Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who sold the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City week that is last Hard Rock International, can also be a friendly economic advisor to President Donald Trump.
Carl Icahn has added much wealth to his portfolio in the stock exchange since his friend became president, but now the billionaire believes a retraction is in store.
The commander-in-chief that is 45th his billionaire pal is ‘innately in a position to anticipate the long term’ since it pertains to economies. If that is true, investors might be smart to check out Icahn’s lead in betting up against the surging Dow Jones and NASDAQ composite indexes.
Icahn, whose holdings include Trump Entertainment Resorts, is worth around $17 billion. But Icahn Enterprises is betting against the continued rally on Wall Street.
CNN Money reports that Icahn is shorting 1.3 stocks for every one share he’s purchasing. Shorting stocks is the activity of committing to buying shares at a date that is later. Icahn wins if the ongoing company loses value between now plus the purchase date.
‘I am concerned at this point that the market has run ahead of itself,’ Icahn told the news outlet that is financial.
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