short interest

Short Sellers Back Way 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 Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on 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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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, October 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Rising Oil Prices Have Short Sellers Confused

Crude oil had traded above $50 a barrel in the first quarter of this year, and finally it’s back to that magic number and pushing higher. The price has held ...
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Why AT&T Is Still the Most Shorted NYSE Stock

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) again ranked number one on the list of most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange for the most recent period. That position was ...
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Are Short Sellers Throwing In the Towel 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 Get Choosy on Cybersecurity Stocks

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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Why Short Interest in General Electric Is Falling

For five consecutive months General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been the worst performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average index. And the gap ...
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Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Treads Water

Short interest during the two-week period ending October 31 rose on two of four 3D printing stocks we follow. The shares of all four companies continue to pull back from ...
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Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Still Searching for Direction

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on October 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Why These 3 Companies Just Saw Their Short Interest Double

The latest short interest data shows that short sellers piled on to the three stocks featured here between the October 13 and October 31 settlement dates. This was as the ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Even as the market’s bull run is approaching nine years old, the markets have continued to reach new all-time highs. Judging by the most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Even as the market’s bull run is approaching nine years old, the markets have continued to reach new all-time highs. A look at the most shorted stocks traded on the ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Cybersecurity Stocks

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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Is Semiconductor Short Interest Hinting an End to the Tech Rally?

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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