Posts Tagged ‘Mark Kingdon Kingdon Capital Management’

Starboard Value Ups Stake in TriQuint Semiconductor (TQNT); Reports Resignation of Director from Unwired Planet Inc (UPIP)’s Board

TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TQNT)
Jeffrey Smith of Starboard Value LP has revealed two of his recent moves, which involve TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TQNT) and Unwired Planet Inc......(read more)

Hedge Fund Performance January 2012

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HSBC published the Hedge Weekly for the week of Jan 30 to Feb 3, revealing a list of hedge funds’ performances in January 2012. Some of the hedge funds......(read more)

10 Worst Performing Hedge Funds in 2011

PAULSON & CO
We have been compiling hedge fund returns in 2011 for the past couple of weeks. We gathered returns for more than 60 hedge funds we are tracking. Here......(read more)

Steven Cohen Likes These Fund Managers

SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS
Reuters is publishing parts of Steve Cohen’s sworn deposition testimony in Fairfax Financial case. Here is the part where Steven Cohen reveals the......(read more)

5 Healthcare Stocks Rated Buy – $MSA, $CMN, $ZOLL, $QCOR, $EBS

Chuck Royce
Analyst recommendations can be a first step to determining if a stock is worth risking your hard-earned money. At any given time, there are thousands......(read more)

3 Momentum Stocks Worth Buying – $ROVI, $IHG, $OCN

Millennium Management, Catapult Capital Management
When stocks rise on unusual volume, there is a momentum surrounding them. Sometimes that momentum is warranted, sometimes not, but when the market starts......(read more)

Hedge Funds Make a Bundle on Dynegy $DYN

Hedge Fund Strategies
Dynegy Inc (DYN) shares shot up 26.10% in trading on Tuesday. The increase came after reports that “Dynegy Inc.’s holding company filed for......(read more)

Hedge Funds Make Big on Bank of America $BAC

FAIRHOLME (FAIRX) Bruce Berkowitz
Bank of America (BAC) gained almsot 10% in trading on Thursday after it reported earnings “56 cents per share on revenues of $28.7 billion in the......(read more)

Hedge Funds Make Big After Cheniere $LNG Announces 20-Yr BG Contract

David E. Shaw Vertex Pharmaceutical
Several hedge funds made big after Cheniere Energy, Inc (LNG) rose from $6.12 a share at yesterday’s close to finish trading Wednesday at $10.32......(read more)

Insider Trading: Thomas E. Claugus’ GMT Capital Increased Its Position in $KRA

Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA)
Thomas E. Claugus’ GMT Capital recently increased its position in Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (KRA). GMT Capital is KRA’s large insider and......(read more)

Hedge Funds Gain Big After Amlin $AMLN Reports Higher Than Expected

ICAHN CAPITAL Carl Icahn
Amlin Pharmaceuticals (AMLN) rose 11.13% on Thursday morning after it reported a GAAP loss of 9 cents per share, which was narrower than the 15 cents......(read more)

Hedge Funds Recovered Some of their $BAC Losses Today

FAIRHOLME (FAIRX) Bruce Berkowitz
Bank of America Corp (BAC) rose over 40 cents a share on news Tuesday that it “posted a profit of $6.2 billion, or 56 cents a share, compared to......(read more)

Top Hedge Funds in September

PAULSON & CO
Hedge funds fell 3.2% in September according to Bloomberg, making September 2011 the worst month for hedge funds in over a year. Bloomberg cited the European......(read more)

Hedge Funds Gain Big on MCP

CHILTON INVESTMENT COMPANY
Molycorp, Inc. (MCP) opened at $33.36 on Thursday, October 6 after closing at $32.26 the day before. By the end of Thursday’s trading day, MCP stock......(read more)

Hedge Fund Performance August 2011

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Hedge fund performance in August 2011 was disappointing, according to Financial Times. “Hedge fund industry has failed to live up to its name”......(read more)

Facebook Billionaire Chase Coleman’s Recent Chinese Internet Stock Bet

Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management
Chase Coleman’s Tiger Global made a bundle on its Facebook and LinkedIn investments. Tiger Global returned more than 70% in 2010 and more than 15......(read more)

8 Hedge Funds That Made a Bundle on their Temple-Inland Bets $TIN

International Paper Company (NYSE:IP)
Yesterday International Paper (IP) made a $3.3 Billion hostile bid for Temple-Inland and today Temple-Inland (TIN) went up 40%. Several hedge funds were......(read more)

Hedge Funds Stung By Longtop Financial Technologies

MAVERICK CAPITAL
Insider Monkey tracks 300+ hedge funds and we will be sharing our hedge fund holdings data later this week with our readers. Our readers will be able......(read more)

Andreas Halvorsen’s Viking Global Increases Universal Health Services Stake $UHS

Andreas Halvorsen
Ole Andreas Halvorsen is one of the most successful Tiger cubs. Norwegian Halvorsen launched Viking Global at the end of 1999 with former Tiger employees......(read more)

10 Hedge Fund Managers Who Think Whitney Tilson is Wrong On Salesforce.com $CRM

T2 PARTNERS
Whitney Tilson gave a presentation last week arguing that Salesforce.com (CRM) is a momentum stock priced for perfection. Here is how he values CRM: “......(read more)

Ten Stocks Recommended by Top Hedge Fund Managers

GREENLIGHT CAPITAL David Einhorn
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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