Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of March 15

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the New York Stock Exchange 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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OIL      IPATH GS CRD OIL               338,998     1,857,167       -81.7
GSG      ISHARES S&P GSCI               294,980     1,193,232       -75.3
BBL      BHP BILLITON-ADR               358,880     1,375,367       -73.9
PVR      PENN VIRGINIA RE               499,686     1,632,277       -69.4
TWM      PROSHARES ULTRAS               284,783       929,216       -69.4
VEA      VANGUARD MSCI EA               393,952     1,125,684       -65.0
FE       FIRSTENERGY CORP            10,874,677    30,103,785       -63.9
BND      VANGUARD TOTAL B               283,797       724,329       -60.8
IAU      ISHARES GOLD TRU             2,556,311     6,458,919       -60.4
PHI      PHILIPP LONG-ADR               261,878       656,647       -60.1
KSU      KANSAS CITY SOUT             2,114,420     5,240,414       -59.7
TUR      ISHARES TURKEY                 213,459       528,208       -59.6
WES      WESTERN GAS PART               204,472       494,207       -58.6
NWL      NEWELL RUBBERMAI             4,299,504     9,896,692       -56.6
LPL      LG DISPLAY-ADR               1,038,065     2,308,063       -55.0
GFIG     GFI GROUP INC                1,890,310     4,022,262       -53.0
PRE      PARTNERRE LTD                  935,241     1,938,768       -51.8
SCZ      ISHARES MSCI SMA               389,244       805,307       -51.7
TTC      TORO CO                        537,406     1,110,659       -51.6
EWK      ISHARES MSCI BEL               836,044     1,716,732       -51.3
PIN      POWERSH INDIA                  482,533       971,125       -50.3
HCC      HCC INSURANCE                  578,888     1,151,880       -49.7
WSH      WILLIS GRP HLDGS             1,492,291     2,945,168       -49.3
BTM      BRASIL TELEC-ADR               237,670       466,473       -49.0
NIO      NUVEEN INS OPP                 209,508       394,403       -46.9
ABX      BARRICK GOLD CRP             6,242,269    11,706,360       -46.7
SCHW     SCHWAB (CHARLES)            29,166,435    53,469,123       -45.5
SRV      CUSHING MLP TOTA               877,879     1,588,273       -44.7
CLS      CELESTICA INC                1,490,740     2,665,686       -44.1
RNR      RENAISSANCERE                  987,805     1,764,529       -44.0
AHL      ASPEN INSURANCE              3,229,302     5,760,781       -43.9
AEM      AGNICO-EAGLE MIN             2,265,404     4,027,940       -43.8
SHY      ISHARES 1-3 YR                 612,812     1,086,950       -43.6
KT       KT CORP-ADR                    965,725     1,699,960       -43.2
RDS/B    ROYAL DUTCH-ADR                878,999     1,541,579       -43.0
CCE      COCA-COLA ENTER              4,771,532     8,263,567       -42.3
EPB      EL PASO PIPELINE               474,450       816,591       -41.9
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                441,637       759,182       -41.8
GIB      CGI GROUP INC-A                237,728       408,530       -41.8
OII      OCEANEERING INTL             1,175,725     2,008,844       -41.5
V        VISA INC-CLASS A             6,619,336    11,306,957       -41.5
IGE      ISHARES S&P NRSI               206,494       351,903       -41.3
HBM      HUDBAY MINERALS                912,009     1,548,090       -41.1
ARW      ARROW ELECTRONIC             1,066,319     1,809,208       -41.1
AIB      ALLIED IRISH-ADR               332,696       564,085       -41.0
SLH      SOLERA HOLDINGS                625,105     1,058,508       -40.9
CLGX     CORELOGIC INC                1,840,355     3,112,729       -40.9
PTP      PLATINUM UNDERWR             1,147,587     1,913,559       -40.0
