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Muddy Waters disclosed a short in Corestate

Muddy Waters disclosed a short in Corestate

TL; DR: Corestate Capital Holding shares were down as much as 29% today, following a disclosure of a 0.5% short position by Muddy Waters Capital.* Muddy Waters Capital disclosed a 0.5% short in German real …

Read More2019-10-16
Activist Short Selling in Q3 2019

Activist Short Selling in Q3 2019

Busiest quarter in 2019 for activist short sellers: 49 major new short calls/campaigns in Q3;* Best short calls (>$1b initial mkt cap): QCM, ON.MI -65.3%; ShadowFall, BUR -50.6%; Kerrisdale, CDNA -39.6%; Best short calls (<$1b initial …

Read More2019-10-02
Short Selling in US-listed Chinese firms

Short Selling in US-listed Chinese firms

TL; DR: D1 Capital and Egerton Capital made big profits on Friday by short selling two Chinese firms listed in the US. Related stocks plunged, after media reported that, according …

Read More2019-09-28
Who profited from NIO Inc drop?

Who profited from NIO Inc drop?

TL; DR: Egerton Capital profited from yesterday's 20.22% drop of NIO Inc stock by having a 0.52% short position. This is the only disclosed short position in NIO Inc in our …

Read More2019-09-25
Big Greek bank short gets smaller

Big Greek bank short gets smaller

TL; DR: We noted first National Bank of Greece short position decreases in 2019 by Oceanwood Capital. Since end of January and prior to these decreases, we recorded sixteen consecutive short position …

Read More2019-09-23
Gladstone reducing short positions

Gladstone reducing short positions

TL; DR: Gladstone Capital has been reducing almost all of their EU big shorts in the past two weeks. This is in strong contrast to previous 3-4 months, during which we, …

Read More2019-09-21
UK Short Selling

UK Short Selling

TL; DR: Kier Group and Thomas Cook Group top our list of most shorted UK stocks. TT International holds the biggest short positions in both these stocks.* Two UK stocks with …

Read More2019-09-04
Short Sellers' UK Favorite doubles in August

Short Sellers' UK Favorite doubles in August

TL; DR: Kier Group more than doubled in value since a multi-year low on July 31. Kier is the most shorted stock in all of our UK short-selling records.* As of this morning, …

Read More2019-08-13
New Burford Capital Short by Muddy Waters

New Burford Capital Short by Muddy Waters

TL; DR: Activist short seller Muddy Waters published a short report on Burford Capital. This stock was also in recent short-selling focus of ShadowFall and Gladstone Capital.* Discover the latest short positions by …

Read More2019-08-07
New Activist Shorts in July

New Activist Shorts in July

We recorded sixteen new major activist short reports in July. On average, corresponding stocks dropped 16%, while S&P 500 index is off about 3% from July highs. Two best performing activist shorts …

Read More2019-08-03