Today's Hot Stocks: KFT, BP, FKFT) CEO and billionaire shareholder Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK) resulted in negative investor sentiment for much of 2011.
Billionaire Investor Seth Klarman Takes Advantage of BPÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ s 4% Dividend ÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ " Should You?British Petroleum (BP) has recovered from its post-Gulf-Oil-Spill low in 2010 to investor excitement after it dipped more than 50%. Investment guru Seth Klarman sees value in the 4% dividend rate, buying in at an average of $44 per share AFTER the stock had recovered. The stock currently sits around $41 per share, representing more value to potential investors ÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ " is this a good chance for investors to follow KlarmanÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ s steps? Or should investors look at competitors like Exxon Mobil (XOM)? Discuss BP | Source: Guru Focus F) stock took a major hit along with the rest of the market in 2008 as economic sentiment spiraled downward and US car companies were exposed. During the Detroit shake up, bailouts were given, companies were sold or even dismantled, but not Ford. The pioneering company stayed afloat themselves, took corrective measures and emerged from the rubble, eclipsing $14 per share in 2011 ÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ " a 1400% recovery from market crash lows. Iconic brands like Mustang may only be the tip of the iceberg FordÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢ s future as investors and consumers flock back to the ÃƒÂƒÃ‚ÂƒÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂƒÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‚ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â¢
Published on Dec 15, 2011By Leo Sun