short interest

Buffet

Short Sellers Going Against Warren Buffett and His Top Stocks

Short sellers are often viewed by the investing public as more than just an interesting breed. Sometimes, particularly in bear markets or during market corrections, short sellers are simply hated. After ...
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Oil spill

Short Sellers Get Even More Aggressive Against Big Oil Stocks

Oil prices are continuing to make a slight recovery on the last short interest report, but it seems that the industry has slid back, and common sense would say that ...
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Major Biotech Is So-So for Short Sellers

The short interest data are out for the March 13 settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings can ...
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Short Sellers Look Selectively at Major Semiconductor Stocks

The short interest levels have been published for the March 13 settlement date. Recent short interest moves show that investors are continuing to have a mixed sentiment on the semiconductor industry, after ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Short Sellers Fight Higher Solar and Alternative Energy Stock Prices

Short interest among solar energy and alternative energy stocks was very interesting for the March 13 settlement date. That is because most of the stocks in this area have risen ...
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Wall Street/NYSE

The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in March

Among most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange, Chesapeake Energy, Petrobras and Vale all saw the double-digit percentage increases in their shares short between the February 13 ...
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3D printing Stratasys

Short Sellers Get Selective in 3D Printing

Short interest in the two-week period ending March 13 rose sharply for two of four of the 3D printing stocks we follow, while in one it declined and in another ...
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Apple Short Interest Falls 10%

The short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) recently dropped 9.6% to 65.7 million shares, a possible sign that traders who benefit from falling share prices have stepped away from ...
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The Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks List Now Topped by Intel

Intel rose to the top of the list of the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between the February 27 and March 13 settlement dates, displacing Sirius XM. ...
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Activist Investor Comes in to Save Lumber Liquidators

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LL) has been reeling recently following an unfavorable news report, and no one has come to the aid of the company until now, when activist ...
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3D printing

Short Sellers Begin Bailing Out of 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest in the two-week period ending February 27 fell for all four of the 3D printing stocks we follow. Following the first two-week period in February, when share prices ...
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Short Sellers Get More Aggressive on Big Biotech

The short interest data are out for the February 27 settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings can ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Share Price Increases Boost Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed again during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 27. Solar stocks generally saw a rise in short interest, ...
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Do Short Sellers Think Oil Stocks Have Bottomed?

In the previous short interest report, many of the major oil stocks had their highest short interest readings. However, the current report could suggest that short sellers worried that a ...
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94073253

Short Sellers Losing Conviction in Major Semiconductor Stocks

The short interest data have come out for the February 27 settlement date. Recent short interest moves show that investors now appear to have mixed sentiments on the semiconductor industry, ...
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