Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of April 29

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the New York Stock Exchange as of the April 29 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        April 29      April 15     % Change   
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VEU      VANGUARD FTSE AL               597,316     2,355,850       -74.6
RSP      RYDEX-S&P EQ ETF               816,511     2,697,274       -69.7
FXA      CRYSHS-AUS DOL T               292,869       927,046       -68.4
GKK      GRAMERCY CAPITAL               252,385       793,975       -68.2
PTI      PATNI COMPUT-ADR               576,187     1,566,463       -63.2
PC       PANASONIC-ADR                  220,082       576,513       -61.8
GRS      GAMMON GOLD INC              1,381,568     3,252,922       -57.5
PRI      PRIMERICA INC                  979,372     2,303,750       -57.5
BZ       BOISE INC                    7,717,078    17,702,956       -56.4
ATLS     ATLAS ENERGY LP              1,089,871     2,336,414       -53.4
VR       VALIDUS HOLDINGS               969,651     2,038,893       -52.4
SH       PROSHARES SHORT                368,530       762,269       -51.7
PBJ      POWERSH-FOOD&BEV               268,461       549,783       -51.2
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               393,628       786,648       -50.0
REMX     MARKET VECTORS R               403,827       776,516       -48.0
OEF      ISHARES-SP100                  814,766     1,542,924       -47.2
TEF      TELEFONICA-ADR               1,859,740     3,495,920       -46.8
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL               354,406       650,820       -45.5
FO       FORTUNE BRANDS               1,001,410     1,816,997       -44.9
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                948,070     1,719,755       -44.9
TYC      TYCO INTL LTD                2,648,748     4,801,830       -44.8
FTE      FRANCE TELEC-ADR               338,882       613,807       -44.8
ILF      ISHARES LATIN 40               975,468     1,738,805       -43.9
DBC      POWERSHARES DB C             1,448,101     2,573,665       -43.7
SCZ      ISHARES MSCI SMA               373,862       661,585       -43.5
BT       BT GROUP-SPON AD               549,031       941,975       -41.7
VTI      VANGUARD TL SK E             1,435,039     2,408,308       -40.4
BIN      PROGRESSIVE WAST               290,272       482,435       -39.8
IHG      INTERCONTIN-ADR                899,052     1,489,210       -39.6
CBE      COOPER INDS                    835,956     1,376,834       -39.3
LSI      LSI CORP                    11,214,799    18,422,234       -39.1
RPM      RPM INTL INC                 1,377,694     2,229,261       -38.2
TMO      THERMO FISHER                3,476,944     5,612,360       -38.0
NST      NSTAR                        1,243,014     1,992,416       -37.6
VXZ      IPATH-S&P M/T FU               964,806     1,532,910       -37.1
IVV      ISHARES-S&P 500              1,551,338     2,455,454       -36.8
TW       TOWERS WATSON-A                349,548       551,287       -36.6
KBR      KBR INC                      1,234,305     1,937,281       -36.3
FXP      PROSHARES ULTRAS               336,388       524,834       -35.9
EWG      ISHARES-GERMANY              2,453,543     3,816,695       -35.7
COT      COTT CORP                      850,957     1,323,531       -35.7
RQI      COHEN & STEER QU               330,771       506,122       -34.6
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               357,340       546,730       -34.6
CCK      CROWN HOLDINGS I             1,702,087     2,603,015       -34.6
ARR      ARMOUR RESIDENTI               652,901       995,781       -34.4
STV      CHINA DIGITA-ADR               213,632       324,353       -34.1
