Dividend As A Catalyst

Dividend As A Catalyst One of my favorite spin-off strategies is the "dividend as a catalyst" trade. Here's how it works: Identify a spin-off that will be indiscriminately sold, determine the expected dividend yield, wait to buy until 30% of shares out have traded and the stock is trading at attractive implied dividend yield, sell [...]

By |2022-03-30T17:40:08-04:00March 30th, 2022|Categories: Special Situations Playbook, Spin-off Analysis, Stock Spin-off Case Studies|Tags: , |1 Comment

How to Short a Spin-off Before It Begins Trading

How to Short a Spin-off Before It Begins Trading I love spin-offs (shocker, I know). The main reason is that the indiscriminate selling pressure associated with spin-offs allows me to buy bargains. Why do spin-offs sell off when they begin trading? Seth Klarman of the Baupost Group explains why this dynamic exists in Margin [...]

By |2021-10-06T17:43:19-04:00October 6th, 2021|Categories: Educational|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Spin-off Links – October 2021

Spin-off Links - October 2021 Before we get into this month’s spin-off news I just wanted to highlight that I will be raising prices on my premium newsletter at the end of the month (October 31 at midnight). The annual subscription will increase by 51% from $419/year to $635/year. The monthly subscription will increase by [...]

By |2021-10-06T12:10:11-04:00October 6th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments
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