Chris Davis

THIRD GENERATION INVESTOR CHRIS DAVIS SHARE 50+ YEARS OF PERSPECTIVE ON MANAGING THROUGH A CRISIS

March 27, 2020

Life can change in a New York minute, and it has. The world is going through a terrible experience right now.  As President Trump has said we are at war with an invisible enemy. I would add it’s an enemy that can strike anyone, anywhere which makes it so unsettling.

The coronavirus is upending lives and societies.  The steps we are taking to combat it are harsh, isolating, and damaging psychologically, emotionally, and financially. Everyone is affected.  Many Americans are losing their paychecks and jobs for an indeterminate amount of time. Some are in danger of losing their businesses.  

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DAVIS & GOEI: ACTIVELY MANAGED ETF PIONEERS

September 22, 2017

DAVIS & GOEI: ACTIVELY MANAGED ETF PIONEERS

Well over 90% of exchange-traded funds, popularly known as ETFs are based on passive market indexes, but there are a few active managers who have decided to use the ETF structure for actively managed portfolios. One of the pioneers of this innovative approach is third generation value investor, Chris Davis, head of Davis Advisors the parent company of the Davis Funds. In January of 2017, his firm launched three actively managed ETFs reflecting the firm’s nearly five decades of research and investment expertise. They are Davis Select U.S. Equity ETF, symbol DUSA, Davis Select Financial ETF, symbol DFNL and Davis Select Worldwide ETF, symbol DWLD. We asked Davis and fellow Portfolio Manager Danton Goei why they chose to go the active ETF route.

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CHRIS DAVIS & DANTON GOEI ON WHERE IN THE WORLD THEY ARE FINDING COMPOUNDING GROWTH AT VALUE PRICES

September 22, 2017

A rare interview with two top global investors: Davis Funds’ Chris Davis and Danton Goei explain where they are finding world-class growth at value prices.

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DAVIS: GENERATIONAL DIFFERENCE

May 13, 2016

GENERATIONAL DIFFERENCE

Some things change. Some stay the same. Third generation investor Chris Davis is carrying on the family tradition in the Davis Funds with a difference.

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DAVIS: COMPOUNDING MACHINES

May 13, 2016

Third generation value investor Chris Davis discusses why unpopular financial stocks can actually be compounding machines. Continue Reading »

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