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Glenview Capital starts new position in Cadence Design Systems
Glenview Capital disclosed a new position in Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) that accounts for 1.21% of the fund’s 2Q14 portfolio. Cadence Design Systems is based in San Jose, California. It develops solutions for its customers to design increasingly small and complex integrated circuits (or ICs) and electronic devices.
Must-know: Glenview Capital Management’s 2Q14 positions
Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital Management delivers attractive absolute returns through fundamental research and individual security selection. The size of Glenview’s portfolio increased from $15.2 billion in 1Q14 to $17.2 billion last quarter.
Why Sandell wants a spin-off of Brookdale’s real estate assets
Sandell has proposed a spin-off of Brookdale’s real estate assets into an REIT. It’s a tax-free spin-off that avoids double taxation on income distribution.
Why Glenview Capital increases position in Flextronics
Glenview Capital upped its position in Flextronics International (FLEX). Currently, the position accounts for 4.50% of the fund’s 2Q14 portfolio—up from 3.64% in the 1Q14 portfolio. Flextronics provides advanced design, manufacturing, and services to original electronic product equipment manufacturers (or OEMs). It’s one of the world’s largest providers of global supply chain solutions.
Must-know: Glenview Capital ups position in VCA
Glenview Capital upped its position in VCA Inc. (WOOF). VCA was earlier known as VCA Antech. Currently, the position accounts for 1.79% of the fund’s 2Q14 portfolio—up from 0.32% of the 1Q14 portfolio. A 13G filing at the end of August revealed that Glenview increased its stake in VCA from 8.7 million shares at the end of 2Q14. Currently, it owns 14.85% of the company with ~12.8 million shares.