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Eye on Shorts: What bearish investors are betting against

Largest short positions, Feb. 15, 2014

Company NameSymbol15-Feb-1431-Jan-14Net Chg
Lundin Mining Corp.LUN-T62,501,01659,946,8462,554,170
Bombardier Inc. Cl 'B' SvBBD.B-T48,643,72733,526,45215,117,275
New Gold Inc.NGD-T38,829,82137,313,9061,515,915
Athabasca Oil Corp.ATH-T37,766,17038,575,073-808,903
Toronto-Dominion BankTD-T37,537,30818,018,79419,518,514
Kinross Gold Corp.K-T36,202,35438,476,484-2,274,130
Torex Gold Resources Inc.TXG-T32,483,74612,769,82019,713,926
Penn West Petroleum Ltd.PWT-T32,171,42631,049,9281,121,498
Osisko Mining Corp.OSK-T31,057,06943,056,301-11,999,232
Legacy Oil + Gas Inc.LEG-T30,646,90830,287,180359,728
Celestica Inc. SvCLS-T28,096,72928,445,809-349,080
CGI Group Inc. Cl 'A' SvGIB.A-T27,407,33525,403,2002,004,135
Potash Corp. of Sask. Inc.POT-T26,284,85018,898,8857,385,965
Detour Gold Corp.DGC-T26,282,76525,589,330693,435
Royal Bank of CanadaRY-T24,963,54322,627,4542,336,089
Power Financial Corp.PWF-T23,735,59426,521,888-2,786,294
Loblaw Companies Ltd.L-T23,431,67422,848,091583,583
Element Financial Corp.EFN-T23,424,79023,207,887216,903
Enbridge Inc.ENB-T22,508,68517,418,0765,090,609
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. JFM-T22,475,1029,216,34013,258,762

Largest net increases, Feb. 15, 2014

Company NameSymbol15-Feb-1431-Jan-14Net Chg
Torex Gold Resources Inc.TXG-T32,483,74612,769,82019,713,926
Toronto-Dominion BankTD-T37,537,30818,018,79419,518,514
Eldorado Gold Corp.ELD-T19,733,1021,798,27817,934,824
Torex Gold Res. Inc. Wt JTXG.WT-T15,499,270015,499,270
Bombardier Inc. Cl 'B' SvBBD.B-T48,643,72733,526,45215,117,275
First Quantum Minerals Ltd.FM-T22,475,1029,216,34013,258,762
Brookfield Asset Mgmt. Inc. Cl 'A' LvBAM.A-T9,856,4741,386,8808,469,594
Potash Corp. of Sask. Inc.POT-T26,284,85018,898,8857,385,965
Power Corp. of Cda SvPOW-T17,516,02411,178,8846,337,140
Fortis Inc.FTS-T12,704,5866,945,3865,759,200
Cameco Corp.CCO-T13,783,6898,489,9375,293,752
Enbridge Inc.ENB-T22,508,68517,418,0765,090,609
Silver Wheaton Corp.SLW-T10,662,7906,134,1894,528,601
Bank of MontrealBMO-T16,166,51111,665,1914,501,320
Surge Energy Inc. SGY-T8,161,8974,369,7673,792,130
ARC Resources Ltd.ARX-T8,136,5254,467,3493,669,176
Canadian Tire Corp., Ltd. Cl 'A' NvCTC.A-T3,346,259134,6223,211,637
Baytex Energy Corp.BTE-T6,848,3483,646,8023,201,546
Crescent Point Energy Corp.CPG-T12,234,3889,039,9793,194,409
Western Forest Products Inc.WEF-T17,008,84113,880,1333,128,708

