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Golden Star Resources Ltd. (GSS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Golden Star Resources Ltd. (GSS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:GSS) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 9,371,344 shares, a growth of 2.2% from the August... 
LiqTech International Inc (LIQT) Short Interest Update

LiqTech International Inc (LIQT) Short Interest Update

LiqTech International Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:LIQT) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 1,458,743 shares, an increase of 489.6% from... 
Short Interest in Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (FAX) Increases By 163.8%

Short Interest in Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (FAX) Increases By 163.8%

Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:FAX) was the target of a significant increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 131,256 shares, an increase... 
Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund Inc. (CLM) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund Inc. (CLM) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CLM) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 237,055 shares, an increase of 24.7% from the... 
Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on National CineMedia (NCMI)

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on National CineMedia (NCMI)

National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI) was the target of unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock traders acquired 974 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,738% compared to the typical... 
Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG)

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG)

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Traders purchased 3,588 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,474% compared to the average volume... 
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on A. O. Smith (AOS)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on A. O. Smith (AOS)

A. O. Smith Corp (NYSE:AOS) saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders purchased 563 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,004% compared to the average volume of 51 put options. In... 
Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Pandora Media Put Options (P)

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Pandora Media Put Options (P)

Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) was the target of some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors bought 22,101 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,394% compared to the average volume of 1,479 put options. P opened... 
Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on LKQ (LKQ)

Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on LKQ (LKQ)

LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ) was the target of unusually large options trading on Monday. Investors purchased 2,353 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,798% compared to the average daily volume of 124 put options. Shares... 
Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Pandora Media Put Options (P)

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Pandora Media Put Options (P)

Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) was the target of some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors bought 22,101 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,394% compared to the average volume of 1,479 put options. P opened... 
Seritage Growth Properties Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SRG)

Seritage Growth Properties Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SRG)

Seritage Growth Properties (NYSE:SRG) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors acquired 2,110 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 4,037% compared to the typical daily... 
Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO) Short Interest Update

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO) Short Interest Update

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 879,554 shares, a decline of 32.3% from the August... 
Short Interest in Mplx Lp (MPLX) Decreases By 32.6%

Short Interest in Mplx Lp (MPLX) Decreases By 32.6%

Mplx Lp (NYSE:MPLX) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,836,792 shares, a drop of 32.6% from the August 15th total of 7,181,364 shares. Based... 
Olin Target of Unusually High Options Trading (OLN)

Olin Target of Unusually High Options Trading (OLN)

Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Traders bought 4,047 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,076% compared to the average daily volume of 344 put options. Several... 
Leggett & Platt Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (LEG)

Leggett & Platt Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (LEG)

Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 10,029 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 7,615% compared to the average... 
Short Interest in Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (CCO) Decreases By 34.1%

Short Interest in Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (CCO) Decreases By 34.1%

Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCO) was the target of a large drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 652,123 shares, a drop of 34.1% from the August 15th... 
PJT Partners Inc (PJT) Short Interest Update

PJT Partners Inc (PJT) Short Interest Update

PJT Partners Inc (NYSE:PJT) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 321,196 shares, a decrease of 63.9% from the August 15th total... 
Short Interest in Ypf Sa (YPF) Rises By 48.8%

Short Interest in Ypf Sa (YPF) Rises By 48.8%

Ypf Sa (NYSE:YPF) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,196,288 shares, an increase of 48.8% from the August 15th total of 1,475,934 shares. Based... 
Affiliated Managers Group Target of Unusually High Options Trading (AMG)

Affiliated Managers Group Target of Unusually High Options Trading (AMG)

Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE:AMG) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. Investors bought 939 call options on the company. This is an increase of 1,706% compared to the typical daily volume... 
First Trust Natural Gas ETF (FCG) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

First Trust Natural Gas ETF (FCG) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

First Trust Natural Gas ETF (NYSEARCA:FCG) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 262,202 shares, a drop of 49.8% from the August 15th total of... 
Short Interest in ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500 (SPXU) Grows By 42.6%

Short Interest in ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500 (SPXU) Grows By 42.6%

ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPXU) saw a large growth in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,096,130 shares, a growth of 42.6% from the August 15th total of 768,845... 
ViaSat Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VSAT)

ViaSat Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VSAT)

ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Investors bought 872 put options on the company. This is an increase of 1,284% compared to the typical daily volume of 63 put options. Shares... 
MGIC Investment Target of Unusually High Options Trading (MTG)

MGIC Investment Target of Unusually High Options Trading (MTG)

MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock investors purchased 16,744 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 13,295% compared to the average daily volume... 
Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ)

Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ)

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 2,728 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 2,065% compared to the typical volume of... 
Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Sees Unusually High Options Volume (RARE)

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Sees Unusually High Options Volume (RARE)

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc (NASDAQ:RARE) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Investors bought 6,557 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 9,135% compared to the... 
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Gulfport Energy Put Options (GPOR)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Gulfport Energy Put Options (GPOR)

Gulfport Energy Co. (NASDAQ:GPOR) saw unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock traders purchased 1,005 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,205% compared to the typical volume... 
Short Interest in ALLETE Inc (ALE) Decreases By 33.5%

