2. Comverse Technology
Comverse Technology (CMVT) was a new position for Soros in the fourth quarter, with a 14.7 million-share position representing 2.4% of the total portfolio.
Comverse is also one of Jana Partner's holdings, with a new 6.2 million-share position.Stock Overview: Comverse designs, manufactures, markets and supports computer and telecommunications systems and software for multimedia communications and information processing applications. It has a market cap of $1.3 billion. The stock, which has a short interest ratio of 1.1, closed up 6 cents, or 1%, at $6.22 on Friday. Analyst Ratings: Of eight analysts covering the stock, five rate it a buy, and three rate it a sell. TheStreet Ratings has a D- sell rating on Comverse. Comverse also shows up on a list of 10 Best New Stock Ideas by Steven Cohen. Follow @stockpickr