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Hedge Fund - ESL Investments

Edward Lampert Bio, Returns, Net Worth

Edward S. Lampert is chairman of Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) and founder, chairman and CEO of ESL Investments. He's a couple of years shy of 50 and has an undergrad degree from Yale. Lampert is also an ex-Goldman Sachs analyst, like Farallon’s Thomas Steyer. He started Connecticut-based ESL Investments in 1988 with $28 million. According to Forbes, he is ranked 316th on the list of the world’s richest people, with an estimated net worth of $3 billion.

Edward S. Lampert is chairman of Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) and founder, chairman and CEO of ESL Investments. He's a couple of years shy of 50 and has an undergrad degree from Yale. Lampert is also an ex-Goldman Sachs analyst, like Farallon’s Thomas Steyer. He started Connecticut-based ESL Investments in 1988 with $28 million. According to Forbes, he is ranked 316th on the list of the world’s richest people, with an estimated net worth of $3 billion.

Lampert believes in concentrated value investing, which is basically aiming to buy assets for less than what they are worth and to sell them at or closer to what they are worth. Lampert is often compared to billionaire Warren Buffet. Lampert makes concentrated bets and holds them for many years.

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Edward Lampert
Fund Profile
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Fund Name: ESL Investments
Manager Edward Lampert
Portfolio Value $881,848,000
Change This QTR +99.00%
Fund Holdings Sector Distribution
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Last update:
No. Security Ticker Shares Value (x$1000) Activity % Port
1. AN 6,093,287 $296,804 33.65%
2. SHLD 22,336,105 $255,972 29.02%
3. LE 6,718,592 $97,420 11.04%
4.
Sears Cda Inc
23,504,516 $57,586 6.53%
5. GPS 2,554,908 $56,821 6.44%
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