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Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Oct. 15

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the New York Stock Exchange as of the Oct. 15 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Oct. 15       Sept. 30     % Change   
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PIE      POWERSHARES DWA                228,179     1,613,933       -85.9
AON      AON CORP                     4,261,569    24,666,554       -82.7
IEV      ISHARES-S&P EURO               545,084     3,043,826       -82.1
SH       PROSHARES SHORT                215,321     1,149,846       -81.3
PDP      POWERSHRS DWA TE               205,426       857,513       -76.0
MBB      ISHARES BARCLY M               246,708     1,009,649       -75.6
KBE      SPDR KBW BANK ET             3,710,982    13,431,006       -72.4
FXO      FIRST TR FINANCI               451,338     1,499,634       -69.9
ACV      ALBERTO-CULVER               1,028,074     3,304,168       -68.9
DGS      WISDOMTREE EMERG               291,861       852,417       -65.8
PXH      POWERSH FTSE EMG               242,409       697,288       -65.2
SDY      SPDR S&P DIV ETF               766,390     1,904,874       -59.8
CYB      WISDOMTR CHINA                 346,206       815,415       -57.5
HYG      ISH-IBOXX H/Y CO               909,434     1,978,644       -54.0
EWG      ISHARES-GERMANY                634,046     1,341,004       -52.7
DZZ      PWR GOLD DBL SHR               264,222       555,414       -52.4
DBC      POWERSHARES DB C               544,685     1,128,751       -51.7
AGG      ISHARES BARCLAYS               542,505     1,104,493       -50.9
DBB      POWERSHARES DB B               225,907       457,823       -50.7
TWM      PROSHARES ULTRAS               921,428     1,852,621       -50.3
EZA      ISHARES-S AFR IN               819,599     1,642,150       -50.1
SLE      SARA LEE CORP                9,119,487    18,137,775       -49.7
NMR      NOMURA HLDGS-ADR             1,071,203     2,103,927       -49.1
FXD      FIRST TR CONS DS               347,895       682,593       -49.0
DOG      PROSHARES SHORT                264,950       489,457       -45.9
CBB      CINCINNATI BELL             14,917,907    27,410,852       -45.6
DVY      ISHARES-DJ DIV               1,128,776     2,057,074       -45.1
SMI      SEMICONDUCTOR-AD               771,196     1,399,411       -44.9
IJS      ISHARES-SP SCVAL               237,232       423,614       -44.0
APD      AIR PRODS & CHEM             1,773,144     3,156,695       -43.8
BGZ      LARGE CAP BEAR               1,263,664     2,229,970       -43.3
IAU      ISHARES GOLD TRU             1,885,735     3,321,211       -43.2
RWX      SPDR DJ INTERNAT               703,151     1,219,946       -42.4
PBW      POWERSH-W CL ENR               558,518       966,078       -42.2
RWT      REDWOOD TRUST                4,669,132     8,056,659       -42.0
CRH      CRH PLC-ADR                    998,142     1,701,186       -41.3
AIZ      ASSURANT INC                 1,753,929     2,978,923       -41.1
IWV      ISHARES-RS 3000                357,491       601,347       -40.6
DB       DEUTSCHE BANK-RG             3,741,971     6,258,269       -40.2
LQD      ISHARES-IBOXX IV               998,653     1,656,827       -39.7
TYH      TECH BULL 3X                   225,546       373,811       -39.7
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               288,932       475,784       -39.3
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL               403,537       664,124       -39.2
EEE      EVERGREEN ENERGY               713,635     1,166,112       -38.8
FCG      FIRST TR ISE CHI               408,011       665,140       -38.7
AHC      AH BELO CORP-A               1,088,453     1,773,388       -38.6
