Louis Moore Bacon

Last Update: 05-15-2015

Number of Stocks: 404
Number of New Stocks: 166

Total Value: $4,519 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 35%

Countries: USA CAN
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Louis Moore Bacon' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Louis Moore Bacon (born 1956) is an American hedge fund manager and trader who uses a global macro strategy to invest in the markets. Bacon has been at the top 20 ranking of Top 100 money earners since the 1990s. He is considered one of the top 100 traders of the 20th century. With an estimated current[update] net worth of around $1.7 billion, he is ranked by Forbes as the 707th richest person in the world. He is the manager of a leading New York City-based hedge fund, Moore Capital Management.

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

Investing Philosophy

Global macro strategy

Total Holding History

Performance of Moore Global

YearReturn (%)S&P500 (%)Excess Gain (%)
2010315.06-12.1
200920.626.46-5.9
2008-4.3-3732.7
3-Year Cumulative18.9 (5.9%/year)-8.3 (-2.9%/year)27.2 (8.8%/year)

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