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Optec International Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.05 (+33.78 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.20
50-Day Range
MA: $0.08
52-Week Range
Now: $0.20
Volume50.45 million shs
Average Volume39.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.31 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Optec International (OTCMKTS:OPTI) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume:1,900 shares
Previous Short Volume:247,900 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-99.23%
Dollar Volume Sold Short:$190.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover:0.0
Last Record Date:December, 31 2020
Outstanding Shares:11,650,000 shares
Short Percent of Float:0.00%
Today's Trading Volume:50,453,647 shares
Average Trading Volume:39,654,410 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average:27.23%

Optec International (OTCMKTS:OPTI) Short Interest History

DateShares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortPercentage ChangePercentage FloatDays to CoverPrice on Record Date
12/31/20201,900 $190.00 -99.2%0.0%0$0.10
12/15/20201,900 $133.00 -99.2%0.0%0$0.07
11/30/2020247,900 $9,916.00 214.6%0.0%0$0.04
11/15/202078,800 $3,940.00 374.7%0.0%0$0.05
10/30/202016,600 $1,162.00 38.3%0.0%0$0.07
10/15/202012,000 $360.00 0.0%0.0%0$0.03
9/15/202026,700 $801.00 -96.2%0.0%0$0.03
8/31/2020708,700 $28,348.00 -5.6%0.0%0$0.04

Optec International (OTCMKTS:OPTI) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Optec International's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Optec International shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of December 31st, investors have sold 1,900 shares of OPTI short. 0.00% of Optec International's shares are currently sold short. View details.

Is Optec International's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Optec International saw a decline in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,900 shares, a decline of 99.2% from the previous total of 247,900 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.

How does Optec International's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Optec International's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "auto parts" compare to Optec International: Continental Aktiengesellschaft (0.00%), Eco Science Solutions, Inc. (0.00%), Exco Technologies Limited (0.00%), Faurecia S.E. (0.00%), HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA (0.00%), JTEKT Co. (0.00%), Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft (0.00%), Koito Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Nexteer Automotive Group Limited (0.00%), and NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd. (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: Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.18 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($4.71 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.45 billion), Aon Plc ($4.28 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.70 billion), Moderna, Inc. ($3.00 billion), The Clorox Company ($2.46 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.40 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.38 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.37 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Optec International stock?

Short selling OPTI is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Optec International as its price is falling. Optec International's stock is trading up $0.05 today. To short Optec International 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 Optec International 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 Optec International?

A short squeeze for Optec International 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 OPTI, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Optec International'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 OPTI, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is December, 31 2020.

This page was last updated on 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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