Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Dec. 15

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



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Dec. 15       Nov. 30      % Change   
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THI      TIM HORTONS INC                598,814     6,856,152       -91.3
EUO      PROSH-UL/SHO EUR               269,612     2,237,581       -88.0
ENH      ENDURANCE SPECIA               332,818     2,629,119       -87.3
IWV      ISHARES-RS 3000                618,629     4,422,742       -86.0
XIV      VELOCITYSH INV V               374,839     1,613,473       -76.8
BND      VANGUARD TOTAL B               627,254     2,483,120       -74.7
SH       PROSHARES SHORT                430,963     1,436,627       -70.0
SMFG     SUMITOMO MIT-ADR               303,437       992,962       -69.4
VNR      VANGUARD NATURAL               378,594     1,236,813       -69.4
SAN      BANCO SANTAN-ADR               712,691     2,074,832       -65.7
ECL      ECOLAB INC                  10,935,744    30,577,917       -64.2
DZZ      PWR GOLD DBL SHR               224,274       598,281       -62.5
LEA      LEAR CORP                      694,704     1,729,344       -59.8
PT       PORTUGAL TEL-ADR               309,164       766,607       -59.7
SFSF     SUCCESSFACTORS I             6,175,219    14,936,691       -58.7
VIG      VANGUARD DVD A E               468,133     1,108,169       -57.8
VE       VEOLIA ENVI-ADR                651,869     1,533,424       -57.5
VR       VALIDUS HOLDINGS             1,994,421     4,580,170       -56.5
ATO      ATMOS ENERGY                   609,596     1,393,590       -56.3
PPH      MARKET VECTORS P             1,129,776     2,317,258       -51.2
SOXL     DIR SEMI BULL 3X               239,004       489,399       -51.2
EPV      PROSHARES ULTRA                246,716       492,582       -49.9
TAN      GUGGENHEIM SOLAR               464,324       894,014       -48.1
INP      IPATH MSCI INDIA               263,850       506,959       -48.0
NST      NSTAR                          851,885     1,596,854       -46.7
SMH      MARKET VECTORS S             6,731,486    12,497,726       -46.1
NS       NUSTAR ENERGY LP               384,664       713,722       -46.1
MUB      ISHARES NAT AMT                211,054       389,790       -45.9
ELP      COPEL-ADR PR B                 346,860       623,787       -44.4
PHG      PHILIPS ELEC-NY              2,765,586     4,931,482       -43.9
URA      GLOBAL X URANIUM               238,625       425,496       -43.9
NZT      TELECOM NEW-ADR                385,390       683,564       -43.6
TNA      DIR SM CAP BL 3X             3,368,328     5,877,225       -42.7
TSS      TOTAL SYS SERVS              1,419,533     2,471,228       -42.6
OIH      MARKET VECTORS O             3,856,539     6,673,229       -42.2
FCS      FAIRCHILD SEMICO             2,831,709     4,894,185       -42.1
GCAP     GAIN CAPITAL HOL               336,001       580,321       -42.1
EBR      ELETROBRAS-ADR                 469,604       810,159       -42.0
NDZ      NORDION INC                    307,647       529,652       -41.9
CT       CAPITAL TRUST-A                215,369       366,723       -41.3
FUN      CEDAR FAIR LP                  239,898       404,297       -40.7
IAG      IAMGOLD CORP                 1,777,917     2,992,186       -40.6
FMS      FRESENIUS ME-ADR               272,973       458,362       -40.4
RTH      MARKET VECTORS R             2,628,296     4,410,274       -40.4
DGS      WISDOMTREE EMERG               225,021       377,329       -40.4
PTR      PETROCHINA  -ADR               389,332       646,537       -39.8
ACM      AECOM TECHNOLOGY             1,915,510     3,177,727       -39.7
SLH      SOLERA HOLDINGS                721,017     1,189,839       -39.4
