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Why the Mobileye Bash Is So Muted

Citron Research is an activist firm known for its infamous short positions over the years. This time Citron is setting its sights on Mobileye N.V. (NYSE: MBLY) after previously targeting NVIDIA ...
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Did Northern Dynasty’s Gold Rush Just Get Burned?

Investors have an on-and-off love affair with gold. True gold bugs generally prefer investing in the shiny yellow metal rather than in miners, but the more speculative investors will venture ...
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Short Sellers Raise the Stakes in 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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Cybersecurity Short Interest Remains Mixed Despite New Market Highs

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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Micron chips

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 broader sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are considered to be leading indicators for the ...
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Major Biotechs Scare Off Loads of Short Sellers

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, January 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Major Oil

Since Trump has taken the White House, crude oil has been trading above $50, and it seems to have solidified at this price level, which is a step in the ...
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Are Short Sellers Doubting Trump by Hiking Bets in Major Pharma?

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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3D printer

Rising Share Prices Cool Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest during the two-week period ending January 31 rose on two of four 3D printing stocks we follow. Year-to-date share price gains have been strong for these stocks, ranging ...
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sustainable energy

Short Interest on the Rise in Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were generally upward during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Tesla Model 3

Tesla Short Interest Over 34 Million Shares

The short interest in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) for the period that ended January 31 was 34.4 million shares, a very modest drop of 700,000. However, the number is 28% ...
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Apple iMac

Apple Short Interest Hits 47 Million Shares

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) short interest did not rise very much in the period that ended January 31. The number of shares short rose by 2.4 million to 47 million. ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

In the final weeks of January, the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit the 20,000 milestone for the first time, and Donald Trump was sworn in at the 45 president of ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

In the final weeks of January, the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit the 20,000 milestone for the first time, and Donald Trump was sworn in at the 45 president of ...
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Smartphone Intel

2 Short Seller Favorites Retreating From Recent Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average appears to be struggling to find any traction above the 20,000 milestone. Short sellers, though, may be keeping an eye on two of their favorite stocks ...
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