2021 Blogs

Activist Short Selling Q3-2021

Activist Short Selling Q3-2021

The third quarter of 2021 saw fewer short campaigns. We have seen 'only' 24 new activist shorts campaigns as opposed to the YTD average of 34 per quarter. However, the activists overall kept …

Read More2021-10-01
Activist Short Selling in W38

Activist Short Selling in W38

This week we have registered one new major activist shorts campaign. Swan Street came out with a new report targeting WIMI, a Chinese-based US-listed company, due to classic allegations of China …

Read More2021-09-24
Activist Short Selling in W37

Activist Short Selling in W37

This week we have registered three new major activist shorts campaigns. We saw Muddy Waters target Danimer, a stock that was previously written about by Spruce Point. Muddy Waters alleges a barrage of claims …

Read More2021-09-18
Activist Short Selling in W35

Activist Short Selling in W35

This week we have registered one major activist shorts campaign and a number of follow-up reports. Bleecker published on a new target, a Miami-based tech IPO which features the usual red flags …

Read More2021-09-06
Activist Short Selling in W33

Activist Short Selling in W33

This week we have registered one new major activist shorts campaign. Wolfpack came out with a report featuring strong allegations of fraud in another US-listed Chinese-based company. The market so far …

Read More2021-08-21
Activist Short Selling in W32

Activist Short Selling in W32

This week we have registered four new major activist shorts campaigns.  Grizzly came out with another Chinese target, White Diamond wrote about an apparently unsuccessful tech company that is already down 25% since …

Read More2021-08-16
Activist Short Selling in W31

Activist Short Selling in W31

This week we have registered two major activist shorts campaigns.  Bleecker came out with a fresh look at an old name that the activist wrote about in 2016. Two others also …

Read More2021-08-07
Short Selling in W29

Short Selling in W29

This week we have registered two major activist shorts campaigns.  Valiant Varriors came out with their first report in 2021 and targeted a Hong Kong-listed stock due to allegations of widespread …

Read More2021-07-26
Short Selling in W26

Short Selling in W26

This week we have registered one new short campaign, one short call and several updates.  Bleecker put out another campaign focusing on an alleged pipe dream based on the idea of Disney World for …

Read More2021-07-05
Activist Short Selling in W25

Activist Short Selling in W25

This week we have registered two major campaigns and a couple of smaller updates.  After a longer period of silence, Viceroy has come out and published about an oil exploration company …

Read More2021-06-26