10 Stocks Investors Are Betting Will Fall

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According to Robert Holmes, "Short interest, which measures all uncovered short positions in securities, fell during the second half of February, according to the NYSE. Short positions are bets that a stock will fall, where investors borrow shares and sell them at a higher price, hoping to buy the stock back at a lower price to profit on the difference." These stocks "saw the largest percentage increases in short interest from Feb. 15 through Feb. 28." Read more here.

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