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Largest S&P 500 Short Interest as a Percentage of Float

March 26, 2012

The following table ranks companies listed in the S&P 500 Index that have more than 10 percent of their shares available for trading sold short by investors as of the March 15 settlement date.



                               Short Interest   Short Interest  Equity Float 
Ticker  Name                      / Float %     (In mln shrs)   (In mln shrs)
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GME     GAMESTOP CORP-A              43.93         58.70        133.62
FSLR    FIRST SOLAR INC              35.63         21.24         59.61
SVU     SUPERVALU INC                34.50         72.69        210.69
SHLD    SEARS HOLDINGS               30.16         10.86         36.00
RRD     RR DONNELLEY & S             29.75         52.63        176.92
JCP     J.C. PENNEY CO               25.23         33.52        132.86
PBI     PITNEY BOWES INC             24.96         49.68        199.08
X       US STEEL CORP                24.24         36.36        150.01
LEN     LENNAR CORP-A                22.41         33.93        151.37
SWY     SAFEWAY INC                  21.53         56.87        264.13
NFLX    NETFLIX INC                  20.15         10.87         53.97
ESRX    EXPRESS SCRIPT               20.13         97.07        482.23
EXPE    EXPEDIA INC                  20.04         17.88         89.23
FII     FEDERATED INV-B              19.21         17.13         89.16
FTR     FRONTIER COMMUNI             17.38        171.85        988.54
BBY     BEST BUY CO INC              17.35         47.84        275.81
AN      AUTONATION INC               17.15          7.75         45.22
BWA     BORGWARNER INC               16.24         17.47        107.59
DO      DIAMOND OFFSHORE             14.60         10.06         68.90
MOLX    MOLEX INC                    12.68          5.50         43.35
DHI     DR HORTON INC                12.27         33.94        276.66
HRS     HARRIS CORP                  11.73         13.29        113.29
GCI     GANNETT CO                   11.36         26.71        235.23
AMD     ADV MICRO DEVICE             11.31         66.67        589.47
CRM     SALESFORCE.COM               10.86         13.55        124.76
PHM     PULTEGROUP INC               10.61         35.58        335.29
URBN    URBAN OUTFITTER              10.43         11.43        109.65
POM     PEPCO HOLDINGS               10.11         22.95        226.98

-- Bloomberg News

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