Blackstone Settles IPO Lawsuit For $85M

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has settled a lawsuit brought against it by a group of investors for $85 million. The suit related to the company's misrepresentation of certain investments to the public in the lead up to its initial public offering in 2007. According to the New York...

Contrarian Stock Ideas for the Month of August

Contrarian Stock US semiconductors from a new note by Martin Roberge, M.Sc, CFA and Guillaume Arseneau of Canaccord Genuity. In a brief section of the note the analysts look at three sectors for potential value ideas; semiconductors, aerospace, and medical supply makers. The semiconductor group ended 2012 mostly flat, underperforming the market...

Hedge Funds Target German Real Estate Developer

Germany, the grand daddy of eurozone, has not been the best play for long short hedge funds. Most of the companies that have a high concentration of short positions have outperformed in terms of share price in this year. However, we were able to zero in on some good...

Hedge Funds Increase Semiconductor Short Bets

Societe Generale's latest guide on Exchange Traded Funds notes a rise of bearish calls on U.S. exchange listed companies in the semiconductor and natural gas sectors. Short interest in both ETFs, Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF (MUTF:SMH) and United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEARCA:UNG), has risen 391 percent and 243 percent respectively since...

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