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The Sohn Investment Conference: Head, Heart, and Hedge Funds

April Rudin | Posted 08.23.2014 | Business
April Rudin

"Follow your passion" has become something of a cliché in the self-help sections of America's bookstores and in the kinds of advice columns and blogs...

My First Bite of an Apple Shareholders' Meeting: Tastes Like Chicken

Divina Infusino | Posted 03.03.2013 | Technology
Divina Infusino

While I would love for the company to raise its dividend or buy back more stock, Apple needs to show that it can pioneer, envision and make manifest what we do not know that we want but once it exists we cannot live without.

Einhorn Drops Apple Lawsuit

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.01.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A disgruntled shareholder pressing Apple to create a new class of preferred stock has dropped a lawsuit that became a moot poin...

Will Apple Use Its $137 Billion in Cash to Buy a Company?

Yelena Lamm | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business
Yelena Lamm

Apple has so much cash, that it can afford to buy all of the following companies, which are represented in the above cartoon: Twitter $11 billion ...

Einhorn Is Trying To Rally Shareholders

Reuters | Poornima Gupta | Posted 04.23.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who is battling Apple Inc in court as part of a wider effort to ...

Apple Headed For A Loss In Court?

Reuters | Nate Raymond | Posted 04.22.2013 | Technology

By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - David Einhorn's hedge fund has shown a "likelihood of success" if his legal attack against Apple I...

Apple CEO Blasts Billionaire's Lawsuit As 'Sideshow'

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook called David Einhorn's lawsuit against his company a "sideshow" but said on Tuesday the board is care...

Apple Sued Over 'Cash Problem'

Reuters | Posted 02.07.2013 | Technology

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Fund manager David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital sued Apple Inc, saying the company needs to do more to unlock value for shareholders...

World Famous Investor Says Taco Bell Could Ruin Chipotle

Posted 10.03.2012 | Business

We thought we’d never see the day that people would run away from Chipotle. But it has come. Stock for the fast-food eatery known for its giant b...

Who Do A Stock Market Trader And Poker Pro Have In Common?

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.13.2012 | Business

What do a stock market trader and poker professional have in common? Enough for the former to become the latter. That's what ex-derivatives trade...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 03.27.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Remember David Einhorn, the rich Milwaukee native who was going to buy into the Mets? The deal fell apart. Now comes word that Einhorn has been fined $11.2 million by the British version of the SEC for insider trading.

Mets Owner Donated $660 Thousand Poker Winnings To Charity

Posted 08.03.2011 | Impact

David Einhorn must have a pretty strong poker face. Before he was the New York Mets minority owner, Einhorn donated the $660,000 he won in the Worl...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 08.01.2011 | New York
Len Berman

You've got to love modern day reporting. David Einhorn's deal to buy a portion of the Mets isn't done, yet all the details are out there. Yup, the reporters have it nailed.

Microsoft Board Backs Ballmer Over Influential Hedge Fund Manager

Posted 07.27.2011 | Technology

By Bill Rigby SEATTLE | Thu May 26, 2011 6:46pm EDT (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) board stood behind Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer...

Mets Agree To Sell Minority Share Of Team

AP | RICHARD ROSENBLATT | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — The cash-strapped owners of the New York Mets agreed to sell a minority share of the team to hedge fund manager David Einhorn for $20...

Influential Hedge Fund Manager Calls For Microsoft CEO To Step Down

Reuters | Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Bill Rigby | Posted 07.25.2011 | Business

May 26, 2011 12:57:38 AM By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Bill Rigby NEW YORK/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Influential hedge fund manager David Einhorn has...

The SEC's Biggest Whistleblower Blunders (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Nathaniel Cahners Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

How did they not hear about this sooner? That's the question burned investors were asking the SEC in December 2008 when regulators charged Bernie Mad...

Washington Must Ban U.S. Credit Derivatives: Games and Gold (Part 2)

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

Most traders in U.S. credit default swaps don't think the U.S. will default as long as we have money printing presses, so they are speculating on price movements.

Hedge Fund Investors Are Buying Gold

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Hedge fund investors who made money last year by betting against investment banks are now buying gold as a way of betting against central banks. The ...

Michael Lewis, David Einhorn: Close Revolving Door Between SEC And Wall Street

New York Times | Michael Lewis and David Einhorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

There are...a handful of...perfectly obvious changes in the financial system to be made, to prevent some version of what has happened from happening a...

David Einhorn, Famed Hedge Fund Manager, Done With Microsoft, Ballmer

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Famed hedge-fund manager David Einhorn (Greenlight Capital), the man who shorted Lehman Brothers, has been clobbered along with other Wall Street star...

Lehman Brothers In Fight With Insurgent Investor

New York Times | LOUISE STORY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

David Einhorn thinks another big Wall Street bank is headed for trouble -- and he is not being quiet about it. For eight months now, Mr. Einhorn, a r...