Activist investor Carl Icahn teed off on the board of Dell, a day before computer maker's board is set to vote on an offer by its founder to take it private.» Read More
Hedge fund founder John Paulson is betting big on the telecom sector and it's paying off big-time. The latest win could be AT&T's $1.9 billion deal for Leap Wireless.
At 77 years old, activist investor Carl Icahn has traded in his axe for a Warren Buffett-like investment style.
The Treasury secretary has managed to stay mostly in the background during his first few months in office. That may be about to change as a new debt ceiling battle heats up.
Life has gotten a bit better for stock pickers. Here's why that's good news for hedge fund managers.
Legendary short seller Jim Chanos of Kynikos is still waiting on a fall for PC maker Hewlett-Packard, despite a rebound in the company's stock.
Mark Leibovich, "This Town" author, explains why he believes Washington is dysfunctional and far from being divided is perhaps a little too connected.
Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics, provides his perspective on Fed policy and what he expects to hear from Chairman Bernanke today as he heads to Capitol Hill to address members of Congress.
As interest rates begin to trend higher, some investors are rethinking their strategy of rotating out of bond and into equities, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Hedge fund titan Leon Cooperman came up with 10 ideas last year and all of the stocks have delivered returns. Will anybody at this year's Delivering Alpha conference match his record?
CNBC's Kate Kelly provides a preview of CNBC's "Delivering Alpha" conference tomorrow in New York City, where some of the investment community's top leaders will speak, including keynote presenter Preet Bharara, famed short-seller Jim Chanos and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew.
Check out last year's top 10 picks from Omega Advisors founder Leon Cooperman and guess what you find? A 31 percent return.
Even with rising interest rates, the stock market is a great place to be for long-term investors, Glenview Capital CEO Larry Robbins told CNBC.
Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors chairman & CEO, discusses what he hopes to hear from the Fed later today, adding there are plenty of stocks out there with more attractive yields than 10-year Treasurys. Cooperman also explains why he filed suit against Tetragon Financial and shares his top stock picks.
Dan McCallister, MBA candidate at the University of San Diego, is the winner of the first ever Institutional Investor All-America Student Analysis Competition.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reveals the names of the world's top-earning hedge fund managers according to the new Rich List ranking by Institutional Investor’s Alpha.
The stock rally, low fixed-income yields, plateauing commodities and legal pressures have added to the concerns many investors have when dealing with hedge funds.
Wary of geopolitical tumult and eager for their first quiet August in years, some hedge-fund managers scaled back the size and scope of their bets in recent weeks, a pullback that was reflected, say traders, in muted monthly returns.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports many of the industry's heavy hitters are meeting at Goldman Sachs' annual hedge fund symposium.
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink discusses his market outlook, the importance of investing for retirement and your "long-term needs," and the current economic environment.
Carl Icahn teed off on the board of Dell, a day before its board is set to vote on an offer to take the company private.
In an interview from CNBC's Delivering Alpha Conference, Jim Chanos says he's once again betting against Hewlett-Packard.
Trian's Nelson Peltz tells Delivering Alpha conference he's buying a lot of DuPont shares, but won't say much more than that.