Posts Tagged ‘Alpha’

Hedge Fund News: David Tepper, Kyle Bass & Viking Global

APPALOOSA MANAGEMENT LP
Billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper is short the euro (LeapRate) David Tepper, the founder of hedge fund Appaloosa Management, said that he’......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Dinakar Singh, Julian Robertson & Blue Harbour Group

Dinakar Singh
TPG-Axon Bets Big on a Handful of Investments (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Dinakar Singh‘s TPG-Axon Capital Management posted slight gains in its......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Frank Brosens, Bill Ackman & George Soros

Taconic Capital Investor Letter
Taconic Launches European Credit Hedge Fund (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) New York-based multistrategy hedge fund firm Taconic Capital Advisors is raising......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Phil Falcone & Miura Global Management

Crispin Odey
Odey Opens Doors In Switzerland (Finalternatives) Odey Asset Management has opened an office in Geneva, Switzerland, its first office in the country. &#......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Kenneth Griffin, Nelson Peltz & Valueact Capital

Ken Griffin
Citadel Founder Splits With Wife (Finalternatives) Citadel Investment Group founder Kenneth Griffin has filed for divorce from his wife of 10 years. Griffin......(read more)

New Hedge Fund Research Suggests Hedge Fund Alpha Closer to Zero

PAULSON & CO
Hedge fund managers used to be the upper echelons of the investing world. They were the men (and women) that were most quoted, most talked about and most......(read more)

Scoggin Capital, Craig Effron and Curtis Schenker’s Returns and Alpha

Curtis Schenker
Scoggin Capital’s Craig Effron and Curtis Schenker have been in business since 1988, returning in excess of 15 percent annually after fees. Scoggin......(read more)

Whitney Tilson and T2 Partners’ Returns and Alpha

T2 PARTNERS
Whitney Tilson is getting a lot of coverage because of his Netflix (NFLX) short. Since September 1st the stock market took off but Whitney Tilson’s......(read more)

Best Mutual Funds: Parnassus (PARNX) Returns and Alpha

hedge fund research
Bloomberg News reported mutual fund Parnassus managed to beat 95% of its peers in 2010 by purchasing stocks in the face of growing public pessimism about......(read more)

Guggenheim Insider Sentiment ETF (NFO) and Sabrient’s Index

hedge funds vs. mutual funds
Insider trading is Insider Monkey’s specialty. Academic studies have shown that stocks intensively purchased by insiders outperform index funds by more......(read more)

Daniel Loeb and Third Point’s Returns and Alpha

Dan Loeb THIRD POINT
Daniel Loeb, founder of New York based hedge fund Third Point, has more than $3.5 Billion in assets under management (AUM). He’s a very outspoken......(read more)

Does Joel Greenblatt’s Magic Formula Investing Have Any Alpha?

GOTHAM ASSET MANAGEMENT
Joel Greenblatt is the founder of Gotham Capital, a hedge fund with extremely good returns. We at Insider Monkey like Joel Greenblatt because he’......(read more)

Don’t Waste Your Money On Undeserved Beta

Top 4 Strengths a Successful Entrepreneur Needs
After we were contacted by an uninformed reader regarding our last post, Insider Monkey realized there are investors out there who don’t understand......(read more)

Warren Buffett’s Alpha 1977-2009: Chart of the Day

Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett. We could jot down the nearly endless list of descriptives that would just begin to protray his followers’ feelings towards him.......(read more)
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The 11 Countries with Most Doctors Per Capita

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11 Biggest Dinosaurs: One Just Discovered Recently

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11 Countries with the Highest Rates of Serial Killers in the World

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11 Countries that Consume the Most Pizza

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11 Worst Airports in USA

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11 Countries That Consume the Most Ice Cream

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11 Widest Rivers In The World

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11 Countries that Consume the Most Yogurt

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11 Countries that Consume the Most Potatoes

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11 Countries with the Highest Plastic Surgery Rates in the World

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11 Most Popular Fast Food Restaurants in America

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11 Best Airports in the US

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11 Surreal Places to Visit in China Before You Die

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7 Best Places To Visit on the East Coast with Kids

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8 Historical Places to Visit on the East Coast

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11 Biggest Food Companies in the World

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11 Biggest Software Companies in The World

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11 Breathtaking Places to Visit in India Before You Die

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11 Most Profitable Businesses With Low Startup Costs

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21 Most Successful Startups of All Time

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11 Countries That Consume the Most Coffee in the World

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11 Countries That Consume the Most Chocolate in the World

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11 Countries That Consume the Most Milk

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11 Countries That Consume the Most Sugar In the World

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6 Biggest Dump Trucks in the World

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The 11 Busiest Shipping Ports in the World

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11 Greenest Airports in the World

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The 11 Biggest Dams in the World

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The 11 Countries with the Most Dangerous Animals

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The 11 Countries with Most Cars in the World

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The 10 Most Prestigious Jobs in America

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Top 8 Historical Sites To Visit In Mexico

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7 Top Travel Destinations for US Citizens

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The 11 Biggest Media Companies in the World

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The 14 Most Ethnically Diverse Cities in the World

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8 Best Places To Visit in Ecuador That Are Beautiful and Safe

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7 Best Places To Visit in Guatemala That Are Beautiful and Safe

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7 Best Places To Visit in Central America That Are Beautiful and Safe

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10 Best Places To Visit in the USA with Kids

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11 Biggest Economies in Africa

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10 Best Places in Peru that are Beautiful and Safe

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The 11 Places to Visit in Africa before You Die

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11 Countries with the Best Roads in the World

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The 11 Most Dangerous Animals in the World

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11 Most Dangerous Airports In the World

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The 11 Countries with the Best Standard of Living

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11 Places to Visit in South Korea That Are Safe and Beautiful

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6 Countries That Consume the Most Horse Meat
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