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Short Interest in New York & Company, Inc. (NWY) Increases By 59.7%

New York & Company, Inc. (NYSE:NWY) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,483,032 shares, an increase of 59.7% from the June 15th total of 2,180,502 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 827,546 shares, the […]

Dominion Energy Midstream Partners LP (DM) Short Interest Down 71.8% in June

Dominion Energy Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:DM) saw a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 578,697 shares, a drop of 71.8% from the June 15th total of 2,054,472 shares. Approximately 2.8% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, of […]

Global X MSCI Colombia ETF (GXG) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Global X MSCI Colombia ETF (NYSEARCA:GXG) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 398,273 shares, a drop of 52.3% from the June 15th total of 834,224 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 169,258 shares, the […]

Short Interest in Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA) Declines By 49.4%

Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (NYSE:USA) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 273,424 shares, a decrease of 49.4% from the June 15th total of 540,022 shares. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average […]

Short Interest in iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (IWD) Drops By 65.8%

iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IWD) saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 508,023 shares, a decrease of 65.8% from the June 15th total of 1,485,842 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,096,858 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Viad Corp (VVI) Short Interest Update

Viad Corp (NYSE:VVI) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 313,443 shares, a decline of 47.1% from the June 15th total of 592,372 shares. Currently, 1.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,165,952 shares, an increase of 57.1% from the June 15th total of 3,289,363 shares. Currently, 5.5% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 2,527,275 shares, the […]

Short Interest in Liberty Property Trust (LPT) Drops By 45.8%

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) saw a large decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 959,686 shares, a decrease of 45.8% from the June 15th total of 1,769,131 shares. Currently, 0.7% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of […]

Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Houlihan Lokey Inc (NYSE:HLI) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,280,601 shares, a growth of 57.5% from the June 15th total of 812,998 shares. Currently, 3.8% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) Short Interest Update

British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,030,949 shares, a decrease of 63.2% from the June 15th total of 2,803,528 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,202,770 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.5 […]

Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (EARN) Short Interest Down 40.2% in June

Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,047,099 shares, a drop of 40.2% from the June 15th total of 1,751,975 shares. Approximately 10.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average […]

Short Interest in Brightsphere Investment Group PLC (BSIG) Grows By 61.0%

Brightsphere Investment Group PLC (NYSE:BSIG) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 825,035 shares, an increase of 61.0% from the June 15th total of 512,583 shares. Approximately 0.8% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume […]

Triangle Capital Co. (TCAP) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Triangle Capital Co. (NYSE:TCAP) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 798,112 shares, a decline of 39.5% from the June 15th total of 1,319,200 shares. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

Short Interest in Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Drops By 15.5%

Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 23,674,503 shares, a drop of 15.5% from the June 15th total of 28,005,247 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,513,562 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

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

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 7,748,745 shares, a decrease of 39.8% from the June 15th total of 12,873,689 shares. Currently, 0.5% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,077,632 shares, a growth of 134.1% from the June 15th total of 1,314,549 shares. Currently, 3.5% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

FCB Financial Holdings Inc (FCB) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

FCB Financial Holdings Inc (NYSE:FCB) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,313,446 shares, an increase of 58.0% from the June 15th total of 831,528 shares. Currently, 2.9% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Evoqua Water Technologies Corp (AQUA) Short Interest Update

Evoqua Water Technologies Corp (NYSE:AQUA) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 4,529,202 shares, an increase of 69.5% from the June 15th total of 2,672,676 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,315,713 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 […]

Short Interest in Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Grows By 122.8%

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:VGK) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 2,739,255 shares, a growth of 122.8% from the June 15th total of 1,229,422 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,204,944 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.7 […]

ProAssurance Co. (PRA) Short Interest Update

ProAssurance Co. (NYSE:PRA) was the target of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,680,757 shares, a growth of 70.1% from the June 15th total of 987,882 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,010,168 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

ETFMG Prime Cyber Security ETF (HACK) Short Interest Up 68.9% in June

ETFMG Prime Cyber Security ETF (NYSEARCA:HACK) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,200,127 shares, a growth of 68.9% from the June 15th total of 710,732 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 423,210 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Short Interest Update

AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 7,144,897 shares, a decrease of 34.8% from the June 15th total of 10,959,514 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,577,564 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.0 days. […]

Short Interest in Walt Disney Co (DIS) Drops By 17.3%

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) saw a large decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 27,734,835 shares, a decrease of 17.3% from the June 15th total of 33,552,948 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,020,499 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days. […]

World Fuel Services Corp (INT) Short Interest Up 86.2% in June

World Fuel Services Corp (NYSE:INT) was the target of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 4,832,794 shares, a growth of 86.2% from the June 15th total of 2,596,153 shares. Approximately 7.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average […]

IDT Co. (IDT) Short Interest Down 48.9% in June

IDT Co. (NYSE:IDT) was the target of a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 606,414 shares, a drop of 48.9% from the June 15th total of 1,187,400 shares. Approximately 3.5% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 515,811 […]

