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Netflix, Apple & Facebook Drop but Hedge Funds Like Them

It seems that the long-awaited correction is finally here and the stock markets all around the world have plummeted since their first hours of trading......(read more)
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salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) Sees Solid Support from Hedge Funds as It Posts Strong Results and Outlook

In a declining market, where the Dow and S&P 500 have been trading in red for the last several days, one of the stocks that can be considered a winner......(read more)
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Intuit Inc. (NTU)’s Drop Supports Underweight Sentiment from Hedge Funds

Amid a massive sell-off for the fourth consecutive day, one of the stocks that lost more ground is Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU), which slumped by 11% on......(read more)
TRIAN PARTNERS

Nelson Peltz Takes Next Step Regarding SYSCO Corporation (SYY) and Gets Two Board Seats

Less than a week after disclosing a stake, Nelson Peltz‘s Trian Partners issued an amended 13D regarding SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), in which......(read more)
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Andor Capital Management Boosts Stakes in Avago Technologies Ltd (AVGO) & Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Daniel Benton’s Andor Capital Management has recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the second quarter. Andor is a tech-focused fund and the sector......(read more)
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Carl Icahn Discloses Stake in Rentech Nitrogen Partners LP (RNF) Under Merger with CVR Partners LP (UAN)

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn has disclosed a 59.7% stake in Rentech Nitrogen Partners LP (NYSE:RNF), which contains 23.25 million common......(read more)
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Tybourne Capital Management Boosts Stake in Boston Beer Co Inc (SAM)

Eashwar Krishnan‘s Tybourne Capital Management is bullish on Boston Beer Co Inc (NYSE:SAM) and has raised its stake in the company to some 583,......(read more)
Donald Yacktman

Yacktman Asset Management Keeps Betting on Consumer Stocks

Donald Yacktman’s Yacktman Asset Management has filed the latest 13F with the SEC for the end of the second quarter, in which it disclosed an equity......(read more)
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Allergan & Apple Remain Most Popular Picks Among Hedge Funds, But Facebook Gains Ground

At Insider Monkey we consider hedge fund sentiment regarding a stock to be very important, because piggybacking on hedge funds’ best ideas is probably......(read more)
Thomas Sandell

Activist Tom Sandell Sends Letter to Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (ETH) and Urges for Recapitalization or Sale of Company

Tom Sandell‘s Sandell Asset Management‘s has sent a letter to the Chairman and CEO of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (NYSE:ETH), Farooq Kathwari......(read more)
TRIAN PARTNERS

What Nelson Peltz’s Involvement Signals for SYSCO Corporation (SYY)?

Notorious activist investor Nelson Peltz‘s Trian Partners has initiated a 7% stake in the food distributor SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), as revealed......(read more)
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Today’s Drop of El Pollo LoCo Holdings Inc (LOCO) Shows Hedge Funds’ Are Right to Be Bearish

El Pollo LoCo Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LOCO)‘s stock is witnessing a massive sell-off as it slumped by 19% on a high volume in the first hours of trading......(read more)
Will Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) CEO make Ford Motor Company (F) CEO Jealous with this Payout?

Will Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)’s Stock Offering and Expansion Plans Change Hedge Funds’ Mind?

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)‘s stock edged up in pre-market and opened the Thursday trading session at around 2.50% in green amid news that the......(read more)
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Has Sunedison Inc (SUNE) Reached Bottom as It Gains 5% on Loan Facility News

Sunedison Inc (NYSE:SUNE)‘s stock is trading 5% in green on Wednesday after the company said that managed to syndicate a 7 year term loan facility......(read more)
Christian Leone

Pennant and Luxor Boost Stakes in Manitowoc Company; Does Market Undervalue the Company?

As Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE:MTW) posted its financial results for the second quarter, it attracted the attention of two investors, who boosted their......(read more)
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Symetra Financial Corporation (SYA) Gains Ground on Merger News; Hedge Funds Did Not Anticipate

One of the market movers on Tuesday is Symetra Financial Corporation (NYSE:SYA), whose stock jumped by over 7% on a volume of around 6.50 million shares......(read more)
Google Inc (GOOG)

Hedge Funds are Underweight Google Inc (GOOGL); Will Alphabet Change Their Sentiment?

