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Cybersecurity Short Interest Remains Mixed

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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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Social Media Stocks

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. Many of these ...
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Major Biotechs See a Retreat in Short Interest

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, February 28. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Semiconductors

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a wider sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are considered to be leading indicators for the ...
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Big Oil Short Sellers Run for Cover

Since Trump has taken the White House, crude oil had been trading above $50 a barrel until this week. This level was once thought as a support level, but after ...
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Short Sellers Back Off Major Pharma

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Drops on Share Price Declines

Short interest during the two-week period ending February 28 fell on all four 3D printing stocks we follow. Year-to-date share price gains that were impressive just two weeks ago have ...
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Short Interest Turns Higher on Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks trended higher during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 28. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Apple Short Interest Jumps by Over 3 Million Shares

The short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) ticked up by 3.4 million shares to 51 million for the period that ended February 28. Based on shares sold short, it ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

The bull market is now eight years old, and markets still keep on hitting new highs. How have the short sellers been reacting to this pricey market? Judging by the ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The bull market is now eight years old, and markets still keep on hitting new highs. How have the short sellers been reacting to this pricey market? Moves in the ...
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2 Short Seller Favorites Have Slipped From Recent Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average appears to be struggling to reach the 21,000 milestone. And short sellers may be keeping an eye on two of their favorite stocks in the days ...
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Short Sellers Raise the Stakes 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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Short Sellers Take Mixed Stance on Social Media Stocks

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. Many of these ...
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Short Sellers Hike Their Bets in Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, February 15. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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