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Largest Nasdaq Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Feb. 15

February 28, 2012

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the Nasdaq Stock Market as of the Feb. 15 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Feb. 15       Jan. 31      % Change   
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CWCO     CONS WATER CO-OR               413,751       939,858       -56.0
GRFS     GRIFOLS SA-ADR                 943,067     1,934,962       -51.3
MNKD     MANNKIND CORP               14,606,250    29,956,707       -51.2
ANAC     ANACOR PHARMACEU               323,232       634,796       -49.1
IACI     IAC/INTERACTIVEC             2,386,328     4,408,772       -45.9
AAXJ     ISHAR ASIA EX-JP               592,140     1,064,511       -44.4
DISH     DISH NETWORK-A               1,089,766     1,947,491       -44.0
TLEO     TALEO CORP-A                 1,382,113     2,297,646       -39.8
AMTD     TD AMERITRADE HO             5,507,562     9,039,314       -39.1
ADSK     AUTODESK INC                 2,468,736     4,023,027       -38.6
INFI     INFINITY PHARMAC               930,127     1,452,776       -36.0
UTEK     ULTRATECH INC                  740,053     1,153,309       -35.8
XOMA     XOMA CORP                      356,763       550,727       -35.2
ADP      AUTOMATIC DATA               3,780,399     5,565,471       -32.1
NATR     NATURE'S SUNSHNE               491,909       717,876       -31.5
FLEX     FLEXTRONICS INTL             5,644,114     8,218,086       -31.3
PRAN     PRANA BIOTEC-ADR               298,682       433,359       -31.1
ACAS     AMERICAN CAPITAL             1,912,088     2,745,666       -30.4
SPIL     SILICONWARE-ADR              3,299,455     4,727,340       -30.2
AMED     AMEDISYS INC                 3,639,783     5,063,545       -28.1
NABI     NABI BIOPHARMA               1,051,692     1,453,275       -27.6
ABIO     ARCA BIOPHARMA                 642,365       885,836       -27.5
CHRW     CH ROBINSON                  6,160,314     8,476,299       -27.3
FARM     FARMER BROS CO                 497,321       681,689       -27.0
MGIC     MAGIC SOFTWARE                 705,494       960,873       -26.6
DENN     DENNY'S CORP                 2,195,116     2,985,667       -26.5
LSCC     LATTICE SEMICOND             3,507,321     4,769,511       -26.5
OPNT     OPNET TECH INC               1,939,627     2,636,303       -26.4
GEVO     GEVO INC                       872,820     1,174,837       -25.7
MAXY     MAXYGEN INC                    823,187     1,097,619       -25.0
COCO     CORINTHIAN COLLE            17,244,981    22,945,584       -24.8
TEVA     TEVA PHARM-ADR               5,769,400     7,672,209       -24.8
AMCN     AIRMEDIA-ADR                   200,311       265,241       -24.5
STX      SEAGATE TECHNOLO             7,981,074    10,551,052       -24.4
SONO     SONOSITE INC                 1,106,668     1,454,000       -23.9
AZPN     ASPEN TECHNOLOGY             3,108,368     4,070,531       -23.6
PCBK     PAC CONTL CORP                 404,364       527,604       -23.4
CMLS     CUMULUS MEDIA-A              7,509,154     9,780,760       -23.2
CTSH     COGNIZANT TECH-A             2,900,292     3,770,352       -23.1
ORCL     ORACLE CORP                 24,977,978    32,410,014       -22.9
PAYX     PAYCHEX INC                  7,716,674    10,009,392       -22.9
VCLK     VALUECLICK INC               4,882,123     6,272,286       -22.2
WETF     WISDOMTREE INVES             1,475,052     1,894,796       -22.2
IRBT     IROBOT CORP                  2,645,219     3,385,925       -21.9
IGTE     IGATE CORP                   1,376,226     1,760,637       -21.8
ABFS     ARKANSAS BEST                  837,242     1,066,977       -21.5
