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Activist Shorts Weekly W38

Activist Shorts Weekly W38

This week we have not registered any new major short campaigns.  Despite low activity in new publishing, we are seeing plenty of updates. Muddy Waters continues to grapple with RUN, Spruce is …

Read More2022-09-23
Activist Short Selling in W27

Activist Short Selling in W27

This week we have not registered any new major short campaigns.   Despite the overall low activity we have noted several updates and follow-ups. Hindenburg is apparently sued by EBIX, Culper points …

Read More2022-07-11
Activist Short Selling in H1-2022

Activist Short Selling in H1-2022

In this bear's first-half of the year we saw 65 new major short and critical campaigns. This is 18% less than in H1-2021. On average, shares declined 32% following a release …

Read More2022-07-02
Activist Short Selling in W26

Activist Short Selling in W26

This week we have registered three new major short campaigns.  All of them targeted EV plays. Peabody and Fuzzy Panda aimed at EV charging businesses and Grizzly Research took a shot at the …

Read More2022-07-02
Activist Short Selling in W24

Activist Short Selling in W24

This week we have registered two new major short campaigns.  We highlight a new target of Hindenburg, EBIX. This fintech company was previously hit by other two shorts, but Hindenburg still …

Read More2022-06-19
Bridgewater discloses €5.2b short on European companies

Bridgewater discloses €5.2b short on European companies

17 new short positions by Bridgewater were disclosed so far this week. All are bets against major EU companies, including, Allianz, TotalEnergies and BNP Paribas. We estimated that, as of …

Read More2022-06-15
Activist Short Selling in W21

Activist Short Selling in W21

This week we have registered one new campaign.  It was Sumerian who targeted Bright Green (BGXX), a recent direct listing of a cannabis pharma company, which is, according to the activist, apparently …

Read More2022-05-29
Activist Shorts in W20

Activist Shorts in W20

This week we have registered four new campaigns.  We highlight a new report by Wolfpack which targeted a biotech company with supposedly dubious data and a high likelihood of failure when …

Read More2022-05-21
Activist Short Selling in W19

Activist Short Selling in W19

This week we have registered three new major campaigns. Despite a down market, short-sellers are keeping to themselves and mostly updating their reports and mostly targeting smaller companies.  We highlight a new …

Read More2022-05-15
Activist Short Selling in W18

Activist Short Selling in W18

This week we have registered four new major campaigns. We highlight the new report by Scorpion Capital which targeted IonQ (IONQ) and alleged fraud in the quantum computing space. The stock is …

Read More2022-05-07