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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Ford Rises to the Top

In most years, August is the heart of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. And short sellers were not shy between the July ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Ford Bucks the Trend

In most years, the end of July would mark the beginning of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. And short sellers were getting ...
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Transocean Buys Back Its MLP

Offshore driller Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced Monday that it will buy back the remainder of the shares in Transocean Partners LLC (NYSE: RIGP) it does not already own in ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cypress Semi, Groupon, Humana, Infosys, Monster Beverage, Transocean and More

The stock market hit a new high last week, and now the markets have to deal with a failed coup attempt in Turkey. The markets now are indicated higher, with the ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: GE Comes Out on Top

While short sellers shied away from many of the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the June 15 and June 30 settlement dates, GE ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Bye-Bye Baxter

It may have been the time of “sell in May and go away,” but it seems the short sellers were neither strongly for nor against the notion, as least as ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Pick a New Favorite

As the time of “sell in May and go away” arrived, it seems the short sellers were neither strongly for nor against the notion, as least as far as the ...
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Gold Mine

The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Still in Retreat

As the markets reached all-time highs last month, the short sellers were in retreat, judging by the moves in the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Big Changes to End the Quarter

As the rough first quarter wound to a close, it appeared that the markets were finally headed north again, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 returning to ...
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Pump Jacks Against at Dusk

Short Interest in Major Oil Companies Falls, Led by Exxon

Many short sellers backed away from mega-oil and large energy-related companies in the two-week period that ended March 15. The retreat was led by a drop in shares sold short in ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Pfizer Surges to the Top

After a rough first two months of the year for the markets, things finally started to look up in March, though plenty of uncertainty remained. And interest in almost all ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Chesapeake Energy Leads the Trend

After six weeks of uncertainty and high volatility, the markets seemed to begin to settle down in late February and many stocks began to recover. Most of the stocks traded ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Freeport-McMoRan, PTC, SunEdison, Transocean, UTC, Valeant, Windstream and More

Stocks were indicated to open handily higher on Tuesday after Monday's drop. Still, this is after two consecutive weeks of gains in the U.S. stock market. Could the trend be ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, Encana, Energy Transfer, Restoration Hardware, Salesforce.com, Transocean and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher despite lower oil and despite a big loss in China's stock markets. There is still a fight over the stance of selling into ...
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