The Eight Outsiders In One Chart

Someone very smart I know (who wishes to remain anonymous) put together this nice chart on the eight CEOs profiled in the now famous book by William Thorndike, Jr., The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success,

  • Tom Murphy – Capital Cities Broadcasting
  • Henry Singleton – Teledyne
  • Bill Anders – General Dynamics
  • John Malone – TCI
  • Katharine Graham – The Washington Post
  • Bill Stiritz – Ralston Purina
  • Dick Smith – General Cinema
  • Warren Buffett – Berkshire Hathaway

Voss Capital is betting on a housing market boom

Housing MarketThe Voss Value Fund was up 4.09% net for the second quarter, while the Voss Value Offshore Fund was up 3.93%. The Russell 2000 returned 25.42%, the Russell 2000 Value returned 18.24%, and the S&P 500 gained 20.54%. In July, the funds did much better with a return of 15.25% for the Voss Value Fund Read More