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Largest Nasdaq Short Interest Percent Decreases as of March 15

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



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        March 15      Feb. 28      % Change   
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SLRC     SOLAR CAPITAL LT               291,510       724,594       -59.8
DISCK    DISCOVERY COMM-C               320,496       744,681       -57.0
ALIM     ALIMERA SCIENCES               542,344     1,258,824       -56.9
CYCC     CYCLACEL PHARMAC               219,331       500,461       -56.2
SEIC     SEI INVESTMENTS                951,148     2,129,867       -55.3
PWRD     PERFECT WORL-ADR               534,502     1,169,322       -54.3
MCRL     MICREL INC                   2,892,513     5,724,944       -49.5
MPWR     MONOLITHIC POWER             1,303,498     2,438,447       -46.5
CTCM     CTC MEDIA INC                  493,603       916,059       -46.1
QCOM     QUALCOMM INC                18,817,553    33,802,993       -44.3
UTIW     UTI WORLDWIDE                  688,168     1,201,982       -42.7
VLTR     VOLTERRA SEMICON             1,115,143     1,945,255       -42.7
CYMI     CYMER INC                    1,250,026     2,131,610       -41.4
GLPW     GLOBAL POWER EQU               334,631       553,015       -39.5
SLAB     SILICON LABS                 2,863,678     4,731,409       -39.5
BCON     BEACON POWER                 1,210,039     1,976,518       -38.8
NDAQ     NASDAQ OMX GROUP             4,880,752     7,628,486       -36.0
IDTI     INTEGRAT DEVICE              7,328,820    11,304,630       -35.2
VOD      VODAFONE GRP-ADR             5,029,418     7,642,832       -34.2
HBAN     HUNTINGTON BANC             24,835,557    37,314,891       -33.4
PRTS     US AUTO PARTS NE               644,696       958,062       -32.7
HA       HAWAIIAN HOLDING             2,193,939     3,198,235       -31.4
TROW     T ROWE PRICE GRP             4,552,358     6,633,208       -31.4
FULT     FULTON FINANCIAL             4,477,408     6,506,474       -31.2
RXII     RXI PHARMACEUTIC             2,368,328     3,419,044       -30.7
BBBY     BED BATH &BEYOND             5,315,530     7,671,618       -30.7
FITB     FIFTH THIRD BANC             9,215,425    13,253,822       -30.5
SYMC     SYMANTEC CORP                7,467,985    10,682,178       -30.1
CETV     CENTRAL EURO M-A             1,900,962     2,693,914       -29.4
CLDA     CLINICAL DATA IN             1,853,669     2,623,417       -29.3
GOLD     RANDGOLD RES-ADR               712,276       998,417       -28.7
DNBK     DANVERS BANCORP                603,526       830,942       -27.4
OCNF     OCEANFREIGHT INC               242,050       331,568       -27.0
HAS      HASBRO INC                   3,662,608     5,006,804       -26.8
MDAS     MEDASSETS INC                3,982,122     5,439,835       -26.8
VRGY     VERIGY LTD                   2,343,942     3,194,776       -26.6
RRD      RR DONNELLEY & S             6,867,092     9,324,861       -26.4
HANS     HANSEN NATURAL                 903,130     1,221,260       -26.0
IACI     IAC/INTERACTIVEC             4,042,763     5,464,660       -26.0
OPXA     OPEXA THERAPEUTI               695,108       938,572       -25.9
TRMK     TRUSTMARK CORP               3,326,530     4,485,909       -25.8
WEBM     WEBMEDIABRANDS                 486,064       654,105       -25.7
ISIL     INTERSIL CORP-A              9,489,255    12,690,147       -25.2
YHOO     YAHOO! INC                  48,870,413    65,293,573       -25.2
ARMH     ARM HOLDINGS-ADR             8,229,446    10,991,642       -25.1
PPDI     PHARM PROD DEVEL             4,139,770     5,507,321       -24.8
CINF     CINCINNATI FIN              10,318,668    13,695,861       -24.7
