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Third Point

Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Top Picks For A Fourth Quarter Recovery

Billionaire activist investor Dan Loeb of Third Point saw his hedge fund post losses of 8.9% for the September quarter in comparison to the S&P 500......(read more)
Third Point

Should You Follow Billionaire Activist Dan Loeb into His Dividend Picks?

Billionaire activist Dan Loeb mostly invests in companies that trade below their intrinsic value and try to push for changes in order to maximize the......(read more)
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Why Are These Four Stocks Gaining Ground on Tuesday?

The stock market opened in the red on Tuesday amid positive housing starts data, which indicated a 6.5% annual growth to 1.21 million, which is a sign......(read more)

Third Point’s Portfolio Struggled in the Turbulent Third Quarter

Dan Loeb is one of the most revered activist investors on Wall Street, and has proven to be a successful money “generator” over his 20 years of experience......(read more)
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What Does New Board Member Keith Meister Have in Store for Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM)?

On Thursday, Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) announced that Keith Meister of Corvex Management LP was appointed to its Board of Directors, and also updated......(read more)

Five Best Fast Food Chain Stocks to Buy Now

The Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) industry, or the so-called fast food industry, has seen immense growth over the past few decades (i.e. the revenues......(read more)
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Smart Money Says This Is Why You Should Bet on Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM)

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) is one of the largest restaurant companies in the world, with more than 41,000 restaurants around the globe. The company,......(read more)

Hedge Funds’ Favorite Restaurants Include McDonald’s Corp. (MCD), Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM), and Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

The U.S restaurant industry has been performing quite strongly over the last few years. Even more to that, the first quarter of this year turned out to......(read more)
Keith Meister

Dan Loeb And Keith Meister Both Betting Heavily On These Stocks

Dan Loeb, the founder of Third Point, is a pioneer activist investor, whose flagship fund performed impressively in 2010, returning 41.7%. Keith Meister......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Are Pouring Money Into These Stocks

With the data from the latest round of 13F filings now gathered and processed, we’ve identified five stocks that received a large influx of cash in......(read more)
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CBS Corporation (CBS) Out & QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Jumps to Top of Laurion Capital’s 13F

Benjamin A Smith’s Laurion Capital Management has filed its 13F with the SEC for the second quarter of 2015, in which it disclosed an equity portfolio......(read more)
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Matthew Hulsizer’s Top Long Positions: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), American Airlines Group Inc (AAL)

Matthew Hulsizer’s Peak6 Capital Management has recently filed its 13F with the SEC for the second quarter of 2015. According to the filing, the fund......(read more)

Locust Wood Betting On Food Stocks

Stephen J. Errico founded Locust Wood Capital Advisers, a New York-based long/short equity hedge fund, in 2002. Prior to founding Locust Wood, Mr. Errico......(read more)

Looking At Newly Owned Activist Stocks

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Stock Showdown: McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Vs. Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM)

For our latest stock showdown, we turn our attention to the fast-food industry and pit two titans of burgers and chickens on the go against each other......(read more)

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Out, CBS Corporation (CBS) In As Laurion Capital’s Top Pick

Benjamin A. Smith‘s $5.85 billion fund, Laurion Capital Management has pushed Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) off its top spot as the fund’s largest......(read more)
Keith Meister

Activist Keith Meister’s New Additions to His Fund’s Portfolio Include Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), MGM Resorts International (MGM)

Activist investing seems to be in vogue nowadays. While shareholders welcome an activist investor’s ambitions to streamline the operations of companies......(read more)
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Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) and Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) Among Hedge Funds’ Top Restaurant Picks On Fire

The restaurant industry is up by 12.48% year-to-date. In comparison SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) has merely returned 2.73% during the same period. We decided......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Edward Lampert, Carl Icahn, Marc Lasry

Sears Canada Loss Narrows As Same-Store Sales Decline Slows (Reuters) Struggling department store chain Sears Canada Inc reported a smaller first-quarter......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, David Einhorn, Michael Hintze

Ackman Says He’d Have to Think Hard Before Next Short Bet (Bloomberg) William Ackman, who runs $20 billion Pershing Square Capital Management, is hesitant......(read more)
Third Point

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Devon Energy Corp (DVN): Billionaire Dan Loeb’s Letter to Investors Reveals Two New Positions

Dan Loeb‘s Third Point has just issued its Investor Letter for the first quarter. The fund outlined its performance for the first three months of......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Nelson Peltz, Warren Buffett

Keith Meister’s Corvex Takes Large Stake In Yum Brands: Sources (CNBC) Earlier, Dan Loeb‘s Third Point took new positions in Yum Brands and Devon......(read more)
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Hedge Fund Managers Paul Cantor, Joseph Weiss, and Will Wurm’s Top Picks

Paul Cantor, Joseph Weiss, and Will Wurm‘s Beech Hill Partners has filed its latest 13F with the SEC, giving us a chance to see the fund’s holdings......(read more)
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McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Wendys Co: Hedge Funds Hungry For These Restaurant Stocks

While investing in restaurant businesses is certainly an opportunity to tap into sizable returns, it is not a straight forward choice for a retail investor......(read more)
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Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Axalta Coating Systems Ltd (AXTA), and PDC Energy Inc (PDCE): Billionaires George Soros and Steven Cohen Initiated Stakes in These Companies

