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3 Stocks Set Up for a Short Squeeze in September

These energy, railroad and food stocks are primed to perform

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Chesapeake Energy

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With a short interest ratio of 6, Chesapeake Energy (CHK) is among our favorites on this list. The market is focusing on this energy leader after the dust settled from the Aubrey McClendon drama and it shows as the share prices have added almost 60% year-to-date.

Short sellers are increasing positions at a rapid pace, setting the stock up for a covering rally.  With CHK challenging its March 2012 highs at $26, a break much higher will likely act as the trigger for the shorts to begin their buybacks.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2013/08/short-squeeze-stocks-csx-chk-tsn/.

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