Posts Tagged ‘D E Shaw’

Felix Baker - Baker Bros.

Baker Bros. Advisors Dump 75% Of Stake In XOMA Corp (XOMA) after Late-Stage Study Failure

Was Baker Bros. Advisors‘ investment in XOMA Corp (NASDAQ:XOMA) a mistake? According to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)
David E. Shaw Vertex Pharmaceutical

D E Shaw’s Top Mid-Cap Stock Picks ~ Verisign, Inc. (VRSN), Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (ALSN), Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (SPR)

David E. Shaw gained popularity through his exploitation of inefficiencies in the financial market with the help of computational algorithms and a strong......(read more)
Alan Howard

Hedge Fund News: Alan Howard, Boaz Weinstein, David E. Shaw

Hedge Fund Managers Share Rich List Crown After Tricky Year for Brevan (The Wall Street Journal) Things are changing atop the ranks of the richest hedge......(read more)
Richard Perry

Ally Financial Inc, AIG, Rock-Tenn Company: Billionaire Richard Perry’s Picks Eclipse S&P 500

Billionaire Richard Perry’s 11 long stock picks for his fund Perry Capital returned 1.8% beating the S&P 500 ETF (SPY) by a full percentage point......(read more)
Third Point

Phillips 66 (PSX), Citigroup Inc (C), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL): Dan Loeb’s New Picks

Dan Loeb‘s investing prowess can be summarized by his New York based hedge fund, Third Point‘s annualized return since its inception in 1996......(read more)
GLENVIEW CAPITAL

Billionaire Larry Robbins’ Top Picks

Larry Robbins‘ Glenview Capital has revealed its top stock picks for 2015 in its latest 13F filing with the SEC. It is no surprise that three of......(read more)
George Soros

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Dow Chemical Co (DOW), and LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB): Billionaire George Soros’Top Picks

Billionaire George Soros’ Soros Fund Management has recently filed a Form 13F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, detailing its equity......(read more)
Most Popular Stocks Among Hedge Funds

10 Most Popular Stocks Among Hedge Funds

The Insider Monkey data team is finally done processing nearly 750 13F filings and we will start sharing reports based on the aggregate hedge fund sentiment......(read more)
Blackhawk Network

Park Presidio Capital’s Top Picks: Liberty Interactive Group (QVCA), Hub Group Inc, Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc

Park Presidio Capital, managed by Lee Hicks and Jan Koerner, recently filed its Form 13F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In its filing......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Visa Inc (V), Actavis plc (ACT): Laurion Capital Reveals Top Stock Picks

Benjamin A. Smith’s Laurion Capital Management recently filed its 13F Form for last quarter with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Therein......(read more)
Kevin Kotler

Epirus Biopharmaceuticals Inc (EPRS): These Two Funds Open New Positions

The days of having no fund activity in Epirus Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:EPRS) are over. In filings with the SEC that were revealed over the last......(read more)
Mario Gabelli

Biglari Holdings Inc (BH): GAMCO Investors Ups Stake To 6.59%

GAMCO Investors, managed by Mario Gabelli, has raised its exposure to Biglari Holdings Inc (NYSE:BH). In a newly-amended filing with the U.S. Securities......(read more)
PAULSON & CO

Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Bill Ackman, D. E. Shaw

Billionaire Paulson Hit by 2014 Losses; Advantage Plus Fund Declines 36% (Bloomberg) Billionaire John Paulson posted the second-worst trading year of......(read more)
Biotech Biochemical Stocks Illumina ILMN

Viking Global Trims Position in Illumina Inc (ILMN) But Might Still Be Bullish

According to its latest 13G filing, Andreas Halvorsen’s Viking Global reduced its stake in Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN) by 461,100 shares. The hedge fund......(read more)
GLENVIEW CAPITAL

Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR), Lithia Motors Inc (LAD), PVH Corp (PVH): Larry Robbins’ Latest Bullish Moves, Fund Now Holds More Than 5% Of Each Company’s Stock

Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital disclosed three increases in its stakes on Monday. The fund boosted its exposure to Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR......(read more)
Steiner Leisure Ltd

Steiner Leisure Ltd (STNR): Diamond Hill Capital Management Discloses Increased Stake And The Company Names New COO

Ric Dillon’s Diamond Hill Capital Management disclosed last Tuesday a slight increase in its exposure to Steiner Leisure Ltd (NASDAQ:STNR). According......(read more)
J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

J C Penney Company Inc (JCP), Mack Cali Realty Corp (CLI), Second Sight Medical Products Inc (EYES): 3 Small-Caps With Big Insider Purchases

Using our screener, I came across several important insider transactions that took place over the past week. In this article, I would like to look into......(read more)
COATUE MANAGEMENT

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix Inc. (NFLX), Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU): Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management Continues to Bet Big on Big Tech

As we continue to go through major institutional investors’ 13F filings for the third quarter, we took a look at Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management......(read more)
Jack Ma, Chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd

Are Investors Dumping Apple Inc. (AAPL) for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)?

