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S&P 500 Changes in Short Interest as Percentage of Float

March 27, 2013

The following tables show companies listed in the S&P 500 Index that have the largest changes in short interest as a percentage of shares available for trading as of the March 15 settlement date.

TOP 25 INCREASES IN SHORT INTEREST VS FLOAT


                                      March 15        Feb. 28    
                                  Short Interest   Short Interest   
Ticker Name                        /Free Float %   /Free Float %    Increase % 
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AKAM  AKAMAI TECHNOLOG                    9.07            5.63         3.44
DNB   DUN & BRADSTREET                   19.89           17.02         2.87
CVC   CABLEVISION SY-A                    8.26            5.70         2.56
PCS   METROPCS COMMUNI                    9.74            7.95         1.79
ALL   ALLSTATE CORP                       2.97            1.18         1.79
DISCA DISCOVERY COMM-A                    8.25            6.55         1.70
AMD   ADV MICRO DEVICE                   15.81           14.18         1.62
FLIR  FLIR SYSTEMS                        2.93            1.46         1.47
BBY   BEST BUY CO INC                    12.51           11.05         1.45
GRMN  GARMIN LTD                         11.22           10.05         1.17
HP    HELMERICH & PAYN                    6.42            5.28         1.14
SYK   STRYKER CORP                        3.10            2.02         1.08
MYL   MYLAN INC                           9.93            8.84         1.08
FSLR  FIRST SOLAR INC                    30.58           29.49         1.08
UNM   UNUM GROUP                          2.31            1.24         1.07
MCK   MCKESSON CORP                       2.39            1.37         1.02
MU    MICRON TECH                         8.27            7.25         1.02
MKC   MCCORMICK-N/V                       4.14            3.23         0.92
STZ   CONSTELLATION-A                     3.74            2.83         0.91
NVDA  NVIDIA CORP                         3.68            2.77         0.91
HSY   HERSHEY CO/THE                      2.98            2.12         0.85
GCI   GANNETT CO                         11.50           10.66         0.84
TRIP  TRIPADVISOR INC                    10.58            9.75         0.83
FLR   FLUOR CORP                          4.06            3.23         0.83
JEC   JACOBS ENGIN GRP                    2.78            1.96         0.83

TOP 25 DECREASES IN SHORT INTEREST VS FLOAT

                                      March 15        Feb. 28    
                                  Short Interest   Short Interest   
Ticker Name                        /Free Float %   /Free Float %    Decrease % 
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LUK   LEUCADIA NATL                       1.84            7.99        -6.14
JCP   J.C. PENNEY CO                     40.29           42.64        -2.36
SWY   SAFEWAY INC                        24.16           26.27        -2.11
DO    DIAMOND OFFSHORE                   11.30           13.32        -2.02
SCG   SCANA CORP                          1.16            3.16        -2.00
HAS   HASBRO INC                         18.72           20.14        -1.42
CPB   CAMPBELL SOUP CO                    6.42            7.58        -1.16
TSO   TESORO CORP                         3.51            4.67        -1.16
HES   HESS CORP                           3.29            4.43        -1.15
CHK   CHESAPEAKE ENERG                   13.62           14.65        -1.03
NDAQ  NASDAQ OMX GROUP                    3.05            4.09        -1.03
KIM   KIMCO REALTY                        5.65            6.60        -0.95
LOW   LOWE'S COS INC                      2.75            3.61        -0.87
EXPE  EXPEDIA INC                         8.78            9.62        -0.84
KSS   KOHLS CORP                          6.29            7.11        -0.82
HRB   H&R BLOCK INC                       4.14            4.94        -0.81
DOV   DOVER CORP                          3.60            4.37        -0.77
RHT   RED HAT INC                         1.69            2.46        -0.77
PPG   PPG INDS INC                        2.04            2.80        -0.76
GME   GAMESTOP CORP-A                    35.80           36.56        -0.76
LO    LORILLARD INC                       4.11            4.83        -0.72
RRC   RANGE RESOURCES                     5.99            6.71        -0.71
VAR   VARIAN MEDICAL S                    4.30            4.94        -0.65
LRCX  LAM RESEARCH                        4.98            5.58        -0.59
IPG   INTERPUBLIC GRP                     4.12            4.70        -0.58

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