Investment-grade corporate bonds worth $0.7 billion were issued in the week ended August 28. This was the lowest for the month of August and the lowest since July 10, 2015.
Icahn is the largest investor in Herbalife with 17 million shares as of June 30, 2016. Credit Suisse is the fifth-largest investor in Herbalife with 4.4 million shares.
China’s financial markets already crashed in August 2015. However, the total debt-to-GDP ratio is still too high, at 277% in 2016.
James Gorman, chair and CEO of Morgan Stanley (MS), shared his view on China (FXI) (YINN) in an interview with CNBC.
Greenlight Capital's top five holdings in 4Q17 were General Motors (GM), Brighthouse Financial, AerCap Holdings (AER), Mylan (MYL), and Apple (AAPL).
While Berkshire Hathaway trimmed its stake in Apple by ~1% in the fourth quarter, it's still the company’s biggest holding.
Buffett sees companies as businesses and not just tickers. Buffett avoids businesses that he doesn't understand.
The most significant contributors to Greenlight Capital's (GLRE) gains last year included Micron Technology (MU) and Twitter (TWTR).
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) held its annual meeting on May 4.