Westport Asset Management

Westport Asset Management

Last Update: 2014-05-09

Number of Stocks: 59
Number of New Stocks: 1

Total Value: $1,057 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 1%

Countries: USA
Details: Top Buys | Top Sales | Top Holdings  Embed:

Westport Asset Management Bought these stocks:



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Westport Asset Management's Profile:

The firm's investment philosophy is a modified form of bottom-up value investing that combines classic value investment with forward-looking business analysis. This approach combines low valuation, a value attribute, with improving earnings and cash flow, a growth attribute. This variation of value investing may reduce downside risk while offering the potential for capital appreciation as a stock gains favor among other investors as its price increases.

The firm's investment focus is on companies selling at a substantial discount to their intrinsic value. These companies are often out of favor with Wall Street due to transitory problems.

Principles of the firm include founder Andrew J. Knuth and Managing Director Edmund H. Nicklin, Jr.



Westport Asset Management's Performance:

Average Annual Return of Westport Fund
5 Yrs 10 Yrs Since Inception
18.8% 10.7% 11.3%
» More Profile & Performance

Westport Asset Management's Current Portfolio:


Ticker Shares Value ($1000)
Premium856,55870,298
Premium271,10568,524
Premium1,157,52051,081
Premium1,271,20448,827
Premium466,58448,067
Premium1,082,80438,353
Premium172,50033,839
Premium380,00029,093
Premium303,75928,839
Premium386,75227,490
» More Current Portfolio

Westport Asset Management's Sector Weightings:


SectorsSector Weightings (%)
Technology 21.9% 21.9%
Healthcare 12.9% 12.9%
Financial Services 12.5% 12.5%
Consumer Cyclical 8.1% 8.1%
Consumer Defensive 6.8% 6.8%
Energy 6.2% 6.2%
Basic Materials 5.2% 5.2%
Utilities 0.3% 0.3%
Industrials 0% 0%
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Westport Asset Management's News:

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