ETE      ENERGY TRANSFER                433,354       657,218       -34.1
STJ      ST JUDE MEDICAL              2,814,949     4,265,375       -34.0
EMN      EASTMAN CHEMICAL             2,454,840     3,715,875       -33.9
WLT      WALTER ENERGY                3,504,202     5,249,402       -33.2
VPL      VANGUARD MSCI PA               622,049       923,387       -32.6
ENI      ENERSIS SA-ADR                 294,438       436,395       -32.5
RBC      REGAL BELOIT                 1,425,451     2,110,082       -32.4
UGI      UGI CORP                       991,966     1,466,894       -32.4
SCCO     SOUTHERN COPPER              3,049,487     4,506,502       -32.3
IVZ      INVESCO LTD                  5,652,635     8,350,136       -32.3
PWE      PENN WEST PETROL             1,229,652     1,815,370       -32.3
AFG      AMER FINL GROUP                430,164       631,816       -31.9
PBR      PETROBRAS SA-ADR             8,585,891    12,605,053       -31.9
SLE      SARA LEE CORP               10,667,539    15,652,085       -31.8
CEO      CNOOC LTD-ADR                  425,274       620,972       -31.5
TLM      TALISMAN ENERGY              2,230,799     3,253,286       -31.4
DPL      DPL INC                      4,990,095     7,256,603       -31.2
GGB      GERDAU SA-ADR               10,121,828    14,699,854       -31.1
KKR      KKR & CO LP                  1,614,638     2,343,289       -31.1
EFX      EQUIFAX INC                  1,240,682     1,794,971       -30.9
COO      COOPER COS INC                 855,710     1,236,418       -30.8
IFN      INDIA FUND                     311,604       449,781       -30.7
BPL      BUCKEYE PARTNERS               213,928       307,702       -30.5
EXK      ENDEAVOUR SILVER             1,685,366     2,395,172       -29.6
BTM      BRASIL TELEC-ADR               213,160       302,623       -29.6
KGC      KINROSS GOLD                 3,064,506     4,345,141       -29.5
NCR      NCR CORP                     2,447,465     3,469,158       -29.5
AEG      AEGON NV-NY REG                790,928     1,118,516       -29.3
ING      ING GROEP-ADR                1,893,283     2,669,592       -29.1
CNI      CAN NATL RAILWAY             1,328,598     1,863,630       -28.7
NSC      NORFOLK SOUTHERN             2,041,031     2,862,004       -28.7
NE       NOBLE CORP                   8,556,669    11,985,826       -28.6
CI       CIGNA CORP                   1,800,393     2,519,306       -28.5
SSL      SASOL LTD-SP ADR               520,638       727,342       -28.4
ACE      ACE LTD                      2,046,220     2,832,004       -27.7
EPB      EL PASO PIPELINE               340,651       467,161       -27.1
BTU      PEABODY ENERGY               5,101,245     6,982,078       -26.9
SYT      SYNGENTA AG-ADR                414,741       565,963       -26.7
HUB/B    HUBBELL INC -B                 477,360       651,020       -26.7
PT       PORTUGAL TEL-ADR               374,616       508,921       -26.4
PLL      PALL CORP                      976,416     1,325,920       -26.4
NSM      NATL SEMICONDUCT             5,767,517     7,798,676       -26.0
FCG      FIRST TR ISE CHI               226,685       306,281       -26.0
TM       TOYOTA MOTOR-ADR             1,341,734     1,810,195       -25.9
BCS      BARCLAYS PLC-ADR             4,013,669     5,411,696       -25.8
HIT      HITACHI LTD-ADR                480,162       647,334       -25.8
AWC      ALUMINA LTD-ADR                395,690       531,831       -25.6
PII      POLARIS INDS                 2,392,784     3,214,347       -25.6
EC       ECOPETROL-SP ADR               735,408       986,799       -25.5
ALJ      ALON USA ENERGY                937,448     1,255,259       -25.3
CHA      CHINA TELECO-ADR               289,753       387,284       -25.2
LOW      LOWE'S COS INC              13,292,306    17,726,655       -25.0
