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Mid-cap Healthcare Stocks The Smart Money Is Crazy About

With the latest round of 13F filings behind us, there were several moves and trends that caught our attention during the second quarter, based on the......(read more)
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Amici Capital’s Bold Bet On Seacor Holdings, Inc. (CKH) Amid Energy Sector’s Doldrums

According to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Paul Orlin‘s Amici Capital has raised its stake in Seacor Holdings, Inc......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Love These Energy Dividend Stocks

Rising interest rates are generally accompanied by strong economic growth, but a potential increase in interest rates could eventually affect the slow......(read more)
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The Smart Money’s Favorite Mid-Cap Dividend Stocks

Fixed income from an investment is something many retail investors look forward to, especially those who are unwilling to bet large sums of money on risky......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Are Selling Out Of These Transportation Stocks

Hedge funds have filed their 13Fs for the reporting period of June 30, and Insider Monkey is sharing valuable information relating to the latest hedge......(read more)
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What Hedge Funds Think about Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (QIHU) Ahead of Its Buyout?

A group of investors that made an unsolicited and non-binding offer back in June to take Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (NYSE:QIHU) private at $77 per......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is For The Long-Term Investor

The year 2015 has been a rough one for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) investors. Year to date the company’s stock price has fallen by nearly 30%.......(read more)
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Big Gains For The S&P 500′s Gaming And Airline Additions

Entertainment giant Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) and airline holding company United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) are the latest companies......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Bullish on Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) as It Tops Results Expectations

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG)’s stock surged by nearly 15% as the company posted better-than-expected results for the second quarter of fiscal......(read more)
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Paul Singer Loads Up On More Shares Of Citrix Systems Inc (CTXS) Amid Weakness

Having initiated a position in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) at the beginning of June, Paul Singer has continued his buying spree into August,......(read more)
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Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) is Carl Icahn’s Latest Target as It Embarks on Reducing Costs

According to a recent 13D filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Carl Icahn’s Icahn Capital has initiated a large activist stake in......(read more)
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Should You Take A Leap Of Faith With Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)?

Hedge fund Masters Capital has taken a leap of faith with Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) with an extremely bullish stance on the company as indicated......(read more)
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Billionaire D.E Shaw Is Bullish On These Oil Refiners

After witnessing a huge fall from over $100 in July of last year to the low-$40 range in the early part of 2015, crude prices saw a brief rally and stabilized......(read more)
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The Smart Money’s Favorite Large-cap Public Utilities Stocks

The smart money has submitted their 13F filings for the reporting period of June 30, and we at Insider Monkey have collected and processed the reams......(read more)
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Jason Karp Doubles His Stake In SunOpta Inc (USA) (STKL); Stockbridge Partners Ups Interest In Advanced Drainage Systems Inc (WMS)

Jason Karp is bullish on SunOpta, Inc. (USA) (NASDAQ:STKL) having more than doubled his investment in the company, as reported in a recent filing with......(read more)
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5 Ultra-High Dividend Stocks Hedge Funds Are Betting On

With the rate hike from the Fed still far from a reality, there aren’t a lot of satisfactory fixed-income opportunities for retail investors out......(read more)
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Major Insider Activity Spotted At Inovalon Holdings Inc. (INOV), Impax Laboratories Inc. (IPXL), and Integrated Silicon Solution Inc. (ISSI)

Generally, insider buying is believed to suggest management’s confidence in the company and its future outlook, whereas insider selling is usually seen......(read more)
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Ackman Still Confident Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Will Fall; Discusses Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX)

Renowned activist investor Bill Ackman of Pershing Square was having another one of his wonderful years, clocking in a gross return of 13.0% on a year......(read more)
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Splunk Inc (SPLK) Making Big Gains After Reporting Strong Quarterly Results

Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK) announced its second quarter fiscal 2016 financial results yesterday, which surpassed Wall Street’s expectations. The data......(read more)
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Billionaire Daniel Och Boosts Stake In China’s SouFun Holdings Ltd. (SFUN)

Daniel S. Och’s OZ Capital Management recently submitted a 13G filing revealing that the fund increased its holding in SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN......(read more)
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Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA) Beats Expectations for Second Quarter

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) announced its second quarter fiscal 2015 financial results after the bell on Thursday. The beauty......(read more)
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Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) Misses Earnings Estimates, Shares Tumble

Medical supplies conglomerate Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) released its earnings results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2016 today,......(read more)
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Goldcorp Inc. (USA) (GG) And Teck Resources Ltd (USA) (TCK) Rising After Announcing Joint Venture In Chile

The shares of Goldcorp Inc. (USA) (NYSE:GG) and Teck Resources Ltd (USA) (NYSE:TCK) are trading higher after a joint venture between the two was announced......(read more)
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Billionaire Lei Zhang’s Favorite North American Companies

Billionaire Lei Zhang‘s Hillhouse Capital Management recently filed its 13F for the reporting period of June 30. Hillhouse Capital Management was......(read more)
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NQ Mobile Inc (ADR) (NQ) Jumps 40% After Announcement Of Business Shift

The stock price of the $343.04 million provider of mobile internet services in China, NQ Mobile Inc (ADR)(NYSE:NQ), has risen by more than 36% today......(read more)
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McDermott International (MDR) Shares Spike After Landing Long-Term Contract With Saudi Aramco

