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Most Bought by Activist Hedge Funds

Most Bought by Activist Hedge Funds

38.65k followers29 symbols Watchlist by Yahoo Finance

Follow this list to discover and track the stocks that were bought the most by activist hedge funds in the last quarter.

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Follow this list to discover and track the stocks that were bought the most by activist hedge funds in the last quarter.

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How are these weighted?

The stocks in this watchlist are weighted equally.

Performance

WatchlistChange Today1 Month Return1 Year ReturnTotal Return
Most Bought by Activist Hedge Funds----
^GSPC+0.81%+2.81%+14.40%+3984.85%

29 Symbols

SymbolCompany NameLast PriceChange% ChangeMarket TimeVolumeAvg Vol (3 month)Market Cap
BABAAlibaba Group Holding Limited251.65+8.19+3.36%4:00 p.m. EST20.91M25.60M695.44B
VVisa Inc.201.66+0.07+0.03%4:00 p.m. EST9.56M8.39M444.54B
PLTRPalantir Technologies Inc.26.62+0.98+3.82%4:00 p.m. EST48.24M60.60M49.99B
PINSPinterest, Inc.70.85+1.10+1.58%4:00 p.m. EST6.82M15.42M43.79B
TELTE Connectivity Ltd.129.52+1.57+1.23%4:00 p.m. EST1.35M1.65M42.88B
TWTRTwitter, Inc.45.93+0.75+1.66%4:00 p.m. EST19.03M17.59M36.53B
TDGTransDigm Group Incorporated573.41-11.58-1.98%4:00 p.m. EST318.81k314.63k31.21B
PCGPG&E Corporation12.03-0.21-1.72%4:00 p.m. EST10.65M15.95M23.87B
FTVFortive Corporation70.38+0.16+0.23%4:00 p.m. EST2.53M1.96M23.73B
AVTRAvantor, Inc.29.69+0.74+2.56%4:00 p.m. EST4.19M5.47M17.17B
BURLBurlington Stores, Inc.252.06-1.86-0.73%4:00 p.m. EST598.73k648.29k16.70B
BKIBlack Knight, Inc.85.79+1.06+1.25%4:00 p.m. EST797.47k914.78k13.47B
PLNTPlanet Fitness, Inc.80.11-0.98-1.21%4:00 p.m. EST917.97k1.49M6.93B
INGRIngredion Incorporated77.75-0.22-0.28%4:00 p.m. EST431.61k677.52k5.21B
SNXSYNNEX Corporation88.79+1.27+1.45%4:00 p.m. EST321.45k611.17k4.54B
NCRNCR Corporation33.83-0.08-0.24%4:00 p.m. EST1.39M1.37M4.36B
REZIResideo Technologies, Inc.25.55+0.56+2.24%4:00 p.m. EST768.86k1.56M3.65B
ETRNEquitrans Midstream Corporation7.65-0.84-9.89%4:00 p.m. EST9.87M4.84M3.31B
GHCGraham Holdings Company554.72-2.03-0.36%4:00 p.m. EST20.71k26.64k2.78B
KWKennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc.17.89-0.02-0.11%4:00 p.m. EST371.88k489.88k2.54B
AMRNAmarin Corporation plc6.29+0.22+3.62%4:00 p.m. EST8.63M7.34M2.45B
DDSDillard's, Inc.69.16+4.07+6.25%4:00 p.m. EST602.44k353.90k1.52B
CRYCryoLife, Inc.24.18-0.06-0.25%4:00 p.m. EST127.40k195.49k939.57M
VAPOVapotherm, Inc.32.16-0.74-2.25%4:00 p.m. EST721.40k426.74k825.26M
MNOVMediciNova, Inc.5.65-0.02-0.35%4:00 p.m. EST272.23k194.30k253.84M
PANAPanacea Acquisition Corp.10.87-0.03-0.28%4:00 p.m. EST159.42k208.65k200.62M
NBSENeuBase Therapeutics, Inc.7.33+0.14+1.95%4:00 p.m. EST294.15k196.86k169.89M
PCGUPG&E Corporation119.12-1.34-1.11%4:00 p.m. EST30.72k99.98k-
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