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What Jim Chanos Thinks About China, Apple Inc. (AAPL) & Where He’s Looking Next

Jim Chanos is a legendary short seller. His 13F portfolio is typically filled with a few thousand dollars worth of long positions each quarter, but the......(read more)
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Jim Chanos Is Shorting Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), Should You?

On July 17th, famous short seller Jim Chanos of Kynikos (the short seller who played a key role in uncovering fraud at Enron and WorldCom) mentioned at......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Steven Cohen, Hewlett-Packard

Carl Icahn takes bigger slice of Chesapeake Energy (TulsaWorld) Activist investor Carl Icahn bumped up his stake in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: T. Boone Pickens, Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos

T. Boone Pickens losses rear-end on wind energy(KRMG) Oilman T. Boone Pickens says his wind energy plan was costly. He talked about it on MSNBC’s Morning......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Asia Hedge Funds, Rogers, Cohen, Kinnucan…

Ex-Kingdon Exec Readies Samena-Backed Asia Hedge Fund (Reuters) Wuzhu Asia Partners, founded by former director of Asia research at New York-based multi......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Rogers, Baupost, Paulson…

Chanos, Zimmerman on Hedge Fund History (Bloomberg) Jim Chanos, founder of Kynikos Associates Ltd., Jamie Zimmerman, chief executive officer of Litespeed......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Falcone & LightSquared, Hedge Funds Buy Banks, Insider Trading Cases…

Billionaire Falcone: No Lightsquared Bankruptcy (Reuters) Hedge fund manager Philip Falcone is ruling out a bankruptcy filing for his telecom startup......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News, Doug Whitman Insider Case, Soros, Rogers…

Whitman Capital Founder Accused of Using Tips From Rajaratnam Insider (Bloomberg) Whitman Capital LLC’s president was charged with taking part in two......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Fairfax $FFH Case Against Third Point and Kynikos Dismissed

Jim Chanos’ Kynikos Associates LP and Daniel Loeb’s Third Point are having a brighter holiday season after they “won dismissal from......(read more)
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Jim Chaos And Dan Loeb’s Lawuit, SEC After Hedge Funds, Jim Roger And Seth Klarman’s Interview

Kynikos, Third Point Are Dismissed From $8 Billion Fairfax Suit (Bloomberg) James Chanos’ Kynikos Associates LP and Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC......(read more)
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Jim Chanos and Daniel S. Loeb Vs. Prem Watsa

New Jersey Superior Court Judge Stephan C. Hansbury dismissed Fairfax Financial’s $8 billion lawsuit against Jim Chanos’ Kynikos and Dan Loeb......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Received Illegal Inside Information From Henry Paulson

Bloomberg reports that hedge funds received illegal inside information from Henry Paulson. We aren’t surprised a tiny bit. Ordinary investors don......(read more)
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Jim Chanos on China

Jim Chanos was on Bloomberg TV today and made the following comments on China: Chanos on his recent trip to Hong Kong and Australia: “I think we......(read more)

Several Hedge Funds Cut Citigroup $C in Third Quarter

Citigroup (C) lost -38.47% in the third quarter, going from $41.62 a share on June 30 to just $25.61 a share on September 30, and it shows by the number......(read more)
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Chanos Shorts, Kupersmith Indictments, Magnetar Dismissed, Zevallos Launch

Jim Chanos Still Shorting Banks (Businessweek) China is on “a bigger and faster treadmill” than ever as property sales slow, said Jim Chanos, the......(read more)

Exis Capital’s Adam Sender Has A Message For Prem Watsa

Adam Sender, founder of Exis Capital Management, cut his teeth at Steve Cohen‘s SAC Capital after graduating from the University of Michigan with......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News – Segantii Returned 29% YTD, Hintze Donates to Cameron

Hedge Fund Manager Barton Biggs Boosts Investment on Improving US Data (Businessweek) Barton Biggs, the hedge fund manager who bought stocks when the......(read more)
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Jim Chanos is Shorting These Stocks Right Now

Jim Chanos, the founder of Kynikos, was at the CNBC’s Delivering Alpha talking about the stocks he is shorting. Jim Chanos is extremely bearish......(read more)
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A Flaw in John Carney’s Hedge Fund Tax Hike Analysis

John Carney argues that hedge funds can avoid tax hikes by re-characterizing the transaction as a loan transaction. Here is how he explains this: “......(read more)
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Jim Chanos is Relatively Bullish About These Stocks

It is rare to have “Jim Chanos“, the legendary short seller, and “bullish” in the same sentence. Not anymore. Two months ago Insider......(read more)
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Chanos’ Favorite Short Idea: Shorting Green Energy

Earlier today we showed how Jim Chanos made out like a bandit by shorting Chinese stocks. Chanos was on Bloomberg TV yesterday and saying that he was&#......(read more)
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Journalists Don’t Get Chanos’ China Short Play

Jim Chanos has been short China’s real estate market for the last 18 months. Investors and journalists have been expecting nothing short of a huge......(read more)
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China’s Property Bubble, Millennium Management’s John Novogratz, Baupost

China’s Property Bubble (Forbes) “If this overheated property market, on all sides of the market, if it does not coool down in 2011, we will continue......(read more)
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Did Jim Chanos Give Up Shorting?

Legendary short seller Jim Chanos recently started going long on certain shares. For the first time Chanos’ Kynikos Associates LP filed a 13F form......(read more)
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7 Ways Of Shorting China’s Real Estate Bubble

More than a year ago Jim Chanos raised questions about China’s enormous real estate and construction investments and stated that he is shorting China......(read more)

Dan Loeb: “Prem Watsa bend over the hedge funds have something special for you”

Reuters has a special report about the Dan Loeb vs. Fairfax Financial saga. This is an excerpt from that report: Old emails sent by the Third Point hedge......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Is Daniel Loeb Really A Liar?

Daniel Loeb’s Third Point, Steve Cohen’s SAC Capital Advisors LP, Jim Chanos’ Kynikos Associates Ltd. and Exis Capital Management Inc......(read more)

Ten Stocks Recommended by Top Hedge Fund Managers

Most investors are interested in what hedge fund managers recommend today, Insider Monkey, your source for free insider trading data, pays more attention......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Short China

China is going through a property boom. The master of short selling, Jim Chanos, questioned China’s real estate investments and said he is now shorting......(read more)

10 Stocks Whitney Tilson Is Heavily Short Right Now

In his latest investor letter, Whitney Tilson informs his investors that he carefully analyzed his entire short book and that he’s convinced he......(read more)

25 Most Popular Hedge Fund Managers of 2010

It’s neither easy nor straightforward to determine who the best hedge fund managers are. One method used by magazines is identifying the best......(read more)
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Jim Chanos: The Master of Short Selling

Jim Chanos is many people’s favorite short seller. He almost singlehandedly vindicated short sellers by revealing the ongoing fraud at Enron and WorldCom......(read more)
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Jim Chanos Stays Away From Expert Networks Like the Plague

Jim Chanos, founder of Kynikos Associates, says as general rule he stays away from expert networks. ” If someone has fiduciary responsibility ,......(read more)
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Is Jim Chanos Short Netflix?

Shortseller Jim Chanos has a stellar reputation. He picks shorts from the industries that are going through innovation and creating a lot of technological......(read more)
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Jim Chanos’ Ford Short Gone Wrong

Hedge fund manager Jim Chanos said in a CNBC interview that the auto sector was a hands down chronic money loser. But the global capacity for autos,......(read more)

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