Michael Price

Last Update: 05-14-2018

Number of Stocks: 119
Number of New Stocks: 12

Total Value: $842 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 12%

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: Bad Times Are Good Times for Value Investors The founder and manager of MPF Investors combines value and special situation investing
Michael Price Buys Alphabet, Cabela's in 2nd Quarter The guru’s largest buys of the last quarter
Michael Price (TradesPortfolio) is an American value investor and fund manager who manages a $771 million portfolio. The guru bought shares in the following stocks during the second quarter: Read more...
‘One Up On Wall Street’: Chapter 2 Reviewed Amateur investors really can outdo professional investors and fund managers. Peter Lynch explains why
In the first sentence of the first chapter of his best-selling book, “One Up On Wall Street”, Peter Lynch began with these words, “There’s no such thing as a hereditary knack for picking stocks.” Read more...
Michael Price Invests Heavily in Financial Sector in 2nd Quarter Guru releases quarterly portfolio
MFP Investors founder Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) established 14 new positions in the second quarter, of which five were financial services companies. Read more...
Advice From the Most Underappreciated Value Investors Wisdom from Henry Singleton, Philip Carret, Shelby M.C. Davis, Julian Robertson and others
Almost every investor knows about the life and times of famous investors like Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio), Seth Klarman (Trades, Portfolio), Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) and John Malone. They are not the only investors that have made a name for themselves over the years, however. Read more...
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‘One Up On Wall Street’: Chapter 2 Reviewed Amateur investors really can outdo professional investors and fund managers. Peter Lynch explains why Michael Price - ‘One Up On Wall Street’: Chapter 2 Reviewed
In the first sentence of the first chapter of his best-selling book, “One Up On Wall Street”, Peter Lynch began with these words, “There’s no such thing as a hereditary knack for picking stocks.” More...

PETER LYNCH, “ONE UP ON WALL STREET”, MAGELLAN FUND, FIDELITY INVESTMENTS, CHAPTER 2, PROFESSIONAL INVESTORS, FUND MANAGERS, FUND COMPANIES, AMATEUR INVESTORS, OXYMORONS, PROFESSIONAL INVESTING, I


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Michael Price's Top Picks of 1st Quarter The merger between Meredith Corp and Time Inc. drew his attention Michael Price - Michael Price's Top Picks Of 1st Quarter
Value investor Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) initiated three major positions as part of an equity portfolio of mostly small- to mid-cap stocks in the first quarter. More...

EARNINGS, MEDIA, MEREDITH, GENWORTH, SOYBEANS, GRAINS, REAL ESTATE, CANADA, SHARES


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Buffett Whispers of Danger Warren Buffett told us what he is doing, and, in as quiet a voice as he could use, what he says to do Michael Price - Buffett Whispers Of Danger
In the 2017 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Letter, Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) told us what he is doing, and, in as quiet a voice as he could use, what he says to do. Our readers will not be surprised at our summation of Buffett’s letter, but here we go anyway. More...

BUFFETT, BERKSHIRE, EUPHORIA, MARKETS, VALUE


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Michael Price Sells Campbell Soup, Reduces Dolby Laboratories Guru's largest sales of the 4th quarter Michael Price - Michael Price Sells Campbell Soup, Reduces Dolby Laboratories
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), leader of MFP Investors, sold shares of the following stocks during the fourth quarter. More...

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Michael Price: Bad Times Are Good Times for Value Investors The founder and manager of MPF Investors combines value and special situation investing Michael Price - Michael Price: Bad Times Are Good Times For Value Investors
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MICHAEL PRICE, MPF INVESTORS, HEDGE FUND, GURUS, MAX HEINE, MUTUAL SERIES, FRANKLIN RESOURCES, SETH KLARMAN, VALUE INVESTING, OPPORTUNITIES, SPECIAL SITUATIONS, INTRINSIC VALUE


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Advice From the Most Underappreciated Value Investors Wisdom from Henry Singleton, Philip Carret, Shelby M.C. Davis, Julian Robertson and others Julian Robertson, Michael Price, Glenn Greenberg - Advice From The Most Underappreciated Value Investors
Almost every investor knows about the life and times of famous investors like Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio), Seth Klarman (Trades, Portfolio), Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) and John Malone. They are not the only investors that have made a name for themselves over the years, however. More...

VALUE INVESTING, HENRY SINGLETON, PHILIP L. CARRET, SHELBY M.C. DAVIS, JULIAN ROBERTSON, JULIAN ROBERTSON, MAX HEINE, GLENN GREENBURG


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Michael Price Invests Heavily in Financial Sector in 2nd Quarter Guru releases quarterly portfolio Michael Price - Michael Price Invests Heavily In Financial Sector In 2nd Quarter
MFP Investors founder Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) established 14 new positions in the second quarter, of which five were financial services companies. More...

MFP INVESTORS, PRICE, BUYS 2Q


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Michael Price Buys Alphabet, Cabela's in 2nd Quarter The guru’s largest buys of the last quarter Michael Price,Mario Gabelli,Jim Simons,George Soro - Michael Price Buys Alphabet, Cabela's In 2nd Quarter
Michael Price (TradesPortfolio) is an American value investor and fund manager who manages a $771 million portfolio. The guru bought shares in the following stocks during the second quarter: More...

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Michael Price Buys Banc of California, FMC, Boston Scientific Guru's largest 1st-quarter trades Michael Price,Ken Fisher,First Eagle Investment,St - Michael Price Buys Banc Of California, FMC, Boston Scientific
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) is the 271st richest person in the world, according to Forbes. He manages a portfolio composed of 118 stocks with a total value of $807 million. During the first quarter the guru traded shares in the following stocks: More...

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Insiders Love These Stocks, but Should You? These stocks have the highest insider buying of the past 3 months Michael Price, Bruce Berkowitz - Insiders Love These Stocks, But Should You?
It is never wise to blindly follow a hedge fund manager into a position. There are multiple reasons for this. More...

VALUE, VALUE INVESTING, INSIDER BUYING, MANAGEMENT BUYING


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MFP Investors Buys 7 New Holdings Bank holding companies, financial services company top purchases Michael Price - MFP Investors Buys 7 New Holdings
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), who runs hedge fund MFP Investors LLC, invested in seven new holdings in the third quarter. Price’s estimated net worth is $1.2 billion; MFP Investors has $1.6 billion under management, much of it Price’s money. More...

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Michael Price Sells Dolby Labs, EMC The guru's largest 3rd-quarter transactions Michael Price,Larry Robbins,Paul Singer,Richard Pz - Michael Price Sells Dolby Labs, EMC
Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio) manages the private firm MFP Investors LLC with $1.6 billion under management, much of it his own money. During the third quarter the guru’s largest trades were: 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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