We at Insider Monkey have gone over 700 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the government. The 13F filings show the funds’ and investors’ portfolio positions as of September 30. In this article, we look at what those funds think of Re/Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX) based on that data.
Re/Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX) has seen a decrease in enthusiasm from smart money in recent months. RMAX was in 5 hedge funds’ portfolios at the end of the third quarter of 2015. There were 10 hedge funds in our database with RMAX holdings at the end of the previous quarter. At the end of this article we will also compare RMAX to other stocks including Dorchester Minerals LP (NASDAQ:DMLP), CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE:CRR), and Stein Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMRT) to get a better sense of its popularity.
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Now, let’s take a glance at the latest action encompassing Re/Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX).
How are hedge funds trading Re/Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX)?
At the end of the third quarter, a total of 5 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were bullish on this stock, a change of -50% from the previous quarter. With hedge funds’ sentiment swirling, there exists an “upper tier” of key hedge fund managers who were upping their holdings considerably (or already accumulated large positions).
When looking at the institutional investors followed by Insider Monkey, Jim Simons’ Renaissance Technologies has the biggest position in Re/Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX), worth close to $8 million, corresponding to less than 0.1%% of its total 13F portfolio. On Renaissance Technologies’s heels is Arrowstreet Capital, led by Peter Rathjens, Bruce Clarke and John Campbell, holding an $0.9 million position; the fund has less than 0.1%% of its 13F portfolio invested in the stock. Remaining professional money managers that are bullish encompass John Overdeck and David Siegel’s Two Sigma Advisors, Cliff Asness’s AQR Capital Management and Ken Griffin’s Citadel Investment Group.