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The Big Shorts

The Big Shorts

4.93k followers14 symbols Watchlist by Yahoo Finance

This basket consists of stocks with large short positions against them.

Curated by Yahoo Finance

Background

Some of the most famous, or infamous, trades in the hedge fund business include shorts. This is when the fund manager bets the price of a stock will go down. Analysts at Goldman Sachs have identified these stocks as being among the most heavily shorted stocks in the market.

How did we choose these stocks?

Each of these stocks was chosen by the Yahoo Finance editorial staff.

Who made these selections?

Yahoo Finance is the most-read business website in the US, garnering roughly 75 million unique visitors every month. The site has extensive coverage of both consumer technology and the business of tech companies.

How are these weighted?

The stocks in this watchlist are weighted equally.

Performance

WatchlistChange today1-month return1-year returnTotal return
The Big Shorts-0.10%-4.29%-9.17%+11.39%
^GSPC-0.17%-3.53%+11.58%+3459.26%

14 symbols

SymbolCompany nameLast priceChange% changeMarket timeVolumeAvg vol (3-month)Market cap
WMTWalmart Inc.138.81+0.50+0.36%10:05 am GMT-41.19M10.70M393.35B
PGThe Procter & Gamble Company137.82-0.14-0.10%10:05 am GMT-4440.00k6.45M343.12B
DISThe Walt Disney Company126.24-0.97-0.76%10:05 am GMT-4808.48k11.33M228.12B
INTCIntel Corporation49.81-0.14-0.28%10:05 am GMT-43.86M33.72M211.84B
TAT&T Inc.28.505-0.01-0.02%10:05 am GMT-43.56M34.28M203.10B
ABTAbbott Laboratories104.03-0.77-0.73%10:05 am GMT-4386.16k5.25M184.19B
XOMExxon Mobil Corporation35.14-0.39-1.10%10:05 am GMT-44.03M23.06M148.58B
CVXChevron Corporation74.265-1.26-1.67%10:05 am GMT-42.20M9.16M138.67B
IBMInternational Business Machines Corporation120.54+0.03+0.02%10:05 am GMT-4303.94k4.56M107.35B
BAThe Boeing Company158.15+1.35+0.86%10:05 am GMT-43.40M32.48M89.27B
CATCaterpillar Inc.147.4+0.25+0.17%10:05 am GMT-4280.32k3.18M79.82B
TGTTarget Corporation154.355+0.27+0.18%10:05 am GMT-4312.90k4.12M77.27B
GEGeneral Electric Company6.3089+0.06+0.94%10:05 am GMT-413.61M89.75M55.22B