Michael Price

Last Update: 08-12-2016

Number of Stocks: 116
Number of New Stocks: 4

Total Value: $753 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 6%

Countries: USA
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Michael Price' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Michael F. Price is the 271st richest person in the world, according to Forbes. A renowned money manager, he learned finance as a $200-a-week research assistant under Max Heine. Mr. Price earned reputation for buying undervalued companies, and raising he. He has often tussled with management of companies held in his portfolios. He sold Heine Securities in 1996 to Franklin Resources for $670 million. Now, Price manages the private firm, MFP Investors, with $1.6 billion under management, much of it his own money.

Investing Philosophy

Price has a value based approach to investing. He buys stock in out-of-favor small cap companies that are of good values.

Total Holding History

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Michael Price Trims Boston Scientific, Buys Outerwall The guru's largest trades of 2nd quarter
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is the 271st richest person in the world, according to Forbes. A renowned money manager, he learned finance as a $200-a-week research assistant under Max Heine. The following are his largest trades of the second quarter: Read more...
Michael Price Adds to Stake in MB Bancorp Price buys 79,000 shares of Maryland holding company
Guru Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) runs the New York-based hedge fund MFP Investors LLC, which currently owns 122 stocks with a total value of $811 million. Price began his investment career shortly after he graduated from University of Oklahoma with a bachelor degree in science. In 1974, Price began working as a research assistant at Heine Securities. After the founder Max Heine passed away in 1988, Price became the president and chairman of the firm. He ran the firm until 1998, when he founded MFP Investors, which primarily focuses on value investments. MFP Investors LLC currently owns 122 stocks with a total value of $811 million. Read more...
Michael Price Buys More Than 3.5 Million Shares of Building Materials Company Guru sells stake in United States Steel in 4th quarter
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), manager of MFP Investors, bought 25 new stakes in the fourth quarter. The largest was his purchase of a 3,578,527-share stake in BMC Stock Holdings Inc. (STCK), an Atlanta-based building materials and solutions provider for professional contractors. Read more...
Michael Price Buys Shares in Plains GP Holdings, MSB Financial, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners The guru also buys Astoria Financial, Keysight Technologies, Gyrodyne and Westlake Chemical
During the third quarter many stocks got new positions in the portfolio of Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio). He bought more than 100,000 shares in Plains GP Holdings LP (PAGP), MSB Financial Corp. (MSBF) and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP). Read more...
Michael Price Sells Holding in Hospira Guru adds to stakes in Dolby Laboratories and United States Steel
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is known to prefer out-of-favor small cap companies that offer good value when he makes his investment decisions, and many of his third-quarter transactions fit that description, but some of his largest transactions involved companies with caps that exceeded several billion dollars. Read more...
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Michael Price Trims Boston Scientific, Buys Outerwall The guru's largest trades of 2nd quarter Michael Price,Vanguard Health Care Fund,PRIMECAP M - Michael Price Trims Boston Scientific, Buys Outerwall
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is the 271st richest person in the world, according to Forbes. A renowned money manager, he learned finance as a $200-a-week research assistant under Max Heine. The following are his largest trades of the second quarter: More...

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Michael Price Adds to Stake in MB Bancorp Price buys 79,000 shares of Maryland holding company Michael Price - Michael Price Adds To Stake In MB Bancorp
Guru Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) runs the New York-based hedge fund MFP Investors LLC, which currently owns 122 stocks with a total value of $811 million. Price began his investment career shortly after he graduated from University of Oklahoma with a bachelor degree in science. In 1974, Price began working as a research assistant at Heine Securities. After the founder Max Heine passed away in 1988, Price became the president and chairman of the firm. He ran the firm until 1998, when he founded MFP Investors, which primarily focuses on value investments. MFP Investors LLC currently owns 122 stocks with a total value of $811 million. More...

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Michael Price Buys More Than 3.5 Million Shares of Building Materials Company Guru sells stake in United States Steel in 4th quarter Michael Price - Michael Price Buys More Than 3.5 Million Shares Of Building Materials Company
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), manager of MFP Investors, bought 25 new stakes in the fourth quarter. The largest was his purchase of a 3,578,527-share stake in BMC Stock Holdings Inc. (STCK), an Atlanta-based building materials and solutions provider for professional contractors. More...

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Michael Price Buys Shares in Plains GP Holdings, MSB Financial, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners The guru also buys Astoria Financial, Keysight Technologies, Gyrodyne and Westlake Chemical Michael Price,George Soros,Steven Cohen,John Burba - Michael Price Buys Shares In Plains GP Holdings, MSB Financial, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
During the third quarter many stocks got new positions in the portfolio of Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio). He bought more than 100,000 shares in Plains GP Holdings LP (PAGP), MSB Financial Corp. (MSBF) and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP). More...

