George Soros’s Top Sells in the First Quarter
George Soros’s top sells in 1Q18
In the previous part of this series, we discussed legendary billionaire investor George Soros’s recent buying activity. In this part, we’ll have a look at Soros Fund Management’s top sells in the first quarter.
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The top five sells were Liberty Broadband Corporation (LBRDK), Overstock.com (OSTK), the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) PUT Option, TiVo Corporation (TIVO)(PRN), and Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR)(PRN). The firm reduced nearly 4.41%, 3.61%, 1.91%, 1.67%, and 1.61% of these holdings, respectively, from its portfolio.
LBRDK’s institutional holdings
Although the firm reduced a major portion of its holdings in Liberty Broadband Corporation, the stock remained its top holding in the first quarter. The stock represented 10.67% of the firm’s portfolio. According to the institutional ownership report, Soros Fund Management LLC was the fourth-largest investor in LBRDK, with 7.6 million shares.
Similarly, the firm reduced its position in Overstock.com. The reduced positions signal that the firm isn’t very optimistic about these securities. It also reduced its position in Twitter (TWTR), selling 34,100 shares.