This morning I found the QQQ not shortable…

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  I had the perfect short entry in the Q's this Friday morning on a day that I thought I'd be lucky to find a trade due to my small list.  The QQQ had gap down ending the 5 minute up trend, so I drilled down to the 1 minute chart to take the very first sell that triggered...  Here is the chart....

QQQ 06192015
QQQ 06192015

 After I hit the sell button nothing happened, that was odd, I looked over at the message center of my platform to read this...

 
Shortable 1
 

Really, are they telling me that the whole Nasdaq index is not shortable...  Really, I guess I'm done trading for the week...

 
 

 
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