Posts Tagged ‘Mitt Romney’

BP CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: T Boone Pickens, Edward Lampert & BlueCrest Capital Management

PICKENS: I Think Mitt Romney Is Thinking About Running Again (BusinessInsider) Last Friday morning, billionaire energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens was in......(read more)
Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management

Hedge Fund News: Chase Coleman, Daniel Benton & Ken Griffin

Tiger Global Posts Big Drop in September (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Tiger Global Management, the New York-based hedge fund firm founded by Tiger Cub......(read more)
INVESCO PRIVATE CAPITAL Wilbur Ross

Hedge Fund News: Wilbur Ross, Bill Ackman & George Soros

Wall Street Plays 2016 Dating Game as Christie Stumbles (BusinessWeek) Billionaire Wilbur Ross invited Paul Ryan over for lunch. Goldman Sachs Group,......(read more)
KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR)

Invest Like The Super-Rich With This 7.2% Yielder

Ever wonder how the super-rich manage their investments and retire on that private island with afternoon mojitos? A big part of it is investing in the......(read more)
setting up a hedge fund

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, TiVo Inc. (TIVO), Alere Inc (ALR)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ:TIVO), Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc (NYSE:MMI......(read more)
T2 PARTNERS

Hedge Fund News: Whitney Tilson, Marc Lasry, BlackRock Inc.

Whitney Tilson Wins as Disney (DIS) Gives Netflix (NFLX) its Stamp of Approval (StreetInsider) Hedge fund investor Whitney Tilson is standing a little......(read more)
largest hedge funds in the world

Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Carl Icahn, Halcon Resources Corp

One-Time Hedge Fund Wiz Faces Second Abysmal Year (CNBC) One of the hedge funds run by John Paulson, whose prescient bets against housing where chronicled......(read more)
RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES

Hedge Fund News: James Simons, David Einhorn, Office Depot Inc

Mysterious Hedge Fund Gets Even More Mysterious (CNBC) Renaissance Technologies is one of the most mysterious hedge funds in the world. With over $15......(read more)
SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Andrew Lo, Netflix

Bad Cohen optics (NYPost) Hedge-fund titan Steven Cohen is casting a shadow over the government’s last outstanding insider-trading trial. Only one person......(read more)
MLPs Are Getting Crushed

MLPs Are Getting Crushed

Investors knew that the results of the election would bode well for some asset classes and be a hindrance for others, and it appears that one of the losers......(read more)
United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO)

Time To Buy Oil?

The past few weeks have been rough on crude oil, as the massive commodity has been seeing a major decline in price. But with a sudden drop, this fossil......(read more)
SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)

Gold and Silver ETFs Soar After Obama Re-election

Late Tuesday night, it was announced that Barack Obama had won his re-election campaign, and will spend four more years in the White House. Wall Street......(read more)
Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Greg Coffey, Marc Leder

Navistar misfire raises yields (JournalGazette) Navistar International Corp (NYSE:NAV) bond yields are rising while those of other U.S. junk-rated truckmakers......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

Jim Rogers: Money Printing Will Run Amok

After Tuesday’s election results, analysts of all kinds are weighing in on how they think the next four years will go. With Barack Obama winning his......(read more)
Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT

Hedge Fund News: Paul Singer, Nelson Peltz, James Dinan

Union Hits Out at Vulture Fund Swoop on Tall Ship (MarineLink) The detention of the ship was ordered on application to a court by Elliott Capital Management......(read more)
setting up a hedge fund

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Thomas Steyer, Paul Singer

Obama Wins; Dollar Falls; George Soros Happy (Gather) President Obama wins his re-election bid. The dollar fell and the Euro rose upon the news, as concerns......(read more)
Barack Obama serious

Vote For Obama Or Romney With These Commodities

Tomorrow will mark the battle for what could be the 45th President of the United States. Barack Obama will square off against Mitt Romney with the goal......(read more)
SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, John Burbank, BarclayHedge

SAC Re bolsters team with four appointments (Artemis) SAC Re the Bermuda based Class 4 reinsurer backed by Steven A. Cohen, the billionaire hedge fund......(read more)
FARALLON CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Thomas Steyer, Julian Robertson, Blackstone

California billionaire moves on from hedge fund, to clean energy (Muckety) Tom Steyer’s announcement last week that he would step down from the hedge......(read more)
Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG)

These 3 Energy Stocks Could Soar if Romney Wins the Election

Major political events can have a powerful effect on the market, particularly oil stocks. And with the presidential election only two weeks away, a big......(read more)
GREENLIGHT CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Carl Icahn, Citigroup

Greenlight’s Einhorn questions Fed “spending spree” (Reuters) Hedge fund manager David Einhorn raised concerns about the U.S. central......(read more)
Dan Loeb THIRD POINT

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Phil Falcone, Citigroup

Hedge Funds Hot for Ailing Greece’s Debt (WSJ) One of the hottest trades of the past few months has been the bonds of a country so shaken by economic......(read more)
PAULSON & CO

Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Mitt Romney, BlueCrest

John Paulson Doubles Down (WSJ) Hedge-fund manager John Paulson famously made nearly $4 billion in 2007 correctly betting that the housing bubble, fueled......(read more)
Hedge Fund News: GLG Partners, Man Group, George Soros

Hedge Fund News: GLG Partners, Man Group, George Soros

Veritas – How the hedge fund universe loses another ‘star’ (InvestmentEurope) You could not blame GLG Partners co-founder Noam Gottesman......(read more)
Barack Obama serious

Obama Won the Second Debate, Here’s How to Play It

One of the best things about the fall of a presidential election year is the televised debates between the incumbent commander-in-chief and his challenger......(read more)
Time To Buy Coal?

Time To Buy Coal?

