Steven Cohen

Last Update: 08-23-2016

Number of Stocks: 705
Number of New Stocks: 237

Total Value: $14,696 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 41%

Countries: USA
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Steven Cohen' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Steven A. Cohen (also known as Stevie Cohen), a billionaire hedge fund investor, is the founder of SAC Capital Advisors, a Stamford, Connecticut based hedge fund which he continues to manage. Steven A. Cohen grew up in Great Neck, New York, and he attended the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Steven A. Cohen lives in Greenwich, Connecticut with his wife and seven children.

Web Page:http://www.careers.sac.com/

Total Holding History

Performance of SAC Capital International Fund

YearReturn (%)S&P500 (%)Excess Gain (%)
20101515.06-0.1
200928.3926.461.9
2008-19-3718.0
3-Year Cumulative19.6 (6.1%/year)-8.3 (-2.9%/year)27.9 (9%/year)

Top Ranked Articles

Hedge Fund Gurus Struggle With Low Returns, Criticize Industry Buffett and Cohen lament high fees and 'lack of talent'
Returns so far this year for hedge fund managers have been lacking amid stagnant U.S. growth and struggling economies in Asia. At the annual Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) shareholder meeting on April 30, Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) criticized the high fees at many hedge funds and the high pay given to managers for subpar performance. Read more...
Steven Cohen Is Betting on Oprah's Stake in Weight Watchers Cohen acquired about 5% of the company after Winfrey became a shareholder and board member
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) has acquired 3.79 million shares of Weight Watchers (NYSE:WTW) at an average price of $16.93. His position looks to be inspired by Oprah Winfrey, who became a shareholder, board member and endorser of the company. She bought 10% of the company and has options that bring her stake up another 5%. Before Winfrey arrived on the scene, Cohen did not own shares. His current stake represents about a ~5% stake in the equity. Read more...
Twitter Wins Rights to Stream NFL Games Social networking service pays less than $10 million for 10-game package
Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), the San Francisco-based social networking service, has been awarded the rights to stream Thursday night National Football League games next fall, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Tuesday. Read more...
Steven Cohen Buys 5% of Growing Emergency Room Company Adeptus Cohen increasingly bets on health care
Investor Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) has taken a 5.1% stake in a Texas-based, freestanding emergency room company called Adeptus Health Inc. (NYSE:ADPT). The billionaire’s new family office, Point 72 Asset Management, replaced his former hedge fund, SAC Capital Advisors, after it pleaded guilty to securities fraud in 2014. Read more...
Fitbit, A Leading IoT Investment FIT has better chance of doubling value than Facebook
When legends like Steven Cohen, George Soros (Trades, Portfolio), Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) and Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio), all buy into a stock during the most recent quarter, it is worth taking note. Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) offers a great long-term growth opportunity at this price. Read more...
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Gurus Invest in Profitable Restaurant Companies High profit margins result in increased value opportunities Steven Cohen,Louis Moore Bacon - Gurus Invest In Profitable Restaurant Companies
Throughout the second quarter, several gurus have increased their positions in restaurants, including Cheesecake Factory Inc. (NASDAQ:CAKE) and Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX). As these companies have high profit margins, the restaurant industry offers good value opportunities to investors. More...

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Steven Cohen Boosts Position in PVH Company is one of the largest branded apparel companies in the world Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Boosts Position In PVH
The founder of Point72 Asset Management, Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) increased his stake in PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH) by 9731.25%, adding an additional 467,100 shares of the company in the second quarter. The trade had a 0.3% impact on Cohen’s portfolio. He now owns 471,900 shares of the company. More...

COHEN, POINT72, BUY, ADD


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RS Investments Buys Allergan, Integra Lifesciences Firm's largest 2nd quarter buys Steven Cohen,Jim Simons - RS Investments Buys Allergan, Integra Lifesciences
RS Investment Management (Trades, Portfolio) is a privately held San Francisco-based investment firm providing services for pension and profit sharing plans, pooled investment vehicles, corporations and banks. During the second quarter, the firm's largest buys are as follows: More...

RS INVESTMENT, TRADES, BUY


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Caxton Associates Exits Coca-Cola, Buys Raytheon Fund's largest 2nd quarter trades Steven Cohen,Pioneer Investments - Caxton Associates Exits Coca-Cola, Buys Raytheon
Caxton Associates (Trades, Portfolio) LP is a New York-based trading and investment firm. Its primary business is to manage client and proprietary capital through global macro hedge fund strategies. Assets are managed via a broad mandate to trade in a variety of global markets and instruments. During the second quarter, the fund’s most heavily weighted trades were as follows: More...

CAXTON ASSOCIATES, BUYS, SELLS, TRADES


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Steven Cohen Buys Broadcom, Intel, Chipotle The guru's top 3 2ndquarter buys Steven Cohen,Andreas Halvorsen,PRIMECAP Management - Steven Cohen Buys Broadcom, Intel, Chipotle
During the second quarter, Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) of Point72 Asset Management acquired three new holdings. They are Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ:AVGO), Intel Corp. (NASDAQ:INTC) and Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE:CMG). More...

