David Einhorn: Greenlight Capital’s Big August Loss Compounds 2018 Woes

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Here’s an article at Institutional Investor which discusses David Einhorn’s ongoing underperformance. According to this article at Reuters – Billionaire investor David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital hedge fund, whose bets on car companies General Motors and Tesla both moved against him in August, lost 7.6 percent this month, leaving the fund … Read More

David Einhorn: “Right Now The Market Is Telling Us We Are Wrong, Wrong, Wrong About Nearly Everything”

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David Einhorn recently released his Q2 2018 shareholder letter. It’s been another difficult quarter for Greenlight Capital losing an additional (5.4)%, and bringing the Greenlight Capital funds’ (the “Partnerships”) year-to-date loss to (18.3)%. In a quarter when the S&P 500 index returned 3.4%, bringing its year-to-date return to 2.6%. Despite the … Read More

Is David Einhorn’s Underperformance A Sign That Value Investing Is Set to Return

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Here’s a great article at CNBC which discusses the similarities between David Einhorn’s current performance and that of Julian Robertson’s Tiger Management back in 1999/2000. In terms of what Einhorn’s current performance means for the future of value investing, the article makes the following point: “The down-on-his-luck investor [Einhorn] may … Read More

David Einhorn – When Investing Feels Like You’re Running Into A Headwind, Don’t Capitulate, Stick To Your Strategy

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One of our favorite investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is David Einhorn. Einhorn is the founder of Greenlight Capital, which according to WhaleWisdom manages a stock portfolio valued at approximately $6.67 Billion. We’ve just finished reading through Greenlight’s latest Q4 2017 shareholder letter which shows that the fund has returned … Read More

The Lehman Brothers $1.1 Billion Discrepancy, “Accounting Ingenuity” – David Einhorn

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(Image Credit, forbes.com) David Einhorn is one of most famous hedge fund managers on the planet and a master of company analysis. He’s the founder and president of Greenlight Capital, a “long-short value-oriented hedge fund”, which he started in 1996 with $900,000. The fund now has $9.27 Billion in assets under … Read More