Maverick, Chilton Burned By Aug. Volatility; Bridgewater, Black Swans Flourish

Aug 12 2011 | 12:11pm ET

Many hedge funds have suffered the fate of the broader markets—the Standard & Poor's 500 Index is down about 9% this month—or worse. Maverick Capital Management is down 11% this month. Pershing Square Capital Management and Chilton Investment Co. have also seen big losses, while Bridgewater Associates and so-called "black swan" funds have turned tidy profits—or more.


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