- Sprint is once again the most shorted stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange.
- Its share price popped 6 percent in the most recent settlement period.
- Short sellers bailed on the former king of the hill in early October.
In the most recent short interest settlement period, Sprint Corp
Kansas-based telecommunications giant Sprint saw the number of its shares short shrink 3.8 percent to more than 161.07 million shares in the first half of the month. That was still a whopping 25.4 percent of the total float. At the most recently average daily volume, it would take about nine days to cover all short positions.
During the period, Sprint was among companies that benefited from the recent
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