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Hedge Funds

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Hedge Funds Are Betting Big on These Q2 IPOs

The US initial public offering (IPO) market has been rather quiet during the second quarter. Uncertainty related to a potential interest rate increase......(read more)
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Apple, McDonald’s, Yahoo: 5 Stocks Hedge Funds Were Getting Rid of During Q2

One of our many regular quarterly features at Insider Monkey is to present a series of articles detailing groups of stocks which saw large increases or......(read more)
TIGER MANAGEMENT

Tiger Management Welcomes Microsoft, Pandora to Portfolio, Chases Off Netflix, Teva

Tiger Management was founded in 1980 by billionaire and legendary investor Julian Robertson, who later closed the fund to outside investors and now manages......(read more)
TUDOR INVESTMENT CORP

Tudor Cuts Staff, Upends Portfolio As Returns Dip and Redemptions Rise

Tudor Investment Corporation is a Connecticut-based hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Tudor Jones II in 1980. Mr. Jones, a graduate of the University......(read more)
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5 Stocks That “The World’s Most Bearish Hedge Fund” Actually Likes

Founded in 2001 by John Horseman, Horseman Capital Management is currently managing approximately 2.7 billion worth of assets. Branded “the world......(read more)
MAVERICK CAPITAL

Tiger Cub Lee Ainslie Warns About Valuations, Reveals Major Q2 Moves

Maverick Capital is a long/short equity hedge fund founded by billionaire Lee S. Ainslie III in 1993. Known as a ‘Tiger Cub’ because of his past affiliation......(read more)
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Vishay Precision Group Inc. (VPG): Nokomis Capital Raises Stake

In a newly-amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Brett Hendrickson‘s Nokomis Capital reported owning 1.78 million common......(read more)
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Amazon, Monsanto, Activision: Hedge Funds Loved These 5 Stocks The Most in Q2

After nearly a year of brutal underperformance, the Goldman Sachs hedge fund VIP list, a collection of the most popular stocks among a select group of......(read more)
Jeffrey Ray - Great Point Partners

Alimera Sciences Inc (ALIM): Great Point Partners Reveals 5.12% Stake

Jeffrey Jay and David Kroin‘s Great Point Partners reported the acquisition of 3.25 million common shares of Alimera Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:ALIM)......(read more)
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Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Reports New Stake in Silicon Graphics International Corp (SGI)

Billionaire Mario Gabelli‘s GAMCO Investors has initiated a new position in Silicon Graphics International Corp (NASDAQ:SGI) and together with......(read more)
D. E. Shaw

Biocryst Pharmaceuticals Inc (BCRX): Billionaire David E. Shaw’s Fund Increases Stake

Billionaire David E. Shaw‘s D E Shaw has recently filed a Form 13G with the US SEC in which it reported holding 3.74 million common shares of ......(read more)
William Martin Raging Capital Management

Raging Capital Double-Shorting Valeant, Goes Long AFI, CAVM, Others

Raging Capital Management is a New Jersey-based hedge fund founded in 2006 by William Martin. The fund manages a U.S. equity portfolio worth over $650......(read more)
TIGER GLOBAL Investor Letter

Tiger Global Discusses Priceline, Charter, Q2 Performance

Billionaire Chase Coleman‘s Tiger Global Management LLC recently released its 2016 second quarter investor letter, revealing the performance of......(read more)
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Outerwall Inc (OUTR): Engaged Capital Continues to Unload Stake

We wrote recently about Glenn W. Welling‘s Engaged Capital slashing its stake in Outerwall Inc (NASDAQ:OUTR) to 6.1%, after the company inked a......(read more)
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Kerrisdale Capital Betting On A Turnaround With 5 New Tech Positions

In a recent letter to its investors, Sahm Adrangi‘s Kerrisdale Capital disclosed its performance during the second quarter and first-half of 2016......(read more)
Nathaniel August - Mangrove Partners

Atlantic Power Corp (AT): Mangrove Partners Raises Stake to 6.4%

A newly-amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that Nathaniel August‘s Mangrove Partners owns 7.68 million common......(read more)
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Sunopta Inc. (STKL): West Face Capital Lowers Its Stake