CRY      CRYOLIFE INC                   760,896     1,251,099       -39.2
RWM      PROSHARES SHORT                201,417       329,140       -38.8
GSG      ISHARES S&P GSCI               240,082       392,182       -38.8
NRP      NATURAL RESOURCE               242,682       394,259       -38.4
IXC      ISHARES-GLB ENRG               260,459       421,811       -38.3
FXI      ISHARES FTSE CHI            15,636,036    25,248,975       -38.1
STI      SUNTRUST BANKS              10,342,150    16,678,588       -38.0
PBW      POWERSH-W CL ENR               251,150       404,243       -37.9
TWM      PROSHARES ULTRAS               213,441       342,464       -37.7
IHG      INTERCONTIN-ADR              3,686,044     5,903,000       -37.6
SBX      SEABRIGHT HOLDIN               602,423       959,722       -37.2
AFG      AMER FINL GROUP                455,871       724,982       -37.1
MBT      MOBILE TELES-ADR             2,860,505     4,526,651       -36.8
BIN      PROGRESSIVE WAST               229,004       361,723       -36.7
MFC      MANULIFE FIN                 6,519,307    10,289,197       -36.6
RKH      MARKET VECTORS B               638,992     1,006,786       -36.5
PFF      ISHARES S&P PREF               802,939     1,263,915       -36.5
UWM      PROSHARES ULTRA                557,713       871,728       -36.0
SQM      QUIMICA Y-SP ADR             1,239,527     1,936,044       -36.0
EDC      DIR EM BULL 3X                 381,737       595,153       -35.9
DY       DYCOM INDS                   1,383,125     2,146,283       -35.6
EP       EL PASO CORP                10,708,756    16,617,307       -35.6
MWV      MEADWESTVACO COR             1,525,490     2,346,260       -35.0
NCR      NCR CORP                     1,759,825     2,693,346       -34.7
NXY      NEXEN INC                    1,526,552     2,319,635       -34.2
NMM      NAVIOS MARITIME                649,076       984,570       -34.1
SPW      SPX CORP                       695,563     1,053,598       -34.0
PCS      METROPCS COMMUNI             3,571,454     5,386,480       -33.7
VBK      VANGUARD S/C G E               232,646       350,236       -33.6
A        AGILENT TECH INC             2,984,666     4,486,622       -33.5
BRS      BRISTOW GROUP IN             1,757,981     2,633,266       -33.2
XLS      EXELIS INC                   1,920,834     2,863,397       -32.9
XBI      SPDR S&P BIOTECH             1,566,834     2,330,660       -32.8
EPD      ENTERPRISE PRODU             3,587,805     5,324,588       -32.6
EWA      ISHARES-AUSTRALI             4,099,646     6,076,934       -32.5
SMI      SEMICONDUCTOR-AD               249,586       369,743       -32.5
GGB      GERDAU SA-ADR                7,023,748    10,386,103       -32.4
CR       CRANE CO                       433,718       640,615       -32.3
MPX      MARINE PRODUCTS                432,617       638,346       -32.2
KSU      KANSAS CITY SOUT             1,972,431     2,903,155       -32.1
CSL      CARLISLE COS INC               742,713     1,091,902       -32.0
GR       GOODRICH CORP                1,216,571     1,787,617       -31.9
IM       INGRAM MICRO INC             2,701,395     3,961,513       -31.8
CPO      CORN PRODUCTS                  743,890     1,090,605       -31.8
AIQ      ALLIANCE HEALTHC               783,881     1,146,246       -31.6
FXE      CRYSHS-EURO TR               5,148,069     7,493,338       -31.3
OWW      ORBITZ WORLDWIDE             1,639,139     2,373,544       -30.9
DST      DST SYSTEMS INC                381,514       551,130       -30.8
SPR      SPIRIT AEROSYS-A             3,243,669     4,666,199       -30.5
SSL      SASOL LTD-SP ADR               236,007       338,793       -30.3
VAL      VALSPAR CORP                 2,449,147     3,513,534       -30.3
