Short interest in HEB is barely measurable and well under 1% of outstanding shares and only a fraction of the average daily volume.
So, in this situation, hebmaster likes to pretend that his imaginary hedge fund is net long but somehow profits by criticizing HEB on this message board. To date, his explanations for the mechanism by which the make-believe hedge fund profits have not made any sense.
And yet, depite the fact that he belives that his imaginary hedge fund is long on HEB, he somehow believes that it would be distressing news for the "hedgies" if HEB were to go up to $1 or more a share.
Right... they haven't made a profit in over 20 years.. and today 20 years later, they still have the same two drugs and have resorted to treating farm amimals.. and warts in Argentina with a drug that they can't currently produce.
I'd really like to read the transcript from the recent conference if Carter even showed up.