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How Hedge Funder Doug Kass Got The Dream Opportunity To Go Head To Head With Warren Buffett

[credit provider=”Wikimedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Daniellion.jpg”] During his appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street”this morning, Warren Buffett told famed hedge-fund manager Doug Kass he had won the contest to be the official market “bear” at Berkshire Hathaway’s annual Omaha shareholder meeting in May.Buffett had put out a call for “credentialed bears” in […]
How Hedge Funder Doug Kass Got The Dream Opportunity To Go Head To Head With Warren Buffett
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DOUG KASS: Stocks Will Hit Their High For The Year By The End Of This Week

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=1741502312″] Legendary investor Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners thinks that by the end of this week, investors will see the top in the S&P 500 for the rest of the year.In his “15 Surprises for 2013,” published today on TheStreet.com, Kass writes:
DOUG KASS: Stocks Will Hit Their High For The Year By The End Of This Week
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DOUG KASS: ‘I Am Long And Getting Longer China’

[credit provider=”Vincent Yu/AP Images” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=det&ids=China%20Congress&showact=details&sort=date&prds=10135&intv=3d&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1352960234&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=12eed573382e44daa47dfc912ebe6052&dbm=PThirtyDay&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] The risk of a Chinese hard landing is still on many people’s minds.However, this isn’t keeping Doug Kass out of Chinese stocks.
DOUG KASS: ‘I Am Long And Getting Longer China’
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DOUG KASS: ‘The Global Economic Cliff Is Disappearing’

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000065449″] Over at The Street, Doug Kass writes that “meaningful market downside” risk has been removed and that the risk/reward profile has improved.Kass sees the S&P 500 ending the year as high as 1450-1470.
DOUG KASS: ‘The Global Economic Cliff Is Disappearing’
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DOUG KASS: Shorting Bonds Is Still The Trade Of The Decade

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=1741502312″] Treasury yields are near all-time lows, and the Federal Reserve continues to reiterate its commitment to keep rates low for a long time.However, Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners remains convinced that rates will soon rise, which means bond prices will fall.
DOUG KASS: Shorting Bonds Is Still The Trade Of The Decade
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Doug Kass Has 10 Reasons Why Investors Should Worry About Apple

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000065449″] Doug Kass, President of Seabreeze Partners, has a new post on RealMoneyPro titled The Bear Case For Apple.”The upcoming quarter will be big for Apple,” writes Kass. “The fastest ever rollout for iPhone 5 will be accompanied by higher-than-expected margins, as there are two separate cost-reduced models […]
Doug Kass Has 10 Reasons Why Investors Should Worry About Apple
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Doug Kass Isn’t Impressed. He Plans On Shorting Stocks

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000065449″] “I plan to sell/short this news for several basic reasons,” writes Doug Kass, President of Seabreeze Partners.In a new note published on The Street, Kass writes that he’s not very impressed by Mario Draghi’s announcement that the ECB would begin unlimited bond-buying program.
Doug Kass Isn’t Impressed.  He Plans On Shorting Stocks
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Doug Kass Is Worried About Q4

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000065449″] Legendary investor Doug Kass just cut his fair market value estimate on stocks.”To summarize, in large measure, the worsening macroeconomic situation in Europe, China and the U.S. is leading me to modestly reduce my calculation of the S&P 500’s fair market value from 1,415 to 1,390, which […]
Doug Kass Is Worried About Q4