All posts tagged "Bill Miller"

  • Bill Miller - Legg Mason
    Bill Miller: Bond Bubble as Big as Housing, Internet Bubbles

    Consuelo Mack of Wealthtrack had a very interesting, and quite lengthy conversation with Legg Mason’s infamous mutual fund manager, Bill Miller. His Legg Mason Opportunity Trust mutual fund has risen from the ashes of a horrible 2011...

    • Posted February 14, 2013
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  • Paul McCulley - PIMCO
    Interview of Bill Miller and Paul McCulley Continued

    Consuelo Mack of Wealthtrack continued her interview of Bill Miller and Paul McCulley in Paris. Part one of the interview is available here. The second part of the interview focused on investment risks. Miller began discussing the...

    • Posted April 19, 2012
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  • Paul McCulley - PIMCO
    Bill Miller and Paul McCulley Discuss the Economy, Stocks and Bonds

    Consuelo Mack recently interviewed Bill Miller and Paul McCulley regarding shifts experienced in the investing arena in recent years. This includes changes at the macro level involving central banks money easing efforts to deal with financial upheavals....

    • Posted April 10, 2012
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  • Bill Miller - Legg Mason
    Actively Managed Mutual Fund Holders are Getting the Shaft

    The Street reports that, on average, actively managed large-cap funds are having an extremely poor year. According to Goldman Sachs, 72% of 261 large-cap core funds are underperforming their indices. Only 16% of large-cap growth funds are...

    • Posted December 16, 2011
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  • Whitney Tilson - T2 Partners
    Whitney Tilson is Bullish on Financials and Buffett

    Steve Forbes recently interviewed Whitney Tilson, Founder and Managing Partner, T2 Partners, about how he picks stocks and his opinion of the current environment. Tilson gained some notoriety by forecasting the housing market’s woes on CBS’s “60...

    • Posted December 5, 2011
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  • Heebner, Berkowitz, and Miller: Mutual Fund Underachievers

    Ken Heebner, Bruce Berkowitz and Bill Miller, heralded as super investors, have seriously lagged the market so far this year. Funds run by these three “luminaries” were recently reported to have negative returns, while the S&P 500...

    • Posted June 28, 2011
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  • A Closer Look at 2010 Returns of the S&P 500

    Bespoke Investment Group recently posted a great chart revealing the returns of the S&P 500 delineated by the market cap of the companies in the index.  It graphically shows that the larger companies have seriously underperformed the average stock’s return of...

    • Posted January 10, 2011
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  • Bill Miller Says Stocks Cheapest Since Early 80’s

    Bill Miller, the mutual fund manager famous for beating the S&P 500 15 straight years, then falling on his face, says now is the best time to buy stocks since the early 1980’s. In an interview with...

    • Posted October 21, 2010
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  • Well Known Investors Extoll the Virtues of Blue Chips

    Several well regarded money managers including Jeremy Grantham, Whitney Tilson, Robert Olstein, and Bill Miller believe there’s good value in the large cap blue chip stocks. Tilson of T2 Partners says Microsoft Corp. is a steal. Its...

    • Posted September 13, 2010
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  • Ken Heebner Downfall Supports Efficient Market Theory

    Charles Stein at Businessweek highlights the dangers of investing with the hot hand. In the tradition of Bill Miller, Ken Heebner failed to deliver when it mattered most; when his assets under management exploded. Ken Heebner started...

    • Posted June 28, 2010
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