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Late summer 2017 update: Top shorted London-listed shares

By ShareProphets | Thursday 31 August 2017


 


From the FCA's spreadsheet of short positions required to be disclosed to it, we previously updated the top shorted London-listed shares HERE. Post Tom Winnifrith offering his top four short-able shorts in London and approaching the final third of 2017, the following updates.

Those in bold are new entrants since our previous update, whilst from then 2 no longer feature in the table - Mitie (MTO) now 6.89% and NCC Group (NCC) now 5.84%.

Name of Share Issuer Net Short Position (%)
CARILLION PLC 22.81
OCADO GROUP PLC 17.26
WM MORRISON SUPERMARKETS 15.41
WOOD GROUP (JOHN) PLC 15.16
DEBENHAMS PLC 13.10
TELIT COMMUNICATIONS PLC 12.93
TULLOW OIL PLC 10.38
MARKS & SPENCER GROUP PLC 10.15
PETS AT HOME GROUP PLC 9.28
PETROFAC LTD 8.77
SAINSBURY (J) PLC 8.64
AGGREKO PLC 8.59
PREMIER OIL PLC 8.08
ULTRA ELECTRONICS HLDGS PLC 8.01
COUNTRYWIDE PLC 7.58
FOXTONS GROUP PLC 7.47


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