Hedge Funds

Will Crude Prices Rise Even If OPEC Agrees to Extend Cuts?

Wednesday morning's report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed that crude and refined product inventories had dropped more than expected last week. Combined with an admission from Saudi ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Picks Outperforming the Markets in 2017, but Berkshire Hathaway Isn’t

Now that the stock market indexes have posted six consecutive quarterly gains, 24/7 Wall St. has been reviewing some of the top areas that have stood out from the indexes. ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 21, Hedge Funds Net Short 100 Million Barrels in Past 2 Weeks

In the week ended March 24, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 652, up by 21 compared with the prior week and 280 ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 8, Hedge Funds Now Wary of Massive Long Positions

In the week ended March 10, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 617, up by eight compared with the prior week and up 231 ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 7, Hedge Funds Reverse Course, Add Short Positions

In the week ended March 3, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 609, up by seven compared with the prior week and up 217 compared ...
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Large Investor Registers Chipotle Shares, Could (But May Not) Sell

Another investor may have become tired of the mess at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG). William A. Ackman's Pershing Square has filed papers that would allow for the sale 2,882,463 ...
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5 Companies Where Warren Buffet Has Over $10 Billion in Profits

When Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its annual letter for 2016, 24/7 Wall St. had already tracked the massive number of changes made by Warren Buffett and his two portfolio ...
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Opportunity Knocks: Vice Media Seeks Hedge Fund Investors

One would not expect hedge funds to be particularly fertile ground for the CEO of a startup media company to plow when looking for new funding. But what one doesn't ...
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Warren Buffett’s 10 Most Profitable Investments of 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its annual letter for 2016, and 24/7 Wall St. has already broken out many of the top trends and takeaways from that report. ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 5, Hedge Funds at Record Long Futures Positions

In the week ended February 24, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 602, up by five compared with the prior week and up from a ...
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Hedge Funds Bought Financial, Health Care Stocks in Q4

Hedge funds sliced 1% from their exposure to equities in the fourth quarter of 2016, a sharp change from the 2.9% increase in equities investments in the third quarter. Buyers ...
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Massive Changes for Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Stocks in 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2016, and the number of changes in the equity portfolio were nothing short of massive. ...
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Tiger Global Management Dumps Apple, Buys Microsoft, Fiat, Symantec

The hedge fund Tiger Global Management LLC is perhaps one of the more widely followed hedge funds by investors and the media alike. Its latest 13F filing shows 37 positions worth ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 8, Hedge Funds Went Net Short Last Week

In the week ended February 10, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 591, up by eight compared with the prior week and up 152 compared ...
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Oil Rig Count Jumps by 17, Hedge Funds Boost Long Bets

In the week ended February 3, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 583 up by a 17 compared with the prior week and up ...
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