Largest NYSE Short Interest Changes as of Nov. 15

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

TOP 50 INCREASES


Ticker                                                                   
Symbol   Company                    Nov. 15        Oct. 31         Change    
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BAC      BANK OF AMERICA          238,719,041    189,889,789     48,829,252
XLF      SPDR-FINL SELECT         199,320,225    181,278,264     18,041,961
JEF      JEFFERIES GROUP           25,224,521      8,337,945     16,886,576
NOK      NOKIA CORP-ADR           119,524,489    102,961,287     16,563,202
S        SPRINT NEXTEL CO         104,439,513     92,491,700     11,947,813
CIM      CHIMERA INV CORP          53,166,913     43,951,044      9,215,869
PBI      PITNEY BOWES INC          34,922,611     26,256,318      8,666,293
FTR      FRONTIER COMMUNI          81,719,706     73,179,500      8,540,206
ENB      ENBRIDGE INC               8,636,908      2,007,836      6,629,072
SPF      STANDARD PACIFIC          24,204,239     17,680,952      6,523,287
EXC      EXELON CORP               37,324,477     31,247,281      6,077,196
GM       GENERAL MOTORS C          49,392,477     43,434,666      5,957,811
UXG      US GOLD CORP              17,308,547     11,462,123      5,846,424
PBR      PETROBRAS SA-ADR          13,506,354      7,842,083      5,664,271
AMR      AMR CORP                  52,988,384     47,352,890      5,635,494
WEN      WENDY'S CO/THE            15,692,333     10,191,873      5,500,460
BPZ      BPZ RESOURCES IN          25,650,962     20,562,909      5,088,053
AMD      ADV MICRO DEVICE          85,586,374     80,575,456      5,010,918
CYS      CYS INVESTMENTS           12,889,918      7,945,425      4,944,493
XIV      VELOCITYSH INV V           5,439,384        591,731      4,847,653
XRT      SPDR S&P RETAIL           63,345,374     58,556,757      4,788,617
CHK      CHESAPEAKE ENERG          28,812,267     24,392,836      4,419,431
KOG      KODIAK OIL & GAS          23,138,647     18,788,168      4,350,479
SWY      SAFEWAY INC               31,650,059     27,300,802      4,349,257
BSX      BOSTON SCIENTIFC          41,694,379     37,491,204      4,203,175
ALU      ALCATEL-LUCE-ADR          25,248,346     21,087,782      4,160,564
DUK      DUKE ENERGY CORP          52,600,958     48,479,532      4,121,426
SD       SANDRIDGE ENERGY          39,717,758     35,663,667      4,054,091
AVP      AVON PRODUCTS             12,095,277      8,281,543      3,813,734
X        US STEEL CORP             35,998,309     32,202,328      3,795,981
PBR/A    PETROBRAS-SP ADR          29,385,965     25,753,364      3,632,601
RAD      RITE AID CORP             60,122,611     56,515,458      3,607,153
RF       REGIONS FINANCIA          26,288,084     22,689,148      3,598,936
XLP      SPDR-CONS STAPLE          20,777,550     17,185,005      3,592,545
MTG      MGIC INVT CORP            35,310,351     31,782,290      3,528,061
MS       MORGAN STANLEY            22,340,112     18,818,129      3,521,983
UNP      UNION PAC CORP             8,822,398      5,376,668      3,445,730
RY       ROYAL BANK OF CA          11,302,334      7,875,436      3,426,898
GFA      GAFISA SA-ADR              8,233,942      4,828,096      3,405,846
EWT      ISHARES-TAIWAN             9,391,817      6,038,859      3,352,958
RSX      MKT VECT-RUSSIA            5,303,153      2,187,320      3,115,833
GLW      CORNING INC               29,137,637     26,048,719      3,088,918
NBR      NABORS INDS LTD           12,071,421      8,994,067      3,077,354
XLI      SPDR-INDU SELECT          32,447,508     29,414,877      3,032,631
GE       GENERAL ELECTRIC          92,627,417     89,603,745      3,023,672
MDY      SPDR S&P MID 400          12,023,667      9,010,528      3,013,139
LIZ      LIZ CLAIBORNE             27,579,504     24,683,044      2,896,460
AKS      AK STEEL HLDG             25,785,231     22,904,843      2,880,388
HPQ      HEWLETT-PACKARD           22,427,062     19,649,333      2,777,729
GGB      GERDAU SA-ADR             10,789,546      8,063,268      2,726,278

