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Company is a Berkshire Hathaway in the making, and Chairman Sardar Biglari should be considered a guru investor

In the search for the next Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A)(BRK.B), Biglari Holdings (BH) is one name that comes up.

It is a small cap with very a diverse set of subsidiary companies, from the Western Sizzlin and Steak-N-Shake restaurants, which account for almost all of its revenue, to the publication Maxim and commercial vehicle insurance firm First Guard, which the company’s chairman and CEO Sardar Biglari has called the “ideal acquisition.”

Together they generated $840 million in sales and $50 million in net income during 2017, good for $40.77 per share in the last 12 months and a book value of

224 Views    Jonathan Poland    2019-01-28 17:58
Largest insider trades of the week

The GuruFocus All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider trades from the past week. Under the Insiders tab, change the settings for All Insider Buying to “$200,000+,” the duration to “February 2018” and All Insider Sales to “$5,000,000+.”

According to these filters, company insiders made the following trades this week.

Leon Cooperman (TradesPortfolio), 10% owner of Ditech Holding Corp. (DHCP), bought 172,254 shares for $10.54 per share on Feb. 14. Since then, the stock price has declined to $9.05.

The company, which provides mortgage services, emegred from chapter 11 bankruptcy on Feb. 9. It

106 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-02-16 20:41
Company insiders buy Albireo Pharma, sell Kellogg

The GuruFocus All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider trades from the past week. Under the Insiders tab, change the settings for All Insider Buying to “$200,000+,” the duration to “January 2018” and All Insider Sales to “$5,000,000+.”

According to these filters, company insiders made the following trades this week.

Perceptive Life Sciences Master Fund, 10% owner of Albireo Pharma Inc. (ALBO), bought 275,000 shares for $33 per share on Jan. 25.

The development-stage pharmaceutical company has a market cap of $302.58 million and an enterprise value of $246.98 million. It has an institutional ownership of 43.84% and

148 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-01-26 21:48
Insiders kepp buying Biglari

The GuruFocus All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider trades from the past week. Under the Insiders tab, change the settings for All Insider Buying to “$200,000+,” the duration to “January 2018” and All Insider Sales to “$5,000,000+.”

According to these filters, company insiders made the following trades this week.

Istar Inc., 10% owner of Safety, Income and Growth Inc. (SAFE), bought 71,993 shares for $17.95 per share on Jan. 11.

The real estate company has a market cap of $326.97 million and an enterprise value of $462.05 million.

206 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-01-12 21:49
Kellogg, RealPage among stocks sold by company insiders

The GuruFocus All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider trades from the past week. Under the Insiders tab, change the settings for All Insider Buying to “$200,000+,” the duration to “December 2017” and All Insider Sales to “$5,000,000+.”

According to these filters, company insiders made the following trades this week.

Abdiel Qualified Master Fund bought 311,141 shares of Appian Corp. (APPN) for $20.37 per share on Dec. 14. Since then, the stock price has not changed.

The application software developer has a market cap of $1.23 billion and an enterprise value of $1.16 billion. It has an institutional

232 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2017-12-15 20:18
The annual letter from operator and investor Sardar Biglari

Sardar Biglari’s Biglari Holdings Inc. (BH) annual letter for the year ended Dec. 31, 2015.

Dear Shareholders of Biglari Holdings Inc.:

Biglari Holdings is unlike most public corporations in structure, scope and style. I believe we are duty bound to communicate clearly our operations, economic objectives and managerial philosophy in an effort to cement an alignment of expectations with all owners of our business. In doing so, the ownership will comprehend our policies and methods of operation.

We have been building Biglari Holdings to be a mosaic of businesses, devoted to acquisitions, thereby adding to a fine collection, an amalgam

1018 Views    CanadianValue    2016-03-07 17:37
Guru logs gains on Bassett Furniture

Donald Smith (Trades, Portfolio) sold many stocks during the third quarter. Some of them brought him some profits, but he lost on other investments. His biggest quarterly losses were 88% and 60% on Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) and Tecumseh Products Co. (TECU), but it had a huge gain of 262% on Bassett Furniture Industries Inc. (BSET).

Smith is the CEO of Donald Smith (Trades, Portfolio) & Co. and is a deep-value manager employing a strict bottom-up approach. He invests in stocks of

1199 Views    Samira Meskini    2016-01-07 17:41
839 Views    Canadian Value    2015-08-04 21:56

The All-In-One Guru Screener can be used to find insider buys over the last week by clicking on the Insiders tab and changing the settings for All Insider Buying from “$500,000+” and Duration to "July 2015."Â

According to the above filters, the following are the recent buys from company insiders over the past week:

On July 8, JAB Cosmetics B.V. which is 10% owner of Coty Inc. (COTY), bought 1,431,571 shares of COTY at the price of $11.60 with a total cost of $45,667,100. Since that buy, the price of the stock has dropped by 13.70%.

