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Whitney Tilson's Presentation at the Value Investing Congress in New York

October 03, 2012 | About:
Dheeraj Grover

Dheeraj Grover

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Well-known value investor Whitney Tilson of T2 partners shares his best stock ideas at the just concluded Value Investing Congress in New York. Tilson is very bullish on Netflix (NFLX). He also likes Howard Hughes (HHC) and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B)(BRK.A). Here is his presentation

Value Investing Congress Presentation-Tilson-10!1!12



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: 3.3/5 (13 votes)

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ecotycoon
Ecotycoon premium member - 1 year ago
Here is my 5minutes Netflix analysis and critique of the quote from this presentation, always do your own homework even if it take 5minutes:

''I like investments in which I think my downside is limited '' Well...NFLX... P/B at 4.4, PE at 28.4 !!!!! At least 75% downsize risk sound to me like not really limited­.....

''Lots of talk about competition, but very little is currently detectable'': well.... those data are from 2011....



Amazon is certainly even more risky as a stock because the price is really overprice but to my point of view the business is much better...

"Why Netflix Is a Better BusinessThan Amazon":

"Higher margins, profits, and free cash flow"

Reuters Data:

Netflix:




Total Debt to Equity (MRQ)= 58.12%

Amazon:

Total Debt to Equity (MRQ)=0

Customer satisfaction level, AMAZON vs NETFLIX



Disclaimer i'm short on Amazon and Netflix
ecotycoon
Ecotycoon premium member - 1 year ago


Performance of T2 Hedge Fund
















Year Return (%)S&P500 (%)Excess Gain (%)
2011 -24.92.11-27.0
2010 10.315.1-4.8
ecotycoon
Ecotycoon premium member - 1 year ago
Sorry for being rude, i could also be wrong, at 4.4 P/B i see this really risky and far from value investing.

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