VXZ      IPATH-S&P M/T FU               218,669       353,099       -38.1
KIE      SPDR KBW INSURAN             1,379,824     2,215,212       -37.7
VTV      VANGUARD VAL ETF               292,640       466,139       -37.2
VWO      VANGUARD EM MK E             6,185,561     9,807,322       -36.9
LFC      CHINA LIFE-ADR               2,262,990     3,561,708       -36.5
UGL      PRSH-ULT GOLD                  227,105       357,029       -36.4
IYM      ISHARES-DJ BSC M               712,368     1,119,538       -36.4
OGE      OGE ENERGY CORP                715,426     1,123,837       -36.3
GIM      TEMPLETON GL INC               242,390       379,332       -36.1
SNP      CHINA PETRO-ADR                614,999       957,781       -35.8
KGC      KINROSS GOLD                12,809,965    19,631,542       -34.7
UNF      UNIFIRST CORP/MA               307,686       467,854       -34.2
TYC      TYCO INTL LTD               10,461,839    15,861,653       -34.0
XSD      SPDR S&P SEMICON               298,128       447,008       -33.3
RAI      REYNOLDS AMERICA             2,980,216     4,453,691       -33.1
VNQ      VANGUARD REIT ET             2,018,053     3,014,375       -33.1
MFB      MAIDENFORM BRAND               745,156     1,104,721       -32.5
OFG      ORIENTAL FINL                2,440,115     3,588,769       -32.0
KCE      SPDR KBW CAPITAL               508,515       741,763       -31.4
HMN      HORACE MANN EDUC               831,975     1,205,982       -31.0
PKG      PACKAGING CORP               1,084,779     1,570,923       -30.9
CEG      CONSTELLAT ENER              2,526,660     3,657,792       -30.9
VIP      VIMPELCOM LT-ADR               775,013     1,121,278       -30.9
EPP      ISHARES MSCI PAC             1,091,611     1,577,299       -30.8
SSI      STAGE STORES INC             1,135,767     1,638,615       -30.7
CUB      CUBIC CORP                     374,780       537,689       -30.3
AGQ      PRSH-ULT SILVER                264,366       378,569       -30.2
BMA      BANCO MACRO -ADR               210,254       300,908       -30.1
XLK      SPDR-TECH SEL S             18,023,980    25,662,840       -29.8
UHT      UNIVERSAL HEALTH               507,845       720,899       -29.6
BCE      BCE INC                      2,333,296     3,305,160       -29.4
EJ       E-HOUSE CHIN-ADS             4,295,646     6,044,335       -28.9
WES      WESTERN GAS PART               461,902       645,935       -28.5
MTX      MINERALS TECH                  496,521       693,453       -28.4
THI      TIM HORTONS INC                538,131       751,500       -28.4
EWU      ISHARES-UNITED K             2,068,224     2,884,769       -28.3
PKE      PARK ELECTROCHEM               475,605       662,385       -28.2
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               747,725     1,039,448       -28.1
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                842,609     1,170,092       -28.0
MON      MONSANTO CO                  7,728,720    10,646,128       -27.4
DGP      PW DB GOLD DBL L               296,522       404,930       -26.8
SEH      SPARTECH CORP                1,015,782     1,383,976       -26.6
KCP      KENNETH COLE-A                 435,859       592,107       -26.4
ICF      ISHARES-REALTY M             1,046,855     1,421,632       -26.4
KBR      KBR INC                      1,252,296     1,700,263       -26.3
FCH      FELCOR LODGING               2,821,860     3,829,058       -26.3
CMC      COMMERCIAL METAL             3,021,863     4,099,763       -26.3
FBC      FLAGSTAR BANCORP             3,644,495     4,934,646       -26.1
POT      POTASH CORP SAS              4,846,063     6,557,818       -26.1
IDA      IDACORP INC                  1,294,677     1,746,170       -25.9
ANW      AEGEAN MARINE PE             2,806,664     3,782,492       -25.8
ED       CONS EDISON INC              8,252,404    11,119,636       -25.8