MPWR     MONOLITHIC POWER             1,090,278     1,389,388       -21.5
SRDX     SURMODICS INC                  488,220       620,289       -21.3
FISV     FISERV INC                   1,472,416     1,869,621       -21.2
GKSR     G & K SERVICES-A               374,989       475,512       -21.1
MOLXA    MOLEX INC -A                   201,464       254,579       -20.9
COBZ     COBIZ FINANCIAL              1,158,372     1,463,147       -20.8
ORLY     O'REILLY AUTOMOT             3,020,280     3,805,155       -20.6
FULT     FULTON FINANCIAL             2,575,003     3,241,634       -20.6
CMRG     CASUAL MALE RETA             1,423,395     1,787,702       -20.4
MDCI     MED ACTION INDS                324,044       406,203       -20.2
HCSG     HEALTHCARE SERVS             3,268,747     4,091,798       -20.1
ASBC     ASSOC BANC-CORP              3,573,151     4,447,053       -19.7
CPSI     COMPUTER PROGRAM               452,480       563,111       -19.6
SIVB     SVB FINANCIAL GR             2,081,158     2,580,866       -19.4
GSOL     GLOBAL SOURCES                 411,403       510,128       -19.4
DEST     DESTINATION MATE               450,582       555,585       -18.9
TTEC     TELETECH HLDGS                 953,800     1,175,934       -18.9
AFCE     AFC ENTERPRISES                520,885       641,280       -18.8
ZLCS     ZALICUS INC                  3,123,971     3,842,454       -18.7
FWLT     FOSTER WHEELER               1,982,006     2,435,482       -18.6
RPXC     RPX CORP                       520,107       637,769       -18.4
THFF     FIRST FIN COR/IN               218,087       267,410       -18.4
CHEF     CHEFS WAREHOUSE                577,220       706,978       -18.4
INFA     INFORMATICA CORP             2,728,432     3,339,543       -18.3
AVGO     AVAGO TECHNOLOGI             1,275,332     1,556,221       -18.0
ATMI     ATMI INC                       876,915     1,069,916       -18.0
APOG     APOGEE ENTERPR                 670,448       817,098       -17.9
BRKS     BROOKS AUTOMATIO             1,576,063     1,919,166       -17.9
ULTI     ULTIMATE SOFTWAR             1,721,190     2,088,245       -17.6
UTHR     UNITED THERAPEUT             4,453,989     5,401,818       -17.5
BPAX     BIOSANTE PHARMA             16,666,456    20,208,832       -17.5
FMBI     FIRST MIDWEST/IL             3,375,267     4,079,182       -17.3
NICE     NICE SYSTEMS-ADR               399,444       482,397       -17.2
YHOO     YAHOO! INC                  26,366,458    31,840,444       -17.2
STKL     SUNOPTA INC                    516,755       623,471       -17.1
MSFT     MICROSOFT CORP              55,428,243    66,843,628       -17.1
FSLR     FIRST SOLAR INC             13,685,921    16,502,244       -17.1
NDAQ     NASDAQ OMX GROUP             2,933,240     3,530,602       -16.9
ARRS     ARRIS GROUP INC              8,559,719    10,284,553       -16.8
SIRO     SIRONA DENTAL SY               831,123       995,742       -16.5
KRNY     KEARNY FINANCIAL               253,272       303,155       -16.5
NCIT     NCI INC-A                      275,731       329,141       -16.2
SCMR     SYCAMORE NETWORK               888,679     1,060,729       -16.2
ZUMZ     ZUMIEZ INC                   4,282,281     5,102,623       -16.1
BKCC     BLACKROCK KELSO              1,719,798     2,046,990       -16.0
NWK      NETWORK EQUIP TE               697,040       829,410       -16.0
MGRC     MCGRATH RENTCORP               636,269       756,405       -15.9
SGI      SILICON GRAPHICS             7,125,315     8,465,004       -15.8
CRMT     AMERICA'S CAR-MA               242,707       288,187       -15.8
CVLT     COMMVAULT SYSTEM             1,292,769     1,534,259       -15.7
OSH      ORCHARD SUPPL-A                219,834       260,677       -15.7
VOD      VODAFONE GRP-ADR             8,873,038    10,520,499       -15.7
