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7 Stocks With Short Interests of 40% to 80% of Their Float

Investors have collectively had a mixed view of short sellers through time. After all, aren't they doing the un-American thing of betting against the value of stocks? There are many ...
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Short Interest Explodes in Major Oil Stocks

The short interest data have been released for the January 15 settlement date. It just so happens that some of the latest short interest readings for major oil companies are ...
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Short Sellers Become More Selective on Major Pharma

The short interest data have been released for the January 15 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies are usually involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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Short Sellers Increase Bets in Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the January 15 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 Continue to Have Mixed Views on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the January 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Short Interest Rises in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest during the two-week period ending January 15 rose on all four 3D printing stocks we follow. Share prices for all four stocks fell by at least 12% during ...
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Short Interest Generally Lower in Solar Stocks, With 1 Exception

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 15. In the solar sector, two of the five companies ...
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Twitter Short Interest Drops to 53.6 Million

Shares sold short in Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) dropped 6.8% to 53.6 million in the two-week period that ended January 15. The modest tick down came despite deepening trouble in ...
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Apple Short Interest Dips 3%

The short interest in Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock fell 3.2% ahead of its troubled earnings to 66 million shares. That was for the period that ended January 15, and ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Why Short Sellers Like AMD, BlackBerry

As the markets tanked at the beginning of 2016, what were the short sellers up to? Well, among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq, the movement was ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan

As the markets tanked at the beginning of 2016, what were the short sellers up to? Perhaps not surprisingly, short interest was on the rise for most of the top ...
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Major Pharma Short Sellers Increase Bets

The short interest data have been released for the December 31 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies are usually involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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Short Sellers Become More Selective on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the December 31 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Short Interest Remains Mixed for Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the December 31 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 3D Printing Stocks Slips Again

Short interest during the two-week period ending December 31 declined in three of four 3D printing stocks we follow. Share prices rose on two of the stocks during the two ...
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