Jim Chanos (Trades, Portfolio) is known as a short seller, and his current short positions can be found under the "Short Selling" tab on his portfolio page. Chanos made 16 new buys in the first quarter, and many immediately became among the most valuable holdings in his portfolio.
The largest of Chanos’ new buys was DBX ETF Trust (DBEM), an exchange traded fund that invests in the public equity markets of countries in South America, the Middle East, Asia and Europe. Chanos bought 334,760 shares for an average price of $21.85 per share. The transaction, which had a 4.59% impact on Chanos’ portfolio, made DBX ETF Trust the second-largest stake in Chanos’ possession by volume and the fourth-most valuable. Continue Reading »