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Analysis: Dolby Laboratories Trades at Cheap Levels With Big Guru Buyer Michael Price increases stake in the company Michael Price - Analysis: Dolby Laboratories Trades At Cheap Levels With Big Guru Buyer
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) runs MFP Investors, a New York-based hedge fund that focuses on value investing.  Price is one of the richest people in the world, according to Forbes. His fund disclosed an equity portfolio valued at some $699 million as of the end of the third quarter of 2015. The equity portfolio is mainly invested in Finance (37%), Technology (16%) and Health Care (15%) stocks. More...

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Michael Price Sells Holding in Hospira Guru adds to stakes in Dolby Laboratories and United States Steel Michael Price - Michael Price Sells Holding In Hospira
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is known to prefer out-of-favor small cap companies that offer good value when he makes his investment decisions, and many of his third-quarter transactions fit that description, but some of his largest transactions involved companies with caps that exceeded several billion dollars. More...

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Bearish Sentiment in Intel's Stock in the Future A greater margin of safety will make Intel more attractive Michael Price,David Dreman,Chuck Royce,Paul Tudor  - Bearish Sentiment In Intel's Stock In The Future
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) runs MFP Investors, a New York-based hedge fund that focuses on value investing. Price is one of the richest people in the world, according to Forbes. The fund disclosed an equity portfolio valued at some $699 million as of the end of the third quarter. The equity portfolio is mainly invested in Finance (37%), Technology (16%) and Health Care (15%) stocks. More...

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Michael Price Invests in Kearny Financial in Second Quarter He sells stakes in Time Warner Cable and International Game Technology Michael Price - Michael Price Invests In Kearny Financial In Second Quarter
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), who manages private firm MFP Investors, is a value investor who looks for out-of-favor small cap companies with good value. His most significant second-quarter acquisition was a 1,625,000-share stake in Kearny Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:KRNY), a holding company for Fairfield, N.J.-based Kearny Federal Savings Bank. He paid an average price of $10.42 per share in a deal that had a 2.39% impact on his portfolio. More...

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Senior Leadership Departures Cause Organizational Changes at Intel
On July 2, Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) announced a series of organizational changes to take place in its corporate leadership structure. The changes are primarily driven by two executive officer departures. Intel Corporation President, Renee James, has resigned after over 25 years with the company. Executive officer Arvind Sodhani has also announced his retirement. More...

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Michael Price's Principal Holding Intel Corp. Has Upside Potential
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) runs MFP Investors, a New York-based hedge fund, which focuses on value investing.  More...

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Michael Price keeps on buying S&W Seed Company
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is the manager of MFP Investors LLC, a hedge fund composed of 97 stocks and with a total value of $775 millions. More...

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Michael Price Invests in 11 Companies in First Quarter Michael Price - Michael Price Invests In 11 Companies In First Quarter
Value investor Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is known for acquiring stock in out-of-favor small cap companies that are believed to be good values. His approach has paid off: Today, he manages MFP Investors, with $1.6 billion under management, much of it his own money. More...

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Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: CLR, KMI, TEP, HLX, MRO
According to GuruFocus Insider Data, these are the largest CEO buys during the past week. The overall trend of CEOs is illustrated in the chart below: More...

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Legendary Value Investor Michael Price's New 13-f Filing
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5-year lows: GulfMark Offshore Inc, Tetra Technologies Inc, PICO Holdings Inc, and Geospace Technologies Corp.
According to GuruFocus list of 5-year lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 5-year lows: GulfMark Offshore Inc (NYSE:GLF), Tetra Technologies Inc (NYSE:TTI), PICO Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PICO), and Geospace Technologies Corp (NASDAQ:GEOS). More...

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Guru Michael Price Continues to Invest in Financial Services Michael Price - Guru Michael Price Continues To Invest In Financial Services
Value investor Michael Price could be featured in a quarterly version of the Dos Equis beer commercials. He doesn’t always invest in a lot of companies in a given quarter, but, when he does (and even when he doesn’t), it is likely to be in financial services. That is where nearly 28% of his investment activity is, more than double any other sector. More...

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If You Don't Care About a Company's Story, You Don't Care About What Happens to Your Money Michael Price,John Keeley - If You Don't Care About A Company's Story, You Don't Care About What Happens To Your Money
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), manager of MFP Investors, likes to buy his stocks from companies that are sailing on rough waters. He does not go for the nice and comfortable stocks that are a guaranteed win – well, as guaranteed as you can get in the market; we all know nothing is promised when it comes to investing – instead, he looks at companies that are selling their shares 30-40% below their estimated intrinsic value. More...

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EMC Increases its Focus on Software
In this article, let's take a look at EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), a $60.82 billion market cap company that is one of the world's largest suppliers of enterprise storage systems. More...

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David Winters Chastises Coca-Cola and Buffett Again
David Winters (Trades, Portfolio)' is a deep value investor and runs Wintergreen Advisors. He was mentored by Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) and Max Heine at Mutual Series in the late '80s. He believes that management is just as important as buying at a deep discount to intrinstic value. More...

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General Motors Reinstated Dividend Payment
In this article, let´s consider General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), a $49.36 billion market cap that is the world's second-largest producer of cars and trucks. It has a trailing P/E ratio that indicates that the stock is relatively overvalued (PE 50.9x vs Industry Median 15.8x). More...

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