ASML     ASML HOLDING-NY              3,255,359     4,310,846       -24.5
BCSI     BLUE COAT SYSTEM             2,077,839     2,737,145       -24.1
ACGL     ARCH CAPITAL GRP             1,780,282     2,343,870       -24.0
PACW     PACWEST BANCORP              3,282,718     4,309,866       -23.8
TECD     TECH DATA CORP               1,226,552     1,607,316       -23.7
SEED     ORIGIN AGRITECH                877,752     1,146,084       -23.4
APOL     APOLLO GROUP-A               5,349,549     6,964,550       -23.2
CBSH     COMMERCE BCSHS               1,922,607     2,492,784       -22.9
AUTC     AUTOCHINA INTERN             1,138,127     1,471,535       -22.7
SNPS     SYNOPSYS INC                 1,772,560     2,286,993       -22.5
PCH      POTLATCH CORP                2,191,296     2,826,017       -22.5
TCRD     THL CREDIT INC                 223,537       288,204       -22.4
HCBK     HUDSON CITY BNCP            11,787,434    15,195,959       -22.4
AVEO     AVEO PHARMACEUTI               424,109       545,112       -22.2
HITK     HI-TECH PHARMACA               990,305     1,269,064       -22.0
LINTA    LIBERTY-INTER A              5,295,804     6,751,652       -21.6
RGNC     REGENCY ENERGY P               483,615       615,978       -21.5
MBFI     MB FINANCIAL                 2,434,544     3,084,839       -21.1
LSTZA    LIBERTY STARZ A                711,698       901,148       -21.0
AMCN     AIRMEDIA-ADR                   675,701       854,544       -20.9
XRAY     DENTSPLY INTL                3,067,826     3,871,214       -20.8
AREX     APPROACH RESOURC               947,007     1,190,769       -20.5
CACC     CREDIT ACCEPTANC               289,307       363,174       -20.3
FMBI     FIRST MIDWEST/IL             5,762,735     7,221,425       -20.2
MANT     MANTECH INTL-A               1,476,090     1,848,233       -20.1
EBAY     EBAY INC                    14,637,721    18,328,079       -20.1
CHKP     CHECK POINT SOFT             2,607,270     3,256,011       -19.9
HSFT     HISOFT TECHN-ADR               308,512       385,116       -19.9
CCIH     CHINACACHE-ADR                 708,730       884,308       -19.9
ALTH     ALLOS THERAPEUT              7,603,941     9,465,336       -19.7
CPTS     CONCEPTUS INC                3,027,839     3,752,677       -19.3
HWAY     HEALTHWAYS INC               1,650,659     2,045,042       -19.3
ZBRA     ZEBRA TECH CORP                419,875       519,456       -19.2
LSCC     LATTICE SEMICOND             3,658,390     4,509,837       -18.9
HIBB     HIBBETT SPORTS I             2,878,564     3,543,826       -18.8
GNTX     GENTEX CORP                  3,440,318     4,213,986       -18.4
SBAC     SBA COMM CORP-A             10,919,717    13,351,491       -18.2
PRAN     PRANA BIOTEC-ADR               217,806       265,929       -18.1
IBKR     INTERACTIVE BROK             1,195,378     1,456,480       -17.9
CRWN     CROWN MEDIA HL-A             3,650,255     4,443,434       -17.9
QKLS     QKL STORES INC                 294,253       357,937       -17.8
ACAD     ACADIA PHARMACEU               275,903       335,149       -17.7
WIN      WINDSTREAM CORP             19,127,503    23,231,579       -17.7
DISH     DISH NETWORK-A               5,932,816     7,193,040       -17.5
TQNT     TRIQUINT SEMICON             8,594,072    10,417,737       -17.5
RFMD     RF MICRO DEVICES            19,938,319    24,103,456       -17.3
NETL     NETLOGIC MICROSY             9,817,996    11,821,987       -17.0
NOVL     NOVELL INC                   4,134,721     4,972,561       -16.8
GBCI     GLACIER BANCORP              6,950,248     8,354,313       -16.8
DLTR     DOLLAR TREE INC              3,538,622     4,251,728       -16.8
CRZO     CARRIZO OIL&GAS              2,789,034     3,349,880       -16.7
CROX     CROCS INC                    7,369,349     8,831,471       -16.6
