Short Interest in Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLY) Declines By 64.5%

Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLYGet Free Report) saw a significant decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,900 shares, a decline of 64.5% from the August 15th total of 33,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 29,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days.

Orkla ASA Price Performance

ORKLY traded up $0.01 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $7.71. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 16,138 shares, compared to its average volume of 40,420. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $7.73 and its 200-day moving average price is $7.38. Orkla ASA has a 12 month low of $6.35 and a 12 month high of $8.56. The company has a current ratio of 1.13, a quick ratio of 0.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33.

Orkla ASA (OTCMKTS:ORKLYGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 14th. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.03. Orkla ASA had a net margin of 8.29% and a return on equity of 12.69%. The company had revenue of $1.60 billion for the quarter.

About Orkla ASA

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Orkla ASA engages in branded consumer goods, and industrial and financial investment businesses. The company offers branded products, including frozen pizza, ketchup, soups, sauces, bread toppings, and ready-to-eat meals through grocery channels, as well as food service, convenience stores, and petrol stations.

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