There's a simple way for you to invest like a venture capitalist right now. The key is peeking into VC's portfolios to see what they really own.
Collectively, venture capital firms added billions of dollars of publicly traded stocks to their portfolios last quarter, a move that should send a pretty big message to stock market investors. Here's a closer look at four of venture capital funds' favorite publicly traded names in 2017 ...
Venture capital funds added more than 2 million shares of Tesaro (TSRO) to their portfolios last quarter.
Antero (AR) is a huge venture capital holding in 2017, with more than $5.9 billion in market value.
Venture capital funds bought another 1.59 million shares of Twilio (TWLO) in the last quarter.
VCs picked up almost $20 million in shares of Square Inc. (SQ) during the past quarter.