2. Savvis ( SVVS) Company Profile: Savvis provides cloud-infrastructure and hosted-IT services. Paulson's Investment: Paulson & Co. snatched up 5.7 million shares of Savvis during the second quarter, which carried a market value of $225 million at the time. Share Price Performance: Savvis was likely a winner for Paulson before the company was acquired in mid-July by CenturyLink ( CTL). Before the acquisition was completed, shares of Savvis were up 55% in 2011.