Net Short

Net Short

Describing a situation where one has more short positions than long positions on a security or derivative. To give a very simple example, if one buys nine futures contracts on corn, and then sells short 10 identical futures contracts on corn, one has a net short position on corn. When one has a net short position, one profits when the price for the underlying position declines.
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The latest FXCM SSI numbers show that traders remain net long EUR/USD and net short GBP/USD *(but not dramatically so), and as a contrarian indicator, the figures work in favor of a short EUR/GBP bias.
The FMA said that it would now consider short-selling of Vienna-listed stocks as market manipulation if the net short position exceeds 0.
Net short is the difference between the amount of electricity needed to cover SDG&E's customer demand and the power provided by existing contracts, including the long-term power contracts recently allocated to the customers of SDG&E by the California Department of Water Resources (CDWR).
83% of its net asset value on December 31, 2006 or all available net investment income and net short and long term capital gains, in accordance with requirements under the Internal Revenue Code.
The latest FXCM SSI numbers show that traders remain net long EUR/USD and net short GBP/USD, and as a contrarian indicator, the figures work in favor of a short EUR/GBP bias.
83% of its net value on December 31, 1998 or all available net investment income and net short and long term gains, in order to continue its qualifications as a Regulated Investment Company and to avoid the Excise Tax under the Internal Revenue Code.
Implications: bearish Euro EUR: Speculators are net short and commercials net long.
5% of its net asset value on December 11, 1998 (the day prior to declaration) or all available net investment income and net short and long term capital gains, in order to continue its qualifications as a Regulated Investment Company and to avoid the Excise Tax under the Internal Revenue Code.
Implications: neutral Euro EUR: Speculators are net short and commercials net long.
British Pound speculators are net short and commercials net long.
We wrote last week that "speculators are net short the largest amount of NZD that we have on record.
83% of its net asset value on December 30, 1994 or all available net investment income and net short and long term gains, in order to continue its qualifications as a Regulated Investment Company and to avoid the Excise Tax under the Internal Revenue Code.