Billionaires George Soros and Steven Cohen are two of the most notorious names on Wall Street, which is why everyone interested in investing should follow......(read more)
B/E Aerospace Inc (NASDAQ:BEAV)

B/E Aerospace Inc (BEAV), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS): John Orrico’s Water Island Top Non-Merger Picks for Q4

Water Island Capital is a merger-arbitrage fund that was founded in 2000 by John Orrico. In its latest 13F filing, the firm revealed an equity portfolio......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Will Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) & McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Regain Consumers? Valuentum Says ‘Yes’

The question of grabbing a meal from Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) owned KFC or McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has become a distant thought for......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Another Food Safety Scandal Shakes Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) and McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) In China

Two years from the last Chinese food safety scandal that hit Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) and McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), the two companies......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

RJ Hottovy Throws Light On Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Backed Pizza Hut’s China Challenges

In an aftermarket hours program segment on CNBC, RJ Hottovy, who serves as the Global Director of Consumer Equity Research at Morningstar about the rising......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Yum! Brands’ Board of Directors is Eating Up Stock

Yum! Brands board of directors: Strong insider activity has been going on at Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Yesterday, D Robert Walter, a Director on......(read more)
Tim Hortons Inc. (USA) (NYSE:THI)

How You Can Beat the Cyclicality in the Restaurant Industry

After a weak 2012, the restaurant industry seems to be recuperating. Lower food-cost inflation, growing same-store sales (mainly on the back of extra......(read more)
The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD)

The Middleby Corporation (MIDD), Brinker International, Inc. (EAT): When Restaurant Competition Heats Up, This Company Benefits

The sandwich chain Potbelly will soon go public. This rapidly growing fast-casual chain has also contributed to another company’s growth. The oven......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG): Can Fast Food Take on Fast Casual?

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Mighty Wings are officially out. Not surprisingly, the wing’s release coincided with the NFL season kickoff......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM): A Global Growth Story

Investors have lost focus on just how profitable and valuable Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)‘ growth prospects truly are.  Despite the 2013 profitability......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), The Wendy’s Co (WEN): McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Menu Blitz Is Heating Up the Fast-Food Wars

It’s time to loosen your belts, restaurant investors! The battle for your fast food budget is starting to get interesting. On Tuesday, McDonald......(read more)
AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFCE)

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (AFCE), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM): Does This Company Still Have the Secret Sauce?

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFCE), which owns the Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen quick- serve chain, once an undiscovered gem, has now soared 66%......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (DPZ): McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Ready to Tackle Multiperson Meals

The latest McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) promotion really ought to get New York City’s Nanny Mayor tied up in knots. The fast-food chain......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), AFC Enterprises, Inc. (AFCE): Fried Chicken, Tom Brady, and 1 All-Star Stock

With fall looming, yet another NFL season is under way. The thrills of opening day weekend are enjoyed by fans worldwide, but this past week’s action......(read more)
Panera Bread Co (NASDAQ:PNRA)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM): What My Dad, and Peter Lynch, Taught Me About Panera Bread Co (PNRA)

I’ve been fascinated with Peter Lynch’s “power of common knowledge” concept ever since I first read One Up on Wall Street. It......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Ready to Break the Buck

Walk into most dollar stores these days and one of the first things you notice is that aside from the cheap tsotchkes lining the wall, almost everything......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Is About to Turn the Corner in China

Forget the skeptics: KFC and Pizza Hut are still huge in China. In fact, the chains’ parent company, Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM), is aiming to......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): Wait to Bet on this Food Company

Recently, Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) reported July sales for its business in China. Unfortunately, Yum!’s July sales at established restaurants......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Five-Dollar Menu? Why It Might Actually Work

If you live in America, chances are you’ve tried at least one item from McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) massively popular Dollar Menu,......(read more)
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG)

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) vs. Taco Bell: Who Wins?

Although anecdotal evidence is never the be-all and end-all, one factor of investing in retail stocks is the mix of fun and function. Take the simple......(read more)
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): What Happened And Why?

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM)’ investors seem a little worried about the company’s outlook after the fast food giant reported a steeper than......(read more)
Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA)

Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. (PZZA), Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (DPZ): If You Love Pizza Then You Will Love These Stocks

Pizza lovers can monetize their cravings by investing in pizza stocks. There are a couple of publicly-traded pizza companies that are profitable enough......(read more)
Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ)

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (DPZ), Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. (PZZA), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM): Why This Pizza Stock is the Obvious Choice?

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ), fondly known as the pizza delivery expert, has not only pleased its customers with great taste, but also investors......(read more)
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG)

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): Is This High-Growth Restaurant Company Resilient?

When the vast majority of stocks appreciate for several consecutive years, it can be difficult to determine which companies are for real and which companies......(read more)
Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Burger King Worldwide Inc (BKW): French Fry Burger or Locos Taco?

Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) is hoping to turn spud heads this holiday weekend. The fast-food giant is introducing its French Fry Burger on Sunday......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), The Wendy’s Company (WEN), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM): Are Mighty Wings The Next Fast Food Hit?

Fast food giant McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), facing slowing growth, has made several serious attempts to boost sales recently. In April the......(read more)

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