Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Increases as of Aug. 15

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent increases 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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PPA      POWERSH-AERO&DEF             2,824,607       221,713      1174.0
GIB      CGI GROUP INC-A              1,148,392       222,115       417.0
DVY      ISHARES-DJ DIV               1,900,920       382,229       397.3
IHG      INTERCONTIN-ADR              2,773,175       587,816       371.8
VIG      VANGUARD DVD A E             1,226,046       282,944       333.3
IGE      ISHARES S&P NRSI             1,419,552       363,703       290.3
BND      VANGUARD TOTAL B               932,450       241,270       286.5
PSO      PEARSON PLC-ADR                857,443       234,134       266.2
ETE      ENERGY TRANSFER              2,512,839       714,182       251.8
XIV      VELOCITYSH INV V             6,537,392     1,939,358       237.1
EUO      PROSH-UL/SHO EUR               921,853       282,205       226.7
VTI      VANGUARD TL SK E             3,502,930     1,086,182       222.5
CEW      WISDOM-EMER CURR             1,101,475       345,586       218.7
AMLP     ALERIAN MLP ETF                980,351       319,910       206.4
IEI      ISHARES BARCLAYS               737,812       247,601       198.0
VYM      VANGUARD HI DV Y               595,592       208,835       185.2
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL             9,634,849     3,601,537       167.5
ALB      ALBEMARLE CORP               2,099,082       803,105       161.4
TLM      TALISMAN ENERGY              4,590,905     1,857,467       147.2
MLI      MUELLER INDS                 3,403,103     1,431,146       137.8
GRM      GRAHAM PACKAGING             2,354,402     1,010,417       133.0
CSE      CAPITALSOURCE IN             4,791,697     2,060,275       132.6
FGP      FERRELLGAS-LP                1,405,402       614,771       128.6
OIL      IPATH GS CRD OIL               564,240       252,010       123.9
IWS      ISHARES-RUS M V              1,188,067       531,862       123.4
FMX      FOMENTO ECON-ADR             1,429,869       642,853       122.4
HBC      HSBC HOLDING-ADR             6,287,824     2,897,573       117.0
IWR      ISHARES-RUS M/C                840,816       389,930       115.6
PGF      POWERSHARES FIN                658,042       307,931       113.7
ASX      ADV SEMI ENG-ADR            26,648,984    12,644,745       110.8
LSI      LSI CORP                    14,499,122     6,887,254       110.5
TEF      TELEFONICA-ADR               3,170,684     1,515,388       109.2
AIZ      ASSURANT INC                 1,952,620       948,097       106.0
GFI      GOLD FIELDS-ADR              5,388,215     2,635,353       104.5
GR       GOODRICH CORP                3,312,807     1,625,026       103.9
FIS      FIDELITY NATIONA             2,936,341     1,448,629       102.7
FO       FORTUNE BRANDS               2,539,440     1,263,986       100.9
TKR      TIMKEN CO                    1,117,496       564,586        97.9
BSBR     BANCO SANTANDER             15,078,782     7,784,642        93.7
VHS      VANGUARD HEALTH              1,058,008       549,404        92.6
NVO      NOVO-NORDISK-ADR               621,049       322,638        92.5
ASH      ASHLAND INC                  3,591,785     1,875,030        91.6
COO      COOPER COS INC               1,260,796       667,887        88.8
EWT      ISHARES-TAIWAN               9,062,907     4,825,218        87.8
MGA      MAGNA INTL                   2,290,006     1,219,264        87.8
VIP      VIMPELCOM LT-ADR             2,396,253     1,283,733        86.7
OSK      OSHKOSH CORP                 4,273,065     2,295,710        86.1
UN       UNILEVER NV-NYS              2,800,398     1,521,188        84.1
