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See Notorious Short-Seller’s Take on Tesla and SolarCity; Do Hedge Funds Agree with Him?

Jim Chanos, the manager of Kynikos Associates, is one of the most famous short-sellers on Wall-Street, gaining popularity in the early 2000’s when......(read more)
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Why Jim Chanos and Hedge Funds Hate Tesla

Jim Chanos of Kynikos laid out more of his reasoning for being bearish on Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) during an interview with CNN Money this week.......(read more)
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Carl Icahn Increases His Ammunition against Jim Chanos in the Battle For Cheniere Energy

In a recently submitted 13G filing with the SEC, legendary activist investor Carl Icahn‘s Icahn Capital LP revealed that it had increased its activist......(read more)
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Jim Chanos Squares Off Against Carl Icahn, Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) With Latest Short

Master of short-selling, Jim Chanos, has revealed his latest short bet: Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:LNG), a developer of liquefied natural gas (......(read more)

Jim Chanos’ Latest Short Is This Solar Stock

Jim Chanos is one of the most popular short sellers in the investment industry. He established Kynikos in 1985, with short selling as the guiding principle......(read more)
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Brilliant Jim Chanos Betting On Watches (Of The Apple Variety) And Online Security With His Top Tech Stocks

Kynikos Associates, led by legendary Yale graduate Jim Chanos, is a New York City-based hedge fund famous for its short positions. Chanos is described......(read more)
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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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Intel Corporation (INTC), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT): Jim Chanos Discusses His Short Picks, Oil and Buyback Programs

Jim Chanos is running the biggest hedge fund that employs mainly a short-selling strategy to obtain returns. Even though his fund, Kynikos Associates,......(read more)
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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)’s China Problems Includes Corruption

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is battling one problem in China that few are talking about: corruption. That is according to Jim Chanos, Kynikos Associates......(read more)

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Hedge Fund Aurelius Denies Lawsuit Against Petrobras (Buenos Aires Herald) Aurelius Capital Management, one of the main plaintiffs against Argentina in......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Nelson Peltz, Jim Chanos & Warren Buffett

Shareholder Pressure Helped Lead to New MSG Board Members (NYTimes) The Madison Square Garden Company surprised many on Monday when it announced — besides......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Christian Leone & Valueact Capital

Bill Ackman Can’t Possibly Be Expected To Remember All The Great Ideas He’s Ever Had (DealBreaker) Bill Ackman wants to clear up a few things. First......(read more)
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Some Bullish Picks from Robin Hood Investors Conference

Usually, conferences, where some of the best investors voice their opinion about the markets, economy and even present some of their best stock picks,......(read more)
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Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (PBR) Stock Is A Scheme: Jim Chanos

The upcoming Brazilian election has had its fair amount of impact on Brazilian stocks with most of them bouncing up and down heading into Sunday’s big......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Paul Singer & Esl Investments

Hedge fund manager Chanos says betting against Petrobras at conference (Reuters) Hedge fund manager Jim Chanos on Monday said he is betting against Brazil......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Andrew Hall & BlueCrest Capital Management

Casino mogul Wynn accuses short-seller Chanos of slander in lawsuit (DailyMail) Steve Wynn, the billionaire casino mogul, has filed a lawsuit accusing......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Israel Englander, Lee Ainslie & Appaloosa Management LP

Hedge Fund Billionaire Izzy Englander Paid A Record $71 Million For His Palatial Duplex (BusinessInsider) Izzy Englander and his palatial new duplex.......(read more)
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Hedge Fund Highlights: Chase Coleman, Daniel Loeb & David Tepper

Chase Coleman’s Tiger Global Exits Yahoo, Amazon Last Quarter (Bloomberg) Tiger Global Management LLC, the $14 billion investment firm run by Chase......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Kyle Bass, Barry Rosenstein & Crispin Odey

Inside Kyle Bass’s Favorite Mortgage Servicer Play (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) These days it’s difficult to miss Kyle Bass, the founder of Hayman......(read more)
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Hedge Fund Highlights: Daniel Loeb, Jim Chanos & Jana Partners

New Masters of the Art Universe (Wall Street Journal) In the morning of Oct. 2, hedge-fund manager Daniel Loeb sat down in his Park Avenue office—......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jeffrey Altman, Chris Hohn & Jim Chanos

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)
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Hedge Fund Highlights: Jeffrey Smith, George Soros & Eric Mindich

