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Apple Joins the Five Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

A surge in short interest in Apple shares between the May 30 and June 13 settlement dates was enough to lift the tech giant into the top five most shorted ...
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Four Retail Stocks to Sell and Avoid

Morgan Stanley has restarted its coverage of the retail sector, with a very mixed fanfare among the key retailers in America. What is interesting is how some of the stocks ...
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The Five Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Short sellers continue to hold huge positions in the same handful of Nasdaq stocks, but among them, short interest in Sirius, the Nasdaq-traded stock with the largest short position, surged ...
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RadioShack Labs: More Ideas Like This and the Company Just Might Survive

Radio Shack (NYSE: RSH), it seemed, was determined to dig itself into an ever deeper hole. It was following the same tired path that nearly brought Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) ...
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Did Office Depot Steal Staples’ Easy Button?

Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) keeps getting stealthy good news, while rival Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) continues to linger. The last earnings report from Staples signaled that things might not be ...
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Nasdaq Stocks With the Most Short Interest

Here is a look at the seven Nasdaq-traded stocks with the largest number of shares held short as of May 15. Six of the seven experienced declines in short interest, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMC, Cisco, NextEra, NRG, Staples and More

Stocks are firm on Tuesday after a three-day weekend. Now investors keep hearing that it is a stock picker's market rather than a raging bull market. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Thousands of Major Retailer Locations Could Close This Year

As Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) and Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) posted poor earnings, and analysts said Sears may close ever more stores, the possibility that major retailers ...
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Can Staples Ever Have a Good Earnings Report Again?

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) must have forgotten how to tell people they have an "Easy Button." The office supplies leader is out with yet another dismal earnings report. Hopefully this ...
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Credit Suisse Identifies Big Merger Candidates in Retail

Often the simplest and most subtle changes can turn an industry upside down. A recent change by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in its language significantly broadens the definition of ...
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The Six Most Shorted Stocks on the Nasdaq

Short sellers continue to hold huge positions not only in troubled companies like BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY), but also in such tech giants as Intel. As of April 30, the ...
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Why the Worst May Be Over at Office Depot, Perhaps Staples Too

Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) remains an interesting stock, even a day after its severe earnings recovery reaction. The office supplies retailer saw its stock surge on Tuesday after offering ...
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The Recovery of Office Products, Sort Of

Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) is back, sort of. The shares surged on Tuesday after the retailer of office supplies posted a better quarterly report than expected. If you have ...
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The Eight Most Shorted Stocks on the Nasdaq

Short sellers continue to hold huge positions not only in troubled companies like BlackBerry and Staples, but also in blue chips like Microsoft. As of April 15, the most recent ...
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Can Staples Break the Postal Service?

Union workers for the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) plan to protest a deal between the Post Office and Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) that was struck late last summer and has ...
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