COT      COTT CORP                      540,629       773,706       -30.1
AB       ALLIANCEBERNSTEI             1,327,607     1,897,191       -30.0
STR      QUESTAR CORP                 2,459,874     3,513,518       -30.0
TDG      TRANSDIGM GROUP              1,028,773     1,468,937       -30.0
JNPR     JUNIPER NETWORKS             6,998,176     9,978,804       -29.9
ISS      ISOFTSTONE -ADS              2,338,142     3,329,927       -29.8
DRQ      DRIL-QUIP INC                2,607,034     3,685,526       -29.3
CNA      CNA FINL CORP                  583,163       824,213       -29.2
XUE      XUEDA EDU GP-ADR               461,810       645,949       -28.5
WBC      WABCO HOLDINGS                 612,976       857,362       -28.5
SRTY     PROSHARES ULTRAP               285,014       397,687       -28.3
KEY      KEYCORP                     13,404,184    18,683,744       -28.3
DVA      DAVITA INC                   1,886,886     2,626,635       -28.2
MAS      MASCO CORP                   8,416,895    11,702,900       -28.1
AAV      ADVANTAGE OIL &                571,617       792,710       -27.9
XCO      EXCO RESOURCES I            12,532,023    17,268,121       -27.4
PEG      PUB SERV ENTERP              4,156,756     5,721,265       -27.3
RGP      REGENCY ENERGY P               596,762       821,276       -27.3
IYT      ISHARES-DJ US TR             1,906,412     2,602,074       -26.7
BF/B     BROWN-FORMAN -B              1,178,444     1,600,233       -26.4
TI       TELECOM ITAL-ADR               390,082       529,600       -26.3
LRY      LIBERTY PROP                 3,401,992     4,611,970       -26.2
JNY      JONES GROUP INC              7,575,963    10,249,867       -26.1
KKR      KKR & CO LP                  2,500,580     3,380,447       -26.0
MSM      MSC INDL DIRECT                344,019       465,057       -26.0
RAI      REYNOLDS AMERICA             6,154,298     8,318,988       -26.0
SI       SIEMENS AG-ADR                 742,757       995,491       -25.4
EEV      PROSHARES ULTRA                328,526       440,209       -25.4
RE       EVEREST RE GROUP               613,130       821,439       -25.4
DNR      DENBURY RESOURCE            10,416,810    13,952,456       -25.3
NVE      NV ENERGY INC                2,054,416     2,750,925       -25.3
ARR      ARMOUR RESIDENTI             7,243,022     9,685,570       -25.2
QLD      PROSHARES ULTRA                590,795       788,777       -25.1
UNT      UNIT CORP                      328,574       437,764       -24.9
CCC      CALGON CARBON                2,228,888     2,968,479       -24.9
AMT      AMERICAN TOWER-A             4,569,336     6,062,198       -24.6
IRF      INTL RECTIFIER               1,139,051     1,508,784       -24.5
FBN      FURNITURE BRANDS             2,695,797     3,565,391       -24.4
SB       SAFE BULKERS INC               222,464       294,177       -24.4
WR       WESTAR ENERGY IN             1,804,472     2,383,009       -24.3
JLL      JONES LANG LASAL               723,019       952,747       -24.1
FICO     FAIR ISAAC CORP              1,714,444     2,255,609       -24.0
AMX      AMERICA MO-ADR L             7,538,169     9,903,886       -23.9
XLV      SPDR-HEALTH CARE            29,014,431    38,105,977       -23.9
FDO      FAMILY DOLLAR ST             2,522,520     3,312,681       -23.9
NM       NAVIOS MARITIME                249,334       327,362       -23.8
SMN      PROSHARES ULTRAS               206,700       270,787       -23.7
ITM      MKT VECT-INTERME               211,848       277,495       -23.7
RGA      REINSURANCE GROU               512,700       670,161       -23.5
TLB      TALBOTS INC                 13,316,753    17,403,748       -23.5
HRL      HORMEL FOODS CRP             6,437,217     8,405,492       -23.4