NP       NEENAH PAPER INC               449,451       605,170       -25.7
IRE      BANK IRELAND-ADR             1,372,599     1,843,690       -25.6
TKR      TIMKEN CO                    1,275,348     1,711,357       -25.5
PST      PROSHARES 7-10YR               216,753       290,712       -25.4
EMR      EMERSON ELEC CO              9,157,731    12,264,031       -25.3
DTE      DTE ENERGY CO                2,253,805     3,012,005       -25.2
ITB      ISHARES-DJ HO CO               709,644       947,322       -25.1
KOP      KOPPERS HOLDINGS               669,813       893,677       -25.0
GLF      GULFMARK OFFSHOR             1,074,868     1,434,093       -25.0
DCO      DUCOMMUN INC                   361,000       481,171       -25.0
AEG      AEGON NV-NY REG              1,265,953     1,686,516       -24.9
SWH      SOFTWARE HOLDRS                221,287       294,324       -24.8
NWE      NORTHWESTERN COR             1,308,947     1,740,135       -24.8
IWF      ISHARES-RS 1K GR               832,753     1,105,576       -24.7
OXM      OXFORD INDS INC                682,732       905,853       -24.6
QLD      PROSHARES ULTRA                770,036     1,021,508       -24.6
CL       COLGATE-PALMOLIV             4,959,957     6,572,043       -24.5
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               341,599       452,341       -24.5
CHU      CHINA UNICOM-ADR             4,020,209     5,320,860       -24.4
THD      ISHARES THAI                   428,169       566,690       -24.4
IVW      ISHARES-SP500 GR               427,365       565,413       -24.4
COL      ROCKWELL COLLINS             2,604,542     3,443,019       -24.4
EBF      ENNIS INC                      677,668       894,628       -24.3
NRP      NATURAL RESOURCE               225,243       296,948       -24.1
AMT      AMERICAN TOWER-A             5,224,703     6,887,956       -24.1
STR      QUESTAR CORP                 3,933,899     5,160,273       -23.8
JLL      JONES LANG LASAL               955,208     1,251,135       -23.7
PUK      PRUDENTIAL-ADR                 575,629       753,781       -23.6
ECH      ISHARES MSCI CHI               485,064       633,130       -23.4
KAI      KADANT INC                     303,174       395,414       -23.3
CR       CRANE CO                       399,980       521,017       -23.2
TJX      TJX COS INC                  9,083,720    11,812,544       -23.1
BWS      BROWN SHOE CO                1,982,072     2,574,018       -23.0
PTP      PLATINUM UNDERWR             2,183,056     2,834,090       -23.0
LNT      ALLIANT ENERGY               1,502,596     1,947,328       -22.8
MCS      MARCUS CORP                    518,943       671,556       -22.7
UGP      ULTRAPAR PA-ADR                363,432       469,447       -22.6
AVY      AVERY DENNISON               1,939,458     2,501,268       -22.5
BRC      BRADY CORP - A               1,324,458     1,707,373       -22.4
FCF      FIRST COMMON FIN             6,328,646     8,147,414       -22.3
NSH      NUSTAR GP HOLDIN               284,473       366,032       -22.3
IYT      ISHARES-DJ US TR             3,143,954     4,035,726       -22.1
RNR      RENAISSANCERE                1,612,426     2,066,520       -22.0
HCC      HCC INSURANCE                  536,237       687,113       -22.0
XBI      SPDR S&P BIOTECH             1,518,201     1,942,462       -21.8
BID      SOTHEBY'S                    5,414,352     6,925,601       -21.8
CKP      CHECKPOINT SYS                 984,804     1,259,338       -21.8
MA       MASTERCARD INC-A             2,521,079     3,218,506       -21.7
BEE      STRATEGIC HOTELS             5,258,362     6,709,392       -21.6
EWS      ISHARES-SINGAPOR             1,533,133     1,950,942       -21.4
FCN      FTI CONSULTING               2,410,602     3,065,456       -21.4
