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China Mobile Ltd. (CHL) Short Interest Up 146.7% in December

China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE:CHL) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,453,378 shares, an increase of 146.7% from the December 15th total of 589,221 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 692,426 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. […]

NeuroMetrix Inc. (NURO) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

NeuroMetrix Inc. (NASDAQ:NURO) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 423,461 shares, a drop of 28.9% from the December 15th total of 595,836 shares. Currently, 8.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average daily volume […]

Short Interest in Semtech Corp. (SMTC) Drops By 45.7%

Semtech Corp. (NASDAQ:SMTC) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 473,339 shares, a decline of 45.7% from the December 15th total of 871,916 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 468,519 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

KKR & CO LP (KKR) Short Interest Up 72.4% in December

KKR & CO LP (NYSE:KKR) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 4,439,378 shares, an increase of 72.4% from the December 15th total of 2,575,383 shares. Currently, 1.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based […]

PHILLIPS 66 PTR (PSXP) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

PHILLIPS 66 PTR (NYSE:PSXP) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,805,378 shares, an increase of 151.3% from the December 15th total of 1,116,149 shares. Approximately 7.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) saw a large drop in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 38,932,678 shares, a drop of 14.8% from the December 15th total of 45,709,814 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 14,007,383 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 1.1% […]

Nokia Corp. (NOK) Short Interest Down 14.9% in December

Nokia Corp. (NYSE:NOK) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 34,173,801 shares, a drop of 14.9% from the December 15th total of 40,165,096 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 12,766,036 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.7 days. A […]

Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL) Short Interest Update

Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE:SDRL) saw a significant growth in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 90,557,447 shares, a growth of 3.8% from the December 15th total of 87,261,012 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,509,223 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 10.6 days. Currently, […]

Short Interest in American Capital, Ltd. (ACAS) Increases By 78.4%

American Capital, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACAS) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,947,544 shares, a growth of 78.4% from the December 15th total of 2,213,169 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,445,808 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) Short Interest Update

Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ:CZR) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,469,698 shares, a growth of 16.7% from the December 15th total of 8,969,639 shares. Currently, 44.6% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

Groupon Inc. (GRPN) Short Interest Update

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 43,339,833 shares, a growth of 3.5% from the December 15th total of 41,879,878 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 10,477,153 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.1 days. Approximately […]

Eldorado Gold Corp. (EGO) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Eldorado Gold Corp. (NYSE:EGO) (TSE:ELD) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 16,400,409 shares, an increase of 29.9% from the December 15th total of 12,623,091 shares. Approximately 2.3% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Real Goods Solar Inc. (RGSE) Short Interest Up 317.1% in December

Real Goods Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:RGSE) saw a significant growth in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,868,113 shares, a growth of 317.1% from the December 15th total of 447,862 shares. Currently, 5.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of […]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 27,027,098 shares, a decrease of 62.5% from the December 15th total of 71,989,917 shares. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based […]

Short Interest in Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Expands By 16.1%

Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 27,163,676 shares, an increase of 16.1% from the December 15th total of 23,405,511 shares. Approximately 3.6% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

Short Interest in Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) Expands By 4.6%

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 86,616,359 shares, a growth of 4.6% from the December 15th total of 82,809,204 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 50,691,552 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

CommScope Holding Co. (COMM) Short Interest Update

CommScope Holding Co. (NASDAQ:COMM) saw a significant decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,479,181 shares, a decline of 26.6% from the December 15th total of 3,376,780 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,007,126 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. […]

Timmins Gold Corp (TGD) Short Interest Down 16.0% in December

Timmins Gold Corp (NYSE:TGD) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 733,388 shares, a decrease of 16.0% from the December 15th total of 873,281 shares. Approximately 0.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Short Interest in UQM Technologies Inc (UQM) Increases By 0.4%

UQM Technologies Inc (NYSE:UQM) saw a large growth in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 560,592 shares, a growth of 0.4% from the December 15th total of 558,196 shares. Currently, 1.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 158,943 […]

BHP Billiton PLC (BBL) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

BHP Billiton PLC (NYSE:BBL) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 594,447 shares, a decrease of 49.0% from the December 15th total of 1,166,340 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,602,509 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Bojangles’, Inc. (BOJA) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Bojangles’, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOJA) was the target of a large decline in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 414,251 shares, a decline of 29.5% from the December 15th total of 587,203 shares. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading […]

Short Interest in Broadcom Limited (AVGO) Declines By 31.1%

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,224,092 shares, a decrease of 31.1% from the December 15th total of 4,679,006 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,000,795 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (AAXJ) Short Interest Down 45.0% in December

iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (NASDAQ:AAXJ) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,034,807 shares, a drop of 45.0% from the December 15th total of 1,880,477 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,430,721 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Ixia (XXIA) Short Interest Update

Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 597,765 shares, a decrease of 47.8% from the December 15th total of 1,145,574 shares. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average […]

Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (ROSG) Short Interest Down 34.7% in December

Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (NASDAQ:ROSG) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totalling 359,103 shares, a decline of 34.7% from the December 15th total of 550,292 shares. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily […]