Odd lotter - Definition

An odd lotter is the opposite of an investor who purchases securities in round lots, or in multiples of 100 shares. Odd lotters were central to a historical theory of Technical Analysis known as Odd Lot theory. Odd lot theory was predicated on the belief that one could outperform the stock market by identifying the least-informed investors and making investments opposite to them.



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Odd-lot short-sale ratio
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