.28 million +0.2%8.1%7.2 $69.53
6/15/20214,280,000 shares $290.01 million +1.9%8.1%6.4 $67.76
5/28/20214,200,000 shares $290.01 million -3.2%7.9%6 $69.05
5/14/20214,340,000 shares $281.45 million +18.3%N/A5.2 $64.85
4/30/20213,670,000 shares $272.35 million -20.2%N/A4.2 $74.21
4/15/20214,600,000 shares $362.80 million -0.4%N/A5.2 $78.87
3/31/20214,620,000 shares $351.49 million +15.2%N/A5.7 $76.08
3/15/20214,010,000 shares $350.59 million +2.8%N/A5.2 $87.43
2/26/20213,900,000 shares $352.37 million +0.5%N/A5.4 $90.35
2/12/20213,880,000 shares $483.29 million +5.2%N/A5.8 $124.56
1/29/20213,690,000 shares $416.64 million -4.2%N/A5.6 $112.91
1/15/20213,850,000 shares $433.59 million -27.4%N/A6 $112.62
12/31/20205,300,000 shares $472.65 million +2.5%N/A8.2 $89.18
12/15/20205,170,000 shares $393.49 million -0.4%N/A8.9 $76.11
11/30/20205,190,000 shares $409.96 million -10.8%N/A8.8 $78.99
11/15/20205,820,000 shares $465.37 million +1.8%N/A10.2 $79.96
10/30/20205,720,000 shares $401.89 million -5.8%11.8%11.8 $70.26
10/15/20206,070,000 shares $439.65 million -4.1%12.5%12.8 $72.43
9/30/20206,330,000 shares $374.17 million +1.9%13.0%15.2 $59.11
9/15/20206,210,000 shares $342.98 million -0.3%12.8%14.9 $55.23
8/31/20206,230,000 shares $379.22 million +9.7%13.5%17.4 $60.87
8/14/20205,680,000 shares $357.16 million +13.4%12.3%15.9 $62.88













ORA Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ormat Technologies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Ormat Technologies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of August 31st, investors have sold 6,010,000 shares of ORA short. 10.77% of Ormat Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Ormat Technologies' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Ormat Technologies?

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. ORA shares currently have a short interest ratio of 7.0. Learn More on Ormat Technologies's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Ormat Technologies?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Ormat Technologies: Jane Street Group LLC, Caption Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc., Group One Trading L.P., and Walleye Trading LLC. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Ormat Technologies?

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. 10.77% of Ormat Technologies' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Ormat Technologies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Ormat Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,010,000 shares, an increase of 0.8% from the previous total of 5,960,000 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 Ormat Technologies' float size?

Ormat Technologies currently has issued a total of 55,934,000 shares. Some of Ormat Technologies' 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. Ormat Technologies currently has a public float of 55,820,000 shares.

How does Ormat Technologies' short interest compare to its competitors?

10.77% of Ormat Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the sector of "oils/energy" compare to Ormat Technologies: Brookfield Renewable Co. (1.85%), NextEra Energy Partners, LP (4.30%), Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure plc (3.12%), Clearway Energy, Inc. (3.39%), ReNew Energy Global Plc (1.88%), Altus Power, Inc. (6.16%), DT Midstream, Inc. (1.46%), Cosan S.A. (0.27%), Braskem S.A. (0.12%), and Viper Energy Partners LP (2.52%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Occidental Petroleum Co. ($4.91 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.53 billion), Suncor Energy Inc. ($2.26 billion), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ($2.01 billion), Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.92 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($1.84 billion), Plug Power Inc. ($1.81 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.66 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($1.64 billion), and Lumen Technologies, Inc. ($1.50 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Ormat Technologies stock?

Short selling ORA is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Ormat Technologies as its price is falling. ORA shares are trading down $0.49 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 Ormat Technologies?

A short squeeze for Ormat Technologies 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 ORA, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Ormat Technologies' 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 ORA, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is August, 31 2022.



This page (NYSE:ORA) was last updated on 9/27/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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