Posts Tagged ‘Bill Ackman’

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, George Soros & Carl Icahn

Steven Cohen
SEC’s civil case against SAC’s Cohen may get delayed again (NYPost) Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)

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)

Sothebys (BID): Richard McGuire’s Marcato Capital Management Increases Exposure by 41%

Mick McGuire
A few days ago, Richard Mcguire’s Marcato Capital Management disclosed – in a filing with the SEC – a 41% increase in its stake in Sothebys......(read more)

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)’ Options Activity: Is Bill Ackman Behind it?

Bill Ackman in crowd
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)‘s options are seeing an increase in activity and the buzz on the street is that activist hedge fund manager Bill Ackman......(read more)

Actavis plc (ACT), Time Warner Inc (TWX), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP): Billionaire Daniel Och’s Top Picks

Och-Ziff Capital Management
Daniel S. Och’s OZ Management is among the investment management firms required to disclose their long equity positions once per quarter. Recently,......(read more)

Allergan (AGN): Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX), Ackman Plan To Request Shareholders Meeting

Bill Ackman in crowd
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) and Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management will today comply with one of Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:......(read more)

American Airlines Group Inc (AAL), Allergan, Inc.(AGN), Ally Financial Inc (ALLY): Billionaire Jamie Dinan’s Top Stocks

YORK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Having lost all his savings on Black Monday in 1987, James Dinan made a remarkable comeback, setting up his hedge fund, York Capital Management, in ......(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)

Allergan, Inc. (AGN)’s Top Shareholders Sold The Stock Amid Takeover Talks

Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN)
Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN)‘s stock saw a massive upside in April when it was revealed that Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) was trying......(read more)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX), Pershing Square Took no Steps Towards Tender Offer before Buying Allergan, Inc. (AGN) Stock: Bill Ackman

Bill Ackman in crowd
Speaking to CNBC’s Scott Wapner over the phone yesterday, investor and hedge fund manager Bill Ackman denied the allegations set forth against him and......(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)

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)

Allergan Inc. (AGN), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC), DISH Network Corp (DISH): Thomas A. Giovine Loves These Stocks

Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN)
As the 13F season continues, let’s take a look at Giovine Capital’s recently disclosed long equity positions for the second quarter of 2014. This......(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)

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)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX), Bill Ackman on Radars Over Allergan, Inc. (AGN) Insider Trading Scandal

Bill Ackman in crowd
Billionaire investor and hedge fund Manager Bill Ackman of Pershing Square has been in the news recently for all the wrong reasons. Allergan, Inc. (NYSE......(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)

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

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

Hedge Fund News: Whitney Tilson, Robert Atchinson & T Boone Pickens

T2 PARTNERS
WHITNEY TILSON: I Am More Confident In My Herbalife Short Than Ever Before (BusinessInsider) Hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson, who runs Kase Capital,......(read more)

Why Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Will Collapse: Bill Ackman

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)’s stock was  down by 11% on Monday after hedge fund manager, Bill Ackman, made claims that the company was a pure scam......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Joel Greenblatt & Highfields Capital Management

Bill Ackman in crowd
Bill Ackman Is About To Deliver Another ‘Nail To Herbalife’s Coffin’ (BusinessInsider) Famed investor Bill Ackman has been in a long......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Thomas Steyer & Larry Robbins

Berkshire Hathaway
Warren Buffett donates $2.8 billion to charities (DigitalJournal) Warren Buffett broke his own record by donating $2.8 billion dollars to the Bill and......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Stanley Druckenmiller, John Paulson & Starboard Value LP

DUQUESNE CAPITAL
Some Top Money Managers Push for Fed to Start Raising Interest Rates (NYTimes) The Fed is out of step with Wall Street, say some of the country’s wealthiest......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Ken Griffin, Paul Tudor Jones & Bill Ackman

CITADEL INVESTMENT GROUP
Citadel’s Griffin Defends HFT (FINalternatives) Citadel Investment Group founder Kenneth Griffin yesterday urged Congress not to ban high-frequency......(read more)
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