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Eye on Shorts: What bearish investors are betting against

Largest short positions, Dec. 31, 2013

Company NameSymbol31-Dec-1315-Dec-13Net Chg
Lundin Mining Corp.LUN-T60,372,64462,894,431-2,521,787
Bombardier Inc. Cl 'B' SvBBD.B-T52,650,73533,988,50018,662,235
New Gold Inc.NGD-T46,377,28747,205,108-827,821
Osisko Mining Corp. JOSK-T43,675,17143,720,790-45,619
Thomson Reuters Corp.TRI-T41,633,98128,979,68212,654,299
Athabasca Oil Corp. JATH-T37,568,55338,388,408-819,855
Manulife Financial Corp.MFC-T37,428,82446,959,284-9,530,460
Barrick Gold Corp.ABX-T32,416,32924,026,8478,389,482
Brookfield Office Prop. Inc.BPO-T32,255,98920,777,73811,478,251
Husky Energy Inc.HSE-T29,269,59326,681,3482,588,245
Legacy Oil + Gas Inc.LEG-T29,210,82529,114,19796,628
Celestica Inc. SvCLS-T28,638,41536,833,550-8,195,135
BCE Inc.BCE-T28,544,80324,118,1174,426,686
Great-West Lifeco Inc.GWO-T27,893,80426,896,341997,463
Suncor Energy Inc.SU-T27,683,58018,870,3098,813,271
Enbridge Inc.ENB-T25,164,54628,256,786-3,092,240
Power Corp. of Cda SvPOW-T24,913,80316,081,6278,832,176
Talisman Energy Inc.TLM-T24,664,75337,765,863-13,101,110
CGI Group Inc. Cl 'A' SvGIB.A-T24,629,59323,945,844683,749
Element Financial Corp. JEFN-T23,993,22126,073,275-2,080,054

Largest net increases, Dec. 31, 2013

Company NameSymbol31-Dec-1315-Dec-13Net Chg
Bombardier Inc. Cl 'B' SvBBD.B-T52,650,73533,988,50018,662,235
Thomson Reuters Corp.TRI-T41,633,98128,979,68212,654,299
Brookfield Office Prop. Inc.BPO-T32,255,98920,777,73811,478,251
Encana Corp.ECA-T19,568,54710,562,4099,006,138
Power Corp. of Cda SvPOW-T24,913,80316,081,6278,832,176
Suncor Energy Inc.SU-T27,683,58018,870,3098,813,271
Barrick Gold Corp.ABX-T32,416,32924,026,8478,389,482
Teck Resources Ltd. Cl 'B' SvTCK.B-T7,867,3221,454,7386,412,584
Cdn. Natural Resources Ltd.CNQ-T17,582,86711,482,9796,099,888
Telus Corp.T-T12,312,2466,218,5446,093,702
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.TRQ-T22,891,41816,812,1836,079,235
Sun Life Financial Inc.SLF-T23,369,40717,803,1725,566,235
BCE Inc.BCE-T28,544,80324,118,1174,426,686
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. JFM-T10,412,1156,348,6834,063,432
Cenovus Energy Inc.CVE-T12,959,8119,072,3013,887,510
Rogers Commun. Inc. Cl 'B' NvRCI.B-T21,289,12417,546,4373,742,687
Imperial Oil Ltd.IMO-T10,620,3907,116,2263,504,164
Husky Energy Inc.HSE-T29,269,59326,681,3482,588,245
Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.INE-T3,285,045778,8092,506,236
Cdn. National Railway Co.CNR-T10,587,4678,218,9002,368,567

