Article: Part 4 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation: Who are the Key Players?

Article: Part 4 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation: Who are the Key Players? Larry Smith Smith On Stocks, 17 April 2019 I worked on Wall Street as an analyst for nearly 40 years and was involved in the stock market on a day to day basis. Throughout this time, I …

Article: Part 3 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation – Prime Brokers and the DTCC Have a Troubling Monopoly on Clearing and Settling Stock Trades

Part 3 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation – Prime Brokers and the DTCC Have a Troubling Monopoly on Clearing and Settling Stock Trades Larry Smith Smith On Stocks, 11 April 2019 I am not going to attempt to show in any detail how the clearing, settlement and depositing of securities …

Article: Part 2 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation- Conventional Wisdom on How Short Sales are Executed

Part 2 in Series on Illegal Naked Shorting’s Role in Stock Manipulation- Conventional Wisdom on How Short Sales are Executed Larry Smith Smith On Stocks, 4 April 2019 The current conventional wisdom on how a short sale is transacted is that a short seller borrows stock from a specific investor who is long the stock, …

Article: Part 1 in a Series of Reports on Blatant, Widespread Stock Manipulation that is Enabled by Illegal, Naked Shorting

Part 1 in a Series of Reports on Blatant, Widespread Stock Manipulation that is Enabled by Illegal, Naked Shorting Larry Smith Smith On Stocks,  27 March 2019 I am convinced that price manipulation by Wall Street bad actors is endemic in the capital markets and swindles legitimate investors out of billions of dollars each year. …

Article: Illegal Naked Short Selling Appears to Lie at the Heart of an Extensive Stock Manipulation Scheme

Illegal Naked Short Selling Appears to Lie at the Heart of an Extensive Stock Manipulation Scheme Larry Smith SmithOnStocks, 16 June 2015 Only a motivated enforcement agency with subpoena power and an accompanying powerful enforcement infrastructure can prove that naked shorting is at the heart of an extensive stock manipulation scheme. However, I believe that …