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Most Shares Sold Short

Institution Position

1 U.S. Bancorp 7,072,510

2 Olympic Financial 3,515,367

3 Charter One Financial 2,560,581

4 Sovereign Bancorp 2,113,429

5 Rochester Community 2,098,326

6 Boatmen's Bancshares 1,960,131

7 Huntington Bancshares 1,823,123

8 First Commerce Corp. 1,735,388

9 Roosevelt Financial Group 1,684,423

10 Meridian Bancorp 1,555,488

Most Days to Cover*

Institution Days

1 Old National Bancorp 42.1

2 Sun Bancorp 39.3

3 FNB Corp. 33.3

4 Bank of Granite Corp. 27.9

5 Ameriana Bancorp 26.1

6 Piedmont BankGroup 25.8

7 Regional Acceptance 25.3

8 First Commerce Corp. 22.3

9 Great Southern Bancorp 21.7

10 Charter One Financial 21.3

Largest Unit Increases

Institution Unit Chg.

1 U.S. Bancorp 1,135,219

2 Huntington Bancshares 855,776

3 Rochester Community 486,032

4 Charter One Financial 402,421

5 Olympic Financial 210,685

6 Aames Financial Corp. 99,051

7 Fourth Financial Corp. 97,820

8 Leader Financial Corp. 97,510

9 Union Acceptance Corp. 95,133

10 Midlantic Corp. 86,072

Largest Unit Decreases

Institution Unit Chg.

1 Bank South Corp. 349,623

2 West One Bancorp 324,568

3 BayBanks Inc. 237,759

4 Fifth Third Bancorp 173,587

5 CNB Bancshares 160,561

6 Marshall & Ilsley Corp. 137,443

7 Trust Company of New Jersey 129,554

8 ADVANTA Corp. Class A 125,709

9 GreenPoint Financial Corp. 113,907

10 Washington Federal 98,920

Largest Percent Increases

Institution Pct. Chg.

1 CB Bancorp 34759.20%

2 U.S. Pawn Inc. 16548.40%

3 CSB Financial Corp. 3876.60%

4 Conservative Savings Corp. 3159.60%

5 Capitol Bancorp 2553.70%

6 Permanent Bancorp 1802.20%

7 Capital Associates Inc. 1460.60%

8 Security First Corp. 1416.70%

9 First Patriot Bankshares 1374.70%

10 Riverside National Bank 458.80%

Largest Percent Decreases**

Institution Pct. Chg.

1 United National Bancorp 98.7%

2 First Liberty Financial Corp. 93.1%

3 Sunrise Resources Inc. 92.8%

4 Sho-Me Financial Corp. 92.3%

5 ISB Financial Corp. 91.8%

6 Citizens Bancorp 91.4%

7 Mountain Parks Financial Corp. 91.3%

8 Premier Bancorp 86.6%

9 UST Corp. 85.7%

10 Mississippi Valley Bancshares 83.9% ===

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