Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Feb. 15

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



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Feb. 15       Jan. 31      % Change   
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CSX      CSX CORP                     4,209,722    22,546,317       -81.3
WBD      WIMM-BILL-DA-ADR               335,409     1,088,437       -69.2
IOO      ISHARES-S&P GLOB               305,578       987,452       -69.1
IYC      ISHARES-DJ CN SR               273,703       711,988       -61.6
VEA      VANGUARD MSCI EA               847,142     2,047,758       -58.6
ECH      ISHARES MSCI CHI               322,095       742,349       -56.6
BAM      BROOKFIELD ASS-A               250,994       571,364       -56.1
EPI      WISDOMTREE INDIA             1,969,658     4,346,318       -54.7
IGE      ISHARES S&P NRSI               260,473       555,382       -53.1
EMB      ISHARES-JPM EM B               221,084       464,029       -52.4
BTM      BRASIL TELEC-ADR               494,054     1,023,655       -51.7
BHH      B2B INTERNET HOL               211,983       438,667       -51.7
VEU      VANGUARD FTSE AL             1,162,866     2,377,076       -51.1
DXD      PROSHARES ULTRAS               425,064       854,303       -50.2
CAE      CAE INC                        239,461       477,343       -49.8
CAH      CARDINAL HEALTH              3,654,369     7,043,041       -48.1
GIB      CGI GROUP INC-A                702,822     1,335,224       -47.4
CIS      CAMELOT INFO-ADR               310,819       574,408       -45.9
CEW      WISDOM-EMER CURR               374,403       686,066       -45.4
SCZ      ISHARES MSCI SMA               647,495     1,179,758       -45.1
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               297,860       540,741       -44.9
KV/A     KV PHARM-A                     846,113     1,528,468       -44.6
VIV      VIVO-ADR                     1,409,334     2,524,550       -44.2
INXX     EMERGING GLOBAL                229,954       406,764       -43.5
CHMT     CHEMTURA CORP                  729,521     1,286,659       -43.3
CBT      CABOT CORP                     588,076     1,034,614       -43.2
BDH      BROADBAND HOLDRS               312,256       547,578       -43.0
CAJ      CANON INC-ADR                  377,092       641,761       -41.2
TDC      TERADATA CORP                1,228,765     2,074,462       -40.8
AEG      AEGON NV-NY REG                732,900     1,225,798       -40.2
IEO      ISHARES-DJ O&G               1,238,649     2,060,525       -39.9
MBT      MOBILE TELES-ADR             1,651,558     2,744,845       -39.8
IYF      ISHARES-DJ FN SC               374,769       618,632       -39.4
CS       CREDIT SUISS-ADR             1,140,567     1,842,717       -38.1
CPO      CORN PRODUCTS                  250,243       401,396       -37.7
PAA      PLAINS ALL AMER                235,580       377,333       -37.6
SI       SIEMENS AG-ADR                 402,241       644,113       -37.6
GSL      GLOBAL SHIP-CL A               236,921       378,883       -37.5
PDE      PRIDE INTL INC               2,696,971     4,301,326       -37.3
EEV      PROSHARES ULTRA                207,059       319,100       -35.1
HDB      HDFC BANK-ADR                  333,146       511,802       -34.9
EIX      EDISON INTL                  3,165,717     4,822,094       -34.3
ALJ      ALON USA ENERGY                949,618     1,442,380       -34.2
CBS      CBS CORP-B                  13,449,040    20,411,325       -34.1
GSG      ISHARES S&P GSCI               565,622       849,680       -33.4
NYX      NYSE EURONEXT                5,040,409     7,562,705       -33.4
BPL      BUCKEYE PARTNERS               254,155       378,942       -32.9
KB       KB FINANCIAL-ADR               410,346       606,314       -32.3
PML      PIMCO MUNICIP II               270,338       399,016       -32.2
VTV      VANGUARD VAL ETF               453,410       667,206       -32.0
LAZ      LAZARD LTD-CL A                950,440     1,394,684       -31.9
FXE      CRYSHS-EURO TR               2,561,801     3,722,549       -31.2
WU       WESTERN UNION               15,386,536    22,308,708       -31.0
TI       TELECOM ITAL-ADR               418,058       605,906       -31.0
CCG      CAMPUS CREST COM               804,593     1,161,303       -30.7
RF       REGIONS FINANCIA            40,565,541    58,474,952       -30.6
TKC      TURKCELL ILE-ADR             1,400,986     2,014,916       -30.5
CHL      CHINA MOBILE-ADR             1,516,992     2,181,469       -30.5
GDXJ     MARKET VECTORS J             4,126,381     5,927,372       -30.4
MFE      MCAFEE INC                   2,403,039     3,440,182       -30.1
VTI      VANGUARD TL SK E             1,587,300     2,265,993       -30.0
CNA      CNA FINL CORP                  644,467       918,580       -29.8
ABB      ABB LTD-ADR                  3,344,173     4,741,023       -29.5
CPA      COPA HOLDIN-CL A               347,207       491,002       -29.3
EEE      EVERGREEN ENERGY             1,332,267     1,867,460       -28.7
PJC      PIPER JAFFRAY CO               556,434       778,326       -28.5
BAH      BOOZ ALLEN HAMIL               720,743     1,004,423       -28.2
IHS      IHS INC-CLASS A                739,972     1,030,359       -28.2
PLD      PROLOGIS                    19,374,850    26,974,642       -28.2
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               722,611     1,001,060       -27.8
ACP      AVENUE INCOME CR               729,987     1,011,186       -27.8
TEN      TENNECO INC                  3,291,308     4,553,566       -27.7
ACV      ALBERTO-CULVER                 286,393       396,023       -27.7
DSX      DIANA SHIPPING I             1,276,903     1,762,063       -27.5
TAM      TAM SA-ADR                     782,256     1,068,117       -26.8
ST       SENSATA TECHNOLO               750,459     1,023,186       -26.7
PGH      PENGROWTH ENERGY               477,917       648,381       -26.3
AGG      ISHARES BARCLAYS               861,516     1,166,878       -26.2
PZA      POWERSH-I N M B                205,837       278,226       -26.0
UBS      UBS AG-REG                   5,216,767     7,051,163       -26.0
SYA      SYMETRA FINANCIA               228,475       308,572       -26.0
EL       ESTEE LAUDER                 3,300,563     4,452,822       -25.9
V        VISA INC-CLASS A             7,712,197    10,371,267       -25.6
AWH      ALLIED WORLD ASS               704,263       946,854       -25.6
JPM      JPMORGAN CHASE              25,317,500    33,881,523       -25.3
WBC      WABCO HOLDINGS                 401,768       537,525       -25.3
VPL      VANGUARD MSCI PA               275,981       368,326       -25.1
CAP      CAI INTERNATIONA               309,269       411,906       -24.9
CP       CANADIAN PACIFIC             1,145,130     1,513,802       -24.4
NMM      NAVIOS MARITIME                652,703       861,544       -24.2
GLD      SPDR GOLD TRUST             15,138,277    19,942,493       -24.1
AVY      AVERY DENNISON               1,497,186     1,969,333       -24.0
AMJ      JPM-ALERIAN MLP              4,936,774     6,486,601       -23.9
CNI      CAN NATL RAILWAY               675,995       886,281       -23.7
DHT      DHT HOLDINGS INC             1,404,071     1,836,927       -23.6
NST      NSTAR                        2,979,691     3,887,151       -23.3
DIA      SPDR DJIA TRUST             15,201,752    19,774,945       -23.1
TS       TENARIS-ADR                  6,959,493     9,010,584       -22.8
DFS      DISCOVER FINANCI             8,013,109    10,370,435       -22.7
