Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Aug. 15

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



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Aug. 15       July 29      % Change   
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XNY      CHINA XINIYA-ADR               235,588     1,360,192       -82.7
BAM      BROOKFIELD ASS-A             1,525,060     8,409,773       -81.9
FRI      FIRST TR REIT IN               219,841     1,044,360       -78.9
JOF      JAPAN SM CAP FD                216,740     1,002,196       -78.4
EWU      ISHARES-UNITED K             1,094,886     3,883,156       -71.8
NZT      TELECOM NEW-ADR                445,803     1,321,236       -66.3
KOL      MKT VECT-COAL                  361,216     1,065,954       -66.1
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               325,086       925,167       -64.9
LYB      LYONDELLBASELL-A             3,344,873     8,805,405       -62.0
PHI      PHILIPP LONG-ADR               248,366       608,921       -59.2
TBF      PROSHARES SHORT                459,272     1,112,902       -58.7
MSB      MESABI TRUST                   216,663       504,569       -57.1
DRC      DRESSER-RAND GRO             1,854,541     4,294,236       -56.8
DPS      DR PEPPER SNAPPL             4,298,725     8,857,868       -51.5
PBT      PERMIAN BASIN                  269,689       546,044       -50.6
TMX      TELEF MEXI-ADR L             5,331,705    10,356,745       -48.5
FAZ      FINANCIAL BEAR               2,339,712     4,541,189       -48.5
ALV      AUTOLIV INC                  1,475,893     2,825,341       -47.8
OKE      ONEOK INC                    3,020,017     5,637,163       -46.4
FXP      PROSHARES ULTRAS               352,773       648,683       -45.6
SJR      SHAW COMM-B                    912,455     1,651,744       -44.8
PSLV     SPROTT PHYSICAL                782,001     1,406,971       -44.4
ILF      ISHARES LATIN 40               616,828     1,101,131       -44.0
PCEF     POWERSH CEF INC                201,034       355,778       -43.5
UHS      UNIVERSAL HLTH-B             1,619,496     2,790,589       -42.0
SQNS     SEQUANS COMM-ADR               563,742       966,840       -41.7
ERY      ENERGY BEAR 3X               1,220,776     2,069,146       -41.0
BCR      CR BARD INC                  2,760,428     4,626,955       -40.3
GSK      GLAXOSMITHKL-ADR             5,588,806     9,263,125       -39.7
EDZ      EMER MKT BEAR 3X               885,009     1,462,305       -39.5
TNA      SMALL CAP BULL 3             1,087,868     1,793,643       -39.3
HNP      HUANENG POWR-ADR               274,824       449,468       -38.9
PAY      VERIFONE SYSTEMS             5,683,070     9,261,903       -38.6
IDX      MKT VECT-INDONEN               392,678       637,750       -38.4
AAV      ADVANTAGE OIL &                897,631     1,456,082       -38.4
IMAX     IMAX CORP                    4,260,747     6,894,660       -38.2
IXG      ISHARES-GL FINL                268,086       432,595       -38.0
VEA      VANGUARD MSCI EA               612,062       987,044       -38.0
IYE      ISHARES-DJ ENERG               244,369       393,922       -38.0
RF       REGIONS FINANCIA            20,267,237    32,602,374       -37.8
TYP      TECH BEAR 3X                   221,016       355,049       -37.8
DMD      DEMAND MEDIA INC             3,470,732     5,572,271       -37.7
EWJ      ISHARES-JAPAN               31,927,026    50,811,830       -37.2
MHK      MOHAWK INDS                  2,272,587     3,606,129       -37.0
SNA      SNAP-ON INC                    621,181       985,455       -37.0
AWH      ALLIED WORLD ASS               621,868       984,848       -36.9
STM      STMICROELECTR-NY             6,435,588    10,175,472       -36.8