EGY      VAALCO ENERGY                1,446,697     1,839,445       -21.4
PRA      PROASSURANCE COR             1,100,192     1,397,828       -21.3
SNI      SCRIPPS NET-CL A             2,162,341     2,744,973       -21.2
IXG      ISHARES-GL FINL                391,947       497,320       -21.2
IDX      MKT VECT-INDONEN               301,369       382,008       -21.1
CIR      CIRCOR INTL                    416,599       526,521       -20.9
MUSA     METALS USA HOLDI               520,820       658,080       -20.9
EWL      ISHARES-SWITZERL               748,276       944,724       -20.8
EMC      EMC CORP/MASS               46,409,957    58,578,309       -20.8
RKT      ROCK-TENN CO-A               1,465,424     1,849,424       -20.8
MS       MORGAN STANLEY              12,525,677    15,805,976       -20.8
RBS      ROYAL BANK-S ADR               304,877       383,324       -20.5
TG       TREDEGAR CORP                  689,314       865,582       -20.4
BGP      BORDERS GROUP                3,738,622     4,694,187       -20.4
SNH      SENIOR HOUSING               2,597,156     3,259,583       -20.3
CCK      CROWN HOLDINGS I             1,993,006     2,501,011       -20.3
UAM      UNIVERSAL AMERIC               982,694     1,233,042       -20.3
PCP      PRECISION CASTPT             3,423,183     4,293,621       -20.3
THG      HANOVER INSURANC             1,655,481     2,075,830       -20.2
SUR      CNA SURETY CORP                434,619       544,921       -20.2
T        AT&T INC                    45,964,735    57,526,696       -20.1
SDRL     SEADRILL LTD                 6,631,104     8,286,373       -20.0
FMR      FIRST MERCURY FI               352,467       440,361       -20.0
MFE      MCAFEE INC                   2,522,693     3,150,332       -19.9
IVZ      INVESCO LTD                 11,679,819    14,575,644       -19.9
ITC      ITC HOLDINGS COR             1,905,991     2,377,208       -19.8
CTS      CTS CORP                       961,552     1,199,113       -19.8
KT       KT CORP-ADR                  1,579,970     1,965,795       -19.6
NRG      NRG ENERGY                  11,809,051    14,692,047       -19.6
BDX      BECTON DICKINSON             5,227,922     6,503,525       -19.6
KG       KING PHARMACEUTI             5,372,388     6,679,171       -19.6
FGP      FERRELLGAS-LP                  233,240       289,932       -19.6
AMJ      JPM-ALERIAN MLP              3,050,873     3,792,272       -19.6
VVI      VIAD CORP                      584,835       726,347       -19.5
ARJ      ARCH CHEMICALS                 752,385       934,281       -19.5
TDC      TERADATA CORP                2,152,244     2,672,451       -19.5
NLY      ANNALY CAPITAL M            25,660,600    31,855,204       -19.4
TNB      THOMAS & BETTS                 777,555       963,744       -19.3
AVA      AVISTA CORP                  1,552,488     1,923,757       -19.3
ARG      AIRGAS INC                   4,064,123     5,035,062       -19.3
TSU      TIM PARTICIP-ADR               652,745       808,320       -19.2
CV       CENTRAL VERMONT                291,931       361,494       -19.2
ROG      ROGERS CORP                    435,009       538,664       -19.2
SVR      SYNIVERSE HOLDIN             2,778,825     3,440,968       -19.2
FXC      CRYSHS-CAN DOLLA               368,522       456,170       -19.2
AMLP     ALERIAN MLP ETF                818,004     1,011,457       -19.1
EWK      ISHARES MSCI BEL               518,587       641,179       -19.1
SD       SANDRIDGE ENERGY            31,491,602    38,936,029       -19.1
UBA      URSTADT BIDDLE-A               798,344       985,567       -19.0
DAN      DANA HOLDING                11,211,474    13,832,761       -18.9
ASF      ADMINISTAFF INC                915,142     1,128,929       -18.9

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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