AVID     AVID TECHNOLOGY              2,385,234     2,824,429       -15.5
CNMD     CONMED CORP                  1,026,097     1,214,619       -15.5
CHDX     CHINDEX INTL INC               417,237       493,672       -15.5
EFSC     ENTERPRISE FINAN               406,698       481,041       -15.5
JKHY     JACK HENRY                   2,583,830     3,055,745       -15.4
STMP     STAMPS.COM INC               1,943,188     2,298,011       -15.4
AMSG     AMSURG CORP                  1,722,837     2,036,268       -15.4
GBDC     GOLUB CAPITAL BD               309,290       365,199       -15.3
PWER     POWER-ONE INC                7,898,534     9,322,494       -15.3
PLXS     PLEXUS CORP                  1,195,539     1,409,446       -15.2
RP       REALPAGE INC                 2,813,483     3,312,695       -15.1
MITI     MICROMET INC                 5,349,968     6,298,777       -15.1
QLGC     QLOGIC CORP                  1,742,599     2,051,003       -15.0
DSPG     DSP GROUP INC                  408,431       480,284       -15.0
TWER     TOWERSTREAM CORP             2,389,337     2,800,270       -14.7
UFCS     UNITED FIRE GROU               493,726       578,553       -14.7
ABCB     AMERIS BANCORP               1,340,300     1,570,224       -14.6
MKTX     MARKETAXESS                    584,090       684,257       -14.6
SHEN     SHENANDOAH TELEC               622,827       729,602       -14.6
NUVA     NUVASIVE INC                 1,932,356     2,263,347       -14.6
OSUR     ORASURE TECH                 2,391,945     2,801,631       -14.6
DEER     DEER CONSUMER PR             1,329,131     1,554,589       -14.5
SORL     SORL AUTO PARTS                381,566       446,007       -14.4
FXCB     FOX CHASE BANCOR               350,675       409,834       -14.4
SAPE     SAPIENT CORP                 5,300,410     6,194,394       -14.4
BWEN     BROADWIND ENERGY             4,579,394     5,350,599       -14.4
QLTI     QLT INC                        642,739       750,918       -14.4
KBALB    KIMBALL INTL -B                565,342       660,323       -14.4
LAYN     LAYNE CHRISTENSN               461,309       538,368       -14.3
BRKL     BROOKLINE BANCRP             2,226,816     2,597,123       -14.3
WIFI     BOINGO WIRELESS              1,031,876     1,203,305       -14.2
APRI     APRICUS BIOSCIEN             2,415,414     2,815,391       -14.2
NAUH     NATIONAL AMERICA               211,928       246,891       -14.2
ASEI     AMERICAN SCIENCE               428,233       498,640       -14.1
FLWS     1-800-FLOWERS-A                577,844       672,297       -14.0
SENEA    SENECA FOODS-A                 320,225       372,544       -14.0
MBFI     MB FINANCIAL                 1,850,477     2,150,718       -14.0
RDEA     ARDEA BIOSCIENCE             1,697,526     1,972,891       -14.0
EFII     ELEC FOR IMAGING               857,682       996,809       -14.0
RNST     RENASANT CORP                1,195,110     1,387,842       -13.9
OCLS     OCULUS INNOVATIV               386,922       448,544       -13.7
CLSN     CELSION CORP                 2,371,550     2,747,900       -13.7
QLIK     QLIK TECHNOLOGIE             4,493,625     5,204,700       -13.7
LSTR     LANDSTAR SYSTEM                552,544       638,742       -13.5
METR     METRO BANCORP IN               345,456       399,320       -13.5
BRCD     BROCADE COMM SYS             3,751,335     4,335,441       -13.5
WAFD     WASH FED                     1,094,232     1,263,787       -13.4
PRIM     PRIMORIS SERVICE               917,695     1,058,800       -13.3
QSFT     QUEST SOFTWARE               1,939,688     2,236,391       -13.3
ROST     ROSS STORES INC              3,480,593     4,010,900       -13.2
VRTS     VIRTUS INVEST                  200,720       231,194       -13.2
ORIG     OCEAN RIG UDW IN               422,150       486,228       -13.2
