Short Interest

Shorts Begin to Pile Back Into Homebuilders

Recent short interest data shows that more people are betting heavily on a decline ... especially for homebuilders. Find out what that means for the sector. More 

Buy This FAST Stock on a Pullback

Investor sentiment on Fastenal (FAST) has been negative, but you can't fight the tape--and it's been ticking up for the past three months. More 

3 Short Squeeze Candidates for March

These three stocks have attracted a sizable number of bulls, but strong technicals and fundamentals could scare them out and start the rallies. More 

Shorting IPOs: An Especially Risky Bet

Many of the world's top investors short stocks, but shorting an IPO comes with extra risk. Here's what you need to know about the practice. More 

Pitney Bowes (PBI) Looks Bullish Despite 30% Short Interest

Bespoke Investment Group released a list of the most-shorted stocks last month. I decided to see how the stocks I follow stacked up. More 

2 Stocks Looking to Scare Up a Short Squeeze

The shorts have been piling into Stanley Black & Decker and Aetna, but they could be sent fleeing later this month should the earnings needle point north. More 

The Shorts Are Wrong on These 3 Stocks

Some bearish traders are getting a little too familiar with the "short" button -- and that means big squeeze possibilities for these stocks. More