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The 5 NYSE Stocks With the Highest Short Interest in February

Surges in short interest between the January 30 and February 13 settlement dates lifted Pfizer and Verizon Communications into the top five most shorted stocks on the New York Stock ...
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Short Sellers Betting the Farm Against Big Oil Stocks

Oil prices made a slight recovery on the last short interest report, but it seems that the industry has slid back, and common sense would say that short sellers have ...
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Rising Share Prices Temper Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest in the two-week period ending February 13 rose for three of four of the 3D printing stocks we follow. With one exception, share prices for the 3D printing ...
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Short Sellers Increase Bets Against Biotech as Shares Continue to Rise

The short interest data are out for the February 13 settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings can ...
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Short Sellers Bet Against Semiconductor Giants

The short interest data have come out for the February 13 settlement date. Recent short interest moves show that investors now seem to be doubting the semiconductor industry, after the ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Declines as Crude Oil Prices Rise

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 13. Solar stocks generally saw a decline in short interest, while ...
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The 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks in February

There was no change in the ranking of the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq in early February, even though Frontier Communications and Advanced Micro Devices both saw ...
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These 2 Stocks Could Double on a Massive Short-Squeeze

Short sellers are predatory by nature, and everybody knows it. The fact remains though, that in many cases smart and dedicated shorts provide the market with the kind of balance ...
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Is It Over for the 3D Printing Stocks?

As we recently noted, the number of shares short in three of four of the 3D printing stocks we follow rose in the most recent period. All four of them ...
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3D Printing Stocks Attract New Interest From Short Sellers

Short interest in the two-week period ending January 30 rose for three of four of the 3D printing stocks we follow. Share price changes for the year to date fall ...
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Short Sellers Look Scared of Big Biotech

The short interest data are out for the January 30 settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings can ...
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Short Interest in Solar and Alt Energy Stocks Drops as Crude Prices Rise

Among the solar and alternative energy stocks we cover, every one experienced a decline in short interest during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 30. This could have ...
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Short Sellers Keep Exiting Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the January 30 settlement date. Recent short interest moves show that investors seem to be growing marginally more optimistic on the semiconductor ...
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Short Sellers Press Their Bets on Major Oil

Oil prices made a slight recovery recently but overall the industry has been kicked in the teeth, and common sense would say that short sellers have made huge bets and boatloads ...
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The 5 Nasdaq Stocks With the Most Shares Short

In late January, Sirius XM reclaimed its top spot among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq, even though its short interest increased only marginally. The number of ...
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