Largest NYSE Short Interest Changes as of Sept. 15

The following are the 50 largest short interest changes on the New York Stock Exchange as of the Sept. 15 settlement date. The table ranks the top 50 positive changes followed by the top negative changes.

TOP 50 INCREASES


Ticker                                                                   
Symbol   Company                    Sept. 15       Aug. 31         Change    
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XLF      SPDR-FINL SELECT         216,428,000    170,199,730     46,228,270
SPY      SPDR S&P 500 ETF         536,082,542    500,540,603     35,541,939
IWM      ISHARES-RUS 2000         275,921,520    251,423,272     24,498,248
PFE      PFIZER INC               111,051,039     91,074,871     19,976,168
GE       GENERAL ELECTRIC         141,398,929    125,209,913     16,189,016
WFC      WELLS FARGO & CO          75,733,387     61,785,860     13,947,527
XLI      SPDR-INDU SELECT          55,636,827     44,284,133     11,352,694
T        AT&T INC                  75,402,328     64,648,818     10,753,510
CVE      CENOVUS ENERGY            19,157,663      9,110,450     10,047,213
BAC      BANK OF AMERICA          221,999,356    211,973,344     10,026,012
EEM      ISHARES-EMG MKT           68,049,200     59,023,251      9,025,949
FAS      FINL BULL 3X              14,622,446      5,815,744      8,806,702
XOM      EXXON MOBIL CORP          54,200,165     45,962,004      8,238,161
F        FORD MOTOR CO            157,135,464    148,983,628      8,151,836
CX       CEMEX SAB-SP ADR          82,464,843     74,980,145      7,484,698
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL          22,204,262     15,628,190      6,576,072
BBT      BB&T CORP                 22,971,810     16,575,484      6,396,326
KO       COCA-COLA CO/THE          35,517,058     29,324,611      6,192,447
MRK      MERCK & CO                38,273,786     32,197,325      6,076,461
GM       GENERAL MOTORS C          51,635,654     45,569,524      6,066,130
USB      US BANCORP                41,900,324     36,044,953      5,855,371
RF       REGIONS FINANCIA          29,374,375     23,577,328      5,797,047
JCP      J.C. PENNEY CO            38,910,582     33,316,420      5,594,162
HPQ      HEWLETT-PACKARD           29,385,090     23,822,886      5,562,204
VWO      VANGUARD MSCI EM          25,813,250     20,287,449      5,525,801
GPS      GAP INC/THE               28,163,629     22,678,456      5,485,173
S        SPRINT NEXTEL CO         105,586,165    100,248,477      5,337,688
MGM      MGM RESORTS INTE          50,901,026     45,589,862      5,311,164
GCI      GANNETT CO                30,173,046     24,896,564      5,276,482
PG       PROCTER & GAMBLE          36,854,465     31,815,743      5,038,722
MO       ALTRIA GROUP INC          35,411,991     30,775,380      4,636,611
JNJ      JOHNSON&JOHNSON           53,593,028     48,985,193      4,607,835
BK       BANK NY MELLON            22,300,173     17,716,967      4,583,206
CBG      CB RICHARD ELL-A          12,940,353      8,438,759      4,501,594
AUQ      AURICO GOLD INC            6,160,195      1,659,599      4,500,596
MF       MF GLOBAL HOLDIN          27,208,953     22,711,866      4,497,087
CCL      CARNIVAL CORP             16,450,771     11,955,951      4,494,820
CSX      CSX CORP                  18,777,746     14,364,724      4,413,022
DD       DU PONT (EI)              19,974,935     15,628,819      4,346,116
THC      TENET HEALTHCARE          38,555,031     34,292,189      4,262,842
HEK      HECKMANN CORP             17,319,472     13,250,860      4,068,612
BRK/B    BERKSHIRE HATH-B          21,651,187     17,601,959      4,049,228
TSL      TRINA SOLAR-ADR           20,539,869     16,592,224      3,947,645
STM      STMICROELECTR-NY           9,438,116      5,578,645      3,859,471
COP      CONOCOPHILLIPS            26,895,260     23,041,971      3,853,289
AEO      AMER EAGLE OUTF           17,970,562     14,123,091      3,847,471
IR       INGERSOLL-RAND            16,120,451     12,311,470      3,808,981
JPM      JPMORGAN CHASE            56,431,277     52,714,276      3,717,001
NLY      ANNALY CAPITAL M          46,619,192     42,964,849      3,654,343
DIS      WALT DISNEY CO            49,015,143     45,370,413      3,644,730

