short interest

Short Sellers Raise Their Bets in Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street last fall. In fact, most of the news flow surrounding these stocks had investors pouring money into them. Some of the ...
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Big Biotechs Have Short Sellers on the Run

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, May 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big ...
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Short Sellers Don’t Believe Low Crude Prices Will Last

Crude oil traded at around $52 a barrel early Wednesday. Over the past month, the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for July delivery has dropped from a high ...
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Big Pharma Sees a 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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Does Semiconductor Short Interest Signal a Return to 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 considered to be leading indicators for the ...
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Short Sellers Still Uncertain About Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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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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Short Sellers Get Even Higher on Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street last fall. 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 Short Sellers Hike Their Bets

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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Major Biotechs See a Rising Tide in Short Interest

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, May 15. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big ...
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Is Semiconductor Short Interest Signaling a Slowdown?

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 Double Their Positions in One Energy Stock

Crude oil traded at around $59 a barrel early Tuesday. Over the past month, the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for July delivery has dropped from around $64 ...
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Short Sellers Shuffle the Deck on Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Pfizer Overtakes Apple as Most Shorted Dow Stock

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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Big Pharma Scares Off Short Sellers

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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