Sequoia Fund was founded by the late Bill Ruane. Who died in 2005. Currently, the Fund’s investment committee consists of Richard T. Cunniff, Robert Goldfarb, and David Poppe. $10,000 invested in the fund in 1970 at inception would become $2,208573 through Dec. 31, 2010, dividend and distribution re-invested.
buys Waters Corp., Berkshire Hathaway B, Chesapeake Energy Corp., Trimble Navigation Ltd., Google Inc., Corning Inc., Manpowergroup, Iivi Inc., Praxair Inc., Emcor Group Inc., Linear Technology Corp., West Pharmaceutical Services Inc., Yahoo! Inc., Ultra Petroleum Corp., Akamai Technologies Inc., Vanceinfo Technologies Inc., Sirona Dental Systems Inc., Washington Post, Everest Re Group Ltd., Directv, Shengkai Innovations Inc., Capella Education Company, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., Microsoft Corp., sells McGrawhill Cos., W.r. Berkley Corp., Aon Corp., Eog Resources Inc., CVS Caremark, Pepsico Inc., Yum! Brands Inc., JP Morgan Chase during the 3-months ended 09/30/2011, according to the most recent filings of his investment company, Ruane & Cunniff & Goldfarb. As of 09/30/2011, Ruane & Cunniff & Goldfarb owns 129 stocks with a total value of $9.7 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells. Continue Reading »