Shares shorted have decreased from 1.74M to 1.55M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 2.01% of the company's float of 9.44M shares. Days to cover ratio at 20.8 days.
 

4. Kronos Worldwide Inc. ( KRO): Engages in the production and marketing of titanium dioxide pigments in North America and Europe.

Market cap at $1.82B, most recent closing price at $15.73. Dividend yield: 3.81%. Short float: 18.43%.

Shares shorted have decreased from 4.31M to 3.89M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 2.1% of the company's float of 20.04M shares. Days to cover ratio at 10.73 days.

 

5. REGAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP ( RGC): Operates a theatre circuit in the United States.

Market cap at $2.79B, most recent closing price at $17.91. Dividend yield: 4.69%. Short float: 16.1%.

Shares shorted have decreased from 22.52M to 21.47M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 1.34% of the company's float of 78.13M shares. Days to cover ratio at 20.6 days.
 

6. Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. ( RGR): Engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms in the United States.

Market cap at $947.16M, most recent closing price at $49.05. Dividend yield: 3.3%. Short float: 25.11%.

Shares shorted have decreased from 5.44M to 5.04M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 2.13% of the company's float of 18.74M shares. Days to cover ratio at 10.09 days.

 

7. Redwood Trust Inc. ( RWT): A financial institution, together with its subsidiaries, invests in, finances, and manages residential and commercial real estate loans and securities.

Market cap at $1.84B, most recent closing price at $22.57. Dividend yield: 4.96%. Short float: 5.65%.

Shares shorted have decreased from 5.39M to 4.26M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 1.47% of the company's float of 76.93M shares. Days to cover ratio at 4.36 days.

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