Posts Tagged ‘George Soros’

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Actavis plc (ACT): Discovery Capital Management is Betting Big on These Stocks

Discovery Capital Management
Discovery Capital Management is a fund that was founded in 1999 by Rob Citrone and is one of the so-called Tiger Cub hedge funds, with Mr. Citrone prior......(read more)

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

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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)

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Citigroup Inc (C), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK): Viking Global Is Placing New Stakes in These Stocks

Andreas Halvorsen
The 13F season for the third quarter ended last week and, as I went through some major funds’ filings, I came across Andreas Halvorsen’s Viking Global......(read more)

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA): David Tepper’s New Picks from Q3

APPALOOSA MANAGEMENT LP
David Tepper‘s Appaloosa Management has an outstanding track record, providing great returns. In its latest 13F filing, Appaloosa disclosed a diversified......(read more)

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), eBay Inc (EBAY), Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY): Dan Loeb’s Third Point Is Placing New Bets on These Companies

Dan Loeb THIRD POINT
Dan Loeb’s Third Point recently filed its Schedule 13F form for the third quarter of 2014 with the SEC. In this document, the fund disclosed its long......(read more)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO): Top 10 Tech Stock Picks Among Hedge Funds

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)
With the latest round of 13F filings ending last week, it is time to look at some of the data that we can extract from the equity portfolios of over 700......(read more)

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

George Soros
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)

BroadSoft Inc (BSFT): Sagard Capital Partners Is Bullish on the Stock and Discloses $35 Mln Stake

BroadSoft Inc (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Dan Friedberg‘s Sagard Capital Partners has disclosed raising its stake in BroadSoft Inc (NASDAQ:BSFT). A new filing with the Securities and Exchange......(read more)

RetailMeNot Inc (SALE): Joel Ramin’s 12 West Capital Management Initiates 5.3% Position

RetailMeNot Inc (NASDAQ:SALE)
Joel Ramin’s 12 West Capital Management disclosed today a new position in RetailMeNot Inc (NASDAQ:SALE). According to a Schedule 13G form filed with......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jim Simons, George Soros & Citadel Investment Group

RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES
Dem Mega-Donor Maxes Out to ‘Independent’ Kansas Senate Hopeful (FreeBeacon) Greg Orman is still being coy about his partisan allegiances, but more......(read more)

George Soros Thinks Europe Needs Fiscal Stimulus While Other Investors Bet on Weaker Euro

George Soros
George Soros is a famous investor who once in 1992 managed to score $1 billion in profits by betting short $10 billions worth of british pounds, an event......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Ray Dalio & Eric Mindich

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Steven Spielberg and George Soros Stock Senate Democratic Super-PAC (Bloomberg) George Soros, Laurene Powell Jobs and Steven Spielberg are among the biggest......(read more)

WebMD Health Corp. (WBMD): Shannon River Picks Up Passive Stake to 5.2%

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ:WBMD)
Spencer M. Waxman‘s Shannon River Fund Management has picked up its passive stake in WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ:WBMD), as a new stake with the......(read more)

Churchill Downs Inc. (CHDN): Balyasny Asset Management Adds 45% To Its Holdings As The Company Seeks To Improve P.R.

Dmitry Balyasny
Dmitry Balyasny’s Balyasny Asset Management disclosed today a 45% increase in its exposure to Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN). According to a Schedule......(read more)

Tibco Software Inc. (TIBX): Eminence Capital Raises Stake by 66% Amidst Buyout Talks

Ricky Sandler
Ricky Sandler’s Eminence Capital disclosed yesterday, with the SEC, a 66% increase in its stake in Tibco Software Inc. (NASDAQ:TIBX). The fund now owns......(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)

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

EQT Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:EQM)
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)

Hedge Fund News: Chase Coleman, Daniel Benton & Ken Griffin

Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management
Tiger Global Posts Big Drop in September (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Tiger Global Management, the New York-based hedge fund firm founded by Tiger Cub......(read more)

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (FGP), Opko Health Inc. (OPK), and AGCO Corporation (AGCO) See Insiders Raising Stakes

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
Tracking insider trades gives an edge to investors like no other. Analysts can have views regarding a stock, but insiders put their money in a stock only......(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)

Hedge Fund News: Bruce Kovner, Seth Klarman & Brevan Howard

CAXTON ASSOCIATES LP
Caxton Hedge Fund Hires Former BNP Paribas Trader Fourcade (BusinessWeek) Caxton Associates LP, the hedge fund firm co-founded by billionaire Bruce Kovner......(read more)

Spansion Inc. (CODE): Balyasny Asset Management Quadruples Stake

Dmitry Balyasny
Dmitry Balyasny’s Balyasny Asset Management recently –more than- quadrupled its stake in Spansion Inc. (NYSE:CODE). Following the addition of 2.44......(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)

Facebook Inc. (FB) Users Angered With The New ‘Name Policy’ Requirement

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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is slowly enforcing it’s ‘Name Policy’ requirement  after a number of people complained they were denied access to......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Edward Lampert, George Soros & Bill Ackman

ESL INVESTMENTS
ESL Gives Sears $400 Million Lifeline (Finalternatives) Hedge fund ESL Investments has loaned $400 million to its largest investment, Sears Holdings Corporation......(read more)
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