Bill Nygren’s Oakmark Funds Says Inactivity In Investing Remains The Optimal Strategy

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One of the investor’s we follow closely here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Bill Nygren. Nygren has been a manager of the Oakmark Select Fund since 1996, Oakmark Fund since 2000 and the Oakmark Global Select Fund since 2006. He is also the Chief Investment Officer for U.S. Equities at Harris Associates. This week The Oakmark Funds released a great … Read More

Bill Nygren: Value Investors Need To Adapt Their Business Valuation Strategies

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In The Oakmark Funds’ latest Q218 market commentary Bill Nygren says that value investors need to adapt their value investing strategies for today’s companies because book value is no longer a definitive indicator of economic value: “For companies in the S&P 500 today, the correlation between stock price and tangible book value has become quite small, just 14%. This is … Read More

Successful Investing Is Achieved By Studying Other Successful Investors Who Do Things Very Differently To You – Bill Nygren

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One of the value investing firms that we follow closely here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Oakmark Funds and portfolio manager, Bill Nygren. Nygren is a value investor who focuses on companies trading at what he considers to be a substantial discount to their true business value. He has been a manager of the Oakmark Select Fund since 1996, Oakmark Fund … Read More

Bill Nygren – How To Apply A Private-Equity Approach To Public-Equity Investing

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Great interview with Bill Nygren and Win Murray from Oakmark Capital in last month’s Value Investor Insight Newsletter. On the subject of passive vs active investing Nygren says,  “I think it’s ironic that an increase in the number of dollars invested without thought as to where value is and isn’t would make the game impossibly difficult for those of us who do think … Read More

Bill Nygren – Doesn’t think there’s reasons to believe the stock market is expensive

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One of our favorite investors at The Acquirer’s Multiple – Stock Screener is Bill Nygren. Bill Nygren has been a manager of the Oakmark Select Fund (OAKLX) since 1996, Oakmark Fund (OAKMX) since 2000 and the Oakmark Global Select Fund (OAKWX) since 2006. As of December 2016 the Oakmark Select Fund had $5.17 Billion in assets under management (AUM). In … Read More

The 3 Things You Need On Your Value Investing Checklist – Bill Nygren

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(Image Courtesy, fortune.com) Bill Nygren has been a manager of the Oakmark Select Fund (OAKLX) since 1996, Oakmark Fund (OAKMX) since 2000 and the Oakmark Global Select Fund (OAKWX) since 2006. He joined Harris Associates in 1983 and served as the firm’s Director of Research from 1990 to 1998. Nygren has received many accolades during his investment career, including being … Read More

How to Find Undervalued Stocks Using the 80/20 Rule – Bill Nygren (Part 1)

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(Image Credit, fortune.com) Bill Nygren has been a manager of the Oakmark Select Fund (OAKLX) since 1996, Oakmark Fund (OAKMX) since 2000 and the Oakmark Global Select Fund (OAKWX) since 2006. He joined Harris Associates in 1983 and served as the firm’s Director of Research from 1990 to 1998. Harris Associates L.P. has been adviser to The Oakmark Funds since … Read More