The famous value fund, Tweedy Browne & Co., is out with their third quarter letter. They fund managers say that ‘to say that markets of late have been driven by the actions and comments of central bankers around the world is an understatement,’ echoing the sentiment of many other investors. They discuss some of their profitable holdings/buys (many of which are European companies), including:
Arca Continental, Diageo, and Heineken Holding; pharmaceutical holdings such as Novartis and Roche; financials such as Provident Financial, Munich Re, and Zurich Insurance Group; and Total and Phillips 66
Jim Chanos At Invest For Kids: Short This Tech Company As Profits Slump
At this year's Invest For Kids conference, hedge fund manager Jim Chanos pitched a tech giant as his favorite short idea. Jim Chanos is a Wall Street legend. The president and founder of Kynikos Associates made his name shorting Enron in the 1990s. He has since identified some of the most profitable shorts in the Read More
The full letter letter can be found here.
Disclosure: I have a long position in Novartis