More new shorts were added in Nasdaq stocks in the end of March, but they declined on NYSE names.
Demand for small-cap stocks is increasing relative to established large-cap names, a divergence that signals continued risk appetite among investors.
With stocks near all-time highs, short interest reached the highest level in 20 months, but some investors are seeing the trend as a bullish sign.
Historically, February ranks as the second-worst performing month of the year for the Dow and S&P 500.
The January stock barometer has been right in 62 of the last 85 years.
As China welcomes in the Year of the Horse, investors may want to notice that historically, it hasn't been the friendliest.
If you have been short the market, it's been a tough few years. But could 2014 prove to be different?
The latest employment figures show the economy added 203,000 jobs in November, while the unemployment rate fell to a five-year low.
A strong sell bias continues among company insiders across the market, as stocks breach trough historic levels.
With an uptick in the unemployment rate, the labor-force participation rate is now at its lowest level in more than three decades.