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Whitney Tilson’s T2 Partners Bought More Apple And Netflix

[credit provider=”Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/business-news/oct-23-tilson2-2009-10″] Whitney Tilson, who runs T2 Partners, just filed his 13F quarterly report with the SEC. For the third-quarter ended September 30, Tilson increased his stake in Apple (13,600 call options and 6,147 shares).  In the previous quarterly filing, he disclosed a stake of 545 shares in Apple. 
Whitney Tilson’s T2 Partners Bought More Apple And Netflix
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WHITNEY TILSON: Here’s Why I’m Voting For Obama Again

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000087895″] Hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson is a well known Democrat and Obama supporter, but his latest defence of Obama’s record is still interesting reading, since it’s one of the deepest dives into the subject that we’ve seen.In other words, he actually makes a positive case for Obama’s […]
WHITNEY TILSON: Here’s Why I’m Voting For Obama Again
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Here’s The Gigantic Whitney Tilson Presentation On Stocks And The Economy That He Delivered At This Week’s Conference

[credit provider=”Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/business-news/oct-23-tilson2-2009-10″] Hedge fund guru Whitney Tilson, managing partner of T2 Partners, presented three stock picks at the Value Investing Congress this week. Tilson kicked off his presentation at the VIC by giving a general overview of the U.S. economy touching upon topics such as GDP, consumer confidence, jobs […]
Here’s The Gigantic Whitney Tilson Presentation On Stocks And The Economy That He Delivered At This Week’s Conference
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Everything You Need To Know About Glenn Tongue, Whitney Tilson’s Former Partner At T2 Capital

[credit provider=”Bloomberg TV via YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PbJpcFhpUA”] It was announced earlier today that T2 Capital partners Whitney Tilson and Glenn Tongue are headed their separate ways. As far as hedge funders go, Whitney Tilson is something of a household name, known not just for his investments, but for his commitment to philanthropy, […]
Everything You Need To Know About Glenn Tongue, Whitney Tilson’s Former Partner At T2 Capital
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Whitney Tilson’s Kamikaze Investment Strategy

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000087895″] The news today is that Whitney Tilson is splitting up from his long time hedge fund partner Glenn Tongue.Tilson said in a letter to investors that he plans to do less publicity and let his returns speak for themselves.
Whitney Tilson’s Kamikaze Investment Strategy
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Inside The Sold-Out Poker Tournament Attended By Whitney Tilson, David Einhorn, And Other Hedge Fund Big Shots

[credit provider=”Julia La Roche for Business Insider”] Hundreds of hedge funders, bankers and many others filled up Manhattan’s gorgeous Gotham Hall last night for a sold out charity poker tournament. REACH (Rewarding Achievement)–a nonprofit co-founded by T2 Partner’s Whitney Tilson and funded by Bill Ackman–hosted its third annual “Take ‘Em to […]
Inside The Sold-Out Poker Tournament Attended By Whitney Tilson, David Einhorn, And Other Hedge Fund Big Shots
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A Bunch Of Hedge Funders You’ve Definitely Heard Of Got Totally Clobbered In May

[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000087895″] May was not a pretty month for many investors as uncertainty from the Eurozone and mixed economic growth data for the U.S. affected market sentiment, and that meant hedge funds also became victims.Data from Bloomberg showed that hedge funds were down an average of 2.9 per cent in […]
A Bunch Of Hedge Funders You’ve Definitely Heard Of Got Totally Clobbered In May
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WHITNEY TILSON: Here’s Why I’m Buying JC Penney Today

Despite the fact that J.C. Penney’s stock is having its worst performance in over 24 years as shares have plummeted over 18%, Whitney Tilson of T2 Partners announced that he is still long on the company’s stock and buying more amid the share price drops.
WHITNEY TILSON: Here’s Why I’m Buying JC Penney Today
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Whitney Tilson’s Ultra-Bullish Case For Berkshire Hathaway

[credit provider=”Whitney Tilson T2″ url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/whitney-tilson-berkshire-hathaway-178400-12-months-2012-5″] Whitney Tilson, the founder and Managing Director of T2 Partners, has recently been on a monster winning streak, being on the right side of Green Mountain Coffee, Barnes & Noble (BKS), First Solar, and Netflix.But his biggest bet is Berkshire Hathaway. Tilson sees the stock […]
Whitney Tilson’s Ultra-Bullish Case For Berkshire Hathaway
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Whitney Tilson Had 3 Huge Home Runs Just THIS WEEK

[credit provider=”Courtesy of Bloomberg” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-07-26/scene-last-night-ackman-tilson-susano-sabat-mudrick-britton-martone.html”] Bow down to this week’s most successful hedge fund manager: Whitney Tilson.Let’s review:
Whitney Tilson Had 3 Huge Home Runs Just THIS WEEK
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How Steve Cohen Crushed Whitney Tilson

Looks like Steve Cohen caused Whitney Tilson some pain on his Netflix and OpenTable shorts.In some circumstances, multi-billion hedge fund managers might squeeze a short just because they can, and Tilson’s ~$200 million T2 Partners is relatively tiny. Cohen’s SAC runs about $12 billion. 
How Steve Cohen Crushed Whitney Tilson
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The 12 Stocks Whitney Tilson Loves Right Now

Whitney Tilson is on board with the recurring theme seen amongst hedge funds of pushing long high-quality large-cap trades.  His long picks were included in the same year-end letter as his top 10 short positions.
The 12 Stocks Whitney Tilson Loves Right Now
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The Highest Alpha Fund We’ve Seen: Tilson Dividend Fund

Insider Monkey has shown that Whitney Tilson’s alpha is about 5 percentage points per year. Tilson’s Focus Fund (TILFX) has a tiny alpha of around 80 basis points per month. Whitney Tilson has a second mutual fund which invests in value stocks that have high dividend yields. TILDX is a […]
The Highest Alpha Fund We’ve Seen: Tilson Dividend Fund
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Netflix CEO Rebuts Short-Seller Whitney Tilson In Blog Post

[credit provider=”JD Lasica/Socialmedia.biz” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jdlasica/5186317325/”] Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has issued a point-by-point rebuttal to fund manager Whitney Tilson’s short position of Netflix.It’s never a good sign when a CEO starts publicly ripping short sellers, but Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is sticking his neck out and telling the world why his […]
Netflix CEO Rebuts Short-Seller Whitney Tilson In Blog Post
Tech

Here’s Why I’m Short Open Table

Whitney Tilson, founder of T2 Partners, is short Open Table. He thinks that, while the company has a good management team and is generally run well, it is severely overvalued.
Here’s Why I’m Short Open Table