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 …
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 …
Snap stock has been a hugely popular short position since the moment it first became available to borrow, and it’s still so popular that some short-sellers may be about to get squeezed out of their positions. Snap stock is on the rise today ...
It may look like you can't miss by going short now, but traders must always have a technical backdrop from which price plays the pivotal role. The Eurozone may break up, the jobs data was beyond depressing, volatility is high, and …
You don't need a lot of special permissions or a margin account that would let you borrow money to buy stocks, and many brokerages don't have account minimums for long-only investors, as they do for short-sellers. All in all, buying stocks
Recently, I said some unfavorable things about Taser International. Shortly thereafter, I received an E-mail from the CEO. "I would be more than happy to have someone drop by your office and let you personally experience the 'effects' " of the …
Wall Street appears to be tired of Elon Musk overpromising and underdelivering on Tesla's new affordable Model 3 electric car. Shares of Tesla (TSLA) fell 3% Thursday after the company disclosed that it is still having a tough time getting its …
NEW YORK, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Short interest on the New York Stock Exchange jumped 4.8 percent in mid-February, the exchange said on Friday, touching an all-time high and suggesting an increase in bearish sentiment in the stock
Normally at StreetAuthority, we focus on the "long" side of the market, but today we're going to spend some time explaining the other side: shorting stocks. If shorting stocks isn't already part of your profit strategy, then be prepared …
Straight Path Communications’ soaring stock sent short sellers screaming for mercy Monday — none louder than Kerrisdale Capital’s Sahm Adrangi. SPC, the Virginia-based provider of wireless spectrum licenses, announced Monday …