DOX      AMDOCS LTD                   1,615,576     2,550,150       -36.6
KT       KT CORP-ADR                  1,728,325     2,716,781       -36.4
ARCO     ARCOS DORADOS-A              1,608,105     2,515,644       -36.1
DGP      PW DB GOLD DBL L               374,466       584,281       -35.9
BZQ      PROSHARES ULTRA                221,174       343,365       -35.6
IEO      ISHARES-DJ O&G                 354,605       549,617       -35.5
NM       NAVIOS MARITIME                837,894     1,295,653       -35.3
CE       CELANESE CORP-A              2,046,855     3,120,934       -34.4
BAX      BAXTER INTL INC              6,860,694    10,450,252       -34.3
URA      GLOBAL X URANIUM               276,176       419,543       -34.2
EQT      EQT CORP                     3,188,397     4,821,400       -33.9
QID      PROSHARES QQQ                  827,365     1,249,990       -33.8
HGT      HUGOTON ROYALTY                340,490       511,549       -33.4
IYT      ISHARES-DJ US TR             1,681,967     2,518,679       -33.2
NYB      NY COMM BANCORP             14,140,292    21,076,511       -32.9
ITB      ISHARES-DJ HO CO             1,690,373     2,496,023       -32.3
EVN      EATON VAN MU INC               214,685       316,745       -32.2
NYX      NYSE EURONEXT                5,563,868     8,197,092       -32.1
CEU      CHINA EDUCATION                648,373       953,680       -32.0
FAS      FINL BULL 3X                 6,150,758     8,954,713       -31.3
IL       INTRALINKS HOLDI             1,786,844     2,586,822       -30.9
AG       FIRST MAJESTIC S               653,116       940,597       -30.6
CNW      CON-WAY INC                  1,381,861     1,979,847       -30.2
RWR      SPDR DOW JONES R               218,975       313,706       -30.2
CALX     CALIX INC                    1,904,909     2,706,330       -29.6
FMC      FMC CORP                       921,051     1,305,289       -29.4
XLU      SPDR-UTIL SELECT            17,588,890    24,832,427       -29.2
HIX      WESTERN AS H/I 2               202,041       285,240       -29.2
ERX      ENERGY BULL 3X                 629,757       887,900       -29.1
EXAM     EXAMWORKS GROUP              3,971,631     5,595,747       -29.0
UA       UNDER ARMOUR-A               1,846,274     2,599,241       -29.0
IGT      INTL GAME TECH               8,488,959    11,924,170       -28.8
TLK      TELEKOMUNIKA-ADR               379,839       531,057       -28.5
GGG      GRACO INC                      958,677     1,339,299       -28.4
AOL      AOL INC                     14,816,067    20,666,717       -28.3
TTC      TORO CO                        825,297     1,147,132       -28.1
PFF      ISHARES S&P PREF               734,951     1,020,650       -28.0
DGX      QUEST DIAGNOSTIC             5,368,532     7,424,977       -27.7
TM       TOYOTA MOTOR-ADR             1,672,013     2,309,143       -27.6
WFT      WEATHERFORD INTL            16,986,960    23,363,223       -27.3
ROK      ROCKWELL AUTOMAT             2,551,895     3,505,733       -27.2
AIV      APARTMENT INVEST             5,346,024     7,343,570       -27.2
AGP      AMERIGROUP CORP              3,486,059     4,775,839       -27.0
ARX      AEROFLEX HOLDING               740,104     1,010,263       -26.7
GBX      GREENBRIER COS               2,494,928     3,403,919       -26.7
RDS/B    ROYAL DUTCH-ADR              1,324,975     1,806,962       -26.7
EWG      ISHARES-GERMANY              3,667,428     5,000,043       -26.7
VNQ      VANGUARD REIT ET             2,465,075     3,351,650       -26.5
CT       CAPITAL TRUST-A                627,568       852,849       -26.4
MWV      MEADWESTVACO COR             2,127,225     2,886,269       -26.3
SID      SID NACIONAL-ADR            10,008,073    13,571,812       -26.3
WLK      WESTLAKE CHEMICA             2,291,629     3,106,721       -26.2
