short interest

Short Sellers Keep Attacking the 11 Companies That Have Totally Lost Control of Their Narratives

Short sellers are an interesting lot in the field of investing. After all, if they are not hedging a position then they are betting that the price of a stock ...
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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 Social Media Short Sellers Calling for a Pullback?

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 Focus Even More on Major Semiconductors

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 Hike Bets in Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, August 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Major Oil

Crude oil had traded above $50 a barrel in the first quarter of this year. Afterward it took a big step back. It recently has flirted with the $50 price ...
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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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Apple Short Interest Jumps 9 Million Shares

Short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) rose by 23% in the two-week reporting period ended August 31. Some 48.11 million Apple shares were short, about 0.9% of the company's ...
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Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Keeps Rising as Share Prices Slide

Short interest during the two-week period ending August 31 rose on three of four 3D printing stocks we follow. As of that date, all four stocks had seen share prices ...
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Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Mixed

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on August 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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JC Penney Short Interest Soars by 21 Million Shares

The short seller bet against J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) grew sharply in the period that ended August 31. Shares sold short rose by 21 million to a total ...
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Short Interest in Snap Surges by 25 Million Shares

Much of Wall Street remains skeptical, or even pessimistic, about the fortunes of social media company Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP). Short interest in its shares rose by 25 million to ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

As summer began to wind to a close, short selling perked up, at least among the most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq. The stock at the top of that ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Shorts sellers appeared to pick a favorite from the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the August 15 and August 31 settlement dates. While overall ...
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Social Media Short Interest Surges

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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