Investors, as well as, the tech community was surprised yesterday after Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) announced its reorganization plans, under which it......(read more)
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Barrick Gold Corporation’s (ABX) Gains Ground on Financial Results and Debt Reduction but It’s Not Out of the Woods Yet

Barrick Gold Corporation’s (NYSE:ABX)’s stock is slowly regaining ground on the back of some positive news from the company. Based on the second......(read more)
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Precision Castparts Corp’s Deal with Berkshire Hathaway Took Markets by Surprise but Hedge Funds Anticipated It

The stock of the $27 billion of the aircraft component maker Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) jumped by 20% in pre-market trading on Monday after......(read more)
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Sunedison Inc (SUNE) Is Misunderstood by Mr. Market; Are Hedge Funds Right to Be Bullish?

Sunedison Inc (NYSE:SUNE)‘s stock lost around 13% on Friday, on the highest trading volume on the market of roughly 88.87 million shares, which......(read more)
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Andy Hall’s Astenbeck Loses 16% in July as Oil Prices Continue to Slide

Notorious oil trader Andy Hall is facing a rough time with oil prices slump. According to various reports, citing Astenbeck Capital Management‘s......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Dan Loeb’s Third Point Amends Stake in Baxter International Inc (BAX) to 9.6%

A couple of days after disclosing a new position in Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX), Dan Loeb‘s Third Point issued an amended filing, in which......(read more)
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Ackman Takes 7.5% Stake in Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ) but Market Has a Reserved Reaction

Bill Ackman has found a new activist target in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ), in which his fund, Pershing Square, has just disclosed a 7.5......(read more)
Dan Loeb THIRD POINT

Dan Loeb Goes Activist on Baxter International Inc (BAX) and Asks for Two Seats on the Board

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Dan Loeb‘s Third Point disclosed a large activist stake in Baxter International Inc......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

What’s Next for Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (RR) after ValueAct Raises Stake to 5%?

Last week ended with some pretty interesting news from the UK, where activist investor ValueAct Capital disclosed a 5.44% stake in engine maker Rolls......(read more)
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TrueCar Inc (TRUE) Continues Its Slide on Monday with a 14% Drop

One of the stocks that lost ground on Monday is TrueCar Inc (NASDAQ: TRUE), which currently trades 14% in the red. Today’s decline follows a 40......(read more)
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MediciNova, Inc. (MNOV)’s Stock Jumps on FDA Approval of Second Protocol

On Monday, MediciNova, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNOV)‘s stock ranked among the top gained, jumping by 22% morning trading and then retracting to 15%, after......(read more)
Ken Griffin

Billionaire Ken Griffin’s Citadel Trims Stake in Seritage Growth Properties (SRG) But Its Ownership Increases

In its latest filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Ken Griffin‘s Citadel Investment Group disclosed reducing its stake in Seritage......(read more)
Carlo Cannell

Activist Cannell Capital Issues Presentation on Envivio Inc (ENVI) and Urges Shareholders To Vote “No”

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, activist J. Carlo Cannell‘s Cannell Capital reiterated its position in Envivio Inc (......(read more)
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Insider Monkey is Bearish on Apple Inc. (AAPL) And Explained Why On CNBC

As Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) reported its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015, the market was clearly disappointed as observed by......(read more)
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Stonepine Capital Management Reveals 5.5% Stake in Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VNDA)

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Stonepine Capital Management disclosed a passive stake in Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ......(read more)
Steve Cohen SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Olin Corporation (OLN), Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NSM): Highlights from Steve Cohen’s Latest Buying Spree

Steve Cohen‘s Point72 Asset Management has disclosed several filings for the end of June, in which it has reported changes to holdings from its......(read more)
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Tiger Global Further Increases Stake in Ehi Car Services Ltd (ADR) (EHIC) to 30%

As a newly amended filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, Chase Coleman‘s Tiger Global Management has further boosted its stake......(read more)
Samuel Isaly Orbimed Advisors

Samuel Isaly’s OrbiMed Advisors Discloses Large Stake in Glaukos Corp (GKOS) After Its IPO

Glaukos Corp (NYSE:GKOS) is an $870 million developer of products for the treatment of glaucoma, which conducted its IPO last week with 6.90 million shares......(read more)
BLUE RIDGE CAPITAL

Blue Ridge Is First Hedge Fund to Disclose Stake in Fitbit Inc (FIT)

As Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) went public over a week ago, it has already gained the attention of institutional investors. One of them, John Griffin‘......(read more)
AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV)

Is Engaged Capital’s Request For AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV) Board Declassification a Bullish Sign for Investors?