POR      PORTLAND GENERAL             3,247,441     4,395,254       -26.1
OZM      OCH-ZIFF CAPIT-A             2,553,823     3,454,235       -26.1
RLD      REALD INC                   10,025,765    13,534,390       -25.9
MOS      MOSAIC CO/THE                4,784,347     6,444,432       -25.8
WSM      WILLIAMS-SONOMA              4,423,377     5,936,589       -25.5
CMA      COMERICA INC                12,038,500    16,136,496       -25.4
ECH      ISHARES MSCI CHI               535,436       716,575       -25.3
IVW      ISHARES-SP500 GR               251,675       335,263       -24.9
NI       NISOURCE INC                 6,115,372     8,135,786       -24.8
RBS      ROYAL BANK-S ADR             1,479,377     1,966,882       -24.8
CBI      CHICAGO BRIDG-NY               781,102     1,032,337       -24.3
PXE      POWERSH-EN EX PR               557,113       735,874       -24.3
LF       LEAPFROG ENTERPR             2,122,875     2,799,226       -24.2
NUS      NU SKIN ENTERP-A             4,675,823     6,159,549       -24.1
DPL      DPL INC                      1,795,307     2,354,203       -23.7
KCP      KENNETH COLE-A                 374,697       490,675       -23.6
SPXU     PROSHARES ULTRAP             1,554,927     2,034,352       -23.6
HCA      HCA HOLDINGS INC             2,644,865     3,460,285       -23.6
COH      COACH INC                    3,792,082     4,945,656       -23.3
SSW      SEASPAN CORP                 1,890,098     2,462,224       -23.2
HGG      HHGREGG INC                  9,255,873    12,045,456       -23.2
ZF       ZWEIG FUND                   1,103,850     1,435,447       -23.1
KV/A     KV PHARM-A                  13,127,136    17,052,480       -23.0
KKR      KKR & CO LP                    777,981     1,009,166       -22.9
RMD      RESMED INC                  10,779,922    13,977,805       -22.9
FHN      FIRST HORIZON NA             8,101,027    10,495,724       -22.8
RENN     RENREN INC-ADR              11,180,757    14,485,309       -22.8
CRL      CHARLES RIVER LA             2,082,042     2,696,377       -22.8
CLF      CLIFFS NATURAL R             3,604,173     4,664,427       -22.7
PRGN     PARAGON SHIPPI-A               570,192       736,173       -22.5
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               473,874       611,263       -22.5
REV      REVLON INC-A                   604,717       779,237       -22.4
CZZ      COSAN LTD - A                1,951,638     2,514,707       -22.4
WRC      WARNACO GROUP IN             3,389,900     4,367,787       -22.4
SF       STIFEL FINANCIAL             2,830,893     3,644,573       -22.3
FXCM     FXCM INC-A                   3,658,323     4,695,699       -22.1
STV      CHINA DIGITA-ADR               300,432       385,606       -22.1
CAG      CONAGRA FOODS                6,414,244     8,231,517       -22.1
PTY      PIMCO-CORP OPPOR               381,177       488,420       -22.0
TSS      TOTAL SYS SERVS              6,656,647     8,480,955       -21.5
SBH      SALLY BEAUTY HOL             3,470,191     4,418,170       -21.5
SWN      SOUTHWESTRN ENGY             8,589,120    10,934,968       -21.5
TOWR     TOWER INTERNATIO               298,589       379,145       -21.2
EXK      ENDEAVOUR SILVER             1,412,073     1,792,141       -21.2
SHY      ISHARES 1-3 YR               1,089,899     1,379,691       -21.0
ERJ      EMBRAER SA-ADR               1,537,430     1,945,080       -21.0
CPB      CAMPBELL SOUP CO            13,799,743    17,449,047       -20.9
UNH      UNITEDHEALTH GRP            12,194,719    15,412,323       -20.9
ABB      ABB LTD-ADR                  1,718,300     2,168,459       -20.8
VNM      MKT VECT-VIETNAM               315,602       398,064       -20.7
KBR      KBR INC                      1,262,220     1,590,509       -20.6
