2019 Equity Market Recap
CIO Austin Hawley, CFA shares his thoughts on the strong equity market in 2019, the ongoing underperformance of value businesses, and how macroeconomic events, such as Fed policy and trade tensions with China, impacted our portfolios.
The views expressed are those of Diamond Hill as of January 2020 and are subject to change. These opinions are not intended to be a forecast of future events, a guarantee of results, or investment advice.
As of December 31, 2019 Diamond Hill owned Facebook, Inc. - Class A (equity), Microsoft Corp. (equity), Charles Schwab Corp. (The) (equity), KKR & Co., Inc. - Class A (equity), Citigroup, Inc. (equity), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (equity), Humana, Inc. (equity), BorgWarner, Inc. (equity), Parker-Hannifin Corp. (equity), Cimarex Energy Co. (equity), Devon Energy Corp. (equity), Chevron Corp. (equity), American International Group, Inc. (equity). As of October 31, 2019, Diamond Hill owned Apple, Inc. (debt), KKR & Co., Inc. - Class A (debt), Citigroup, Inc. (debt), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (debt), and Cimarex Energy Co. (debt).