Meryl Witmer Premium Guru

Last Update: 11-14-2013

Number of Stocks: 56
Number of New Stocks: 2

Total Value: $0 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 4%

Countries: USA
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Meryl Witmer' s Profile & Performance


Meryl B. Witmer is General Partner at Witmer Asset Management, LLC and Eagle Capital Management, LLC. Ms. Witmer serves as a Principal at New York-based investment partnership Eagle Capital Partners. She has been a Director of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. since March 2013. She graduated from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, with a concentration in finance in 1983.

Investing Philosophy

Meryl Witmer runs a relative concentrated portfolio with value approach.

Total Holding History

Commentaries and Stories

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Rating: 4.6/5 (7 votes)

A Meryl Witmer Compilation - From Barron’s Roundtable to Berkshire’s Roundtable
Meryl Witmer shot to (even more) fame recently after being hand-picked by Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger to join the prestigious Berkshire Hathaway Board of Directors. As GuruFocus readers know, Witmer is a very seasoned and astute stock picker in her own right. Witmer, originally trained by the legendary Michael Price (Trades, Portfolio), ran a successful eponymous asset management firm before joining more legendary value investors at Eagle Capital. More...


  • Currently 3.67/5

Rating: 3.7/5 (3 votes)

Guru Meryl Witmer’s 2014 Barron’s Roundtable Stock Picks Meryl Witmer - Guru Meryl Witmer’s 2014 Barron’s Roundtable Stock Picks
Meryl Witmer is a general partner at Eagle Capital in New York, and is one of GuruFocus’ newest gurus.  Witmer focuses on companies trading at low prices, with strong prospects, above par management teams and an abundance of cash flow.  The following four companies are a highlight of Witmer’s stock picks for the year ahead. More...

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Rating: 3.8/5 (4 votes)

Meryl Witmer Provides Her Top Stock Pick For 2014 Meryl Witmer - Meryl Witmer Provides Her Top Stock Pick For 2014
Barron's roundtable member Meryl Witmer is a board member of Berkshire Hathaway. More...

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Rating: 3.7/5 (3 votes)

James Barrow and Meryl Witmer’s Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Picks
Political instability in the Middle East and technology improvements changed the playing field for oil & gas exploration and production companies. In line, North America became the center of a new boom for the industry, mostly focused on unconventional and deepwater reserves. However, declining gas prices and rising competition continues to stiffen the industry’s profitability. Hence, this is the right time to look at the prospects of Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL) and Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO). More...


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Rating: 3.6/5 (10 votes)

Semiconductor Companies Form a Wide Industry: Where Should You Invest?
Although many believe that semiconductors and chips are exactly the same, they are not. Within the semiconductor industry, there are diverse branches, from LED manufacturers to cutting-edge chip designers. In this article I will take a look at two companies within the industry (not the most famous, but relatively well known): Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR) and Cree Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE). By looking into their fundamentals and prospects, I will try to elucidate which one stands as the best investment option for long-term stockholders. More...


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Rating: 4.0/5 (3 votes)

Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: IBM, T, SO, DE, CUK
According to GuruFocus list of 52-week lows , these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows. More...

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Rating: 4.0/5 (6 votes)

Meryl Witmer Gives Investing Insight on CNBC Meryl Witmer - Meryl Witmer Gives Investing Insight On CNBC
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Rating: 3.6/5 (20 votes)

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Analysis Glenn Greenberg,Meryl Witmer - Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Analysis
ORCL is now the most-bought S&P 500 stock of gurus as shown on From the latest guru trades of the second quarter in 2013, we can see Donald Yacktman bought it as new position, Charles de Vaulx, Meryl Witmer, Steven Romick, Glenn Greenberg and so on also added more shares to their portfolio. These trades make me wonder, is it a good buy or not? More...

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Rating: 2.8/5 (4 votes)

Meryl Witmer's Top Five Stocks as of the Second Quarter
Meryl Witmer, a general partner at Witmer Asset Management LLC and Eagle Capital Management LLC, bought seven new stocks over the duration of the second quarter bring her total to 54 stocks valued at over $18.6 billion. More...

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Rating: 2.3/5 (3 votes)

Investing Guru Meryl Witmer’s Top 5 New Buys
Meryl Witmer, who is general partner of Witmer Asset Management LLC and Eagle Capital Management LLC, bought seven new stocks in the second quarter, according to her portfolio reported Thursday. The money manager that Warren Buffett appointed to the Berkshire Hathaway board of directors of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) in March is a classic value investor who shares about her stock-picking strategy in a Barron’s interview here More...

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Rating: 3.6/5 (8 votes)

Risk-Averse Yacktman, Witmer and Romick Plow Millions into Oracle
When conservative investors light upon an undervalued, quality stock in a heady market, they are likely to pounce. That is what gurus Steven Romick, Donald Yacktman and Meryl Witmer did in the second quarter with Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), a dynamic company boasting all 500 of the Fortune 500 as clients. More...

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Rating: 3.9/5 (16 votes)

Introducing New Guru Meryl Witmer - Fund Manager, Berkshire Hathaway Director
Newest guru Meryl Witmer is a managing member of the General Partner at New York-based investment firm Eagle Capital Partners LP since 2001. The firm beat the S&P 500 with an annualized return of 14.6% since inception in 1988, compared to 9.4% for the index. She was also appointed a director of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) in March 2013. More...

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