HS       HEALTHSPRING INC             2,337,421     2,942,970       -20.6
DBB      POWERSHARES DB B               350,859       441,752       -20.6
CYH      COMMUNITY HEALTH             4,164,560     5,242,512       -20.6
BCA      CORPBANCA SA-ADR               224,148       282,020       -20.5
KMI      KINDER MORGAN IN             9,577,931    12,041,365       -20.5
NEE      NEXTERA ENERGY               4,040,609     5,068,890       -20.3
IXC      ISHARES-GLB ENRG               272,568       341,721       -20.2
CGV      GEOPHYSIQUE-ADR                218,111       273,375       -20.2
ST       SENSATA TECHNOLO             2,365,454     2,961,013       -20.1
CPL      CPFL ENERGIA-ADR             2,645,755     3,310,304       -20.1
EMN      EASTMAN CHEMICAL             1,523,781     1,906,488       -20.1
SKH      SKILLED HEALTHCA             2,025,035     2,529,375       -19.9
KFT      KRAFT FOODS INC             15,570,363    19,381,592       -19.7
MTU      MITSUBISHI U-ADR             4,646,956     5,781,947       -19.6
BCO      BRINK'S CO/THE               1,498,136     1,862,451       -19.6
PCK      PIMCO CA MUNI II               373,920       463,823       -19.4
GTY      GETTY REALTY                 2,258,443     2,800,368       -19.4
ACM      AECOM TECHNOLOGY             2,443,779     3,021,182       -19.1
YOKU     YOUKU.COM IN-ADR             7,963,527     9,844,688       -19.1
MOH      MOLINA HEALTHCAR             1,926,965     2,377,411       -18.9
SNH      SENIOR HOUSING               2,642,594     3,256,560       -18.9
CMG      CHIPOTLE MEXICAN             2,950,050     3,626,056       -18.6
IYM      ISHARES-DJ BSC M               827,813     1,016,919       -18.6
HP       HELMERICH & PAYN             3,799,391     4,666,977       -18.6
BGZ      LARGE CAP BEAR                 509,479       625,692       -18.6
TAN      GUGGENHEIM SOLAR               662,691       813,046       -18.5
BAK      BRASKEM SA-ADR                 490,249       600,495       -18.4
GAS      NICOR INC                    1,486,526     1,820,113       -18.3
EMR      EMERSON ELEC CO              7,530,241     9,203,154       -18.2
KRO      KRONOS WORLDWIDE             1,304,567     1,593,754       -18.1
ATI      ALLEGHENY TECH               4,752,247     5,802,741       -18.1
BKU      BANKUNITED INC               1,316,886     1,607,650       -18.1
EOD      WELLS FARGO ADVA               276,116       336,645       -18.0
FXY      CRYSHS-JAPANESE                906,308     1,104,858       -18.0
SKX      SKECHERS USA-A               5,831,299     7,102,173       -17.9
MGM      MGM RESORTS INTE            51,341,072    62,506,632       -17.9
MSM      MSC INDL DIRECT                805,993       979,003       -17.7
CVC      CABLEVISION SY-A             5,858,321     7,111,120       -17.6
AI       ARLINGTON ASSE-A               403,634       489,767       -17.6
IPG      INTERPUBLIC GRP             12,843,406    15,580,656       -17.6
NBR      NABORS INDS LTD              6,368,983     7,722,307       -17.5
RSP      RYDEX-S&P EQ ETF               422,782       512,541       -17.5
ANN      ANN INC                      7,302,309     8,836,541       -17.4
BGU      LARGE CAP BULL                 860,246     1,040,434       -17.3
AVY      AVERY DENNISON               2,246,401     2,713,085       -17.2
EPP      ISHARES MSCI PAC               314,738       379,974       -17.2
ZSL      PRSH-ULTSH SILVE             3,967,546     4,783,757       -17.1
VALE     VALE SA-SP ADR              22,438,770    27,036,467       -17.0
AVX      AVX CORP                       682,673       821,778       -16.9
OXM      OXFORD INDS INC              1,557,371     1,873,713       -16.9

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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