Research Tools

These are the resources I use to research stocks and crypto.  I have premium accounts on most of these.  There are some I use the free version on.


Crypto Hardware Wallet

Most Secure Way to Store Your Crypto

Ledger is the most secure way to protect your crypto from theft. Don’t leave your crypto at an exchange. Transfer your crypto to your Ledger hardware wallet so that it doesn’t get stolen.

  • Works with your phone and laptop
  • Bluetooth connectivity to your phone (no OTG cable needed)
  • Just remember your PIN instead of your full public and private keys
  • You PIN can be up to 8 digits long for added security


The Best Free Stock Screener

Free. No account required. Advanced features are available for a small monthly fee.

Powerful stock screener with charts, technical patterns, and more.

  • Free Stock Screener
  • Hundreds of screening options
  • Sort by High Short Interest
  • Screen for Technical Patterns
  • View Technical Analysis
  • View Sector Information
  • Screen Stocks, Futures, FOREX, Crypto, and More
  • Ad Supported
  • Advanced features require a small monthly fee (portfolio tracking, real time quotes, correlation tracking, statistical screening, backtesting, and advanced technical charting)


Up to Date Short Interest Data, Trading Signals, Stock Screener, and More

Monthly or annual fee. Free trial available.

Ortex has the most up to date data on Short Interest. They also have trading signals to help you make trading decisions.

  • Short Interest – Including Utilization, Days to Cover, SI as a Percent of Free Float, and Graphs to see the data over time
  • Trading Signals
  • Stock Screener
  • Insider Transactions
  • Analyst Ratings (summary only)
  • Earnings Dates
  • And much, much more


Institutional Ownership Details, Short Interest Details, Stock Screeners

Free account to view some information. Quarterly or Annual fee to view all information. has the information that Ortex and TipRanks leave out, such as detailed institutional ownership, full information on what institutions are buying and selling, and detailed short interest information, including borrow fees, and the number of shares left available to borrow.

  • Detailed Institutional Ownership
  • Institutional Buys and Sells
  • Insider Transactions
  • Short Interest – Including Short Shares Available, Short Borrow Fee, Short Volume, Fails-To-Deliver, Put / Call Ratios, and more
  • SEC Filings
  • Charts
  • Financials
  • Stock Screeners

Lucid Tracking

ARK Invest’s Individual Stock Holdings, Purchases, and Sales

Free account to view some ETFs. Small monthly fee to view all ETFs.

Lucid Tracking shows you ARK Invest’s buys and sell, their holdings, and breaks it down to show additional information such as first time stock purchases, and stocks that were completely dropped.

  • Daily Buys for each fund
  • Daily Sells for each fund
  • Aggregate buys / sells across all funds
  • Stocks Added and Dropped from funds
  • Stock Changes in Weight of ETF Portfolio
  • Charts of buys and sells over time for each stock
  • And much, much more


Stock Analysis and Analyst Price Targets

Free account to view consolidated data. Small monthly fee to view detailed data and reports.

Tip Ranks is like a one-stop shop for stock analysis. They have a ton of consolidated and detailed information including Analyst Rankings, Retail Sentiment, Blogger Sentiment, Insider Buying / Selling, Hedge Fund Purchases / Sales, Earnings, Dividends, and More.

  • Stock Analysis
  • Risk Analysis
  • Analyst Reports and Price Targets
  • Insider Activity
  • Blogger Sentiment and Reports
  • Retail Sentiment and Portfolios
  • Hedge Fund Positions
  • Charts
  • Earnings – Historical and Upcoming
  • Dividends – Historical and Upcoming

High Short Interest

High Short Interest Stocks

Free. No account required.

A simple list of stocks, sorted by short interest from highest to lowest.

  • List of Short Squeeze Potential Stocks

SPAC Insider

SPAC News, New SPAC Information

Free to view some information. Large monthly fee required for full information.

New SPACs, SPAC Rumors, SPAC Research, SPAC Calendar, IPO Information

  • New SPACs
  • SPAC Rumors
  • SPAC Research
  • SPAC Calendar
  • IPO Information