Are investors switching from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA)? Our data shows that this is a possibility and in this......(read more)
David E. Shaw Vertex Pharmaceutical

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), eBay Inc (EBAY): David Shaw is Betting on Big Tech Stocks

David Shaw‘s D.E. Shaw is one of the largest hedge funds in the world with more than $67 billion in Assets Under Management. Based in New York,......(read more)
George Soros

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Travelport Worldwide Ltd (TVPT): George Soros’ Top New Stakes For The Third Quarter

George Soros’ Soros Fund Management recently made public its long equity positions for the third quarter of 2014. Looking at its 13F filing, it was......(read more)
NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXP), CGI Group Inc. (USA) (GIB), Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM): Sprott Asset Management Loves More than Just Financial Stocks

As outlined in a previous article, Eric Sprott’s Sprott Asset Management has a history of delivering outstanding long-term performance to its clients......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL): ValueAct Capital Picks Profits from Long-Term Investment

Jeffrey Ubben‘s ValueAct Partners has reduced its position in Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL), as a new filing with the Securities and Exchange......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

Agrium Inc. (USA) (AGU) Sees Jeff Ubben Going Activist; ValueAct Buys More Shares of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (ALSN)

As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, Jeff Ubben‘s ValueAct has initiated an activist stake in Agrium Inc. (USA) (......(read more)
GLENVIEW CAPITAL

VCA Inc (WOOF): Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital Boosts Stake and Recommends Buing the stock

Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital disclosed yesterday, in a Form 4 filed with the SEC, the acquisition of 4.11 million shares of VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF)’......(read more)
ETON PARK CAPITAL

Liberty Interactive Corp (LVNTA): Eton Park Raises Exposure to the Stock

Eric Mindich‘s Eton Park Capital Management has increased its passive stake in Liberty Interactive Corp (NASDAQ:LVNTA). The fund disclosed holding......(read more)
CITADEL INVESTMENT GROUP

Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust (SWAY): Ken Griffin Raises His Exposure to REIT

Ken Griffin‘s Citadel Investment Group has boosted its exposure to Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust (NYSE:SWAY), as a new filing with the Securities......(read more)
Clifton Robbins Blue Harbour

Clifton Robbins Raises Activist Stake in MDRX

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDRX) has been increased in the equity portfolio of Clifton S. Robbins‘ Blue Harbour Group, according......(read more)
Amicus Therapeutics

Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (FOLD): Palo Alto Investors Sells Half of its Stake At Sky-High Valuation

William Leland Edwards’ Palo Alto Investors disclosed today a 50% decrease in its exposure to Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD). According to......(read more)
Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG)

GMT Capital is Bullish on Entegris Inc (ENTG) Betting on Long-Term Growth

GMT Capital, led by Thomas E. Claugus, has raised its exposure to Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG). The investor purchased around 174,800 shares in two transactions......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Tyco International Ltd. (TYC), & QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM): Edinburgh Partners Yet Again Trimming its Exposure in US Equities

Cutting exposure to US equity has become a sort of trend for Scotland based hedge fund Edinburg Partners. The third quarter of fiscal year 2014 was no......(read more)
EQT Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:EQM)

Novavax, Inc. (NVAX), Lands’ End, Inc. (LE), and EQT Corporation (EQT): 3 Stocks That Recently Saw Insiders Buying

Analyzing insider trades, especially in small-cap companies is an efficient way to figure out a stock’s performance in the coming months. Investing......(read more)
Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN)

Calpine Corporation (CPN), Bellatrix Exploration Ltd (BXE): Latest Moves In The Hedge Fund World

Is it a good time to buy Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) shares? Peter Adam Hochfelder seems to think so, as he increases his fund’s investment......(read more)
Exelis Inc (NYSE:XLS)

Exelis Inc (XLS), The Valspar Corporation (VAL), First Interstate Bancsystem Inc (FIBK): 3 Stocks Insiders are Bullish On

