Wilbur Ross

Wilbur Ross

Last Update: 05-16-2016

Number of Stocks: 7
Number of New Stocks: 0

Total Value: $561 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 0%

Countries: USA
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Wilbur Ross' s Profile & Performance

Profile

Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. is the founder of private equity firm WL Ross & Co. He is known for distressed investing and restructuring failed companies in industries such as steel, coal, telecommunications, foreign investment and textiles. He specializes in leveraged buyouts. In 2005, Forbes magazine listed Ross as one of the world's billionaires for the first time. He was ranked #346 the Forbes list of the 400 richest Americans, with an estimated net worth of $1.7B.

He earned a B.A. from Yale College, his M.B.A. at Harvard Business School.

Web Page:https://www.institutional.invesco.com/portal/site/invescoinst/home/

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Wilbur Ross Holdings Turns Chemical Company, Steven Romick Firm Buys 20% Ross merges with top chemical and plastics distrutor Nexeo Solutions
Many changes are afoot at distressed investor Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) Jr.’s firm as its holding corporation merges with a chemicals company and draws big investors. Read more...
Wilbur Ross Starts Stakes in Etsy, GoPro, Sells InterXion The distressed investor reported his fourth quarter portfolio
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio)’ private equity firm started two new positions and sold out of one other in its public equity portfolio during the fourth quarter, he disclosed Tuesday. Read more...
Wilbur Ross Sells Stake in Bank Holding Company Guru reduces stake in InterXion Holding in 3rd quarter
Last month Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of Invesco Private Capital was quoted as recommending owning bank stocks as a hedge against the prospect of rising interest rates. Read more...
Wilbur Ross Buys or Sells Five Stakes in Second Quarter Guru makes no adds or reductions to stakes in his portfolio
It was an all-or-nothing kind of quarter for Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), but that is pretty much the way each quarter has been recently for Ross, founder of private equity firm WL Ross & Co. Sometimes he does reduce or add to existing stakes in his portfolio, but much of the time he buys or sells stakes, as he did in the second quarter. Read more...
Wilbur Ross Buys Two New Stakes in First Quarter
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) once wanted to be a writer, but, after concluding that he had “run out of material” in a fiction class, he shifted to investing. It was a move that paid off handsomely. His career has made him a billionaire through his emphasis on leveraged buyouts and struggling companies. Read more...
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Wilbur Ross Holdings Turns Chemical Company, Steven Romick Firm Buys 20% Ross merges with top chemical and plastics distrutor Nexeo Solutions Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Holdings Turns Chemical Company, Steven Romick Firm Buys 20%
Many changes are afoot at distressed investor Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) Jr.’s firm as its holding corporation merges with a chemicals company and draws big investors. More...

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Wilbur Ross Denounces Anti-Business 'Terrible Populist Sentiment' on CNBC Distressed assets investor Ross supports business and dislikes Bernie Sanders Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Denounces Anti-Business 'Terrible Populist Sentiment' On CNBC
WL Ross & Co. Chairman and CEO Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) denounced what he sees as anti-business populism brewing on the political scene this election season on CNBC Thursday afternoon. The middle class is angry about being left behind for a decade, he said, but America needing to be more competitive is the underlying issue. Ross backs Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. More...

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Wilbur Ross Acquires 62% of Nexeo Through SPAC A special acquisition company with Ross as chairman finally made the acquisition everyone was waiting for Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Acquires 62% Of Nexeo Through SPAC
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Wilbur Ross: Buying Oil & Gas Distressed Bonds, Interest Rates Ross bought a new chemicals company, Nexeo Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross: Buying Oil & Gas Distressed Bonds, Interest Rates
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) discussed his oil and gas strategy, his latest acquisition and why he thinks the Fed should have started raising rates earlier. See him on CNBC: More...

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Wilbur Ross Sees Value in Energy Bonds, Provides His View on the Markets Guru observes that credit has tightened as a result of collapse in oil prices Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Sees Value In Energy Bonds, Provides His View On The Markets
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Wilbur Ross Starts Stakes in Etsy, GoPro, Sells InterXion The distressed investor reported his fourth quarter portfolio Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Starts Stakes In Etsy, GoPro, Sells InterXion
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio)’ private equity firm started two new positions and sold out of one other in its public equity portfolio during the fourth quarter, he disclosed Tuesday. More...

