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Hedge Funds Add to Short Positions as US Oil Rig Count Drops by 21

In the period ended December 11, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 524, compared with 545 in the prior week and 1,546 a year ...
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US Oil Rig Count Drops by 10; Short Positions Likely to Rise This Week

In the period ended December 4, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 545, compared with 555 in the prior week and 1,575 a year ...
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TerraForm, SunEdison Blistered in Letter from David Tepper

Hedge fund Appaloosa Management's founder and president, David Tepper, sent a letter to the board of directors of TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) last Wednesday clearly stating that the management ...
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Top Q3 Equity Purchases and Sales of Top 50 Hedge Funds

It's no big secret that hedge funds had a rocky third quarter. However that did not stop them from adding certain equities to their holdings in hopes of boosting their returns. ...
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SEC Releases Stats on Private Fund Management and Trends

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) staff recently published a report that provides private fund industry statistics and trends, reflecting aggregated data reported by private fund advisers. What is ...
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Hedge Funds Look Elsewhere for Returns as Oil Rig Count Dips by 10

In the week ended October 16, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 595, compared with 605 in the prior week and 1,590 a year ...
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Oil Rig Count Falls by 4; Hedge Funds Bet on Rising Prices

In the week ended September 25, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 640, compared with 644 in the prior week and 1,592 a year ...
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The 20 Most Dominant Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Investments

Warren Buffett has been busy making some key acquisitions for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and changing some of its largest investments. Just as he discloses his investment in yet ...
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5 Stocks Warren Buffett Likely Bought More of During the Sell-Off

With such a crazy week, with stocks tanking and then rifling back up, it is a wonder that the name Warren Buffett has not been thrown around like hot potatoes. ...
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Goldman Sachs Sees Mixed View on Private Equity and Alternative Managers

It is always interesting to see what happens when financial giants issue coverage on other aspects of the financial sector where they have overlapping operations. Goldman Sachs started coverage on ...
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Will American Apparel File for Bankruptcy?

Trendy clothing maker American Apparel Inc. (NYSEMKT: APP) faces a $15.4 million debt repayment bill in October and there is some question about whether or not the company will be ...
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U.S. Oil Rig Count Adds 21 Last Week, Largest Increase This Year

In the week ended July 24th, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. totaled 659 compared with 638 in the prior week and 1,562 a year ago. ...
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David Einhorn Has a Right to Be Cynical About Netflix

On July 13, David Einhorn, the highly watched leader of Greenlight Capital, issued his second quarter 2015 letter. Within that letter he highlighted his disdain for streaming service company Netflix ...
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4 Unloved Mega-Cap Stocks to Buy Now

With fund managers chasing performance, it may come as a surprise to our readers who has been left behind. Fund managers continue to underweight high-quality mega-cap stocks, particularly those with ...
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Hedge Funds Add to Short Positions as Drilling Rig Count Dips Again

In the week ended June 12, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 635, compared with 642 in the prior week and 1,542 a year ...
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