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The following is a list of heavily shorted stocks that have seen significant insider buying over the last month. Do insiders know something the short-sellers don't? Full analysis below.

1. Isramco Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRL): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Market cap of $148.65M. Short float at 5.51%, which implies a short ratio of 30.68 days. Over the last month, Naptha Holding, Ltd (10% Owner) bought almost $3.5M in the stock.

2. Taylor Capital Group Inc. (NASDAQ:TAYC): Regional Bank. Market cap of $184.93M. Short float at 13.98%, which implies a short ratio of 20.97 days. Over the last month, Thomas Brown bought about $1.57M worth of stock.

3. American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC): Diversified Electronics Industry. Market cap of $1.24B. Short float at 27.65%, which implies a short ratio of 19.06 days. James E Douglas bought roughly $12.06M worth of stock over the last month.

4. Genomic Health Inc. (NASDAQ:GHDX): Medical Laboratories & Research Industry. Market cap of $420.77M. Short float at 7.84%, which implies a short ratio of 18.84 days. Over the last month, Felix Baker (Director) bought $4.376M worth of stock.

5. Haemonetics Corp. (NYSE:HAE): Medical Instruments & Supplies Industry. Market cap of $1.29B. Short float at 9.63%, which implies a short ratio of 14.37 days. Lawrence Best (Director) bought $65K worth of stock over the last month.

6. Columbia Sportswear Company (NASDAQ:COLM): Apparel Clothing Industry. Market cap of $1.65B. Short float at 13.17%, which implies a short ratio of 11.51 days. Over the last month, Stephen Babson (Director) bought $1.452M worth of stock.

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Source: 5 Heavily Shorted Stocks With Significant Insider Buying