Third Point - Glencore: Strategically Important Asset

May 10, 2022 8:54 PM ETGlencore plc (GLCNF), GLNCYTPNTF5 Comments


  • Third Point initiated a long position in Glencore in Q1.
  • For many years, Glencore's production of thermal coal has deterred ESG-conscious investors from owning the stock.
  • There is an increasing recognition that companies like Glencore are strategically important assets for Western democracies.
  • We believe that Glencore can close the substantial 28% discount at which it trades to other global miners.

Glencore company sign at the headquarters in Zug, Switzerland

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The following segment was excerpted from this fund letter.

Glencore (OTCPK:GLCNF)

Third Point initiated a long position in Glencore in Q1. Glencore is a diversified miner that supplies copper and nickel, two metals that will be

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