Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Increases as of Aug. 31

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent increases on the New York Stock Exchange as of the Aug. 31 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Aug. 31       Aug. 15      % Change   
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PHI      PHILIPP LONG-ADR             5,128,906       248,366      1965.1
DZZ      PWR GOLD DBL SHR             3,277,509       702,849       366.3
BAK      BRASKEM SA-ADR               1,783,068       490,249       263.7
HIX      WESTERN AS H/I 2               695,382       202,041       244.2
DGP      PW DB GOLD DBL L             1,258,078       374,466       236.0
CJES     C&J ENERGY SERVI             1,700,350       533,939       218.5
DRC      DRESSER-RAND GRO             4,691,317     1,854,541       153.0
EWU      ISHARES-UNITED K             2,703,654     1,094,886       146.9
OEF      ISHARES-SP100                1,441,604       587,478       145.4
SEF      PROSHARES SHORT                558,663       238,298       134.4
EZU      ISHARES-EMU INDX               755,749       325,086       132.5
BGZ      LARGE CAP BEAR               1,183,789       509,479       132.4
IFN      INDIA FUND                     597,738       260,792       129.2
STI      SUNTRUST BANKS              13,940,706     6,269,304       122.4
TEA      TEAVANA HOLDINGS             1,651,241       757,705       117.9
CVS      CVS CAREMARK COR            44,810,307    21,362,628       109.8
DXD      PROSHARES ULTRAS             3,759,658     1,795,511       109.4
RSG      REPUBLIC SVCS                7,610,442     3,687,694       106.4
SDY      SPDR S&P DIV ETF               717,394       351,791       103.9
RJA      ELEMENTS AGRI TR               464,490       232,176       100.1
TNA      SMALL CAP BULL 3             2,152,602     1,087,868        97.9
CVY      GUGGENHEIM MULTI               496,235       256,609        93.4
CHG      CH ENERGY GROUP              1,131,096       587,775        92.4
VTV      VANGUARD VAL ETF               423,913       220,425        92.3
VUG      VANGUARD GRW ETF               429,752       223,841        92.0
PBT      PERMIAN BASIN                  515,879       269,689        91.3
COV      COVIDIEN PLC                 5,666,973     2,962,719        91.3
DGZ      PWR DB GOLD SHOR               387,251       205,346        88.6
PLL      PALL CORP                    2,774,838     1,496,378        85.4
ABV      AMBEV-PRF ADR                9,463,051     5,106,933        85.3
PEG      PUB SERV ENTERP              9,792,901     5,316,322        84.2
EW       EDWARDS LIFE                 4,811,592     2,650,488        81.5
EEP      ENBRIDGE ENERGY              1,740,729       978,469        77.9
XUE      XUEDA EDU GP-ADR               684,016       385,201        77.6
JJC      IPATH DJ UBS COP               776,589       439,307        76.8
EPB      EL PASO PIPELINE             2,065,256     1,168,831        76.7
OGE      OGE ENERGY CORP                986,344       560,389        76.0
VEA      VANGUARD MSCI EA             1,075,825       612,062        75.8
AOD      ALPINE TOTAL DYN               711,670       407,305        74.7
LRY      LIBERTY PROP                 5,058,733     2,938,874        72.1
TYH      TECH BULL 3X                   624,550       364,170        71.5
BBL      BHP BILLITON-ADR             1,259,600       734,788        71.4
VWO      VANGUARD MSCI EM            20,287,449    11,842,423        71.3
USO      UNITED STATES OI            33,959,795    20,177,304        68.3
SCO      PRSH-U/S CRU OIL               744,678       444,290        67.6
ERY      ENERGY BEAR 3X               2,035,037     1,220,776        66.7
CCE      COCA-COLA ENTER              4,581,814     2,808,275        63.2
