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George Soros at his offices in midtown Manhattan
George Soros at his offices in midtown Manhattan
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Is George Soros a bear? No way

George Soros’ bet against the S&P 500 has emerged as one of the key takeaways from the round of quarterly regulatory filings made public in recent days. No wonder: When one of the world’s savviest investors sees dark days ahead, it is only natural to wonder if a nasty downturn is coming. However, the more you look at Mr. Soros’ bet, the less bearish it looks.