Leon Cooperman

Leon Cooperman

Last Update: 05-16-2016

Number of Stocks: 70
Number of New Stocks: 27

Total Value: $3,763 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 17%

Countries: USA
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Leon Cooperman' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Leon Cooperman is the founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, a hedge fund with approximately $6 billion under management. Mr. Cooperman was the CEO and Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He worked at Goldman Sachs for 25 years. In 1991, he left Goldman and started Omega Advisors. He was a graduate of Columbia Business School, joined Goldman at the age of 24. In 1991, Mr. Cooper founded Omega Advisors with $450 million in capital.

Investing Philosophy

Leon Cooperman combines his macro view and fundamental valuation in his investing strategy. He does try to predict the market direction, but his pays close attention to valuations, too.

Total Holding History

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Gilead and Celgene Among Biotechnology Stocks to Buy Industry contains at least 2 stocks that gurus are adding to their portfolios
The general biotechnology industry offers gurus many opportunities to increase their portfolio returns. Several biotech stocks, including Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) and Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG), have positive financial outlooks. Read more...
Leon Cooperman Buys 15.4 Million Shares of First Data Guru also acquires stake in Microsoft
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio), founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, bought nine new stakes in the fourth quarter. One of those deals qualified as his top transaction of the quarter, the acquisition of a 15,416,663-stake in First Data Corp. (NYSE:FDC), a financial services company based in Atlanta. Read more...
Guru Stocks Trading Below Peter Lynch Value Valero and Apple among those with wide margin of safety
According to GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, several gurus are focusing on stocks whose Peter Lynch fair value is far above the current price. The following stocks are trading with a wide margin of safety, and at least five gurus are shareholders. Read more...
Cooperman's Best Performing Stocks Include Amazon, Facebook Amazon tops the list with a year-to-date return of 117%
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, a hedge fund with approximately $6 billion under management. He manages a portfolio composed of 82 stocks, two of which were new in the third quarter. The portfolio has a total value of $4,951 million, and since the beginning of the year, some of his holdings have had a very high return. Read more...
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Gilead and Celgene Among Biotechnology Stocks to Buy Industry contains at least 2 stocks that gurus are adding to their portfolios Leon Cooperman,Jerome Dodson,Julian Robertson,Joel - Gilead And Celgene Among Biotechnology Stocks To Buy
The general biotechnology industry offers gurus many opportunities to increase their portfolio returns. Several biotech stocks, including Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) and Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG), have positive financial outlooks. More...

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Large Discount to Intrinsic Value If Loral's major shareholder closes the gap between the share price and intrinsic value, the upside could be impressive Carl Icahn,Leon Cooperman - Large Discount To Intrinsic Value
Loral’s share price has dropped more than 50% since the beginning of 2015 while its major assets have been performing well. The stock is currently at 30% to 50% discount to a conservatively estimated fair value. Removing such a discount would result in more than 40% shareholder return. More...

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Leon Cooperman: Why He Got Out of Valeant Long Before Crash Omega Advisors CEO had much to say about the company's breakdown Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman: Why He Got Out Of Valeant Long Before Crash
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX) stock plunged by more than 50% Tuesday after it revised down guidance and mentioned a possible debt default. The company split major investors, as some exited due to surfacing of questionable practices, and some retaining their holdings or even adding to them on a recent dip. Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) was one of the ones who dropped the company and discussed the reasons for the company's trouble on CNBC this afternoon: More...

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Leon Cooperman Is Finding Plenty of Cheap Stocks Cooperman weighs in on possibilities of recession Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman Is Finding Plenty Of Cheap Stocks
Fifty percent of the stocks in the U.S. yield more than government bonds today. Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) believes this means that investors think that interest rates are going to rise. More...

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Leon Cooperman Buys 15.4 Million Shares of First Data Guru also acquires stake in Microsoft Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman Buys 15.4 Million Shares Of First Data
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio), founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, bought nine new stakes in the fourth quarter. One of those deals qualified as his top transaction of the quarter, the acquisition of a 15,416,663-stake in First Data Corp. (NYSE:FDC), a financial services company based in Atlanta. More...

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Guru Stocks Trading Below Peter Lynch Value Valero and Apple among those with wide margin of safety David Einhorn, Leon Cooperman, Seth Klarman,George - Guru Stocks Trading Below Peter Lynch Value
According to GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, several gurus are focusing on stocks whose Peter Lynch fair value is far above the current price. The following stocks are trading with a wide margin of safety, and at least five gurus are shareholders. More...

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Leon Cooperman: This Is a Growth Scare, Not a Bear Market Guru says he isn't worried about weak start to 2016 Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman: This Is A Growth Scare, Not A Bear Market
Is it 2008 all over again? The new year has certainly gotten off to a frightening start. More...

