Insider Monkey Blog

Hedge Fund News: Joel Greenblatt, Jeffrey Vinik & Pershing Square

GOTHAM ASSET MANAGEMENT
Hedge Fund Legend Joel Greenblatt – Writing A Bigger Book (GuruFocus) Every year, when Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio) kicks off his value and......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, David Einhorn & Aurelius Capital Management

Bill Ackman in crowd
Inside the Trade: What Bill Ackman Sees in Valeant and Allergan (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) When William Ackman took the stage at the AXA Equitable......(read more)

General Electric Company (GE), Coach Inc (COH), Deere & Company (DE): Al Frank Fund Bets on These Stocks

Best Financial Services Companies to Work For
General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) was one of three lagging companies to receive the recommendation of John Buckingham, portfolio manager of the Al Frank......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Tepper, Thomas Steyer & Brevan Howard

APPALOOSA MANAGEMENT LP
David Tepper Flies High With Airline Stocks And Hamptons Parties (JewishBusinessNews) Summer for the well-heeled means posh, star-studded parties at the......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Davidson Kempner & Jana Partners

Jim Chanos on china map
Masters in Business: James Chanos (BloombergView) Hedge-fund manager James Chanos of Kynikos Associates describes how he became a “fundamental short......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, John Paulson & Brevan Howard

George Soros
George Soros Made A Huge Bet That Stocks Will Fall (BusinessInsider) It seems legendary hedge fund billionaire George Soros might be souring in his view......(read more)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Novo Nordisk A/S (ADR) (NVO), Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): A Look At Jim Simons’ Top Picks for the Second Quarter

RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES
Another major hedge fund that recently disclosed its long equity positions for the second quarter of 2014 is Jim Simons’ Renaissance Technologies, one......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Louis Bacon, Chase Coleman & Third Point

MOORE GLOBAL INVESTMENTS
Louis Bacon and Peter Nygard Move Bahamas Feud to New York (NYTimes) The hedge fund billionaire Louis M. Bacon has filed a lawsuit against the Canadian......(read more)

The Top 10 States With Fastest Internet Speeds

North Window, Arches National Park, Utah
The Top 10 States With Fastest Internet Speed   The United States not only gave birth to the internet as we know it today, but it is also the country......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Paul Singer & Bill Ackman

Paul Singer & George Soros
Soros Drops Shares in Israel’s SodaStream (JewishVoiceNY) Billionaire investor George Soros’ family office, Soros Fund Management, has jumped on the......(read more)

10 Best Places to Visit in USA in August

10 Best Places to Visit in USA in August
10 Best Places to Visit in USA in August Okay, summer is here and everyone is starting to escape from the cities towards more relaxing destinations. Of......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Phil Falcone & Sprott Asset Management

Carl Icahn as viking
Icahn Falsely Takes Credit For Family Dollar Sale (BidnessEtc) Famous activist investor Carl Icahn was assumed to be one of the forces behind the deal......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jeffrey Ubben, Brian Higgins & Viking Global

VALUEACT CAPITAL
ValueAct takes $1 bln stake in 21st Century Fox (Reuters) Hedge fund ValueAct Capital LLC has taken a $1 billion stake in Rupert Murdoch-controlled film......(read more)

Top 10 Cities to Visit Before You Die

Top 10 Cities to Visit Before You Die
If you tried, in one summer you could fit in trips to our recommendations of the Top 10 Cities to Visit Before You Die It would be a shame to live your......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: James Dinan, Dan Loeb & Citadel Investment Group

YORK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
James Dinan’s York Fared Well in the First Half (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) James Dinan‘s New York-based hedge fund firm, York Capital Management......(read more)

QUALCOMM Inc. (QCOM), United Technologies Corporation (UTX): Legendary Rothschild’s RIT Capital Loves These Stocks

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM)
RIT Capital Partners PLC is one of the UK’s largest investment trusts, with net assets in excess of £2 billion. Legendary Lord Jacob Rothschild is......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: John Arnold, Joel Greenblatt & Kenneth Tropin

John Arnold
John Arnold Gives $2.8-Million to Nonprofit News Outlet (Philanthropy) The Center for Public Integrity, which won journalism’s prestigious Pulitzer......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Daniel Och, Thomas Steyer & Avenue Capital

