Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of July 29

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



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        July 29       July 15      % Change   
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ELP      COPEL-ADR PR B                 524,884     1,912,541       -72.6
EWM      ISHARES-MALAYSIA             1,804,729     6,072,801       -70.3
TEF      TELEFONICA-ADR               1,515,388     4,133,413       -63.3
TEL      TE CONNECTIVITY                870,068     2,080,179       -58.2
DRE      DUKE REALTY CORP             4,723,720    10,578,792       -55.3
SNY      SANOFI-ADR                   2,894,387     6,065,446       -52.3
SHV      ISHARES BARCLAYS               202,977       423,993       -52.1
BGY      BLACKROCK INTERN               231,299       477,822       -51.6
XIV      VELOCITYSH INV V             1,939,358     3,996,486       -51.5
KOS      KOSMOS ENERGY LT               285,863       587,639       -51.4
NLC      NALCO HLDG CO                1,644,101     3,341,484       -50.8
JEC      JACOBS ENGIN GRP             2,366,827     4,499,120       -47.4
POT      POTASH CORP SAS              9,560,689    18,101,419       -47.2
RKT      ROCK-TENN CO-A                 828,493     1,539,964       -46.2
EPP      ISHARES MSCI PAC               379,974       705,706       -46.2
AEG      AEGON NV-NY REG                541,792       981,974       -44.8
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                811,410     1,456,594       -44.3
AMLP     ALERIAN MLP ETF                319,910       564,137       -43.3
SSO      PROSHARES ULTRA              1,863,070     3,267,579       -43.0
NFJ      NFJ DVD IN & PRE               235,975       409,725       -42.4
SCZ      ISHARES MSCI SMA               312,996       539,547       -42.0
ACN      ACCENTURE PLC-A             11,585,757    19,795,744       -41.5
LTD      LIMITED BRANDS               7,120,848    12,135,213       -41.3
PC       PANASONIC-ADR                  353,828       601,542       -41.2
EDC      EMER MKT BULL 3X               856,080     1,450,888       -41.0
RSP      RYDEX-S&P EQ ETF               512,541       859,854       -40.4
EWO      ISHARES MSCI AUS               209,372       343,026       -39.0
SJT      SAN JUAN BASIN                 215,968       352,750       -38.8
QLD      PROSHARES ULTRA                431,059       703,608       -38.7
PKG      PACKAGING CORP               1,074,092     1,736,202       -38.1
JJC      IPATH DJ UBS COP               330,301       533,690       -38.1
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               273,201       440,429       -38.0
CLF      CLIFFS NATURAL R             4,664,427     7,472,674       -37.6
SDY      SPDR S&P DIV ETF               230,759       366,542       -37.0
WAG      WALGREEN CO                 17,336,267    27,511,420       -37.0
VFC      VF CORP                      3,224,469     5,044,721       -36.1
BND      VANGUARD TOTAL B               241,270       377,002       -36.0
EDU      NEW ORIENTAL-ADR               534,243       831,084       -35.7
TKC      TURKCELL ILE-ADR             1,465,703     2,276,226       -35.6
FTE      FRANCE TELEC-ADR             1,040,821     1,607,480       -35.3
ARG      AIRGAS INC                     834,905     1,288,130       -35.2
HBM      HUDBAY MINERALS                226,834       346,034       -34.4
AWH      ALLIED WORLD ASS               984,848     1,499,660       -34.3
NKE      NIKE INC -CL B               2,931,872     4,460,591       -34.3
DVA      DAVITA INC                     917,171     1,394,367       -34.2
PCEF     POWERSH CEF INC                355,778       535,452       -33.6
PPT      PUTNAM PREM INC                209,057       312,917       -33.2
