Notable Chuck Akre Videos
Chuck founded Akre Capital Management in 1989 after 21 years in the securities business at NYSE member firm Johnston, Lemon & Co. At Johnston, Lemon & Co., he managed various parts of the business, including branch management, research, and asset management. Beginning in June of 1993, Chuck operated the firm under the umbrella of Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co. Taking the business private again in 2000, he moved the firm to the rural village of Middleburg, Virginia.
Charles Akre uses an investment philosophy that he calls the “three-legged stool” approach, which calls for examining business models, rates of return, and reinvestment opportunities.
Good investments are businesses that possess four characteristics: Good managers with demonstrated track records Significant and durable competitive advantages: Long-term growth/reinvestment opportunities; Attractive purchase prices relative to the cash flows generated by the company. (Sources: Wikipedia, https://akrecapital.com)
Tito’s and Nachos A few Fridays ago, after work, I went to a relatively new Mexican restaurant in Las Olas called El Camino, with a friend of mine, Ed. Las Olas is situated in [...]
I wanted to pass along an excellent video for you to watch or listen to in your spare time. It’s packed with great perspectives by Chuck Akre about how to approach stock picking strategies [...]
Chuck Akre: “The Peregrinations of an English Major Trying to Solve the Investment Puzzle” [TRANSCRIPT]
Google Talk – Chuck Akre: "The Peregrinations of an English Major Trying to Solve the Investment Puzzle" [TRANSCRIPT] What follows is a transcript from a presentation that value investor Chuck Akre conducted for Talks at [...]