COHEN, BUYS, QUARTER


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Companies Trading with Low Price-Sales Ratios Cummins, Lowe's and Dollar Tree among stocks Steven Cohen,Jim Simons - Companies Trading With Low Price-Sales Ratios
According to GuruFocus' All-in-One Screener, the following are stocks with market caps above $5 billion that are trading with low price-sales (P/S) ratios. More...

LOW, PRICESALES, TRADES


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AI’s Effect on the Markets Artificial intelligence will still leave room for traders Steven Cohen - AI’s Effect On The Markets
Hasta la vista, traders? More...

PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT


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Fitbit, A Leading IoT Investment FIT has better chance of doubling value than Facebook Steven Cohen, Joel Greenblatt, George Soros, Jim S - Fitbit, A Leading IoT Investment
When legends like Steven Cohen, George Soros (Trades, Portfolio), Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) and Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio), all buy into a stock during the most recent quarter, it is worth taking note. Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) offers a great long-term growth opportunity at this price. More...

WEARABLES, TECHNOLOGY, FITBIT


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Steven Cohen Buys AMAG Pharmaceuticals Company focuses on development of regenerative medicine Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Buys AMAG Pharmaceuticals
On July 25, Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) of Point72 Asset Management gained a new holding with AMAG Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG). More...

BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, MEDICINE, COHEN


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Gilead Sciences Is Still a Buy A drug company that lowers prices to serve more customers Leon Cooperman,Steven Cohen,George Soros,Ray Dalio - Gilead Sciences Is Still A Buy
Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) continues to offer one of the best long-term investment opportunities despite reporting weak numbers this week. More...

BIOTECH, GILEAD,


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Steven Cohen Boosts Position in Alon USA Energy Guru has owned shares in oil and gas company since 2011 Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Boosts Position In Alon USA Energy
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) of Point72 Asset Management raised his stake in Alon USA Energy Inc. (NYSE:ALJ), a Dallas-based oil and gas refining and marketing company, by nearly 210% with the purchase of 2,353,738 shares on July 14. More...

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Steven Cohen Hits Another Home Run in Oncology Guru has had excellent returns with Tesaro and Celator Pharmaceuticals Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Hits Another Home Run In Oncology
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) hit another home run after he added to his stake in Tesaro Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) at an average price of $43.14. Since May 9, Cohen’s stake in Tesaro has risen 111% in price. More...

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Competition in Retail Industry Gives Rise to Potential Value Traps Online retail companies like Amazon and eBay are taking over the market Ray Dalio,Steven Cohen,Pioneer Investments,David E - Competition In Retail Industry Gives Rise To Potential Value Traps
The customized “Value Trap Screener” listed several retail companies that are potential value traps including Macy’s Inc. (NYSE:M) and Abercrombie and Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF). As these two companies experience decreasing gross margins and operating margins, these stocks become potential sell targets. More...

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Steven Cohen Adds to Stake in Pernix Therapeutics Company has drastically increased gross profits and net revenues over the previous 6 years Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Adds To Stake In Pernix Therapeutics
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) raised his stake in Pernix Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PTX) by nearly 49% with the purchase of 1,224,544 shares on April 28. More...

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Wide Margins of Safety for These Stocks The DCF calculator helps to find low-priced investments Chuck Royce,Steven Cohen,Paul Tudor Jones,Joel Gre - Wide Margins Of Safety For These Stocks
The following stocks are trading with wide margins of safety, according to the DCF calculator, and some of them have very low P/E ratios. GuruFocus' All-in-One Screener can be used to find similar stocks. More...

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Steven Cohen Invests in Netflix and ConocoPhillips Guru reduces positions in Nike and Advance Auto Parts Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Invests In Netflix And ConocoPhillips
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio)’s top two transactions of the first quarter were acquisitions of stakes that are new to his portfolio – Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). The stakes aren’t entirely new, but Cohen hadn’t had shares in either one in his portfolio for more than a year. More...

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High Quality Guru Stocks: EMC, Bed Bath & Beyond These stocks have high business predictability ratings Jim Simons,Steven Cohen,Joel Greenblatt,Ray Dalio, - High Quality Guru Stocks: EMC, Bed Bath & Beyond
According to GuruFocus’ All-in-One Screener, the following stocks have high business predictability ratings, and at least five gurus are shareholders in the companies. More...

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Steven Cohen Invests in Monster Beverage Company has reported excellent financial results over the previous decade Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Invests In Monster Beverage
Guru Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) purchased an 840,500-share stake in Monster Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:MNST) during the first quarter. More...

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Steven Cohen Trims Nike, Coach, Alphabet Guru's largest 1st-quarter reductions Steven Cohen,Spiros Segalas,Frank Sands,Jeremy Gra - Steven Cohen Trims Nike, Coach, Alphabet
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio), a billionaire hedge fund investor, is the founder of SAC Capital Advisors, a Stamford, Connecticut-based hedge fund that he continues to manage. During the first quarter he reduced his holdings in the following stocks: More...

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Steven Cohen Is Betting Big on Newell Brands Company has been expanding its business operation Steven Cohen - Steven Cohen Is Betting Big On Newell Brands
Guru Steven Cohen (TradesPortfolio), a multibillionaire and the founder of Point72 Asset Management, increased his stake in Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) by 435.53% in the first quarter, adding 2,662,369 company shares to his portfolio. More...

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