A Short Guide to Short Selling

Scott Fearon is the author of Dead Companies Walking: How A Hedge Fund Manager Finds Opportunity In Unexpected Places.

Read his blog post with short selling lessons: A Guide to Short Selling

Short stocks that are in decline, not when they are making new highs:

Don't short rapidly growing companies and beware of shorting because of valuation:

Watch out for leveraged companies with bonds trading at distressed prices: