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Orkla ASA Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

+0.25 (+2.50 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume19,565 shs
Average Volume25,596 shs
Market Capitalization$10.24 billion
P/E Ratio21.34
Dividend Yield2.50%

Short Interest

Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLY) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume16,300 shares
Previous Short Volume27,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month-41.16%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$166,097.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.6
Last Record DateApril, 15 2021
Outstanding Shares999,520,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.00%
Today's Trading Volume19,565 shares
Average Trading Volume25,596 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-23.56%

Short Interest Over Time

Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLY) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
4/15/202116,300 shares $166,097.00 -41.2%N/A0.6 $10.19
3/31/202127,700 shares $277,138.50 -17.8%N/A0.7 $10.01
3/15/202133,700 shares $331,945.00 +64.4%N/A0.6 $9.85
2/26/202120,500 shares $196,595.00 +16.5%N/A0.1 $9.59
2/12/202117,600 shares $167,446.40 +39.7%N/A1.1 $9.51
1/29/202112,600 shares $124,110.00 -27.2%N/A0.7 $9.85
1/15/202126,000 shares $260,520.00 +91.2%N/A1 $10.02
12/31/202014,600 shares $147,606.00 -43.9%N/A0.4 $10.11
12/15/202026,000 shares $252,850.00 +91.2%N/A1 $9.73
11/30/202013,600 shares $131,784.00 +0.7%N/A0.5 $9.69
11/15/202013,500 shares $129,735.00 +64.6%N/A0.3 $9.61
10/30/20208,200 shares $78,170.60 +2.5%N/A0.4 $9.53
10/15/20208,000 shares $80,360.00 +21.2%N/A0.4 $10.05
9/30/20206,600 shares $66,528.00 -45.9%N/A0.2 $10.08
9/15/202012,200 shares $123,769.00 +3.4%N/A0.5 $10.15
8/31/202011,800 shares $119,770.00 -43.0%N/A0.4 $10.15
8/14/202020,700 shares $205,965.00 +109.1%N/A0.7 $9.95
7/31/20209,900 shares $96,287.40 -62.5%N/A0.2 $9.73
7/15/202026,400 shares $239,712.00 +85.9%N/A0.4 $9.08
6/30/202014,200 shares $124,534.00 -12.4%N/A0.2 $8.77
6/15/202016,200 shares $144,147.60 +8,000.0%N/A0.1 $8.90
5/29/2020200 shares $1,784.00 +100.0%N/A0 $8.92
5/15/2020100 shares $830.00 -99.8%N/A0 $8.30
4/30/202040,700 shares $368,253.60 -38.1%N/A0.4 $9.05
4/15/202065,700 shares $597,870.00 +16,325.0%N/A0.5 $9.10

Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLY) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Orkla ASA's current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Orkla ASA shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of April 15th, investors have sold 16,300 shares of ORKLY short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Orkla ASA?

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. Orkla ASA currently has a short interest ratio of 1.0.

Is Orkla ASA's short interest increasing or decreasing?

Orkla ASA saw a decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 16,300 shares, a decrease of 41.2% from the previous total of 27,700 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 Orkla ASA's short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Orkla ASA's shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "private households" compare to Orkla ASA: Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. (0.00%), Compass Group PLC (0.00%), SMC Co. (0.00%), Vestas Wind Systems A/S (0.00%), Kuehne + Nagel International AG (0.00%), H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) (0.00%), Sandvik AB (publ) (0.00%), Japan Tobacco Inc. (0.00%), Sands China Ltd. (0.00%), and Experian plc (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: Analog Devices, Inc. ($5.85 billion), Aon plc ($5.61 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.44 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.49 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($3.35 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.53 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($2.48 billion), Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.39 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.26 billion), and Nuance Communications, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Orkla ASA stock?

Short selling ORKLY is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Orkla ASA as its price is falling. Orkla ASA's stock is trading up $0.25 today. To short Orkla ASA 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 Orkla ASA 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 Orkla ASA?

A short squeeze for Orkla ASA 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 ORKLY, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Orkla ASA'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 ORKLY, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is April, 15 2021.

This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by Staff
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