4 months ago • 4:25 mins
Hedge funds are in the business of making money no matter what the markets do. And in times like this, it’s worth checking out what they’re up to. I recently did just that, and I discovered four big themes you can take advantage of now…
Investment bank Goldman Sachs recently analyzed about 800 US-based, stock-focused hedge funds with roughly $2.4 trillion worth of investments. It found that, on average, their investments were down 12% in the first half of the year – but that a 4% gain so far in the third quarter has left them down “only” 9%, which is better than the S&P 500’s 14% drop so far this year.
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