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL            15,628,190     9,634,849        62.2
PII      POLARIS INDS                 2,659,524     1,642,839        61.9
EDC      EMER MKT BULL 3X             1,202,351       743,007        61.8
AEP      AMERICAN ELECTRI             8,504,121     5,264,184        61.5
BCS      BARCLAYS PLC-ADR            12,566,600     7,781,703        61.5
NLC      NALCO HLDG CO                3,100,063     1,921,294        61.4
TNC      TENNANT CO                   1,114,085       691,613        61.1
CE       CELANESE CORP-A              3,296,294     2,046,855        61.0
NM       NAVIOS MARITIME              1,342,374       837,894        60.2
PSQ      PROSHARES SHORT                441,561       276,103        59.9
BLK      BLACKROCK INC                1,346,314       845,629        59.2
EPP      ISHARES MSCI PAC               494,573       314,738        57.1
PCEF     POWERSH CEF INC                315,458       201,034        56.9
GGB      GERDAU SA-ADR               11,188,417     7,138,450        56.7
TYP      TECH BEAR 3X                   345,400       221,016        56.3
CRR      CARBO CERAMICS               1,424,241       924,068        54.1
GNC      GNC HOLDINGS INC             1,622,114     1,059,346        53.1
BTE      BAYTEX ENERGY CO             1,560,798     1,019,429        53.1
LOW      LOWE'S COS INC              22,172,737    14,499,179        52.9
NYX      NYSE EURONEXT                8,504,208     5,563,868        52.8
KKR      KKR & CO LP                  1,188,451       777,981        52.8
HRC      HILL-ROM HOLDING             1,437,566       941,570        52.7
UA       UNDER ARMOUR-A               2,815,199     1,846,274        52.5
DE       DEERE & CO                  12,860,591     8,459,264        52.0
DFS      DISCOVER FINANCI             9,784,396     6,473,702        51.1
TYC      TYCO INTL LTD                6,320,137     4,181,853        51.1
DB       DEUTSCHE BANK-RG             9,920,798     6,608,629        50.1
SLH      SOLERA HOLDINGS              1,517,034     1,013,372        49.7
CNX      CONSOL ENERGY                6,211,229     4,150,447        49.7
EUO      PROSH-UL/SHO EUR             1,378,852       921,853        49.6
BAC      BANK OF AMERICA            211,917,374   141,893,578        49.3
LM       LEGG MASON INC              12,995,060     8,703,100        49.3
TX       TERNIUM SA-ADR                 514,832       345,391        49.1
PPO      POLYPORE INTERNA             2,203,645     1,479,824        48.9
CIG      CEMIG SA-ADR                 7,913,581     5,320,359        48.7
BDN      BRANDYWINE RLTY             10,837,649     7,311,015        48.2
FRI      FIRST TR REIT IN               325,265       219,841        48.0
DHF      DREYFUS HI-YLD               1,177,510       799,201        47.3
TAM      TAM SA-ADR                   1,503,357     1,020,951        47.3
ABC      AMERISOURCEBERGE             8,029,928     5,461,079        47.0
GGG      GRACO INC                    1,408,649       958,677        46.9
ARG      AIRGAS INC                   1,410,434       961,642        46.7
UNM      UNUM GROUP                   9,930,361     6,783,460        46.4
KOL      MKT VECT-COAL                  528,778       361,216        46.4
SAM      BOSTON BEER-A                1,374,419       939,907        46.2
CLS      CELESTICA INC                3,832,216     2,623,468        46.1
COH      COACH INC                    5,533,422     3,792,082        45.9
FGP      FERRELLGAS-LP                2,048,579     1,405,402        45.8
DOG      PROSHARES SHORT                683,299       469,756        45.5
QLD      PROSHARES ULTRA                627,701       432,945        45.0
KOS      KOSMOS ENERGY LT               636,138       439,463        44.8
