Category: Activist Shorts

Activist Short Selling in W14

Activist Short Selling in W14

This week we have registered three new short campaigns and a number of follow-up reports.  Perhaps the most interesting one was Hindenburg, who again aimed at a trendy and popular …

Read More2021-04-10
Activist Short Selling in W13

Activist Short Selling in W13

Past week we have registered two new major short campaigns.  A newcomer has launched an ambitious campaign against a large IT consulting firm and alleged fraudulent accounting.  We also look …

Read More2021-04-05
Activist Shorts Q1 2021

Activist Shorts Q1 2021

The first quarter of 2021 was certainly eventful. We have seen 45 new activist campaigns targeting various companies from the obvious EV stocks to recent SPACs and more. Contrary to …

Read More2021-04-03
Activist Shorts Selling in W10

Activist Shorts Selling in W10

This week we registered six new major short reports and a number of follow-up reports.  Among the most interesting ones was by Grizzly Research, who targeted a drone company.  We also note …

Read More2021-03-15
Activist Shorts Selling in W9

Activist Shorts Selling in W9

This week we registered four new campaigns.  The most impactful were so far, new from Muddy Waters and new from Mariner Research. The latter targeted an EV company which  according to the …

Read More2021-03-08
Activist Short Selling in W7

Activist Short Selling in W7

This week we have registered three new major short campaigns, with targeted stocks trading about 30% lower on average. We saw Wolfpack pick a fight with another Chinese-based company. This …

Read More2021-02-22
Activist Short Selling in W5

Activist Short Selling in W5

This week we have registered three new major short campaigns. The most talked about was by Hindenburg Research who targeted a SPAC backed by Chamath Palihapitiya. We also highlight the developments in …

Read More2021-02-08
Activist Short Selling in W3

Activist Short Selling in W3

Last week we have registered four new major short campaigns and calls. We have seen Kerrisdale take a shot an alternative energy company which has been targeted five times before. According …

Read More2021-01-25
Activist Short Selling in W2

Activist Short Selling in W2

This week we have registered eight new major short research reports and flags, with targeted shares trading 17% lower on average. The most influential was short of J Capital Research. The …

Read More2021-01-18
Activist Short Selling in 2020

Activist Short Selling in 2020

We look back at the rather eventful year of 2020 with 177 new major short reports and calls we recorded. We reminisce about some of the Big Shorts that played …

Read More2021-01-04