Posts Tagged ‘Renaissance Technologies’

Dynegy Inc. (DYN), First Bancorp (FBP), Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK): Howard Marks’ Oaktree Capital Management’s Top Picks for The Third Quarter

OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Howard Marks’ Oaktree Capital Management disclosed today, with the SEC, its long equity positions for the third quarter of 2014. According to a Schedule......(read more)

Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), Oracle Corporation (ORCL), and United States Steel Corporation (X): Top New ‘Old’ Picks by Renaissance Technologies

RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES
Jim Simons is one of the greatest investors, whose stock picking skills made him one of the richest people in the world. Jim Simons’ Renaissance......(read more)

ViaSat Inc. (VSAT), Mobile Mini Inc (MINI), Extreme Networks Inc (EXTR): SG Capital Management Loves Small-Caps

ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT)
As major funds continue to file the Schedule 13F forms for the third quarter of 2014, disclosing their long equity positions as of September 30, I came......(read more)

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXP), CGI Group Inc. (USA) (GIB), Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM): Sprott Asset Management Loves More than Just Financial Stocks

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)
As outlined in a previous article, Eric Sprott’s Sprott Asset Management has a history of delivering outstanding long-term performance to its clients......(read more)

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (LOW), United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS), Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS): Greenhaven Associates Top Q3 Picks

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW)
Greenhaven Associates, managed by Edgar Wachenheim, recently disclosed its equity portfolio, worth $5.2 billion, for the third quarter of 2014. A new......(read more)

Becker Drapkin Management Bullish on Fuel Systems Solutions Inc. (FSYS); Strattec Security Corp. (STRT) Cut in GAMCO’s Equity Portfolio

Mario Gabelli
In two different filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Becker Drapkin Management, managed by Matthew Drapkin and Steven R. Becker,......(read more)

The Providence Service Corporation (PRSC): Coliseum Capital Boosts Stake and Finances Acquisition of CCHN Group Holdings (Matrix Medical Network)

The Providence Service Corporation
Christopher Shackelton and Adam Gray’s Coliseum Capital disclosed yesterday an increase in its activist stake in The Providence Service Corporation (......(read more)

Move Inc. (MOVE), Astec Industries Inc. (ASTE), MOCON Inc. (MOCO): Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Continues to Make Bullish Moves

Mario Gabelli
Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors continues to show itself bullish on the market. Yesterday, the funds affiliated with Mr. Gabelli (GAMCO, Gabelli Funds......(read more)

Agrium Inc. (USA) (AGU) Sees Jeff Ubben Going Activist; ValueAct Buys More Shares of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (ALSN)

VALUEACT CAPITAL
As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, Jeff Ubben‘s ValueAct has initiated an activist stake in Agrium Inc. (USA) (......(read more)

Calithera Biosciences Inc (CALA), BioFuel Energy Corp. (BIOF): Adage Capital Management and Third Point Are Bullish on These Companies

Dan Loeb THIRD POINT
Phill Gross and Robert Atchinson’s Adage Capital Management and Dan Loeb’s Third Point are bullish on Calithera Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:CALA) and......(read more)

Annies Inc (BNNY), SWS Group Inc (SWS): Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Is Active in These Companies – Check Out Its Moves

Mario Gabelli
Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors has been quite active over the past few days. Yesterday, the funds affiliated with Mr. Gabelli (GAMCO, Gabelli Funds......(read more)

Metro Bancorp Inc (METR), Casella Waste Systems Inc. (CWST): Portolan Capital Management and PL Capital Are Active in These Companies

Casella
George McCabe’s Portolan Capital Management and Richard Lashley and John Palmer’s PL Capital are in the spotlight today. Portolan Capital Management......(read more)

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL): PointState Capital Quadruples Stake While The Company Faces Lawsuit for Alleged Manipulation of Financial Figures

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LLL)
Zach Schreiber’s PointState Capital disclosed that it has quadrupled its exposure to L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LLL). In its latest Schedule......(read more)

