Forest City Enterprises, Inc.
Martin Whitman, a value investor, founded Third Avenue Management in 1990. Third Avenue currently has over $10 billion worth of assets under management. By doing fundamental research on companies, the fund attempts to find stocks that are “safe,” i.e. understandable businesses with stable financials that also sell at a discount to their intrinsic value. The fund recently filed its first quarter 13F with the SEC, describing some of its more »
Marty Whitman, a value investor, founded Third Avenue in 1990 after having run a money management firm since 1986. Third Avenue currently has over $10 billion under management and, at least over the last several quarters, has demonstrated a preference for the financial sector. By doing deep bottom-up research on companies Third Avenue attempts to find stocks which are “safe”- a good management team in an understandable business with stable more »
Third Avenue Management’s Martin Whitman is a well-known value investor with five funds under the Third Avenue flag. This quarter, the focus seems to have been on real estate with a couple attractive opportunities in that space comprising top holdings. Below are his top three holdings.