Author: Madison

Artisan International Fund, Mark Yockey, CFA, Charles-Henri Hamker, Andrew Euretig on finding growth oriented investments in a low-growth world: “Despite central bankers’ best efforts, the persistently low-inflation macro backdrop continues to put downward pressure on prices, contributing to a general scarcity of top-line growth. In that...

Global equities generated a mid-single digit return in the third quarter, with developed international equities outperforming domestic stocks, and small capitalization stocks outperforming larger capitalization equities.  One of the best performers this quarter was emerging market stocks, as concerns of a hard landing in Chinese...

Bill Nygren 3Q16 Market Commentary on the Benefits of Staying the Course “Those of you who are regular readers of Oakmark reports know that we aren’t here to write about sports, but as sports fans, we often see analogies that provide useful ways to think...

Inova Loudoun Hospital in Leesburg, Virginia recently announced the launch of its long awaited emergency room renovation and expansion. In conjunction with the capital improvements, the not-for-profit hospital will seek to increase its trauma center status to Level III.  The status upgrade holds the promise...

Linda Martinson, President, Baron Capital One of the conclusions from work done by Professor Martijn Cremers (University of Notre Dame) and Professor Ankur Pareek (Rutgers University) was that there are relatively few highly active managers who hold stocks for long periods, as such strategies have higher...