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Tilson on Green Mountain Slide

May 03, 2012 | About:
Dheeraj Grover

Dheeraj Grover

Whitney Tilson, managing partner at value investment firm T2 Partners, was on CNBC to discuss his short position in Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR) and his thesis on why he thinks that stock will continue to slide.

He sighted increased competition and them coming off patent at the end of this year as leading causes for the decline in the company's financial performance.

He also shared his advice on short positions. He recommended investors keep short positions a very small part of their portfolios.

Here is the video:

About the author:

Dheeraj Grover
I am an individual investor with deep interest in the field of value investing. My ideas and thinking is inspired by highly respected value investors like Ben Graham, Warren Buffett, Walter Schloss, Bill Ruane and Tweedy Browne

Rating: 3.1/5 (7 votes)


Sww - 2 years ago
David 'Greenhorn' at the end. LOL
Valueinvestor - 2 years ago

Who cares what Tilson thinks he's just coattail riding. This guy spends more time talking about investments than thinking about investments.

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