A key group of investors has just missed out on the biggest tech-stock rally since 2014. Hedge funds and other large speculators turned net short on Nasdaq 100 Index futures for the first time in 21 months, according to weekly data …
February has brought some big drops in stock prices, but local investors should …
Investors aren’t happy. The stock has fallen more than 31% as of press time …
Shorting a stock involves selling borrowed shares, buying them back at a later date, and returning them to the borrower. The reason for shorting a stock would be you think a company's shares are headed down. A successful short seller …
So far, 2017 has been a rough year for short sellers. Broad markets are at or near all-time highs. With the exception of retail and oil & gas, the strength has been broad. And many stocks seen as overvalued by short sellers have instead …
One of the quickest and easiest ways to make gains in the stockmarket is to own a stock that's experiencing ashort squeeze . A short squeeze happens when a stock is heavily shorted, but unexpected good news or other factors start …
Recently, "The Big Short" won an Oscar for its adaptation of the best-selling book chronicling how a handful of Wall Streeters made millions betting against the housing market before the financial crisis. "Movies like that show the …
Goldman Sachs is recommending clients to build short positions in the S&P 500, due to the weakening domestic economy. This morning’s dismal Philly Fed report added to Goldman’s conviction in turning bearish on the S&P 500 in …