Annies Inc (BNNY): GAMCO Investors Discloses New Stake After Acquisition by General Mills Inc. (GIS) Is Announced

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Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors disclosed yesterday a new stake in Annies Inc (NYSE:BNNY). Over the past month, the funds affiliated with Mr. Gabelli......(read more)

Bolt Technology Corp (BOLT), Medical Action Industries (MDCI), Sevcon Inc (SEV) And Peregrine Semiconductor Corp (PSMI) Are Among Mario Gabelli’s Latest Moves

Mario Gabelli
Mario Gabelli is still bullish on Bolt Technology Corp. (NASDAQ:BOLT) and has further increased his fund’s holding of the stock. According to......(read more)

Heska Corp (HSKA), Global Sources Ltd. (Bermuda) (GSOL): Hedge Funds’ Recent Moves

Mario Gabelli
Have Phill Gross and Robert Atchinson changed their mind about Heska Corp (NASDAQ:HSKA)? After increasing their stake by 20% during the second quarter......(read more)

Aviat Networks Inc (AVNW), MGT Capital Investments Inc (MGT): Hedge Funds Disclose Latest Moves

MGT CAPITAL INVESTMENTS, INC. LOGO
Is it a good time to buy Aviat Networks Inc (NASDAQ:AVNW) shares? Warren Lichtenstein seems to think so, as he has recently boosted his stake in the......(read more)

Cobalt International Energy Inc. (CIE), Aviat Networks Inc (AVNW): Paulson & Co Trims Stake in the First, While Steel Excel Inc (SXCL) Boost Exposure to the Second

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Steel Excel Inc (OTCMKTS:SXCL) continues to boost its exposure to Aviat Networks Inc (NASDAQ:AVNW), while John Paulson’s Paulson & Co trims its......(read more)

Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH), Actions Semiconductor Co. Ltd. (ADR) (ACTS): Accretive Capital Management and Meritage Group’s Bullish Moves

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH)
Two hedge funds disclosed a couple of bullish moves last Friday. Accretive Capital Management aknowledged a stake, with 4.5 million American Depositary......(read more)

Saba Software, Inc. (SABA), Agilysys, Inc. (AGYS): Hedge Funds Disclose Latest Moves

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Philip Hempleman, the manager of Ardsley Partners, has decided to reduce his exposure to Saba Software, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SABA) and has sold 25,000 shares......(read more)

VIRGINIA NATL BNK (VABK), Alimera Sciences Inc (ALIM), Advanced Photonix, Inc. (API): Hedge Funds Disclose Moves In Their Equity Portfolios

Alimera Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:ALIM)
Tim Mullen and his fund, Swift Run Capital Management, have sent a presentation to the management of VIRGINIA NATL BNK (OTCMKTS:VABK), in which they......(read more)

Guidance Software Inc. (GUID), I.D. Systems Inc. (IDSY): Osmium Partners and RGM Capital Are Active in These Companies

I.D. Systems Inc. (IDSY)
John H Lewis’ Osmium Partners disclosed today a new stake, with 656,800 shares of Common Stock, in I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY). In addition, Robert......(read more)

Pier 1 Imports Inc (PIR): Point72 Asset Management Discloses 5% Passive Stake

SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS
In a new filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Point72 Asset Management, managed by Steve Cohen, has disclosed a new stake in Pier......(read more)

Molycorp Inc (MCP), Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd (GILT): Howard Marks’ and James Dinan’s Recent Moves

OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
As we continue to track hedge funds’ activity, I came across two interesting transactions that took place recently. Howard Marks’ Oaktree Capital......(read more)

Becker Drapkin Management Ups Stake in Fuel Systems Solutions Inc. (FSYS); Agrees To Support EMCORE Corporation (EMKR) Asset Sale

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In a couple of new filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Becker Drapkin Management, managed by Matthew Drapkin and Steven R. Becker......(read more)
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