Here's what the biggest hedge funds have been buying and selling – Yahoo Finance

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Julian Robertson, the founder of Tiger Management.

The stock moves that the biggest hedge fund managers made in the third quarter are being revealed today.

Hedge funds of a certain minimum size are required to disclose their long stock holdings in filings to the SEC known as 13-Fs. Of course, the filings only provide a partial picture since they do not show short positions or wagers on commodities and currencies. What’s more is these filings come out 45 days after the end of each quarter, so it’s possible they could have traded in and out of the positions.

Still, it does provide a partial look into where some of the top money managers have been placing money in the stock market.

Below is a roundup of some of the quarter’s portfolio highlights:

Appaloosa Management (David Tepper)
New: Micron Technology (MU)
Boosted: Facebook (FB)
Trimmed: Allegan (AGN)
Exited: Wells Fargo (WFC)

Baupost Group (Seth Klarman)
New: McKesson (MCK), AMC Entertainment (AMC)
Boosted: Allergan, Cardinal Health (CAH), Antero Resources (AR)
Trimmed: Dell Technologies (DVMT), Avis Budget (CAR)
Exited: Qualcomm (QCOM)

Bridgewater Associates (Ray Dalio)
Boosted: SPDR Gold Shares (GLD), Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)
Trimmed: SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), Intel (INTC)

Coatue Management (Philippe Laffont)
New: Tableau Software (DATA)
Boosted: Apple (AAPL), Alibaba (BABA), Shopify (SHOP), Snap Inc. (SNAP)
Trimmed: Symantec (SYMC)
Exited: Disney (DIS), eBay (EBAY)

JANA Partners (Barry Rosenstein)
New: Jack In The Box (JACK)
Exited: Hewlett-Packard (HPE)

Marcato Capital (Mick McGuire)
New: Itron (ITRI)
Boosted: Terex Corporation (TEX)
Trimmed: IAC/ InteractiveCorp (IAC), Sotheby’s (BID)

Omega Advisors (Leon Cooperman)
New: Aetna (AET), Expedia (EXPE)
Boosted: AMC Networks (AMCX)
Exited: Allegan

Third Point LLC (Daniel Loeb)
New: Altaba (AABA), Shire (SHPG)
Boosted: Alibaba (BABA)
Trimmed: Alphabet (GOOGL)
Exited: Humana (HUM), Charter Communications (CHTR)

Tiger Management (Julian Robertson)
New: Anthem (ANTM), JD.com (JD)
Boosted: Facebook, JPMorgan (JPM)
Trimmed: Celgene (CELG)
Exited: Teva (TEVA), Priceline (PCLN), Nike (NKE)


Julia La Roche is a finance reporter at Yahoo FinanceFollow her on Twitter.

 

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