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                363,306       473,912       -23.3
CHS      CHICO'S FAS INC              6,194,761     8,079,343       -23.3
HME      HOME PROPERTIES              2,884,022     3,756,532       -23.2
D        DOMINION RES/VA              5,456,382     7,069,037       -22.8
IVC      INVACARE CORP                1,936,128     2,508,178       -22.8
TSU      TIM PARTICIP-ADR             3,103,978     4,020,614       -22.8
AXP      AMERICAN EXPRESS             9,753,118    12,618,413       -22.7
JNK      SPDR BARCLAYS                6,092,769     7,871,554       -22.6
PKG      PACKAGING CORP               1,448,671     1,870,563       -22.6
KWK      QUICKSILVER RES             21,582,481    27,840,273       -22.5
VIT      VANCEINFO TE-ADR             8,887,739    11,445,679       -22.3
DDM      PROSHARES ULTRAD               233,909       301,051       -22.3
EJ       E-HOUSE CHIN-ADS             1,891,752     2,434,717       -22.3
EEM      ISHARES-EMG MKT             47,163,795    60,597,727       -22.2
ILF      ISHARES LATIN 40             1,362,634     1,749,558       -22.1
EWJ      ISHARES-JAPAN               16,002,706    20,540,266       -22.1
DPM      DCP MIDSTREAM PA               405,585       519,099       -21.9
BAC      BANK OF AMERICA            146,194,541   187,086,615       -21.9
DHT      DHT HOLDINGS INC             2,453,337     3,138,695       -21.8
BWC      BABCOCK & WILCOX               590,495       754,733       -21.8
UGI      UGI CORP                     1,239,096     1,583,483       -21.7
TRV      TRAVELERS COS IN             5,163,237     6,596,652       -21.7
DV       DEVRY INC                      831,831     1,062,448       -21.7
XL       XL GROUP PLC                 3,179,037     4,058,202       -21.7
HS       HEALTHSPRING INC             2,118,380     2,702,547       -21.6
HTH      HILLTOP HOLDINGS             1,525,463     1,943,122       -21.5
KB       KB FINANCIAL-ADR               642,424       818,151       -21.5
UFS      DOMTAR CORP                  1,563,488     1,989,606       -21.4
CYD      CHINA YUCHAI                   711,828       905,829       -21.4
TEL      TE CONNECTIVITY              5,008,298     6,368,949       -21.4
PVX      PROVIDENT ENERGY               960,692     1,220,801       -21.3
DK       DELEK US HOLDING             1,591,882     2,022,188       -21.3
SHW      SHERWIN-WILLIAMS             2,724,647     3,460,811       -21.3
RHT      RED HAT INC                  2,576,234     3,272,088       -21.3
SPXU     PROSHARES ULTRAP             2,701,415     3,429,246       -21.2
COO      COOPER COS INC                 669,108       848,875       -21.2
TM       TOYOTA MOTOR-ADR             1,400,458     1,774,816       -21.1
LXU      LSB INDUS INC                  690,982       875,603       -21.1
EQT      EQT CORP                     1,873,923     2,372,589       -21.0
SEM      SELECT MEDICAL               3,460,561     4,377,997       -21.0
IJT      ISHARES-SP SCGRO               269,713       341,136       -20.9
LPR      LONE PINE RESOUR               792,321     1,001,324       -20.9
CDR      CEDAR REALTY TRU             2,325,136     2,937,079       -20.8
EPB      EL PASO PIPELINE               824,889     1,041,453       -20.8
DOV      DOVER CORP                   3,535,597     4,454,557       -20.6
CASC     CASCADE CORP                   264,658       333,393       -20.6
CEC      CEC ENTERTAINMNT               805,428     1,013,776       -20.6
SHY      ISHARES 1-3 YR                 878,745     1,106,051       -20.6
ACN      ACCENTURE PLC-A              8,076,207    10,159,832       -20.5
XME      SPDR S&P MET & M             5,664,270     7,123,382       -20.5

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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