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Social Media Short Interest Takes a Dive

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Short Sellers Become More Selective in Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has become an increasingly important issue that companies have to address as they continue to develop new platforms and mobile apps. Hackers have been able to steal credit card ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BP, SunPower, Twitter, United Tech, Linear Tech, Analog Devices and More

The Dow and S&P 500 recently hit new highs, and investors keep shrugging off every bit of bad news and uncertainty. Even the high valuations are not keeping investors from ...
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Why Boeing Earnings Could Be Better Than They Look

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The aerospace company posted an adjusted diluted loss per share of $0.44 on revenues of $24.76 billion. In ...
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Short Sellers Get Selective on Major Pharma

The short interest data have been released for the July 15 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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JPMorgan Bullish on Biotech: 3 Top Picks to Buy Now

We have noted recently that large pharmaceuticals and biotech have been hammered, and now may be offering outstanding total return potential. While the larger pharmaceutical stocks have done better recently, the ...
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Twitter Should Return Its $3 Billion to Shareholders

Despite its failure as a company and its disastrous business model, one positive thing Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) could do is return its $3 billion in cash and short-term investments ...
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Short Interest Remains Mixed on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the July 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Oil

The short interest data have been released for the July 15 settlement date. With oil prices seemingly on the path to recovery and the Dow and S&P 500 hitting new ...
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Chairman Omid Kordestani and Twitter Board to Blame

The executive chairman of Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Omid Kordestani, is largely to blame for the company's share price. He and the board picked CEO Jack Dorsey and have continued ...
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Major Biotechs See Increased Short Interest Bets

The short interest data are out for the July 15 settlement date. Companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big potential upside and big ...
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Short Sellers Pull Bets on 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest during the two-week period ending July 15 dropped on all four 3D printing stocks we follow. Share prices also rose on three of the stocks during the short ...
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Short Sellers Cautious on Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on July 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Intel and AMD Buck the Trend

As the Brexit fears faded and the markets headed for new all-time highs, short sellers remained focused on their favorite stocks traded on the Nasdaq. Between the June 30 and ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Sprint Back on Top

As the Brexit fears faded and the markets headed for new all-time highs, short sellers remained focused on their favorite stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Between the ...
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