How Many Facebook Inc (FB) Investors Are Short?

Company Name # of Hedge Funds # of Insiders Buying # of Insiders Selling
Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) 19 0 0
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) 159 0 8
LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) 45 0 13
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) 66 0 3
Baidu.com, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU) 34 0 0

This duo of metrics–short sale information and insider sentiment–is something all investors should pay attention to. Though it is hard to discover a practical strategy from short interest data, hedgie and insider sentiment give plenty of market beating opportunities if you know where to look.