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These are the most shorted stocks in the US right now – CNBC

Heavily-shorted stocks have been making the headlines in recent weeks after a deluge of retail investment led the share price of GameStop and others to skyrocket….

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Heavily-shorted stocks have been making the headlines in recent weeks after a deluge of retail investment led the share price of GameStop and others to skyrocket.
GameStop shares surged as high as $325 a share at the end of January as retail traders inspired by the Reddit thread WallStreetBets piled in, creating a short-squeeze on hedge funds with substantial short positions against the stock. The share price has since fallen back and is now trading just over $40.
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