Many prominent investors, including Warren Buffett, David Tepper and Stan Druckenmiller, have been cautious regarding the current bull market and missed out as the stock market reached another high in recent weeks. On the other hand, technology hedge funds weren’t timid and registered double digit market beating gains. Financials, energy and industrial stocks initially suffered the most but many of these stocks delivered strong returns since November and hedge funds actually increased their positions in these stocks. In this article we will find out how hedge fund sentiment towards Esports Entertainment Group Inc. (NASDAQ:GMBL) changed recently.
Is GMBL a good stock to buy? Esports Entertainment Group Inc. (NASDAQ:GMBL) was in 4 hedge funds’ portfolios at the end of March. The all time high for this statistic is 1. This means the bullish number of hedge fund positions in this stock currently sits at its all time high. GMBL investors should be aware of an increase in hedge fund interest of late. There were 1 hedge funds in our database with GMBL positions at the end of the fourth quarter. Our calculations also showed that GMBL isn’t among the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds (click for Q1 rankings).
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Do Hedge Funds Think GMBL Is A Good Stock To Buy Now?
Heading into the second quarter of 2021, a total of 4 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were bullish on this…