AHT      ASHFORD HOSPITAL             3,716,364     2,029,534        83.1
SYT      SYNGENTA AG-ADR                475,602       260,340        82.7
AEM      AGNICO-EAGLE MIN             3,914,348     2,172,324        80.2
RAH      RALCORP HLDGS                1,158,220       643,782        79.9
L        LOEWS CORP                   3,095,837     1,721,066        79.9
BAH      BOOZ ALLEN HAMIL               915,368       511,506        79.0
GDV      GABELLI DVD&INC                395,899       222,825        77.7
NGG      NATIONAL GRI-ADR               665,171       376,708        76.6
HON      HONEYWELL INTL               6,635,076     3,762,936        76.3
EFX      EQUIFAX INC                  1,640,120       931,136        76.1
TRP      TRANSCANADA CORP             3,317,140     1,883,232        76.1
XLF      SPDR-FINL SELECT           166,507,912    94,636,980        75.9
AFG      AMER FINL GROUP                675,565       384,844        75.5
LXK      LEXMARK INTL-A               8,429,975     4,803,068        75.5
VNR      VANGUARD NATURAL               716,574       409,358        75.0
BWC      BABCOCK & WILCOX             1,156,184       663,511        74.3
FLS      FLOWSERVE CORP               1,385,919       795,661        74.2
AEG      AEGON NV-NY REG                942,714       541,792        74.0
UGP      ULTRAPAR PA-ADR                997,930       574,884        73.6
GLL      PRSH-ULTSH GOLD                706,835       407,985        73.3
DDM      PROSHARES ULTRAD               612,150       354,458        72.7
APH      AMPHENOL CORP-A              6,477,566     3,759,056        72.3
CHT      CHUNGHWA TEL-ADR             1,362,952       791,542        72.2
PEP      PEPSICO INC                 12,038,624     6,996,671        72.1
AEA      ADVANCE AMERICA              3,964,620     2,305,535        72.0
EM       EMDEON INC-A                 1,511,125       880,186        71.7
EWM      ISHARES-MALAYSIA             3,083,656     1,804,729        70.9
WAT      WATERS CORP                  3,214,285     1,883,029        70.7
CIR      CIRCOR INTL                    886,585       520,407        70.4
EXL      EXCEL TRUST INC              1,711,717     1,008,112        69.8
TEL      TE CONNECTIVITY              1,465,355       870,068        68.4
AJG      ARTHUR J GALLAGH             1,630,204       968,337        68.4
PCG      PG&E CORP                    4,060,848     2,423,570        67.6
CNH      CNH GLOBAL NV                  511,281       305,182        67.5
ACE      ACE LTD                      3,168,828     1,903,221        66.5
COV      COVIDIEN PLC                 2,962,719     1,786,886        65.8
VGK      VANGUARD MSCI EU             5,017,501     3,030,548        65.6
BLL      BALL CORP                    7,677,429     4,638,198        65.5
CBG      CB RICHARD ELL-A            11,014,638     6,676,786        65.0
RE       EVEREST RE GROUP               731,209       444,292        64.6
JNK      SPDR BARCLAYS               12,290,222     7,487,900        64.1
UGI      UGI CORP                       676,140       414,471        63.1
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               442,801       273,201        62.1
CTB      COOPER TIRE & RU             3,794,326     2,349,100        61.5
GD       GENERAL DYNAMICS             4,585,074     2,855,861        60.5
AUY      YAMANA GOLD INC             10,321,347     6,440,311        60.3
SMA      SYMMETRY MEDICAL             2,290,310     1,440,000        59.0
GE       GENERAL ELECTRIC           102,659,055    64,607,705        58.9
NKE      NIKE INC -CL B               4,651,309     2,931,872        58.6
ENI      ENERSIS SA-ADR                 598,439       377,344        58.6
BTU      PEABODY ENERGY              10,970,051     6,945,011        58.0
