The Motley Fool Discussion Boards
Investing/Strategies / Retirement Investing
|Subject: Re: Need some input||Date: 4/2/2002 1:27 PM|
|Author: pauleckler||Number: 34086 of 76887|
I had Oakmark fund for a while. I would class it as a value fund. Its manager had a great run playing one of the bank stocks that went through a series of acquisitions. He made out like a bandit and the fund did very well in the early '90s.
But he couldn't do it again. Oakmark completely missed the tech rally. It underperformed for all those years.
When techs crashed, Oakmark came back.
Its a very good example of a fund manager who once picked a winner and has been unable to do it again.
I would buy it only if you like value funds.
|Copyright 1996-2015 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us|