TOP 50 DECREASES


Ticker                                                                   
Symbol   Company                    Nov. 15        Oct. 31         Change    
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SPY      SPDR S&P 500 ETF         429,608,026    472,447,710    -42,839,684
IWM      ISHARES-RUS 2000         221,026,408    239,128,245    -18,101,837
STD      BANCO SANTAN-ADR          16,804,486     27,986,050    -11,181,564
EEM      ISHARES-EMG MKT           57,875,454     67,424,494     -9,549,040
MET      METLIFE INC               22,014,570     30,288,321     -8,273,751
USO      UNITED STATES OI          33,061,262     40,977,340     -7,916,078
C        CITIGROUP INC             51,154,154     58,956,703     -7,802,549
XOM      EXXON MOBIL CORP          38,638,866     45,883,261     -7,244,395
THC      TENET HEALTHCARE          29,551,274     36,619,345     -7,068,071
PFE      PFIZER INC                62,504,750     69,282,301     -6,777,551
AUQ      AURICO GOLD INC            7,171,164     13,637,578     -6,466,414
JPM      JPMORGAN CHASE            41,464,544     47,852,556     -6,388,012
T        AT&T INC                  56,064,347     61,954,728     -5,890,381
EK       EASTMAN KODAK             62,290,075     68,115,414     -5,825,339
WFC      WELLS FARGO & CO          48,911,712     54,395,991     -5,484,279
CMS      CMS ENERGY CORP           12,480,790     17,601,491     -5,120,701
F        FORD MOTOR CO            139,820,919    144,822,614     -5,001,695
EMC      EMC CORP/MASS             69,991,374     74,715,904     -4,724,530
MAS      MASCO CORP                12,034,745     16,618,473     -4,583,728
HD       HOME DEPOT INC            29,531,466     33,996,639     -4,465,173
PG       PROCTER & GAMBLE          28,386,344     32,832,642     -4,446,298
AA       ALCOA INC                 53,780,096     58,162,353     -4,382,257
GEN      GENON ENERGY INC          26,961,273     31,267,569     -4,306,296
HCP      HCP INC                   21,419,121     25,694,840     -4,275,719
BKH      BLACK HILLS CORP           2,855,368      7,126,534     -4,271,166
KBE      SPDR S&P BANK ET           8,086,569     12,348,464     -4,261,895
TXN      TEXAS INSTRUMENT          27,091,634     31,332,268     -4,240,634
RGC      REGAL ENTERTAI-A          14,372,022     18,598,408     -4,226,386
BMY      BRISTOL-MYER SQB          28,621,370     32,586,103     -3,964,733
ITUB     ITAU UNIBANC-ADR          15,494,236     19,395,165     -3,900,929
TEL      TE CONNECTIVITY            7,761,805     11,516,331     -3,754,526
LOW      LOWE'S COS INC            19,101,781     22,665,680     -3,563,899
RRC      RANGE RESOURCES            5,482,318      8,996,260     -3,513,942
ALL      ALLSTATE CORP              6,406,751      9,871,989     -3,465,238
SMH      SEMICONDUCTOR HL          14,465,678     17,747,868     -3,282,190
KBH      KB HOME                   24,775,287     27,984,774     -3,209,487
TEF      TELEFONICA-ADR             3,287,715      6,468,739     -3,181,024
BHP      BHP BILLITON-ADR          16,255,037     19,393,416     -3,138,379
BRK/B    BERKSHIRE HATH-B          16,339,755     19,429,649     -3,089,894
VZ       VERIZON COMMUNIC          38,209,366     41,269,969     -3,060,603
KSS      KOHLS CORP                11,170,356     14,215,712     -3,045,356
BBY      BEST BUY CO INC           31,347,491     34,346,356     -2,998,865
XLE      SPDR-ENERGY SEL           55,228,428     58,225,214     -2,996,786
JNJ      JOHNSON&JOHNSON           40,005,640     42,985,182     -2,979,542
SNV      SYNOVUS FINL              67,738,033     70,708,664     -2,970,631
WDC      WESTERN DIGITAL            3,015,654      5,949,544     -2,933,890
LUV      SOUTHWEST AIR             23,799,567     26,716,871     -2,917,304
NLY      ANNALY CAPITAL M          37,185,573     40,100,146     -2,914,573
CSE      CAPITALSOURCE IN           8,098,742     11,006,622     -2,907,880
WM       WASTE MANAGEMENT          24,234,327     27,027,875     -2,793,548

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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