VR       VALIDUS HOLDINGS             1,544,808     2,575,615       -40.0
ENI      ENERSIS SA-ADR                 481,528       801,373       -39.9
VE       VEOLIA ENVI-ADR                425,910       704,500       -39.5
WAT      WATERS CORP                  2,157,752     3,531,137       -38.9
NKE      NIKE INC -CL B               3,521,764     5,660,036       -37.8
PMX      PIMCO MUNI INC                 202,782       324,843       -37.6
PGF      POWERSHARES FIN                471,027       751,958       -37.4
TRH      TRANSATLANTIC HL               888,011     1,409,291       -37.0
IGV      ISHARES S&P NATS               202,301       316,092       -36.0
SSW      SEASPAN CORP                   814,062     1,266,536       -35.7
TRV      TRAVELERS COS IN             8,390,906    13,015,954       -35.5
EPD      ENTERPRISE PRODU             1,490,003     2,308,736       -35.5
KMT      KENNAMETAL INC               1,545,268     2,383,574       -35.2
EC       ECOPETROL-SP ADR               500,377       770,923       -35.1
CALX     CALIX INC                    1,609,694     2,473,867       -34.9
UNM      UNUM GROUP                   5,928,572     9,084,587       -34.7
RWR      SPDR DOW JONES R               272,312       416,838       -34.7
MRH      MONTPELIER RE                2,213,083     3,375,944       -34.4
DHI      DR HORTON INC               18,999,499    28,975,579       -34.4
AGG      ISHARES BARCLAYS               766,587     1,158,533       -33.8
MTU      MITSUBISHI U-ADR             1,384,936     2,091,925       -33.8
IWP      ISHARES-RUS M GR               258,252       389,674       -33.7
AHD      ATLAS ENERGY LP              2,642,120     3,984,107       -33.7
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               478,840       721,427       -33.6
WTW      WEIGHT WATCHERS              1,083,892     1,631,730       -33.6
CNH      CNH GLOBAL NV                  301,935       452,004       -33.2
DBA      POWERSHARES DB A             2,775,034     4,141,310       -33.0
IYM      ISHARES-DJ BSC M             1,014,905     1,513,368       -32.9
ITG      INVESTMENT TECH              1,723,842     2,568,678       -32.9
EPU      ISHARES MSCI ALL               245,739       365,041       -32.7
AGQ      PRSH-ULT SILVER                260,369       386,597       -32.7
KBR      KBR INC                        927,801     1,376,771       -32.6
SPW      SPX CORP                       945,065     1,402,272       -32.6
HSC      HARSCO CORP                  2,184,267     3,238,999       -32.6
KMB      KIMBERLY-CLARK               4,574,458     6,756,636       -32.3
TBF      PROSHARES SHORT                260,150       383,772       -32.2
TCK      TECK RESOURCES-B             1,474,603     2,174,972       -32.2
EWH      ISHARES-HONGKONG             7,500,619    11,038,249       -32.0
REG      REGENCY CENTERS              7,611,983    11,188,461       -32.0
SI       SIEMENS AG-ADR                 387,559       563,736       -31.3
EPI      WISDOMTREE INDIA             1,695,839     2,462,308       -31.1
PSQ      PROSHARES SHORT                655,503       950,613       -31.0
END      ENDEAVOUR INTERN               697,058     1,000,364       -30.3
STR      QUESTAR CORP                 2,943,163     4,219,196       -30.2
SNI      SCRIPPS NET-CL A             2,181,151     3,126,434       -30.2
AFL      AFLAC INC                    3,469,291     4,970,489       -30.2
SVN      7 DAYS GROUP-ADR               706,297     1,011,361       -30.2
TZA      SMALL CAP BEAR 3             1,351,348     1,928,776       -29.9
SFG      STANCORP FINL                2,014,718     2,874,774       -29.9
PHM      PULTEGROUP INC              28,911,074    41,087,099       -29.6
STZ      CONSTELLATION-A              3,535,318     5,020,377       -29.6