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Armageddon Is Not Coming Wilbur Ross shares thoughts on challenging times Wilbur Ross - Armageddon Is Not Coming
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Wilbur Ross Buying 'Broken-Down' Exploration and Production Companies Ross also gives advice to regular, open-market investors Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Buying 'Broken-Down' Exploration And Production Companies
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), WL Ross & Co. Chairman, a distressed investor, said investors should be picking out companies they have the most confidence in, putting in some orders down 5-10% and hoping they go down. "I think now's the time to average down," he told Fox Business Thursday. More...

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Wilbur Ross Is Buying Energy Debt That Has Been Blasted to 'Smithereens' Guru getting full payback of original investment in two years Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Is Buying Energy Debt That Has Been Blasted To 'Smithereens'
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) is one of those investors who runs toward the theater when someone yells fire. More...

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Wilbur Ross Likes Alcoa, Shipping Industry Due to China Ross appears on CNBC to discuss China's situation Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Likes Alcoa, Shipping Industry Due To China
Wilbur Ross is a billionaire known for distressed investing and restructuring failed companies. He specializes in industries like steel, coal, telecommunications, foreign investment and textiles and often engages in leveraged buyouts. Ross just appeared on CNBC and his concern with China is that their economy will struggle longer than people anticipate. More...

LONG, COMMODITIES, SHIPPING, CHINA


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Wilbur Ross on High Yield Markets, Oil and Upcoming Volatility Distress investor speaks to CNBC Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross On High Yield Markets, Oil And Upcoming Volatility
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), distress investor and chairman and CEO of WL Ross & Co., spoke to CNBC about liquidity in the high-yield markets, oil, his prediction for increased volatility ahead, and his purchasing of "busted bonds" of small E&P shale oil companies. More...

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Wilbur Ross Sells Stake in Bank Holding Company Guru reduces stake in InterXion Holding in 3rd quarter Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Sells Stake In Bank Holding Company
Last month Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of Invesco Private Capital was quoted as recommending owning bank stocks as a hedge against the prospect of rising interest rates. More...

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Terror's Impact on Euro Economy: Wilbur Ross Investor talks to CNBC Wilbur Ross - Terror's Impact On Euro Economy: Wilbur Ross
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Wilbur Ross: 'Only Robots Want the Higher Minimum Wage' Ross says low-income workers who want a livable wage will be replaced by robots if pay goes up Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross: 'Only Robots Want The Higher Minimum Wage'
Guru billionaire Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) argues against raising the minimum wage on Fox Business. Ross said "It's very rare" to have a three-breadwinner household at the lower end of the pay spectrum. Fox host from the projects disagrees. More...

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A Day in the Life of Vulture Investing Guru Wilbur Ross Ross shares his investing experiences – good and bad Wilbur Ross - A Day In The Life Of Vulture Investing Guru Wilbur Ross
If you haven't ever looked into the investment returns of Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) you should. More...

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Wilbur Ross on the People Factor in Investing Yes, numbers matter, but Wilbur Ross succeeded in his biggest deals by empowering key people Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross On The People Factor In Investing
NEW YORK—Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) Jr. is not like other Wall Street high rollers like Donald Trump and Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio). He is a soft-spoken, well-mannered, and impeccably dressed gentleman, and has succeeded on Wall Street, becoming a billionaire in the process. More...

PRIVATE EQUITY, BETHLEHEM STEEL, INTERNATIONAL TEXTILE GROUP


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Wilbur Ross Buys or Sells Five Stakes in Second Quarter Guru makes no adds or reductions to stakes in his portfolio Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Buys Or Sells Five Stakes In Second Quarter
It was an all-or-nothing kind of quarter for Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), but that is pretty much the way each quarter has been recently for Ross, founder of private equity firm WL Ross & Co. Sometimes he does reduce or add to existing stakes in his portfolio, but much of the time he buys or sells stakes, as he did in the second quarter. More...

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Wilbur Ross Gives Advice on Investing for Average Investor, Discusses China's Numbers
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Wilbur Ross: The Sell-Off Will Continue
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of WL Ross & Co. did an interview with Lou Dodds Tonight on the Fox Business Channel on Friday. Ross discussed the recent two-day sell-off in the stock market and his view that it's not over. He went on to lay out his thesis that the sell-off has just begun and why it will continue going forward. Ross discussed how Chinese problems aren't over and the country was try to do too much at once. He believes China and the collapse in global demand will lead to the continue to decline in stocks. More...

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