Posts Tagged ‘SAC Capital Advisors’


Ascena Retail Group Inc (ASNA) Is Steven Cohen’s Latest Bet

Steven Cohen has revealed his latest stock market bet – Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASNA). According to a recent filing with the Securities......(read more)
Kyle Bass

Hedge Fund News: Kyle Bass, Steven Cohen, Thomas Wagner

Celgene, Shire Make Five as Kyle Bass Expands Drug Patent Fight (Bloomberg) Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass has expanded the number of drug companies whose......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Thomas Steyer, Larry Robbins & Paul Tudor Jones

Retired Hedge Fund Manager Tom Steyer Donates $71 Million For Green Focus At Midterms (HedgeCo) Just in time for the mid-term elections, billionaire philanthropist......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Carl Icahn & Lansdowne Partners

New Name, New Office, Similar Performance for Steven Cohen (NYTimes) The best thing federal prosecutors might have done for Steven A. Cohen, the billionaire......(read more)
Can hedge funds beat the market

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Thomas Steyer & SAC Capital Advisors

Pershing Square Fund Float Feels the Market’s Chills (WSJ) The global market for initial public offerings has had a patchy year at best and activist......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Louis Bacon, Paul Singer & Sandler Capital Management

Louis Bacon’s Moore Capital still sizzles despite Wizard exit (Standard) Louis Bacon’s $15 billion (£9.3 billion) hedge fund Moore Capital boosted......(read more)
Thomas Sandell

Hedge Fund News: Tom Sandell, David Einhorn & SAC Capital Advisors

Sandell Debuts New Activist Fund with $100mn in Assets (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Thomas Sandell‘s New York-based firm Sandell Asset Management......(read more)

Stage Stores Inc (SSI) Added To Steve Cohen’s Equity Portfolio; Should You Follow His Move?

Steven Cohen‘s new fund, Point72 Asset Management, has initiated a stake in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI). Point72 reported in a new filing with......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bruce Kovner, Seth Klarman & Brevan Howard

Caxton Hedge Fund Hires Former BNP Paribas Trader Fourcade (BusinessWeek) Caxton Associates LP, the hedge fund firm co-founded by billionaire Bruce Kovner......(read more)

Relypsa Inc (RLYP): Orbimed Advisors Trims Its Exposure to the Company

As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed today, Samuel Isaly‘s Orbimed Advisors have trimmed its exposure to Relypsa Inc......(read more)
Can hedge funds beat the market

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Jim Rogers & Starboard Value LP

Ackman’s Pershing Square Holdings fund up 31.2 YTD (Reuters) Billionaire investor William Ackman‘s Pershing Square Holdings portfolio, the......(read more)

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI), Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX): Steven Cohen’s Point72 Loves These Stocks

As previously reported, Billionaire Steven Cohen earlier this year shut down his fund SAC Capital Advisors and opened Point72 Asset Management, a fund......(read more)

Bloomin’ Brands Inc (BLMN), DSW Inc. (DSW), LogMeIn Inc. (LOGM): Five Stocks Billionaire Steven Cohen Bought in The Past Two Months

Billionaire Steven Cohen has been quite active over the past couple of months. The hedge fund manager filed five Schedule 13G forms at the SEC over the......(read more)

VipshopHoldings Ltd – ADR (VIPS), Inc (ADR) (WUBA), Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ): Some of Keywise Capital Management’s Top Picks

Fang Zheng’s Keywise Capital Management is a China-based hedge fund focused primarily on investing in companies from the Greater China Markets, such......(read more)
Crispin Odey

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Phil Falcone & Miura Global Management

Odey Opens Doors In Switzerland (Finalternatives) Odey Asset Management has opened an office in Geneva, Switzerland, its first office in the country. &#......(read more)
Richard Perry

International Paper Company (IP), Rock-Tenn Company (RKT), KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (KS): Perry Capital is Betting on Paper Mills

Several stocks in the paper and packaging industry rocketed on Thursday, July 24, after a report from Richard Perry’s Perry Capital got out. In the......(read more)
Bill Ackman in crowd