2052 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2015-07-17 18:54

Guru Donald Smith (Trades, Portfolio) is known for investing in companies that have fallen from the public’s favor and are selling at discounted rates, but have strong earning potential. His success at doing what he does may best be measured by his success with the firm he founded in 1980, Donald Smith (Trades, Portfolio) & Co. Thirty years later, it had $3.6 billion under management.

In the first quarter of 2015, Smith had five new buys, but only one had a significant impact on his portfolio.

Smith bought 772,356 shares of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd

1998 Views    David Goodloe    2015-05-17 05:18

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:

Biglari Holdings Inc (BH): Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner Sardar Biglari, Bought 6,618 Shares

Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner of Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Sardar Biglari, bought 6,618 shares during the past week at an average price of $396.61. Biglari Holdings Inc., is an Indiana Corporation. It is a diversified holding company engaged in a number of diverse business activities. Biglari Holdings Inc has a market cap

1270 Views    GuruFocus    2015-04-26 14:51

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:

New Residential Investment Corp: CEO and President Michael Nierenberg bought 250,000 shares

CEO and President of New Residential Investment Corp (NRZ) Michael Nierenberg bought 250,000 shares on 04/13/2015 at an average price of $16.56. New Residential Investment Corp, was formed as a wholly owned subsidiary of Newcastle Investment Corp. New Residential Investment Corp has a market cap of $2.34 billion; its shares were traded at around $16.56 with

818 Views    hyperman299    2015-04-17 16:40
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Overview of the BH proxy battle: While Groveland Capital makes very valid points regarding the circumvention of the incentive agreement and the egregious nature of the licensing agreement, they failed to recognize the operational and investment success of Mr. Biglari and Biglari Holdings since he’s assumed the helm. And while Mr. Biglari has done a great job operationally and with capital

1121 Views    Jacob L. Taylor    2015-04-08 16:07

Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder, chairman and CEO of Gabelli Asset Management Company Investors (GAMCO Investors), a $30 billion dollar global investment firm headquartered in Rye, New York.

Hedge fund guru

The investor reported decreasing his stake in Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) on March 19, according to GuruFocus Real Time Picks.

With the transaction, Gabelli’s position decreased by 0.3% to 133,251 shares. The fund initiated a position in the second quarter of 2010, and during 2014 Gabelli added and reduced the stake to reach 136,401 shares at the end of the fourth quarter of

704 Views    Omar Venerio    2015-03-23 21:27

Sometimes, pretending to be the next Warren Buffett just doesn’t cut it. Investors eventually want to see actions and results befitting of comparison to the "Oracle of Omaha."

In the case of Biglari Holdings (BH), the holding company run by Buffett disciple Sardar Biglari, 37, there’s little evidence of the corporate stewardship, shareholder returns and investing prowess that’s made Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A)(BRK.B) a hallmark of American capitalism. Instead, shareholders in Biglari Holdings are beginning to tire with Biglari’s excessive compensation, self-dealing and unchecked power, in addition to his company’s murky and sharply declining financial results.

As Buffett

1108 Views    Canadian Value    2015-03-23 20:03

What is one of the strongest signals to indicate that a stock is poised for an excellent path ahead? The answer is simple – insider buying. Insiders are people who have access to certain information about the company that is not leaked to the public. Insiders include top management of a company, directors and investors who hold more than 10% of the stock. Insider buying has a positive effect on the share prices of a company. One of the legends of investing, Peter Lynch had once commented that there could be many reasons why an insider would sell his shares,

661 Views    reports.droy    2015-02-22 04:08

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:

Biglari Holdings Inc (BH): Chairman and CEO, 10% owner Sardar Biglari bought 2,506 shares

Chairman and CEO, 10% owner of Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Sardar Biglari, bought 2,506 shares on 02/11/2015 at an average price of $416.41. Biglari Holdings Inc., is an Indiana Corporation. It is a diversified holding company engaged in a number of diverse business activities. Biglari Holdings Inc has a market cap of $860.100 million;

496 Views    hyperman299    2015-02-17 15:59

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:

Hess Corp (HES): CEO, 10% owner John B Hess bought 57,506 Shares

CEO and 10% owner of Hess Corp (HES) John B Hess bought 57,506 shares on Feb. 2, 2015 at an average price of $72.97. Hess Corp is a Delaware corporation, incorporated in 1920. Hess Corp has a market cap of $20.18 billion; its shares were traded at around $72.97 with a P/E ratio of 5.50 and

796 Views    hyperman299    2015-02-09 16:23

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:

Biglari Holdings Inc (BH): Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner Sardar Biglari, Bought 17,854 Shares

Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner of Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Sardar Biglari, bought 17,854 shares during the past week at an average price of $416.64. Biglari Holdings Inc., is an Indiana Corporation. It is a diversified holding company engaged in a number of diverse business activities. Biglari Holdings Inc has a market cap

1359 Views    GuruFocus    2015-01-18 12:46

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