Short Selling

Your Core Portfolio: Special Situations

The "special situations" portion of our core portfolio -- such as turnarounds, speculative plays and shorts -- is often where the biggest profits lie. More 

Analysts, Short Sellers Are at Odds Over These 3 Stocks

The analyst community seems to be solidly behind these three stocks ... but they're pitted against a large group of short sellers. More 

5 Stocks Crushing the Short Sellers

A rising tide lifts all boats -- even the most unseaworthy ones -- and that makes a raging bull market a terrible time to be a short seller. More 

3 Midcaps Ready to Stomp Out the Shorts

These three midcap stocks are sitting on positive fundamentals and technicals, but the shorts continue to pile on. Their mistake. More 

7 Highly Shorted Stocks Set for a Big Move

The bears might not always be right, but it's still important to keep tabs on what they're hunting -- that's where you'll find potential traps and opportunities. More 

Short ETFs: The Right Solution for You?

Short ETFs are a great way to add some protection against a sliding market, but only if you use these inverse funds properly. More 

3 Short Squeeze Candidates for July

A new wave of cash flow into stocks from the flagging bond market is pressuring short sellers -- especially for these three names. More