Author Archive - Raymond Jones

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Hedge Funds Dig These 5 Basic Industries Dividend Stocks

Most basic industries stocks have fallen severely over the past few months due to the slump in commodity prices and the strength of the U.S dollar versus......(read more)
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Three Most Popular Chemicals Companies Among Hedge Funds

Even in times of serious volatility, the chemical industry has been one of the most stable and consistent dividend paying segments of the economy during......(read more)
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Insiders Are Reducing Their Stakes In ChannelAdvisor Corp (ECOM), Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (ENH), And RadNet Inc. (RDNT)

Any investor who has spent considerable time assessing the stock market knows that there is no approach that works every time, regardless of whether......(read more)
Matthew Drapkin - Becker Drapkin Management

Becker Drapkin Throws Support Behind Fuel Systems Solutions (FSYS)’ Merger, Activist Glenn Welling Ups Stake In Medifast Inc (MED)

Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSYS) and Westport Innovations Inc. (USA)(NASDAQ:WPRT) announced on Tuesday that they have entered into a merger......(read more)
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Insiders Cut Stakes in Standex Int’l Corp. (SXI) and Mead Johnson Nutrition CO (MJN)

Insider are privy to a lot of information about their companies than individual investors and even institutional investors. When insider sell shares,......(read more)
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5 Most Popular Aerospace And Defense Stocks Among Hedge Funds

Aerospace and defense has long been one of the few industry sectors that can boast a successful history of consistently paying dividends. Which is why......(read more)
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5 Airline Stocks That Hedge Funds Think Will Fly Higher

The airline sector was among the best performing sectors in 2014, however, 2015 is shaping up to be a different story. Most of the airline stocks experienced......(read more)
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Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Holds Off Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) As Most Popular Gaming Stock Among Hedge Funds

The recent volatility in the markets seems to have had a negligible impact on gaming industry stocks. Whereas stocks from other industries are hitting......(read more)
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What Hedge Funds Think about Automotive Stocks?

When experts and analysts forecasted at the beginning of 2015 that the U.S. vehicle sales will hit the 17 million units for the first time in history,......(read more)
Andreas Halvorsen

Mallinckrodt PLC (MNK) Looks Appealing To This Billionaire Despite Its Slump

After increasing its stake in Mallinckrodt PLC (NYSE:MNK) by 54% during the second quarter, a recently submitted 13G shows that billionaire Andreas Halvorsen......(read more)
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Hedges Funds Are Hoarding Shares Of These Mid-caps

With the date of filing the 13F for the reporting period of April1-June 30 having concluded recently, we at Insider Monkey decided to closely examine......(read more)
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The 4 Most Popular E-Commerce Stocks Among Hedge Funds

In the past few months the competition in the e-commerce space has become intensified, with eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) spinning off its payment subsidiary......(read more)
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4 Consumer Durables Stocks Hedge Funds Can’t Get Enough Of

One of the most consistent and reliable barometers for the health of an economy has been its consumer durables sector. Unlike non-durables – which......(read more)
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5 High Dividend Stocks Hedge Funds Love The Most

Hedge funds are generally associated with the use of derivatives, leverage, and investments in high-growth stocks. However, contrary to popular perception......(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)
Lei Zhang Hillhouse Capital

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)
Kerr Neilson

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)
David Abrams

Billionaire David Abrams Betting Big On Small-caps

Billionaire David Abrams founded Abrams Capital Management, a Boston, Massachusetts-based, value-focused hedge fund, in 1999. Prior to founding Abrams......(read more)
YORK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Billionaire James Dinan’s Top New Stock Picks For Q3

Billionaire James Dinan founded York Capital Management, a New York-based long/short equity hedge fund, in 1991. Prior to founding York, Mr. Dinan worked......(read more)
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Billionaire Brian Higgins’ New Stock Picks

King Street Capital is a New York-based distressed debt fund founded by billionaire Brian J. Higgins and Francis Biondi in 1995. King Street Capital can......(read more)
MOORE GLOBAL INVESTMENTS

Billionaire Louis Bacon Is Loading Up On Finance Stocks

In its 13F filing for the reporting period of June 30, billionaire Louis Bacon‘s Moore Global Investments revealed a U.S public equity portfolio......(read more)
BLUE RIDGE CAPITAL

Billionaire John Griffin Bets On These Post IPO Companies

Blue Ridge Capital, is one of the most well-known long/short equity hedge funds, which was founded by John Griffin in 1996. Prior to founding Blue Ridge......(read more)
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HealthCor Management’s Core Health Picks For Q3

Healthcor Management LP is a New York-based healthcare-focused hedge fund founded by Arthur Cohen and Joseph Healey in 2005. Prior to forming the fund......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

ValueAct Capital’s Top Stock Picks Heading Into Q3

In its most recent 13F filing with the SEC for the reporting period quarter ending June 30, Jeffrey Ubben‘s ValueAct capital revealed an equity......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway’s Key Moves During Second Quarter

Investing legend Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire Hathaway has recently filed its 13F for the quarter ended June 30, revealing a U.S. equity portfolio......(read more)
Ken Griffin

Ken Griffin Slashes Apple (APPL), Amazon (AMZN) Positions

Citadel Investment Group, a Chicago, Illinois-based hedge fund, was founded by Billionaire Ken Griffin in November, 1990. Mr. Griffin started trading......(read more)
TRIAN PARTNERS

