We at Insider Monkey have gone over 700 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the government. The 13F filings show the funds’ and investors’ portfolio positions as of September 30. In this article we look at what those investors think of Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU).
Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU) was in 10 hedge funds’ portfolios at the end of September. ATTU shareholders have witnessed an increase in the hedge fund interest of late. There were 8 hedge funds in our database with ATTU positions at the end of the previous quarter. The level and the change in hedge fund popularity aren’t the only variables you need to analyze to decipher hedge funds’ perspectives. A stock may witness a boost in popularity, but it may still be less popular than similarly priced stocks. That’s why at the end of this article we will examine companies such as Atlas Financial Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:AFH), Miller Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MLR), and Quotient Ltd (NASDAQ:QTNT) to gather more data points.
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Now, we’re going to analyze the fresh action regarding Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU).
What does the smart money think about Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU)?
At the end of the third quarter, a total of 10 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were long this stock, a change of 25% from one quarter earlier. With the smart money’s sentiment swirling, there exists a few noteworthy hedge fund managers who were upping their stakes significantly (or already accumulated large positions).
Of the funds tracked by Insider Monkey, Diker Management, managed by Mark N. Diker, holds the most valuable position in Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU). Diker Management has a $13.8 million position in the stock, comprising 3% of its 13F portfolio. Sitting at the No. 2 spot is Josh Goldberg’s G2 Investment Partners Management, with a $7 million position; the fund has 2.6% of its 13F portfolio invested in the stock. Some other professional money managers with similar optimism include Phil Frohlich’s Prescott Group Capital Management, Richard Mashaal’s Rima Senvest Management and Jim Simons’ Renaissance Technologies.