Short Selling Quiz

Do you have what it takes to short sell stocks?

Test yourself to see what you know.

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Question #1: What is short selling?

Question #2: As a short seller you run the risk of?

Question #3: In 1929 who made a fortune shorting the stock market?

Question #4: Which SEC rule triggers if a stock drops more than 10% in a day?

Question #5: An alternative to shorting a stock is?

Question #6: What is a short squeeze?

Question #7: Which day is a short squeeze more likely to occur?

Question #8: Which statement is true?

Question #9: In order to close out your short position what must you do?

Question #10: Which one of these traders is not known for short selling?





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