Some of you may have heard about the Valeant Pharma (VRX) news story awhile back. The company was doing some suspicious things and Citron called them out on it. Their report opened up the doors for further investigations. Citron Research does analysis from frauds to simple shorts on overvaluation. There is a short bias tilt. Anyway, be it something fraudulent or just a simple possible short people give Citron attention. That in itself has debatably triggered bear raids on lower volume names. Even larger volume large-cap stocks can see bearish action.
Their newest article is on Monster Beverage (MNST). No big smoking gun here. Just simple overvaluation. The stock looks a little expensive. The entire case is
in this article here on Monster Beverage (MNST).