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Short Interest in ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Yr(ETF) (TBT) Rises By 48.4%

ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Yr(ETF) (NYSE:TBT) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,019,094 shares, an increase of 48.4% from the January 13th total of 2,708,760 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,302,176 shares, the short-interest […]

Primero Mining Corp (PPP) Short Interest Update

Primero Mining Corp (NYSE:PPP) (TSE:P) saw a significant growth in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,959,957 shares, a growth of 129.9% from the January 13th total of 1,287,651 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,020,261 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, […]

Short Interest in ONEOK Partners, L.P. (OKS) Increases By 46.0%

ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE:OKS) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,786,834 shares, a growth of 46.0% from the January 13th total of 3,278,453 shares. Currently, 2.8% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average trading […]

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 29,780,215 shares, a decline of 8.2% from the January 13th total of 32,436,150 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,184,901 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.7 days. […]

Halcon Resources Co. (HK) Short Interest Up 104.2% in January

Halcon Resources Co. (NYSE:HK) saw a significant growth in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,633,023 shares, a growth of 104.2% from the January 13th total of 2,759,130 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,158,336 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. Currently, 6.6% […]

iShares MSCI Canada Index (EWC) Short Interest Update

iShares MSCI Canada Index (NYSE:EWC) saw a significant growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,607,972 shares, a growth of 141.8% from the January 13th total of 1,905,775 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,406,497 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 […]

DCP Midstream Partners, LP (DCP) Short Interest Up 46.2% in January

DCP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DCP) was the target of a large growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,385,919 shares, a growth of 46.2% from the January 13th total of 2,999,316 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 404,125 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE:DAR) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,962,285 shares, a growth of 56.4% from the January 13th total of 2,533,899 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,370,029 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Short Interest in Arconic Inc. (ARNC) Decreases By 10.1%

Arconic Inc. (NYSE:ARNC) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 26,656,960 shares, a decline of 10.1% from the January 13th total of 29,666,379 shares. Currently, 6.2% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Short Interest in Hecla Mining Company (HL) Decreases By 23.3%

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,141,746 shares, a decrease of 23.3% from the January 13th total of 18,448,779 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,894,023 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. […]

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Short Interest Update

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) was the target of a large decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 28,603,308 shares, a decline of 21.7% from the January 13th total of 36,517,739 shares. Approximately 2.7% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Short Interest Update

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) was the target of a large decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 28,603,308 shares, a decline of 21.7% from the January 13th total of 36,517,739 shares. Approximately 2.7% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

Macy’s Inc (M) Short Interest Up 29.1% in January

Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) was the target of a large increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 17,183,388 shares, an increase of 29.1% from the January 13th total of 13,311,963 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,367,974 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Short Interest in Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Rises By 38.9%

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,945,625 shares, a growth of 38.9% from the January 13th total of 8,598,142 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,348,126 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

Encana Corporation (ECA) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) saw a large drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 17,140,901 shares, a drop of 18.3% from the January 13th total of 20,970,820 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,320,213 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.8% of […]

Short Interest in Colony NorthStar Inc (CLNS) Decreases By 45.4%

Colony NorthStar Inc (NYSE:CLNS) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 13,927,561 shares, a decline of 45.4% from the January 13th total of 25,518,984 shares. Approximately 2.6% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of […]

Short Interest in Fortive Corporation (FTV) Decreases By 38.3%

Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,042,902 shares, a drop of 38.3% from the January 13th total of 1,690,808 shares. Approximately 0.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (AQN) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (NYSE:AQN) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 18,467,414 shares, a growth of 22.1% from the January 13th total of 15,121,745 shares. Currently, 6.8% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on […]

Allergan plc (AGN) Short Interest Down 27.8% in January

Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) saw a large drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,973,267 shares, a drop of 27.8% from the January 13th total of 22,118,473 shares. Currently, 4.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average trading volume […]

Short Interest in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (JNK) Grows By 13.4%

SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (NYSE:JNK) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 37,018,165 shares, an increase of 13.4% from the January 13th total of 32,629,709 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,191,339 shares, […]

Short Interest in PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM) Increases By 25.5%

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 21,411,786 shares, an increase of 25.5% from the January 13th total of 17,062,244 shares. Approximately 7.3% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 6,870,186 […]

Short Interest in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Drops By 15.0%

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) was the target of a large decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,292,286 shares, a decline of 15.0% from the January 13th total of 17,984,952 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,506,683 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

ShoreTel, Inc. (SHOR) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

ShoreTel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHOR) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 697,574 shares, a drop of 26.7% from the January 13th total of 952,029 shares. Currently, 1.1% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

Sina Corporation (SINA) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 457,963 shares, a drop of 31.8% from the January 13th total of 671,643 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 460,752 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Silicon Laboratories, Inc. (SLAB) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Silicon Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLAB) saw a large decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 450,523 shares, a decline of 24.4% from the January 13th total of 596,149 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 207,157 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.1% of […]