The latest figures on short interest from the NYSE and Nasdaq show an upward spike in short...

|By:, SA News Editor

The latest figures on short interest from the NYSE and Nasdaq show an upward spike in short selling of both Cablevision (CVC -0.6%) and Charter Communications (CHTR +0.5%). As noted by dealReporter, the bearish bets came in amid discussion Cablevision might be put for sale and with John Malone stepping in to buy a stake in Charter.