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Largest S&P 500 Short Interest as a Percentage of Float

The following table ranks companies listed in the S&P 500 Index that have more than 10 percent of their shares available for trading &cls;sold short&cle; by investors as of the Oct. 31 settlement date.

                               Short Interest   Short Interest  Equity Float
Ticker  Name                      / Float %     (In mln shrs)   (In mln shrs)
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FSLR    FIRST SOLAR INC              47.00         28.22         60.03
JCP     J.C. PENNEY CO               40.04         55.38        138.33
GME     GAMESTOP CORP-A              35.96         43.33        120.51
SWY     SAFEWAY INC                  32.73         77.11        235.60
NFLX    NETFLIX INC                  31.99         17.21         53.78
PBI     PITNEY BOWES INC             29.52         59.01        199.87
RRD     RR DONNELLEY & S             28.37         50.68        178.64
X       US STEEL CORP                27.69         39.63        143.13
AMD     ADV MICRO DEVICE             24.64        147.31        597.83
FTR     FRONTIER COMMUNI             23.47        232.80        991.73
LEN     LENNAR CORP-A                23.30         35.61        152.82
CLF     CLIFFS NATURAL R             19.25         27.25        141.60
FII     FEDERATED INV-B              16.85         15.48         91.82
APOL    APOLLO GROUP-A               15.66         14.98         95.68
TRIP    TRIPADVISOR INC              14.73         15.68        106.45
HAS     HASBRO INC                   13.54         15.73        116.17
CMG     CHIPOTLE MEXICAN             13.45          4.16         30.93
ANF     ABERCROMBIE & FI             13.28         10.77         81.13
ETN     EATON CORP                   12.89         43.25        335.61
WIN     WINDSTREAM CORP              12.36         72.03        582.79
SPLS    STAPLES INC                  12.19         82.36        675.44
DO      DIAMOND OFFSHORE             12.19          8.40         68.90
DHI     DR HORTON INC                12.04         33.61        279.13
DNB     DUN & BRADSTREET             11.95          5.29         44.29
BIG     BIG LOTS INC                 11.89          6.92         58.15
CHK     CHESAPEAKE ENERG             11.88         71.84        604.89
CRM     SALESFORCE.COM               11.73         14.94        127.41
CPB     CAMPBELL SOUP CO             11.58         22.85        197.41
BBY     BEST BUY CO INC              11.10         29.20        263.03
TER     TERADYNE INC                 10.78         20.11        186.57
POM     PEPCO HOLDINGS               10.44         23.81        228.02
HIG     HARTFORD FINL SV             10.29         44.82        435.36
GCI     GANNETT CO                   10.23         23.32        228.03
WPO     WASHINGTON POS-B             10.17          0.62          6.11

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