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  • Banks and Chinese RTOs top the list of most expensive stocks to short on March 22 0 comments
    Mar 23, 2011 9:00 AM | about stocks: CASB, DEAR, CPF, NAVB, CAGC, CCME, YRCW, ESLRQ, MCBC, PABK, SOMX, SHZ, QTWW, CBPO, ABCW, CONN, GRNB, TSTC, CHBT, PEIX, RXPC, CACB, PRSN, ROYL, CGA, HOKUQ, LPHI, JOE, PNBC, ABAT, OSBC, GNI, CPSL, ADY, NYMX, IBNK, BKBK, RBCN, MTP, LEI, FFBH, ASTI, IBIO, CLSN, S

    The following stocks had the highest borrowing costs yesterday.  The change in CTB is from prior week, from March 15 to March 22.


    Name Ticker Change in cost-to-borrow (bps)
    CASCADE FINL CORP            CASB 6,806
    DEARBORN BANCORP INC         DEAR -4
    CENTRAL PAC FINL CORP        CPF  95
    NEOPROBE CORP                NEOP 583
    CHINA AGRITECH INC           CAGC 1,495
    CHINA MEDIAEXPRESS HLDGS INC CCME 825
    YRC WORLDWIDE INC            YRCW 850
    EVERGREEN SOLAR INC          ESLR -79
    MACATAWA BK CORP             MCBC -867
    PAB BANKSHARES INC           PABK 521
    SOMAXON PHARMACEUTICALS INC  SOMX 644
    CHINA SHEN ZHOU MNG & RES IN SHZ  1,847
    QUANTUM FUEL SYS TECH WORLDW QTWW 2,148
    CHINA BIOLOGIC PRODS INC     CBPO 4,907
    ANCHOR BANCORP WIS INC       ABCW 75
    CONNS INC                    CONN 831
    GREEN BANKSHARES INC         GRNB -1,876
    RESVERLOGIX CORP             RVX.TSX -46
    TELESTONE TECHNOLOGIES CORP  TSTC -87
    CHINA-BIOTICS INC            CHBT -198
    PACIFIC ETHANOL INC          PEIX 365
    RADIENT PHARMACEUTICALS CORP RPC  -110
    CASCADE BANCORP              CACB -65
    BSD MED CORP DEL             BSDM -60
    ROYALE ENERGY INC            ROYL -1,374
    CHINA GREEN AGRICULTURE INC  CGA  438
    HOKU CORP                    HOKU 22
    LIFE PARTNERS HOLDINGS INC   LPHI 25
    ST JOE CO                    JOE  -1,246
    ZENN MOTOR CO INC            ZNN.TSXV 639
    PRINCETON NATL BANCORP INC   PNBC -139
    ADVANCED BATTERY TECHNOLOG I ABAT 2,299
    OLD SECOND BANCORP INC ILL   OSBC 12
    GREAT NORTHN IRON ORE PPTYS  GNI  515
    CHINA PRECISION STEEL INC    CPSL 163
    FEIHE INTL INC               ADY  -54
    NYMOX PHARMACEUTICAL CORP    NYMX 2,428
    INTEGRA BK CORP              IBNK -66
    BRITTON & KOONTZ CAP CORP    BKBK 1
    RUBICON TECHNOLOGY INC       RBCN -55
    DARA BIOSCIENCES INC         DARA 74
    LUCAS ENERGY INC             LEI  263
    FIRST FED BANCSHARES ARK     FFBH 31
    ASCENT SOLAR TECHNOLOGIES IN ASTI -7
    IBIO INC                     IBIO 588
    CELSION CORPORATION          CLSN 178
    STAR SCIENTIFIC INC          CIGX -92
    PLURISTEM THERAPEUTICS INC   PSTI 118
    WORLD HEART CORP             WHRT 469
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