Both biggest billionaire hedge fund titans and the highest Net Worth Hedgies George Soros and Carl Icahn (Net Worth Both $20 Billion personal) have also very similar investing style.
Soros Follows Icahn in Apple too as Hedge Fund Hot Shots Herbalife. Billionaire Carl Icahn revealed his plans to build a big position in Apple, fellow billionaire Soros disclosed in a regulatory filing that he now owns 66,800 shares of the company.
The two are the latest big money hedge fund tycoons eyeing Apple’s nearly $150 billion in cash and investments, hoping the company will do something to enrich shareholders.
The size of Carl Icahn’s investment is unclear. Yesterday Carl Icahn sahared his position in his tweet.
George Soros, though he owns more than $34 million worth of Apple shares, doesn’t crack even the top 10 holders of the stock.
The largest individual hedge fund titan is David Einhorn’ hedge fund Greenlight Capital, with 2.3 million shares, says S&P Capital IQ, followed by D. E. Shaw, which owns 1.7 million shares.
Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors also got back into Apple shares by buying 31,000 of the company.