short interest

semiconductor

Short Sellers Back Away From Bets Against Semiconductor Leaders

The short interest data for the August 29 settlement date has been released. 24/7 Wall St. has decided to look at the short interest reports for the key semiconductor stocks. ...
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Short Interest on the Rise in Major Oil Stocks

The short interest data from the August 29 settlement date is out, and we saw a bias toward higher short interest readings, compared to the August 15 settlement date. The ...
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Short Sellers Remain Vigilant Against Biotechs

The short interest report is out for the August 29 settlement date, and 24/7 Wall St. is focusing on the biotech sector. Short sellers are often active in biotech stocks, ...
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Key Short Interest Changes in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the August 29 settlement date is out, and we have decided to look at what is happening in the short interest of the go-to high-dividend ...
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Strong Solar Trends Make Short Sellers Run for Cover

All five of the solar stocks we track for short interest fell during the two-week period to August 29. The solar industry is performing better in general than a lot ...
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Sprint Joins the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Surges in short interest between the August 15 and August 29 settlement dates pushed Sprint into the top five and Kinder Morgan into the top 10 most shorted stocks on ...
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3D printing

Short Interest Wanes in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest in the two-week period ending August 29 fell for three of the four 3D printing companies we follow. Share prices at all four have posted year-to-date declines, and ...
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Sirius XM Keeps Top Spot Among Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Short sellers shied away from three of the top five most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq between the August 15 and August 29 settlement dates. The biggest drop was in ...
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Xerox Hits Another Multiyear High

Morgan Stanley analysts reiterated their Outperform rating on Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) Thursday, along with a $15 price target. But that seems to have been enough to lift Xerox shares ...
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dividends

Short Interest Swings in High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data are out for the August 15 settlement date. 24/7 Wall St. reviews the higher-yield defensive dividend stocks for a sense of what short sellers may be ...
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micro chip

Falling Short Interest in Semiconductor Stocks

Short interest data for the August 15 settlement date has come out. The semiconductor industry is considered to be an economic driver of growth because it is a technology enabler ...
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biotech

Rising Short Interest in Biotech Stocks

The short interest data is out for the August 15 settlement date. Short sellers might be inclined to bet against biotech companies because of their volatile behavior on the charts, ...
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3D printing

Short Sellers Still Attacking 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest rose yet again in the two-week period ending August 15 for three of four of the 3D printing companies we follow. Share prices fell at the same three ...
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Solar rooftop installation

Short Interest in Solar Stocks on the Rise Again

In three of the five solar stocks we track, short interest rose during the two-week period to August 15. The biggest movement was a rise in short interest in one ...
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Stocks With the Largest Short Interest

Several companies had more than 100 million shares sold short for the two-week period that ended on August 15. Among these was perennial leader Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI), ...
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