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Ebola Stock Short Interest Surprise

Fears of Ebola seem to have petered out at the end of October and into November. Some of the related stocks had been heavily shorted as they were considered by ...
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Major Oil Short Interest on the Rise

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the October 31 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of ConocoPhillips, saw their short interest ...
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Short Sellers Look Schizophrenic in 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest in the two-week period ending October 31 rose for two of the four 3D printing companies we follow. Year to date, share prices are down more than 60% ...
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RAM

Growing Optimism in Semiconductor Short Interest

The short interest data for the semiconductor industry have come out for the October 31 settlement date. These chip stocks all took a hit during the market sell-off in mid-October, ...
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solar energy

Short Sellers Don’t Believe Solar Stocks Can Continue Recent Run Higher

Changes in short interest of solar stocks generally rose during the two-week period to October 31. Partly that is due to better performance by the various companies, performance that short ...
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Biotech Short Interest Becomes Stock Specific (Updated)

The short interest data are out for the October 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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The 5 Most-Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Surges in short interest in Intel and Comcast between the October 15 and October 31 settlement dates made sure they remained near the top of the list of most shorted ...
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More Evidence of the Amazon Bubble Bursting

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) proved that something was rotten in its most recent earnings report. The quest of Jeff Bezos to dominate anything and everything online is just coming with ...
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Earnings Surprises Could Hammer Short Sellers of These 4 Stocks

Short selling is always risky business because of the potential for loss. While a stock bought long can only go to zero, a short sale left uncovered can continue to ...
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The 7 Most Heavily Shorted NYSE Stocks

Here is a look at the seven stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange with the largest number of shares held short as of October 15. Only one of ...
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Biotech Short Interest Becomes Stock Specific

The short interest data are out for the October 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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The 7 Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Here’s a look at the seven Nasdaq-traded stocks with the largest number of shares held short as of October 15. Only two of them experienced declines in short interest, and ...
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Short Sellers Attacked Oil Giants as Oil Slid Toward $80

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the October 15 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of Petrobras, saw their short interest ...
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Short Interest in Semiconductors Becomes Company Specific

The short interest data for the semiconductor industry have come out for the October 15 settlement date. These chip stocks all took a hit during the market sell-off in mid-October, ...
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Short Sellers Jump Back Into 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest in the two-week period ending October 15 rose for all four 3D printing companies we follow. Year-to-date share price declines, with one exception, are 60% or more. During ...
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