Och-Ziff Capital Management
Billionaire Dan Och’s Hedge Fund Firm Is Getting Really Big (Forbes) Billionaire hedge fund manager Dan Och has not been impressing Wall Street......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Ray Dalio & Starboard Value LP

David Einhorn
Einhorn Says Hard to Find Investments Amid Market’s Climb (BusinessWeek) Hedge-fund manager David Einhorn is struggling to find value amid a five-year......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman & Marcato Capital Management

Carl Icahn - Icahn Capital Lp
Managers should ask themselves: what would Carl Icahn see? (FT) Carl Icahn makes more money between sips on his outsized Martinis than most mortals make......(read more)

Top 10 Genetically Modified Food In the US

background-2184_640
Top 10 Genetically Modified Food In the US All organisms, like humans, have genetic material. When scientists change the genetic material, or DNA, it......(read more)

BP PLC (BP) Loves Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

AAPL Apple Store
In addition to providing energy products and services, BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) holds a diversified equity portfolio, with a market value of more than......(read more)

15 Highest Grossing Movies Opening Weekend

ironman3
15 Highest Grossing Movies Opening Weekend You’ll be surprised to see who’s #1. Superheroes, Space flicks, action flicks and sequels made......(read more)

5 Best Poker Books For Beginners

5 Best Poker Books For Beginners
5 Best Poker Books For Beginners Do you play poker games? Even if you don’t, but plan to play it at least once in your life, there a few books out......(read more)

10 Strategies Hedge Funds Use to Make Huge Returns

RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES
10 Strategies Hedge Funds Use to Make Huge Returns Not exactly classroom material, the strategies used by hedge funds nevertheless do not need to be secrets......(read more)
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy

Insider Monkey beat the market by 52 percentage points in 24 months Click to see monthly returns in table format!

Lists

11 Smartest People in the World

6 Films About the Financial World You Need To Watch (While “The Wolf” is Not Around)

Warren Buffett and Billionaires Are Crazy About These 7 Stocks

The Top 10 States With Fastest Internet Speeds

10 Best Places to Visit in USA in August

Top 10 Cities to Visit Before You Die

Top 10 Genetically Modified Food In the US

15 Highest Grossing Movies Opening Weekend

5 Best Poker Books For Beginners

10 Strategies Hedge Funds Use to Make Huge Returns

Top 10 Fast Food Franchises to Buy

10 Best Places to Visit in Canada

Best Summer Jobs for Teachers

10 Youngest Hedge Fund Billionaires

Top 10 One Hit Wonders of the 90s

Fastest Growing Cities In America

Top 10 U.S. Cities for Freelancers

Top 9 Most Popular Free iPhone Apps

Top 10 Least Expensive Private Business Schools in the US

Top 15 Most Expensive Countries in the World – 2014

Top Businesses to Invest In

Top 5 Things You Might Be Doing Wrong With Your Business

Top 5 Strategic Technology Trends in 2014

Top Rags to Riches Stories

Parenting Behavior That Promotes Future Leaders

Top 5 Mistakes Made by Small Businesses

Top 5 Most Common and Potentially Devastating Financial Blunders

Top 5 Highest Paying Jobs for Web Designers

Top 6 Most Respected Professions that Also Pay Well

Top 5 Pitfalls Investors Should Avoid

Top 6 Lawyers and Policy Makers Under 30

Top 6 New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs

Top 7 Locations to Check in on Facebook

Top 5 Mistakes made by Rookie eBay Sellers

Top 7 eBook Publishers in 2013

Top 6 Health Industry Trends in 2014

5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from Seth Godin

Top 5 Success Tips from Jordan Belfort – the Wolf of Wall Street

Best Master’s in Finance Degree Programs

Top 6 Earning Celebrities Over 50

The most expensive sports to play

Top 7 Earning Celebrities Under 25

Best 7 Online Courses to Take: Free Finance MOOCs

Top 6 Bad Habits that Promote Failure

20 Most Valuable Soccer Teams in the World in 2013

12 Most Expensive Countries for Foreign Students

Top 30 Most Influential Women in the World

Top 20 Most Expensive New Year Eve Shows

Top 5 Best Vocational Careers

Top 10 Jobs for 2014 by Salary Gain (Predictions)

Subscribe

Enter your email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

X

Thanks! An email with instructions is sent to !

Your email already exists in our database. Click here to go to your subscriptions

Insider Monkey returned 47.6% in its first year! Wondering How?

Download a complete edition of our newsletter for free!