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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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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Rises Even as Share Prices Drop

Short interest in solar stocks generally rose during the two-week period to October 15. Three of the four non-bankrupt companies we have followed saw short interest grow during period, and ...
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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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