Largest net decreases, Dec. 31, 2013

Company NameSymbol31-Dec-1315-Dec-13Net Chg
Eldorado Gold Corp.ELD-T9,097,15825,731,228-16,634,070
Kinross Gold Corp.K-T17,998,08834,441,544-16,443,456
Talisman Energy Inc.TLM-T24,664,75337,765,863-13,101,110
Manulife Financial Corp.MFC-T37,428,82446,959,284-9,530,460
Celestica Inc. SvCLS-T28,638,41536,833,550-8,195,135
Horizons Betapro Nymx NtGs Bear+Etf A UnHND-T1,137,6098,947,109-7,809,500
iShares S&P/TSX 60 Indx Fd UnXIU-T10,857,18517,593,527-6,736,342
Fortis Inc.FTS-T5,588,79612,000,020-6,411,224
Cameco Corp.CCO-T3,746,4539,998,339-6,251,886
Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. JKGI-T3,845,6189,392,538-5,546,920
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.SNC-T2,036,9926,832,101-4,795,109
Turquoise Hill Res. Ltd. RtTRQ.RT-T4,960,7058,616,118-3,655,413
Penn West Petroleum Ltd.PWT-T16,547,11420,065,302-3,518,188
Detour Gold Corp. JDGC-T23,987,69427,411,973-3,424,279
Pengrowth Energy Corp.PGF-T13,458,37816,640,961-3,182,583
Enbridge Inc.ENB-T25,164,54628,256,786-3,092,240
Transglobe Energy Corp. JTGL-T14,188,37017,226,004-3,037,634
Dundee Corp.n Cl 'A' SvDC.A-T2,736,8215,772,949-3,036,128
Dream Unlimited Corp. Cl 'A' SvDRM-T3,766,8616,710,054-2,943,193
Brookfield Asset Mgmt. Cl 'A' LvBAM.A-T3,498,4586,144,141-2,645,683

Largest per cent increases, Dec. 31, 2013

Company NameSymbol31-Dec-1315-Dec-13%
Axia Netmedia Corp. JAXX-T108,00020053,900
1st Asset Mornstar Cda Val Indx ETF Adv UnFXM.A-T28,00010027,900
1st Asset Mornstr US Div Tgt50 ETF Unhg UnUXM.B-T22,70010022,600
Transition Therapeutics Inc. JTTH-T40,00020019,900
Eastern Platinum Limited JELR-T203,0001,10018,354
1st Asst Mornstr Cdn Div Tgt 30Idx ETF AdvDXM.A-T9,6001009,500
Spectral Diagnostics Inc.SDI-T285,6023,6027,828
Corridor Resources Inc.CDH-T11,4001457,762
Tree Island Steel Ltd.TSL-T20,5003056,621
Vitran Corp. Inc.VTN-T20,1003006,600
Stockport Exploration Inc. JSPT-T6,1001006,000
First Nickel Inc. JFNI-T20,3973975,037
Balmoral Resources Ltd. JBAR-T10,2022024,950
Neulion, Inc. JNLN-T42,5008974,638
First Asset Can-Matls Cover Call Etf Adv UnMXF.A-T4,2001004,100
Com Dev Int'l Ltd.CDV-T261,7347,0283,624
Ur-Energy Inc. JURE-T512,20014,9003,337
iShares S&P Global Water Idx Fd UnCWW-T16,0005003,100
Nautilus Minerals Inc. JNUS-T38,0001,2003,066
Power Corp. of Cda 5.80% Ser 'C' PrPOW.PR.C-T3,1001003,000

Largest per cent decreases, Dec. 31, 2013

Company NameSymbol31-Dec-1315-Dec-13%
BMO DJ Ind Avg Hedged-CAD Index ETF UnZDJ-T10082,468-99
Foraco IntlFAR-T16475,000-99
Jaguar Mining Inc. JJAG-T10040,900-99
iShares Nasd 100 Indx Fd (CAD-Hedged) UnXQQ-T10023,442-99
Antrim Energy Inc. JAEN-T1,000225,000-99
Vanguard FTSE Cdn Capped REIT Idx ETF UnVRE-T500101,000-99
Brookfield Asset Mgmt. Cl A Pr Ser 22BAM.PR.P-T3,358579,874-99
Canoe EIT Income Fund UnitsEIT.UN-T5,018848,089-99
BMO Covered Call Cdn Banks ETF UnitsZWB-T1,400146,307-99
BMO Nasdaq 100 Eqty Hedged To CAD Indx ETF UnZQQ-T63460,412-98
Student Transport. Inc. 6.25% 6/30/19 DebSTB.DB.C-T4,000350,700-98
Wildcat Silver Corp. JWS-T1,00082,100-98
Pwrshr S&P500Lw Vltlty(CAD Hdg)Idx ETF UnULV-T29420,500-98
Tucows Inc.TC-T20013,000-98
Energy Fuels Inc. JEFR-T1,00056,462-98
Power Fin. Corp. 4.20% Series 'T' 1St PrPWF.PR.T-T30016,700-98
Urthecast Corp. JUR-T10,000522,000-98
South American Silver Corp. JSAC-T2,00096,900-97
Bombardier Inc. Cl 'A' MvBBD.A-T1,38666,986-97
BMO Aggregate Bond Indx ETF UnitsZAG-T1,90091,724-97

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