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Stocks with the largest increase in cost-to-borrow last week

|Includes:ATLC, CAGC, Cascade Financial Corp. (CASB), CBPO, CPSL, DLN, DPW, DTD, EVI, FSI, GBR, GRI, HDY, JVA, NAVB, NWFL, NYMX, PGM, QTWW, SGRP, SHZ, SYUT, VGSH

The stocks in the chart below showed the largest increase in borrowing cost last week.  The list was taken from US, Canadian and Japanese stock universe.  An increase in cost-to-borrow indicates a greater demand to short and/or a reduced supply of available shares to borrow.




Name Ticker Change in cost-to-borrow (bps)
CASCADE FINL CORP            CASB 17,079
JTEC CORP          2479 6,939
WISDOMTREE TRUST             DTD  4,849
CHINA SHEN ZHOU MNG & RES IN SHZ  3,930
ALPS ETF TR                  GRI  3,175
WISDOMTREE TRUST             DLN  3,080
QUANTUM FUEL SYS TECH WORLDW QTWW 2,977
NYMOX PHARMACEUTICAL CORP    NYMX 2,641
DIGITAL PWR CORP             DPW  2,215
CHINA BIOLOGIC PRODS INC     CBPO 2,151
MAYFLOWER BANCORP INC        MFLR 1,911
HYPERDYNAMICS CORP           HDY  1,753
BARCLAYS BANK PLC            PGM  1,512
NORWOOD FINANCIAL CORP       NWFL 1,429
ENVIROSTAR INC               EVI  1,421
CHINA AGRITECH INC           CAGC 1,280
NEW CONCEPT ENERGY INC       GBR  1,244
CHINA PRECISION STEEL INC    CPSL 1,224
SPAR GROUP INC               SGRP 1,154
COFFEE HLDGS INC             JVA  1,101
FORMATION METALS INC NEW     FCO.TSX 1,078
CHUETSU PULP&PAPER 3877 1,077
SANKO MKTG FOODS   2762 1,054
MITSUI KNOWLEDGE IND CO LTD  2665 1,050
MEIKO NETWORK JPN  4668 1,003
COMPUCREDIT HLDGS CORP       CCRT 952
NEOPROBE CORP                NEOP 945
SEC CARBON LIMITED 5304 878
NIPPON HUME CORP   5262 859
INTERNIX INC       2657 855
SYNUTRA INTL INC             SYUT 844
WEBSTER PFD CAP CORP           838
GRO-BELS CO LTD    3528 818
PETROLIFERA PETE LTD         PDP.TSX 818
SUMIKEN MITSUI ROAD CO LTD 1776 818
HIRANO TECSEED CO LTD        6245 818
HARASHIN NARUS HLD 8255 813
VERISIGN JAPAN KK  3722 760
PROSHARES TR                 UDOW 753
NIPPON SEISEN CO   5659 747
NIPPON KANZAI CO   9728 745
MAGNUM HUNTER RES CORP DEL   MHR  731
N.I.C. CORPORATION 9652 715
UNITIKA LTD                  3103 709
SRI SPORTS LIMITED 7825 707
NIPPON CHUTETSUKAN 5612 704
FLEXIBLE SOLUTIONS INTL INC  FSI  702
VANGUARD SCOTTSDALE FDS      VGSH 702
TAKEEI CORPORATION 2151 670
PINNACLE DATA SYS INC        PNS  665