short interest

Social Media Short Sellers Grow More Selective

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 Can’t Make Up Their Minds 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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Are Investors Predicting a Pullback With Major Semiconductor Short Interest?

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 Raise the Stakes in Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, May 15. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Major Pharma Short Interest Surges

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 Hike Bets on Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil had traded above $50 a barrel before early March, and now it is back above this level for the first time in over a month. This level was ...
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Short Sellers Still Wary of Price Rises in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest during the two-week period ending May 15 rose on just one of four 3D printing stocks we follow. As of that date, the four stocks had posted year-to-date ...
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Short Sellers Walking Away From Solar, Piling Into Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mostly upward during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 15.  Of the companies we watch, short interest rose ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

After showing caution last month, short sellers seemed to be prompted into action in the first two weeks of this month by the overbought markets, the political and geopolitical uncertainties ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The overbought markets, along with political and geopolitical uncertainties and the rising concerns about a sizable market correction, prompted some short sellers into action in the first two weeks of ...
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A Wall Street Bet Against Apple Rises

Short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares rose 4.7 million to 49.9 million in the period that ended May 15. The negative bet on Apple's share prices comes as ...
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10 Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell

Now that the bull market is more than eight years old and many of the pro-growth policies out of Washington may be muted or delayed, many investors are wondering how they ...
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Short Sellers Hedge Their Bets 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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Major Biotech Short Interest Remains Mixed

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, April 28. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Which Cybersecurity Stocks Short Sellers Favor

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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