The fund led by Julian Robertson appears to be taking an activist stance in the video game retailer but maintains it's a passive shareholder.
BOSTON, April 5- Several hedge funds who trace their ancestry to billionaire investor Julian Robertson's Tiger Management are boasting positive returns for the year even as tumbling markets have left many rivals with losses. In the first three months of 2018, Glen Kacher's Light Street Capital gained 11.8 percent while Chase Coleman's Tiger Global rose 6.7...
NEW YORK, Feb 14- In late 2017, several well-known hedge funds made bets on companies selling goods considered non-essential by consumers and on companies processing raw materials, according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange commission published on Wednesday. Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn added 13 new positions in consumer...
Farallon Capital Management LLC, a $25.4 billion San Francisco- based fund founded by Tom Steyer, added new positions in materials companies Monsanto Co and Tronox Ltd, according to regulatory filings released on Tuesday. Third Point, run by billionaire investor Daniel Loeb, also added a position in Monsanto in the quarter ended Dec. 31, according to filings.
NEW YORK, Feb 14- Several big-name hedge funds made bets on consumer discretionary and materials stocks at the end of 2017 that could benefit from signs of rising inflation that have roiled U.S. markets over the last two weeks. Farallon Capital Management LLC, a $25.4 billion San Francisco- based fund founded by Tom Steyer, added new positions in materials...
NEW YORK, Feb 14- Several big-name hedge funds made bets on consumer discretionary and materials stocks at the end of 2017 that could benefit from the signs of rising inflation that have roiled U.S. markets over the last two weeks. Farallon Capital Management LLC, a $25.4 billion San Francisco- based fund founded by Tom Steyer, added new positions in materials...
BOSTON, Feb 9- Billionaire investor Chase Coleman's hedge fund Tiger Global Management presented investors with a 28 percent gain last year when stocks zoomed higher, but he assured them he has not give up on betting against duds when the time is right. Last year it was wrong-footed by bets against grocer Whole Foods and mall operator General Growth Properties...
BOSTON, Dec 15- John Griffin is shutting his $6 billion Blue Ridge Capital hedge fund after more than two decades, becoming the latest high profile investor to liquidate his business as industry returns have been under pressure. Now Griffin joins well-known investors Eric Mindich, Neil Chriss and John Burbank who all announced plans to close their hedge funds...
Hedge fund legend Julian Robertson wants young folks considering a career in finance to think long and hard before they jump in.
Despite voicing concern over a stock bubble, hedge fund legend Julian Robertson Jr. believes large-cap tech companies are "tempting."
As Hurricane Irma tears its way through Florida, investors this week will need to keep alert for other storms out there as well. Three things to watch.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Jamie Dimon, Ray Dalio and others will gather next week to discuss the biggest issues facing Wall Street.
Hedge fund billionaire Julian Robertson revealed some of his favorite investment ideas, including Microsoft and Air Canada.
Hedge fund billionaire Julian Robertson said he is "apoplectic over the thought of" a Hillary Clinton presidency.
Times have changed, it is now more environmentally friendly and profitable to use renewable energy, says Oscar-winning director Charles Ferguson.
Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, tells CNBC's Kelly Evans he is extremely positive on Apple and the company has the right leader for this time.
Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, tells CNBC's Kelly Evans he covers a wide variety of topics, from Apple's prospects, to Greece and Puerto, and his support for Jeb Bush.
At least 7 hedge funds with ties to Julian Robertson's Tiger Management have shut in recent years, but is it a trend?
Some $70 million in research by Coatue Management this year has so far yielded three themes for investing in technology.
High-profile hedge fund executive William "Bill" Goodell has a new job.