Short Selling

2 Hedging Strategies You Need to Protect Your Portfolio

A few recent down days may have traders spooked, but what about the bull market of the past five years? Learn how to protect your gains with a hedging strategy. More 

3 S&P 500 Short Squeeze Candidates

High short interest coupled with strong technical positions is rocket fuel for potential short squeezes in these three stocks. More 

3 Large Caps Begging for a Short Squeeze

There's nothing like high short interest to give stocks real quick-pop potential. Here are three large caps that could be on the verge of a short squeeze. More 

Petroleo Brasileiro Stock Follows Brazil’s Problems Down

Brasil's economic problems are rippling through to its major energy producer, PBR, and I am shorting Petroleo Brasileiro stock. Here's why... More 

Alcoa Insiders vs. Shorts Sets Up An Interesting Tug of War

The most recent short interest data released by the NASDAQ shows Alcoa is the #41 most shorted of the stock. However insider buying is high, too. Who's right? More 

10 Potential Short Selling Candidates for 2014

Looking for some short selling opportunities for the rest of the year? Heed some of of HDGE manager John Del Vecchio's most bearish picks. More 

SodaStream: 4 Ways to Trade the SODA Stock Implosion

SodaStream's recent implosion has created numerous trading opportunities. Use options and stops to profit in SODA stock in both the short and long term. More 

3 Stocks Building Toward a Big Short Squeeze

An awfully quick snapback against the market's current malaise seems likely, and if we get it, expect to see these stocks get pushed higher by a short squeeze. More 

3 Dogs of the Dow to Short Now

For the first time since September, the market is coming under significant selling pressure, and these "Dogs of the Dow" are particularly susceptible. More 

3 Stocks Primed for a Short Squeeze

These stocks look fundamentally sound, and yet the bears keep piling on. But their pain will be your gain if you jump in before the short squeeze. More