Short sellers bet against UK retail stocks amid income squeeze

Cineworld is the most shorted UK stock

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Retail stocks have found themselves under the harshest light from UK short sellers

Retail stocks have found themselves under the harshest light from UK short sellers

UK retail businesses have been the most targeted by short-sellers as the cost-of-living crisis intensifies, analysis by GraniteShares on the most shorted UK companies has found.

Cineworld Group, the world's second-largest cinema chain, was the most shorted UK listed company. Some 8.2% of its stock was held short by five investment firms, with New Holland Capital holding th...

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