Nelson Peltz Parts With Allegion (ALLE), Trims Other Holdings

Nelson Peltz‘s Trian Partners recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the reporting period of June 30, revealing a U.S public equity portfolio worth......(read more)
Peter Kolchinsky

Peter Kolchinsky’s New Top Healthcare Pick And Old Favorites

Peter Kolchinsky‘s RA Capital Management recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the reporting period of June 30. Peter Kolchinsky started RA Capital......(read more)
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ACK Asset Management’s Favorite Industrial Stocks

Richard S. Meisenberg‘s ACK Asset Management recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the reporting period of June 30. ACK Asset Management is a......(read more)
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Kopernik Global Investors Is Betting Big On Its Top Mining Picks

David Iben‘s Kopernik Global Investors recently filed its 13F for the reporting period of June 30. Kopernik Global Investors is a Tampa, Florida......(read more)
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Prescott Group Capital Management’s Top Picks For Q3

Prescott Group Capital Management is a Tulsa, Oklahoma-based hedge fund founded by Phil Frohlich in 1992. The fund currently manages over $650 million......(read more)
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Sloane Robinson Investment Management Was Buying Up Shares Of These Companies Last Quarter

Sloane Robinson Investment Management is a London-based long/short equity hedge fund founded by Hugh Sloane and George Robinson in 1993. The fund employs......(read more)
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Zweig-DiMenna Associates Reduces Stake In Top Tech Holdings In Q2

Zweig-DiMenna Associates is a Connecticut-based long/short equity fund established by Joseph ‘Joe’ DiMenna in 1984, in partnership with his......(read more)
Richard Pzena - Pzena Investment Management

Financial Stocks Dominate Pzena Investment Management’s Equity Portfolio at the End of June

Pzena Investment Management is a New York-based value-focused hedge fund established by Richard S. Pzena in 1995, which has recently filed its 13F filing......(read more)
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Polaris Capital Management Remains Bullish On Top Picks, Increasing Stake In Top 3

Bernard Horn‘s Polaris Capital Management recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the reporting period of June 30. Polaris Capital Management is......(read more)
Mario Gabelli

Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s Most Bullish Picks For Q3

Billionaire Mario Gabelli of GAMCO Investors is arguably one of the most revered value investors on Wall Street today. GAMCO Investors recently filed......(read more)
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Shah Capital Management Remains Bullish On China Heading into Third Quarter

Himanshu H. Shah founded Shah Capital Management, a Raleigh, North Carolina-based hedge fund, in 2005. Prior to founding the fund, Shah worked for 10......(read more)
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Columbus Circle Investors Reduces Holdings in Its 3 Top Stock Picks of Q2

Columbus Circle Investors is a Connecticut-based growth focused hedge fund and asset manager established by Donald Chiboucis in 1975. As of March 31,......(read more)
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Whitney Tilson’s Top Stock Picks at the End of June

Bestselling author and renowned financial columnist Whitney Tilson founded Kase Capital Management (formerly T2 Partners), a New York-based value focused......(read more)
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McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ): WCG Management Still Likes Consumer Stocks

Barry Wittlin founded WCG Management, a New York-based macro hedge fund, in 2007. Prior to starting WCG Management, Wittlin worked at Bank of America......(read more)
Irving Kahn

Kahn Brothers’ Main Q2 Moves Include Buying More BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Shares

Kahn Brothers Advisors LLC, is a New York-based money manager and Registered Investment Advisor. Following the passing of the fund’s co-founder and......(read more)
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Apex Capital’s Top Tech Picks For Q2

Apex Capital is a San Francisco-based long/short equity fund founded by Sanford J. Colen in 1995. The fund recently filed its 13F with the Securities......(read more)
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Locust Wood Betting On Food Stocks

Stephen J. Errico founded Locust Wood Capital Advisers, a New York-based long/short equity hedge fund, in 2002. Prior to founding Locust Wood, Mr. Errico......(read more)
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Activist Caspian Capital’s Top Stock Picks For Q3

Caspian Capital Partners is an activist hedge fund founded by Mark Weissman in 1997. Apart from Weissman, the fund’s current top leadership comprises......(read more)
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Neon Liberty Capital Management’s Top 3 Stock Picks For Q3

Satyen Mehta founded Neon Liberty Capital Management, a New York-based hedge fund, in 2002. The fund primarily invests in global emerging and frontier......(read more)
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Horseman Capital Is Betting Big On The Financial Sector

John Horseman founded Horseman Capital, a London-based long/short equity hedge fund, in 2001. According to the fund’s website, it had assets under......(read more)
Daniel Lewis - Orange Capital

After Big Q1, Daniel Lewis’ Picks Struggle In Q2

After starting the year on a good note, the stock picks of Daniel Lewis‘ Orange Capital appear to have faltered heading into the midway point.......(read more)
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South Ferry Capital’s New Energy Picks For Q3

John Reilly founded South Ferry Capital Management, a New York-based long/short equity hedge fund, in 2010. The fund recently filed its 13F with the Securities......(read more)
Mark Kingdon - Kingdon Capital

Top Plays Carry Mark Kingdon’s Picks To Strong Q2

Mark Kingdon founded Kingdon Capital, a New York-based macro and long/short hedge fund, in 1983 with $2 million in assets under management (AUM). Since......(read more)
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Ford Motor Company (F), Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Push To The Top Of Breton Hill’s Portfolio

Ray Carroll‘s Breton Hill Capital recently filed its 13F with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the reporting period of June 30. Breton......(read more)
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