Tag archive for ‘Third Point’
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Jewish Business News On Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Beware of activist investors?

    Activist investors are relatively new – but very influential – players in international capital markets. Activist investors are shareholders at publicly traded companies who attempt to affect More...

News Brief On Monday, November 16th, 2015

Hedge Fund Third Quarter 13Fs: Third Point, Appaloosa Management And Baupost Group

    It’s that time of the year again. Hedge funds began to file their 13Fs for the third quarter at the end of last week and over the next few days ValueWalk’s going to publish a series of articles More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, December 15th, 2014

Walk Away: Daniel Loeb, George Soros Ditch Shares in Argentinian Oil Company

With oil prices dropping globally, hurting economies that are most dependent on the price of the commodity, fund managers Daniel Loeb and George Soros cut their stakes in YPF SA, an Argentinian oil company, More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Dan Loeb’s Vicious Schmear Campaign against Dow Chemical

Jim Cramer didn’t hold back (when does he?) in his passionate criticism of activist hedge fund manager Dan Loeb of Third Point and his treatment of Dow Chemical, as reported by CNBC. Loeb owns a 2% stake More...

Reuters On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Dow Chemical, Loeb’s Third Point settle board debate

– Dow Chemical Co said it would add four independent directors to its board as part of an agreement with Daniel Loeb‘s hedge fund, Third Point LLC, avoiding a proxy battle. Shares of the largest More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Alibaba, the Hedge Fund Star

–   Everyone is crazy about Alibaba. At least hedge funds are. The biggest IPO ever is a major holding for the biggest managers, as reported by the Economic times. Viking Global Investors, Third More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Alibaba and the Forty Hedge Fund Managers

Okay, maybe there aren’t forty, but certainly more than four, hedge fund managers that have gotten major booty from Alibaba after picking it up pre-IPO for a steal. John Paulson of Paulson & More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Daniel Loeb Tells Amgen to Split

Daniel Loeb, manger of Third Point, is one of Amgen‘s largest shareholders, and is telling it to split up the company into one that focuses on legacy drugs and another segment that places emphasis More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Carl Icahn Finally Gets his Way with eBay in Paypal Split

  Activist investor Carl Icahn finally got his way with eBay; the company is following his advice, or rather, caving to his pressure and is spinning off the online payment system, which is thought More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Tepper, Cooperman and Loeb Are Focused on the Alibaba IPO

The Alibaba IPO is expected to be one of the largest IPOs in history, and while some might think it’s a good idea to shun the hype, it looks like the hype might be understated. Star stockpicker Leon More...

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