Archive for September, 2015

Could this Hedge Fund Manager have the Most Followers?

Symmetric News Team

Putting together a portfolio is like picking a team. Find the best players. Put them in at the right time. Play to win, and you just might win the game. But a portfolio isn’t a zero sum game. We can…

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Chase Coleman’s Tiger Global up on JD

Symmetric News Team

Chase Coleman’s Tiger Global up on JD JD.COM INC (JD) returned 10.12% over the past 5 days despite overall weakness in Chinese stocks. It outperformed the market and its corresponding sector, Consumer Discretionary, which returned 2.63%. For those with a…

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How Hedge Fund Long Positions Show Skill While Losing Money In August

August was a tough month for financial markets.  The S&P 500 was down over 6%, and with respect to hedge funds, the typical hedge fund lost money in August.  Conventional wisdom criticized manager long positions and praised short positions, but…

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