ANAD     ANADIGICS INC                3,048,446     3,650,667       -16.5
WFMI     WHOLE FOODS MKT              6,667,249     7,973,975       -16.4
NANO     NANOMETRICS INC              1,117,755     1,333,418       -16.2
SGMS     SCIENTIFIC GAM-A             3,893,972     4,634,184       -16.0
POWI     POWER INTEGRATIO             2,341,537     2,786,399       -16.0
ROVI     ROVI CORP                    6,376,158     7,586,712       -16.0
XTEX     CROSSTEX ENERGY                293,963       348,818       -15.7
GEOI     GEORESOURCES INC             1,069,238     1,266,727       -15.6
MOTR     MOTRICITY INC                5,235,567     6,196,194       -15.5
ACAS     AMERICAN CAPITAL            12,788,044    15,133,768       -15.5
AGEN     AGENUS INC                   2,631,011     3,112,735       -15.5
SWKS     SKYWORKS SOLUTIO            11,026,157    13,017,557       -15.3
GLBL     GLOBAL INDS LTD              4,185,333     4,932,862       -15.2
ATHR     ATHEROS COMMUNIC             1,569,680     1,849,019       -15.1
XLNX     XILINX INC                  25,421,015    29,918,936       -15.0
CPRT     COPART INC                   3,791,554     4,454,276       -14.9
GPOR     GULFPORT ENERGY                999,288     1,172,972       -14.8
TRS      TRIMAS CORP                    438,364       513,750       -14.7
FFIV     F5 NETWORKS                  4,120,396     4,826,178       -14.6
RPRX     REPROS THERAPEUT               679,423       794,392       -14.5
VRTX     VERTEX PHARM                 9,537,398    11,127,040       -14.3
BTFG     BANCTRUST FINANC               939,972     1,094,623       -14.1
COLB     COLUMBIA BANKING             2,908,201     3,384,693       -14.1
CBOU     CARIBOU COFFEE                 695,930       809,651       -14.0
ALTE     ALTERRA CAPITAL              3,053,806     3,550,841       -14.0
VITA     ORTHOVITA INC                2,524,467     2,925,292       -13.7
MPEL     MELCO CROWN-ADR              8,122,101     9,405,001       -13.6
ENDP     ENDO PHARMA HLDG             4,804,247     5,549,550       -13.4
CTRP     CTRIP.COM-ADR                6,295,525     7,271,778       -13.4
BEBE     BEBE STORES INC              1,416,411     1,635,558       -13.4
FISV     FISERV INC                   1,898,066     2,187,433       -13.2
AMTD     TD AMERITRADE HO            12,904,229    14,867,381       -13.2
DWSN     DAWSON GEOPHYS                 371,806       427,887       -13.1
PARD     PONIARD PHARMACE             4,067,978     4,675,074       -13.0
MEOH     METHANEX CORP                  505,629       580,925       -13.0
LAMR     LAMAR ADVERTIS-A             3,217,629     3,693,880       -12.9
ALXN     ALEXION PHARM                3,862,788     4,431,766       -12.8
ASEI     AMERICAN SCIENCE               248,018       284,461       -12.8
NTRI     NUTRISYSTEM INC              6,931,611     7,932,043       -12.6
NTRS     NORTHERN TRUST               4,027,739     4,603,871       -12.5
IBCP     INDEP BANK/MICH                622,017       710,721       -12.5
NTES     NETEASE.COM-ADR              1,154,676     1,319,140       -12.5
ICGN     ICAGEN INC                     216,211       246,882       -12.4
LKQX     LKQ CORP                     2,257,430     2,576,299       -12.4
BNVI     BIONOVO INC                    535,890       610,742       -12.3
BSFT     BROADSOFT INC                  714,201       813,869       -12.2
DMAN     DEMANDTEC INC                  994,332     1,132,118       -12.2
DECK     DECKERS OUTDOOR              3,787,188     4,311,657       -12.2
APEI     AMERICAN PUBLIC              1,501,075     1,707,891       -12.1
LMIA     LMI AEROSPACE                  224,063       253,626       -11.7
CGEN     COMPUGEN LTD                   343,587       388,701       -11.6
