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Dan Loeb’s Baxter International Inc (BAX) Activist Campaign Reaches a New Milestone

According to an amended 13D filing activist investor Dan Loeb‘s Third Point now owns about 53.85 million shares of Baxter International Inc (NYSE......(read more)
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Smart Money Says This Is Why You Should Bet on Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM)

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) is one of the largest restaurant companies in the world, with more than 41,000 restaurants around the globe. The company,......(read more)
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This Is What Hedge Funds Have To Say About Pharmaceutical Giant Allergan plc (AGN)

Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN), formerly known as Actavis, is a pharmaceutical company formed and shaped by at least five major M&A deals since 2012. This......(read more)
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Dan Loeb And Keith Meister Both Betting Heavily On These Stocks

Dan Loeb, the founder of Third Point, is a pioneer activist investor, whose flagship fund performed impressively in 2010, returning 41.7%. Keith Meister......(read more)

Baxter International Inc (BAX) and T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS) Among Dan Loeb’s Top New Picks

Renowned activist investor Dan Loeb‘s Third Point recently filed its 13F form with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which revealed its equity......(read more)
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Are These 3 Billionaires Right About Phillips 66 (PSX)?

Warren Buffett, Daniel Loeb, and T. Boone Pickens have all invested in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). The company trades at a price-to-earnings multiple of just......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Dan Loeb’s Third Point Amends Stake in Baxter International Inc (BAX) to 9.6%

A couple of days after disclosing a new position in Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX), Dan Loeb‘s Third Point issued an amended filing, in which......(read more)

Dan Loeb Goes Activist on Baxter International Inc (BAX) and Asks for Two Seats on the Board

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Dan Loeb‘s Third Point disclosed a large activist stake in Baxter International Inc......(read more)
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David Einhorn, Dan Loeb Go On A Second Activist Spree In Green Brick Partners Inc (GRBK)

According to two recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, David Einhorn‘s (pictured) Greenlight Capital and Dan Loeb‘s......(read more)

Third Point and Senator Investment Are Investing In The Same Stocks

Senator Investment Group was founded in 2008 by former Merrill Lynch co-workers Douglas Silverman and Alexander Klabin. The New York-based hedgie utilizes......(read more)
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Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Top Small-Cap Picks: Sothebys (BID), Third Point Reinsurance Ltd (TPRE), and Intrexon Corp (XON)

Billionaire activist hedge fund manager Dan Loeb of Third Point LLC recently filed his 13F with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Billionaire Dan Loeb Slightly Shuffles Third Point’s Top Picks, Selling Off Large Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Stake

Famous billionaire activist hedge-fund manager Dan Loeb of Third Point is renowned for the bombshells that he drops on the management of his target companies......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Steve Cohen, Feroz Dewan

Here’s Why Carl Icahn Thinks Apple Will Surge To $240 Per Share (Bloomberg) Carl Icahn is out with a new letter to Tim Cook arguing that Apple should......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ken Griffin, Daniel Loeb, Carl Icahn

King Ken: Recovered Citadel Chief Takes The Hedge Fund Throne (CNBC) In April, a hedge fund firm in Chicago snagged arguably the most sought after economic......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, John Paulson, Jason Karp

Buffett Feels Hedge Fund Managers’ Chill After Warmth in Omaha (Bloomberg) Warren Buffett had plenty of admirers Saturday at the annual meeting of his......(read more)
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Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Devon Energy Corp (DVN): Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Letter to Investors Reveals Two New Positions

Dan Loeb‘s Third Point has just issued its Investor Letter for the first quarter. The fund outlined its performance for the first three months of......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Nelson Peltz, Warren Buffett

Keith Meister’s Corvex Takes Large Stake In Yum Brands: Sources (CNBC) Earlier, Dan Loeb‘s Third Point took new positions in Yum Brands and Devon......(read more)
Alex Denner Sarissa Capital

Hedge Fund News: Alex Denner, Steven Tananbaum, Bill Ackman

Ariad Pharma CEO ‘Retires’ in Settlement With Activist Hedge Fund (The Street) Ariad Pharmaceuticals founder and CEO Harvey Berger is exiting......(read more)
Kyle Bass

Hedge Fund News: Kyle Bass, Steven Cohen, Thomas Wagner

Celgene, Shire Make Five as Kyle Bass Expands Drug Patent Fight (Bloomberg) Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass has expanded the number of drug companies whose......(read more)
Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management

Hedge Fund News: Chase Coleman, Daniel Loeb, Phil Frohlich

Tiger Global Falls 2.9 pct in March, Down 5.3 pct in Q1 (Reuters) Investment firm Tiger Global Management, one of the hedge fund industry’s most......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Huge Losses in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Not Enough to Stop Billionaire Dan Loeb from Beating the Market

Considering that the second-largest holding of Dan Loeb‘s Third Point, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA), lost 19.92% of its stock value during......(read more)
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Sothebys (BID), Enphase Energy Inc (ENPH): Why You Should Follow Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Small Cap Picks

The possibility for a company to go public through an IPO is probably one of the best things that capitalism could’ve come up with. However, a small......(read more)
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Dow Chemical, Actavis & Sotheby’s Are Dan Loeb’s Largest Holdings For Long-Term Horizon

Billionaire Dan Loeb is a prominent activist investor that managed around $18 billion in assets via his hedge fund Third Point (stock picks, investor......(read more)

