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Warren Buffett’s Stock Picks Suffered The Same Fate As Everyone Else’s In Q3

Not even the stock picks of legendary investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway could deliver positive returns in the third quarter, one which saw......(read more)
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Were Hedge Funds Right about Their Top 10 Picks in Q3?

As the third quarter has ended, it’s time to take a look back at the past three months and see if the hedge funds were right about their top picks......(read more)
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Was Billionaire Jacob Rothschild Right about His Top Picks?

As an extraordinarily wealthy family who has invested successfully for generations, the Rothschilds are pretty savvy investors. Billionaire Jacob Rothschild......(read more)
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Lockheed Martin’s Space Race Gets Sent To The Pits By NASA

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT)’s space ambitions have been temporarily brought back down to earth. The Wall Street Journal has reported that......(read more)
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Carl Icahn and Richard Blum Disclose Their Latest Moves; Should You Follow Them?

With the third quarter having ended, hedge funds are disclosing their latest moves ahead of the next wave of 13F reports. Legendary corporate raider Carl......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Like The Moves This International Consumer Staples Giant Is Making

Reuters is reporting that Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is exploring a sale of its European grocery and cheese business, which could sell......(read more)
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Time To Send Your Money On A Cruise? This Elite Investor Thinks So

Jacob Doft, co-founder of Highline Capital Management, recommended that investors go long on Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL), Carnival Corp (NYSE......(read more)
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PMC-Sierra Wants To Sell Itself And Investors Should Buy

Shares of PMC-Sierra Inc (NASDAQ:PMCS) jumped by 11% in the waning minutes of trading on Thursday afternoon after sources revealed that the semiconductor......(read more)

What Do Hedge Funds Think about Mick McGuire’s Sohn Canada Long Picks?

At the recent Sohn Canada Conference 2015, Richard McGuire of activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management identified Sothebys (NYSE:BID) and Virtus......(read more)
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An Investor Shorts Mattel and the Hedge Fund Industry is Underweight; Should You Follow Them?

If you are at the helm of the toy maker Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), business might seem tough, but it just got a bit tougher after a ‘short pitch......(read more)

Five Best Fast Food Chain Stocks to Buy Now

The Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) industry, or the so-called fast food industry, has seen immense growth over the past few decades (i.e. the revenues......(read more)

5 Best FMCG Stocks To Buy Now

The FMCG (or fast moving consumer goods) industry, also known as the packaged goods or consumer non-durables sector, is largely considered a sector that......(read more)
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This Hedge Fund’s Stance on Struggling Company Starting to Bear Fruit

A freshly-amended 13D filing with the SEC discloses that Sandell Asset Management, founded by Tom Sandell, reached an agreement with Viavi Solutions Inc......(read more)
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Hedgies Shuffling Their Stakes In Itron, Inc. (ITRI) and St. Joe Co (JOE)

In a joint filing by Jerome Lande and Craig Rosenblum‘s Coppersmith Capital and Scopia Capital Management, founded by Matt Sirovich and Jeremy Mindich......(read more)
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Smart Money Likes Only One of These Two Companies that Added New Catalysts to Their Growth

Macerich Co (NYSE:MAC) and United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) are trending today and even though both started the trading session in the green,......(read more)
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Two Funds Have Mixed Opinions on SunOpta

Greg Boland and Jason Karp (pictured) have different views on SunOpta, Inc. (USA) (NASDAQ:STKL). According to a recent filing with the Securities and......(read more)
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Did Analysts Get One Of These Upgrades Wrong?

Three notable companies were given upgrades by analysts this morning, mostly due to recent weakness in the price of their shares (but then, few stocks......(read more)

John Levin Explains to New Senior Investment Group Inc (SNR)’s Board Why the Stock Is Slumping

According to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Levin Capital Strategies, which is managed by John A. Levin, has further trimmed......(read more)

5 Best Supermarket Stocks To Buy

Over the past 12 months the Discount Stores industry has posted average gains of 14.12%. Smart money managers have been able to capture a fair chunk of......(read more)

Smart Money Already Liked This Hot Refiner, And Now It’s Growing

PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) is in the news today after agreeing to purchase a California refinery from Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for $537.5 million......(read more)
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Squashed Takeovers And Positive Test Results Propelling These Stocks Higher

Three stocks are making some major noise in today’s trading session, with gains of over 15% for all three. The companies behind the stocks making these......(read more)

Dan Loeb’s Baxter International Inc (BAX) Activist Campaign Reaches a New Milestone

According to an amended 13D filing activist investor Dan Loeb‘s Third Point now owns about 53.85 million shares of Baxter International Inc (NYSE......(read more)
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Jeffrey Smith Sees 100% Upside In This Auto Supplier, Shows How It Can Be Unlocked

Shares of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) have gained more than 11% today after The Wall Street Journal reported last night that Jeffrey Smith’s......(read more)
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Target Fires Holiday Salvo At These Retailers But Hedge Funds Like The Competition More

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has launched another salvo in its continuing battle with other retail giants, including Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT),......(read more)
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Two Reputable Hedge Funds Boosted Stakes in These Struggling Companies

The recent stock market pullback has definitely pushed companies’ valuations into cheap territory, so hedge funds and other money managers have been......(read more)
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These Two Companies Just Won A Military Contract But Hedge Funds Only Like One Of Them

It appears Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) and Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) have been vindicated for their choice to reject Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings......(read more)
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Strong Insider Buying Activity Might Point To Three Stocks Poised To Explode

It seems that Wall Street and stock market participants in general do not entirely see where the market is heading from here. The Dow Jones Industrial......(read more)

Five Foreign Stocks To Buy Now

In order to diversify portfolios and reduce exposure to one particular country, it is generally a good idea for retail investors to buy shares of companies......(read more)

Is The Broader Market Correction Forcing These Companies’ Insiders To Sell Shares?