The best time to buy a stock is when the people running the company are themselves genuinely optimistic about its future prospects. Exelis Inc (NYSE:XLS......(read more)
New Media Investment Group Inc  NEWM

New Media Investment Group Inc (NEWM): Spencer M. Waxman’s Shannon River Fund Management Discloses 5.5% Stake

Spencer M. Waxman’s Shannon River Fund Management disclosed today a new position in New Media Investment Group Inc (NYSE:NEWM). According to the Schedule......(read more)
David E. Shaw Vertex Pharmaceutical

Why David Shaw is Bullish on Delek US Holdings, Inc. (DK)

David E. Shaw‘s hedge fund, D. E. Shaw, has raised its passive stake in Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DK) to 5.4% of the company from 5.0% held......(read more)
Shutterfly

Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY): Mario Cibelli Increases Stake, Sends Letter To Board

Mario Cibelli, the manager of Marathon Partners, is still bullish on Shutterfly, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY) and has further increased his investment. According......(read more)
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Monsanto Company (MON), Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) And Rockwood Holdings Inc. (ROC) Are Larry Foley And Paul Farrell’s Top Stock Pics

Founded in 2009 amid fears the financial world was about to crumble, Bronson Point Partners boasts a 58.5% return since then. The fund was founded and......(read more)
Biglari Holdings Inc (NYSE:BH)

Three Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Insiders Buy Shares Under Subscription Rights Offering

Three insiders at Biglari Holdings Inc (NYSE:BH) has recently acquired shares of the company, according to data from the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)
PowerSecure International, Inc. (POWR)

PowerSecure International Inc. (POWR): Becker Drapkin Management Is Pretty Active

Matthew Drapkin and Steven R. Becker’s Becker Drapkin Management has been quite active in relation to PowerSecure International, Inc. (NASDAQ:POWR)......(read more)
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Post Holdings Inc (POST): Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Doubles Exposure as the Company Diversifies

Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors recently disclosed having more than doubled its exposure to Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST). After adding 1.34 million......(read more)
Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management

Tiger Global Management Reveals New Stake in Bitauto Hldg Ltd (ADR) (BITA); Raises Exposure To Autohome Inc (ADR) (ATHM)

In a new couple of filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Tiger Global Management LLC, managed by Chase Coleman and Feroz Dewan, revealed......(read more)
Entropic Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTR)

Entropic Communications, Inc. (ENTR): John Thiessen’s New Bet

Is it a good time to buy Entropic Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTR) stock? John Thiessen seems to think so, having initiated a position for his fund......(read more)
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General Motors Company (GM), Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (SWK), CF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF): WCG Management Loves Dividend Stocks

WCG Management is a New York-based macro hedge fund managed by Barry Wittlin. It specializes in trading bonds, currencies and interest rate swaps. The......(read more)
Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (NYSE:FSM)

CGI Group Inc. (USA) (GIB), First Majestic Silver Corp (AG), Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM): Sprott Asset Management’s Bets on Materials and Tech Stocks

Sprott Asset Management is hedge fund with a history of delivering outstanding long-term performance to its clients. It had its origins in Sprott Securities......(read more)
Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO)

Southern Copper Corp (SCCO), Cousins Properties Inc (CUZ), Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc (NES) Saw Millionaire Insider Purchases in September

Our research has shown that stocks with multiple insider purchases outperformed the market by an average of 7 percentage points per year. Over the past......(read more)
NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) And Google Inc (GOOG) Are Mapleline Capital’s Top Stock Picks

Based in New York, Mapleline Capital LLC was founded by Leon Shaulov in 2013, following his departure as senior portfolio manager at Galleon Group. Prior......(read more)
Barry Rosenstein JANA PARTNERS

QEP Resources Inc (QEP): JANA Partners Cuts Position To Over 7%

JANA Partners, manage by Barry Rosenstein, has reduced its stake in QEP Resources Inc (NYSE:QEP). A newly amended filing with the U.S. Securities and......(read more)
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Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), eBay Inc (EBAY), Navient Corp (NAVI): Zenit Asset Management AB Loves These Stocks

In its latest 13F filing with the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission, Zenit Asset Management AB, led by Patrik Brummer, revealed its equity portfolio......(read more)
Lifelock Inc (NYSE:LOCK)

Lifelock Inc (LOCK), eBay Inc (EBAY), AVG Technologies NV (AVG): Okumus Fund Management Top Q2 Stocks

Okumus Fund Management, a New York-based hedge fund managed by Ahmet Okumus, recently filed its 13F with the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission. The......(read more)
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