written by reader Negative Consequences to Individual Investors As A Result of Excessive & Naked Shorting of Equities

By mosley1234, October 20, 2016

Take TG Therapeutics as an example, it has gone from 9.57 to 5.89 in a matter of 5,6,7 trading days scaring or forcing novice investors out of a position that will eventually recover.

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$TGTX long – Hi Mosley. This equity is very well covered by the Gummune here: http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2016/09/sea-of-tranquility/

Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

TGTX isn’t currently on the “failure to deliver” list from what I can tell, which indicates that it’s probably not naked shorting (“naked” just means that you don’t find a place to borrow the stock before you sell it short, which can sometimes happen because brokers will often let you do a short sale instantly even though it takes a few days to find the shares to borrow and clear the trade sometimes). The price can be impacted by negative interpretations of events, of course, but the real value of the company can’t be impacted, so “pile on” short selling… Read More ยป

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