Article: Overstock and Patrick Byrne Continue Naked Short Selling Jihad

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Overstock and Patrick Byrne Continue Naked Short Selling Jihad

Thomas J. Catino, 08 November 2008

Overstock.com (Nasdaq: OSTK) President, Dr. Patrick Byrne, has continued to up the ante in his vocal public battle against a coordinated campaign of short sellers who have allegedly targeted his company’s shares. After appearing over the summer on a CNBC Street Signs segment with anchor Ron Insana, Byrne continued to emphasize that “what’s at stake here is innovation and entrepreneurship in America.” With strong words, Byrne said that his “company has been attacked and I’m not going to take this lying down.” Continue reading “Article: Overstock and Patrick Byrne Continue Naked Short Selling Jihad”