Tweedy Browne’s value fund typically chooses foreign stocks, but sometimes buys American stocks with promise. It added a position in a Canadian stock, Pacific Rubailes Energy corp. The fund purchased 5.065 million shares, and it is now 1.4% of the portfolio. The average purchase price was $21 per share. Its market cap is $5.57 billion.
The fund increased its holdings of its top ten positions, including the top three, including Antofagasta. Its position increase 95.2% to comprise 1.2% of the portfolio. The company is engaged in copper mining and has a market cap of $6.71 billion. The dividend yield is 8.54%.
The fund added to its position of GlaxoSmithKline, in which it increased its position by 77.8% to make it 1.2% of the portfolio.The company has a market cap of $64.33 billion and has a dividend of 5.97%.
It increase its position in SCOR by 79.5% to comprise 2.5% of the portfolio. The stock had an average earnings growth of 34.9% year over year.