Tepper: Market will survive in spite of Greece

Billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper told CNBC a Greek debt deal would be "obviously be good for the markets," but added stocks "could survive even if it goes the other way."

Tepper, the founder and president of Appaloosa Management, said Tuesday: "Stocks could fall 2 [percent] to 3 [percent] or maybe 4 percent."

He argued, however, that's "not a big deal [and] the market will be fine this year."

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