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ultimatespinach posted to the Middleby Corporation, The board. 11:59 AM

MIDD Q4 2014 CC notes

[Cross-post from RB Middleby board]

If Americans could choose to eat only one food for the remainder of their lives, I will assure you it has to be pizza. Americans eat on average 100 acres of pizza daily, or 350 slices per [more]

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ultimatespinach posted to the Brookfield Asset Management board. 2:32 PM

Bruce Flatt Q4

2014 was a remarkable year for Brookfield. The flagship corporation produced a total return of 31 percent (capital appreciation and dividends) on the NYSE (compared to 14 percent for the S&P) and an even better 43 percent on the TSX due to the [more]

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ultimatespinach posted to the Brookfield Asset Management board. 9:04 PM

Bruce Flatt Q3 CC comments

In an effort to breathe a little life into a board that is surprisingly moribund considering the vigor of the firm to which it is devoted, I thought I'd post Bruce Flatt's comments on today's quarterly conference call about the state of the business [more]

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ultimatespinach posted to the Middleby Corporation, The board. 3:06 PM

MIDD Q3 2014 CC notes

(Cross-post from RB Middleby board)

The divergence between sales growth and profit growth at Middleby reached a new high in Q3. Net earnings grew a crazy 46 percent year over year, from $40.9 million a year ago to $59.7 million, while [more]

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ultimatespinach replied to the Markel Corporation board. 6:20 PM

Re: ultimate - on MKL understanding

For a financial firm, a good approach is to make a list of each year's
figure for (dollar increase in book value, plus dividends)/(start of year book value)
Averaged over 10-15 years, and inspected for outlier years, that's the most
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ultimatespinach replied to the Markel Corporation board. 10:56 PM

Re: Advantage to MKL over BRK-B and LUK?

Hi mushu. Good question. The main difference between Berkshire and Markel is simply size. Berkshire today is one of the five biggest public companies in the U.S. with a market value of more than $330 billion. Markel's market cap is about $9 billion, [more]

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