Wilbur Ross

Wilbur Ross

Last Update: 11-14-2016

Number of Stocks: 5
Number of New Stocks: 0

Total Value: $383 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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Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy and Donald Trump A look at the president-elect's ideas for the economy
First I want to break down where the federal government raises its taxes. It goes like this: $1.61 trillion in personal income taxes, $433 billion in corporate taxes, $797 billion in Social Security, $244 billion in Medicare, $55 billion in unemployment, $9 billion in “other” retirement, $100 billion in excise taxes, $21 billion in estate taxes, $39 billion in customs and $77 billion in what the Federal Reserve charges in interest on banks. The grand total federal tax receipts are $3.430 trillion. 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 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' Chemical Company Nexeo Solutions Begins Trading Ross Holdings merged with Nexeo Solutions, a leading global chemical company
The company Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio)’s WL Ross Holding Corp. announced plans to merge with in March will begin trading on the Nasdaq on Friday. Read more...
Wilbur Ross Exits GoPro in 1st Quarter Guru trims holdings in Etsy and Zayo Group
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of Invesco Private Capital (Trades, Portfolio) seldom makes huge – or numerous – quarterly transactions, and the first quarter was no exception as the guru had three significant deals in his portfolio. What was unusual was the fact that, for the first time in nearly two years, none of those transactions involved at least one acquisition. Read more...
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Wilbur Ross Sells 2 Holdings, Trims Another Guru divests Fitbit, Zayo Group Holdings in 3rd quarter Wilbur Ross,Jim Simons,Manning & Napier Advisors I - Wilbur Ross Sells 2 Holdings, Trims Another
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Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy and Donald Trump A look at the president-elect's ideas for the economy Wilbur Ross - Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy And Donald Trump
First I want to break down where the federal government raises its taxes. It goes like this: $1.61 trillion in personal income taxes, $433 billion in corporate taxes, $797 billion in Social Security, $244 billion in Medicare, $55 billion in unemployment, $9 billion in “other” retirement, $100 billion in excise taxes, $21 billion in estate taxes, $39 billion in customs and $77 billion in what the Federal Reserve charges in interest on banks. The grand total federal tax receipts are $3.430 trillion. More...

TRUMP, FISCAL POLICY, MONETARY POLICY, TAXES, GDP


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Wilbur Ross Shopping for These 3 Low-Priced Opportunities Ross tells Bloomerg where he is investing and gives his take on the economy Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Shopping For These 3 Low-Priced Opportunities
Distressed investor Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) appeared on Bloomberg this morning to give his take on the markets and areas in which he is investing. More...

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Wilbur Ross Gets FIT Guru buys fitness tracker in 2nd quarter Wilbur Ross,Joel Greenblatt,Jim Simons,Chuck Royce - Wilbur Ross Gets FIT
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of Invesco Private Capital (Trades, Portfolio) acquired a new holding in Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) during the second quarter. More...

FITBIT, ROSS, BUYS


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First Pacific Advisors Invests in Nexeo Solutions Action may have been influenced by WL Ross Holding's plan to acquire a majority stake in the company First Pacific Advisors,Wilbur Ross - First Pacific Advisors Invests In Nexeo Solutions
First Pacific Advisors (Trades, Portfolio) purchased a 24,803,969-share stake in Nexeo Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:NXEO) on June 8. More...

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Distressed Investor Wilbur Ross Buying British Pound Ross says he is unsure that the British exit from the EU will actually occur Wilbur Ross - Distressed Investor Wilbur Ross Buying British Pound
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), in an interview with Fox Business this morning, said people who lobbied for a leave in the Brexit vote were politically and emotionally motivated and never thought they would win. He has been buying British pounds for himself but not for his fund. He also discusses what he thinks the various outcomes of Brexit will be. More...

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Wilbur Ross Exits GoPro in 1st Quarter Guru trims holdings in Etsy and Zayo Group Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross Exits GoPro In 1st Quarter
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) of Invesco Private Capital (Trades, Portfolio) seldom makes huge – or numerous – quarterly transactions, and the first quarter was no exception as the guru had three significant deals in his portfolio. What was unusual was the fact that, for the first time in nearly two years, none of those transactions involved at least one acquisition. More...

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Wilbur Ross: Oil Won't Go Above $50 'For a Long Time' Ross spoke of two reasons, his strategy and new company Nexeo Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross: Oil Won't Go Above $50 'For A Long Time'
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio), distressed assets investor and CEO of WL Ross & Co., told CNBC Tuesday morning two reasons why oil prices will not recover but likely not go any lower in the near future. More...

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Wilbur Ross: Brexit Fallout Predictions for Mortgages, Holdings, Businesses Ross has a large holding and does a third of mortgage lending in the UK Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross: Brexit Fallout Predictions For Mortgages, Holdings, Businesses
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) sees a litany of disasters following a yes vote on the upcoming Brexit referendum to decide whether the U.K. should leave the EU. He has one significant holding in the nation, Virgin Money Holdings (LSE:VM.), but is mainly a mortgage lender that does a third of new net lending in the U.K. Ross told CNBC Tuesday morning he believes in the event of a U.K. "divorce," home prices would plummet, business' capital expenditures would stall, the market would see years of uncertainty, the elderly homeowners could lose half their their net worth and more. More...

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Wilbur Ross' Chemical Company Nexeo Solutions Begins Trading Ross Holdings merged with Nexeo Solutions, a leading global chemical company Wilbur Ross - Wilbur Ross' Chemical Company Nexeo Solutions Begins Trading
The company Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio)’s WL Ross Holding Corp. announced plans to merge with in March will begin trading on the Nasdaq on Friday. 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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LONG, CHEMICALS,


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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
Is there value in the energy sector? More...

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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
Is the sky falling? More...

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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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