Paul Singer

Last Update: 11-16-2015

Number of Stocks: 56
Number of New Stocks: 8

Total Value: $5,124 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 20%

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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Ruane Cunniff's Top New Buys of 3rd Quarter Allergan, Time Warner Cable and Vipshop Holdings have new positions in the portfolio
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. Read more...
Technology Stocks Continue to Attract Paul Singer's Attention Guru reduces Juniper Networks stake, sells Informatica, increases position in Citrix
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. Read more...
Paul Singer Sells Juniper and Fox, Sells Out Family Dollar Stores Guru reduces stakes in Anadarko Petroleum and Time Warner Cable
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). Read more...
Paul Singer Buys 5% of 'Dramatically Undervalued' Alcoa Company traded for less than book value this week
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. Read more...
Paul Singer Acquires Stake in Comcast Software company, Irish airline among hedge fund manager's second-quarter purchases
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. Read 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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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...

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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...

Paul Singer, Family Dollar


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Buffett Burgers and the Halleujah Chorus – CMG Capital
“People are habitually guided by the rear-view mirror and, for the most part, by the vistas immediately behind them.” – Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) More...

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Paul Singer Adds CTXS To His Portfolio Paul Singer - Paul Singer Adds CTXS To His Portfolio
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) of Elliot Management added Citrix Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CTXS) to his portfolio on June 1. Singer's portfolio consists of 60 stocks, valued at $8.08 billion and has an 8% quarter-over-quarter turnover. More...

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Singer Takes Activist Stake in Citrix Systems Paul Singer - Singer Takes Activist Stake In Citrix Systems
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio), the activist investor and founder of Elliott Management, on Thursday disclosed a stake in IT solutions company Citrix Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS), where he is pushing for change. More...

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Distressed Debt Investor Paul Singer Buys Citrix Systems Paul Singer - Distressed Debt Investor Paul Singer Buys Citrix Systems
Founder of Elliott Management Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) initiated a new position in Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) by purchasing 3,612,300 shares on June 1, as reported by GuruFocus Real Time Picks. More...

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Shine Your Light Bright – CMG Capital Management
“We fail to comprehend how owners of claims on money (that is, bondholders) can continue to ignore the fact that the goal of generating more inflation is aimed precisely at reducing the value of their capital. The opportunity, then, is to short bonds.” More...

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Paul Singer Bets On CDK Global Inc.
Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder of Elliot Management, a hedge fund composed of 73 stocks with a total value of $9,592 million. 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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