Andreas Halvorsen

Last Update: 07-13-2016

Number of Stocks: 63
Number of New Stocks: 22

Total Value: $22,715 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 40%

Countries: USA
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Andreas Halvorsen' s Profile & Performance

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Andreas Halvorsen is a founding partner of Viking Global Investors LP and currently serves as its CIO. Viking was formed in 1999 and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut. Viking manages two hedge funds invested in equities worldwide.
Prior to founding Viking, Mr. Halvorsen was a senior managing director and the director of equities at Tiger Management LLC. He also worked as an investment banker in the corporate finance and merger departments of Morgan Stanley. Prior to moving to the United States, Mr. Halvorsen graduated from the Norwegian Naval Academy and served as a platoon commander on the Norwegian SEAL Team.
Mr. Halvorsen received his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1990 and graduated from Williams College in 1986.
Since starting his firm Viking Global in 1999, his Viking Global Equities III fund has gained 22% on average per year until March 2009. His largest down period was from Sept. 2001 to March of 2002, when his portfolio was down about 12%.

Web Page:https://www.vikingglobal.com

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Andreas Halvorsen's Largest 2nd Quarter Buys Guru buys 75 million shares of Axovant Sciences
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) is a founding partner of Viking Global Investors LP and currently serves as its CIO. During the second quarter, he traded the following stocks according to GuruFocus Real-Time updates. Read more...
Halvorsen Funds Company Buying Neglected Drugs, Gets Stakes in 2 Biotechs Entrepreneur founds new companies focused on forgotten drugs
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio)’s Viking Global Investors said Wednesday it had invested in one of biotech’s hottest companies and in the process two of the companies it is involved in. Read more...
Andreas Halvorsen Takes 6% of Calpine Corp After Doubling Stake Tiger cub investor with 15% annualized return ups investment in top power plant company
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio), a former protégé of hedge fund pioneer Julian Robertson (Trades, Portfolio), on June 23 doubled his stake in one of the largest power generators in the U.S., Calpine Corp. (NYSE:CPN), as lower natural gas prices spur natural gas-fired generation and are expected to continue. Read more...
Andreas Halvorsen Buys Facebook, Amazon, MasterCard Guru's largest 1st-quarter buys
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) is a founding partner of Viking Global Investors LP and currently serves as its CIO. During the first quarter he bought shares in the following stocks: Read more...
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Andreas Halvorsen's Largest 2nd Quarter Buys Guru buys 75 million shares of Axovant Sciences Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen's Largest 2nd Quarter Buys
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Halvorsen Funds Company Buying Neglected Drugs, Gets Stakes in 2 Biotechs Entrepreneur founds new companies focused on forgotten drugs Andreas Halvorsen - Halvorsen Funds Company Buying Neglected Drugs, Gets Stakes In 2 Biotechs
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio)’s Viking Global Investors said Wednesday it had invested in one of biotech’s hottest companies and in the process two of the companies it is involved in. More...

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Tech Companies Reach High Altman Z-Scores A study of the distribution of Z-scores for S&P 500 companies, Part 1 Andreas Halvorsen - Tech Companies Reach High Altman Z-Scores
Developed by NYU Stern financial economist Edward Altman, the Altman Z-score predicts the likelihood of a company of going bankrupt within a two-year period. More...

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Andreas Halvorsen Takes 6% of Calpine Corp After Doubling Stake Tiger cub investor with 15% annualized return ups investment in top power plant company Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen Takes 6% Of Calpine Corp After Doubling Stake
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio), a former protégé of hedge fund pioneer Julian Robertson (Trades, Portfolio), on June 23 doubled his stake in one of the largest power generators in the U.S., Calpine Corp. (NYSE:CPN), as lower natural gas prices spur natural gas-fired generation and are expected to continue. More...

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Andreas Halvorsen Buys Facebook, Amazon, MasterCard Guru's largest 1st-quarter buys Andreas Halvorsen,Frank Sands,Steve Mandel,Spiros  - Andreas Halvorsen Buys Facebook, Amazon, MasterCard
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Andreas Halvorsen Raises Stake in Dynegy by 1,563% Strong revenue growth and improvement in EBITDA may have motivated guru Andreas Halvorsen,Julian Robertson - Andreas Halvorsen Raises Stake In Dynegy By 1,563%
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) increased his stake in Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) by 1,563% on May 3. The guru purchased 5,959,436 shares for $16.6 per share. More...

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Stocks Near 52-Week Lows Stocks at 52-week lows present positive opportunities for investors Andreas Halvorsen,Jim Simons - Stocks Near 52-Week Lows
According to the GuroFocus list of 52-week lows, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Inc. (NYSE:TEVA) and Cigna Corp. (NYSE:CI) are two stocks that are within 5% of 52-week lows and are owned by 21 gurus. More...

