Zion Oil & Gas Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.01 (-1.72 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.57
50-Day Range
MA: $0.67
52-Week Range
Now: $0.57
Volume433,188 shs
Average Volume896,374 shs
Market Capitalization$137.59 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Zion Oil & Gas (OTCMKTS:ZNOG) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume1,276,700 shares
Previous Short Volume1,272,500 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month+0.33%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$842,749.67
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover1.9
Last Record DateMarch, 31 2021
Outstanding Shares241,394,000 shares
Percentage of Shares Shorted0.53%
Today's Trading Volume433,188 shares
Average Trading Volume896,374 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-51.67%

Short Interest Over Time

Zion Oil & Gas (OTCMKTS:ZNOG) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
3/31/20211,276,700 shares $842,749.67 +0.3%N/A1.9 $0.66
3/15/20211,272,500 shares $919,890.25 -0.7%N/A1.4 $0.72
2/26/20211,280,900 shares $947,866.00 -0.3%N/A0.8 $0.74
2/12/20211,285,300 shares $904,851.20 -2.2%N/A0.6 $0.70
1/29/20211,314,000 shares $877,160.70 -3.3%N/A0.7 $0.67
1/15/20211,525,600 shares $1.36 million +88.6%N/A0.2 $0.89
12/31/20201,525,600 shares $1.34 million +88.6%N/A0.2 $0.88
12/15/20201,525,600 shares $1.53 million +88.6%N/A0.2 $1.00
11/30/2020808,800 shares $865,416.00 +67.1%N/A0.2 $1.07
10/30/2020339,500 shares $186,725.00 -53.4%N/A0.1 $0.55
10/15/2020728,900 shares $0.00 -12.3%N/A0.2N/A

Zion Oil & Gas (OTCMKTS:ZNOG) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Zion Oil & Gas' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Zion Oil & Gas shares that have been sold short but have not yet been closed out or covered. As of March 31st, traders have sold 1,276,700 shares of ZNOG short.

What is a good short interest ratio for Zion Oil & Gas?

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. Zion Oil & Gas currently has a short interest ratio of 2.0.

Is Zion Oil & Gas' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Zion Oil & Gas saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,276,700 shares, an increase of 0.3% from the previous total of 1,272,500 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 Zion Oil & Gas' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.00% of Zion Oil & Gas' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "oil & gas exploration services" compare to Zion Oil & Gas: Public Joint Stock Company Gazprom (0.00%), Glencore plc (0.00%), Pembina Pipeline Co. (0.64%), Inpex Co. (0.00%), Paramount Resources Ltd. (0.00%), Africa Oil Corp. (0.00%), Pgs Asa (0.00%), Premier Oil plc (0.00%), Dawson Geophysical (0.69%), and ION Geophysical Co. (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. ($5.84 billion), Aon plc ($5.47 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.36 billion), ViacomCBS Inc. ($3.99 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.77 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.90 billion), Peloton Interactive, Inc. ($2.43 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.38 billion), The Kroger Co. ($2.28 billion), and Expedia Group, Inc. ($2.18 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Zion Oil & Gas stock?

Short selling ZNOG is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Zion Oil & Gas as its price is falling. Zion Oil & Gas' stock is trading down $0.01 today. To short Zion Oil & Gas 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 Zion Oil & Gas 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 Zion Oil & Gas?

A short squeeze for Zion Oil & Gas 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 ZNOG, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Zion Oil & Gas' 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 ZNOG, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is March, 31 2021.

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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