ARUN     ARUBA NETWORKS I            12,240,824    13,827,840       -11.5
CPWR     COMPUWARE CORP               4,836,561     5,456,013       -11.4
OREX     OREXIGEN THERAPE             8,863,202     9,998,231       -11.4
SATS     ECHOSTAR CORP-A                809,636       913,018       -11.3
TLCR     TALECRIS BIOTHER             1,739,047     1,959,884       -11.3
DISCA    DISCOVERY COMM-A            14,114,996    15,883,916       -11.1
PVTB     PRIVATEBANCORP               3,388,331     3,810,964       -11.1
ARRS     ARRIS GROUP INC              5,811,245     6,529,806       -11.0
SANM     SANMINA-SCI CORP             3,372,506     3,782,919       -10.8
VLCCF    KNIGHTSBRIDGE TA             2,572,179     2,882,040       -10.8
ERIC     ERICSSON LM-ADR             17,553,508    19,661,305       -10.7
TRGL     TOREADOR RES                 2,151,946     2,409,088       -10.7
WABC     WESTAMERICA BANC             2,460,848     2,752,325       -10.6
ROSE     ROSETTA RESOURCE             4,360,872     4,876,491       -10.6
UBFO     UNITED SECURI/CA               291,411       325,767       -10.5
AMLN     AMYLIN PHARM INC            10,094,445    11,278,074       -10.5
PFCB     PF CHANG'S CHINA             4,982,667     5,561,593       -10.4
MELA     MELA SCIENCES IN             5,635,940     6,286,958       -10.4
AMRN     AMARIN CORP -ADR             3,054,063     3,405,249       -10.3
NDSN     NORDSON CORP                   986,071     1,098,871       -10.3
WATG     WONDER AUTO TECH             3,247,553     3,615,604       -10.2
PCAR     PACCAR INC                   6,860,166     7,627,555       -10.1
HSOL     HANWHA SOLAR-ADR             3,627,875     4,033,346       -10.1
CME      CME GROUP INC                  804,270       893,945       -10.0
PACB     PACIFIC BIOSCIEN             3,164,708     3,508,777        -9.8
QGEN     QIAGEN NV                    7,825,359     8,671,229        -9.8
SOHU     SOHU.COM INC                 2,816,991     3,119,883        -9.7
CTAS     CINTAS CORP                  4,450,679     4,922,142        -9.6
URBN     URBAN OUTFITTER              9,864,924    10,908,109        -9.6
ZION     ZIONS BANCORP               16,422,552    18,137,029        -9.5
AUXL     AUXILIUM PHARMAC             8,892,860     9,805,436        -9.3
PAAS     PAN AMER SILVER              2,661,522     2,934,124        -9.3
DBLE     DOUBLE EAGLE PET               253,655       279,633        -9.3
GIVN     GIVEN IMAGING                  238,073       262,435        -9.3
GRMN     GARMIN LTD                  21,865,840    24,094,423        -9.2
SORL     SORL AUTO PARTS                217,687       239,801        -9.2
GPRO     GEN-PROBE                    2,463,340     2,711,349        -9.1
LULU     LULULEMON ATH                6,001,674     6,596,848        -9.0
CECO     CAREER EDUCATION             5,920,982     6,505,058        -9.0
MYRX     MYREXIS INC                    208,874       229,464        -9.0
PNBC     PRINCETON NATL                 268,417       294,712        -8.9
MOLX     MOLEX INC                    8,194,888     8,986,169        -8.8
GIII     G III APPAREL                1,467,682     1,608,619        -8.8
ATML     ATMEL CORP                   7,027,932     7,700,843        -8.7
PTEN     PATTERSON-UTI               10,734,244    11,755,318        -8.7
POWL     POWELL INDS INC                261,793       286,664        -8.7
BLDR     BUILDERS FIRSTSO             2,892,787     3,165,586        -8.6
CDII     CHINA DIRECT IND               255,144       278,993        -8.5
TTGT     TECHTARGET                     363,863       397,798        -8.5
MDMD     MEDIAMIND TECHNO               303,578       331,271        -8.4

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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