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Sirius XM Holdings: The Most Shorted Stock in America

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the most shorted stock in America. As of the September 30 settlement date, some 250 million shares were sold short. At first blush, ...
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Short Sellers Look Focused in Semiconductor Stocks

The short interest data for semiconductors have come out for the September 30 settlement date. The short interest for these stocks gives a mixed view on the sector. Looking at ...
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Short Interest in Biotech Becomes Company Specific

The short interest data are out for the end of September settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings ...
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Short Sellers Getting Smart in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the September 30 settlement date is out, and we have decided to look at what is happening in the short interest of the go-to high-dividend ...
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Major Oil Stocks Short Interest Surprise

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the September 30 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of Petrobras, saw their short interest ...
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Short Sellers Losing Conviction in 3D Printing Stocks?

Short interest in the two-week period ending September 30 fell for all four 3D printing companies we follow. Share prices at all four are down year-to-date, and the stock price ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Overshadowed by Bankruptcy Filing

There has been a major shake-up in the solar-related stocks we cover during the two-week period to September 30. Short interest rose in four of the five companies, share prices ...
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Sprint Drops From the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The five most shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange at the September 30 settlement date saw rising short interest during the two-week period. Sprint was the exception, with ...
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Apple Slips From 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

In the wake of the successful launch of the new iPhones, short sellers got out of the way of Apple. Its short interest plunged nearly 30% between the September 15 ...
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Key Changes in Short Interest for Major Oil Stocks

Short interest data for major oil stocks were released for the mid-September settlement date. Investors appeared to be shying away from shorting these oil companies, with the exception of BP. ...
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Semiconductor Short Interest Ticks Higher

The short interest data for the semiconductor sector have come out for the September 15 settlement date. As we have seen the market stumble in these opening hours on Thursday, ...
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Short Sellers Flee Major Banks and Brokers

The news short interest figures are out for the September 15 settlement date. Short sellers have made some key changes in the major money center banks and bulge-bracket brokers that ...
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Short Sellers Make Moves in Key Biotech Stocks

The short interest report is out for the September 15 settlement date, and here 247 Wall St. has decided to focus on the biotech sector. Short sellers are often active ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the September 15 settlement date are out, and we have decided to look at what is happening in the short interest of the go-to high-dividend ...
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Key Short Interest Changes in Solar Stocks

Three of five solar stocks we track for short interest saw a decline during the two-week period to September 15. And even though one stock’s share price fell by a ...
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