Generally, insider buying is considered far more telling than insider selling, as insiders tend to sell stock for numerous reasons unrelated to their......(read more)

How Do Hedge Funds View These Stocks That Just Reported Earnings?

Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) and Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) are trending after reporting earnings earlier today. Paychex is up by 0.6%, while Actuant......(read more)
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One Fund is Buying This Biotech Stock Although It’s Losing Smart Money’s Support

Alex Denner is still bullish on Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR) and has further increased his stake in the company. As reported in a recent......(read more)
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Jeff Smith Pushes for Media General’s Sale to Nexstar Broadcasting and Other Investors Will Most Likely Support Him

If you follow the news from the Street regularly, you’ve heard that on Monday Media General Inc (NYSE:MEG)‘s stock spiked on the back of......(read more)
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FrontFour Capital Shorting U.S Energy And Buying Canadian; Explains Why In Interview

Canada’s Business News Network (BNN), which has previously interviewed our co-founder and editor Meena Krishnamsetty, sat down on Tuesday with David......(read more)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Jeffrey Ubben Each Get What They Want In Deal

Jeffrey Ubben of ValueAct Capital has landed a board seat at the table of one of his biggest investments, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX). The......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Have This To Say About Tuesday’s Healthcare Flops

Tuesday was a bad day for three healthcare stocks in particular. Shares of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:MACK), Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ......(read more)
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Here’s Why You Should Jump On Solar Bandwagon Before It’s Too Late

Solar energy stocks are on a roll today with the Guggenheim Solar ETF inching up by over 1% and four stocks, namely Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ......(read more)
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Heavy Insider Selling Witnessed At These Companies Amid Negative Market Sentiment

All major U.S. indexes closed sharply in the red on Monday, with the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index incurring the largest one-day loss over the past......(read more)
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What We Learned from Carl Icahn’s Video on Dangers in the Economy and Stock Market

Activist investor and billionaire Carl Icahn is one of the Street personalities that is always on the radars of investors and often takes his opinions......(read more)

Why Are Corporate Insiders At These Companies Going Against The Bearish Crowd?

There is hardly any doubt that we have been in a bear market for quite some time and many investment gurus feel the same way, and feel that it is hard......(read more)
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Two Elite Money Managers Make Big Show Of Faith In This Struggling Energy Company

The recent broader market selloff has put significant downward pressure on the shares of Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSEMKT:LNG), which have lost more than......(read more)
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This Company Just Scored A Major Five-Year Defense Contract

Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) has landed itself yet another big defense contract, one which could be worth up to $1 billion. The five-year pact between......(read more)
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Why Clifton Robbins and Other Hedge Funds Are Bullish On This Manufacturer of Agricultural Equipment

Clifton S. Robbins is taking advantage of the recent market sell-off to buy AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AGCO) shares at a low. In a newly-amended filing......(read more)
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What The Alibaba Spinoff Will Mean For Yahoo Investors Present And Future

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has decided to forge ahead with its plans to spin-off its stake of 384 million shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA......(read more)
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Valeant Could Face Subpeona But Here’s Why You Should Buy It Anyway

You can add millions of angry (and poorer) investors to the list of people who really dislike Martin Shkreli at the moment. The former hedge fund manager......(read more)
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The Latest Moves of 2 Top Hedge Funds and One Bullish Pick You Might Want to Follow

Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AERI) has attracted the attention of Phill Gross and Robert Atchinson, who have recently initiated a position in the......(read more)
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Boaz Weinstein’s Saba Capital Faces Lawsuit as Hemorrhage Continues

The Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments), a Canadian pension investment manager with $112 billion of assets under management, accused......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Beat Analysts On Seeing Weakness In Mattel And Caterpillar, But They Disagree On Blackberry

Red flags were thrown up by analysts today regarding the prospects of three companies, each of which had their earnings estimates and price targets cut......(read more)
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These Stocks Were Upgraded This Morning And Hedge Funds Couldn’t Agree More

Analysts have been busy over the weekend, as a slew of stocks have received upgrades this morning, including one company which was on the receiving end......(read more)

Five Healthcare Plan Providers You Should Buy Now

The health insurance industry overall has been one of the best performing sectors not only this year, but for the past five years. With news of mergers......(read more)
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5 Best Food Stocks to Buy Now

It is commonly known that population growth is one of the key drivers of both current and future demand for food. According to a recent study conducted......(read more)

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