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Billionaire Jacob Rothschild’s Major New Moves: Walt Disney Co (DIS), Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Jacob Rothschild comes from the Rothschild banking family and has an estimated net worth of $5 billion. Mr. Rothschild made the majority of his fortune......(read more)
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Insiders Buying Shares Of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (KW), Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (ENH), Selling Fabrinet (FN)

Generally, corporate insiders have all the knowledge about their investments that could turn an average investor into a “successful” one. It’s commonly......(read more)
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Noteworthy Insider Activity Uncovered At TerraForm Global Inc. (GLBL), SunEdison Inc. (SUNE), And Align Technology Inc. (ALGN)

Like it or not, corporate executives and directors are generally the ones who have more knowledge about their companies’ prospects than anyone else.......(read more)
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Bullish Hedge Funds Enjoying Express, Inc. (EXPR)’s Continued 2015 Rebound

The shares of fashion retailer Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) are trading 17.40% higher in trading today after strong second quarter financial results were......(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)
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The 10 Most Recession-Proof Dividend Aristocrats

Investors are panicking. The stock market is in free-fall. Now is a good time to insulate your portfolio against the worst effects of recessions. Unfortunately......(read more)
David Harding

Billionaire David Harding’s Top Stock Picks

Winton Capital Management was founded as Winton Capital in 1997 by billionaire David Harding. The fund’s investment strategy is similar to that......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is the Ideal Stock for the Next Recession

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is the largest discount retailer in the world. The company has generated $485.6 billion in sales over the last 12 months......(read more)
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Redmile Group Fortifies Position In Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY); Broadwood Capital Boosts Stake In STAAR Surgical Company (STAA)

Jeremy Green, the manager of Redmile Group, is still bullish on Array Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:ARRY) having further increased his holding of the stock......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Profit As Monsanto Company (MON) Abandons $46.5 Billion Hostile Bid For Syngenta AG (SYT)

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) announced its decision to abandon a $46.5 billion hostile bid for Swiss competitor Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) this morning. The......(read more)
Keith Meister

Dan Loeb And Keith Meister Both Betting Heavily On These Stocks

Dan Loeb, the founder of Third Point, is a pioneer activist investor, whose flagship fund performed impressively in 2010, returning 41.7%. Keith Meister......(read more)
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Were Bearish Hedge Funds Wrong About Apparel Maker Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF)?

The once-dominant teen apparel maker Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) just released its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, ......(read more)
GLENVIEW CAPITAL

Larry Robbins Continues To Believe In Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)’s Future

A freshly-filed Form 4 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission disclosed that Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital acquired 500,000 shares of Tenet......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Score Big On Cameron International Corporation (CAM), Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) Merger

The shares of Cameron International Corporation (NYSE:CAM) are trading 44.01% higher in morning trading after the company agreed to be acquired by Schlumberger......(read more)
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Jim Chanos’ Latest Short Is This Solar Stock

Jim Chanos is one of the most popular short sellers in the investment industry. He established Kynikos in 1985, with short selling as the guiding principle......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Glad They Pulled Out Of DSW Inc. (DSW)

The shares of DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW) fell by more than 11% yesterday after the company missed the market’s sales estimates for the second quarter.......(read more)
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Did Hedge Funds Predict Pepco Holdings, Inc. (POM)’s Merger With Exelon Corporation (EXC) Falling Through?

The shares of Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POM) plummeted by over 16% yesterday after regulatory bodies denied its merger with Exelon Corporation (NYSE......(read more)
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Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR)’s Shares Jump After Dismissal Of Patent Challenge From Hedge Fund Manager Kyle Bass

The shares of Acorda Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ACOR) are trading 13.16% higher today after the dismissal of a patent challenge against the company. Kyle......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Stunned By Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY)’s Earnings Beat

Shares of Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) have surged in trading today following the tech retailer’s surprising earnings beat. For the company’s second......(read more)
DUQUESNE CAPITAL

Billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller’s New Bets On Basic Materials

The latest round of 13F filings has brought to light some interesting changes in the portfolio of hedge fund legend Stanley Druckenmiller. His fund,......(read more)
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Stocks Trending Upwards Today ~ ITT Educational Services Inc. (ESI), Atmel Corporation (ATML), Encana Corporation (ECA)

Some stocks have been rallying particularly well today amid a general rally for the U.S market and we’ll take a look at what stands behind these surges......(read more)
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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)
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Hedge Funds Were Opening Positions in These 5 Healthcare Stocks

Insider Monkey has been keenly following the moves of the more than 700 hedge funds in our database, analyzing the entirety of their submitted 13F filings......(read more)
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Strong Insider Activity Detected At KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS), Agree Realty Corporation (ADC), And Morningstar Inc. (MORN)

Savvy investors would be wise to adjust their fundamental stock analysis by incorporating the tracking of insider trading activity as well, in order to......(read more)
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The Smart Money Has A Lot Riding On These Transportation Stocks

At Insider Monkey, we track more than 700 hedge funds and analyze their top stock positions every quarter, including their latest purchases and the positions......(read more)
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Activist Tom Sandell’s Newest Targets

