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Latest Picks From Bill Gates Foundation: TM, WMT, CX, Sells Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Posted by: GuruFocus (IP Logged)
Date: August 15, 2012 11:45AM
This is the latest stock picks from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust. The foundation’s portfolio is run by Michael Larson. As of 06/30/2012, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust owns 27 stocks with a total value of $15.6 billion.
These are the details of the buys and sells.
Bill Gates's stock buys and sells, go to http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Bill+Gates
This is the sector weightings of his portfolio:
These are the top 5 holdings of Bill Gates
New Purchase: Toyota Motor Corporation (adr) (TM)
Bill Gates initiated holdings in Toyota Motor Corporation (adr). His purchase prices were between $74.48 and $86.63, with an estimated average price of $78.97. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.08%. His holdings were 153,300 shares as of 06/30/2012.
Added: Wal-mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
Bill Gates added to his holdings in Wal-mart Stores, Inc. by 8.72%. His purchase prices were between $57.77 and $68.86, with an estimated average price of $62.97. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.38%. His holdings were 10,603,000 shares as of 06/30/2012.
Added: Cemex Sab De Cv (adr) (CX)
Bill Gates added to his holdings in Cemex Sab De Cv (adr) by 4%. His purchase prices were between $4.99 and $7.76, with an estimated average price of $6.27. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 6,566,511 shares as of 06/30/2012.
Reduced: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)
Bill Gates reduced to his holdings in Berkshire Hathaway Inc. by 5.8%. His sale prices were between $78.39 and $82.95, with an estimated average price of $80.47. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -2.57%. Bill Gates still held 81,204,077 shares as of 06/30/2012.
Here is the complete portfolio of Bill Gates. Also check out the Undervalued Stocks, Top Growth Companies, and High Yield stocks of Bill Gates.
Guru Discussed: Bill Gates: Current Portfolio, Stock Picks
Stocks Discussed: BRK.A, BRK.B, WMT, TM, CX,
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