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Does Limited Attention Matter In Security Analysis?

Does Limited Attention Matter In Security Analysis?

Does Limited Attention Matter In Security Analysis? Evidence From Analysts’ Reliance On Categories Hae Mi Choi Loyola University Chicago Swasti Gupta-Mukherjee Loyola University Chicago – Department of Finance November 18, 2015 Abstract: This paper examines whether security analysts are affected […]

Sam Zell: To Catch A Falling Knife

Sam Zell: To Catch A Falling Knife

To Catch A Falling Knife: A Conversation With Sam Zell by Diane C. Swonk, Chief Economist and Senior Managing Director, Mesirow Financial “Professional Opportunist” I was recently asked to interview Chicagoan Sam Zell for the National Association for Business Economics […]

Byron Trott’s BDT Capital Opening London Office

Byron Trott’s BDT Capital Opening London Office

Byron Trott’s BDT Capital Partners is expanding to Europe. BDT, which has done several deals with billionaire Warren Buffett, is planning to open up a London office to bring in more uber-wealthy clients. According to a knowledgeable sources who spoke […]

Rolls-Royce: ValueAct Ups Stake To 10 Percent

Rolls-Royce: ValueAct Ups Stake To 10 Percent

Jeff Ubben’s ValueAct Capital has upped its stake in embattled UK aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce to 10% after the company issued yet another profit warning last week. Rolls-Royce’s latest profit warning was its fifth in 20 months, and the company’s shares fell […]

Mutual Funds Mark Down Unicorns. So What?

Mutual Funds Mark Down Unicorns. So What?

Mutual Funds Mark Down Unicorns. So What? by Nizar Tarhuni, PitchBook There’s been quite a storm set off with recent media reports covering the markdowns that Fidelity Investments has undertaken for private companies in its mutual funds. A couple of the notable […]