EWM      ISHARES-MALAYSIA             4,431,319     3,083,656        43.7
MIC      MACQUARIE INFRAS               491,732       343,582        43.1
KRO      KRONOS WORLDWIDE             1,861,642     1,304,567        42.7
KO       COCA-COLA CO/THE            29,322,511    20,558,774        42.6
SJM      JM SMUCKER CO                2,303,097     1,617,099        42.4
TZA      SMALL CAP BEAR 3             3,406,811     2,392,453        42.4
OIH      OIL SVC HLDRS TR             8,534,450     6,010,012        42.0
MOS      MOSAIC CO/THE                6,772,637     4,784,347        41.6
RBS      ROYAL BANK-S ADR             2,093,243     1,479,377        41.5
ATR      APTARGROUP INC                 686,414       485,368        41.4
VAL      VALSPAR CORP                 3,786,177     2,677,727        41.4
KWK      QUICKSILVER RES             24,188,715    17,108,823        41.4
PHB      POWERSH FNDL H/Y               297,307       211,262        40.7
NWY      NEW YORK & CO                1,597,340     1,135,127        40.7
EM       EMDEON INC-A                 2,126,147     1,511,125        40.7
HNP      HUANENG POWR-ADR               386,508       274,824        40.6
ACTV     ACTIVE NETWORK I             2,141,023     1,523,856        40.5
USB      US BANCORP                  36,038,500    25,672,657        40.4
VEU      VANGUARD FTSE AL               469,987       335,133        40.2
IRF      INTL RECTIFIER               1,523,740     1,087,069        40.2
WAB      WABTEC CORP                    679,160       485,712        39.8
CVH      COVENTRY HEALTH              4,256,406     3,048,656        39.6
DVA      DAVITA INC                   1,581,423     1,132,952        39.6
STJ      ST JUDE MEDICAL              7,128,126     5,129,906        39.0
PGP      PIMCO GLB STK&IN               353,820       254,703        38.9
OSK      OSHKOSH CORP                 5,918,514     4,273,065        38.5
RWX      SPDR DJ INTERNAT               342,678       247,698        38.3
GEO      GEO GROUP INC/TH             4,402,151     3,183,490        38.3
HCC      HCC INSURANCE                1,346,592       974,608        38.2
HP       HELMERICH & PAYN             5,247,564     3,799,391        38.1
NEE      NEXTERA ENERGY               5,571,005     4,040,609        37.9
AMP      AMERIPRISE FINAN             3,003,944     2,178,991        37.9
DBP      POWERSHARES DB P               416,975       302,744        37.7
AMT      AMERICAN TOWER-A             5,707,180     4,147,703        37.6
PGN      PROGRESS ENERGY              4,421,240     3,232,645        36.8
NVO      NOVO-NORDISK-ADR               849,296       621,049        36.8
EPI      WISDOMTREE INDIA             3,858,421     2,825,588        36.6
EWH      ISHARES-HONGKONG             6,975,955     5,111,024        36.5
KMB      KIMBERLY-CLARK               5,916,087     4,341,422        36.3
KB       KB FINANCIAL-ADR               433,967       320,376        35.5
URE      PROSHARES ULTRA                637,794       471,009        35.4
KMI      KINDER MORGAN IN            12,929,447     9,577,931        35.0
FLR      FLUOR CORP                   4,844,492     3,592,635        34.8
BEN      FRANKLIN RES INC             3,610,048     2,677,472        34.8
JNS      JANUS CAPITAL GR             9,695,449     7,198,244        34.7
HS       HEALTHSPRING INC             3,146,930     2,337,421        34.6
AXP      AMERICAN EXPRESS            19,683,069    14,660,218        34.3
MS       MORGAN STANLEY              18,510,851    13,792,287        34.2
VIP      VIMPELCOM LT-ADR             3,213,434     2,396,253        34.1
LH       LABORATORY CP                5,531,931     4,125,869        34.1
NOA      NORTH AMERICAN E               763,740       570,868        33.8
WYN      WYNDHAM WORLDWID             6,161,238     4,608,237        33.7
