Category: Activist Shorts

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
Activist Short Selling in W13

Activist Short Selling in W13

This week we have registered two new major campaigns. Both campaigns targeted relatively small companies due to allegations of being pump and dump schemes with little real business and a lousy …

Read More2022-04-03
Activist Short Selling in W12

Activist Short Selling in W12

This week we have registered two new major short campaigns. We highlight Blue Orca's first 2022 report targeting Li-Cycle (LYCI), a lithium battery recycling business. The short-seller alleges all sorts of …

Read More2022-03-26
Activist Short Selling in W11

Activist Short Selling in W11

This week we have registered three new major short calls.  We highlight Lilium (LILM) a new target of Iceberg Research who is going after another stock that is supposedly only built on unsustainable hype. As …

Read More2022-03-19
Activist Short Selling in W10

Activist Short Selling in W10

This week we have registered two new major short campaigns.  We note the new campaign of Hindenburg which aimed at a molecular testing company due to allegations of deceptive billing. The …

Read More2022-03-12
Activist Short Selling in W9

Activist Short Selling in W9

This week we have registered two new major short campaigns and a number of follow-ups.  We note the ongoing saga with SBB a Swedish company that was targeted by Viceroy Research due …

Read More2022-03-06
Activist Short Selling in W8

Activist Short Selling in W8

This week we have registered two new major short campaigns and one short call. We also registered a number of follo-ups to existing campaigns. We highlight the new campaign of Viceroy …

Read More2022-02-27
Activist Short Selling in W7

Activist Short Selling in W7

This week we have registered three new major short campaigns and several updates.  We have seen Spruce target a relatively popular retail stock due to allegations of dubious accounting and business …

Read More2022-02-19