In a letter disclosed in a statement on Monday, Glenn W. Welling‘s Engaged Capital urged the declassification of AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV......(read more)
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Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) & Other Coal Stocks Gain Ground Amid Supreme Court Ruling; Do Hedge Funds Love Coal Stocks?

As Dow Jones and S&P 500 Indices plunged on Monday amid concerns over Greece, a group of companies has enjoyed strong gains. The Dow Jones Coal Index......(read more)
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Xactly Corp (XTLY), AppFolio Inc (APPF), AlarmCom Hldg Inc (ALRM) In the Spotlights As They Go Public

In Friday Intraday trading, the Dow and S&P 500 have inched up by some 0.5% and 0.2%, respectively, on the back of yesterday’s Supreme Court......(read more)
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Is Facebook Inc (FB) A Good Stock To Buy Right Now?

Is Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) a good stock to buy right now? We will take a look at recent hedge fund and insider trading activity to answer this question......(read more)
Greenlight Capital

Aecom (ACM), Life Time Fitness, Inc. (LTM): David Einhorn’s Small Cap Picks Historically Beat the Market

David Einhorn, one of the most popular hedge fund managers in the US, is the founder and president of Greenlight Capital, a fund with more than $11 billion......(read more)
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Citigroup Inc (C), American International Group Inc (AIG), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Rank as Billionaires Top Financial Picks

It’s no secret that rich investors like to invest in financial stocks. Most billionaires out of those that we track as part of our small-cap strategy......(read more)
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Sunedison Inc (SUNE), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC): Energy Stocks Billionaires Like

If you are a frequent visitor of our website, you probably already know that we track the activity of more than 730 different investors as part of our......(read more)
YORK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Billionaire James Dinan’s Diversified Portfolio Reveals Bullish Bets on Pepsi, American Airlines & Actavis

Billionaire James Dinan is one of the best-performing hedge fund managers for the last couple of years. His fund, York Capital Management, managed to......(read more)
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Sunedison Inc (SUNE), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA): Indus Capital Partners Focuses on Tech in Q2

Indus Capital Partners is a hedge fund founded by former employees of George Soros’ Soros Fund Management David Kowitz and Sheldon Kasowitz. It is focused......(read more)
Steve Cohen SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Bloomin’ Brands Inc (BLMN): Billionaire Steve Cohen Boosts Stake to 5.1%

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, billionaire Steve Cohen‘s Point72 Asset Management disclosed boosting its position......(read more)
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Lion Biotechnologies Inc (LBIO): Ayer Capital Management Halves Its Stake

Biotech stocks have been in the middle of everyone’s attention lately and many have gained impressive ground (often not justified by the company......(read more)
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Medtronic PLC (MDT), Actavis plc (ACT): Zweig-DiMenna Partners Top Picks from Healthcare Sector

Zweig-DiMenna Partners is a US-based hedge fund managed by Joseph A. DiMenna, who co-founded the fund with Martin Zweig back in 1984. Zweig-Dimenna......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Dethroned by Actavis plc (ACT) as Hedge Funds’ Top Stock Pick

The first three months of 2015 had a number of interesting developments, which in one way or another had an impact on the stock markets and investors&#......(read more)
Anthem (ANTM)

Seminole Capital’s Top Picks From Latest 13F Include Anthem, Delta Air Lines & Citigroup

Seminole Capital is a hedge fund focusing its investments in public equity markets. The fund headquartered in New York is managed by Michael Messner, ......(read more)
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With Carl Icahn Bullish on Apple Inc. (AAPL) Should You Follow Suit?

In the last three months, notorious activist investor Carl Icahn made several interesting points about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), supporting a bullish......(read more)
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