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Joel Greenblatt & Highfields Capital Management

Bill Ackman Is About To Deliver Another ‘Nail To Herbalife’s Coffin’ (BusinessInsider) Famed investor Bill Ackman has been in a long......(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)
Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DK)

Delek US Holdings Inc. (DK): Steadfast Capital Reveals New Passive Stake; RealPage Inc. (RP): JHL Capital Group Reports 5.7% Passive Stake

Steadfast Capital Management, managed by Robert Pitts, has disclosed a new passive stake in Delek US Holdings Inc. (NYSE:DK), a new filing with the U.......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Nelson Peltz & Sandell Asset Management

The World Series of Poker $1 Million Buy-In Tournament: The Big One for One Drop (PokerFuse) Hedge fund manager David Einhorn now has the best bad beat......(read more)
Lone Pine Capital 2015 Q2 Investor Letter

Realogy Holdings Corp (RLGY), LPL Financial Holdings Inc (LPLA) Among Lone Pine Capital’s Top Small-Cap Picks

Our research has shown that the most popular small-cap picks amongst hedge funds have historically outperformed the market by 18 percentage points. Thus......(read more)
Andreas Halvorsen

Triumph Group Inc (TGI), Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (ICPT), Zynga Inc (ZNGA): Viking Global’s Top 5 Small-Cap Picks

Small-cap picks from individual funds might provide investors with attractive investment options. In this article we will look into Andreas Halvorsen’......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Richard Chilton, Thomas Steyer & AQR Capital Management

Three Things This Hedge Fund CEO Doesn’t Want To Hear In An Interview (BusinessInsider) Richard Chilton has been on Wall Street since 1978. In that......(read more)

Ken Griffin’s Citadel Investment Group Ups Passive Stake in DSW Inc.

Citadel Investment Group, managed by Ken Griffin, has revealed upping its position in DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW). According to a new filing with the U.S. Securities......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Tepper, John Paulson & SAC Capital Advisors

David Tepper Tells CNBC His Market Concern is Alleviated (BusinessWeek) Billionaire hedge-fund manager David Tepper, who said last month that he was nervous......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Hedge Fund News: Jeffrey Smith, Julian Robertson & David Abrams

Starboard Value’s Latest Demand Is a Throwback to the ‘80s (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) When Jeffrey Smith of New York–based hedge fund firm Starboard......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Israel Englander, Eddie Lampert & Starboard Value LP

3 bullish moves by hedge fund Millennium Management (MarketWatch) In the latest round of 13F filings, Israel Englander‘s Millennium Management......(read more)
George Soros

Hedge Fund Highlights: George Soros, Warren Buffett & Ralph Whitworth

Paulson holds onto gold ETF, Soros adds gold miners in first-quarter (Reuters) Hedge fund Paulson & Co in Q1 maintained its stake in SPDR Gold......(read more)
Bill Ackman in crowd

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Steven Heinz & Sac Capital Advisors

Botox Maker Allergan Formally Rejects $47 Billion Take-Over Bid From Valeant And Bill Ackman (JewishBusinessNews) Three weeks ago Quebec based pharmaceuticals......(read more)
Jason Karp - Tourbillon Capital Partners

Jason Karp’s Tourbillon Capital Partners Boosts Exposure to Atlas Energy LP (ATLS)

Led by Jason Karp, Tourbillon Capital Partners considerably increased its passive stake in Atlas Energy LP (NYSE:ATLS). According to a recent filing......(read more)
best gold ETF

Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Tom Steyer & Steven Cohen

Paulson hedge fund discloses Greek stakes (Kathimerini) A fund run by billionaire investor John Paulson has acquired minority stakes in a bank and a water......(read more)
Och-Ziff Capital Management

Hedge Fund News: Daniel Och, Murray Stahl & George Soros

Och-Ziff Falls on Report Saying Firm Financed Africa Deal (Bloomberg) Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE:OZM) fell the most in three weeks......(read more)
Christian Leone

PW Partners & Luxor Capital Group Gets Three Seats on BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI)’s Board

In a new filing with the SEC, Christian Leone’s Luxor Capital Group revealed an agreement signed with BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI......(read more)
Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ICPT)

