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Posts Tagged ‘Leucadia National Corp (LUK)’

Managing assets, Asset Management

This Mutual Fund Had A Remarkable 2016 And Remains Convinced About Its Top Picks

The Goodhaven Fund (GOODX) is a mutual fund  run and managed by Florida-based investment advisory company Goodhaven Capital Management. In its latest......(read more)
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Grey Owl Sees Large Upside For 3 High-Yield REITs; Bullish On 2 Other Stocks

Grey Owl Capital Management is a value-oriented investment management firm founded in May 2009. The fund, which is located in Falls Church, Virginia,......(read more)
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Insiders at Novavax Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) Buy Shares on the Dip; Four Other Companies See Notable Insider Transactions

As part of its ongoing crackdown on illegal insider trading at hedge fund firms, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission recently accused hedge fund......(read more)
Insider Trading

Jefferies’ Parent Company and Two Other Stocks See Insiders Pile up Shares

Past research indicates that corporate insiders follow a pattern of “buying low and selling high”, which, essentially, is the primary reason investors......(read more)
FAIRHOLME (FAIRX) Bruce Berkowitz

Bruce Berkowitz’s Noteworthy Q1 Moves in Financial Stocks

Bruce Berkowitz was recently in the spotlight for his strong criticism of how the U.S government has managed the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac situation,......(read more)
Prem Watsa, Fairfax Financial Holdings

Canadian Billionaire Prem Watsa’s Top Picks and New Bets for Current Quarter

Billionaire Prem Watsa, one of Canada’s most prominent investors, is the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Toronto-based Fairfax Financial......(read more)
Steve Leonard Pacifica Capital

Pacifica Capital Investments’ Top Stock Picks Lead Into Q2 by Warren Buffett’s Holding Company

Pacifica Capital Investments is a Los Angeles-based investment firm founded by Steve Leonard in April of 1998. Mr. Leonard’s asset management firm primarily......(read more)
HARBINGER

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)
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)
BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES

Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, Mark Brodsky & David Einhorn

Failed Bridgewater Associates Relocation to Stamford Cost State $16 Million (Patch) Despite two years of courtship and promises of financial aid and tax......(read more)
GREENLIGHT CAPITAL David Einhorn

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)
George Soros

Insider Activity at Three of George Soros’ Picks

Over the past three months, a few of the companies in which George Soros’ Soros Fund Management holds stakes have seen their insiders acquire shares......(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)
HARBINGER

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

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Marc Lasry & Daniel Loeb

Leucadia Doubles Investment in Falcone’s Harbinger Amid Gain (SFGate) Richard Handler’s Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) more than doubled its......(read more)
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Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Philip Falcone & Tom Steyer’s TV Ad

Buffett to make $2 billion on crisis-era investment in Goldman Sachs (MarketWatch) Once again Warren Buffett has shown us why he ranks among the best......(read more)
Alico Inc

Farm Bill Deadline Looms: Can These Stocks Grow Without New Legislation?

Republicans in Congress are cutting food stamps, the latest development in the farm bill saga. Let us explain.  Last week, in a 217-210 vote, the House......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), Bank of America Corp (BAC): Invest with Buffett

Living in Nebraska in the 1980s and 1990s, I met several Nebraskans who had a chance to be early investors with Warren Buffett, but regretted they passed......(read more)
Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)

Hedge Funds Are Buying Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (PPC)

To the average investor, there are many gauges shareholders can use to track Mr. Market. A duo of the most innovative are hedge fund and insider trading......(read more)
Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)

Hedge Funds Are Crazy About Leucadia National Corp. (LUK)

In the financial world, there are dozens of gauges shareholders can use to track the equity markets. A pair of the most underrated are hedge fund and......(read more)
Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE:SFD)

Hedge Funds Are Buying Smithfield Foods, Inc. (SFD)

Merger arbitrage-focused Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE:SFD) investors: pay attention. Now, according to many of your peers, hedge funds are perceived......(read more)
Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN)

Should You Buy Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN)?

Is Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) a buy? In the financial world, there are many methods shareholders can use to analyze the equity markets. Some of the......(read more)
FAIRHOLME (FAIRX) Bruce Berkowitz

Leucadia National Corp. (LUK), Hartford Financial Services Group Inc (HIG): Here’s What Fairholme’s Bruce Berkowitz Has Been Buying

Every quarter, many money managers have to disclose what they’ve bought and sold, via “13F” filings. Their latest moves can shine a......(read more)
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

Looking for the Next Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) has delivered truly amazing returns for investors who were smart enough to invest with Buffett and Munger for the......(read more)
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

Is This a Baby Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B) or Not?

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this post stated that Leucadia had an interest in Fortescue Metals Group and Inmet Mining. This has been corrected......(read more)
Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)

Leucadia National Corp. (LUK): Is This a Baby Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) or Not?

Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) has often been called a baby Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A). It does have many similarities to Berkshire and......(read more)
Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)

Hedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About Leucadia National Corp. (LUK) Anymore

Is Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) going to take off soon? Investors who are in the know are getting less optimistic. The number of bullish hedge fund......(read more)
How Slower Growth, Falling Oil Will Boost This Airline

The World’s Mini-Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A)s

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) has been one of the best investing success stories of the past half-century. Under Buffett’s......(read more)

Deere & Company (DE), Markel Corporation (MKL): 3 Bold Buffett Predictions for the Rest of 2013

Let’s face it: As the longtime CEO of the world’s most successful diversified financial holding company, and currently the world’s fourth......(read more)
Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE:JEF)

Jefferies Group, Inc. (JEF), Leucadia National Corp. (LUK): Merger and a Spinoff at the Same Time

As part of the New York-based company’s expected merger with investment banking powerhouse Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE:JEF), Leucadia National Corp. (......(read more)
Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)

Prepare Your Portfolio for the Long Haul & Mimic This ‘Classic’ Value Investor

There are many different investment philosophies at use in the marketplace today, but without fail, one of the most time-tested methods to consistently......(read more)
Bill Ackman PERSHING SQUARE

Fund Manager Murray Stahl’s Stock Picks Include Autonation

Murray Stahl founded Horizon Asset Management- which has since grown into the larger investment organization Horizon Kinetics- in 1994. Stahl, as with......(read more)
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Is 3M a Good Stock to Buy?

3M Co (NYSE:MMM) isn’t flashy, but the $66 billion market cap conglomerate has been getting steady growth in earnings per share this year. 3M’s businesses......(read more)
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Why is ‘Mini’ Berkshire Hathaway Selling Out of This Manufacturing Company?

Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MLI) in an amended 13G filing earlier this week announced plans to repurchase all 10,422,859 of the shares owned by Leucadia......(read more)
FAIRHOLME (FAIRX) Bruce Berkowitz

Bruce Berkowitz and Fairholme’s New Stock Picks and Portfolio

Bruce Berkowitz is an accomplished mutual fund manager. His $19 Billion Fairholme Fund managed to return 12.9% annually since 2000. Some of his returns......(read more)
MOHNISH PABRAI

Mohnish Pabrai’s Latest Stock Picks and Portfolio

Mohnish Pabrai is an entrepreneur who later switched to money management. His best investment ever was the $650,100 he paid for lunch with Warren Buffett......(read more)