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the total amount by which a single seller or all sellers are short in a particular stock or commodity or in the market as a whole.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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data in listed stocks is released by exchanges that list those stocks.
It is currently being used for applications such as branch office approvals and
The out standing
is large and a number of active shares commanded a premium for use.
So when you see the
figures in the papers, it is important to put them in this context.
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