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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (THC) Short Interest Down 14.2% in September

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 29,815,244 shares, a drop of 14.2% from the September 15th total of 34,730,269 shares. Currently, 30.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on […]

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 193,127,446 shares, a decrease of 3.4% from the September 15th total of 199,867,848 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,363,086 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

FMC Corporation (FMC) Short Interest Update

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,953,113 shares, a decline of 46.0% from the September 15th total of 3,616,935 shares. Approximately 1.5% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Intelsat S.A. (I) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I) saw a significant drop in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 2,066,571 shares, a drop of 34.8% from the September 15th total of 3,170,378 shares. Approximately 5.2% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 627,923 shares, the short-interest […]

Seadrill Limited (SDRL) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Seadrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 26,119,611 shares, a decrease of 49.6% from the September 15th total of 51,819,642 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 26,229,533 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explore & Prod. (XOP) Short Interest Down 14.6% in September

SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explore & Prod. (NYSE:XOP) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 61,576,535 shares, a decline of 14.6% from the September 15th total of 72,071,481 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 15,934,415 shares, the short-interest […]

Trimble Navigation Ltd. (TRMB) Short Interest Down 35.1% in September

Trimble Navigation Ltd. (NASDAQ:TRMB) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,995,461 shares, a drop of 35.1% from the September 15th total of 3,072,941 shares. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Short Interest Update

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) saw a significant increase in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 43,519,671 shares, an increase of 7.1% from the September 15th total of 40,632,290 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 10,768,873 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.0 days. Several […]

iShares Russell 2000 Index (IWM) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 104,322,145 shares, a growth of 6.0% from the September 15th total of 98,437,971 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,925,001 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.7 […]

Nokia Corporation (NOK) Short Interest Up 11.7% in September

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) saw a large growth in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 26,144,457 shares, a growth of 11.7% from the September 15th total of 23,407,349 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 12,486,803 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Shares of Nokia Corporation […]

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Short Interest Up 57.2% in September

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSE:VGK) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 4,703,250 shares, an increase of 57.2% from the September 15th total of 2,991,428 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,635,535 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 […]

Nomad Foods Limited (NOMD) Short Interest Down 59.2% in September

Nomad Foods Limited (NYSE:NOMD) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 230,780 shares, a decline of 59.2% from the September 15th total of 565,336 shares. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

Braskem S.A. (BAK) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Braskem S.A. (NYSE:BAK) was the target of a large decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 164,239 shares, a decline of 68.1% from the September 15th total of 514,245 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 453,315 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

Short Interest in SPDR Barclays Capital Convertible SecETF (CWB) Expands By 67.8%

SPDR Barclays Capital Convertible SecETF (NYSE:CWB) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,441,346 shares, an increase of 67.8% from the September 15th total of 859,144 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 834,574 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Cempra, Inc. (CEMP) Short Interest Update

Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 2,520,168 shares, a decrease of 36.9% from the September 15th total of 3,995,869 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,080,736 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, […]

Short Interest in Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) Drops By 43.5%

Hanmi Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:HAFC) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 852,503 shares, a decrease of 43.5% from the September 15th total of 1,509,774 shares. Approximately 2.7% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

Pandora Media, Inc. (P) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:P) was the target of a large decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 68,598,716 shares, a decline of 13.4% from the September 15th total of 79,188,542 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,992,021 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD) Short Interest Update

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 28,490,057 shares, a growth of 8.1% from the September 15th total of 26,364,107 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,256,651 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (IMNP) Short Interest Update

Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:IMNP) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,502,832 shares, an increase of 39.3% from the September 15th total of 1,079,060 shares. Approximately 15.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

B. Riley Financial, Inc. (RILY) Short Interest Update

B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 916,613 shares, a growth of 57.4% from the September 15th total of 582,234 shares. Currently, 5.9% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily volume […]

Short Interest in PBF Energy Inc. (PBF) Drops By 23.4%

PBF Energy Inc. (NYSE:PBF) saw a significant decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 20,525,220 shares, a decrease of 23.4% from the September 15th total of 26,785,268 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,286,519 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.0 days. Approximately 20.0% […]

Sprint Corporation (S) Short Interest Down 4.7% in September

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 92,339,462 shares, a decrease of 4.7% from the September 15th total of 96,917,925 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 19,556,179 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Short Interest in Bank of Commerce Holdings (CA) (BOCH) Decreases By 34.3%

Bank of Commerce Holdings (CA) (NASDAQ:BOCH) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 336,585 shares, a decline of 34.3% from the September 15th total of 512,267 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 49,878 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,581,064 shares, a drop of 48.1% from the September 15th total of 10,746,611 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,757,047 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. […]

Office Depot, Inc. (ODP) Short Interest Update

Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 11,956,882 shares, a decrease of 21.0% from the September 15th total of 15,126,435 shares. Approximately 2.4% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average […]