Posts Tagged ‘phil falcone’


Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. (SPB): Harbinger Group (HRG) Is Bullish On This Company; And Two Others – Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL), Corp (ZPCM)

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Group was very active over the past few days, having filed Schedule 13D forms and Form 4’s for three companies: Spectrum......(read more)

Harbinger Group Inc (HRG): Leucadia National Corp. (LUK) Boosts Stake by 12% as CEO Phil Falcone Steps Down and Joseph Steinberg is Appointed Chairman

Ian Cumming and Joseph Steinberg’s Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) disclosed a 12% increase in its exposure to Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG). According......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Louis Hanover & Bridgewater Associates

Phil Falcone may ditch Minnesota Wild for Islanders stake (NYPost) Minnesota Wild co-owner Phil Falcone might quit his hockey-crazed home state to make......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Phil Falcone & Baupost Group

Warren Buffett betrays America (SLTrib) It must have been a bitter moment for President Barack Obama when he got the news that his favorite economic guru......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: James Simons, Phil Falcone & Steven Cohen

Renaissance Probed by Senate Panel on Tax Maneuver (Bloomberg) A U.S. Senate investigative panel will hold a hearing July 22 to probe tax maneuvers by......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Wilbur Ross, Steven Cohen & Michael Hintze

I’m selling 6 times more than buying: Wilbur Ross ( With the stock market recently at all-time highs, before Thursday’s sharp selloff......(read more)
Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG)

Leucadia National Boosts Stake in Harbinger Group Inc (HRG) to 20%

Leucadia National fund, managed by Ian Cumming and Joseph Steinberg has reported upping its position in Phil Falcone‘s Harbinger Group Inc (......(read more)
Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG)

Insiders Spend Millions Purchasing Shares of Republic Services, Prospect Capital Corporation, & Spectrum Brands Holdings

Tracking insider transactions is an important component of our investment strategy. While performing this task, I came across three very interesting (......(read more)
Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)

Leucadia National Boosts Stake in HomeFed Corporation (HOFD) Following an Agreement

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Leucadia National, managed by Ian Cumming and Joseph Steinberg, revealed boosting its stake......(read more)

Phil Falcone’s Hedge Fund Sells 23 Mln Shares of Harbinger Group Inc (HRG)

Phil Falcone‘s Harbinger Capital cut its stake in Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG). A recent Form 4 filing shows that the fund now holds 50.90 million......(read more)

Harbinger Capital Disposes Shares of Harbinger Group Inc (HRG)

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners has sold around 2.72 million shares of Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG), a recent SEC filing showed. The fund......(read more)
Och-Ziff Capital Management

Hedge Fund News: Daniel Och, Michael Novogratz & Phil Falcone

Billionaire Dan Och’s Hedge Fund Firm Is Doing Great As His Funds Trail The Market (Forbes) For billionaire Daniel Och’s hedge fund firm, Och......(read more)
Richard Perry

Perry Corp Trims Position in North American Energy Partners Inc.(USA) (NOA)

Richard Perry‘s Perry Corp  has significantly cut its position in North American Energy Partners Inc.(USA) (NYSE:NOA) for the second time during......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jeff Ubben’s ValueAct, Phil Falcone & John Burbank

Mariner encourages hedge fund community to adopt UN PRI (Risk) Mariner Investment Group has become one of the few US hedge funds to adopt the UN principles......(read more)

What Is Harbinger Group Doing In Ian Cumming and Joseph Steinberg’s Portfolio?

What is Harbinger Group? Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG) has recently been added to the equity portfolio of one of the hedge funds......(read more)

Harbinger Group Inc (HRG): Insiders Aren’t Crazy About It But Hedge Funds Love It

Should Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG) investors track the following data? In today’s marketplace, there are dozens of methods shareholders can use......(read more)
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.(NYSE:SPB)

Hedge Funds Are Selling Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB)

Is Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SPB) a good investment? Now, according to many investors, hedge funds are perceived as useless, outdated financial......(read more)
EXCO Resources Inc (NYSE:XCO)

What Hedge Funds Think About EXCO Resources Inc (XCO)

Is EXCO Resources Inc (NYSE:XCO) a buy at these levels? In today’s marketplace, there are plenty of gauges market participants can use to analyze their......(read more)
Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Steinway Musical Instruments Inc (LVB), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Steinway Musical Instruments Inc (NYSE:LVB), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), Priceline......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Harbinger Capital, Google Inc (GOOG)

Editor’s Note: MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI), Deere & Company (NYSE:DE), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) SEC delaying......(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: 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)
North American Energy Partners Inc.(USA) (NYSE:NOA)

Hedge Funds Are Buying North American Energy Partners Inc.(USA) (NOA)

Is North American Energy Partners Inc.(USA) (NYSE:NOA) a buy, sell, or hold? Money managers are turning bullish. The number of long hedge fund bets advanced......(read more)
Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge Fund News: Barclays, Carl Icahn, John Paulson

Chairman of Barclays Resigns (NYTimes) Marcus Agius, the chairman of Barclays, resigned on Monday, less than a week after the big British bank agreed......(read more)

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