V        VISA INC-CLASS A             6,290,856     9,379,178       -32.9
GIB      CGI GROUP INC-A                222,115       329,904       -32.7
TZA      SMALL CAP BEAR 3             2,482,769     3,677,246       -32.5
IXC      ISHARES-GLB ENRG               341,721       504,236       -32.2
EMB      ISHARES-JPM EM B               223,613       329,473       -32.1
SMI      SEMICONDUCTOR-AD               264,850       387,794       -31.7
ELX      EMULEX CORP                  5,232,155     7,659,234       -31.7
IRM      IRON MOUNTAIN                5,374,029     7,857,127       -31.6
BLK      BLACKROCK INC                  601,730       871,144       -30.9
ABB      ABB LTD-ADR                  2,168,459     3,112,470       -30.3
LSI      LSI CORP                     6,887,254     9,866,504       -30.2
UN       UNILEVER NV-NYS              1,521,188     2,177,980       -30.2
PHO      POWERSH-WATER RE               217,881       310,352       -29.8
AGCO     AGCO CORP                    3,004,430     4,277,948       -29.8
BXC      BLUELINX HOLDING               283,188       402,773       -29.7
TDC      TERADATA CORP                3,427,467     4,869,401       -29.6
SCO      PRSH-U/S CRU OIL               450,889       633,682       -28.8
GOV      GOVERNMENT PROPE             1,274,950     1,786,332       -28.6
VE       VEOLIA ENVI-ADR                644,098       897,724       -28.3
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               611,263       851,858       -28.2
IWV      ISHARES-RS 3000              1,316,656     1,834,370       -28.2
CLX      CLOROX CO                    4,088,143     5,664,948       -27.8
ARJ      ARCH CHEMICALS                 655,486       904,514       -27.5
DSU      BLACKROCK-DEBT S               473,939       653,200       -27.4
UPRO     PROSHARES ULTRAP               239,851       330,353       -27.4
DOG      PROSHARES SHORT                529,849       729,633       -27.4
ATI      ALLEGHENY TECH               5,802,741     7,943,110       -26.9
IVW      ISHARES-SP500 GR               335,263       458,548       -26.9
PPR      ING PR RATE TR                 228,002       311,160       -26.7
FXD      FIRST TR CONS DS               280,479       382,124       -26.6
IAU      ISHARES GOLD TRU             2,745,215     3,737,988       -26.6
VMW      VMWARE INC-CL A              2,300,555     3,132,132       -26.5
MVO      MV OIL TRUST                   321,649       437,394       -26.5
SWK      STANLEY BLACK &              3,246,638     4,404,953       -26.3
CIM      CHIMERA INV CORP            37,784,098    51,253,410       -26.3
RSG      REPUBLIC SVCS                2,951,228     4,002,252       -26.3
RWX      SPDR DJ INTERNAT               218,401       295,980       -26.2
SRS      PROSHARES ULTRAS             1,806,485     2,447,226       -26.2
UBS      UBS AG-REG                   5,062,799     6,846,383       -26.1
BBVA     BANCO BILBAO-ADR             4,856,057     6,546,713       -25.8
GRM      GRAHAM PACKAGING             1,010,417     1,360,071       -25.7
TNA      SMALL CAP BULL 3             1,793,643     2,411,321       -25.6
TCK      TECK RESOURCES-B             2,584,490     3,469,680       -25.5
BRO      BROWN & BROWN                1,384,531     1,858,217       -25.5
PVX      PROVIDENT ENERGY               928,655     1,245,231       -25.4
CAH      CARDINAL HEALTH              4,011,123     5,364,619       -25.2
DEO      DIAGEO PLC-ADR                 341,774       455,705       -25.0
PX       PRAXAIR INC                  4,162,915     5,535,692       -24.8
TAN      GUGGENHEIM SOLAR               813,046     1,075,689       -24.4
FO       FORTUNE BRANDS               1,263,986     1,671,683       -24.4
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               925,167     1,220,783       -24.2