Orbimed Advisors Cuts Stake In Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (ICPT)

Orbimed Advisors is limiting exposure to Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ICPT), after selling approximately 81,305 shares in one transaction at......(read more)
Steven Cohen

New Changes in SAC Capital’s 13F Portfolio: Annies Inc (BNNY), Cytokinetics, Inc. (CYTK) And Other

In another round of filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Steven Cohen and his fund, SAC Capital Advisors, have disclosed 4 new moves:......(read more)

Second Wave of Moves from SAC Capital

In another set of filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Steven Cohen and his fund, SAC Capital Advisors, have revealed a number of changes......(read more)
Warren Buffett

Stay Away From These Warren Buffett Stocks

In looking through the historical 13F filings of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, we calculate that his mid-cap stock picks (those with market caps......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Recent Changes in SAC Capital Advisors’ Equity Portfolio

Steven Cohen‘s SAC Capital Advisors cut its exposure to a certain number of positions. Left with almost 16,000 shares (less than 0.10% of the......(read more)

Top Hedge Fund Moves During March

During the past month, hedge funds have been very active disclosing changes in their holdings. Since tracking the moves of some of the greatest hedge......(read more)

Billionaire Steven Cohen Initiates Position in Midstates Petroleum Company Inc (MPO); Boosts Stake in Zynga Inc (ZNGA)

In two new filings with the SEC, Steven Cohen and his hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors revealed adding Midstates Petroleum Company Inc (NYSE:MPO) to......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Shooting for the Starz (STRZA)

Spin-off situations tend to be good investment opportunities, as smaller divisions of larger companies tend to be misunderstood and incorrectly valued......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Crispin Odey & Bill Ackman

SAC Adds ‘Big Data’ Firm To Anti-Insider-Trading Effort (Finalternatives) SAC Capital Advisors is turning to data analytics employed by the Federal......(read more)
BJ's Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI)

Luxor Capital Adds More Shares to Its Activist Stake in BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI)

Christian Leone and his fund Luxor Capital Group have disclosed in a couple of filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission boosting their......(read more)

Steven Cohen Ups His Bets on NQ Mobile Inc (ADR) (NQ)

Steven Cohen‘s Sac Capital Advisors revealed a considerably increased its passive stake in NQ Mobile Inc (ADR) (NYSE:NQ). According to a recent......(read more)
E-House (China) Holdings Limited (ADR) (NYSE:EJ)

Ted Kang’s Kylin Management Adds to its E-House (China) Holdings Limited (ADR) (EJ) Stake

A new filing with the SEC showed that Ted Kang‘s Kylin Management has raised its passive position in E-House (China) Holdings Limited (ADR) (NYSE......(read more)
Sunedison Inc (NYSE:SUNE)

Hoplite Capital Management Discloses New 6% Stake in Sunedison Inc (SUNE)

Sunedison Inc (NYSE:SUNE) has been added to the equity portfolio of John Lykouretzos‘ Hoplite Capital Management, a recent filing with the SEC......(read more)

Steven Cohen, SAC Increase Stake in Annie’s Inc (BNNY)

Steven Cohen of S.A.C Capital Advisors has increased its passive stake in Annie’s Inc (NYSE:BNNY), a recent 13G filing shows. Mr. Cohen raised......(read more)
Carl Icahn as viking

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Marc Faber & SAC Capital Advisors

Lions Gate admits fault over Icahn hostile bid in SEC pact (TheGlobeAndMail) Lions Gate Entertainment Corp admitted on Thursday it failed to disclose......(read more)
Comverse Inc (NASDAQ:CNSI)

Matthew Drapkin Is Appointed to the Board of Comverse Inc (CNSI)

Becker Drapkin Management, led by Matthew Drapkin and Steven R. Becker, has revealed in a 13D filing with the SEC that it entered into a “Standstill......(read more)

Sac Capital Advisors Reports New Stake in Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA)

Steven Cohen’s SAC Capital Advisors has reported adding Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTA) to its equity portfolio. SAC Capital Advisors currently......(read more)

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