Someone please answer quickly

Discussion in 'Trading' started by michael21, Sep 22, 2011.

  1. I just tried to short a stock and they didn't let me because they claim once a stock is down 10% you can't short it....anyone ever hear of this???
  2. the1


    I believe that's a new rule following the flash crash.
  3. Thats so odd...I wonder why i didn;t hear of it....does it apply to all stocks?
  4. JTG


    Buy PUTS
  5. Why's that?
  6. I tried to short a stock the other day and it said there were none available to borrow. Short interest was only 3.5%. What was that about?
  7. the1


    Or inverse ETFs.