Tim Sykes, my favorite short-selling blogger, has 15 names that he calls potential shorts:
Radnet (NASDAQ:RDNT) is also nearly a double off its lows.
China Sunenergy (NASDAQ:CSUN) reported bad earnings (Call Transcript), but was probably priced in considering the stock jumped big, now a double off its lows in just 3 days…I don’t like earnings plays, but I’m watching.
James River Coal Company (JRCC) is also a double off its lows, just a stock that’s gotten wrecked, no other reason, potential short.
Stoneridge (NYSE:SRI) was a great short for a 15% gain, $1,700 profit, detailed post coming, now the stock is dead to me.
Stereotaxis (NASDAQ:STXS) looked like it was gonna roll over yesterday, spiked last few minutes, support everywhere so shorting doesn’t look too good.
Presstek (NASDAQ:PRST) up from $1 to $2 after a death spiral, potential short.
First Marblehead (NYSE:FMD) is waaay up off its lows but its also a finance company, no thanks.
Newcastle Investment (NYSE:NCT) is another finance place, with solid intraday support everywhere, no thanks, I need spiking action, much more likely to reverse!
Kingsway Financial (NYSE:KFS) is a finance spiker, but only its first up day, watching it.
Tween Brands (TWB) had its first up day, $2 to $3 after being in a year long death spiral, please oh God let there be a further squeeze.
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) is a finance company that was trading at $50 just a few weeks ago, no thanks.
Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE) is like CSUN, alternative energy bouncer, almost a double off its lows.
YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) continues to squeeze shorts, I won’t be one of them.
Seaspan Corp. (NYSE:SSW) is up a bit off its lows, but it’s a real company, no thanks.
Most of these are low-priced stocks that are hemorrhaging money. One stock I recognize is Presstek (PRST) which was THE STOCK TO OWN in 1995 and 1996. The stock jumped about 25-fold in two years. At its current price of $2, let's just say it has come down since then.