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The guru trimmed his Facebook Inc. (FB) holding by 98.51%. The trade had an impact of -5.51% on the portfolio.
The social network has a market cap of $395.52 billion and an enterprise value of $354.31 billion.
GuruFocus gives the company a profitability and growth rating of 9 out of 10. The return on equity of 25.46% and return on assets of 22.40% are outperforming 85% of companies
The Vanguard Health Care Fund (Trades, Portfolio), which invests primarily in health care-related companies in order to achieve long-term capital appreciation, sold shares of the following stocks during the third quarter.
The fund reduced its Cigna Corp. (CI) position by 27.90%. The trade had an impact of -0.41% on the portfolio.
The company, which provides medical, dental and health insurance products, has a market cap of $52.48 billion and an enterprise value of $53.4 billion.
GuruFocus gives the company a profitability and growth rating of 4 out of 10. The return
According to the GuruFocus All-In-One Screener, the following health care stocks are popular among guru investors.
Nineteen gurus are invested in HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA). The company, which operates general acute care hospitals and rehabilitation centers, has a market cap of $47.12 billion. Its revenue of $45.21 billion has increased 6.30% over a 10-year period.
The stock is trading with a price-earnings ratio of 17.13. As of Wednesday, the share price of $136 is 7.40% below its 52-week high and 81.09% above its 52-week low. Over the last 10 years, it has returned a
[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Prem+Watsa]Prem Watsa[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Prem+Watsa]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Prem+Watsa]Portfolio[/url]), an investor often compared to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Warren+Buffett]Warren Buffett[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Warren+Buffett]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Warren+Buffett]Portfolio[/url]), announced Tuesday that he left the core of his portfolio unchanged while investing in six new positions in the second quarter.
Watsa has more than 80% of his portfolio invested in three stocks, BlackBerry Ltd. (BB), Resolute Forest Products Inc. (RFP) and Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (KW), and did not buy or sell any of their shares in the quarter. BlackBerry gave Watsa’s investment vehicle Fairfax Financial (TSX:FFH) $159.3 million in losses in the first half of 2018. Shares of the technology company have declined 17% year to
The U.S. stock market advanced on Monday, with investors looking at President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet in Singapore.
Shares of Envision Healthcare Corp. (EVHC) jumped after the agreement to be acquired by private equity firm KKR & Co. (KKR) for $46 per share, representing a 32% premium, or 10.9 times the trailing 12-months adjusted Ebitda and 10.1 times 2018 anticipated adjusted Ebitda.
Envision’s board had reached out to 25 potential buyers and had invited proposals for all or parts of its business. The board concluded that the KKR proposal presented the best
Lee Ainslie (Trades, Portfolio), founder of Dallas-based Maverick Capital, disclosed Monday the firm increased its bets on two health care companies: Envision Healthcare Corp. (EVHC) and Impax Laboratories Inc. (IPXL).
Ainslie, one of Julian Robertson (Trades, Portfolio)’s former “Tiger Cubs,” employs six industry leads that are experts in one of six major market sectors, including health care. The CEO first discusses with the industry heads about new stock picks and makes the final decisions on the portfolio.
Ainslie expanded his Envision Healthcare position 30.70%, adding 2,349,648 shares for $34.56 per share. With
Wall Street is set to open flat after consumer spending jumped the past month. Outlays rose a seasonally adjusted 0.6% last month, while personal incomes advanced 0.3%. Moreover, inflation measured by the PCE price index inched up 0.2% in November and 1.8% in the past 12 months. The core PCE index, which excludes food and energy, rose 0.1% in the month and accumulated an annual rate of 1.5%, lower than the Fed's target.
However, in Friday pre-market trading, shares of NIKE Inc. (NKE) traded down about 4% on the back of the company posting its financial results for the second
Gabelli Asset Management Company Investors (GAMCO Investors) was founded by Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio). He manages a portfolio with a total value of $16.160 billion. In both the second and third quarters the guru bought shares in the following stocks:
Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure (FTAI)
In the second quarter, the guru raised his position by 47.39% and in the third quarter added another 111.25%. The guru holds 0.04% of outstanding shares. The company provides leasing contracts on infrastructure and equipment. It has a market cap of $1.4 billion and an enterprise value of $1.97 billion.
On the 30th anniversary of "Black Monday," the U.S. stock market traded lower in premarket trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded slightly above 23,000, the S&P 500 lost 0.40% and the Nasdaq traded 0.6% lower.
Strong earnings from Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) contributed to shares of the company inching up more than 2% in premarket trading. The company posted third-quarter adjusted EPS of 98 cents on revenue of $31.72 billion, which was higher than the prior-year quarter. Moreover, the company managed to beat revenue expectations by $270 million while EPS were in line with estimates.
Chairman and CEO
CVS Health Corp. (CVS), Advance Auto Parts Inc. (AAP), Macy's Inc. (M), and Envision Healthcare Corp. (EVHC) have declined to their three-year lows.
CVS Health Corp. (CVS) declined to $72.60
The prices of CVS Health Corp. (CVS) shares have declined to $72.60 on Oct. 13, which is only 4.5% above the 3-year low of $69.30.
CVS Health Corp. is an American retail pharmacy and health care company that grew from the parent company Mark Steven Inc. The business began as a chain of health and beauty aid stores but within several years pharmacies were added. The company owns several subsidiaries,
While the dollar fell against most of its peers, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced to 22,118.42; the S&P 500 index rose to 2,480.91 and the Nasdaq Composite jumped to 6,383.77. The yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury Notes is 2.269%.
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (KORS) shares were up more than 17% in premarket trading as the company reported better-than-expected earnings for its first quarter. EPS of 90 cents beat expectations by 28 cents and revenue of $952.4 million beat estimates by $33.83 million.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (VRX) shares rose 10% in premarket trading as the company
The largest Insider Buys this week were for Coty Inc. (COTY), TransDigm Group Inc. (TDG), Encana Corp. (ECA) and Envision Healthcare Corp. (EVHC).
Coty Inc (COTY): Chief Legal Officer Greerson Greene McMullen bought 13,157 shares
Chief Legal Officer Greerson Greene McMullen bought 13,157 shares of Coty stock on March 15 at the average price of $18.85. The price of the stock has increased by 3.08% since.
Coty Inc. is an American international beauty products manufacturer. The company’s main products include fragrances, color cosmetics and skin and body care products. The company owns the major brands of Calvin Klein, Chloie, Davaidoff,
Howard Marks (Trades, Portfolio) has been the chairman of Oaktree Capital Management L.P. since its formation in 1995. He manages a portfolio composed of 68 stocks with a total value of $5.33 billion.
During the last quarter he has done about 50 trades, selling out seven stakes, reducing 18 and increasing 17 of his existing stakes and buying eight new stocks; the following are the most weighted of these trades.
Marks reduced his stake in Tribune Media Co. (TRCO) by 24.62% with an impact of 4.53% on his portfolio.
Tribune Media is
[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Howard+Marks]Howard Marks[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Howard+Marks]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Howard+Marks]Portfolio[/url]) is the co-chairman of Oaktree, a firm with $93 billion in assets whose primary focus is risk control. He is also famous for regularly penning memos. In his September memo, “Risk Revisisted,” he wrote:
“Economic and company fundamentals in the U.S. are fine today, and asset prices – while full – don’t seem to be at bubble levels. But when undemanding capital markets and a low level of risk aversion combine to encourage investors to engage in risky practices, something usually goes wrong eventually. Although I have no idea what could make the day of reckoning