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Carl Icahn Talks About eBay Inc (EBAY) & Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI); Provides Opinion on Oil and Global Markets

Hedge Fund Strategies
As it was reported in the news in the last couple of days, activist investor Carl Icahn took some important steps regarding two companies, in which he......(read more)

Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI): Carl Icahn Pushes for Two Board Seats Ahead of Planned Split of Company

Carl Icahn as viking
Activist investor Carl Icahn has expressed his intention to obtain two seats on the Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI)’s board in an effort to counter......(read more)

Greenlight Capital Investor Letter 2014 Q4

David Einhorn Greenlight Capital
Greenlight Capital’s 2014 Q4 investor letter can be downloaded below. David Einhorn‘s long-short partly activist hedge fund returned 8% in......(read more)

Bill Ackman Talks about Pershing Square Holdings Ltd (PSH) IPO; Likes Restaurant Brands International Inc (QSR); Had Plans to Invest in Tesco PLC (TSCO)

Can hedge funds beat the market
Bill Ackman, the notorious investor and CEO of Pershing Square, is a name that would certainly come up in a discussion about activist investing. Mr. Ackman......(read more)

Msci Inc (MSCI): ValueAct’s CEO Jeff Ubben Pushes for Board Seats; Says Has “Unanswered Questions”

VALUEACT CAPITAL
In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jeff Ubben‘s ValueAct Capital has disclosed a letter sent to the Lead Director of the......(read more)

Updated: Insider Monkey’s Small-Cap Strategy Up 28.6% YTD – How Did We Do It?

Warren Buffett Quote 4
We launched our quarterly newsletter at the end of August 2012. The idea behind our small-cap hedge fund strategy is pretty straight forward. We identify......(read more)

Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD): How Did Andreas Halvorsen’s Small-Cap Picks Perform in Q3?

Andreas Halvorsen
Andreas Halvorsen‘s Viking Global is a fund with great returns over its 15-years old history. Since its foundation, Viking’s flagship fund......(read more)

MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV): Starboard Value Raises Activist Stake to 6%

Jeff Smith
In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value reported raising its position in MeadWestvaco Corp. (......(read more)

Ascend Capital 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Ascend Capital 2014 Q3 Investor Letter
Insider Monkey has seen a copy of Ascend Capital’s 2014 Q3 investor letter. Malcolm Fairbairn founded Ascend Capital in 1999. Ascend Partners Fund......(read more)

Illumina, Inc. (ILMN), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX): Can Andreas Halvorsen’s Top Picks Outperform Mr. Market?

Andreas Halvorsen
Viking Global has been launched around 15 years ago by Tiger Cub Andreas Halvorsen, a former employee of Julian Robertson‘s Tiger Management and......(read more)

Insider Monkey Strategy is Up 18.7% YTD, New Picks Are Out

Stock Trading Insider NYSE Market
Insider Monkey’s small-cap hedge fund strategy returned 18.7% year-to-date, vs. 12.9% gain for S&P 500 ETF (SPY) and 1.8% gain for Russell 2000......(read more)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOGL), and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Among Top 10 Most Popular Stocks in Hedge Funds’ 13Fs

Hedge Fund Managers
As the latest round of 13F filings has witnessed an increase in bullish sentiments among hedge funds. This especially affected the most popular companies......(read more)

TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Meena Krishnamsetty Presents Highlights of Latest Round of 13F Filings

Insider Monkey Newsletter Review
Last week, as it approached the end of the latest round of 13F filings, was pretty busy for experts at Insider Monkey, who have been gathering data and......(read more)

My #1 Top-Ranked Stock in the World

Sio Capital
I usually don’t give away my best stock idea but from time to time I’d also like to give something valuable back to the subscribers who are......(read more)

Greenlight Capital 2014 Q3 Investor Letter Pdf Download

Greenlight Capital
Greenlight Capital’s 2014 Q3 investor letter is out. You can download the entire investor letter below. The third quarter wasn’t kind to Greenlight......(read more)

Qihoo 360 Technology Co Ltd (QIHU), Actavis plc (ACT), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Among 20 Long Ideas from Sohn Canada

GLENVIEW CAPITAL
The Capitalize For Kids investors conference took place last week and featured many notorious speakers that pitched their investment ideas. It was the......(read more)

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Hedge Funds

Things You Didn't Know About Hedge Funds
We are probably the most popular hedge fund tracking website in the World. Hedge funds weren’t a very popular topic among financial journalists......(read more)

Lone Pine Capital 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Lone Pine Capital 2014 Q3 Investor Letter
Lone Pine Capital’s 2014 Q3 investor letter is out. Lone Pine Capital is one of the largest hedge funds in the World. Stephen Mandel‘s Lone......(read more)

Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter
Third Point’s 2014 Q3 investor letter is out. You can download it below. Dan Loeb indicated in the investor letter that the long/short equity fund......(read more)

NCR Corporation (NCR): Marcato Capital Management Goes Activist With 6.5% Stake and Wants Richard McGuire Nominated as Director

Marcato Capital
Richard McGuire’s Marcato Capital Management has gone activist on NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR). According to a Schedule 13D form filed with the SEC today......(read more)

Top 6 Least Expensive Tourist Destinations in 2014

Least Expensive Tourist Destination
What are the least expensive tourist destinations in 2014? You don’t have to break the bank to have a nice getaway. Dutch researchers did a research......(read more)

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX): Hedgies Carl Icahn, Andreas Halvorsen, and Philippe Laffont Just Lost More Than $500 Million

ICAHN CAPITAL Carl Icahn
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has great content. Just today, it provided live coverage of a Prince and Pauper drama. By the end of the show all the billionaire......(read more)

Eton Park Capital 2014 Q2 Investor Letter

ETON PARK CAPITAL
Eton Park Capital’s 2014 Q2 investor letter revealed that the fund has been taking advantage of the low volatility environment before the recent......(read more)

Hedge Fund Investor Letters: Insider Monkey’s New LinkedIn Group

Hedge Fund Managers
Hedge Fund Investor Letters is Insider Monkey’s new LinkedIn group. We will be sharing stock picks that are obtained from hedge fund investor letters......(read more)

PointState Capital’s Zach Schreiber Predicted The Decline in Oil Prices

Decline In Crude Oil Prices Zach Schreiber
It is tough to be a macro hedge fund manager. We were at the Ira Sohn Investment Conference last May. Zach Schreiber, the co-founder and the top guy at......(read more)
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