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Here Are This Elite Fund’s Top Stock Picks

Christopher C. Grisanti‘s Grisanti Brown & Partners is a successful hedge fund with a focus on consumer and healthcare stocks. Mr. Grisanti......(read more)
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Goldman Sachs Puts Its ‘Conviction Buy’ Stamp Of Approval On These 3 Stocks

Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR) (NYSE:CS), BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), and InterOil Corporation (USA) (NYSE:IOC) were recently added to Goldman Sachs’......(read more)
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One Upgrade, Two Downgrades: And What Hedge Funds Think About Them

With earnings season just around the corner, several investment advisors have released updates on some of the companies they track. In its latest report......(read more)
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BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Posts Q2 Earnings Beat On Increased Revenue: Did Hedge Funds See This Coming?

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) reported Wednesday an adjusted net income of $838 million, or $4.96 per share for its second quarter, surpassing EPS expectations......(read more)
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Cryder Capital’s Top Picks Reveal the Fund’s Rather Cautious Strategy

Ferdinand Groos‘ Cryder Capital has revealed its equity holdings as of the end of the first quarter in a 13F form filed with the SEC. Three of......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

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

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

Hedge Fund News: Nelson Peltz, Boaz Weinstein & Tiger Global Management LLC

Break up Du Pont: Trian Fund (GantDaily) In a letter sent to DuPont’s Board of Directors, Trian Fund Management LP urged that DuPont be split up in......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, T Boone Pickens & George Soros

Passive funds an active threat for Europe’s fund managers (Reuters) Warren Buffett built a fortune of nearly $60 billion from astute stock picking......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Nat Rothschild & Marc Lasry

Hedge fund nearly doubles Delek stake (NashvillePost) A $4.7 billion hedge fund manager run by a disciple of legendary investor Julian Robertson has in......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Wilbur Ross, Bill Ackman & George Soros

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross in new Irish property deal with Cardinal Capital (Independent) The US billionaire’s firm and Irish investment house......(read more)
Marcato Capital

Hedge Fund News: Richard Mcguire, John Paulson & Louis Bacon

Marcato Reveals an Activist Stake in Life Time Fitness (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) At the end of the first quarter, Richard McGuire III’s Marcato......(read more)
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Funds, Insiders and Big Financial Firms Are Betting on Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

Over the past few weeks, Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), the $7.83 billion market cap famed office products company, saw two insiders buy its stock. Most......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, John Paulson & Thomas Kempner

Falcone Accused of Using Company Assets in Cash Crunch (NYTimes) An investor has accused the hedge fund billionaire Philip A. Falcone of using his publicly......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Joel Greenblatt & Warren Buffett

Popular Hedge Fund Stocks in Free Fall (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Monday’s market sell-off hit hard many of the stocks that are most popular among......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Marc Lasry & Daniel Loeb

Leucadia Doubles Investment in Falcone’s Harbinger Amid Gain (SFGate) Richard Handler’s Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) more than doubled its......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Kyle Bass & Ray Dalio

Chance to win Buffett’s billion dollar NCAA bracket challenge just a pipe dream (LancasterOnline) Warren Buffett didn’t become the second-richest......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Edward Lampert, Bill Ackman & David Harding

Softer sales slam Sears with fourth-quarter loss (NYPost) Sears CEO Eddie Lampert admitted the retailer had a “tough-to-terrible” holiday season,......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Marc Faber & Warren Buffett

Hedge Funds Dodge Brunt of Selloff as Dalio to Paulson Gain (BusinessWeek) Hedge funds held up better than global stocks last month, falling an average......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Warren Buffett & Wilbur Ross

Slow down Carl: Not all Apple shareholders want an big share buyback (CNBC) For months, Carl Icahn has been pushing Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim......(read more)

BlackRock Inc. Goes Bullish on Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

BlackRock, Inc. has increased its position in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) to 5.1% of the company. BlackRock, Inc. now holds 10.9 million......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Tiger Management, Phillip Goldstein & Michael Steinberg

Tiger Asia Hedge Fund Ordered to Repay $5.8 Million Over Illegal Trading (NYTimes) A court on Friday ordered Tiger Asia Management, the regional arm of......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Paul Tudor Jones, Jeffrey Smith & Eric Mindich

Tudor Just Picked Up Some Exposure To Loathed Emerging Markets (Barrons) There aren’t many broad market exposures more distrusted right now than emerging......(read more)
Ricky Sandler

Why Ricky Sandler Gave The Men’s Wearhouse a Lesson in M&A 101

Ricky Sandler’s Eminence Capital revealed yesterday, Nov. 7th, that it holds a 9.8% stake in The Men’s Wearhouse, Inc. (NYSE:MW), one of the largest......(read more)
PNC Financial Services (NYSE:PNC)

Exploring How 1 Bank Makes Its Money

Source: Tax Credits. Many investors shy away from investing in banks because they seem too complex or too difficult to understand, as they often have......(read more)
Jamie Dimon

