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Options Trading: This Stock Is Ready For A Short Squeeze

| October 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Options Trading: This Stock Is Ready For A Short Squeeze

Earlier this week I highlighted how bears were making money shorting stocks.  But short selling can be a dangerous game, as you’re always at risk of a short squeeze inflicting large losses. A short squeeze happens when a stock has a large portion of its float sold short.  Remember, every share sold short is like an […]

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Investing Advice: How To Safely Short A Stock

| August 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Investing Advice: How To Safely Short A Stock

Over the years, Tesla (TSLA) has been a bit of a widow maker to short sellers.  The stock has gained over 300 percent since 2013.  But even as the price rose, or probably because it rose, the short position continued to increase.  It is now one of most heavily shorted stocks out there, with over 25% of the float […]

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