A “Toolbox” View on Long/Short Equity

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  • 19 mins 23 secs
There is more to long/short equity than GameStop, short squeezes, and Reddit. Weitz Investment Management’s Wally Weitz, CFA, is among the longest-tenured portfolio managers in the long/short equity space. He and co-PM Drew Weitz discuss how they’re managing their long/short portfolio – the Weitz Partners III Opportunity Fund – where they see opportunities today, and their view on the economic recovery in 2021.

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