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NetScout Systems Inc $ 23.38 -0.63 (-2.62%)

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1.82 Bil
P/E (TTM):
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P/B:
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These distressed stocks are not likely to recover anytime soon

Shareholders of YPF Sociedad Anonima (YPF) and NetScout Systems Inc. (NTCT) have ample reason to be disappointed with their holdings.

First of all, these two stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 index in recent years. While the S&P 500 rose 27% so far this year, 27.3% in the past year and 52.8% in the past 5 years through Dec. 18, these two stocks performed significantly worse.

Second, these stocks either pay no dividend or have a low dividend yield compared to the S&P 500’s yield of 1.79% as of Wednesday.

Third, these companies' balance sheets seem too weak to continue

157 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2019-12-19 16:55
ValueAct leader to step down from CIO role

Jeff Ubben (Trades, Portfolio)’s ValueAct Holdings bought Bioverativ Inc. (BIVV) and sold Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (ALSN) during the first quarter.

Ubben announced May 15 he is stepping down as ValueAct’s chief investment officer (CIO). He will remain as CEO but will concentrate on finding new investments and serving on boards. President Mason Morfit will step into the role of CIO in July.

The firm seeks value in a limited number of companies that are out of favor or undergoing a transition. As such, Ubben takes an activist approach and works with companies to improve their returns.

410 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2017-05-24 15:13
Guru establishes position in application software company

ValueAct Capital founder Jeff Ubben (Trades, Portfolio) gained one new holding in the final quarter of 2016, NetScout Systems Inc. (NTCT).

Ubben founded ValueAct in 2000 and serves as the CEO and chief investment officer. He manages a concentrated portfolio composed of companies he believes are fundamentally undervalued or out of favor. He generally establishes a significant ownership stake in order to work with management on maximizing returns to shareholders. His current portfolio consists of 14 stocks and is valued at $12.17 million.

Ubben purchased 1,645,000 shares of NetScout for an average price of $30.68 per share,

211 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2017-02-17 15:02
Second-quarter portfolio

Martin Whitman (Trades, Portfolio)’s investment firm Third Avenue Management (Trades, Portfolio) bought eight new stocks in the second quarter.

They have a portfolio of 114 positions that together have a value of $2.45 billion. Half are companies in the real estate sector (27%) and financial services sector (22.3%). The firm is guided by a value-driven investment philosophy.

Third Avenue’s positions purchased during the second quarter were: Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI), Amgen Inc. (AMGN), LivaNova PLC (LIVN), Shire PLC (SHPG), NetScout Systems Inc. (NTCT), G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (GIII), Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc. (FRGI) and

1609 Views    Holly LaFon    2016-08-12 21:11
Greenblatt reveals his winners

Throughout the first quarter, many gurus invested some of their capital in technology stocks, suggesting that the IT sector presents good investment opportunities in the upcoming months. Two of these stocks, Infosys Ltd. (INFY) and NetScout Systems Inc. (NTCT), have been bought and held by five gurus in the past three months, according to the Consensus Picks of Gurus screener.

Among the gurus who increased their positions in the two stocks, Alan Fournier (Trades, Portfolio) of Pennant Capital impacted his portfolio the greatest with his NetScout Systems transaction. Fournier added 159.39% to his NetScout Systems position,

2918 Views    James Li    2016-06-10 22:24
Guru stock highlight

NetScout Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) Near-term concerns over a slowdown in carrier spending provided us an opportunity to acquire shares of NetScout common at a substantial discount to our estimate of NAV.

NetScout is a well-financed provider of 24x7 network monitoring solutions to carriers and enterprises. Its offerings provide high-quality performance analytics that help its customers resolve technology issues that could negatively impact service quality and/or result in outages/downtime and compromised security. Last year, the company acquired certain communications assets from Danaher which doubled its addressable market by broadening its product offerings, providing an entrée into the

1611 Views    Holly LaFon    2016-05-27 22:05
Review of quarter and holdings

Dear Fellow Shareholders:

We are pleased to provide you with the report of the Third Avenue Small-Cap Value Fund (the "Fund") for the quarter ended April 30, 2016.

OVERVIEW

Making the Most of Market Movements without Losing Focus

This quarter was a very active one for the Fund. As noted in the Value Fund letter, volatility reigned supreme. We took advantage of the market's mood swings by initiating six new positions and increasing our exposure in a number of existing holdings. For long-term investors, periods of volatility provide the opportunity to increase our position sizes in line with our discipline

1183 Views    Holly LaFon    2016-05-27 20:48
[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Richard+Aster+Jr]Richard Aster Jr[/url] of Meridian Fund just reported his first quarter portfolio. Meridian Growth Fund gained 31% in the last 12 months. It averaged 10.6% annually in the last 10 years. As of 03/31/2011, Meridian Fund owns 153 stocks with a total value of $3.3 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells. This is the portfolio chart of [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Richard+Aster+Jr]Richard Aster Jr[/url]. You can click on the legend of the chart to show/hide buys, sells, or holdings. Each ball on the chart represents a position in the portfolio. You can move your mouse on the balls to see
2862 Views    gurufocus    2011-05-05 22:26

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