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), eBay Inc (EBAY): Dan Loeb’s Large-cap Stock Picks (and Why They Can’t Beat the Market)

Hedge fund managers have a hard time delivering market-beating returns to their investors. The last seven years have proven testament to that, with the......(read more)
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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)

Billionaire Dan Loeb`s Third Point Looks to Rebound From Poor Year With Top Picks: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Amgen, Inc. (AMGN), Dow Chemical Co (DOW)

Dan Loeb`s Third Point filed its latest 13F with the SEC last week, detailing its long positions at the end of a self-admittedly poor year for the fund......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Third Point 2014 Q4 Investor Letter

Third Point’s 2014 Q4 investor letter is out. It can be downloaded below. Dan Loeb‘s Third Point Offshore returned 5.7% in 2014 due to “......(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’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)
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Dow Chemical Co (DOW): Dan Loeb’s Proxy Fight Takes an Interesting Turn of Events

Dan Loeb‘s Third Point has taken some steps regarding Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) and has formed an advisory board that can help the company to seek......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Dan Loeb & Sprott Asset Management

Billionaire Steve Cohen pays $100 million for art sculpture (PageSix) Billionaie hedge fund manager Steve Cohen is the secret buyer of the Alberto Giacometti......(read more)
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Green Brick Partners Inc (GRBK): David Einhorn Becomes Half-Owner and Chairman; Dan Loeb’s Third Point Raises Stake

Two investors have disclosed raising their exposure to Green Brick Partners Inc (NASDAQ:GRBK) in several filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)

Calithera Biosciences Inc (CALA), BioFuel Energy Corp. (BIOF): Adage Capital Management and Third Point Are Bullish on These Companies

Phill Gross and Robert Atchinson’s Adage Capital Management and Dan Loeb’s Third Point are bullish on Calithera Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:CALA) and......(read more)

Amgen, Inc. (AMGN), VCA Inc (WOOF), Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Among Stocks Pitched at Robin Hood Conference

As the Robin Hood Investors Conference closed yesterday, we have compiled a second recap of some of the best ideas that have been presented yesterday.......(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)
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)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Third Point & Soros Fund Management

Will Warren Buffett win this bet? (MorningStar) Investing icon Warren Buffett made a bet about the relative performances of hedge funds and index funds......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, John Paulson & Carl Icahn

Daniel Loeb’s Third Point Raised $2.5 Billion in Two Weeks (WSJ) New York hedge-fund manager Daniel Loeb has raised a $2.5 billion war chest to......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Barry Rosenstein, Steven Cohen & Third Point

Activist Investor Barry Rosenstein to Join Walgreen Board (NYTimes) The activist investor Barry Rosenstein will join the board of Walgreen, the drugstore......(read more)
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Enphase Energy Inc (ENPH): Dan Loeb’s Third Point LLC Sells 1.2 Mln Shares

Activist investor Dan Loeb once again makes the news, as his hedge fund Third Point LLC trimmed its exposure to Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ENPH) by 16......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Louis Bacon, Chase Coleman & Third Point

Louis Bacon and Peter Nygard Move Bahamas Feud to New York (NYTimes) The hedge fund billionaire Louis M. Bacon has filed a lawsuit against the Canadian......(read more)
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Sothebys (BID) Loses $24.3 Million in Its Proxy Battle with Dan Loeb

It wouldn’t be wrong to say that when Daniel Loeb buys a stake in a company, he is actually ‘pointing a gun’ towards the company’......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: James Dinan, Dan Loeb & Citadel Investment Group

James Dinan’s York Fared Well in the First Half (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) James Dinan‘s New York-based hedge fund firm, York Capital Management......(read more)
Lone Pine Capital 2015 Q2 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Stephen Mandel, Daniel Loeb & Elliott Management

Lone Pine Tells Clients Loss Stemmed from Sins of Omission (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Stephen Mandel Jr.‘s Lone Pine Capital, which lost between......(read more)
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Dan Loeb’s Third Point LLC Asks The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) To Release Value

In an interview with CNBC, Andrew Liveris, the chairman & CEO of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), speaks about shareholder activism and also about......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Eric Mindich, Warren Lichtenstein & Daniel Loeb

Investors Pull $1 Billion from Eric Mindich’s Eton Park (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Investors have pulled more than $1 billion from Eric Mindich&#......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Carl Icahn & BP Capital

Sotheby’s Enters Into Pact With Ebay To Sell Artworks Online (ColumbusCEO) Sothebys (NYSE:BID), the auction house that put activist investor Dan......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Daniel Loeb, Nouriel Roubini & Jana Partners

Loeb’s Third Point flagship fund gains 6 pct in first half (Reuters) Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb‘s main hedge fund returned 6 percent......(read more)
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Dan Loeb’s Third Point: Top Small-Cap Picks Include Sothebys (BID), Intrexon Corp (XON), Ocwen Financial Corp (OCN)

Our equity market studies have shown that the most popular small-cap picks ($1 billion – $5 billion market cap) amongst hedge funds have historically......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Paul Singer, David Tepper & Sandell Asset Management

Piggybacking on Billionaire Singer Boosts Debt: Argentina Credit (Bloomberg) Speculators in Argentina’s defaulted debt are looking to ride billionaire......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: T Boone Pickens, Paul Singer & Daniel Loeb

The Next Billion (Barrels of Oil): T. Boone Pickens Calls for Energy Plan at Stansberry Society Event (CountingPips) Known for his saying that “the......(read more)

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