Largest NYSE Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Dec. 30

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the New York Stock Exchange as of the Dec. 30 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Dec. 30       Dec. 15      % Change   
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IHG      INTERCONTIN-ADR                590,269     3,686,044       -84.0
VOO      VANGUARD S&P 500               300,600     1,114,885       -73.0
OIH      MARKET VECTORS O             1,130,849     3,856,539       -70.7
RWX      SPDR DJ INTERNAT               218,868       739,922       -70.4
IWS      ISHARES-RUS M V                433,730     1,388,069       -68.8
IAU      ISHARES GOLD TRU             3,474,688     9,223,297       -62.3
AUQ      AURICO GOLD INC              4,443,147    11,658,078       -61.9
LYB      LYONDELLBASELL-A             4,755,688    11,794,303       -59.7
MTE      MAHANAGAR-ADR                  236,827       585,033       -59.5
GAS      AGL RESOURCES                2,180,256     5,152,101       -57.7
IWB      ISHARES-RUS 1000             5,788,054    13,556,092       -57.3
IDV      ISHARES-DJ INTL                224,860       522,808       -57.0
EWU      ISHARES-UNITED K             2,854,549     6,473,622       -55.9
BAM      BROOKFIELD ASS-A               795,892     1,793,747       -55.6
CLNY     COLONY FINANCIAL             1,606,859     3,609,673       -55.5
SDY      SPDR S&P DIV ETF               369,639       774,676       -52.3
NGLS     TARGA RESOURCES                433,389       894,967       -51.6
BPL      BUCKEYE PARTNERS               449,463       921,635       -51.2
FXY      CRYSHS-JAPANESE                499,707     1,003,382       -50.2
GLW      CORNING INC                 18,144,584    35,585,829       -49.0
SSO      PROSHARES ULTRA              1,659,135     3,210,580       -48.3
UPRO     PROSHARES ULTRAP               346,722       652,111       -46.8
VNR      VANGUARD NATURAL               205,912       378,594       -45.6
VYM      VANGUARD HI DV Y               239,776       438,299       -45.3
VFC      VF CORP                      1,920,021     3,492,397       -45.0
TX       TERNIUM SA-ADR                 212,787       385,646       -44.8
DVY      ISHARES-DJ DIV                 824,584     1,486,378       -44.5
MWE      MARKWEST ENERGY                663,210     1,191,763       -44.4
VC       VISTEON CORP                   913,966     1,629,897       -43.9
PVA      PENN VIRGINIA                4,281,022     7,607,479       -43.7
RSP      RYDEX-S&P EQ ETF               386,466       673,039       -42.6
ECL      ECOLAB INC                   6,295,436    10,935,744       -42.4
DIG      PROSHARES ULTRA                329,961       562,667       -41.4
SHAW     SHAW GROUP INC               2,033,785     3,465,069       -41.3
IYC      ISHARES-DJ CN SR               352,933       596,544       -40.8
TEL      TE CONNECTIVITY              3,006,663     5,008,298       -40.0
OEF      ISHARES-SP100                2,347,153     3,907,430       -39.9
GGB      GERDAU SA-ADR                4,249,907     7,023,748       -39.5
SPXU     PROSHARES ULTRAP             1,638,611     2,701,415       -39.3
IAG      IAMGOLD CORP                 1,085,835     1,777,917       -38.9
IYZ      ISHARES-DJ TELEC               249,555       406,236       -38.6
TOT      TOTAL SA-SP ADR              6,524,515    10,602,930       -38.5
WSH      WILLIS GRP HLDGS               812,491     1,300,000       -37.5
NZT      TELECOM NEW-ADR                242,114       385,390       -37.2
SAN      BANCO SANTAN-ADR               448,088       712,691       -37.1
CHL      CHINA MOBILE-ADR             1,332,685     2,109,012       -36.8
TBT      PROSHARES ULTRAS            10,025,864    15,703,511       -36.2