AGO      ASSURED GUARANTY             8,063,612    10,723,803       -24.8
IAG      IAMGOLD CORP                 1,662,275     2,206,396       -24.7
EL       ESTEE LAUDER                 2,131,011     2,827,198       -24.6
EAT      BRINKER INTL                 8,161,631    10,825,410       -24.6
CNQ      CANADIAN NAT RES             3,792,275     5,024,563       -24.5
NRP      NATURAL RESOURCE               204,777       271,205       -24.5
OGE      OGE ENERGY CORP              1,114,661     1,475,683       -24.5
IM       INGRAM MICRO INC             2,137,397     2,829,372       -24.5
NU       NORTHEAST UTILS              4,227,800     5,595,904       -24.4
FTO      FRONTIER OIL                 3,375,353     4,465,331       -24.4
ELN      ELAN CORP-ADR                8,588,193    11,323,674       -24.2
PH       PARKER HANNIFIN              1,409,271     1,857,429       -24.1
HWD      HARRY WINSTON DI               540,938       712,307       -24.1
THG      HANOVER INSURANC               613,056       806,850       -24.0
NCV      AGIC-CONVER & IN               227,768       299,508       -24.0
PCS      METROPCS COMMUNI            11,451,942    15,009,550       -23.7
DBA      POWERSHARES DB A             1,510,307     1,977,551       -23.6
BUD      ANHEUSER-SPN ADR             1,155,618     1,511,922       -23.6
SCG      SCANA CORP                   2,525,015     3,286,557       -23.2
EGN      ENERGEN CORP                   413,246       537,725       -23.1
ABC      AMERISOURCEBERGE             4,481,726     5,823,300       -23.0
SLV      ISHARES SILVER T            28,273,696    36,712,816       -23.0
MS       MORGAN STANLEY              12,133,588    15,726,738       -22.8
KRA      KRATON PERFORMAN               637,301       824,824       -22.7
GDX      MKT VECT-GOLD MI            11,869,572    15,350,057       -22.7
AME      AMETEK INC                   1,008,846     1,302,275       -22.5
WU       WESTERN UNION               16,422,925    21,119,844       -22.2
GIL      GILDAN ACTIVE                3,121,554     4,011,937       -22.2
NYX      NYSE EURONEXT                4,827,921     6,192,556       -22.0
KYN      KAYNE ANDERSON                 218,644       279,939       -21.9
CMC      COMMERCIAL METAL             2,904,685     3,716,984       -21.9
FIS      FIDELITY NATIONA             1,814,555     2,320,343       -21.8
UNM      UNUM GROUP                   4,261,397     5,448,400       -21.8
BSBR     BANCO SANTANDER              3,366,275     4,303,202       -21.8
PBS      POWERSH-MEDIA PT               537,822       686,873       -21.7
CBS      CBS CORP-B                  17,567,203    22,426,333       -21.7
AMX      AMERICA MO-ADR L             3,208,950     4,091,192       -21.6
SMFG     SUMITOMO MIT-ADR               610,505       775,071       -21.2
UWM      PROSHARES ULTRA                523,076       663,651       -21.2
CPF      CENTRAL PACIFIC                215,580       273,487       -21.2
UPRO     PROSHARES ULTRAP               227,672       288,807       -21.2
POM      PEPCO HOLDINGS              10,393,743    13,184,410       -21.2
PHI      PHILIPP LONG-ADR               291,822       369,726       -21.1
OII      OCEANEERING INTL               870,207     1,102,389       -21.1
CHL      CHINA MOBILE-ADR             1,321,228     1,670,187       -20.9
DST      DST SYSTEMS INC                554,739       700,470       -20.8
GLW      CORNING INC                 21,764,663    27,362,057       -20.5
GAZ      IPATH DJ-UBS NAT               377,137       473,811       -20.4
CL       COLGATE-PALMOLIV             4,138,528     5,194,138       -20.3
LHO      LASALLE HOTEL PR             3,949,066     4,946,044       -20.2
PSP      POWERSHARES GLOB               687,954       861,126       -20.1
CBI      CHICAGO BRIDG-NY             1,069,225     1,337,231       -20.0
