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Here’s Why Alphyn Capital Trimmed its Liberty Broadband (LBRDA) Position

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Alphyn Capital Management, an investment management firm, published its first quarter 2021 investor letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. A return of 6.8% was reported by the fund in the Q1 of 2021, outperforming its S&P 500 TR benchmark that delivered a 6.2% return in the same period. You can view the fund’s top 5 holdings to have a peek at their top bets for 2021.

Alphyn Capital Management, in their Q1 2021 investor letter, said that they trimmed their Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ: LBRDA) position after its merger with GCI. Liberty Broadband Corporation is an Englewood, Colorado-based communications business that currently has a $29.2 billion market capitalization. Since the beginning of the year, LBRDA delivered a -7.58% return, while its 12-month gains are up by 29.68%. As of April 12, 2021, the stock closed at $145.64 per share.

Here is what Alphyn Capital Management has to say about Liberty Broadband Corporation in their Q1 2021 investor letter:

"Liberty Broadband completed its merger with GCI, thereby collapsing one layer of the double discount to Charter Communications, presenting a good opportunity to trim that position as well."

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