HRC      HILL-ROM HOLDING               941,570       596,181        57.9
BA       BOEING CO/THE                9,925,950     6,285,323        57.9
SPY      SPDR S&P 500 ETF           532,574,789   337,973,094        57.6
CCE      COCA-COLA ENTER              2,808,275     1,783,698        57.4
FIO      FUSION-IO INC                4,846,439     3,084,660        57.1
CPO      CORN PRODUCTS                  807,495       515,363        56.7
UBS      UBS AG-REG                   7,908,728     5,062,799        56.2
DOW      DOW CHEMICAL CO             18,667,848    11,958,925        56.1
CCL      CARNIVAL CORP                9,841,110     6,312,081        55.9
TCK      TECK RESOURCES-B             4,028,071     2,584,490        55.9
BK       BANK NY MELLON              15,607,769    10,032,338        55.6
TWO      TWO HARBORS INVE             7,381,850     4,747,470        55.5
CB       CHUBB CORP                   9,796,462     6,320,135        55.0
DD       DU PONT (EI)                11,969,884     7,741,155        54.6
STR      QUESTAR CORP                 6,802,428     4,410,318        54.2
KRG      KITE REALTY GROU             2,491,638     1,617,258        54.1
IEV      ISHARES-S&P EURO               422,295       274,371        53.9
KOS      KOSMOS ENERGY LT               439,463       285,863        53.7
IWD      ISHARES-RS 1K VL             3,375,264     2,195,693        53.7
TOT      TOTAL SA-SP ADR              6,162,348     4,009,288        53.7
RDC      ROWAN COMPANIES              6,150,888     4,002,310        53.7
ETP      ENERGY TRANSF PA             3,624,253     2,359,392        53.6
IN       INTERMEC INC                 2,869,386     1,870,736        53.4
TUP      TUPPERWARE BRAND             1,981,140     1,294,605        53.0
XLK      SPDR-TECH SEL S             27,457,157    17,960,485        52.9
BBVA     BANCO BILBAO-ADR             7,416,801     4,856,057        52.7
TRH      TRANSATLANTIC HL               720,706       472,579        52.5
SDY      SPDR S&P DIV ETF               351,791       230,759        52.4
UPRO     PROSHARES ULTRAP               365,178       239,851        52.3
BT       BT GROUP-SPON AD               319,609       209,994        52.2
NSM      NATL SEMICONDUCT             5,624,255     3,703,707        51.9
BJ       BJ'S WHOLESALE               2,653,619     1,753,036        51.4
DFS      DISCOVER FINANCI             6,473,702     4,279,178        51.3
E        ENI SPA-ADR                  1,808,847     1,197,417        51.1
HYG      ISH-IBOXX H/Y CO             4,459,331     2,955,246        50.9
SLF      SUN LIFE FINANCI             3,431,752     2,276,235        50.8
CSC      COMPUTER SCIENCE             6,845,802     4,542,255        50.7
TEO      TELECOM ARGE-ADR               712,842       474,964        50.1
BRK/B    BERKSHIRE HATH-B            15,165,761    10,122,844        49.8
HSY      HERSHEY CO/THE               4,567,209     3,050,596        49.7
SOA      SOLUTIA INC                  2,667,852     1,792,271        48.9
GDXJ     MARKET VECTORS J             3,582,037     2,407,331        48.8
CIT      CIT GROUP INC                5,502,076     3,698,016        48.8
MDR      MCDERMOTT INTL               3,356,344     2,269,635        47.9
SMFG     SUMITOMO MIT-ADR               546,160       369,889        47.7
AFL      AFLAC INC                    6,181,772     4,188,403        47.6
CNU      CONTINUCARE CORP             2,081,995     1,412,603        47.4
ARJ      ARCH CHEMICALS                 965,595       655,486        47.3
CLGX     CORELOGIC INC                5,963,807     4,054,784        47.1
IYF      ISHARES-DJ FN SC               570,838       388,310        47.0
CNC      CENTENE CORP                 3,107,417     2,113,938        47.0