Sandell Asset Management is a hedge fund that was founded in 1998 by activist investor Tom Sandell, who is currently the fund’s manager. Sandell is......(read more)
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Stephen Feinberg Buys More Shares Of Pacific DataVision (PDVW)

Stephen Feinberg just cannot keep his hands off of Pacific DataVision Inc (NASDAQ:PDVW)‘s shares. In its latest filing with the Securities and......(read more)
Mark Rachesky MHR

Mark Rosenberg To Serve As Non-executive Chairman Of Key Energy Services Inc. (KEG); TCS Capital Management Boosts Stake in Angie’s List Inc. (ANGI)

In a freshly-filed 13D with the SEC, Mark Rachesky’s MHR Fund Management revealed that the Board of Directors of Key Energy Services Inc. (NYSE:KEG) ......(read more)
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Steve Cohen, Peter Kolchinsky Disclose New Stakes In Micro-cap Pharmaceutical Stocks

Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management has initiated a new position in Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ:ITEK). In a freshly-submitted filing......(read more)
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Billionaire Rob Citrone’s Top New Stock Picks

Rob Citrone’s Discovery Capital Management has recently submitted its 13F filing for the June 30 reporting period. Mr. Citrone founded his hedge......(read more)
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Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE)’s Shares Continue To Rally Following Sale Of Offshore African Assets

The shares of Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CIE) gained slightly over 10% yesterday are up by more than 3% in pre-market trading this morning......(read more)
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Hedge Funds’ Favorite Consumer Services Stocks

Insider Monkey has collated the data from the latest round of 13F filings, for the period of June 30. From the data, we established that in the consumer......(read more)
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Icahnquest: Carl Icahn Lands Two Board Seats At Cheniere Energy Inc. (LNG)

Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSE:LNG) has announced the appointment of two managing directors from Icahn Capital LP, Jonathan Christodoro and Samuel Merksamer......(read more)
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Chinese Stocks Losing Ground In U.S After “Black Monday” In Homeland

It was a disastrous Monday for the Chinese stock market, as the Shanghai Composite index slid by 8.5%, its biggest one-day fall since 2007. Xinhua, the......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Are Hoarding Shares Of These Large-Caps

With the latest round of 13F filings in the books, hedge funds’ moves relating to different stocks and sectors during the second quarter are now available......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Cash In As Southern Co (SO) Acquires AGL Resources Inc. (GAS) For $12 Billion

Southern Co (NYSE:SO) and AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE:GAS) have joined hands to form one of the leading U.S. electric and gas utility companies. According......(read more)
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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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Hedge Funds Are Selling Out Of These Finance Stocks

The finance sector has been underperforming the broader market over the last few years. Some parts of this sector have been forced to confront reduced......(read more)
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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 Wilbur Ross’ Favorite Stocks: Navigator Holdings Ltd (NVGS), Talmer Bancorp Inc (TLMR), Sun Bancorp, Inc. /NJ (SNBC)

Billionaire Wilbur Ross made much of his wealth betting on distressed assets and bankruptcies. According to Forbes, the investment manager has a real......(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)
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Energy Stocks Dominate Billionaire Gottesman’s Top Picks Including Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG), Halliburton Company (HAL)

Noam Gottesman is a hedge fund billionaire who co-founded GLG Partners in 1995 under the Lehman Brothers International (Europe). According to Forbes real......(read more)
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Billionaire Mason Hawkins’ Top Finance Stocks Are Loews Corporation (L), Aon plc (AON), And Everest Re Group Ltd. (RE)

Southeastern Asset Management is a long-only value equity firm founded by Mason Hawkins in 1975. The investment firm focuses its strategy on in-depth......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Love These Smid-cap Energy Stocks ~ Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation (MIC), Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX), More

The future path of crude oil and natural gas prices is a mystery, as it depends on a multiple factors including the demand for petroleum products and......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Are Hoarding Shares Of These Technology Stocks

The technology sector is an ever-shifting landscape, where new products and continuous innovation are the factors defining and shaping it . The tech......(read more)
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Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) Among Billionaire Bruce Kovner’s Top Stocks

Caxton Associates, one of the best known macro hedge funds of all time, was co-established by Bruce Kovner in 1983. The billionaire co-founder retired......(read more)
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Billionaire Izzy Englander Betting On A Surge In These Utilities Stocks

Millennium Management is a privately-owned hedge fund established by Israel Englander in 1989. The investment management firm employs a global multi-strategy......(read more)
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If Apple Wants To Stay Levered To The iPhone – Here’s An Idea

Disappointing demand for the Apple Watch and weaker than expected iPhone shipments shaved off more than $110 billion from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) market......(read more)
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Billionaire Alan Howard Going Crazy For Banks: Comerica Incorporated (CMA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), More

Brevan Howard is a hedge fund co-founded by Alan Howard and Jean-Philippe Blochet in 2003, with the latter leaving the firm in 2009. Howard ranks number......(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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