Judging by the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the November 15 and November 30 settlement dates, those sellers were renewing bets on some of their favorites.
Judging by the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the October 31 and November 15 settlement dates, those sellers grew wary of the former list toppers.
Investing into emerging markets where the Olympics are headed is supposed to be a safe bet, in theory.  Despite a flat close for stocks in the U.S. on Friday, Brazilian shares rose almost across the...