On the market there are many companies with a capitalization of more than $ 1 billion, which seriously sagged since the beginning of 2016 - based on AMarkets.
At the same time a substantial proportion of the shares of these companies (25% minimum) is in active circulation of hedge funds. Who sank the most? For example, Platform Specialty Products Corp. (Miami). Shares fell more than 40%. 40% of the publicly traded shares of the company are the portfolios of hedge funds.
Another company - Shares of Williams Cos. - Also slipped by 40% since the beginning of the year. 25% of the shares are held by hedge funds. Another major player - the company WPX Energy Inc .. The company's shares have fallen by 38% since the beginning of the year after a fall of 34% in 2015. 25% of companies are in the portfolios of hedge funds. These are just a few examples. But what can be done. Hard times. And hedge funds and hedge fund clients.