Banking News Updates: Bank of America Corp (BAC) Mortgage Settlement, JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM)’s Controls, Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) on Mortgage Servicing Rights

Editor’s Note: Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC), American International Group......(read more)
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Facebook Inc (FB), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) – Twitter Tweets: We’re Planning an IPO

It was inevitable. Twitter has finally filed to go public, according to a Tweet from the company yesterday. We’ve confidentially submitted an S-......(read more)
State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation (STT), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): The Top Choice Among ETF Investors in 2013

The exchange-traded fund industry has grown immensely over the past decade. With U.S. ETF assets having hit the $1.5 trillion milestone earlier this year......(read more)

Is BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) investors: listen up. In today’s marketplace, there are many methods investors can use to watch Mr. Market. A pair of the......(read more)
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Warren Buffett News: Investing Principles, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)’s Holdings & Facebook Inc (FB)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Suncor Energy Inc......(read more)
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK)

What Hedge Funds Think About The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BK)

To many market players, hedge funds are viewed as useless, outdated investment vehicles of a forgotten age. Although there are more than 8,000 hedge funds......(read more)
State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation (STT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

Are the world’s richest investors smart to sell State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT)? In the 21st century investor’s toolkit, there are plenty......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP), Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Harbinger Group Inc......(read more)
Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)

Bank of America Corp (BAC), Citigroup Inc. (C): Is The Financial Crisis Over For Financial Stocks?

The cause of the financial crisis of 2007 -2008, also known as the Great Recession of 2008, is attributed to many different theories.  However, one of......(read more)
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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY): Should You Always Follow the “Smart Money”?

The “smart money” isn’t always a bunch of investing geniuses. Institutional shareholders run into the same value traps as individual......(read more)
BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): Is it Time to Sell Brokerages in Favor of Fund Managers?

An investor who bought one of the many discount brokerage stocks earlier this year would have seen handsome gains. Indeed, so far, Charles Schwab Corp......(read more)
Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE:CNS)

Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS): The Risk Of Being A Niche Asset Shop

Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE:CNS) reported decent earnings in the second quarter, but the news that caught investor attention was the sequential quarter......(read more)
BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) & 3 Financial Services Companies Riding the Recovery

Financial service companies experience constant change due to new regulation, political uncertainty, and market consolidation. After the financial crisis......(read more)
BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): More Free ETFs Aren’t Always Better

Exchange-traded funds have taken the investing world by storm, and even after the brief swoon in the stock market over the past couple of months, investors......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

What You Need to Know About Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)

When I run across a company I might be interested in as an investment — one that I know next to nothing about — I typically start my investigation......(read more)
Andreas Halvorsen

Hedge Fund News: Andreas Halvorsen, JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Dell Inc. (DELL)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL), BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), Goldman Sachs Group, Inc......(read more)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR) (CS): One Mammoth ETF Provider Just Got Bigger (and Why That’s Good for You)

The exchange-traded fund market has swelled to a multitrillion-dollar industry. One gigantic provider not only stands out among the rest but also recently......(read more)
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The Boeing Company (BA), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) & Metlife Inc (MET): You Can Benefit From the Explosive Growth of These Companies

When a company’s stock price is increasing continuously, investors are usually divided in their opinions about its outlook. Some investors are doubtful......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

American International Group Inc (AIG) Should Be Doing Better Than It Is Today

An hour and a half into trading, American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) is up 0.65%, continuing last week’s steady, upward performance that......(read more)
PNC Financial Services (NYSE:PNC)

Should PNC Financial Services (PNC) Sell Its Stake in BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)?

PNC Financial Services (NYSE:PNC), the second largest U.S regional bank not only faces stiff competition due to industry consolidation but tough economic......(read more)
T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) Could Benefit From Market Turmoil

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) isn’t the best-known investment management company in the industry, but with more than half a trillion dollars......(read more)
Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB)

Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): Picks and Pans for the Pullback

The U.S. stock market is down around 6%, Treasuries are getting crushed, bond funds are down, and gold is down. Nearly every asset class has fallen on......(read more)
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Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): The Two Sectors Driving Growth in Financial Services

In the current issue of The Journal of Economic Perspectives, economists present data that shows traditional consumer banking and asset management were......(read more)
Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)

Why Bank of America Corp (BAC) Is Trading Down Today

After opening up 0.41%, Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) is already trading down 0.38% an hour and a half after the opening bell. Excepting Wells Fargo......(read more)
State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation (STT): This Financial Is One of the Best Bargains in the Industry

State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) is one of the leading bank holding companies that serves institutional investors. The company has over $25 trillion......(read more)

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Legg Mason, Inc. (LM): How Central Bank Decisions Affect Hedge Funds

Last week, the Bank of Japan’s decision to maintain its monetary easing policy wasn’t taken at face value by the markets. The fear is that central......(read more)

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