Top shorted stocks

OREOROCOBRE LIMITED ORDINARY21.68%
WSAWESTERN AREAS LTD ORDINARY16.54%
SYRSYRAH RESOURCES ORDINARY16.14%
ACXACONEX LIMITED ORDINARY15.10%
VOCVOCUS GROUP LTD ORDINARY13.20%
MYRMYER HOLDINGS LTD ORDINARY12.65%
QINQUINTIS LTD ORDINARY11.61%
NECNINE ENTERTAINMENT ORDINARY11.20%
DMPDOMINO PIZZA ENTERPR ORDINARY10.88%
MYXMAYNE PHARMA LTD ORDINARY10.67%
MTSMETCASH LIMITED ORDINARY9.63%
IGOINDEPENDENCE GROUP ORDINARY9.58%
ISDISENTIA GROUP LTD ORDINARY9.53%
OFXOFX GROUP LTD ORDINARY9.27%
AADARDENT LEISURE GROUP STAPLED SECURITIES9.01%
FLTFLIGHT CENTRE TRAVEL ORDINARY8.83%
HVNHARVEY NORMAN ORDINARY8.68%
BALBELLAMY'S AUSTRALIA ORDINARY8.44%
ILUILUKA RESOURCES ORDINARY8.40%
GTYGATEWAY LIFESTYLE STAPLED8.00%
Data: 21/04/2017
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Data source: © Australian Securities & Investments Commission. Reproduced with permission.

Short selling is a technique used to profit from a fall in the price of a stock. It is a method where you sell first, and buy later - if the price of the stock drops then you are selling for a higher price than you are buying resulting in a profit. Even if you do not participate in short selling yourself, knowing which ASX stocks are being shorted by others can provide some useful insights into the opinions of the market.


This site provides data on stocks that are being shorted on the ASX. This data is sourced from ASIC, and is the aggregate short positions for each stock. The higher the percentage, the more of that stock is shorted. It is important to note that ASIC releases this information with a delay of 4 trading days (T+4), and the data on this site is updated accordingly. This site should not be considered investment advice, nor is the information guaranteed to be accurate. Please read our notes on data and our disclaimer.

On this site we have a list of the top 100 shorted stocks, some information on which stocks are having the greatest changes in activity on their short positions, and some interesting graphs on stock shorting covering the wider market and some key sectors. Also you can search for a particular stock using its stock code from the search box in the upper right corner of this page.

Additionally we aim to provide some interesting charts and stats on individual stocks that are not freely available elsewhere. The first example of this are the new year-on-year seasonality charts available from the stock stats page.

Alerts

27 AprTECH+7.00%
27 AprZUSD+3.57%
27 AprHEUR+1.29%
24 AprSRX+1.13%
21 AprSAR+0.79%
*Values are daily reported gross short sales as a percentage of total stock, non aggregated


Weekly movers

DOWR0.05%8.72
WEMG0.00%4.60
MYO6.06%2.73
SEK6.43%2.69
SAR5.96%2.68
Data: 12/04/2017-21/04/2017
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