Braskem SA (BAK) Short Interest Up 62.2% in June

Braskem SA (NYSE:BAK) was the target of a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,050,150 shares, an increase of 62.2% from the June 15th total of 647,461 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 556,386 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. BAK […]

iShares MSCI France ETF (EWQ) Short Interest Down 65.3% in June

iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ) was the target of a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 818,683 shares, a drop of 65.3% from the June 15th total of 2,356,301 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 874,525 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 […]

Nomura Holdings Inc (NMR) Short Interest Down 45.6% in June

Nomura Holdings Inc (NYSE:NMR) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 579,006 shares, a drop of 45.6% from the June 15th total of 1,065,043 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 272,568 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. […]

SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (CWB) Short Interest Down 53.9% in June

SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (NYSEARCA:CWB) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 556,453 shares, a drop of 53.9% from the June 15th total of 1,205,830 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 933,108 shares, the […]

Short Interest in iShares 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (SHYG) Declines By 41.7%

iShares 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:SHYG) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 492,288 shares, a decrease of 41.7% from the June 15th total of 844,610 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 441,993 […]

SPDR Portfolio Developed World ex-US ETF (SPDW) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

SPDR Portfolio Developed World ex-US ETF (NYSEARCA:SPDW) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 275,686 shares, a decline of 69.9% from the June 15th total of 914,653 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 670,374 shares, […]

Short Interest in Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MUFG) Rises By 64.6%

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (NYSE:MUFG) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,071,936 shares, a growth of 64.6% from the June 15th total of 1,866,062 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,441,834 shares, the […]

USA Compression Partners LP (USAC) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

USA Compression Partners LP (NYSE:USAC) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,676,091 shares, a decline of 66.5% from the June 15th total of 4,997,831 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 191,734 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Short Interest in Walmart Inc (WMT) Decreases By 15.0%

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) was the target of a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 30,898,350 shares, a drop of 15.0% from the June 15th total of 36,369,114 shares. Approximately 2.2% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 9,801,180 […]

Vectren Corp (VVC) Short Interest Down 56.7% in June

Vectren Corp (NYSE:VVC) was the target of a large decline in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 942,261 shares, a decline of 56.7% from the June 15th total of 2,173,654 shares. Currently, 1.1% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 615,465 […]

Zuora Inc (ZUO) Short Interest Update

Zuora Inc (NYSE:ZUO) was the target of a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,428,139 shares, an increase of 124.9% from the June 15th total of 1,524,505 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,113,972 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, […]

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 3,419,203 shares, a decrease of 49.4% from the June 15th total of 6,760,521 shares. Currently, 1.8% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

SandRidge Energy Inc. (SD) Short Interest Update

SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE:SD) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 855,445 shares, a decrease of 41.1% from the June 15th total of 1,452,161 shares. Approximately 2.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on […]

Brixmor Property Group Inc (BRX) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Brixmor Property Group Inc (NYSE:BRX) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,560,147 shares, a decline of 37.7% from the June 15th total of 8,928,180 shares. Approximately 1.8% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based […]

General Electric (GE) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

General Electric (NYSE:GE) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 130,182,969 shares, a decrease of 12.9% from the June 15th total of 149,544,898 shares. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Altice USA Inc (ATUS) Short Interest Down 37.4% in June

Altice USA Inc (NYSE:ATUS) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 18,388,556 shares, a decline of 37.4% from the June 15th total of 29,370,624 shares. Currently, 5.4% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average […]

Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Saia (SAIA)

Saia Inc (NASDAQ:SAIA) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 510 call options on the company. This is an increase of 750% compared to the typical daily volume of 60 call options. SAIA has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Buckingham Research initiated coverage […]

Halcon Resources Corp (HK) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Halcon Resources Corp (NYSE:HK) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 30,566,923 shares, an increase of 15.1% from the June 15th total of 26,560,477 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,027,025 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc (BXMT) Short Interest Up 45.1% in June

Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc (NYSE:BXMT) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 11,953,609 shares, an increase of 45.1% from the June 15th total of 8,239,696 shares. Approximately 11.7% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an […]

iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (EWZ) Short Interest Update

iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 31,328,995 shares, a decrease of 22.4% from the June 15th total of 40,356,779 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,339,150 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.1 […]

Asante Solutions Inc (PUMP) Short Interest Up 35.1% in June

Asante Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:PUMP) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 14,996,855 shares, a growth of 35.1% from the June 15th total of 11,099,850 shares. Approximately 20.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 2,222,895 […]

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) Short Interest Update

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 27,978,150 shares, a growth of 13.7% from the June 15th total of 24,609,557 shares. Approximately 9.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on […]

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Short Interest Update

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 29,176,732 shares, a decrease of 22.1% from the June 15th total of 37,451,949 shares. Approximately 0.7% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average […]

Short Interest in J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Expands By 3.4%

J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 138,924,843 shares, an increase of 3.4% from the June 15th total of 134,323,759 shares. Currently, 47.4% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on […]

Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) Short Interest Up 95.6% in June

Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN) saw a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 2,115,136 shares, an increase of 95.6% from the June 15th total of 1,081,523 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 722,104 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]