Altair Number of Shares Shorted

ALTR
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USD 56.41  1.09  1.97%   

Altair Engineering fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to Altair Engineering's financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of Altair Stock. The fundamental analysis module provides a way to measure Altair Engineering's intrinsic value by examining its available economic and financial indicators, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to Altair Engineering stock.
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Altair Number of Shares Shorted Analysis

Altair Engineering's Number of Shares Shorted is the total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When a stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of repurchasing the stock at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience a loss if the stock price goes up.
 2019 2021 2022 (projected)
Long Term Debt to Equity0.50.450.35
Interest Coverage1.291.021.05
Shares Shorted 
 = 
Shorted by Public 
by Institutions 
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Current Altair Engineering Number of Shares Shorted

    
  2.73 M  
Most of Altair Engineering's fundamental indicators, such as Number of Shares Shorted, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, Altair Engineering is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.

Altair Number of Shares Shorted Driver Correlations

Understanding the fundamental principles of building solid financial models for Altair Engineering is extremely important. It helps to project a fair market value of Ford stock properly, considering its historical fundamentals such as Number of Shares Shorted. Since Altair Engineering's main accounts across its financial reports are all linked and dependent on each other, it is essential to analyze all possible correlations between related accounts. However, instead of reviewing all of Altair Engineering's historical financial statements, investors can examine the correlated drivers to determine its overall health. This can be effectively done using a conventional correlation matrix of Altair Engineering's interrelated accounts and indicators.
If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect the price of the stock.
Compare to competition

Based on the recorded statements, Altair Engineering has 2.73 M of outstending shares currently sold short by investors. This is 31.76% lower than that of the Technology sector and significantly higher than that of the Software—Infrastructure industry. The number of shares shorted for all United States stocks is 41.98% higher than that of the company.

Altair Engineering Current Valuation Drivers

We derive many important indicators used in calculating different scores of Altair Engineering from analyzing Altair Engineering's financial statements. These drivers represent accounts that assess Altair Engineering's ability to generate profits relative to its revenue, operating costs, and shareholders' equity. Below are some of Altair Engineering's important valuation drivers and their relationship over time.
201720182019202020212022 (projected)
Net Income Per Employee(41.42 K)4.81 K(3.02 K)(3.88 K)(3.14 K)(3.39 K)
Revenue Per Employee138.89 K139.08 K183.57 K173.57 K190.06 K171.64 K
Average Assets269.32 M415.95 M677.11 M770.28 M953.97 M822.73 M
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA(22.5 M)41.96 M31.28 M37.44 M37.42 M34.09 M
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization USD(22.5 M)41.96 M31.28 M37.44 M37.42 M34.09 M
Earnings before Tax(36.41 M)27.02 M3.39 M2.03 M(288 K)(295.58 K)
Average Equity12.96 M192.49 M339.9 M362.28 M503.46 M543.2 M
Free Cash Flow8.57 M29.57 M21.73 M26.79 M53.77 M58.02 M
Invested Capital(35.56 M)76 M274.39 M300.25 M35.51 M36.44 M
Invested Capital Average38.89 M(21.49 M)225.26 M282.01 M89.01 M116.44 M
Tangible Asset Value200.7 M206.83 M442.39 M489.31 M694.04 M565.39 M
Working Capital(53.58 M)26.8 M199.59 M186.18 M114.24 M90.34 M

Altair Fundamentals

About Altair Engineering Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze Altair Engineering's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Altair Engineering using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of Altair Engineering based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
Altair Engineering Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of simulation, high-performance computing, data analytics, and artificial intelligence worldwide. Altair Engineering Inc. was incorporated in 1985 and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan. Altair Engineering operates under SoftwareInfrastructure classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 3050 people.

Altair Engineering Investors Sentiment

The influence of Altair Engineering's investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Altair. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.
Investor biases related to Altair Engineering's public news can be used to forecast risks associated with investment in Altair. The trend in average sentiment can be used to explain how an investor holding Altair can time the market purely based on public headlines and social activities around Altair Engineering. Please note that most equiteis that are difficult to arbitrage are affected by market sentiment the most.
Altair Engineering's market sentiment shows the aggregated news analyzed to detect positive and negative mentions from the text and comments. The data is normalized to provide daily scores for Altair Engineering's and other traded tickers. The bigger the bubble, the more accurate is the estimated score. Higher bars for a given day show more participation in the average Altair Engineering's news discussions. The higher the estimate score, the more favorable is the investor's outlook on Altair Engineering.

Altair Engineering Implied Volatility

    
  20.81  
Altair Engineering's implied volatility exposes the market's sentiment of Altair Engineering stock's possible movements over time. However, it does not forecast the overall direction of its price. In a nutshell, if Altair Engineering's implied volatility is high, the market thinks the stock has potential for high price swings in either direction. On the other hand, the low implied volatility suggests that Altair Engineering stock will not fluctuate a lot when Altair Engineering's options are near their expiration.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Altair Engineering in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Altair Engineering's short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Altair Engineering options trading.
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Is Altair Engineering's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Altair Engineering. If investors know Altair will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Altair Engineering listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
-0.28
Market Capitalization
4.5 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
0.11
Return On Assets
0.0136
Return On Equity
-0.0663
The market value of Altair Engineering is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Altair that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Altair Engineering's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Altair Engineering's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Altair Engineering's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Altair Engineering's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Altair Engineering's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Altair Engineering value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Altair Engineering's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.