V        VISA INC-CLASS A             6,447,902     8,061,795       -20.0
VC       VISTEON CORP                 1,210,375     1,513,100       -20.0
XL       XL GROUP PLC                13,379,179    16,720,484       -20.0
MON      MONSANTO CO                  5,570,031     6,951,202       -19.9
PRU      PRUDENTL FINL                3,444,466     4,298,534       -19.9
XLK      SPDR-TECH SEL S             18,039,117    22,448,290       -19.6
WAB      WABTEC CORP                  1,083,375     1,348,132       -19.6
SBS      SABESP-ADR                     565,266       703,374       -19.6
UTF      COHEN & STEERS I               535,874       666,149       -19.6
SLM      SLM CORP                     5,616,551     6,974,485       -19.5
WEN      WENDY'S/ARBY'S-A             6,838,127     8,489,138       -19.4
GA       GIANT INTERA-ADR               875,172     1,085,269       -19.4
POT      POTASH CORP SAS              4,794,396     5,944,249       -19.3
PAA      PLAINS ALL AMER                451,677       559,567       -19.3
SDRL     SEADRILL LTD                 3,102,934     3,843,981       -19.3
DDM      PROSHARES ULTRAD               251,209       310,346       -19.1
CCO      CLEAR CHANNEL-A                344,258       425,224       -19.0
EWY      ISHARES-S KOREA              4,011,835     4,949,687       -18.9
HSC      HARSCO CORP                  1,487,933     1,833,319       -18.8
MDR      MCDERMOTT INTL               1,473,432     1,812,620       -18.7
IL       INTRALINKS HOLDI             1,166,023     1,433,523       -18.7
AXS      AXIS CAPITAL                 1,232,033     1,512,084       -18.5
IYT      ISHARES-DJ US TR             3,411,201     4,185,322       -18.5
EWJ      ISHARES-JAPAN               37,770,486    46,301,929       -18.4
AUO      AU OPTR-SPON ADR             4,713,768     5,773,214       -18.4
EWW      ISHARES-MEXICO               6,200,421     7,583,725       -18.2
GFI      GOLD FIELDS-ADR              2,956,732     3,611,293       -18.1
SAN      BANCO SANTAN-ADR             1,389,734     1,691,569       -17.8
KSU      KANSAS CITY SOUT             1,379,541     1,677,849       -17.8
MO       ALTRIA GROUP INC            21,300,585    25,896,890       -17.7
UTR      UNITRIN INC                    219,138       266,407       -17.7
STT      STATE ST CORP                4,309,376     5,230,640       -17.6
IEF      ISHARES 7-10 YR              2,193,017     2,660,700       -17.6
TUP      TUPPERWARE BRAND               815,072       987,776       -17.5
CPO      CORN PRODUCTS                  742,720       899,726       -17.5
MSB      MESABI TRUST                   617,253       747,449       -17.4
VFC      VF CORP                      4,157,853     5,033,606       -17.4
NPD      CHINA NEPSTA-ADR               217,095       262,811       -17.4
IBN      ICICI BANK-ADR               3,164,005     3,823,409       -17.2
DF       DEAN FOODS CO                7,473,483     9,029,671       -17.2
RGA      REINSURANCE GROU             1,496,824     1,806,807       -17.2
ANN      ANN INC                      7,677,649     9,263,225       -17.1
IYF      ISHARES-DJ FN SC               365,853       440,975       -17.0
ASH      ASHLAND INC                  1,269,249     1,529,547       -17.0
JCI      JOHNSON CONTROLS             8,309,564    10,000,859       -16.9
OIH      OIL SVC HLDRS TR             4,951,169     5,956,506       -16.9
SIX      SIX FLAGS ENTERT               353,896       425,533       -16.8
PIE      POWERSHARES DWA                201,539       242,236       -16.8
ARW      ARROW ELECTRONIC             1,861,921     2,235,202       -16.7
PKX      POSCO-ADR                      688,474       825,971       -16.6

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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