Greg Boland‘s West Face Capital recently reported lowering its stake in Sunopta Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) via an amended 13D filing with the Securities......(read more)
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Rpx Corp (RPXC): Mangrove Partners Raises Stake to 7.2%

In a recently-amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nathaniel August‘s Mangrove Partners Master Fund, Ltd. reported increasing......(read more)
Phill Gross

Protagonist Therapeutics Inc (PTGX): Adage Capital Management Reveals 9.69% Stake

Phil Gross (pictured below) and Robert Atchinson‘s Adage Capital Management recently made a new addition to its portfolio, initiating a position......(read more)
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Nike, Pepsi, Mondelez: Billionaires Are Counting On These Consumer Stocks To Woo Customers in Q3

Hedge funds have gotten a good deal of flak for their underperformance this year, in an environment that was expected to be more conducive to positive......(read more)
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Kinder Morgan, Pioneer, Baker Hughes: Which Energy Stocks Are Garnering the Most Interest Among Billionaires?

After a nightmare two years during which oil prices fell from $100 to as low as $26 per barrel, there is finally some optimism among people in the energy......(read more)
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From A(IG) to V(isa): Billionaires’ Favorite Finance Stocks Heading Into Q3

Although the U.S. stock markets had a very rough start to the year, they have managed not only to recuperate their losses, but to reach record highs in......(read more)
RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES

A Rare Interview With Billionaire Jim Simons

Jim Simons is the founder of Renaissance Technologies. At one point RenTech, a quant hedge fund, charged 5% of assets and 44% of returns as fees, yet......(read more)
Steve Cohen SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Square Inc. (SQ): Billionaire Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management Significantly Raises Stake

Billionaire Steve Cohen‘s Point72 Asset Management recently filed a Form 13G with the Securities and Exchange Commission, in which it reported......(read more)
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Linda McMahon Loses Status As Significant Shareholder of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc (WWE)

An amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that Linda E. McMahon and the Vincent K. McMahon 2013 Irrev. Trust U/A dtd......(read more)
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Vince McMahon Sells 1.55 Million World Wrestling Entertainment Inc (WWE) Shares

According to a recent 13G filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Mr. Vincent K. McMahon has converted (into Class A) and then sold around......(read more)
Phill Gross

Adage Capital’s Biggest Q2 Moves As It Adjusts to “Factor-Based Investing”

Adage Capital Management is a Boston-based hedge fund, founded by Phil Gross and Robert Atchinson in 2001. According to its latest 13F filing with the......(read more)
Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT

Activist Fund Elliott Buys Monsanto, Lifelock, Sells Off Qlik

Elliott Management is a New York-based hedge fund founded by billionaire activist investor Paul Singer in 1977. Elliot Management provides services to......(read more)
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Buffalo Wild Wings Inc (BWLD): Activist Richard McGuire’s Marcato Capital Demands Sweeping Changes

Richard McGuire‘s Marcato Capital Management recently sent a letter to James Damian, chairman of the Board of Directors of Buffalo Wild Wings......(read more)
Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT

Hedge Fund News: Paul Singer, Och-Ziff Capital Management, Hudson Executive Capital

Paul Singer Fund: Market ‘Breakdown’ To Be ‘Sudden, Intense, And Large’ (CNBC) In a bleak new letter to investors, Paul Singer......(read more)
RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES

RenTech Loaded Up On Mastercard, Nike, More in Q2

The world’s most successful quant hedge fund, Renaissance Technologies (RenTech), recently submitted its 13F filing with the SEC for the reporting......(read more)
George Soros

5 Big Moves From Soros’ Q2 Portfolio: From Facebook To Liberty Broadband

George Soros became especially notorious after “breaking the Bank of England,” and has since been one of the best-known investors in the world. After......(read more)
Keith Meister

Activist Keith Meister Unloads Large Pfizer (PFE) Position, Takes Stakes in B/E Aerospace (BEAV), Johnson Controls (JCI)

A protege of billionaire Carl Icahn, Keith Meister founded Corvex Capital in 2011, managing to attract $250 million in seed money from George Soros. The......(read more)
Barry Rosenstein JANA PARTNERS

Rough Patch Continues for Barry Rosenstein’s JANA Partners

JANA Partners LLC is a New York-based hedge fund specializing in event-driven investing founded by well-known activist investor Barry Rosenstein in 2001......(read more)
DUQUESNE CAPITAL

Billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller Sells Off Consumer Stocks, Loads Up On Materials, Energy

Although Stanley Druckenmiller is not optimistic about the stock market, his family office is still actively managing its equity portfolio. The legendary......(read more)
Broadfin

Recro Pharma Inc. (REPH): Largest Shareholder Broadfin Capital Buys Even More Shares

An amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed that Kevin Kotler‘s Broadfin Capital has acquired more shares of Recro......(read more)
HIGHBRIDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Healthsouth Corp (HLS): Billionaire Glenn Russell Dubin’s Highbridge Capital Nearly Doubles Stake

Billionaire Glenn Russell Dubin‘s Highbridge Capital Management recently filed a Form 13G with the SEC to report an increase to its stake in Healthsouth......(read more)
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Shake Shack Inc. (SHAK): Select Equity Group Buys 250,000 Shares

A newly-amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that Robert Joseph Caruso‘s Select Equity Group holds 1.61 million......(read more)
Jim Roumell

Roumell Asset Management Closes Stake in Sandstorm Gold; Buys Stakes in FIG, Polaris Industries

Roumell Asset Management LLC, a value-oriented asset management firm founded by James C. Roumell in 1998, seeks to invest in securities that are out of......(read more)
John Burbank PASSPORT CAPITAL

Big Changes At The Top of Passport Capital’s Portfolio As Yahoo (YHOO) Takes Top Spot

Passport Capital is a San Francisco-based global investment firm founded by John H. Burbank III in 2000. The fund’s investment strategy focuses around......(read more)
Crispin Odey

Crispin Odey Returns To Merger Arbitrage and Gold As Struggles Persist

Famous for managing a 55% return by betting against European banks’ stocks at the height of the 2008 credit crunch, Crispin Odey currently manages......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Infoblox, Depomed, Insperity: Inside Starboard Value’s 5 Biggest Moves of Q2

Founded by Jeffrey Smith in 2002 via a spin-off from Ramius, Starboard Value LP has grown to become one of the most feared activist hedge funds in the......(read more)
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Quinpario Acquisition Corp. 2 (QPAC): Weiss Asset Management Acquires 1.80 Million Shares

Andrew Weiss‘ Weiss Asset Management recently filed a Form 13G with the Securities and Exchange Commission in which it reported holding 3.82 million......(read more)
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Good Times Restaurants Inc (GTIM): Delta Partners Doubles Its Stake

Charles Jobson‘s Delta Partners recently filed a Form 13G with the SEC in which reported raising its stake in Good Times Restaurants Inc (NASDAQ......(read more)
Jason Karp - Tourbillon Capital Partners

Jason Karp’s Biggest Contributors in Q2 Amid Tourbillon’s Disappointing Performance

Tourbillon Capital Partners L.P. is a New York-based hedge fund founded by Jason H. Karp, a former portfolio manager at Steve Cohen’s SAC Capital. ......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

Here Are Billionaire Jeff Ubben’s New Positions and Top Bullish Moves

Jeffrey Ubben founded ValueAct Capital in 2000. The California-based hedge fund has recently filed its 13F filing, in which it disclosed its equity portfolio......(read more)
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Renewable Energy Group Inc. (REGI): Whitebox Advisors Reveals Large Stake

According to a recent 13G filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Andy Redleaf‘s Whitebox Advisors owns 2.31 million common shares of......(read more)
Nelson Obus

Omega Protein Corp (OME): Wynnefield Capital Trims Some Fat From Its Stake

According to an amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nelson Obus and Joshua Landes‘ Wynnefield Capital decreased its......(read more)
Felix Baker - Baker Bros.

Biocryst Pharmaceuticals Inc (BCRX): Baker Bros. Advisors Unloads Nearly 4 Million Shares

Julian Baker and Felix Baker‘s Baker Bros. Advisors recently filed an amended Form 13D with the SEC to report the sale of common shares of Biocryst......(read more)
Dan Loeb THIRD POINT

Sothebys (BID): Billionaire Daniel Loeb’s Third Point Bids On A Few Shares

An amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that billionaire Daniel Loeb‘s Third Point has acquired 1,149 common......(read more)
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