Paul Singer

Last Update: 08-15-2016

Number of Stocks: 78
Number of New Stocks: 18

Total Value: $11,378 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 8%

Countries: USA
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Paul Singer' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Paul Singer founded Elliot Management in 1977, which manages more than $24 billion in assets. Almost 37 percent of the firm’s portfolio is in the oil and gas industry, notably Hess Corp. and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. Singer’s personal net worth is about $1.9 billion.

Investing Philosophy

Singer is well-known for taking an activist investor stance in underperforming companies, and for buying sovereign debt at a discount, including countries such as Peru, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Argentina.

Total Holding History

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Paul Singer’s 2nd Quarter Buys Guru buys agriculture, security
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliott Management acquired 18 new holdings in the second quarter. His three largest buys were Monsanto Co. (NYSE:MON), LifeLock Inc. (NYSE:LOCK) and Imperva Inc. (NYSE:IMPV). Read more...
3 of Paul Singer's Top 5 Deals in 1st Quarter Involve Technology Stocks Guru invests in Qlik, sells VMware, increases stake in Symantec
The Technology sector occupies the most heavily weighted spot in Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio)’s portfolio, and three of his five largest transactions in the first quarter clearly reflected that preference. Read more...
Paul Singer Purchases Stake in Qlik Technologies Company has increased its revenues and gross profit by 23% annually since December 2008
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) purchased a 4,634,933-share stake in Qlik Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:QLIK) during the first quarter. Read more...
Guru Stocks With Strong 10-Year Returns VMware and Credit Acceptance among well-performing companies
According to GuruFocus' All-in-One Screener, the following stocks have had strong performance over the last 10 years with high and steady returns as well as profitability. EPS has also grown steadily with the company’s revenue. Most of these companies have a great cash-to-debt ratio. Read more...
Alcoa Becomes Paul Singer's 3rd-Most Valuable Holding Guru buys more than 67 million shares of metals and mining company in 4th quarter
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliott Management invested in a 67.1 million-share stake in Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in the fourth quarter, making it the third-most valuable stake in his portfolio. Read more...
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Paul Singer’s 2nd Quarter Buys Guru buys agriculture, security Paul Singer - Paul Singer’s 2nd Quarter Buys
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliott Management acquired 18 new holdings in the second quarter. His three largest buys were Monsanto Co. (NYSE:MON), LifeLock Inc. (NYSE:LOCK) and Imperva Inc. (NYSE:IMPV). More...

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3 of Paul Singer's Top 5 Deals in 1st Quarter Involve Technology Stocks Guru invests in Qlik, sells VMware, increases stake in Symantec Paul Singer - 3 Of Paul Singer's Top 5 Deals In 1st Quarter Involve Technology Stocks
The Technology sector occupies the most heavily weighted spot in Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio)’s portfolio, and three of his five largest transactions in the first quarter clearly reflected that preference. More...

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Paul Singer Purchases Stake in Qlik Technologies Company has increased its revenues and gross profit by 23% annually since December 2008 Paul Singer - Paul Singer Purchases Stake In Qlik Technologies
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) purchased a 4,634,933-share stake in Qlik Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:QLIK) during the first quarter. More...

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Guru Stocks With Strong 10-Year Returns VMware and Credit Acceptance among well-performing companies Paul Singer, Ray Dalio - Guru Stocks With Strong 10-Year Returns
According to GuruFocus' All-in-One Screener, the following stocks have had strong performance over the last 10 years with high and steady returns as well as profitability. EPS has also grown steadily with the company’s revenue. Most of these companies have a great cash-to-debt ratio. More...

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Alcoa Becomes Paul Singer's 3rd-Most Valuable Holding Guru buys more than 67 million shares of metals and mining company in 4th quarter Paul Singer - Alcoa Becomes Paul Singer's 3rd-Most Valuable Holding
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliott Management invested in a 67.1 million-share stake in Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in the fourth quarter, making it the third-most valuable stake in his portfolio. More...

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Paul Singer Invests in Stake in Alcoa Guru acquires 67.1 million shares in the 4th quarter Paul Singer,Steven Romick - Paul Singer Invests In Stake In Alcoa
Guru Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) purchased a 67,100,000-share stake in Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in the fourth quarter. More...

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Market Macro Myths: Debts, Deficits, and Delusions - GMO White Paper By James Montier Paul Singer - Market Macro Myths: Debts, Deficits, And Delusions - GMO White Paper
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Scott Black's 4 Stock Picks for 2016 Classic Graham and Dodd value investor talks about investment ideas including Apple Scott Black,Paul Singer,George Soros,Kyle Bass,Jan - Scott Black's 4 Stock Picks For 2016
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TECH, HEALTHCARE, LONG


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Ruane Cunniff's Top New Buys of 3rd Quarter Allergan, Time Warner Cable and Vipshop Holdings have new positions in the portfolio Ruane Cunniff,Paul Singer,Wallace Weitz,Jim Simons - Ruane Cunniff's Top New Buys Of 3rd Quarter
Ruane Cunniff was founded by William Ruane. The Fund’s investment objective is long-term growth of capital. In pursuing this objective the Fund focuses on investing in equity securities that it believes are undervalued at the time of purchase and have the potential for growth. More...

