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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.
While these may not be the best of times for hedge funds, they're still pretty good for the best of the best.
SkyBridge's SALT Las Vegas has a lagging younger sibling, SALT Singapore.
NEW YORK, Feb 14- Soros Fund Management, one of the hedge fund industry's most closely watched investors, trimmed its stakes in J.C. Penney and Herbalife late last year, marking a notable shift in course only months after buying into the companies.
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.
NEW YORK, Feb 14- E-commerce auction house eBay Inc 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.
NEW YORK, Feb 14- Soros Fund Management, one of the hedge fund industry's most closely watched investors, exited J.C. Penney and trimmed its stake in Herbalife late last year, marking a notable shift in course only months after buying into the companies.
The NYSE and iBillionaire have launched the iBillionaire Index, which tracks the blue-chip stock holdings of leading billionaire investors.
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.
People are moving out of bonds and Doug Dachille, First Principles Capital Management, discusses what that means to the market.
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.
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.
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.
Investing titan David Tepper revealed he is very bullish on equities. Hugh Johnson of Hugh Johnson Advisors, provides perspective.
CNBC's Steve Liesman works the numbers on the Fed's massive bond-buying program.
Several hedge fund leaders who had giant paydays last year earned their riches the old-fashioned way: by posting big returns on their investments. The New York Times reports.
According to someone familiar with his thinking, David Tepper remains bullish on the markets and is expecting a big gain this year, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. (4:14)
"It's dangerous for investors merely to mimic what large investors are doing, because you're always going to be late," says one market pro. "That includes not just buying but, importantly, selling."