TOP 50 DECREASES


Ticker                                                                   
Symbol   Company                    Sept. 15       Aug. 31         Change    
=============================================================================
SCHW     SCHWAB (CHARLES)          30,306,911     42,393,569    -12,086,658
CPN      CALPINE CORP              13,578,954     21,053,140     -7,474,186
FTR      FRONTIER COMMUNI          83,282,327     90,752,884     -7,470,557
LDK      LDK SOLAR CO-ADR          29,823,604     37,278,486     -7,454,882
XOP      SPDR OIL&GAS EXP          50,087,038     55,328,909     -5,241,871
XLE      SPDR-ENERGY SEL           70,734,015     75,764,519     -5,030,504
PHI      PHILIPP LONG-ADR             168,014      5,128,906     -4,960,892
PHM      PULTEGROUP INC            32,868,448     37,313,464     -4,445,016
EWJ      ISHARES-JAPAN             19,771,030     23,764,745     -3,993,715
NOK      NOKIA CORP-ADR            91,224,212     95,134,283     -3,910,071
TD       TORONTO-DOM BANK           3,364,923      7,205,802     -3,840,879
BBD      BRADESCO-ADR              16,515,612     20,202,574     -3,686,962
SVU      SUPERVALU INC             49,516,976     53,122,348     -3,605,372
AMD      ADV MICRO DEVICE          93,724,456     97,306,499     -3,582,043
VRX      VALEANT PHARMACE           7,686,905     11,251,311     -3,564,406
WU       WESTERN UNION             10,991,442     14,439,458     -3,448,016
HSP      HOSPIRA INC                4,026,237      7,467,170     -3,440,933
SWY      SAFEWAY INC               29,484,492     32,797,406     -3,312,914
HD       HOME DEPOT INC            34,643,277     37,752,617     -3,109,340
ANR      ALPHA NATURAL RE           9,928,257     12,993,326     -3,065,069
DAL      DELTA AIR LI              19,098,795     22,064,474     -2,965,679
TJX      TJX COS INC                9,364,258     12,274,790     -2,910,532
FXI      ISHARES FTSE CHI          31,490,578     34,361,775     -2,871,197
ABV      AMBEV-PRF ADR              6,613,235      9,470,944     -2,857,709
CIM      CHIMERA INV CORP          36,222,214     39,067,933     -2,845,719
CM       CAN IMPL BK COMM           2,898,037      5,610,365     -2,712,328
MAS      MASCO CORP                20,861,924     23,405,409     -2,543,485
WM       WASTE MANAGEMENT          33,327,145     35,843,826     -2,516,681
RENN     RENREN INC-ADR            10,134,550     12,642,272     -2,507,722
GLD      SPDR GOLD TRUST           26,219,344     28,444,190     -2,224,846
OPK      OPKO HEALTH               10,127,896     12,313,459     -2,185,563
CVS      CVS CAREMARK COR          42,856,226     44,814,607     -1,958,381
CB       CHUBB CORP                 9,617,904     11,488,405     -1,870,501
TOT      TOTAL SA-SP ADR            3,281,101      5,123,361     -1,842,260
WFR      MEMC ELEC MATER           24,551,483     26,348,058     -1,796,575
LO       LORILLARD INC              7,942,467      9,695,319     -1,752,852
FCS      FAIRCHILD SEMICO           5,236,730      6,988,498     -1,751,768
SLV      ISHARES SILVER T          23,619,168     25,327,476     -1,708,308
DSW      DSW INC-CL A               2,113,772      3,815,619     -1,701,847
OCR      OMNICARE INC              12,546,706     14,176,692     -1,629,986
CMA      COMERICA INC              10,615,118     12,239,989     -1,624,871
XRT      SPDR S&P RETAIL           64,805,595     66,416,037     -1,610,442
GNW      GENWORTH FINANCI          21,223,933     22,788,727     -1,564,794
LYG      LLOYDS BANKING G           6,757,269      8,310,963     -1,553,694
MWW      MONSTER WORLDWID          12,468,952     14,005,607     -1,536,655
SYY      SYSCO CORP                14,568,128     16,095,610     -1,527,482
GNK      GENCO SHIPPING &           5,807,572      7,318,049     -1,510,477
MHP      MCGRAW-HILL COS            8,830,791     10,251,735     -1,420,944
CTL      CENTURYLINK INC           16,348,934     17,712,556     -1,363,622
SAI      SAIC INC                  12,394,311     13,744,539     -1,350,228

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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