Fund managers and other large investors short sell stocks (bet that stocks will decrease in price) as a hedge and/or speculation. But if the price goes up too fast, short sellers get stuck and have to cover the short position by purchasing the stocks outright. This causes upward pressure on the prices of stocks.

Here is a list of stocks with the highest percentage of short positions, compared to the number of shares available for trading (float).

Note: The price is unpredictable and the stocks can come down just as fast as they rise.

Short Interest Reports – Previous 10 Days

STOCKChartPrice at PublishingShort Interest %
GameStop Corp$325.00249.67%
Dillard’s Inc$87.81110.72%
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc$185.35107.25%
AMC Networks Inc$49.4290.37%
Macerich Co$15.7088.16%
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc$13.2678.97%
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc$35.3376.07%
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc$31.5172.68%
Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc$44.2971.95%
Fubotv Inc$42.2571.91%
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc$15.4371.33%
National Beverage Corp$151.5463.73%
Children’s Place Inc$73.4763.29%
iRobot Corp$120.1062.65%
Seritage Growth Properties$17.8161.98%
SunPower Corporation$54.0157.49%
Las Vegas Sands Corp$48.0952.54%
Sally Beauty Holdings Inc$15.1050.76%
GSX Techedu Inc$105.0150.32%
B&G Foods Inc$38.0849.74%
Guess? Inc$23.2249.35%
EVI Industries Inc$35.9148.90%
Brookfield Property REIT Inc$17.3546.73%
Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc$1.8346.19%
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.$39.5845.91%
GATX Corp$92.8045.69%
Inseego Corp$18.3644.57%
Gogo Inc$13.4043.95%
Accelerate Diagnostics Inc$10.2643.08%
Beyond Meat Inc$178.0842.89%
Altice USA Inc$35.5742.75%
Ontrak Inc$79.2942.56%
Stitch Fix Inc$95.4442.56%
Esperion Therapeutics Inc$31.4942.21%
Clovis Oncology Inc$7.9042.13%
MSG Networks Inc$17.2741.19%
Rocket Companies Inc$21.3640.72%
Macy’s Inc$15.0439.16% Inc$15.7139.13%
Discovery Inc$41.4238.87%
3D Systems Corp$35.5438.72%
Canopy Growth Corp$40.0737.62%
Stratasys Ltd$41.5137.52%
PetMed Express Inc$38.2037.44%
Academy Sports and Outdoors Inc$21.5036.98%
Regis Corp$9.4936.67%
World Acceptance Corp$143.4236.18%
Revlon Inc$11.5036.02%
American Airlines Group Inc$17.1735.56%
Carvana Co$261.1935.21%
Precigen Inc$8.5034.83%
Zynex Inc$18.0734.63%
Cinemark Holdings Inc$20.2434.40%
Rubius Therapeutics Inc$11.9734.30%
The Michaels Companies Inc$15.5034.25%
Vaxart Inc$11.9833.52%
Big Lots Inc$59.6832.95%
Ebix Inc$52.0732.94%
United Natural Foods Inc$27.0832.55%
Livent Corp$18.2232.34%
Realogy Holdings Corp$14.2031.92%
Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc$12.7531.66%
G1 Therapeutics Inc$24.1331.58% Inc$30.7331.45%
Luminar Technologies Inc$32.7031.34%
Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc$35.2431.33%

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