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As a registered shareholder of EUPA, shareholders can help cause brokerages to demand delivery of shares purchased to prevent and ensure that naked shorting does not continue to dilute real EUPA shareholdings and the value of their investments via manipulation.
Following its IPO, Palm was ripe for shorting, but would-be short-sellers were thwarted by a sluggish securities-lending market.
The mispricing persisted because of the sluggish functioning of the shorting market," the researchers wrote.