Many of the Ten Most Popular Hedge Fund Stocks Have Held Up Well

Six of them are still up for the year, while three are down by double digits.

(David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

(David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Is the market’s recent sharp selloff a buying opportunity, the beginning of a correction, or the start of the next inevitable bear market?

This is the question hedge funds and other investors are asking themselves as they try to make sense of this month’s sharp drop in the stock market, which on Thursday snapped a six-day losing streak for the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index.

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