Top 10 ICAHN CARL C Positions in Q3 2015

Share with your friends


Icahn Carl C 13F Filing

Carl Icahn’s Icahn Carl C just filed its Q3 2015 13F. Dated 25/12/2015, the filing reveals the hedge fund has a portfolio value of $27.88 billion, representing a decrease of $3.33 billion from the previous quarter when it was $31.20 billion. Note: This filling reprents only assets that which are listed in the US.

Portfolio Q32015
Market Value:$27,875,528,000
Previous Mkt Value:$31,201,438,000
Chg Mkt Value %:-10.66 %
Turnover %:61.64 %
Stocks Activity
New Purchases:5
Additional Purchases:2
Sold out:3
Top 10 Holdings %:86.72%

New Holdings

During this quarter, Carl Icahn’s Icahn Carl C opened new positions in Apple Inc (AAPL) for $5.82 billion, Paypal Hldgs Inc for $1.44 billion, Freeport (FCX) for $969.00 million, Cvr Refng Lp (CVRR) for $115.04 million and American Intl Group Inc (AIG) for $77.35 million. These were the 5 biggest new positions. In total the hedge fund bought 5 new stocks.

Portfolio New Buys

Top 5 New Buys
Apple Inc20.88%
Paypal Hldgs Inc5.15%
Cvr Refng Lp0.41%
American Intl Group Inc0.28%
13F Sector Allocation
Industrials30 %
Information Technology26 %
Energy18 %
Health Care7 %
Materials4 %

Increased Positions

The hedge fund didn’t report any raised positions in this quarter.

Sold Stocks

Carl Icahn’s fund got rid of its stakes in Apple Inc, Ebay Inc (EBAY) and Cvr Refng Lp. These securities constituted 21.21 %, 8.93 % and 0.35 % of the portfolio, respectively. We can only speculate about the reasons for the dumping but we believe it has to do with either value, momentum or a better place for Icahn Carl C’s capital.

Portfolio Sold All

Reduced Positions

The fund also cut its postiton in Hologic Inc (HOLX) by -17.57%.

Top 5 Holdings

Icahn Enterprises Lp (IEP), Apple Inc (AAPL) and Cvr Energy Inc (CVI) made up the majority of Icahn Carl C’s total US long portfolio in this quarter. These holdings were top 3 and constitute 58.9% of Icahn Carl C’s US-listed securities. The top 10 holdings make about 86.72% of the fund’s value.

Portfolio Top Holdings

It seems Carl Icahn ‘s Icahn Carl C holds concentrated portfolio. We wonder do they believe, same as legendary trader Stanley Druckenmiller, that diversification is wrong investment strategy? The image above provides an overview of Icahn Carl C’s top 10 US-listed stocks in this quarter.

Sector Analysis

Information Technology Sector Icahn Carl C - Carl IcahnIcahn Carl C raised the information technology sector from 14 % to 26 %. According to the filing, the fund also has securities for 18 % in the energy sector. The health care sector is 7 % of Icahn Carl C’s 13F US-listed securities. The fund cut the Industrials and Consumer Discretionary sector positions by 30 % and 33 %, respectively.

So these are Q3 2015 fund’s sector weights now: industrials 30 % for $8.36 billion, information technology 26 % for $7.25 billion, energy 18 % for $5.02 billion, health care 7 % for $1.95 billion, materials 4 % for $1.12 billion, consumer discretionary 3 % for $836.27 million and transports 3 % for $836.27 million.

Important Position Changes

Top 10 Q3 2015 New Positions: Apple Inc (AAPL), Paypal Hldgs Inc, Freeport (FCX), Cvr Refng Lp (CVRR) and American Intl Group Inc (AIG).

Top 10 Q3 2015 Sold Out Completely: Apple Inc, Ebay Inc (EBAY) and Cvr Refng Lp.


Download the full 13F form in CSV: Q3-2015-Icahn-Carl-C-Carl-Icahn-13F-Portfolio-Stock-Holdings.csv

Research more New York hedge funds in our free database. Read ‘What is a Hedge Fund’ at our Hedge Funds resource page.

13F Filing Link: 000114036115041684

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with's FREE daily email newsletter.