TRGP     TARGA RESOURCES                382,519       543,131       -29.6
CNK      CINEMARK HOLDING             3,128,347     4,430,290       -29.4
LM       LEGG MASON INC               9,071,125    12,723,531       -28.7
PMC      PHARMERICA CORP              2,066,257     2,894,575       -28.6
CE       CELANESE CORP-A                903,384     1,261,388       -28.4
COO      COOPER COS INC               2,352,691     3,283,071       -28.3
FRC      FIRST REPUBLIC B               597,199       831,884       -28.2
OXY      OCCIDENTAL PETE              6,012,419     8,367,043       -28.1
BSBR     BANCO SANTANDER              4,126,240     5,738,460       -28.1
CSC      COMPUTER SCIENCE             3,540,244     4,914,252       -28.0
SPR      SPIRIT AEROSYS-A             5,124,535     7,098,545       -27.8
EWL      ISHARES-SWITZERL               611,858       844,078       -27.5
CHL      CHINA MOBILE-ADR             1,242,191     1,712,427       -27.5
EV       EATON VANCE CORP             6,434,729     8,846,737       -27.3
TEI      TEMPLETON EM INC               293,136       400,651       -26.8
CS       CREDIT SUISS-ADR             1,466,858     2,003,781       -26.8
AXS      AXIS CAPITAL                 1,034,561     1,407,990       -26.5
HP       HELMERICH & PAYN             4,035,186     5,477,942       -26.3
ETR      ENTERGY CORP                 2,081,299     2,822,647       -26.3
AVT      AVNET INC                    1,340,737     1,816,378       -26.2
KCE      SPDR KBW CAPITAL               256,626       347,491       -26.1
VIP      VIMPELCOM LT-ADR             1,534,729     2,068,733       -25.8
MTH      MERITAGE HOMES C             2,609,375     3,514,722       -25.8
FST      FOREST OIL CORP              4,414,975     5,942,155       -25.7
NXY      NEXEN INC                    2,833,049     3,811,722       -25.7
UNT      UNIT CORP                      764,506     1,028,054       -25.6
CYN      CITY NATL CORP               1,837,070     2,466,365       -25.5
BPL      BUCKEYE PARTNERS               246,184       330,330       -25.5
TS       TENARIS-ADR                  5,992,488     8,026,835       -25.3
STRI     STR HOLDINGS INC             7,047,984     9,421,287       -25.2
MCP      MOLYCORP INC                 7,110,648     9,497,329       -25.1
XRX      XEROX CORP                  14,286,105    19,073,414       -25.1
KFT      KRAFT FOODS INC             19,186,243    25,563,009       -24.9
ZNH      CHINA SOUTH-ADR                219,845       291,551       -24.6
HXL      HEXCEL CORP                  3,197,350     4,234,166       -24.5
TLK      TELEKOMUNIKA-ADR               426,897       565,209       -24.5
IWD      ISHARES-RS 1K VL             1,687,405     2,224,339       -24.1
RIG      TRANSOCEAN LTD               7,827,028    10,308,933       -24.1
CAE      CAE INC                        240,440       316,584       -24.1
CXO      CONCHO RESOURCES             3,327,939     4,379,005       -24.0
IBN      ICICI BANK-ADR               4,117,280     5,402,220       -23.8
IEO      ISHARES-DJ O&G                 749,984       983,412       -23.7
BNS      BANK NOVA SCOTIA               804,739     1,053,484       -23.6
PBR      PETROBRAS SA-ADR            14,481,932    18,956,805       -23.6
BRY      BERRY PETROL-A               3,611,727     4,727,164       -23.6
EP       EL PASO CORP                16,543,965    21,647,461       -23.6
BVN      BUENAVENTURA-ADR               576,119       753,787       -23.6
TV       GRUPO TELEV-ADR              1,715,530     2,244,239       -23.6
CXE      MFS HIGH INC MUN               209,724       274,173       -23.5
TUP      TUPPERWARE BRAND             1,175,923     1,536,400       -23.5
CKH      SEACOR HOLDINGS                502,846       655,635       -23.3