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Technology Stocks Continue to Attract Paul Singer's Attention Guru reduces Juniper Networks stake, sells Informatica, increases position in Citrix Paul Singer - Technology Stocks Continue To Attract Paul Singer's Attention
Technology stocks are, by far, the most heavily weighted in Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio)’s portfolio, and the guru’s third-quarter transactions reflect that preference, whether the deals were acquisitions or divestitures – although technology was by no means the only sector in which the founder of Elliott Management traded. More...

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Paul Singer Sells Juniper and Fox, Sells Out Family Dollar Stores Guru reduces stakes in Anadarko Petroleum and Time Warner Cable Paul Singer,Warren Buffett,Dodge & Cox,Manning & N - Paul Singer Sells Juniper And Fox, Sells Out Family Dollar Stores
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) founded Elliot Management in 1977, which manages more than $24 billion in assets. Almost 37% of the firm’s portfolio is in the oil and gas industry, notably Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES) and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:APC). More...

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Paul Singer Buys 5% of 'Dramatically Undervalued' Alcoa Company traded for less than book value this week Paul Singer - Paul Singer Buys 5% Of 'Dramatically Undervalued' Alcoa
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio), founder of hedge fund Elliott Management, took an active stake of 67,064,200 shares in Alcoa (NYSE:AA), a company trading below book value, on Nov. 12, securities filings released today show. More...

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Paul Singer Acquires Stake in Comcast Software company, Irish airline among hedge fund manager's second-quarter purchases Paul Singer - Paul Singer Acquires Stake In Comcast
Since his founding of Elliott Management in 1977, Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) has experienced only two down years, primarily because losses in the early years of his investing career made him disinclined to take substantial risks. Even so, he has a reputation as an activist when it comes to underperforming companies, which makes his quarterly purchases of special interest, and some of his second-quarter acquisitions were considerable. More...

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The Delivering Alpha Unfiltered Interview With Paul Singer
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder and chief of hedge fund Elliot Management which manages more than $25 billion for investors. More...

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Paul Singer Reduces His Position in Juniper
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliott Management recently reduced his position in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Singer is the founder of Elliott Management which currently manages approximately $6.8 billion in equity assets. More...

TECHNOLOGY


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Paul Singer Sells More Than One-Third of Stake in Fortress Biotech
Guru Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio), who founded Elliot Management in 1977, sold more than one-third of his stake in Fortess Biotech Inc (NASDAQ:FBIO), a biopharmaceutical company with offices in New York and Massachusetts, on July 17. That was the day the company announced that its subsidiary, Altamira Bio, attained a license to develop the treatment of hyposialylation disorders. More...

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Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter - Q2 2015
What is required to restore investor interest in gold? In our opinion, a prolonged bout of financial-market adversity would suffice. After all, the cornerstone of coordinated central-bank policy since 2008 has been the levitation of financial assets via Zero Interest-Rate Policy (ZIRP) and Quantitative Easing (QE) by forcing investors into risky assets. We believe that nothing would serve better to undermine confidence in central bankers than a bear market in bonds and equities. The roof above the dollar gold price has been built brick by brick from confidence in central bankers. More...

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Paul Singer: Government Action Has Made Valuation Efforts Futile
Global quantitative easing has led to all kinds of implications. One of these is how to go about correctly valuing assets around the world. How do you value something when it is very hard to have any confidence in the paper currency that it earns? And what discount rate do you apply in a zero interest rate world? More...

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Paul Singer's undervalued stocks trading with low P/E ratio Paul Singer,James Barrow,Brian Rogers,Charles Bran - Paul Singer's Undervalued Stocks Trading With Low P/E Ratio
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) founded Elliot Management in 1977 and now it manages more than $8,000 million in assets with about 60 stocks. Singer is well-known for taking an activist investor stance in underperforming companies, and for buying sovereign debt at a discount, including countries such as Peru, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Argentina. More...

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Paul Singer Sells Stake in Family Dollar Stores Paul Singer - Paul Singer Sells Stake In Family Dollar Stores
Guru Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) sold his stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc (NYSE:FDO), a North Carolina-based variety store chain, earlier this week, selling 8,236,775 shares for an average price of $79.39 per share. The transaction had a -8.09% impact on Singer’s portfolio. More...

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