Largest net decreases, Feb. 15, 2014

Company NameSymbol15-Feb-1431-Jan-14Net Chg
Osisko Mining Corp.OSK-T31,057,06943,056,301-11,999,232
Talisman Energy Inc.TLM-T11,884,86623,695,738-11,810,872
Encana Corp.ECA-T16,717,91926,322,063-9,604,144
Asanko Gold Inc.AKG-T454,3948,833,389-8,378,995
TransCanada Corp.TRP-T20,898,58929,056,514-8,157,925
Bank of Nova ScotiaBNS-T18,586,93125,837,106-7,250,175
North American PalladiumPDL-T5,797,74912,835,278-7,037,529
TransAlta Corp.TA-T9,213,34115,266,653-6,053,312
Thomson Reuters Corp.TRI-T16,528,91921,726,469-5,197,550
BCE Inc.BCE-T16,039,99520,487,537-4,447,542
Timmins Gold Corp. TMM-T600,5844,953,830-4,353,246
Husky Energy Inc.HSE-T17,742,21221,110,046-3,367,834
Canexus Corp.CUS-T3,821,0547,072,155-3,251,101
Agrium Inc.AGU-T2,045,2705,166,498-3,121,228
Power Financial Corp.PWF-T23,735,59426,521,888-2,786,294
Canadian Oil Sands Ltd.COS-T8,292,00410,794,273-2,502,269
Kinross Gold Corp.K-T36,202,35438,476,484-2,274,130
IGM Financial Inc.IGM-T8,889,67811,157,837-2,268,159
Yamana Gold Inc.YRI-T20,436,25522,633,451-2,197,196

Largest per cent increases, Feb. 15, 2014

Company NameSymbol15-Feb-1431-Jan-14% Chg
Horizons Active High Yield Bond ETF Cl E UnHYI-T234,226100234,126
Can-60 Income Corp. Non-Voting EquityCSY-T150,300100150,200
Besra Gold Inc.BEZ-T400,00080049,900
Cvtech Group Inc. CVT-T42,20010042,100
BMO Canadian Dividend ETF UnitsZDV-T165,55350033,010
Purpose Tactical Hedged Equity Fund ETFPHE-T24,60010024,500
Argex Titanium Inc. JRGX-T159,60080019,849
Vanguard US Total Mkt Indx ETF(CAD-Hedged) UnVUS-T16,30010016,200
Sulliden Gold Corp. Ltd.SUE-T438,6003,10014,048
U3O8 Corp. UWE-T138,3001,00013,730
iShares S&P US Div Grow Indx Fnd(CAD-Hdgd) UnCUD-T38,06530012,588
Canadian Tire Corp.CTC-T482,5003,90612,252
Sunshine Oilsands Cl 'A' SUO-T408,5004,00010,112
Mandalay Resources Corp.MND-T616,5006,5009,384
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. PGD-T8,6001008,500
iShares Oil Sands Index Fund UnitsCLO-T8,2501008,150
Frontier Rare Earths Limited Ordinary FRO-T7,8001007,700
First Asset Can-Energy Covered Call ETF UnOXF-T7,8001007,700
Claude Resources Inc.CRJ-T30,3003937,609
TransCanada Corp. 1St Pr Series '9'TRP.PR.E-T54,1177557,067

Largest per cent decreases, Feb. 15, 2014

Company NameSymbol15-Feb-1431-Jan-14% Chg
Horizons Btpr S&P500Vix Sh-Tr Future Invr ETFHVI-T200183,300-99
Microbix Biosystems Inc. MBX-T500410,000-99
Elgin Mining Inc. ELG-T200163,000-99
iShares US High Div Eq Idx Fnd(CAD-Hgd)ETF UnXHD-T11557,574-99
Powershares FTSE Rafi Cdn Fndmtl Index ETF UnPXC-T10025,500-99
Mint Income Fund Trust UnitsMID.UN-T2,700625,386-99
iShares Global Agriculture Index Fund UnCOW-T30061,878-99
Horizons Betapro Nasdaq-100 Bear+ ETF Cl A UnHQD-T10015,300-99
Powershare S&P500Lw Vltlty(CAD Hdg)Idx ETF UnULV-T10010,400-99
Powershares QQQ(CAD Hedged)Index ETF Trns UnQQC-T1007,500-98
Royal Bank Of Canada 1St Pr Non-Cum Ser 'AZ'RY.PR.Z-T2,200148,960-98
Western Potash Corp. WPX-T1005,600-98
BMO MSCI EAFE Hedged To CAD Index ETF UnZDM-T60030,741-98
Sandvine Corp.SVC-T23,4141,026,760-97
Connacher Oil And Gas Ltd.CLL-T50020,500-97
Energy Income Fund Trust UnitsENI.UN-T1004,000-97
Clearwater Seafoods Inc.CLR-T5,400211,100-97
BMO Covered Call Canadian Banks ETF UnitsZWB-T1,90070,801-97
Milestone Apartments REIT UnMST.UN-T30010,400-97
BMO Aggregate Bond Index ETF UnitsZAG-T2,00064,245-96
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