EGO      ELDORADO GOLD                2,256,451     2,939,233       -23.2
WDC      WESTERN DIGITAL              5,219,190     6,794,335       -23.2
EIG      EMPLOYERS HOLDIN             1,356,177     1,764,078       -23.1
AIZ      ASSURANT INC                 1,270,202     1,651,858       -23.1
LVS      LAS VEGAS SANDS              7,184,361     9,325,722       -23.0
EOG      EOG RESOURCES                6,684,602     8,671,040       -22.9
PL       PROTECTIVE LIFE              2,184,808     2,829,733       -22.8
ACN      ACCENTURE PLC-A              3,144,945     4,064,316       -22.6
ALB      ALBEMARLE CORP                 826,319     1,067,591       -22.6
PRIS     PRISA A-ADR                  3,669,672     4,737,828       -22.5
TCB      TCF FINL CORP               18,532,870    23,900,579       -22.5
DD       DU PONT (EI)                 8,972,561    11,569,932       -22.4
SRT      STARTEK INC                    284,427       366,168       -22.3
UTX      UNITED TECH CORP             4,946,311     6,363,104       -22.3
UNH      UNITEDHEALTH GRP            12,626,196    16,241,289       -22.3
CEL      CELLCOM ISRAEL                 290,556       373,256       -22.2
JNY      JONES GROUP INC              4,432,558     5,689,762       -22.1
AXP      AMERICAN EXPRESS             9,363,275    12,012,701       -22.1
AU       ANGLOGOLD AS-ADR             4,334,772     5,545,999       -21.8
SU       SUNCOR ENERGY                5,789,367     7,403,572       -21.8
CFR      CULLEN/FROST                 2,940,968     3,757,411       -21.7
AMR      AMR CORP                    36,990,558    47,250,543       -21.7
BXS      BANCORPSOUTH INC             8,412,939    10,728,210       -21.6
XEL      XCEL ENERGY INC              3,478,628     4,429,314       -21.5
REMX     MARKET VECTORS R               269,973       343,402       -21.4
NST      NSTAR                        2,170,178     2,758,496       -21.3
EWS      ISHARES-SINGAPOR             1,140,215     1,449,041       -21.3
GPN      GLOBAL PAYMENTS              1,478,302     1,876,856       -21.2
GPC      GENUINE PARTS CO             3,964,652     5,032,580       -21.2
AZO      AUTOZONE INC                 1,557,872     1,976,745       -21.2
CLR      CONTL RES INC/OK             4,059,882     5,148,165       -21.1
WBC      WABCO HOLDINGS                 371,709       471,337       -21.1
IRF      INTL RECTIFIER               1,731,059     2,194,955       -21.1
CNP      CENTERPOINT ENER             4,096,127     5,193,333       -21.1
AMRC     AMERESCO INC-A                 346,206       437,986       -21.0
COF      CAPITAL ONE FINA            13,588,871    17,182,283       -20.9
SFY      SWIFT ENERGY CO              2,273,528     2,874,731       -20.9
PVH      PHILLIPS-VAN HEU             2,545,249     3,215,497       -20.8
FHN      FIRST HORIZON NA            17,332,008    21,892,053       -20.8
PGH      PENGROWTH ENERGY               639,464       807,683       -20.8
SHAW     SHAW GROUP INC               1,748,747     2,207,770       -20.8
FRT      FED REALTY INVS              3,297,512     4,162,078       -20.8
BAK      BRASKEM SA-ADR                 560,508       706,985       -20.7
NMR      NOMURA HLDGS-ADR               646,107       814,950       -20.7
FXD      FIRST TR CONS DS               212,671       267,568       -20.5
LRY      LIBERTY PROP                 2,673,452     3,358,242       -20.4
MUR      MURPHY OIL CORP              2,638,298     3,311,212       -20.3
MOS      MOSAIC CO/THE                2,259,226     2,834,433       -20.3
CPO      CORN PRODUCTS                  459,253       575,320       -20.2
IVW      ISHARES-SP500 GR               342,583       429,072       -20.2

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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