What’s Behind Sachem Head’s Surge?

Scott Ferguson’s activist fund is being led by several of its largest positions.

Scott Ferguson (Kholood Eid/Bloomberg)

Scott Ferguson

(Kholood Eid/Bloomberg)

Sachem Head Capital Management is well on its way to another very successful year.

According to a person who is familiar with the results, the activist hedge fund headed by Scott Ferguson was up more than 30 percent for the year through October, easily outperforming the market averages.


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