… [John Paulson] is wading into a local housing controversy and arguing that a large-scale home proposed for a small-scale historic neighborhood on Hill Street in Southampton poses a “threat to our character” and the “peace and tranquility that makes our village what it is.” Mr. Show More Summary
Billionaire fund manager John Paulson and dozens of other Hamptons homeowners signed a petition protesting the construction of a home that's a "threat" to the character and "peace and tranquility" of their neighborhood, the Wall Street...Show More Summary
March didn’t turn out as well as everyone had hoped but, on the bright side, it could’ve been so much worse. Hedge fund manager John Paulson’s returns dipped in March, hurt in part by losses in the gold market, two people familiar with the numbers told Reuters on Monday. Show More Summary
John Paulson started his hedge fund, Paulson & Co., in 1994 using a merger arbitrage strategy. His strength lies in big macro bets, such as his famous short on subprime mortgage securities during the financial crisis. Here, we will explore his top small cap stock holdings (with market caps between $1 and $5 billion) within his $20 […]
Falcone Accused of Using Company Assets in Cash Crunch (NYTimes) An investor has accused the hedge fund billionaire Philip A. Falcone of using his publicly listed company “to bail himself out” after a reaching an $18 million settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In the weeks after the S.E.C. settlement last August, Mr. Falcone’s […]
John Paulson reinforces his bullish views on Enzymotec Ltd (NASDAQ:ENZY). A recent 13G0 filing shows that his fund, Paulson & Co, more than doubled its passive stake in the company from 1.7 million shares to about 4.2 million, afterShow More Summary
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Billionaire John Paulson recently disclosed he has maintained his positions in Radian Group, MGIC, and Genworth Financial, which have all seen their stocks double over the last year.
The billionaire hedge fund manager has been accumulating a position in this Bakken producer.
MADRID (Reuters) - Hedge fund managers George Soros and John Paulson have both taken a 92 million euro ($127 million) stake in a new Spanish property investment vehicle called Hispania, the Financial Times reported on Saturday citing sources close to t...
Puerto Rico resorts are apparently still an attractive investment, despite the US territory’s recent economic woes and the rising costs of doing business on the island. Billionaire John Paulson’s hedge fund company, Paulson & Co., is reportedly looking to wade deeper into the San Juan hotel market. Show More Summary
Carl Icahn starts verbal fight club over PayPal—and Elon Musk is in (BizJournals) At 78, Carl Icahn could have just rode off into retirement, his reputation as ruthless money-maker still golden, his billionaire status unsullied. Instead, he has put on his activist investor armor, grabbed his sword and is galloping full speed once again—this time […]
The Dish Network chief and Phil Falcone bête noire is not as big a fan of the TWC-Comcast marriage as John Paulson. But if it goes through, he’d just like to remind everyone that it would then be totally unfair not to let him have his way with DirecTV. Show More Summary
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John Paulson sat at his desk, staring at the objects that were all but making a mockery of him. The gold pens. The gold paper clips. The gold-plated keyboard, identical to the ones that he’d decreed everyone in the office have, too.Show More Summary
In the current round of 13F filings, hedge funds and other institutional investors are disclosing their equity portfolios as held at the end of the last year. In its latest 13F, John Paulson‘s Paulson & Co has disclosed its holdings as held at the end of the fourth quarter of 2013. The total value of […]
John Paulson has released his quarterly securities filing detailing his fund's long equity holdings for the quarter ended December 31, 2013. Paulson disclosed a new stake in General Motors, the 13F filing shows. Paulson & Co. held more...Show More Summary
When John Paulson & Co. bought up a bunch of Time Warner Cable shares last year, he hoped and prayed that Hank Hooper & Co. were thinking the same thing he was. They were, and now he’s $200 million-plus to the good. They were always the most logical acquirer. Show More Summary
John Paulson’s big bet on gold entered 2014 intact. That’s what the Paulson & Co. chief’s just-released portfolio disclosure shows. Current as of Dec. 31, the filing, called a 13-F, shows the same 10.2 million-share stake in SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) appearing on the previous quarter’s filing. Bloomberg The same was true for big bets [...]
Warren Buffett, John Paulson, George Soros and more will soon file closely watched quarterly portfolio disclosures. It’s an occasion to review what well-known investors are doing. Just be aware of these filings don’t tell you. The 13-F forms hitting the wires last night and today show major money managers’ stock portfolios and select other securities [...]