The Insider Monkey team has completed processing the quarterly 13F filings for the September quarter submitted by the hedge funds and other money managers included in our extensive database. Most hedge funds have been producing disappointing net returns in recent years, however that was partly due to the poor performance of small-cap stocks in general. Well, small-cap stocks finally turned the corner and have been beating the large-cap stocks by more than 10 percentage points over the last 5 months.This means the relevancy of hedge funds’ public filings became inarguable, as they may reveal numerous high-potential stocks. The following article will discuss the smart money sentiment towards Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO) .
Is Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO) going to take off soon? Money managers are in a bullish mood. The number of long hedge fund bets that are revealed through the 13F filings increased by 2 in recent months. TAHOwas in 20 hedge funds’ portfolios at the end of September. There were 18 hedge funds in our database with TAHO holdings at the end of the previous quarter. The level and the change in hedge fund popularity aren’t the only variables you need to analyze to decipher hedge funds’ perspectives. A stock may witness a boost in popularity but it may still be less popular than similarly priced stocks. That’s why at the end of this article we will examine companies such as Tesoro Logistics LP (NYSE:TLLP), Manhattan Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:MANH), and Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBSH) to gather more data points.
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Now, let’s view the fresh action surrounding Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO).
Hedge fund activity in Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO)
At Q3’s end, a total of 20 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were long this stock, a change of 11% from the second quarter of 2016. Below, you can check out the change in hedge fund sentiment towards TAHO over the last 5 quarters. With hedgies’ positions undergoing their usual ebb and flow, there exists a few notable hedge fund managers who were upping their stakes considerably (or already accumulated large positions).
When looking at the institutional investors followed by Insider Monkey, Peter Rathjens, Bruce Clarke and John Campbell’s Arrowstreet Capital has the number one position in Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO), worth close to $30.4 million, accounting for 0.1% of its total 13F portfolio. The second most bullish fund manager is Eric Sprott of Sprott Asset Management, with a $19.2 million position; 0.7% of its 13F portfolio is allocated to the stock. Remaining peers with similar optimism include Robert B. Gillam’s McKinley Capital Management, Israel Englander’s Millennium Management and Philippe Jabre’s Jabre Capital Partners. We should note that Sprott Asset Management is among our list of the 100 best performing hedge funds which is based on the performance of their 13F long positions in non-microcap stocks.