AMLP     ALERIAN MLP ETF                416,494       650,021       -35.9
IYM      ISHARES-DJ BSC M               677,150     1,046,186       -35.3
CZZ      COSAN LTD - A                1,141,608     1,761,989       -35.2
CBT      CABOT CORP                     646,066       995,634       -35.1
EPD      ENTERPRISE PRODU             2,339,689     3,587,805       -34.8
EFA      ISHARES-MSCI EAF            30,568,060    46,821,546       -34.7
BND      VANGUARD TOTAL B               410,367       627,254       -34.6
CR       CRANE CO                       286,627       433,718       -33.9
GEL      GENESIS ENERGY                 347,995       523,813       -33.6
EMN      EASTMAN CHEMICAL             2,323,837     3,479,830       -33.2
RIG      TRANSOCEAN LTD               3,271,662     4,896,670       -33.2
BBL      BHP BILLITON-ADR               234,584       350,365       -33.0
IAI      ISHARES-DJ BR DL               299,071       445,789       -32.9
IEF      ISHARES 7-10 YR              2,077,191     3,081,760       -32.6
SPY      SPDR S&P 500 ETF           286,188,371   423,432,697       -32.4
NCZ      AGIC-CONV INC II               223,647       330,362       -32.3
PNW      PINNACLE WEST                1,396,557     2,058,045       -32.1
PPH      MARKET VECTORS P               767,982     1,129,776       -32.0
XLP      SPDR-CONS STAPLE            13,155,776    19,282,008       -31.8
CP       CANADIAN PACIFIC             2,024,771     2,960,755       -31.6
AWC      ALUMINA LTD-ADR                525,687       768,065       -31.6
TEF      TELEFONICA-ADR               2,140,827     3,119,332       -31.4
BEAM     BEAM INC                     1,063,103     1,548,668       -31.4
VAC      MARRIOTT VACATIO             1,580,847     2,288,487       -30.9
IWP      ISHARES-RUS M GR               550,955       797,519       -30.9
SMFG     SUMITOMO MIT-ADR               209,840       303,437       -30.8
JPM/WS   JPMORGAN CH-CW18             1,020,649     1,469,817       -30.6
HPQ      HEWLETT-PACKARD             16,956,415    24,330,579       -30.3
HCA      HCA HOLDINGS INC             2,522,683     3,618,557       -30.3
KFT      KRAFT FOODS INC             12,002,003    17,215,667       -30.3
UNG      US NAT GAS FD LP            17,932,092    25,692,663       -30.2
MCY      MERCURY GEN CORP               456,416       652,906       -30.1
VIP      VIMPELCOM LT-ADR             4,036,570     5,761,776       -29.9
JJC      IPATH DJ UBS COP               498,468       711,276       -29.9
EWG      ISHARES-GERMANY              5,611,674     8,007,215       -29.9
SFSF     SUCCESSFACTORS I             4,346,877     6,175,219       -29.6
RWR      SPDR DOW JONES R               483,334       685,737       -29.5
EL       ESTEE LAUDER                 2,322,034     3,282,721       -29.3
DVN      DEVON ENERGY CO              5,213,017     7,348,123       -29.1
IWD      ISHARES-RS 1K VL             2,837,421     3,994,025       -29.0
SVM      SILVERCORP METAL             9,128,053    12,846,190       -28.9
VGK      VANGUARD MSCI EU             4,433,552     6,234,054       -28.9
HAO      GUGGENHEIM CHINA               631,491       887,911       -28.9
L        LOEWS CORP                   1,586,378     2,228,113       -28.8
XLK      SPDR-TECH SEL S             19,575,656    27,469,057       -28.7
NDZ      NORDION INC                    219,432       307,647       -28.7
LPR      LONE PINE RESOUR               565,305       792,321       -28.7
YUM      YUM! BRANDS INC              5,629,959     7,875,561       -28.5
CNH      CNH GLOBAL NV                  695,176       972,447       -28.5
CLX      CLOROX CO                    2,107,710     2,947,183       -28.5
PRU      PRUDENTL FINL                6,450,253     8,987,917       -28.2
QID      PROSHARES QQQ                  325,237       452,560       -28.1
