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Hedge Fund Andor Capital Beats Mr. Market By Betting on Apple Inc, Twitter Inc., and Facebook

Apple, is AAPL a good stock to buy, Timothy Donald Cook, Tim Cook, charity, donation,
Daniel Benton, a former employee of Art Samberg’s Pequot Capital Management, founded Andor Capital Management in 2001 together with his colleague......(read more)

Dorset Management Made a Bundle By Betting on Biotech and Energy; More Profits to Come?

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David M. Knott’s Dorset Management seems to have had an excellent start of the year. Knott’s 55 picks from the 13F portfolio with a market capitalization......(read more)

Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT): TLPS Story Not Over Yet; Long Investors Are Winning

Globalstar
Throughout the last six months Globalstar, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSAT) has been in the middle of a debate between long investors and short-sellers regarding the......(read more)

MDC Partners Inc (MDCA), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Leon Lowenstein’s Top Picks Post Double-Digit Growth in January-March Period

MDC Partners Inc. (USA) (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Leon Lowenstein’s Lionstone Capital Management is a medium-sized hedge fund with over $400 million in regulatory assets under management. The fund’......(read more)

Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU), Google Inc (GOOG): Robert Karr’s Bet on Tech Pays Off Well During Q1

Google, is GOOGL a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:GOOGL, photos, Google+, Google Drive, Bridget Carey, Photos, Streams, Bradley Horowitz
Joho Capital, founded by Robert Karr in 1996, is a hedge fund that has generated returns of around 20% per year since its inception. In 2013, the fund......(read more)

Yahoo! Inc, Springleaf Holdings Inc and More: Tricadia Capital’s Picks Outclassed Dumb Index Funds

Yahoo, is YHOO a good stock to buy, email password, on-demand passwords,
Tricadia Capital is a $4 billion multi-strategy fund that was founded in 2003 by Michael Barnes and Arif Inayatullah. The firm gained notoriety a year......(read more)

Tiger Ratan Trumps Hedge Fund Industry in Q1; See How Nehal Chopra’s Stock Picks Performed

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As the global hedge fund industry has swelled to almost $3.0 trillion in assets under management, it has become harder for fund managers to generate alpha......(read more)

Vipshop Holdings Ltd (VIPS), Domtar Corp (USA) (UFS): See How John Burbank’s Picks Outperformed the Market in Q1

John Burbank PASSPORT CAPITAL
John Burbank, the Chief Investment Officer of Passport Capital, has great stock picking skills as can be seen from the returns of his Passport Global......(read more)

Joel Greenblatt’s Magic Formula Worked During Q1 But Top Picks Undeperformed Mr. Market

GOTHAM ASSET MANAGEMENT
As the first quarter of 2015 has finished we are able to provide you with relevant analysis reflecting the institutional investors’ equity portfolios......(read more)

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB): What Stocks Julian Robertson Likes and His Take on Market Bubbles

TIGER MANAGEMENT
Billionaire Julian Robertson is a hedge fund legend and his opinion is highly valued on the Street, which is one of the reasons why we follow Tiger Management......(read more)

DryShips Inc. (DRYS) Sees BlueMountain Cut Its Stake; How the Investor’s Top Picks Performed in Q1

Andrew Feldstein and Stephen Siderow
Problems in Greece are also affecting Greek companies that are listed on foreign stock markets. The GREK ETF, which reflects the equity market performance......(read more)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B): Bill & Melinda Gates’ Trust Sells Some Shares As Its Equity Portfolio Underperforms Mr. Market

Microsoft, is MSFT a good stock to buy, Bill Gates, Janicki OmniProcessor, human waste, drinking water
As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust has started to successfully implement......(read more)

Actavis plc (ACT), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) & More: Top Healthcare Picks Among Hedge Funds Crushed Mr. Market

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The first quarter of 2015 is over and before hedge funds start releasing their Form 13F filings over the next 45 days, we will take a look at the performance......(read more)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Citigroup Inc (C), Google Inc (GOOGL): Hedge Funds’ Top Picks Killed The Market in Q1

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN), Barnes & Noble Inc. (BKS)
At Insider Monkey we track more than 700 hedge funds, analyze their returns and closely follow the stocks they invest in. If you’re reading our......(read more)

Hedge Funds Made A Bundle By Betting On Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Apple, and Pfizer Inc

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)
As we are entering into the second quarter of 2015, it’s time to take a brief look back and see how the market performed during the first three......(read more)

What Hedge Funds Think About the Five Highest Total Cash Returns Stocks

Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT
The father of value investing, Benjamin Graham, in his famous book “The Intelligent Investor” recommended holding a 25/75 portfolio split......(read more)

W.R. Grace & Co. (GRA), Actavis plc (ACT): Richard Chilton’s Five Largest Holdings From His Latest 13F

CHILTON INVESTMENT COMPANY
Richard Chilton‘s Chilton Investment Company, LLC is a hedge fund founded in 1992 by former Alliance Capital, Merrill Lynch, and Allen & Company......(read more)

Esperion Therapeutics Inc (ESPR), Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (ICPT): Visium and OrbiMed’s Recent Activity in Biotech

Jacob Gottlieb - Visium Asset Management
Stocks in the biotechnology industry have been very active as of late, with companies’ shares registering significant gains. The industry jumped......(read more)

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI), CONN’S, Inc. (CONN) Among Christian Leone’s Top Small-Cap Picks

Christian Leone
At Insider Monkey, we closely follow the activity of over 700 large and small hedge funds. Even though the largest part of our work comes around the time......(read more)

Scientific Games Corp (SGMS): Park West’s Stake Surges; See Fund’s Other Top Picks

Scientific Games Corp
As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, Peter S. Park‘s Park West Asset Management has boosted its stake in Scientific......(read more)

Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp (FDML): Billionaire Carl Icahn Buys More Shares and Other Consumer Discretionary Picks

Carl Icahn
Billionaire Carl Icahn of Icahn Capital has recently increased his stake in Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:FDML) by acquiring around 17.48 million......(read more)

Sothebys (BID), Enphase Energy Inc (ENPH): Why You Should Follow Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Small Cap Picks

Third Point
The possibility for a company to go public through an IPO is probably one of the best things that capitalism could’ve come up with. However, a small......(read more)

Era Group Inc (ERA), BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN), & Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Among Stocks Amici Capital Is Bullish on

Era Group
Paul Orlin‘s Amici Capital has increased its exposure to Era Group Inc (NYSE:ERA), as a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)

Bitauto Hldg Ltd (ADR) (BITA), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc (AUPH): Tiger Global and RA Capital Disclose Their Latest Moves

Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management
In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Billionaire Chase Coleman‘s Tiger Global disclosed slightly reducing its exposure......(read more)

With New Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Stake, Bill Ackman Maintains Large Exposure to Healthcare Sector

Bill Ackman, Pershing Square, BMW AG, the City, Canary Wharf, London, China, subsidy, Jonathan Ferro,
In a new filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, activist investor Bill Ackman‘s Pershing Square disclosed a significant long position......(read more)
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