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John Hussman Sells Broadcom, Cognizant Guru's largest sales during the 1st quarter John Hussman,Andreas Halvorsen,Eric Mindich,PRIMEC - John Hussman Sells Broadcom, Cognizant
John Hussman is the president and principal shareholder of Hussman Strategic Advisors, the investment advisory firm that manages the Hussman Funds. He is also the president of the Hussman Investment Trust. Hussman manages Hussman Strategic Growth Fund, which invests primarily in U.S. stocks, and Hussman Strategic Total Return Fund, which invests primarily in U.S. Treasury and government agency securities. These were the most heavily weighted sales during the first quarter. More...

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High Quality Guru Stocks Include TransDigm, Chipotle Stocks with high business predictability that gurus are buying Steve Mandel, Andreas Halvorsen, Lee Ainslie - High Quality Guru Stocks Include TransDigm, Chipotle
According to GuruFocus’ All-in-One Screener, the following stocks have a high business predictability rating and at least five gurus are shareholders in the companies. More...

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Andreas Halvorsen Invests in Rice Energy Halvorsen has been stocking up on oil stocks Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen Invests In Rice Energy
Norwegian guru and co-founder of Viking Global Investors LP Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) purchased 10,134,260 shares of Rice Energy (NYSE:RICE) on April 15. More...

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Time to Get Out of Dover Acquisitions are strong drivers of growth, but recent results are not promising Pioneer Investments,Andreas Halvorsen,Ray Dalio,St - Time To Get Out Of Dover
Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) is a $10.51 billion market cap company that manufactures a broad range of specialized industrial products and sophisticated manufacturing equipment. More...

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Ctrip.com, Philip Morris Among Guru Stocks Beating S&P 500 Guru picks that are outperforming the benchmark Andreas Halvorsen, Stanley Druckenmiller, Steve Ma - Ctrip.com, Philip Morris Among Guru Stocks Beating S&P 500
The following are some of the stocks that outperformed the S&P 500 Index over the last 12 months and have been bought by gurus during the fourth quarter. More...

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Pfizer-Allergan Merger Collapse Hurts Some Funds but Is Boosting Others Allergan's price sank but Pfizer's actually rose significantly following the merger agreement failure, a boost for long-term holders John Paulson,Andreas Halvorsen - Pfizer-Allergan Merger Collapse Hurts Some Funds But Is Boosting Others
When Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and Allergan Plc (NYSE:AGN) announced their proposed merger deal collapsed on April 6, so too did the hopes of several influential hedge fund managers who staked much capital on its success, but some investors have seen benefits. More...

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Netflix, Starbucks Outperform S&P 500 Due to strong performance, these guru stocks are overpriced Chase Coleman, Andreas Halvorsen, Frank Sands - Netflix, Starbucks Outperform S&P 500
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Andreas Halvorsen Ups Stake 6-Fold in Range Resources Increased productivity and volatile commodity prices may have prompted purchase Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen Ups Stake 6-Fold In Range Resources
Guru Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) is a Norwegian hedge fund executive who co-founded Viking Global Investors LP in 1999. Halvorsen graduated from the Norwegian Naval Academy and then went on to become a Norwegian Navy Seal. More...

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Best Performing Guru Stocks Ctrip.com, Adobe and Broadcom are beating the market Ken Fisher, Andreas Halvorsen, David Einhorn - Best Performing Guru Stocks
The following are some of the stocks that outperformed the S&P 500 Index over the last 12 months and have been bought by gurus during the last quarter. More...

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Andreas Halvorsen Raises Stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Guru reduces holdings in Netflix, Walgreens Boots Alliance, MasterCard, Alphabet Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen Raises Stake In Teva Pharmaceutical
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio), founding partner and CIO of Viking Global Investors LP, added two dozen stakes to his portfolio in the fourth quarter, but his most noteworthy activity was the increase of his stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TEVA), an Israeli pharmaceutical company, by more than 182%. More...

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Best Performing Guru Stocks These companies outperformed the S&P 500 during the last 12 months Larry Robbins, Andreas Halvorsen, Eric Mindich - Best Performing Guru Stocks
The following are some of the stocks that outperformed the S&P 500 Index over the last 12 months and have been bought by gurus during the last quarter. More...

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Andreas Halvorsen Buys Teva, Broadcom, Priceline Guru invests in 24 new companies in 4th quarter Andreas Halvorsen - Andreas Halvorsen Buys Teva, Broadcom, Priceline
Andreas Halvorsen (Trades, Portfolio) is a founding partner of Viking Global Investors LP and currently serves as its CIO. Prior to founding Viking, Halvorsen was a senior managing director and the director of equities at Tiger Management LLC. During the fourth quarter, he raised his stake in many stocks and also acquired new position in some stocks. The following are his largest buys. More...

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