AAV      ADVANTAGE OIL &              1,456,082     1,920,526       -24.2
GLW      CORNING INC                 15,805,116    20,839,104       -24.2
MTE      MAHANAGAR-ADR                  261,209       343,447       -23.9
CVD      COVANCE INC                  3,809,505     4,997,856       -23.8
PBR      PETROBRAS SA-ADR             7,852,295    10,301,611       -23.8
EWW      ISHARES-MEXICO               4,063,186     5,328,636       -23.7
TYC      TYCO INTL LTD                3,898,667     5,112,675       -23.7
SLV      ISHARES SILVER T            23,932,320    31,260,600       -23.4
KFT      KRAFT FOODS INC             19,381,592    25,312,266       -23.4
ABV      AMBEV-PRF ADR                5,311,586     6,930,255       -23.4
GT       GOODYEAR TIRE               12,941,873    16,878,103       -23.3
UWM      PROSHARES ULTRA                364,327       474,821       -23.3
DD       DU PONT (EI)                 7,741,155    10,068,613       -23.1
PH       PARKER HANNIFIN              1,523,021     1,980,383       -23.1
KB       KB FINANCIAL-ADR               379,427       493,316       -23.1
PRU      PRUDENTL FINL                3,990,182     5,166,682       -22.8
UL       UNILEVER PLC-ADR             1,808,532     2,336,190       -22.6
AEP      AMERICAN ELECTRI             4,264,731     5,493,740       -22.4
ETN      EATON CORP                   3,066,628     3,942,433       -22.2
GGG      GRACO INC                    1,339,299     1,720,444       -22.2
MMI      MOTOROLA MOBILIT            19,603,163    25,149,654       -22.1
NUE      NUCOR CORP                   7,167,701     9,193,399       -22.0
AIG/WS   AMERICAN IN-CW21             2,662,328     3,414,595       -22.0
QID      PROSHARES QQQ                1,249,990     1,597,243       -21.7
SWFT     SWIFT TRANSPORTA             5,381,531     6,864,952       -21.6
G        GENPACT LTD                  2,261,545     2,882,564       -21.5
UNT      UNIT CORP                      430,246       547,834       -21.5
HIX      WESTERN AS H/I 2               285,240       362,761       -21.4
NU       NORTHEAST UTILS              4,563,364     5,787,387       -21.1
SIL      GLOBAL X SILVER                678,392       858,729       -21.0
BCA      CORPBANCA SA-ADR               282,020       356,832       -21.0
UGI      UGI CORP                       414,471       524,167       -20.9
EXK      ENDEAVOUR SILVER             1,792,141     2,266,447       -20.9
HBC      HSBC HOLDING-ADR             2,897,573     3,663,310       -20.9
NBG      NATL BANK GR-ADR            12,110,141    15,284,238       -20.8
PFL      PIMCO INCOME STR               280,465       353,896       -20.7
DYN      DYNEGY INC                   6,287,393     7,896,153       -20.4
CSX      CSX CORP                     9,325,760    11,681,646       -20.2
CBS      CBS CORP-B                  14,241,138    17,829,553       -20.1
GEL      GENESIS ENERGY                 251,329       314,557       -20.1
FDO      FAMILY DOLLAR ST             3,128,019     3,914,489       -20.1
LNKD     LINKEDIN CORP-A              2,306,688     2,886,652       -20.1
HFC      HOLLYFRONTIER CO             3,444,496     4,300,869       -19.9
ROK      ROCKWELL AUTOMAT             3,505,733     4,376,394       -19.9
TIN      TEMPLE-INLAND                4,290,000     5,351,664       -19.8
WNC      WABASH NATIONAL              7,390,755     9,218,563       -19.8
ACE      ACE LTD                      1,903,221     2,372,847       -19.8
PSB      PS BUSINESS PARK               542,794       676,670       -19.8
COW      IPATH DJ-UBS LIV               376,548       468,632       -19.6
DTE      DTE ENERGY CO                1,793,993     2,226,522       -19.4
TGT      TARGET CORP                 10,329,848    12,818,906       -19.4
SPW      SPX CORP                     1,010,441     1,252,293       -19.3