DK       DELEK US HOLDING             1,145,571     1,591,882       -28.0
HUN      HUNTSMAN CORP                6,016,975     8,351,830       -28.0
OI       OWENS-ILLINOIS               2,558,617     3,545,186       -27.8
TYC      TYCO INTL LTD                3,072,036     4,245,538       -27.6
HAL      HALLIBURTON CO              15,859,076    21,903,744       -27.6
ALJ      ALON USA ENERGY              1,016,200     1,403,144       -27.6
TDG      TRANSDIGM GROUP                746,312     1,028,773       -27.5
ITT      ITT CORP                     1,015,598     1,398,947       -27.4
DPZ      DOMINO'S PIZZA               3,190,828     4,394,104       -27.4
FICO     FAIR ISAAC CORP              1,245,499     1,714,444       -27.4
MNI      MCCLATCHY CO-A              20,974,885    28,842,899       -27.3
PRIS     PRISA A-ADR                  1,093,205     1,503,183       -27.3
ICF      ISHARES-REALTY M               674,447       922,527       -26.9
PDS      PRECISION DRILL              1,721,032     2,352,505       -26.8
EJ       E-HOUSE CHIN-ADS             1,385,632     1,891,752       -26.8
NRGY     INERGY LP                      783,194     1,068,514       -26.7
H        HYATT HOTELS-A               1,467,898     1,998,983       -26.6
BSX      BOSTON SCIENTIFC            32,644,074    44,321,253       -26.3
BMO      BANK OF MONTREAL             2,664,771     3,616,416       -26.3
AZO      AUTOZONE INC                   688,741       933,438       -26.2
VG       VONAGE HOLDINGS              7,181,326     9,706,301       -26.0
AME      AMETEK INC                     805,680     1,088,191       -26.0
XRX      XEROX CORP                  12,106,110    16,350,271       -26.0
ST       SENSATA TECHNOLO             3,022,402     4,069,966       -25.7
ABC      AMERISOURCEBERGE             5,172,451     6,964,701       -25.7
CVS      CVS CAREMARK COR            16,054,925    21,607,835       -25.7
TRH      TRANSATLANTIC HL               809,669     1,082,849       -25.2
CMC      COMMERCIAL METAL             2,723,310     3,637,383       -25.1
UNM      UNUM GROUP                   4,339,213     5,794,723       -25.1
CAJ      CANON INC-ADR                  420,266       560,882       -25.1
DIA      SPDR DJIA TRUST             13,678,364    18,179,565       -24.8
EPL      ENERGY PARTNERS              2,335,494     3,102,494       -24.7
CYD      CHINA YUCHAI                   535,872       711,828       -24.7
RGP      REGENCY ENERGY P               449,294       596,762       -24.7
EWT      ISHARES-TAIWAN               7,595,697    10,085,704       -24.7
HMC      HONDA MOTOR-ADR                274,662       363,306       -24.4
BHI      BAKER HUGHES INC             7,088,933     9,349,798       -24.2
NMM      NAVIOS MARITIME                492,272       649,076       -24.2
IVZ      INVESCO LTD                  6,261,890     8,251,896       -24.1
TOO      TEEKAY OFFSHORE                637,158       838,715       -24.0
IJR      ISHARES-S&P S/C              3,203,276     4,209,136       -23.9
SDS      PROSHARES ULTRAS             7,783,442    10,221,893       -23.9
CSX      CSX CORP                     8,848,018    11,594,341       -23.7
PVX      PROVIDENT ENERGY               734,111       960,692       -23.6
CXO      CONCHO RESOURCES             3,092,090     4,040,076       -23.5
WFR      MEMC ELEC MATER             13,321,254    17,405,082       -23.5
DRC      DRESSER-RAND GRO             1,766,510     2,306,109       -23.4
DLPH     DELPHI AUTOMOTIV               393,211       512,808       -23.3
NS       NUSTAR ENERGY LP               294,963       384,664       -23.3
ALU      ALCATEL-LUCE-ADR            18,239,868    23,747,635       -23.2
MMP      MAGELLAN MIDSTRE               719,906       936,487       -23.1
