Tag Archives: Horizon Kinetics

Spinoff Odds & Ends: All Horizon Kinetics – Firm Likes Conduent(CNDT), Howard Hughes(HHC) and More

Lets take a look at some recent spinoff news from the large asset manager: 1) Horizon Kinetics Likes Conduent (CNDT) At the very end of 2016, Xerox (XRX) spun off its business process outsourcing unit Conduent. After an initial dip, shares have recovered, but overall, the stock has mostly been flat since the spinoff. That isn’t a terrible outcome… Read More »

Horizon Kinetics Positive On Associated Capital(AC), AMC Networks(AMCX) And Howard Hughes Corporation(HHC)

Horizon Kinetics is an asset management and research shop founded by Peter Doyle, Steven Bregman and Murray Stahl that has been analyzing spinoffs (and plenty of other things) for decades. Over the years, I’ve always enjoyed the various opportunities I’ve had to hear them speak. The firm even publishes a standalone research report dedicated to spinoffs and has… Read More »

Spin Off Index News – S&P Launching Spin-Off Focused Index, Van Eck Launching Spinoff ETF

If the prevalence of spinoff related articles and discussions in the media wasn’t enough of a clue that spins are ‘hot’ right now, the latest news from S&P Dow Jones should serve as a clear sign of their increased popularity. The leading index company announced that they were launching three new indexes in order to meet the ‘evolving… Read More »