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Tesoro Corporation (TSO), Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA), and Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL): Slate Capital’s Big Payoffs For the First Quarter

Tesoro Corporation
David Greenspan‘s Slate Path Capital staged an impressive performance in the first quarter, according to our metrics, which are based on the fund......(read more)

FireEye Inc (FEYE), Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CBI): Trellus Management Company Scores Big From Bets on Tech & Industrials

Adam Usdan’s Trellus Management Company hedge fund was set up in 1994 and its investment strategy focuses on small, mid and large-cap companies. With......(read more)

Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (RAX), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM), and Babcock & Wilcox Co (BWC): Friendly Activist Clifton Robbins’ Picks Inch Up in First Quarter

Clifton Robbins Blue Harbour
Clifton Robbins‘ Blue Harbour Group had a solid start this year, according to our data, which shows that the fund’s long equity positions......(read more)

DISH Network Corp (DISH),, Inc. (AMZN), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Jason Karp Continues to Outperform Other Managers

Jason Karp - Tourbillon Capital Partners
Jason Karp’s Tourbillon Capital Partners may bear the dubious number of 666 in our hedge fund database, but the fund’s returns have been anything......(read more)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX), CBS Corporation (CBS) and Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) Pushed This Hedgie to 11.5% Q1 Returns

CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS)
The equity portfolio of Peter Adam Hochfelder’s Brahman Capital enjoyed a strong first quarter, with its 13 long positions in companies valued at $1......(read more)

Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT): TLPS Story Not Over Yet; Long Investors Are Winning

Throughout the last six months Globalstar, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSAT) has been in the middle of a debate between long investors and short-sellers regarding the......(read more)

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX): International Market To Offer Much Needed Growth In future

Netflix, NASDAQ:NFLX, is NFLX a good stock to buy, Carl Quintanilla, Jon Fortt, UBS, upgrade, consumer economics,
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) efforts on the international front continue to pay off seen by its subscription base reaching the 60 million mark having been......(read more)

Wedbush Securities Michael Pachter Not Ready To Upgrade Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock, Despite Strong Subscriber Growth: Why?

Netflix, NASDAQ:NFLX, is NFLX a good stock to buy, Carl Quintanilla, Jon Fortt, UBS, upgrade, consumer economics,
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) reported its first quarter earnings on Wednesday, which indicated a strong subscriber growth, but less than expected revenues......(read more)

Google Inc (GOOGL)’s Vulnerability Is Clearly Visible In Europe

Google, is GOOGL a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:GOOGL, Cisco, is CSCO a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:CSCO, John Chambers, Europe, Jim Cramer, David Faber,
The European Commission filing charges against Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) just shows how vulnerable companies are regardless of their dominance of their......(read more)

Consequences of the European Union Charges Will Have a Great Impact on Google Inc (GOOGL)’s Overall Business

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The EU is accusing Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) of cheating competitors by distorting internet search results in favor of its own services. In a statement......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Stanley Druckenmiller, Barry Rosenstein, Elliott Management

Druckenmiller Bets on Unexpected With China Boom, Oil Rise (Bloomberg) Stan Druckenmiller is betting on the unexpected. The billionaire investor, who......(read more)

Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Amgen, Inc. (AMGN): How Sarissa Capital’s Top Picks Beat the Market

Alex Denner Sarissa Capital
Headquartered in Connecticut, Sarissa Capital Management was founded by Alexander J. Denner in 2012. Prior to this, Mr. Denner worked as a portfolio manager......(read more)

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Vs. Google Inc (GOOGL): Cramer Implies Pouring Money Into Europe Placates Antitrust Regulators

Google, is GOOGL a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:GOOGL, Cisco, is CSCO a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:CSCO, John Chambers, Europe, Jim Cramer, David Faber,
Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) and Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are on the opposite sides of the spectrum when it comes to successfully navigating dealings......(read more)

Twitter Inc (TWTR), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOGL): Highbridge Capital’s Tech Picks Help It Achieve Market-Beating Q1

Highbridge Capital Management, co-founded by billionaire Glenn Russell Dubin, who remains the firm’s chairman, enjoyed a solid first quarter of 2015......(read more)

European Union Breaks Big Bad News For Google Inc (GOOGL)

Google, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL), GOOGL
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) searches get set up and diverted in a way which keeps its rivals from gaining any competitive foothold in areas and services......(read more), Inc. (AMZN)’s $1 Drone Delivery Won’t Happen: Bruce Turkel

Amazon, is AMZN a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:AMZN, Bruce Turkel, Lauren Simonetti, Melissa Francis, NYSE:TMUS, NYSE:S,
The decline in delivery cost that, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s drone deliver program will bring – specifically, deliveries costing just $1 dollar......(read more)

What Does Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Need to Rollout for Its Prosperous Future?

Yahoo, is YHOO a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:YHOO, Marissa Mayer, Harry McCracken, Alibaba, is BABA a good stock to buy, NYSE:BABA, Jon Fortt, messaging, transformative, revolutionary,
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) in order to survive, needs to do something big. In Harry McCracken’s words, they have to rollout a “transformative” service......(read more)

How Apple Inc. (AAPL) ResearchKit Revolutionizes Medical Research: Ron Winslow

Apple, is AAPL a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:AAPL, ResearchKit, Tanya Rivero, Ron Winslow, medical research, medical trials,
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) ResearchKit is leading to medical research getting more participation from volunteers which could mean breakthroughs in the fight......(read more)

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Is More Involved With Talents, Says Chelsea Handler

Netflix, is NFLX a good stock to buy, NASDAQ:NFLX, Chelsea Handler, Kara Swisher,
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is launching a daily talk show with Chelsea Handler which is going to be streamed in 2016 to all regions the company has subscribers......(read more)

Why Was Google Inc (GOOGL) Acquitted in Europe Earlier?

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The European Commission is reportedly planning to file charges against Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) over allegations it used its position in the search business......(read more)

Intel Corporation (INTC) Should Focus More On PC Business: Trip Chowdhry

Intel, is INTC a good stock to buy, Upgrade, Canaccord Genuity,
Lack of innovation on the PC side of the business is what is hurting Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), affirms Trip Chowdhry, Managing Director at Global......(read more)

Intel Corporation (INTC) Continues To Be A Worry Over Refresh Cycle

Intel, is INTC a good stock to buy, Upgrade, Canaccord Genuity,
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) might have met its first-quarter profit expectations, but a cloud of concern continues to fill the air with regards to......(read more)

Medtronic PLC (MDT), AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), Humana Inc (HUM): Rock Springs Capital Rides Healthcare Stocks to Big Q1 Gains

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT)
Rock Springs Capital Management, managed by Kris Jenner, Gordon Bussard, and Graham McPhail, a healthcare-focused fund based in Baltimore, Maryland rode......(read more)

Why Does Cramer Think Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Should Not Get Upgraded Before Earning Call?

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)
Experts are going haywire on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) ahead of its earnings call, which is scheduled to take place tomorrow after the closing bell......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Bruce Richards, Bridgewater Associates

Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, Herbalife
Ackman: HLF Execs Hiring Own Lawyers An Ominous Sign (CNBC) Bill Ackman thinks shorting Herbalife is an even better short than it was when he first bet......(read more)
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