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  • Stocks that became more expensive to borrow and short from May 30 to June 6 3 comments
    Jun 7, 2011 8:38 AM | about stocks: , PURE, BKBK, CVVT, TIPZ, HMPR, SUF, ADY, PNBC, AVNR, CPSL, SSE-OLD, SPRO, LEI, FBP, CFSG, LPHI, ESNC, MATN, HOKUQ, BCONQ, CHBT, SMBC, DGWIY, WWIN, SHZ, MNK, EDMC, AMSC, BASI, CAGC, TIV, FSI, NVSL, QCRH, SYUT, WHX, SVT, ESLRQ, ABCW, ATRN, SKBI, CACB, RCPI, BV

    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)
    SINO CLEAN ENERGY INC        SCEI 5,523
    PURE BIOSCIENCE INC          PURE 3,125
    BRITTON & KOONTZ CAP CORP    BKBK 2,959
    CHINA VALVES TECHNOLOGY INC  CVVT 2,720
    PIMCO ETF TR                 TIPZ 2,695
    HAMPTON ROADS BANKSHARES INC HMPR 2,572
    SULPHCO INC                  SUF  2,557
    FEIHE INTL INC               ADY  2,260
    PRINCETON NATL BANCORP INC   PNBC 2,104
    AVANIR PHARMACEUTICALS INC   AVNR 2,079
    CHINA PRECISION STEEL INC    CPSL 2,019
    SOUTHERN CONN BANCORP INC    SSE  1,992
    SMARTPROS LTD                SPRO 1,976
    LUCAS ENERGY INC             LEI  1,893
    FIRST BANCORP P R            FBP  1,824
    CHINA FIRE & SEC GROUP INC   CFSG 1,768
    LIFE PARTNERS HOLDINGS INC   LPHI 1,639
    ZBB ENERGY CORPORATION       ZBB  1,584
    OXIGENE INC                  OXGN 1,547
    HOKU CORP                    HOKU 1,395
    BEACON POWER CORP            BCON 1,393
    CHINA-BIOTICS INC            CHBT 1,351
    SOUTHERN MO BANCORP INC      SMBC 1,295
    DUOYUAN GLOBAL WTR INC       DGW  1,287
    WINNER MEDICAL GRP INC       WWIN 1,273
    CHINA SHEN ZHOU MNG & RES IN SHZ  1,207
    CADENCE PHARMACEUTICALS INC  CADX 1,200
    EDUCATION MGMT CORP NEW      EDMC 1,153
    AMERICAN SUPERCONDUCTOR CORP AMSC 1,127
    BIOANALYTICAL SYS INC        BASI 1,126
    CHINA AGRITECH INC           CAGC 1,110
    TRI VY CORP                  TIV  1,014
    FLEXIBLE SOLUTIONS INTL INC  FSI  1,011
    NAUGATUCK VY FINL CORP       NVSL 1,011
    QCR HOLDINGS INC             QCRH 1,009
    SYNUTRA INTL INC             SYUT 1,005
    WHITING USA TR I             WHX  909
    SERVOTRONICS INC             SVT  901
    EVERGREEN SOLAR INC          ESLR 894
    ANCHOR BANCORP WIS INC       ABCW 856
    ATRINSIC INC                 ATRN 832
    SKYSTAR BIO-PHARMA CO        SKBI 812
    ZENN MOTOR CO INC            ZNN.TSXV 800
    CASCADE BANCORP              CACB 790
    STAR SCIENTIFIC INC          CIGX 775
    BROADVISION INC              BVSN 739
    SUMITOMO LIGHT METAL INDS LT 5738 721
    BROOKLYN FEDERAL BANCORP INC BFSB 719
    LIHUA INTL INC               LIWA 715
    UNITED URBAN INVT CORP TOKYO 8960 712
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    I find your posts very informative and useful. Hope you post here more!
    7 Jul 2011, 08:00 PM Reply Like
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    Author’s reply » Sorry, I've changed my job duties significantly and there's no replacement as of yet. But I will continue to post here as often as possible. Thanks for the feedback.
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    Where do you get the data on the cost to borrow? Thanks a lot!
    4 Oct 2011, 02:46 PM Reply Like
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