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Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Ltd, Goodrich Corp, Whirlpool Corp, Hansen Natural Corp, Nokia Corp.

October 25, 2008 | About:
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Stock market is selling off, regardless of the qualities and valuations of business. If you are real value investor, it is your time. Warren Buffett is 100% invested in personal account now. Last week’s top guru bargain companies are listed below: Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Ltd, Goodrich Corp, Whirlpool Corp, Hansen Natural Corp, Nokia Corp.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Ltd. (BAM): Down 46% Since Tom Gayner Bought In the Quarter Ended on 06/30/2008

Tom Gayner added to his holdings in Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Ltd. by 15.92% during the quarter ended 06/30/2008 . He owned 2,143,739 shares of as of 06/30/2008 . Brookfield Asset Management Inc. is an asset manager focused on property power and infrastructure assets. The company has a market cap of $9.72 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.94 with a P/E ratio of 14.26 and P/S ratio of 0.84. The dividend yield of Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Ltd. stocks is 2.86%.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc announced last Friday that it has issued US$150 million of unsecured term debt comprising US$75 million of 5-year 6.65% notes and US$75 million of 4-year 6.4% notes pursuant to a private placement.

Chris Davis bought 9,128,901 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 . Kenneth Fisher bought 6,244 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 . Tom Gayner owns 2,143,739 shares as of 06/30/2008 , an increase of 15.92% from the previous quarter. Ruane Cunniff owns 831,250 shares as of 06/30/2008 , a decrease of 31.65% of from the previous quarter.

Goodrich Corp. (GR): Down 43% Since Mark Hillman Bought In the Quarter Ended on 06/30/2008

Mark Hillman initiated holdings in Goodrich Corp. during the quarter ended 06/30/2008 . He owned 22,589 shares of as of 06/30/2008 . B.F. Goodrich Co.'s business is conducted on a global basis with manufacturing service and sales undertaken in various locations throughout the world. It has a market cap of $4.13 billion with a P/E ratio of 7.00 and P/S ratio of 0.63. The dividend yield of Goodrich Corp. stocks is 2.82%.

Goodrich Corp recently announced a raise in expected quarterly profit. The company said that they expect profit to rise about 32%, but cut its sales outlook as well.

Mark Hillman bought 22,589 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 , which is 0.12% of the $887 million portfolio of Hillman Capital Management. Chris Davis bought 7,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 , which is less than 0.01% of the $81.83 billion portfolio of Davis Selected Advisers.

Chairman, President and CEO, Director Marshall O Larsen sold 23,175 shares of GR stock on 04/29/2008 at the average price of $68.2; the price of the stock has decreased by 48.97% since.

Whirlpool Corp. (WHR): Down 31% Since PRIMECAP Management Bought In the Quarter Ended on 06/30/2008

PRIMECAP Management added to his holdings in Whirlpool Corp. by 12.08% during the quarter ended 06/30/2008 . He owned 11,009,047 shares of as of 06/30/2008 . Whirlpool Corp. manufactures and markets a full line of major appliances and related products primarily for home use. The company has a market cap of $3.66 billion with a P/E ratio of 6.71 and P/S ratio of 0.19. The dividend yield of Whirlpool Corp. stocks is 2.57%.

WHR was recently downgraded by Longbow. The company downgraded Whirpool Corp from a Buy Rating to a Neutral Rating. The downgrade took place of October 7, 2008 .

Arnold Schneider bought 5,900 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 . Brian Rogers owns 2,000,000 shares as of 06/30/2008 , an increase of 33.33% from the previous quarter. PRIMECAP Management owns 11,009,047 shares as of 06/30/2008 , an increase of 12.08% from the previous quarter. Sarah Ketterer owns 12,045 shares as of 06/30/2008 , a decrease of 34.02% of from the previous quarter.

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT Paulo F M O Periquito sold 66,000 shares of WHR stock on 09/09/2008 at the average price of $89.22; the price of the stock has decreased by 42.68% since.

Hansen Natural Corp. (HANS): Down 35% Since Wallace Weitz Bought In the Quarter Ended on 06/30/2008

Wallace Weitz initiated holdings in Hansen Natural Corp. during the quarter ended 06/30/2008 . He owned 8,210 shares of as of 06/30/2008 .

Hansen is engaged in the business of marketing selling and distributing alternative beverages such as natural sodas fruit juices juice cocktails. It has a market cap of $1.95 billion; its shares were traded at around $21.12 with a P/E ratio of 12.29 and P/S ratio of 2.14.

Wallace Weitz bought 8,210 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008, which is 0.01% of the $2.88 billion portfolio of Weitz Wallace R & Co. Jean-Marie Eveillard owns 673,680 shares as of 06/30/2008, an increase of 22.34% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.17% of the $11.2 billion portfolio of Arnhold & S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC.

Nokia Corp. (NOK): Down 43% Since Kenneth Fisher Bought In the Quarter Ended on 06/30/2008

Kenneth Fisher added to his holdings in Nokia Corp. by 11.17% during the quarter ended 06/30/2008 . He owned 20,578,746 shares of as of 06/30/2008 . Nokia is the world leader in mobile communications with a market cap of $57.07 billion, a P/E ratio of 8.77 and P/S ratio of 0.85. The dividend yield of Nokia Corp. stocks is 3.82%.

Nokia recently reported disappointing results for the quarter. The company said that Market Share dropped to 38% from 40% a quarter ago. It also announced that its revenue was down 5%. Net profit was down 30%.

Richard Perry bought 2,100,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 . George Soros bought 40,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008 . David Williams owns 5,400,000 shares as of 09/30/2008 , an increase of 12.5% from the previous quarter. Kenneth Fisher owns 20,578,746 shares as of 06/30/2008 , an increase of 11.17% from the previous quarter. Richard Aster Jr. sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2008.


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Shermanso - 5 years ago
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