Jim Chanos’ Kynikos Associates is shorting a Major Oil Company

June 19th, 2010
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Contributed by: Teri Buhl
Bloomberg TV got famed short seller, Jim Chanos, to talk Big Oil today. He said that he’s not short B.P., but that there is another well known oil company who he thinks is playing fast and loose with their cash flow and dividend funding.

Of course not wanting to piss of regulators who are still confused over the merits of how short sellers help the market he didn’t name names.

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Kynikos Associates
Related People: James Chanos
Related Entities: Kynikos Alpha Tactical Fund; Kynikos Opportunities; Ursus International; Ursus Partners LP
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