CCG      CAMPUS CREST COM             1,474,690     1,827,577       -19.3
HII      HUNTINGTON INGAL             3,577,381     4,429,674       -19.2
ACI      ARCH COAL INC                6,314,420     7,818,585       -19.2
ICA      EMP ICA-ADR                    774,343       958,255       -19.2
KEY      KEYCORP                     15,849,599    19,606,960       -19.2
COH      COACH INC                    4,945,656     6,113,819       -19.1
PTY      PIMCO-CORP OPPOR               488,420       603,739       -19.1
WXS      WRIGHT EXPRESS               1,811,804     2,238,618       -19.1
SMFG     SUMITOMO MIT-ADR               369,889       456,890       -19.0
ILF      ISHARES LATIN 40             1,101,131     1,359,687       -19.0
COV      COVIDIEN PLC                 1,786,886     2,206,082       -19.0
L        LOEWS CORP                   1,721,066     2,122,514       -18.9
CS       CREDIT SUISS-ADR             2,071,457     2,552,159       -18.8
PSQ      PROSHARES SHORT                244,631       301,226       -18.8
XLB      SPDR-MATERIALS              26,160,232    32,199,161       -18.8
ETE      ENERGY TRANSFER                714,182       878,454       -18.7
JLL      JONES LANG LASAL               427,850       525,997       -18.7
RATE     BANKRATE INC                 1,621,374     1,992,882       -18.6
VPG      VISHAY PRECI                   639,078       784,953       -18.6
TBI      TRUEBLUE INC                 1,362,799     1,673,297       -18.6
SWM      SCHWEITZER-MAUDU               911,352     1,118,855       -18.5
KIE      SPDR KBW INSURAN             2,243,350     2,753,042       -18.5
CHS      CHICO'S FAS INC              8,012,360     9,831,911       -18.5
IJS      ISHARES-SP SCVAL               280,773       344,230       -18.4
SKM      SK TELECOM-ADR               1,520,514     1,861,683       -18.3
VAL      VALSPAR CORP                 2,181,134     2,669,743       -18.3
GGC      GEORGIA GULF                 1,546,063     1,891,265       -18.3
VXZ      IPATH-S&P M/T FU               747,158       913,629       -18.2
FCX      FREEPORT-MCMORAN            16,360,272    19,974,639       -18.1
BBT      BB&T CORP                   13,166,302    16,061,909       -18.0
IWF      ISHARES-RS 1K GR             1,793,637     2,186,384       -18.0
XOP      SPDR OIL&GAS EXP            46,504,605    56,643,520       -17.9
BT       BT GROUP-SPON AD               209,994       255,695       -17.9
XES      SPDR OIL & GAS E               262,080       319,087       -17.9
ECH      ISHARES MSCI CHI               716,575       871,883       -17.8
AEE      AMEREN CORP                  4,232,144     5,147,868       -17.8
NVS      NOVARTIS AG-ADR              3,747,067     4,555,377       -17.7
OIL      IPATH GS CRD OIL               252,010       306,128       -17.7
EBR      ELETROBRAS-ADR               2,409,349     2,924,867       -17.6
SGOL     ETFS GOLD TRUST                305,059       370,309       -17.6
AWK      AMERICAN WATER W             1,372,349     1,662,925       -17.5
BOX      SEACUBE CONTAINE               338,678       410,135       -17.4
BJ       BJ'S WHOLESALE               1,753,036     2,121,662       -17.4
LII      LENNOX INTL INC              2,802,247     3,389,460       -17.3
BDX      BECTON DICKINSON             4,912,264     5,936,177       -17.2
OII      OCEANEERING INTL             2,609,188     3,152,774       -17.2
LNT      ALLIANT ENERGY               1,421,544     1,717,170       -17.2
HMA      HEALTH MGMT AS-A            12,310,172    14,861,535       -17.2
TKR      TIMKEN CO                      564,586       680,871       -17.1
PJP      POWERSH-PHARMA                 424,917       512,206       -17.0

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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