SH       PROSHARES SHORT              1,290,423       883,645        46.0
ACTV     ACTIVE NETWORK I             1,523,856     1,043,988        46.0
TOO      TEEKAY OFFSHORE                738,387       506,234        45.9
ADI      ANALOG DEVICES               9,221,590     6,329,478        45.7
DIA      SPDR DJIA TRUST             18,904,118    12,997,418        45.4
TPX      TEMPUR-PEDIC INT             4,995,246     3,437,450        45.3
EEM      ISHARES-EMG MKT             61,715,810    42,546,879        45.1
STO      STATOIL ASA-ADR             11,040,705     7,616,066        45.0
GA       GIANT INTERA-ADR             3,808,820     2,628,354        44.9
SWK      STANLEY BLACK &              4,690,635     3,246,638        44.5
TGT      TARGET CORP                 14,888,186    10,329,848        44.1
MILL     MILLER ENERGY RE             4,742,048     3,293,330        44.0
FXI      ISHARES FTSE CHI            32,665,455    22,701,978        43.9
XLB      SPDR-MATERIALS              37,613,145    26,160,232        43.8
FXD      FIRST TR CONS DS               402,121       280,479        43.4
ECL      ECOLAB INC                  17,866,990    12,464,544        43.3
TE       TECO ENERGY INC              6,234,142     4,351,590        43.3
EFA      ISHARES-MSCI EAF            39,026,427    27,262,165        43.2
FXA      CRYSHS-AUS DOL T             1,220,233       852,661        43.1
QUAD     QUAD GRAPHICS IN             1,679,577     1,173,695        43.1
ARR      ARMOUR RESIDENTI             7,424,542     5,188,520        43.1
GLW      CORNING INC                 22,543,188    15,805,116        42.6
CEO      CNOOC LTD-ADR                  531,439       373,995        42.1
EXBD     CORP EXECUTIVE               1,662,138     1,170,588        42.0
P        PANDORA MEDIA IN             5,469,229     3,852,197        42.0
EP       EL PASO CORP                19,842,890    14,007,232        41.7
SXC      SUNCOKE ENERGY I               764,675       541,366        41.2
KCG      KNIGHT CAPITAL-A            10,557,611     7,478,810        41.2
CFX      COLFAX CORP                  1,706,809     1,211,157        40.9
TGP      TEEKAY LNG PARTN               777,194       551,917        40.8
CNQ      CANADIAN NAT RES             7,167,989     5,092,177        40.8
AGN      ALLERGAN INC                 7,004,882     4,978,390        40.7
TKC      TURKCELL ILE-ADR             2,061,936     1,465,703        40.7
OCR      OMNICARE INC                14,554,229    10,356,363        40.5
BLK      BLACKROCK INC                  845,629       601,730        40.5
CMI      CUMMINS INC                  3,691,644     2,630,693        40.3
LTC      LTC PROPERTIES               1,156,471       825,470        40.1
SLM      SLM CORP                     7,799,158     5,580,492        39.8
ROG      ROGERS CORP                    816,263       584,786        39.6
ICE      INTERCONTINENTAL             1,753,347     1,257,158        39.5
CF       CF INDUSTRIES HO             2,543,384     1,824,746        39.4
TDC      TERADATA CORP                4,771,620     3,427,467        39.2
HMY      HARMONY GOLD-ADR             4,455,134     3,201,504        39.2
XHB      SPDR S&P HOMEBUI            16,523,193    11,877,701        39.1
DRQ      DRIL-QUIP INC                2,230,370     1,604,027        39.0
NCR      NCR CORP                     3,661,436     2,635,478        38.9
WFC      WELLS FARGO & CO            51,114,506    36,812,687        38.9
TBL      TIMBERLAND CO-A              1,461,866     1,052,899        38.8
DSU      BLACKROCK-DEBT S               657,525       473,939        38.7
PID      POWERSH-INT DVD                293,360       211,545        38.7

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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