Tiger Cubs’ Gains Are Largely Thanks to Just a Handful of Stocks

Many of Tiger Management founder Julian Robertson’s protégés are up big for the year, but Alpha’s analysis reveals that several are heavily invested in the same small handful of stocks.


The so-called Tiger Cubs — protégés of Julian Robertson, founder of the legendary hedge fund firm Tiger Management — are often touted as the quintessential bottom-up investors, whose unique skills enable them to uncover individual gems overlooked by most others.

This reputation is well deserved most of the time, as members of this group run some of the industry’s largest and most well-established hedge-fund firms and frequently rank among the top performers.

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