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Cooperman's Best Performing Stocks Include Amazon, Facebook Amazon tops the list with a year-to-date return of 117% Leon Cooperman - Cooperman's Best Performing Stocks Include Amazon, Facebook
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, a hedge fund with approximately $6 billion under management. He manages a portfolio composed of 82 stocks, two of which were new in the third quarter. The portfolio has a total value of $4,951 million, and since the beginning of the year, some of his holdings have had a very high return. More...

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Leon Cooperman on What to Expect From Interest Rate Rise, Oil Omega Advisers chairman comments on oil holdings and impact of interest rate change Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman On What To Expect From Interest Rate Rise, Oil
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Cooperman's Big Bets Include Alphabet, Pfizer Guru increases stake in Google holding company by 126% Leon Cooperman - Cooperman's Big Bets Include Alphabet, Pfizer
Billionaire Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio)'s Omega Advisors has disclosed an equity portfolio valued at $4.95 billion as of the end of the third quarter of 2015. The equity portfolio is mainly invested in Finance (18%), Consumer Discretionary (18%) and Tech (14%) stocks. More...

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Leon Cooperman Adds Google and Buys Pfizer Guru adds more than 5 million shares to portfolio Leon Cooperman,Charlie Munger,Warren Buffett - Leon Cooperman Adds Google And Buys Pfizer
Guru Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) has been in the investment industry for nearly half a century. He started his career working at Goldman Sachs, but he retired 1991 and founded his own company Omega Advisors, which he runs today. Cooperman has been in the financial sector for close to half a century and most recently added 482,749 shares of Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL), a 125.94% increase to his holdings, and purchased 4,830,595 shares in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). More...

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Leon Cooperman Buys Several Health Care Companies, Brief Position in Valeant Omega Advisors' largest new buy in the 3rd quarter was Pfizer Leon Cooperman,Charlie Mnger - Leon Cooperman Buys Several Health Care Companies, Brief Position In Valeant
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio)’s Omega Advisors saw opportunity in several health care-related stocks during the third quarter, according to the fund’s 13F filing. More...

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Leon Cooperman: The Bull Market Is Not Over Four reasons why the bull market will continue Leon Cooperman - Leon Cooperman: The Bull Market Is Not Over
The hardest working man on Wall Street, Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio), says that the bull market is not over. More...

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Delta Air Lines, United Continental Holdings and General Electric Among Douglas C. Lane´s Top Three Stocks Fund invests in stocks that beat estimates in the third quarter Leon Cooperman,Sarah Ketterer,Louis Moore Bacon,Jo - Delta Air Lines, United Continental Holdings And General Electric Among Douglas C. Lane´s Top Three Stocks
Douglas C. Lane & Associates Inc. (DCLA®) is a registered investment advisory firm based in New York City. It manages approximately $4 billion of capital of high net worth families, trusts, pensions, endowments, foundations and institutions. More...

Douglas C. Lane,Delta,United Continental,General Electric


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Market Continues to Look Expensive After Low August Returns What gurus and economic indicators say about market valuations David Einhorn,Leon Cooperman,Bill Ackman,Ray Dalio - Market Continues To Look Expensive After Low August Returns
August was undoubtedly a tough month for the market, with share prices plunging on Aug. 18 and leading to a selloff on Aug. 21, reaching what some consider the first meaningful correction in years. More...

VALUATION, SHILLER PE, ECONOMICS


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Mario Gabelli, Leon Cooperman Discuss Their Investing Strategies on CNBC The two investors go in-depth about how they invest and stocks they like Mario Gabelli,Leon Cooperman - Mario Gabelli, Leon Cooperman Discuss Their Investing Strategies On CNBC
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Machines Are Taking Over the Market – Leon Cooperman Guru shares his thoughts on investing in oil Leon Cooperman - Machines Are Taking Over The Market – Leon Cooperman
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) believes that machines are taking over the stock market. More...

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AerCap Holdings Has Strong Financial Position Despite 16% decline in past year, hedge funds were bullish in the stock Leon Cooperman - AerCap Holdings Has Strong Financial Position
Billionaire Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio)'s Omega Advisors has disclosed an equity portfolio valued at $6.27 billion as of the end of the second quarter of 2015. The equity portfolio is mainly invested in consumer discretionary (22%), finance (21%) and tech (11%) stocks. More...

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Priceline, Google Among Cooperman's New Holdings Leon Cooperman - Priceline, Google Among Cooperman's New Holdings
Leon Cooperman (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder and chairman of Omega Advisors, a hedge fund that manages about $6 billion in assets. During the second quarter, he added 33 new stocks to his portfolio. More...

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