Hedge Funds

fracking

Oil Rig Count Rises by 3, Hedge Funds Punt Ahead of OPEC Meeting

In the week ended December 2, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 477, up by three from the prior week and down by 68 compared ...
Read Full Story »
crude oil terminal

Hedge Funds Added Long Positions Ahead of OPEC Meeting

The Thanksgiving Day holiday delayed the release of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC's) weekly Commitments of Traders report until Monday afternoon. The report indicates that hedge funds, included under ...
Read Full Story »
fracking

Oil Rig Count Rises by 3; OPEC Supply Cut Talks Flounder

In the week ended November 23, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 474, up by 3 compared with the prior week and a total ...
Read Full Story »
investing

Hedge Funds Bought Apple, P&G in Q3; Dumped Allergan, Charter

Building on a turn toward more equity investments in the second quarter of this year, the top 50 hedge funds boosted their equity positions by 2.9% in the third quarter. ...
Read Full Story »
departures

How Investors Can Interpret Warren Buffett Being Bullish on Airlines After Years of Hatred

If you have followed the stocks being sold by Warren Buffett and his team at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) for years, the one thing you will know is that ...
Read Full Story »
passenger cabin

Major Changes in Warren Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: American Airlines, Delta, Kinder Morgan, Wal-Mart, BNY Mellon and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2016. Outside of Warren Buffett being one of the richest men alive and being considered the ...
Read Full Story »
buy sell

Merrill Lynch Shows How Institutions Have Sold Stocks for 21 Consecutive Weeks

When you hear that the bull market is closer to eight years old than seven, you have to wonder if even good things can last forever. Now throw in mixed ...
Read Full Story »
fracking

Rig Count Dips as Crude Prices Tumble and Hedge Funds Sit on the Sidelines

In the week ended October 28, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 441, down by two compared with the prior week, and compared with a ...
Read Full Story »
fracking

Rising Rig Count, Continuing Crude Glut Weighs on Price

In the week ended October 21, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 443, up by 11 compared with the prior week, but down from a ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

Despite Outflows, Hedge Funds Reached Record $2.97 Trillion in Assets in Q3

If you have tracked the news flows about various forms of asset management and investing tools over the years, you have seen a wild swing over the past couple of ...
Read Full Story »
Oil Barrels

Crude Oil Inventory Plunges, December Futures Jump to Near $52

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 5.2 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
Read Full Story »
fracking

Rising Rig Count Stifles Crude Oil Price Gains as Hedge Fund Short-Covering Ends

In the week ended October 14, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 432, up by four compared with the prior week and compared with a ...
Read Full Story »
fracking

Rising Rig Count Sends Crude Price Back Below $50 a Barrel

In the week ended October 7, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 428, up by three compared with the prior week and compared with a ...
Read Full Story »
Fast Growing Company, Economy

How Investors Can Use Behavioral Finance to Win, an Interview with Daniel Crosby

When investors hear about investing and psychology in the same sentence, they might want to pay close attention. Something really good or really bad might be about to happen. So, have you ...
Read Full Story »
Modern robot dressed in a business suit

Is the Upcoming Merrill Lynch Robo-Advisor for You?

If you have been an investor for years and years, you might not be too thrilled about letting a bunch of machines manage your money for you. If you are ...
Read Full Story »