SPWR     SUNPOWER CORP                3,361,245     3,871,125       -13.2
FBNC     FIRST BANCORP/NC               300,406       345,827       -13.1
HCBK     HUDSON CITY BNCP            15,389,352    17,710,803       -13.1
ALTH     ALLOS THERAPEUT              2,896,355     3,333,191       -13.1
IFSIA    INTERFACE INC-A              3,048,753     3,504,948       -13.0
MFLX     MULTI-FINELINE E               301,234       345,931       -12.9
FBNK     FIRST CONNECTICU               458,202       525,936       -12.9
GNTX     GENTEX CORP                  4,458,534     5,114,562       -12.8
WSBC     WESBANCO INC                   679,359       779,193       -12.8
SSNC     SS&C TECHNOLOGIE               711,030       815,211       -12.8
LKFN     LAKELAND FINL                  333,791       382,524       -12.7
CSFL     CENTERSTATE BANK               753,270       862,861       -12.7
DRRX     DURECT CORP                  2,523,941     2,890,391       -12.7
ALOG     ANALOGIC CORP                  357,911       409,830       -12.7
OPLK     OPLINK COMMUNICA               602,090       689,370       -12.7
CMCO     COLUMBUS MCKI/NY               393,557       450,421       -12.6
SHLM     SCHULMAN (A)                   944,620     1,080,941       -12.6
INVE     IDENTIVE GROUP I             1,813,869     2,074,612       -12.6
GAIN     GLADSTONE INVEST               406,951       465,417       -12.6
ALTR     ALTERA CORP                  5,650,250     6,455,853       -12.5
SNCR     SYNCHRONOSS TECH             4,587,949     5,242,077       -12.5
SQQQ     PROSHARES UL SHO               467,720       534,363       -12.5
ENTR     ENTROPIC COMMUNI            11,550,399    13,176,361       -12.3
ACGL     ARCH CAPITAL GRP             3,276,515     3,736,815       -12.3
BIOS     BIOSCRIP INC                 1,807,683     2,061,613       -12.3
SUMR     SUMMER INFANT IN               586,037       668,350       -12.3
VRTU     VIRTUSA CORP                   582,859       664,593       -12.3
HUBG     HUB GROUP-A                  1,195,295     1,362,623       -12.3
CYMI     CYMER INC                    1,675,919     1,910,391       -12.3
THER     THERATECHNOLOGIE             1,259,417     1,435,596       -12.3
FCFS     FIRST CASH FINL              1,722,786     1,963,385       -12.3
CBEY     CBEYOND INC                  1,154,754     1,315,810       -12.2
LYTS     LSI INDUSTRIES                 448,381       510,791       -12.2
CCRN     CROSS COUNTRY HE               611,668       696,670       -12.2
HMIN     HOME INNS & -ADR             5,126,899     5,837,139       -12.2
ACXM     ACXIOM CORP                  1,641,068     1,865,808       -12.0
NXPI     NXP SEMICONDUCTO             3,593,577     4,083,879       -12.0
ATRC     ATRICURE INC                   398,551       452,884       -12.0
SMSC     STANDARD MICROSY               796,167       904,592       -12.0
MKTG     RESPONSYS INC                  492,969       559,635       -11.9
AMRI     ALBANY MOLECULAR               441,559       501,249       -11.9
HSTM     HEALTHSTREAM INC               969,596     1,099,933       -11.8
FRME     FIRST MERCHANTS                574,898       651,337       -11.7
IMMR     IMMERSION CORP               1,071,197     1,213,584       -11.7
AGYS     AGILYSYS INC                   439,616       497,900       -11.7
DIOD     DIODES INC                   4,109,794     4,652,459       -11.7
XRIT     X-RITE INC                     688,517       779,123       -11.6
TESO     TESCO CORP                   1,441,587     1,631,210       -11.6
LABL     MULTI-COLOR CORP               252,438       285,640       -11.6
PACW     PACWEST BANCORP              1,327,837     1,502,269       -11.6

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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