DAL      DELTA AIR LI                 9,946,483    12,871,389       -22.7
LPL      LG DISPLAY-ADR               2,610,971     3,359,262       -22.3
LFL      LAN AIRLINES-ADR             5,932,007     7,625,420       -22.2
KG       KING PHARMACEUTI               321,963       413,602       -22.2
LUX      LUXOTTICA GR-ADR               289,518       371,412       -22.0
CL       COLGATE-PALMOLIV             3,838,015     4,921,400       -22.0
TSL      TRINA SOLAR-ADR              6,500,788     8,307,964       -21.8
XLB      SPDR-MATERIALS              18,288,195    23,336,819       -21.6
ARW      ARROW ELECTRONIC             1,758,746     2,243,423       -21.6
ALB      ALBEMARLE CORP                 909,602     1,159,970       -21.6
CAB      CABELA'S INC                 4,842,331     6,169,392       -21.5
IYE      ISHARES-DJ ENERG               343,485       437,542       -21.5
ORN      ORION MARINE                 1,563,492     1,990,538       -21.5
BPO      BROOKFIELD PROP              4,939,626     6,263,045       -21.1
AET      AETNA INC                    3,807,668     4,826,700       -21.1
CFN      CAREFUSION CORP              3,978,283     5,020,711       -20.8
CHK      CHESAPEAKE ENERG            23,563,248    29,704,225       -20.7
GNT      GAB NAT RES GOLD             2,232,902     2,804,889       -20.4
HS       HEALTHSPRING INC             1,795,377     2,253,291       -20.3
SQM      QUIMICA Y-SP ADR             1,888,351     2,367,882       -20.3
TLK      TELEKOMUNIKA-ADR               601,680       753,940       -20.2
SYX      SYSTEMAX INC                   643,953       806,856       -20.2
IWD      ISHARES-RS 1K VL             1,522,327     1,906,200       -20.1
VNQ      VANGUARD REIT ET             3,052,782     3,817,344       -20.0
GA       GIANT INTERA-ADR               360,457       450,609       -20.0
LH       LABORATORY CP                3,994,445     4,981,008       -19.8
RHB      REHABCARE GROUP                893,805     1,114,023       -19.8
BHS      BROOKFIELD HOMES               496,966       618,086       -19.6
SVN      7 DAYS GROUP-ADR             1,067,496     1,327,257       -19.6
DB       DEUTSCHE BANK-RG             2,706,934     3,360,825       -19.5
CHU      CHINA UNICOM-ADR             3,826,990     4,737,710       -19.2
FO       FORTUNE BRANDS               1,803,356     2,227,328       -19.0
OSK      OSHKOSH CORP                 2,295,302     2,834,017       -19.0
WYN      WYNDHAM WORLDWID             5,495,581     6,781,777       -19.0
QEP      QEP RESOURCES IN             2,776,455     3,421,571       -18.9
H        HYATT HOTELS-A               1,179,782     1,450,921       -18.7
BIG      BIG LOTS INC                 3,582,488     4,405,194       -18.7
TZA      SMALL CAP BEAR 3             4,398,640     5,407,863       -18.7
UTR      UNITRIN INC                    253,484       311,622       -18.7
KBR      KBR INC                      1,271,720     1,563,317       -18.7
SWM      SCHWEITZER-MAUDU               571,276       701,784       -18.6
BLK      BLACKROCK INC                  705,963       865,769       -18.5
ENI      ENERSIS SA-ADR                 469,021       574,890       -18.4
ECA      ENCANA CORP                 14,898,920    18,190,388       -18.1
CFI      CULP INC                       373,253       455,559       -18.1
RSH      RADIOSHACK CORP              9,464,311    11,533,967       -17.9
CHT      CHUNGHWA TEL-ADR               299,175       364,421       -17.9
DVN      DEVON ENERGY CO              5,874,481     7,151,931       -17.9
BRS      BRISTOW GROUP IN             1,610,400     1,959,600       -17.8
CGI      CELADON GROUP                  714,098       868,808       -17.8
MTL      MECHEL-SPON ADR              3,449,824     4,196,318       -17.8
