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  • Brave Warrior Capital’s Top Stock Picks

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - July 15, 2013 | Tickers: SCHW, ESRX, ORCL, VRX, VPRT

    We track quarterly 13F filings from hundreds of hedge funds, including Glenn Greenberg’s Brave Warrior Capital, using the results to help us develop investment strategies (we have found, for example, that the most popular small cap stocks among hedge funds earn an average excess return of 18 percentage points per year).

    The information from individual managers’ filings, even though it is a bit out of date by now (the more »

  • This Company Is Building Monopoly Power

    By Jordan Wathen - July 11, 2013 | Tickers: SPLS, VPRT, WMT | Editor's Choice

    The best businesses are those that have implicit monopoly power. They can earn high returns on capital without sacrificing quality to beat their customers on price. Implicit monopolies aren't constrained like explicit monopolies, either.

    This rapidly-growing dot com is slowly building an impenetrable monopoly.

    Bank on printing

    Vistaprint (NASDAQ: VPRT) is a leader in the online printing space. The company offers inexpensive products meant for business customers. From promotional more »

  • Is Outsourcing a Big Business?

    By Victor Selva - May 23, 2013 | Tickers: PRAA, RRD, VPRT

    Outsourcing businesses have had plenty of growth opportunities over the last few past years, as many companies have turned to them seeking to reduce costs. Some have capitalized on these chances better than others, and nowadays they offer some very interesting investment prospects for long-term investors. We will analyze three interesting outsourcing companies of different natures, Vistaprint (NASDAQ: VPRT), R.R. Donnelley (NASDAQ: RRD) and Portfolio Recovery Associates (NASDAQ: PRAAmore »)

  • Buy CafePress and a Unique T-Shirt

    By Mark Holder - March 22, 2013 | Tickers: PRSS, SFLY, VPRT

    CafePress (NASDAQ: PRSS) provides individuals and businesses the ability to create, buy, and sell customized and personalized products online using proprietary technologies. The company offers a unique opportunity for designers and consumers to meet in the cloud, but does the service provide any unique competitive advantage?

    CafePress competes in the general customizable print on-demand sector with the likes of Shutterfly (NASDAQ: SFLY) and Vistaprint Limited (NASDAQ: VPRT). The general sector more »

  • Brave Warrior Investing: Are you Ready ?

    By Laura Paur - February 26, 2013 | Tickers: GOOG, ORCL, USB, VPRT

    I like to track prominent hedge fund holdings. Individual investors should study what top fundamental investors have been doing with their portfolios. These kind of hedge funds invest considerable time and resources analyzing stocks. I focus on institutional investors that hold concentrated positions and have a long-term, fundamental bias. In this article I analyze Glenn Greenberg’s Brave Warrior Capital holdings. Greenberg invests in companies with little competition, and places more »

  • Low Competition and Free Cash Flow: Brave Warrior's Formula

    By Federico Zaldua - December 12, 2012 | Tickers: SCHW, FISV, GOOG, ORCL, VPRT

    I like to track prominent hedge fund holdings. As explained in my blog Warren Trades, investors should study what top fundamental investors have been doing with their portfolios. These kind of hedge funds invest considerable time and resources analyzing stocks. I focus on institutional investors that hold concentrated positions and have a long-term, fundamental bias. In this article I analyze Glenn Greenberg’s Brave Warrior Capital holdings. Greenberg invests in more »

  • Insider Buy Alert: Are These Stocks Strong Buys?

    By Brian Gorban - December 7, 2012 | Tickers: EMC, VPRT, VMW

    Every investor or trader is always searching to find stocks that hopefully outperform the general market and alternative investment classes. Of course during these unstable times that is rather difficult to execute and has us uncertain as to what is an effective strategy or criteria to use. One strategy that has proven to be effective over time in determining whether a stock is moving higher is insider accumulation due to more »

  • This Mega-Shareholder is Buying VistaPrint, Should You?

    By Soroush Pour - July 22, 2012 | Tickers: FDX, ODP, OMX, SPLS, VPRT

    VistaPrint (NASDAQ: VPRT) is a web-based supplier of printing and marketing services to a range of customers, primarily to small businesses and consumers themselves.  Originally founded in 1995 by current CEO Robert Keane, VistaPrint was created to offer printing solutions at volumes below the minimum order requirements of companies like Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS)and OfficeMax (NYSE: OMX).  Amid the height of the tech bubble, VPRT began to expand its operations more »

  • 5 Stocks Insiders Bought Recently

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - April 18, 2012 | Tickers: AYI, FUN, VHI, VPRT, WES

    Insider information pays. While insider purchases do not always mean investors should also buy the stock, on the average, when an insider purchases stock in a company it tends to outperform the market over the next 12-month period. So, focusing on stocks with insider transactions, especially large purchases, is a good starting point to pick which stocks to analyze.

    In this article, we will take a closer look at the more »

  • 2011 Favorite E-Retailers Announced

    By Elizabeth Magill - December 28, 2011 | Tickers: AMZN, AAPL, AVP, GPS, HD, JCP, M, NFLX, OSTK, VPRT

    Last year (2010), Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX)  and Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) jockeyed for first place in a ForeSee Results annual e-retailer customer satisfaction survey, with each earning a satisfaction score of 86 -- out of a 100-point scale. While Amazon gained 2 points to obtain the coveted top position of 88 in 2011, it's no surprise that Netflix saw the largest tumble of 7 points (to 79) since damaging its brand more »