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30 Stocks Traders Are Shorting Like Crazy. Part 3

Let me introduce you the final TOP-30 stocks. Previous articles you can fidn here and here. Have a nice reading :)

21. Veeva Systems

Ticker: VEEV

Short interest: 26.2%

YTD return: -19.5%

Sector: Healthcare Services

Comment: On August 28, the company reported revenue that grew 53% year-over-year with subscription-based revenues increasing 66%.

22. Cablevision

Ticker: CVC

Short interest: 26.2%

YTD return: -1.7%

Sector: Telecommunications

Comment: On August 5, the company announced that David Dibble, a former Yahoo executive, would join as chief technology officer.

23. SolarCity

Ticker: SCTY

Short interest: 25.8%

YTD return: -2.5%

Sector: Renewable Energy

Comment: On August 7, the solar company chaired by Elon Musk reported revenue that increased 62% from the prior year to $61.8 million.

24. U.S. Steel

Ticker: X

Short interest: 25.5%

YTD return: 14.2%

Sector: Basic Materials

Comment: In July, the company reported adjusted earnings per share of $0.17, far outpacing expectations for a loss of $0.29. Following the report, shares rallied.

25. Banco Santander-Chile

Ticker: BSAC

Short interest: 25.4%

YTD return: -7%

Sector: Financials

Comment: Shares of Banco Santander-Chile have fallen steadily since the summer as the South American economy, particularly in Brazil and Argentina, has shown considerable weakness.

26. Valmont Industries

Ticker: VMI

Short interest: 24.3%

YTD Return: -10.8%

Sector: Infrastructure

Comment: On September 18, the company slashed its full-year earnings outlook to $8.70-$8.90 from $9.35-$9.65 citing project delays and a challenging pricing environment in certain areas of the market.

27. Generac Holdings

Ticker: GNRC

Short interest: 24.1%

YTD return: -29.8%

Sector: Generators

Comment: The generator manufacturer recently acquired MAC, Inc., which makes portable industrial heating units.

28. Altisource Portfolio Solutions

Ticker: ASPS

Short interest: 24%

YTD return: -40%

Sector: Real Estate Services

Comment: The Luxembourg-based company provides debt collection services to mortgage lenders and is scheduled to report third quarter earnings on October 23.

29. Sunedison

Ticker: SUNE

Short interest: 24%

YTD return: 28%

Sector: Solar Energy

Comment: Sunedison, which makes solar panels and semiconductor materials, recently filed a confidential public offering for its yield vehicle focused on solar projects in Asia and Africa.

30. Air Methods

Ticker: AIRM

Short interest: 23.4%

YTD return: -7.9%

Sector: Healthcare Services

Comment: In its most recent quarterly earnings report, the company reported revenue that increase 16% over the prior year to $258.5 million.