Posts Tagged ‘Bill Ackman’

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: Steven Cohen, Carl Icahn & Lansdowne Partners

SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS
New Name, New Office, Similar Performance for Steven Cohen (NYTimes) The best thing federal prosecutors might have done for Steven A. Cohen, the billionaire......(read more)

Is Bill Ackman Considering Buying a Stake in Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)?

Bill Ackman in crowd
Bill Ackman is one of the most notorious activist investors on Wall Street, which is why his moves are followed closely. Recently, Mr. Ackman’s......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Thomas Steyer & SAC Capital Advisors

Can hedge funds beat the market
Pershing Square Fund Float Feels the Market’s Chills (WSJ) The global market for initial public offerings has had a patchy year at best and activist......(read more)

Will Platform Specialty Products Corp (PAH) Keep Growing With Bill Ackman Going Activist on the Company?

Bill Ackman in crowd
Bill Ackman is bullish on Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) and with his recent activist move on the stock, the company could grow even further......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ken Griffin, Bruce Kovner & Kerrisdale Capital

Ken Griffin
Citadel Adds 4.4% In September (Finalternatives) Ken Griffin‘s $24 billion Citadel gained 4.4% in September, easily outstripping the average hedge......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Eric Mindich, Andreas Halvorsen & Lansdowne Partners

ETON PARK CAPITAL
Eric Mindich Increases Stake In Riverbed Technology (GuruFocus) Eric Mindich (Trades, Portfolio), founder of hedge fund Eton Park and famous for becoming......(read more)

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF): Two Men Charged With Insider Trading By SEC

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)
Security and Exchange Commission has charged two men with insider trading in Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) shares, according to a CNBC report by Scott Wapner......(read more)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX): ValueAct Capital Raises Stake as Jeffrey Ubben is Appointed as Board Director

VALUEACT CAPITAL
Jeffrey Ubben’s Valueact Capital Management disclosed today an increase in its exposure to Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX). The fund added......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Bill Ackman & Nouriel Roubini

Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter
Sotheby’s Faces Headwinds that Could Hurt Its Investors (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) The activist hedge fund firms that have been pushing for change......(read more)

Bill Ackman Frustrated Over Allergan, Inc. (AGN)’s Plans to Acquire Salix

Bill Ackman in crowd
In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Pershing Square Capital Management revealed a letter signed by its Chief Executive Officer......(read more)

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) In A Vacuum of Information: Duane Stanford

Herbalife Triangle, Icahn, Soros, Ackman
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)’s up by about 7% during the day and trades at around $43.1, after a long slide that started at the end of July. The company......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Marc Lasry, Warren Buffett & Marcato Capital Management

AVENUE CAPITAL
Avenue Capital Says Raising 200 Million Pounds for Debt Fund (BusinessWeek) Avenue Capital Group LLC, the U.S. hedge fund founded by billionaire Marc......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, George Soros & Tiger Management

BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES
Bridgewater’s Dalio Says Hedge Fund Seeks ‘Radical Truth’ (BusinessWeek) Ray Dalio, who runs the $160 billion Bridgewater Associates LP, said he......(read more)

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Now the Top Target of Activist Investors Bill Ackman, Carl Icahn?

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s stock experienced a strange phenomenon today, one that has now made it a potential high-priority target of top activist......(read more)

Immersion Corporation (IMMR), Howard Hughes Corp (HHC) And Radware Ltd. (RDWR) Are Rima Senvest Management’s Top Stock Picks

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR)
Established back in April 1997, Rima Senvest Management boasts an annualized return of 20% per year and has currently been on a wave, racking up a return......(read more)

Allergan Inc. (AGN) Settles Lawsuit with Pershing Square, Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX); Agrees on Calling Special Shareholders Meeting

Bill Ackman in crowd
Pershing Square, managed by Bill Ackman and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) have entered into an agreement with Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN) to......(read more)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) and Allergan, Inc. (AGN)’s Hostile Saga Nears Its End

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX)
On 18th December the winner of the epic corporate battle between  Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) which is......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Louis Hanover & Bridgewater Associates

HARBINGER
Phil Falcone may ditch Minnesota Wild for Islanders stake (NYPost) Minnesota Wild co-owner Phil Falcone might quit his hockey-crazed home state to make......(read more)

Icahn Enterprises LP (IEP)’s Carl Icahn & Pershing Square’s Bill Ackman on How Activist Investors Help the Retail Investors

Carl Icahn - Icahn Capital Lp
Whenever Icahn Enterprises LP (NASDAQ:IEP) founder, Carl Icahn, speaks about his investments and investment style, there are things one can learn, which......(read more)

Bill Ackman Sends One More Letter to Allergan, Inc. (AGN) Pushing For Company’s Sale To Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX)

PERSHING SQUARE
Bill Ackman does not show any signs of giving up on the proposed takeover of Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) by Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Harding, Chris Hohn & Valueact Capital

David Harding
Hedge fund boss gives £5 million to build new museum maths gallery (Standard) A hedge fund manager who built his business on mathematical reasoning has......(read more)

Mattress Firm Holding Corp (MFRM), Allergan, Inc. (AGN), Actavis plc (ACT): 40 North Management Loves These Stocks

Mattress Firm Holding Corp
40 North Management, managed by David S. Winter and David J. Millstone, recently filed its 13F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund......(read more)

Allergan, Inc. (AGN) Is Going to Have a Special Shareholders’ Meeting

Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN)
CNBC‘s David Faber delivered the news that Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) is going to have a special shareholders’ meeting on December 18th. This......(read more)

Howard Hughes Corp (HHC), Unit Corp. (UNT), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP): Kenneth Squire’s 13D Management Boosts its Stakes in Its Largest Holdings

Howard Hughes Corp (NYSE:HHC)
Kenneth Squire’s 13D Management recently filed with the SEC its 13F for the second quarter of 2014. This fund tracks 13D filings from activist investors......(read more)
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