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Most expensive stocks to borrow and short right now

Below is a list sorted by the current cost-to-borrow (and hence cost-to-short), and how much that cost-to-borrow has changed over the prior week.


Name Ticker Change in cost-to-borrow (bps)
DEARBORN BANCORP INC         DEAR -112
CENTRAL PAC FINL CORP        CPF  18
CHINA SHEN ZHOU MNG & RES IN SHZ  2,792
CHINA BIOLOGIC PRODS INC     CBPO 3,712
EVERGREEN SOLAR INC          ESLR 1,318
YRC WORLDWIDE INC            YRCW 1,086
CHINA AGRITECH INC           CAGC 279
SOMAXON PHARMACEUTICALS INC  SOMX 1,483
CHINA MEDIAEXPRESS HLDGS INC CCME 168
MACATAWA BK CORP             MCBC 428
APRICUS BIOSCIENCES INC      APRI 4,984
CASCADE FINL CORP            CASB -2,683
LIFE PARTNERS HOLDINGS INC   LPHI 2,409
CHINA-BIOTICS INC            CHBT 1,158
CHINA GREEN AGRICULTURE INC  CGA  2,161
NYMOX PHARMACEUTICAL CORP    NYMX 2,573
CHINA PRECISION STEEL INC    CPSL 1,896
PACIFIC ETHANOL INC          PEIX 715
YONGYE INTL INC              YONG 3,863
PAB BANKSHARES INC           PABK -1,376
HOKU CORP                    HOKU 1,284
FEIHE INTL INC               ADY  2,177
ROYALE ENERGY INC            ROYL 1,064
ANCHOR BANCORP WIS INC       ABCW 13
NEOPROBE CORP                NEOP -4,692
RADIENT PHARMACEUTICALS CORP RPC  23
GREEN BANKSHARES INC         GRNB -37
SULPHCO INC                  SUF  2,983
TELESTONE TECHNOLOGIES CORP  TSTC -43
RESVERLOGIX CORP             RVX.TSX 251
QUANTUM FUEL SYS TECH WORLDW QTWW -544
BSD MED CORP DEL             BSDM 46
CASCADE BANCORP              CACB -200
CONNS INC                    CONN -1,176
LUCAS ENERGY INC             LEI  896
OLD SECOND BANCORP INC ILL   OSBC 223
IBIO INC                     IBIO 804
ZENN MOTOR CO INC            ZNN.TSXV 535
PRINCETON NATL BANCORP INC   PNBC -6
AVANIR PHARMACEUTICALS INC   AVNR 1,180
BRITTON & KOONTZ CAP CORP    BKBK 37
ASCENT SOLAR TECHNOLOGIES IN ASTI 270
INTEGRA BK CORP              IBNK -99
DARA BIOSCIENCES INC         DARA 18
ZANETT INC                   ZANE 706
FIRST FED BANCSHARES ARK     FFBH -22
CELSION CORPORATION          CLSN 300
NOKIA CORP                   NOK  2,365
NEW CONCEPT ENERGY INC       GBR  209
GREAT NORTHN IRON ORE PPTYS  GNI  -655