Shorting a stock could get expensive, but its not totally clear why. In an interview with Business Insider, Ringgenberg said: "Research shows that on average, stocks with large short interest tend to go down in price. But for a number of …
Boy, was I wrong. In fact, anyone can take advantage of short selling. My friend went on to explain this simple process. When you expect a stock's price to drop, you borrowshares from yourbroker at the agreed-upon current price. You then …
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 …
The short interest data are out for the August 15 settlement date. 24/7 Wall St. reviews the higher-yield defensive dividend stocks for a sense of what short sellers may be thinking. As we have said a number of times, short selling a high …
Chinese brokerages have stopped executing short sales after officials tightened trading rules in a new attempt to shore up the country's stock market. Short sellers borrow and then sell shares, betting they can buy them back later at a …
However, price found renewed buying there and climbed steadily to a near 2-month high of 107.86 in New York on rising …
This study tests asset pricing theories that feature short selling using a large database of retail trading. We find that retail short selling negatively predicts firms’ monthly stock returns and news tone, even controlling for overall short selling.
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 …
The Securities and Exchange Commission issued a temporary ban Friday on short sales of 799 financial stocks, a dramatic move against traders who have sought profits from the most severe market crisis in decades. Short selling is …
Billionaires Portfolio: One of the best indicators to find stocks that can break out quickly is short interest as a percentage of Float. Short interest as a percentage of float is the number of shorted shares divided by the float (the float is the total ...