Hedge fund pushes Wausau Paper to leave Wisconsin, or sell (Appleton Post Crescent) Manhattan hedge fund that takes credit for forcing Wausau Paper......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos & Jim Rogers

Chanos takes on Buffett, calls Exxon and fellow oil majors a ‘value trap’ (MarketWatch) When the “Oracle of Omaha” talks, people listen......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos’ Pupils, George Soros & Paul Singer

Kynikos Alumni Start Hedge Fund Betting on Declining Stocks (Bloomberg) Two former analysts of Jim Chanos’s Kynikos Associates Ltd., which rose to fame......(read more)

Poker Night on Wall Street: The Unofficial Odds

Poker Night on Wall Street: Due to the nature of poker, it’s only natural that hedge fund managers are probably dominant in the sport (that’......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jeff Vinik, Meredith Whitney & Jim Chanos’ Thoughts on Oil

Vinik Seeds Ex-Manager Iben’s Fund Firm With $20 Million (Bloomberg) Jeffrey Vinik, the money manager who shut his hedge fund earlier this year after......(read more)
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Top 5 Hedge Fund Career Mistakes

As you learn more about the top 5 hedge fund career mistakes, it may become obvious that you are on the wrong path. Fortunately, it is never too late......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Warren Buffett & Marc Faber’s Accurate Calls

When hedge fund guru speaks, the world listens (WAToday) The short sellers’ favourite short seller, Jim Chanos packs more punch than the $US6 billion......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Jeffrey Ubben, D.E. Shaw, Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Editor’s Note: K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN), Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY), United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple Inc......(read more)
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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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Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Highlights: Buyback Talks, Jim Chanos, Options Trading & More

Editor’s Note: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Herbalife puts in all-time high on buyback......(read more)
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Giving Apple Inc. (AAPL) a Run for its ‘Patent Money’

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) News: Xbox Music, New Surface Unveil

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has certainly been a tech company that has found itself prominent in the headlines in the days since the Labor Day......(read more)
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BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Huawei and Market Share

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), in the wake of the major smartphone-market announcement this week that Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is initiating......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NOK), BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY): Smartphone Market Moves?

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) certainly could not allow a holiday weekend to go by without making some headlines. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:......(read more)

Should You Avoid CNH Global NV (ADR) (CNH)?

Is it smart to be bullish on CNH Global NV (ADR) (NYSE:CNH)? At the moment, there are a multitude of gauges market participants can use to analyze publicly......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) v, Inc. (AMZN): E-book War Continues

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a legal dispute? There is virtually no day that goes by in which there is a courtroom somewhere in the world that a lawyer......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Larry Robbins, Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), UBS AG (ADR) (NYSE:UBS), Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL), Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS),......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Radian Group Inc (RDN), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Deutsche Bank AG (USA) (NYSE:DB), Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE:CS), Bank of......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Paul Singer, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG), Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG), Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES), Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Eddie Lampert, Phil Falcone, The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Fortress......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL) BOARD TO MICHAEL......(read more)
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Jim Chanos is Shorting Seagate Technology PLC (STX). Should You?

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published last month. At the Ira Sohn conference on Wednesday, Jim Chanos gave a presentation on being......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Carl Icahn, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), AOL, Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Nuance Communications Inc......(read more)

Is China Headed for a Crash? Jim Chanos Has The Answer

The main attraction of this year’s “Wine Country Conference” was Jim Chanos’s presentation on China. The conference, which was held in Sonoma,......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World Inc. (AMZN) Seeks Sweet Music With AutoRip Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been very active in the news since the calendar changed into 2013. We’ve covered some of those items here. And......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World, Inc. (AMZN) Kindle Fire Caught Fire This Year?, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) made quite a hubbub over its new line of Kindle Fire HD devices in the fall as part of the company’s ramp-up to the......(read more)
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Be Like Jim Chanos With These ETFs

Today is a very good to be famed short-seller Jim Chanos, the founder and president of Kynikos Associates, a $6 billion hedge fund. Shares of Dow component......(read more)
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Starbucks, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Whole Foods: Jim Chanos’s Major Shakeups

Kynikos Associates, managed by Jim Chanos, recently filed its 3Q 13F with the SEC. Chanos is a famed short seller, and he does report long positions,......(read more)
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Apple (AAPL), Google (GOOG), (AMZN): Walled Gardens?

A “walled garden” concept in the technology sector is not an old idea – America Online, also known as AOL, Inc. (NYSE:AOL), tried the......(read more)

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