short interest

Short Sellers Not So High on Marijuana Stocks

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street this past fall. In fact, most of the news flow surrounding these stocks had investors pouring money into them. Some of ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover on Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil was trading right around $57 a barrel early on Tuesday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated, ranging from $53 to $57 a barrel but following the markets ...
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Short Sellers Zero In on Solar, Alternative Fuels Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 28. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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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, February 28. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Big Pharma Short Interest Backs Off, With One Huge Exception

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 Grow More Selective 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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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

After the strong start to the year, the momentum in the big U.S. stock indexes began to slow late in February. Trade concerns and fears of inflation another recession lingered, ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

After the strong start to the year, the momentum in the big U.S. stock indexes began to slow late in February. Trade concerns and fears of inflation or another recession ...
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Investors Bet Against Apple: Shares Short Surges 143%

Wall Street has made a huge bet against the share price of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). The number of shares sold short, which is an investment that represents a gamble ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Major Oil

Crude oil was trading right around $57 a barrel early on Thursday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated, ranging from $52 to $57 a barrel but following the markets ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Biotechs

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, February 15. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Major Pharma Sees Tremendous Rise 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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Big Semiconductor Stocks Have Short Sellers on the Run

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 Lose Interest in Solar, Alternative Fuels Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 15.  Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

As February began, the federal government shutdown was over and the January employment report was stronger than expected, but ongoing concerns about trade and fears of a recession lingered. It ...
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