Posts Tagged ‘Federal Reserve’

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

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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: Stanley Druckenmiller, John Paulson & Starboard Value LP

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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 News: Ray Dalio, Mark Brodsky & David Einhorn

BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES
Failed Bridgewater Associates Relocation to Stamford Cost State $16 Million (Patch) Despite two years of courtship and promises of financial aid and tax......(read more)

Gold is Flat, Gold Miners ETF is on the Move

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The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is going to release its latest policy decision in less than an hour and the market is –......(read more)

Christopher Grisanti on The Oil Spike: More of an Opportunity than a Problem

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On June 17, Christopher Grisanti, co-founder at Grisanti Capital Management, was interviewed on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg Surveillance.”......(read more)

Jeff Rosenberg: There Is A Lot Of Complacency In The Market; The ECB Is Continuing The Financial Repression

Markets are not ready for a change in the message from the Federal Reserves, Jeff Rosenberg, BlackRock’s Chief Investment Strategist for Fixed Income......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Marc Lasry, Seth Klarman & Jonathan Savitz

AVENUE CAPITAL
Bucks owners spend day touring Milwaukee (WISN) The Milwaukee Bucks’ new owners were in town Thursday taking a tour of Brew City. Marc Lasry and......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Kyle Bass & Ray Dalio

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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: Bill Ackman, Carl Icahn & Ken Griffin

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Ackman’s Pershing Sells Rest of General Growth Properties Shares (BusinessWeek) Bill Ackman, the activist hedge-fund manager, sold all of his shares......(read more)

Is Peter Schiff Really Predicting This?

Many of you who are reading this – not the average Joe the Plumber on the street – have certainly been paying attention to the markets and......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Nelson Peltz, Dan Loeb & Mario Gabelli

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UPDATE 1-Mondelez adds activist investor Nelson Peltz to board (Reuters) Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ), which makes Cadbury chocolate, Oreo......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jeffrey Altman, Chris Hohn & Jim Chanos

Jeffrey Altman
Altman Leads Hedge-Fund Managers Betting Stock Rally to Continue (SFGate) Jeff Altman and John Paulson, two of last year’s best-performing hedge-fund......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Edward Lampert, Stanley Druckenmiller & Christopher Hohn

ESL INVESTMENTS
Sears Shares Crushed On Eddie Lampert’s One Year Anniversary As CEO (Forbes) Exactly one year ago, billionaire hedge fund manager Edward Lampert......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, GLG Partners & Marshall Wace Asset Management

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Insider trading trial puts SAC hedge fund under further pressure (The Guardian) A trial starting this week over what US prosecutors say is the most lucrative......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Thomas Sandell & Bernard Madoff

Crispin Odey
The £22m football bet: Hedge fund guru Crispin Odey shorts Manchester United shares (ThisIsMoney) Hedge fund guru Crispin Odey has made a £22million......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Barry Rosenstein, Steven Cohen & Carl Icahn

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Jana Partners Ekes Out November Gain Despite Some Notable Losses (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) After a rocky start to the month, Barry Rosenstein‘......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos & Jim Rogers

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Chanos takes on Buffett, calls Exxon and fellow oil majors a ‘value trap’ (MarketWatch) When the “Oracle of Omaha” talks, people listen......(read more)

Arguments For When The Fed Will Taper

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The general consensus is that the U.S. Federal Reserve will not begin to taper its asset purchases until sometime in 2014. Economic growth remains......(read more)

Gold Forecast: A 30% Pop, Then Another Plunge

SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)
“You got to know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em.” Kenny Rogers’ “The Gambler” earned the silver-bearded......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: One Guru’s Dire Warning, Julian Robertson & Apple

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3 Billionaire Interviews Every Investor Needs to See (Insider Monkey) Billionaire interviews: In today’s financial blogosphere, it’s not uncommon......(read more)

Consensus Say Fed Taper Likely In December Or January

Ben Bernanke
BAML has conducted another institutional survey for an updated look at when market players believe the U.S. Federal Reserve will taper its level of......(read more)

Earn Extra Income From Washington’s ‘Political Theater’

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Investors are getting nervous about the events going on in Washington as the government shutdown drags on. While we think that the shutdown is nothing......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Philip Falcone & Tom Steyer’s TV Ad

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Buffett to make $2 billion on crisis-era investment in Goldman Sachs (MarketWatch) Once again Warren Buffett has shown us why he ranks among the best......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman & Man Group’s Sell Ratings

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Bill Ackman Was Right About J.C. Penney (Forbes) Hedge Fund billionaire William Ackman has acknowledged that his big investment in J.C. Penney Company......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ben Bernanke, Cliff Asness & George Soros’s Housing Bet

Ben Bernanke & George Soros
Hedge funds back Geithner as Fed chief (CNBC) Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner shouldn’t be ruled out as a candidate for the next Federal......(read more)
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