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CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) Short Interest Up 7.2% in January

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 76,561,921 shares, an increase of 7.2% from the January 13th total of 71,402,033 shares. Currently, 14.1% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Short Interest in ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc (MLNK) Drops By 38.3%

ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:MLNK) was the target of a large decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 806,091 shares, a decline of 38.3% from the January 13th total of 1,305,949 shares. Currently, 1.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based […]

Interface, Inc. (TILE) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Interface, Inc. (NASDAQ:TILE) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 490,626 shares, a decrease of 41.9% from the January 13th total of 844,272 shares. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume […]

Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (CRL) Short Interest Up 64.5% in January

Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE:CRL) was the target of a large growth in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,167,328 shares, a growth of 64.5% from the January 13th total of 1,317,745 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 432,901 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

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

Arconic Inc. (NYSE:ARNC) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 26,656,960 shares, a drop of 10.1% from the January 13th total of 29,666,379 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,240,998 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.3 days. Currently, […]

National Steel Company (SID) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,367,899 shares, an increase of 45.7% from the January 13th total of 5,057,291 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,238,862 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Short Interest in East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Rises By 38.2%

East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,347,366 shares, an increase of 38.2% from the January 13th total of 975,083 shares. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based […]

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Short Interest Update

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) was the recipient 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. Based on an average daily volume of 49,969,146 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Short Interest in Chevron Corporation (CVX) Drops By 18.1%

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 24,427,244 shares, a decrease of 18.1% from the January 13th total of 29,838,747 shares. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily volume […]

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

Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in 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 daily trading volume, of 7,367,974 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. […]

Short Interest in The Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLI) Increases By 9.8%

The Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLI) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 36,230,155 shares, a growth of 9.8% from the January 13th total of 32,996,203 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 11,566,362 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Infosys Limited (INFY) Short Interest Update

Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 57,966,882 shares, a growth of 8.7% from the January 13th total of 53,333,970 shares. Currently, 2.5% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. (TENX) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:TENX) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,283,204 shares, an increase of 72.2% from the January 13th total of 745,162 shares. Approximately 5.4% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of […]

Nuveen Floating Rate Income Opportnty Fd (JRO) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Nuveen Floating Rate Income Opportnty Fd (NYSE:JRO) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 380,592 shares, a decrease of 39.7% from the January 13th total of 631,405 shares. Currently, 1.1% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based […]

Transocean Ltd. (RIG) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 65,773,473 shares, an increase of 18.6% from the January 13th total of 55,453,241 shares. Approximately 16.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an […]

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

iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 110,823,395 shares, a growth of 18.3% from the January 13th total of 93,714,226 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 28,362,756 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (TYPE) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE) saw a significant decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 553,756 shares, a decline of 24.9% from the January 13th total of 737,064 shares. Currently, 1.4% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume […]

ShoreTel, Inc. (SHOR) Short Interest Down 26.7% in January

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

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (CSOD) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSOD) saw a large decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,081,794 shares, a decline of 25.4% from the January 13th total of 2,792,115 shares. Approximately 4.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 549,817 […]

Weatherford International PLC (WFT) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Weatherford International PLC (NYSE:WFT) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 121,904,568 shares, a growth of 14.0% from the January 13th total of 106,949,298 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 18,673,980 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

CEB Inc. (CEB) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

CEB Inc. (NYSE:CEB) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 978,152 shares, a drop of 40.1% from the January 13th total of 1,632,846 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 686,864 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

UQM Technologies Inc (UQM) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

UQM Technologies Inc (NYSE:UQM) saw a large drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 533,510 shares, a drop of 7.5% from the January 13th total of 577,013 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 75,982 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.0 days. Approximately 1.2% […]

Short Interest in Gevo, Inc. (GEVO) Increases By 68.3%

Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,021,674 shares, an increase of 68.3% from the January 13th total of 607,022 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,287,364 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (COMM) Short Interest Update

CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:COMM) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,519,988 shares, a growth of 31.5% from the January 13th total of 2,677,569 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,533,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 […]

Short Interest in GenVec, Inc. (GNVC) Decreases By 54.1%

GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNVC) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 295,032 shares, a decline of 54.1% from the January 13th total of 642,863 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 332,808 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. […]

Short Interest in GenVec, Inc. (GNVC) Decreases By 54.1%

GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNVC) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 295,032 shares, a decline of 54.1% from the January 13th total of 642,863 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 332,808 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. […]

Oritani Financial Corp. (ORIT) Short Interest Up 35.2% in January

Oritani Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:ORIT) was the target of a large growth in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,544,279 shares, a growth of 35.2% from the January 13th total of 1,142,446 shares. Currently, 3.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on […]

Emergent Capital Inc (EMG) Short Interest Update

Emergent Capital Inc (NYSE:EMG) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,910,062 shares, an increase of 45.1% from the January 13th total of 1,316,681 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,051,947 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. […]

Short Interest in Student Transportation Inc (STB) Grows By 37.8%

Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) (TSE:STB) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,066,927 shares, an increase of 37.8% from the January 13th total of 2,950,912 shares. Currently, 4.5% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based […]

ING Group, N.V. (ING) Short Interest Update

ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) saw a large increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,682,270 shares, an increase of 52.2% from the January 13th total of 3,077,307 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,499,402 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. A number […]

Castle Brands Inc (ROX) Short Interest Update

Castle Brands Inc (NYSE:ROX) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,122,554 shares, a growth of 11.0% from the January 13th total of 1,011,556 shares. Approximately 1.3% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of […]

Short Interest in ABB Ltd (ABB) Grows By 46.1%

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) saw a large increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,170,301 shares, an increase of 46.1% from the January 13th total of 4,907,642 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,170,436 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. A number of research […]

Short Interest in DCP Midstream Partners, LP (DCP) Rises By 46.2%

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

Short Interest in Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Rises By 32.2%

Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) saw a significant increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,962,196 shares, an increase of 32.2% from the January 13th total of 9,045,152 shares. Approximately 6.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average trading […]

Short Interest in Cameco Corporation (CCJ) Rises By 18.0%

Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) (TSE:CCO) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 19,259,850 shares, a growth of 18.0% from the January 13th total of 16,319,094 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,407,399 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Short Interest in Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) Decreases By 12.4%

Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 29,839,113 shares, a decrease of 12.4% from the January 13th total of 34,065,962 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,458,862 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Short Interest Up 11.0% in January

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 36,492,155 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the January 13th total of 32,865,083 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 11,468,956 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Citigroup Inc. (C) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 19,971,102 shares, a decline of 37.8% from the January 13th total of 32,109,756 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 23,146,349 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

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

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (NYSE:AQN) saw a large increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 18,467,414 shares, an increase of 22.1% from the January 13th total of 15,121,745 shares. Approximately 6.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Short Interest Down 20.5% in January

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSE:ABX) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,592,563 shares, a decrease of 20.5% from the January 13th total of 19,601,514 shares. Currently, 1.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based […]