FRX      FOREST LABS INC             25,316,744    18,953,229        33.6
CLF      CLIFFS NATURAL R             4,806,573     3,604,173        33.4
MMC      MARSH & MCLENNAN             7,354,493     5,522,323        33.2
ZSL      PRSH-ULTSH SILVE             5,277,655     3,967,546        33.0
ILF      ISHARES LATIN 40               816,808       616,828        32.4
SEM      SELECT MEDICAL               2,079,382     1,571,194        32.3
KFT      KRAFT FOODS INC             20,591,070    15,570,363        32.2
CNH      CNH GLOBAL NV                  675,806       511,281        32.2
XEL      XCEL ENERGY INC              6,020,382     4,567,846        31.8
ECL      ECOLAB INC                  23,505,743    17,866,990        31.6
PDM      PIEDMONT OFFIC-A             8,259,176     6,289,564        31.3
XME      SPDR S&P MET & M             8,751,847     6,665,715        31.3
MDT      MEDTRONIC INC               15,286,863    11,644,711        31.3
KGC      KINROSS GOLD                 9,229,959     7,031,425        31.3
SMS      SIMS METAL-ADR                 421,780       321,413        31.2
UWM      PROSHARES ULTRA                436,675       333,161        31.1
MCS      MARCUS CORP                    745,580       569,623        30.9
DD       DU PONT (EI)                15,614,319    11,969,884        30.4
QUAD     QUAD GRAPHICS IN             2,190,912     1,679,577        30.4
IRM      IRON MOUNTAIN                9,355,860     7,175,226        30.4
AEE      AMEREN CORP                  5,464,335     4,196,273        30.2
PCP      PRECISION CASTPT             3,716,530     2,854,813        30.2
AET      AETNA INC                    4,842,056     3,724,081        30.0
KEY      KEYCORP                     22,808,999    17,551,868        30.0
GGC      GEORGIA GULF                 2,772,977     2,134,883        29.9
PFM      POWERSH-DVD ACH                296,551       228,325        29.9
UN       UNILEVER NV-NYS              3,634,332     2,800,398        29.8
DRQ      DRIL-QUIP INC                2,891,062     2,230,370        29.6
END      ENDEAVOUR INTERN             5,152,156     3,979,732        29.5
EPD      ENTERPRISE PRODU             6,703,953     5,181,209        29.4
BF/B     BROWN-FORMAN -B              1,436,362     1,110,147        29.4
DNP      DNP SELECT INC               1,138,658       880,351        29.3
ANN      ANN INC                      9,443,406     7,302,309        29.3
IYT      ISHARES-DJ US TR             2,171,419     1,681,967        29.1
ETR      ENTERGY CORP                 3,500,409     2,713,672        29.0
AMLP     ALERIAN MLP ETF              1,263,485       980,351        28.9
MG       MISTRAS GROUP IN               668,080       518,744        28.8
KBW      KBW INC                      3,119,797     2,425,592        28.6
SPH      SUBURBAN PROPANE               324,259       252,392        28.5
KR       KROGER CO                   19,546,872    15,223,668        28.4
XLU      SPDR-UTIL SELECT            22,568,708    17,588,890        28.3
FDS      FACTSET RESEARCH             1,544,049     1,203,400        28.3
NSH      NUSTAR GP HOLDIN               303,351       236,916        28.0
LZ       LUBRIZOL CORP                1,631,909     1,275,575        27.9
APH      AMPHENOL CORP-A              8,278,623     6,477,566        27.8
OKE      ONEOK INC                    3,859,149     3,020,017        27.8
FFG      FBL FINL GROUP-A               838,469       656,336        27.7
IL       INTRALINKS HOLDI             2,280,049     1,786,844        27.6
SRE      SEMPRA ENERGY                3,369,421     2,641,587        27.6
MRH      MONTPELIER RE                3,396,752     2,664,739        27.5

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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