General Motors

Einhorn’s Greenlight Hits Red Light in February

March 4, 2018 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Performing more poorly than the S&P 500 Index loss of 3.7 percent in February, David Einhorn’s main fund, Greenlight Capital, lost 6.2 percent during the same period for a total downturn of 12.3 percent for 2018. Einhorn explained that his hedge fund was going through its worst performance in its history after losing 6.6 percent in […]


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Bad Bets of 2014

December 29, 2014 James Heinsman In the News

With only a few days left of 2014 we thought now is a good time to look back and see what predictions did not work out quite so well for some major hedge fund managers. General Motors is a well-liked holding which is popular as a component of hedge funds. Unfortunately it seems for many […]


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Hayman Capital Invests in General Motors

December 8, 2013 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Hayman Capital recently acquired a stake in General Motors Co, stating that the company’s stock has the potential to increase over 40% over the next year or so once the U.S. Treasury sells its stake. The hedge fund’s decision comes as the government prepares to sell and other investors move in on the GM stake. […]


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