IPG      INTERPUBLIC GRP             11,742,805    14,215,044       -17.4
SYT      SYNGENTA AG-ADR                395,879       479,076       -17.4
ETP      ENERGY TRANSF PA               962,134     1,162,974       -17.3
EXL      EXCEL TRUST INC                543,298       656,063       -17.2
IRC      INLAND REAL ESTA             1,970,353     2,374,042       -17.0
NRG      NRG ENERGY                   8,004,889     9,644,830       -17.0
RIG      TRANSOCEAN LTD              11,366,954    13,675,374       -16.9
DDM      PROSHARES ULTRAD               308,671       371,356       -16.9
SSCC     SMURFIT-STONE CO               839,258     1,008,835       -16.8
PCX      PATRIOT COAL                 8,743,109    10,485,239       -16.6
NS       NUSTAR ENERGY LP               426,172       510,516       -16.5
LF       LEAPFROG ENTERPR             2,076,370     2,485,112       -16.4
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               328,875       393,561       -16.4
CQB      CHIQUITA BRANDS              4,500,419     5,384,406       -16.4
AHL      ASPEN INSURANCE              6,355,049     7,590,242       -16.3
OEF      ISHARES-SP100                1,711,880     2,040,530       -16.1
AYE      ALLEGHENY ENERGY             4,358,290     5,177,496       -15.8
BVN      BUENAVENTURA-ADR               442,426       525,357       -15.8
ACN      ACCENTURE PLC-A              5,310,871     6,303,492       -15.7
CNC      CENTENE CORP                 2,517,236     2,980,078       -15.5
AWK      AMERICAN WATER W             1,016,994     1,203,820       -15.5
FST      FOREST OIL CORP              7,041,475     8,321,550       -15.4
SDS      PROSHARES ULTRAS            10,088,297    11,908,653       -15.3
PFG      PRINCIPAL FINL               8,057,247     9,503,217       -15.2
APC      ANADARKO PETROLE             4,479,143     5,280,361       -15.2
PBR/A    PETROBRAS-SP ADR            11,396,815    13,410,682       -15.0
FXC      CRYSHS-CAN DOLLA               329,997       388,104       -15.0
JFR      NUVEEN FL RT INC               201,735       237,254       -15.0
AEP      AMERICAN ELECTRI             4,117,302     4,841,910       -15.0
SCO      PRSH-U/S CRU OIL               258,389       303,729       -14.9
CLH      CLEAN HARBORS                1,853,476     2,177,712       -14.9
CCL      CARNIVAL CORP                5,569,293     6,540,185       -14.8
AMB      AMB PROPERTY                 6,316,641     7,405,357       -14.7
DF       DEAN FOODS CO                8,158,915     9,561,314       -14.7
WG       WILLBROS GROUP               2,517,151     2,949,390       -14.7
BFS      SAUL CENTERS INC               209,007       244,657       -14.6
OIH      OIL SVC HLDRS TR             7,851,898     9,189,456       -14.6
ACH      ALUMINUM COR-ADR             2,952,859     3,455,268       -14.5
AJG      ARTHUR J GALLAGH             1,859,473     2,173,716       -14.5
VUG      VANGUARD GRW ETF               242,289       283,049       -14.4
BRO      BROWN & BROWN                3,215,886     3,754,242       -14.3
RDY      DR REDDY'S-ADR               4,458,417     5,200,985       -14.3
ACM      AECOM TECHNOLOGY             2,814,833     3,280,368       -14.2
IYH      ISHARES-DJ HEALT               391,336       455,954       -14.2
FIS      FIDELITY NATIONA             2,628,562     3,061,824       -14.2
PDM      PIEDMONT OFFIC-A             4,107,618     4,775,592       -14.0
DOX      AMDOCS LTD                   1,305,009     1,516,265       -13.9
CPT      CAMDEN PROP TR               1,868,481     2,168,547       -13.8
SWS      SWS GROUP INC                1,219,638     1,414,419       -13.8
THI      TIM HORTONS INC                390,202       452,507       -13.8

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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