David Tepper


  • *Wal-Mart profit falls as severe winter deters shoppers. NEW YORK, May 15- U.S. stocks slumped on Thursday after a drop in small-cap stocks and disappointing results from Wal-Mart. But, as of now, it means the sellers are slowly gaining more control, "said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.

  • LAS VEGAS, May 14- Billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper sounded a cautious message on Wednesday, telling a ballroom packed with other managers and investors that he was "nervous" about the stock market but that this was not the time to sell.

  • UPDATE 1-Hedge fund mogul Tepper warns: Don't be too long Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS, May 14- Billionaire investor David Tepper, who runs hedge fund Appaloosa Management, sounded a cautious note on stock markets on Wednesday and told an audience: "I'm nervous." "I'm not saying go short, just don't be too friggin' long," Tepper, who has one of the best investing records in the industry, said at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas.

  • Tepper on the market: 'Don't be too fricking long' Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 8:44 PM ET
    David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.

    "I'm not saying go short, I'm just saying don't be too fricking long right now," the head of Appaloosa Management said.

  • LAS VEGAS, May 14- Billionaire investor David Tepper, who runs hedge fund Appaloosa Management, sounded a cautious note on stock markets on Wednesday and told an audience "I'm nervous."


  • Robin Hood donors raise $60 million at annual gala Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    With a who's who of bankers and hedge fund titans in attendance, the Robin Hood Foundation's annual gala raised more than $60 million.

  • NEW YORK, May 6- Hedge fund mogul David Tepper had a case of deja vu when he ranked as the best paid hedge fund manager for the second year running by earning $3.5 billion in 2013 with a savvy bet on airline stocks, according to a new ranking. Tepper, who runs Appaloosa Management, was followed in second place by Steven A. Cohen, who earned $2.4 billion.

  • This hedge fund chief made $3.5 billion in 2013 Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 6:56 AM ET
    David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.

    While these may not be the best of times for hedge funds, they're still pretty good for the best of the best.

  • Hedge fund showcase event considers new Asia venue Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    Anthony Scaramucci and Tony Blair at a SALT conference

    SkyBridge's SALT Las Vegas has a lagging younger sibling, SALT Singapore.

  • Top hedge funds cling to eBay, Apple in fourth quarter Saturday, 15 Feb 2014 | 7:15 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    E-commerce auction house eBay became a darling among top U.S. hedge funds in the fourth quarter just before billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn urged the company to spin off its PayPal payments business, regulatory filings showed on Friday.

  • Want to invest like a billionaire? Now you can Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    The NYSE and iBillionaire have launched the iBillionaire Index, which tracks the blue-chip stock holdings of leading billionaire investors.

  • Appaloosa up 5.5 percent in July     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports on Appaloosa's annualized returns. CNBC contributor Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital, explains why billionaire hedge fund titan David Tepper is among one of the greatest investors.

  • CNBC's Jim Cramer, Scott Wapner and David Faber discuss David Tepper's comments this morning that when the dust settles, there's really only one place to be, and that's stocks.

  • What's Driving Rates of Return?     Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 8:25 AM ET

    People are moving out of bonds and Doug Dachille, First Principles Capital Management, discusses what that means to the market.

  • Tepper, Taper and the 10-Year     Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    Discussing David Tepper's thoughts on the Fed and what the taper really means. The concern over the markets is because the Fed sees the economy getting stronger, says Tepper. CNBC's Steve Liesman; Doug Dachille, First Principles Capital Management; Charles Campbell, Executive Director, MKM Partners; and John Lynch, John Lynch, Wells Fargo Private Bank.

  • Apple Falling Out of Favor With Top Hedge Funds Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 3:05 AM ET

    One-time hedge fund darling Apple was dropped by more famous hedge fund managers in the first quarter.

  • CNBC's Josh Lipton shares the highlights of hedge fund titan David Tepper's bullish comments today.

  • Tepper: Still Have Bullish Position in Apple     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 2:16 PM ET

    David Tepper said Apple's stock should be fine if its next product is revolutionary or evolutionary. Will Power, R.W. Baird, discusses Tepper's bullish position in the stock.

  • David Tepper Bullish on Equities     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 2:13 PM ET

    Investing titan David Tepper revealed he is very bullish on equities. Hugh Johnson of Hugh Johnson Advisors, provides perspective.