Category: Retail Flows

SPAC (short) is back?

SPAC (short) is back?

The trend of pushing companies onto the public market via a SPAC transaction does not seem to be dying out. There was a brief pause earlier this year in terms …

Read More2021-11-07
When meme-traders and short-sellers collide

When meme-traders and short-sellers collide

The relationship of the newly minted retailer traders and short-sellers was rocky from the beginning. It began with GME and AMC and continued with the retail traders focusing on short-squeezes. …

Read More2021-11-03
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 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 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 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
Robinhood Class of '21

Robinhood Class of '21

In this post, we look at the 10 best-performing stocks in the popular Robinhood's Top 100 Most Popular stocks list so far. As our business is tracking what the retail …

Read More2021-02-06
Top 100 Robinhood stocks: Who joined?

Top 100 Robinhood stocks: Who joined?

At Breakout Point we are tracking retail popularity and sentiment by focusing on a number of different channels. One of the ways we keep a pulse of what the retail …

Read More2021-01-09
Retail Popularity January 7

Retail Popularity January 7

Today in premarket on January 7 we are seeing the following stocks with high retail popularity estimates:  Positive Retail Sentiment Today's notable positive retail sentiment stocks in the list include Apple (AAPL), …

Read More2021-01-07
Retail Popularity January 5

Retail Popularity January 5

Today in premarket on January 5 we are seeing the following stocks with high retail popularity estimates:  Positive Retail Sentiment Today's notable positive retail sentiment stocks in the list include QuantumScap …

Read More2021-01-05