CCE      COCA-COLA ENTER              2,865,707     3,724,563       -23.1
ISS      ISOFTSTONE -ADS              1,799,835     2,338,142       -23.0
NBR      NABORS INDS LTD              6,442,916     8,363,597       -23.0
VIV      TELEFONICA B-ADR             2,379,468     3,085,716       -22.9
DEM      WISDOMTREE EMG M               404,253       522,670       -22.7
KIE      SPDR S&P INSURAN               899,052     1,162,016       -22.6
E        ENI SPA-ADR                    888,891     1,145,042       -22.4
R        RYDER SYSTEM INC               921,097     1,186,038       -22.3
ETP      ENERGY TRANSF PA             1,054,368     1,354,819       -22.2
JEF      JEFFERIES GROUP             22,490,096    28,851,288       -22.0
VXZ      IPATH-S&P M/T FU               754,372       966,841       -22.0
RRC      RANGE RESOURCES              3,681,499     4,715,032       -21.9
PAA      PLAINS ALL AMER              1,075,839     1,377,313       -21.9
VALE     VALE SA-SP ADR              28,444,479    36,408,114       -21.9
KB       KB FINANCIAL-ADR               502,059       642,424       -21.8
SQNS     SEQUANS COMM-ADR               900,847     1,148,862       -21.6
XME      SPDR S&P MET & M             4,450,116     5,664,270       -21.4
MHP      MCGRAW-HILL COS             10,325,889    13,140,649       -21.4
TRGP     TARGA RESOURCES              1,102,467     1,402,172       -21.4
FST      FOREST OIL CORP              9,297,308    11,811,598       -21.3
ATLS     ATLAS ENERGY LP              1,237,196     1,569,749       -21.2
MCO      MOODY'S CORP                16,113,552    20,437,901       -21.2
S        SPRINT NEXTEL CO            74,139,538    93,930,259       -21.1
GWW      WW GRAINGER INC              1,902,813     2,409,547       -21.0
XLU      SPDR-UTIL SELECT            11,434,088    14,459,769       -20.9
ROK      ROCKWELL AUTOMAT             2,526,151     3,194,453       -20.9
MMM      3M CO                        6,453,427     8,146,748       -20.8
GDXJ     MARKET VECTORS J             1,935,186     2,440,819       -20.7
DHR      DANAHER CORP                 7,145,099     8,996,086       -20.6
TXT      TEXTRON INC                 13,805,305    17,372,293       -20.5
LUK      LEUCADIA NATL                3,442,592     4,330,069       -20.5
NYX      NYSE EURONEXT                5,522,377     6,939,026       -20.4
APH      AMPHENOL CORP-A              3,618,197     4,539,830       -20.3
HNP      HUANENG POWR-ADR               320,478       401,956       -20.3
ACE      ACE LTD                      2,421,021     3,035,323       -20.2
GSI      GENERAL STEEL HO             1,016,412     1,274,022       -20.2
SEP      SPECTRA ENERGY                 261,013       326,732       -20.1
BWP      BOARDWALK PIPELI               783,271       979,569       -20.0
RL       RALPH LAUREN COR             2,388,672     2,986,606       -20.0
WLL      WHITING PETROLEU             3,102,281     3,873,782       -19.9
OLN      OLIN CORP                    4,021,731     5,020,526       -19.9
YPF      YPF SA-ADR                     200,758       250,560       -19.9
DANG     E-COMMERCE C-ADR             5,133,626     6,394,906       -19.7
RAH      RALCORP HLDGS                  397,353       494,948       -19.7
EXK      ENDEAVOUR SILVER               803,124     1,000,353       -19.7
SAI      SAIC INC                     8,296,179    10,330,536       -19.7
CF       CF INDUSTRIES HO             1,267,878     1,578,421       -19.7
SCHD     SCHWAB DVD EQ                  226,824       282,317       -19.7
LAD      LITHIA MOTORS-A              2,872,287     3,572,546       -19.6
SPW      SPX CORP                       559,697       695,563       -19.5

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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