Short Interest in ALLETE Inc (ALE) Decreases By 33.5%

ALLETE Inc (NYSE:ALE) was the target of a large drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 512,526 shares, a drop of 33.5% from the August 15th total of 770,815 shares.... 
Short Interest in Koninklijke Philips NV (PHG) Rises By 68.0%

Short Interest in Koninklijke Philips NV (PHG) Rises By 68.0%

Koninklijke Philips NV (NYSE:PHG) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,821,194 shares, a growth of 68.0% from the August 15th... 
ING Groep NV (ING) Short Interest Down 43.5% in August

ING Groep NV (ING) Short Interest Down 43.5% in August

ING Groep NV (NYSE:ING) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,640,037 shares, a drop of 43.5% from the August 15th total of 2,903,826... 
Short Interest in Westpac Banking Corp (WBK) Expands By 54.5%

Short Interest in Westpac Banking Corp (WBK) Expands By 54.5%

Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK) was the target of a large growth in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,150,481 shares, a growth of 54.5% from the August 15th total of 744,833 shares.... 
Global X MLP ETF (MLPA) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Global X MLP ETF (MLPA) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Global X MLP ETF (NYSEARCA:MLPA) saw a significant increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,712,214 shares, an increase of 56.1% from the August 15th total of 1,096,542 shares.... 
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Short Interest Update

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Short Interest Update

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,224,676 shares, a decrease of 22.6% from the August 15th total of 11,921,063 shares.... 
Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) Short Interest Down 5.3% in August

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) Short Interest Down 5.3% in August

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 52,741,969 shares, a decline of 5.3% from the August 15th total of 55,696,764... 
Traders Purchase Large Volume of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Call Options (WH)

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Call Options (WH)

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:WH) was the target of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors bought 6,005 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 6,802% compared to the average volume... 
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on Packaging Corp Of America (PKG)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on Packaging Corp Of America (PKG)

Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Traders acquired 1,609 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,559% compared to the average... 
Enel Americas SA (ENIA) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Enel Americas SA (ENIA) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Enel Americas SA (NYSE:ENIA) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,506,343 shares, an increase of 41.7% from the August 15th total... 
Direxion Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares (TMF) Short Interest Update

Direxion Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares (TMF) Short Interest Update

Direxion Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares (NYSEARCA:TMF) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 223,734 shares, a drop of 63.5% from the August... 
Barings BDC Inc (BBDC) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Barings BDC Inc (BBDC) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Barings BDC Inc (NASDAQ:BBDC) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,355,002 shares, a growth of 50.5% from the August 15th total of 900,120 shares.... 
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of FMC Put Options (FMC)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of FMC Put Options (FMC)

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders bought 2,153 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 2,097% compared to the average volume of 98... 
Investors Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Bloomin’ Brands (BLMN)

Investors Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Bloomin’ Brands (BLMN)

Bloomin’ Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BLMN) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Investors acquired 587 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,051% compared to the average daily volume of 51 call... 
Weyerhaeuser Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (WY)

Weyerhaeuser Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (WY)

Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Stock traders bought 11,127 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 2,768% compared to the average daily volume of 388 call... 
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Banco Santander Put Options (SAN)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Banco Santander Put Options (SAN)

Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Investors purchased 5,545 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 2,540% compared to the typical volume of 210 put options. Several... 
Investors Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Arconic (ARNC)

Investors Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Arconic (ARNC)

Arconic Inc (NYSE:ARNC) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders bought 7,914 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,269% compared to the average daily volume of 578 put options. Several... 
Iridium Communications Sees Unusually High Options Volume (IRDM)

Iridium Communications Sees Unusually High Options Volume (IRDM)

Iridium Communications Inc (NASDAQ:IRDM) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Investors acquired 1,288 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 914% compared to the typical... 
Granite Construction Inc. (GVA) Short Interest Update

Granite Construction Inc. (GVA) Short Interest Update

Granite Construction Inc. (NYSE:GVA) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,557,497 shares, an increase of 54.4% from the August 15th... 
Deutsche Bank AG (DB) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Deutsche Bank AG (DB) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 80,975,495 shares, a decrease of 4.0% from the August 15th total of 84,349,222... 
Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) Short Interest Down 18.0% in August

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) Short Interest Down 18.0% in August

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,454,891 shares, a drop of 18.0% from... 
NCI Building Systems Inc (NCS) Short Interest Up 71.2% in August

NCI Building Systems Inc (NCS) Short Interest Up 71.2% in August

NCI Building Systems Inc (NYSE:NCS) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,231,389 shares, a growth of 71.2% from the August 15th total... 
Short Interest in Imax Corp (IMAX) Decreases By 45.8%

Short Interest in Imax Corp (IMAX) Decreases By 45.8%

Imax Corp (NYSE:IMAX) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,353,693 shares, a drop of 45.8% from the August 15th total of 6,191,455 shares. Approximately... 
B&G Foods Sees Unusually High Options Volume (BGS)

B&G Foods Sees Unusually High Options Volume (BGS)

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors bought 3,617 put options on the company. This is an increase of 2,053% compared to the average volume of 168 put options. BGS...