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The Big Shorts

The Big Shorts

5.07k followers13 symbols Watchlist by Yahoo Finance

This basket consists of stocks with large short positions against them.

Curated by Yahoo Finance


Some of the most famous, or infamous, trades in the hedge fund business include shorts. This is when the fund manager bets the price of a stock will go down. Analysts at Goldman Sachs have identified these stocks as being among the most heavily shorted stocks in the market.

How did we choose these stocks?

Each of these stocks was chosen by the Yahoo Finance editorial staff.

Who made these selections?

Yahoo Finance is the most-read business website in the US, garnering roughly 75 million unique visitors every month. The site has extensive coverage of both consumer technology and the business of tech companies.

How are these weighted?

The stocks in this watchlist are weighted equally.


WatchlistChange Today1 Month Return1 Year ReturnTotal Return
The Big Shorts-1.29%-4.29%-9.17%+11.39%

13 Symbols

SymbolCompany NameLast PriceChange% ChangeMarket TimeVolumeAvg Vol (3 month)Market Cap
WMTWalmart Inc.143.85+0.30+0.21%4:00 PM EDT3.42M9.81M407.63B
PGThe Procter & Gamble Company142.38+0.93+0.66%4:02 PM EDT4.07M6.01M353.05B
DISThe Walt Disney Company128.35+0.79+0.62%4:02 PM EDT5.19M10.09M231.94B
TAT&T Inc.27.82-0.46-1.63%4:02 PM EDT40.41M34.94M198.23B
INTCIntel Corporation48.2-5.70-10.58%4:00 PM EDT97.32M33.91M197.52B
ABTAbbott Laboratories107.79-1.69-1.54%4:02 PM EDT3.21M5.13M190.85B
XOMExxon Mobil Corporation34.16-0.70-2.01%4:02 PM EDT27.05M24.97M144.44B
CVXChevron Corporation72.57-0.83-1.13%4:03 PM EDT8.44M10.34M139.70B
IBMInternational Business Machines Corporation116+0.24+0.21%4:00 PM EDT3.73M4.69M103.31B
BAThe Boeing Company167.36-1.71-1.01%4:00 PM EDT9.77M24.92M94.47B
CATCaterpillar Inc.168.59-0.04-0.02%4:00 PM EDT2.81M3.15M91.29B
TGTTarget Corporation160.23+0.63+0.39%4:02 PM EDT1.74M3.89M80.21B
GEGeneral Electric Company7.63-0.09-1.17%4:00 PM EDT129.41M99.09M66.79B