Hedge Funds

4 Questionable Hedge Fund Picks From Q1

The nation's biggest hedge funds disclosed their first-quarter buys and sells, with some reminding us that even the pros can sometimes choose poorly. More 

Billionaire Considers Shutting Hedge Fund Amid Investigation

Billionaire hedge fund manager Steven Cohen is considering a deal with prosecutors that would close his firm to outside investors to avoid prosecution. More 

Are Women Better Investors Than Men?

There's been a battle of the sexes going on in the investing world for years, and I'm not about to turn it into a war by taking sides. More 

3 Trends That Sent Energy Stocks Higher in Q1

Energy stocks started 2013 off strong in Q1 and look set to keep climbing in Q2. Take a look at three trends that led the way over the last three months. More 

How to Get Hedge Fund Exposure Without the High Expenses

IndexIQ democratizes hedge funds for individual investors via exchange-traded funds. Find out what CEO Adam Patti has to say about the space in this interview. More 

Herbalife: A $4 Billion, Ego-Soaked Cockfight

Joe Blow investors that try to play alongside Ackman or Icahn as they scrap over Herbalife will probably get their eyes pecked out. More 

Leon Cooperman Tries Crocs on for Size

Here's why the billionaire hedge fund manager likely likes this company -- and so should you. More