When it comes to the fuel of the future, many have been touting the advantages of natural gas for our economy, while others point to alternative energies......(read more)
George Soros

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, John Paulson, SkyBridge

Soros Demands Germany Stop Euro Destroying Europe (CNBC) The European Union could be destroyed by the “nightmare” euro crisis, and Germany......(read more)
SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)

4 Investing Opportunites From the Inside Commodities Conference

Index Universe’s Inside Commodities conference took place in Chicago this week, and we were lucky enough to get passes to hear the likes of Dennis Gartman......(read more)
hedge fund research

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Seth Klarman, Carl Icahn

George Soros Buys Convertible Bonds In Digital River (ValueWalk) George Soros’, Soros Fund Management, a hedge fund management company, which he founded......(read more)
Barack Obama serious

Schiff Refutes “Stellar” Jobs Numbers

Friday’s employment data had a number of people in an uproar. After Mitt Romney scored a victory in the first Presidential debate, many thought that......(read more)
Southpoint Capital Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, George Soros, Ron Paul

How to Short Like David Einhorn (Minyanville) I recently came across an old transcript of a David Einhorn speech at the Value Investing Congress in 2006......(read more)
Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT

Hedge Fund News: Mitt Romney, Paul Singer, David Harding

What Will Happen to Wall Street if Romney Wins in November? (Minyanville) During the first presidential debate, a Yahoo Finance poll found that 80% of......(read more)
Bill Ackman

Hedge Fund News: Jim Rogers, Marc Faber, Bill Ackman

Rogers takes on Dr Doom over China (InvestmentWeek) Veteran investors Jim Rogers and ‘Dr Doom’ Marc Faber have clashed over the merits of......(read more)
Top 4 Strengths a Successful Entrepreneur Needs

Warren Buffett News: Big Bird Can Make It Rain On His Own

TheDC Opinion: Big Bird can make it rain on his own (DailyCaller) Big Bird is a billionaire. A Warren Buffett, Eric Schmidt, Steve Jobs billionaire, which......(read more)
David Shaw

Bain Capital’s Bet Against Romney

As debate season heats up, we had an interesting takeaway from the first 2012 Presidential debate yesterday. Obama failed to mention anything about Romney......(read more)
Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ACI)

Thumbs-up from Romney sparks bullish activity in Arch Coal calls

Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ACI) – Shares in Arch Coal, Inc., which traded down to their lowest levels of the past decade during the month of July, caught......(read more)
Chase Coleman Tiger Global Management

Hedge Fund News: Chase Coleman, Dan Loeb, Nouriel Roubini

Hedge fund Tiger Global up 22.4 pct in first 9 mos (Reuters) Tiger Global, one of the world’s best-performing hedge funds, ended the third quarter......(read more)
Ben Bernanke

Faber: Romney’s Fed Chairmen Will Print Trillions

By now everyone is familiar with Ben Bernanke and his money printing strategies for solving an economy in crisis. His ideals concerning increasing the......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Hedge Fund News: Leon Cooperman, Steven Cohen, Apple

Apple has quietly created the world’s largest hedge fund worth $117 billion (Sys-Con) Apple is not only the most profitable company in the world, but......(read more)
TRIAN PARTNERS

Hedge Fund News: Nelson Peltz, George Soros, Jim Rogers

Nelson Peltz Is Still Scaring Companies (BusinessWeek) Mark Fetting, chief executive officer of Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM), was out of time. His biggest......(read more)
BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES

Hedge Fund News: Chris Hansen, Ray Dalio, Lookers

New arena heads for Seattle City Council approval Monday (SeattleTimes) Seattle City Council members this summer said they wouldn’t approve a $490......(read more)
Barack Obama serious

How a Romney Presidency Could Destroy Alternative Energy Investing

For the next two months, all anyone will be talking about is who will win the November election and how that will impact our nation. From our economic......(read more)
Ricky Sandler

Hedge Fund News: Mitt Romney, Ricky Sandler, Louis Bacon

Secret Footage of Romney Was Filmed at Estate of Sex Party-Throwing Hedge Fund Manager (GAWKER) You know that really damaging hidden camera footage of......(read more)
David Abrams

Hedge Fund News: Marc Faber, David Abrams, Ray Dalio

Marc Faber: If I Were Bernanke, I Would Resign (CNBC) Central bankers are “counterfeit money printers” and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke should......(read more)
FARALLON CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Thomas Steyer, Dan Loeb, BlackRock

Farallon Founder Talks Green Energy At Dem. Convention (Finalternatives) While most hedge fund managers are backing President Barack Obama’s opponent......(read more)
hedge fund research

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Steven Cohen, John Paulson

Soros tells Germany to lead or leave euro (IFAMagazine) Billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros made some bold statements in an interview......(read more)
MAVERICK CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Lee Ainslie, Nelson Obus, Leon Cooperman

Maverick Capital Partner to Leave (WSJ) Maverick Capital Ltd.’s Steve Galbraith, who left a top investment-strategist post at Morgan Stanley MS +......(read more)
hedge fund research

Warren Buffett News: A New Lease On Life

A new lease on life (TheSunChronicle) Corporate and city leaders hailed a reinvigorated LeachGarner as a reaffirmation of tradition and an investment......(read more)
hedge fund research

Warren Buffett News: Investing in the Smartphone Revolution

Investing in the Smartphone Revolution (InvestingDaily) Warren Buffett once said, “Don’t invest in something you don’t understand.” I beg to differ......(read more)
AVENUE CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Marc Lasry, Bill Gross, John Paulson

Looking back on Avenue’s falling assets and Soros’ summer soap opera (Absolutereturn-Alpha) One year ago Assets at Marc Lasry’s Avenue Capital Group......(read more)
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