short interest

Short Sellers Hike Bets in Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, September 30. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big ...
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Cannabis Stocks Spark Short Interest Growth

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street last year. In fact, most of the news flow surrounding these stocks had investors pouring money into them. Some of the ...
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Big Pharma Sees Rising Tide in Short Interest

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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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds 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 seen as leading indicators for the markets ...
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Short Sellers Dodge Solar, Pounce on 2 Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 30.  Of the companies we watch, short interest increased on ...
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Energy Short Sellers Raise Their Bets Against the Giants

Crude oil traded around $52.35 a barrel early Thursday, essentially unchanged in the past week, but far below a high of $62.90 posted on September 16, the first trading day ...
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5 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
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Short Sellers Avoid Solar, Jump on Some Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 13.  Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Some Energy Short Sellers Feeling Squeezed

Crude oil traded around $56.29 a barrel early Wednesday, up more than $2.00 in the past week, but far below a high of $62.90 posted on September 16, the first ...
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Major Biotechs Scare Off Short Sellers

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, September 13. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big ...
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Short Sellers Are Hazy on Where to Go With Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street last year. In fact, most of the news flow surrounding these stocks had investors pouring money into them. Some of the ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective in Big Pharma

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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Is Semiconductor Short Interest Signaling More Market Highs?

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a wider sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are seen as leading indicators for the markets ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
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Bloom Energy Gets Some Backing Against Short-Seller Attack

A scathing report issued Tuesday by short-seller Hindenburg Research shaved nearly a quarter off the shares of fuel-cell maker Bloom Energy Corp. (NYSE: BE). Bloom's stock is bouncing back on ...
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