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NYSE Group Inc. Issues Short Interest Report

New York, May 24, 2012 --The NYSE Group, Inc. today reported short interest as of the close of business on the settlement date of May 15, 2012.

Based on information received from members and member organizations, short interest increased to 13,480,090,128 shares from 13,095,788,568 shares (revised) on April 30, 2012. This was an increase of 384,301,560 shares.

The short interest on May 15 was equal to 3.53 percent of the total shares outstanding.

The short interest in warrants as of May 15 amounted to 34,944,062 warrants, compared to 28,992,016 warrants the previous period.

As of the settlement date, there were 4,584 stocks and 49 warrants available for trading. Of these, 3,804 issues had either a short position of at least 5,000 shares or a change of 2,000 shares since the last monthly report.

A short sale is any sale of a security that the seller does not own or any sale that is completed by the delivery of a borrowed security.

Today's short interest report and the preceding 23 are shown below:

  May 15, 2012   13,480,090,128
  April 30, 2012    13,095,788,568

  April 13, 2012 

  12,941,173,563 

  March 30, 2012 

  12,616,716,324

  March 15, 2012 

  12,616,716,324

  February 29, 2012 

  12,576,361,344

  February 15, 2012 

  12,565,610,623 

  January 31, 2012 

  12,521,381,935 

  January 13, 2012 

  12,534,302,697 

  December 30, 2011 

  13,317,367,775

  December 15, 2011 

  13,436,820,381

  November 30, 2011 

  14,271,199,964 

  November 15, 2011 

  14,052,043,433

  October 31, 2011 

  14,118,792,215

  October 14, 2011 

  14,679,009,526 

  September 30, 2011 

  16,087,936,195 

  September 15, 2011 

  15,281,962,241 

  August 31, 2011 

  14,766,409,696 

  August 15, 2011 

  13,739,514,818 

  July 29, 2011 

  13,832,322,940 

  July 15, 2011 

  13,874,525,417 

  June 30, 2011 

  13,935,272,637 

  June 15, 2011 

  13,597,726,563 

  May 31, 2011 

  13,379,973,385 




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