The shares of McDermott International (NYSE:MDR) have rallied by 30.35% in today’s trading session after the receipt of a large lump sum contract from......(read more)
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Did Hedge Funds Sell Out Of Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Too Soon? Shares Jump On Regulatory Approval of Cobimetinib

The shares of Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) have jumped by 3.01% in today’s trading session, as the company announced the first regulatory approval......(read more)
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Sandell Asset Management Scolds “Irresponsible” Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (ETH) In Latest Letter

Sandell Asset Management, founded and managed by Thomas Sandell, sent a letter yesterday to the Board of Directors of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (NYSE......(read more)
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All That Glitters Isn’t…Tiffany & Co. (TIF) Slumps On Weaker-Than-Expected Earnings

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF), the American jeweler and specialty retailer, posted its financial results for the second quarter earlier this morning. The......(read more)
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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) Takes A Hammering After Outlook Revision

Despite beating the top and bottom line estimates in its financial results for the second quarter, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM)‘s stock has......(read more)
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Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) Beats Estimates in Second Quarter Results

Signet Jewelers Ltd. (NYSE:SIG), the world’s largest specialty jeweler, has just released its fiscal second quarter 2016 results for the period ended......(read more)
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Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Shares Rally As Copper Producer Announces Correctional Measures

The shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) are trading 22.64% higher, as the company announced some correctional measures to help it weather the current......(read more)
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St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ) Shares Rally Following Mistaken Report Of Acquisition Bid From Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

A report from Financial Times mentioning a potential acquisition bid for St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ) helped rocket the shares of the company up......(read more)
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Billionaire Jacob Rothschild’s Major New Moves: Walt Disney Co (DIS), Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Jacob Rothschild comes from the Rothschild banking family and has an estimated net worth of $5 billion. Mr. Rothschild made the majority of his fortune......(read more)
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Insiders Buying Shares Of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (KW), Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (ENH), Selling Fabrinet (FN)

Generally, corporate insiders have all the knowledge about their investments that could turn an average investor into a “successful” one. It’s commonly......(read more)
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Noteworthy Insider Activity Uncovered At TerraForm Global Inc. (GLBL), SunEdison Inc. (SUNE), And Align Technology Inc. (ALGN)

Like it or not, corporate executives and directors are generally the ones who have more knowledge about their companies’ prospects than anyone else.......(read more)
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Bullish Hedge Funds Enjoying Express, Inc. (EXPR)’s Continued 2015 Rebound

The shares of fashion retailer Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) are trading 17.40% higher in trading today after strong second quarter financial results were......(read more)
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Billionaire Kerr Neilson Trims Exposure To China

Having lost more than 40% in a matter of a few weeks, it would be an understatement to say that the Chinese equity market has undergone a correction.......(read more)
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The 10 Most Recession-Proof Dividend Aristocrats

Investors are panicking. The stock market is in free-fall. Now is a good time to insulate your portfolio against the worst effects of recessions. Unfortunately......(read more)
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Billionaire David Harding’s Top Stock Picks

Winton Capital Management was founded as Winton Capital in 1997 by billionaire David Harding. The fund’s investment strategy is similar to that......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is the Ideal Stock for the Next Recession

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is the largest discount retailer in the world. The company has generated $485.6 billion in sales over the last 12 months......(read more)
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Redmile Group Fortifies Position In Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY); Broadwood Capital Boosts Stake In STAAR Surgical Company (STAA)

Jeremy Green, the manager of Redmile Group, is still bullish on Array Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:ARRY) having further increased his holding of the stock......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Profit As Monsanto Company (MON) Abandons $46.5 Billion Hostile Bid For Syngenta AG (SYT)

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) announced its decision to abandon a $46.5 billion hostile bid for Swiss competitor Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) this morning. The......(read more)
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Dan Loeb And Keith Meister Both Betting Heavily On These Stocks

Dan Loeb, the founder of Third Point, is a pioneer activist investor, whose flagship fund performed impressively in 2010, returning 41.7%. Keith Meister......(read more)
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Were Bearish Hedge Funds Wrong About Apparel Maker Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF)?

The once-dominant teen apparel maker Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) just released its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, ......(read more)
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Larry Robbins Continues To Believe In Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)’s Future

A freshly-filed Form 4 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission disclosed that Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital acquired 500,000 shares of Tenet......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Score Big On Cameron International Corporation (CAM), Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) Merger

The shares of Cameron International Corporation (NYSE:CAM) are trading 44.01% higher in morning trading after the company agreed to be acquired by Schlumberger......(read more)
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Jim Chanos’ Latest Short Is This Solar Stock

Jim Chanos is one of the most popular short sellers in the investment industry. He established Kynikos in 1985, with short selling as the guiding principle......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Glad They Pulled Out Of DSW Inc. (DSW)

The shares of DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW) fell by more than 11% yesterday after the company missed the market’s sales estimates for the second quarter.......(read more)
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Did Hedge Funds Predict Pepco Holdings, Inc. (POM)’s Merger With Exelon Corporation (EXC) Falling Through?

The shares of Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POM) plummeted by over 16% yesterday after regulatory bodies denied its merger with Exelon Corporation (NYSE......(read more)
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