George Soros

After an absence of more than a year, Apple is once more the top-performing Dow stock for the year to date. Considering the company's market cap of $1.05 trillion, that's quite an accomplishment.
Billionaire investor George Soros reported Monday that his investment company has taken large positions in gold stocks, even as other big-time investors sell.
Recent declines in the Chinese stock market look steep, but there could still be plenty of free fall before hitting a solid bottom. Here's why.
In the past two-and-a-half trading sessions, shares of Arch Coal have risen nearly 90%, not including the effect of a recent reverse stock split.
The very rich, known as the 1%, will get richer soon, to the tune of owning more than 50% of the world's wealth by 2016.
Source: By Jeff Ooi., posted to LensaMalaysia.com via Wikimedia CommonsBy James Stafford of Oilprice.comOne of the world’s legendary investors is upping his bet on Argentina’s shale oil and gas...
Source: ThinkstockPershing Square Capital Management this morning filed a report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission revealing that it has purchased a 9.8% stake (about 20.55 million...
Source: courtesy J.C. Penney Co. Inc.Investor George Soros reported last night that he had taken a 7.9% stake in J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), and the news has lighted a small fire under the...
Source: ThinkstockBill Gross of PIMCO has retained his title as “The Bond King” even if he had to take a lot of heat over his “Death of the Cult of Equities.” In his April 2013 investment...
Investor George Soros laid it on the line in a speech today in Berlin:The policy of fiscal retrenchment in the midst of rising unemployment is pro-cyclical and pushing Europe into a deeper and longer...
A state superior court judge in Alaska has ruled against an environmental group in a lawsuit aimed at stopping development of the Pebble gold and copper mine project in the state. The project’s...
There may be a few financiers and hedge fund managers at the top of the Forbes 400 rich list. Most of the people on it, however, are individuals who have founded or run companies that have created...
Demand for gold as a safe haven has driven demand for more places to store that gold. And it’s getting harder more difficult to find that storage, resulting in a boom of sorts in the vault...
George Soros is getting out of the hedge fund business.  Oddly enough, the regulatory climate under Dodd-Frank and other new legislation are the major reasons cited more than his age.  That seems...