- Microsoft co-founder and the world’s richest person, Bill Gates, shares his good fortune philanthropically, and the company emulates his generosity with shareholders.
- The Value Investing for Main Street Model Portfolio (VIMS) has owned a position in this technology powerhouse since June 2011 at an average price of $25.60 per share.
- Sunk cost fallacy notwithstanding, the 59% discount to the stock’s current price is a humbling lesson in buying wonderful companies at bargain prices.
- But current valuation has the stock sitting in the nosebleed section of the S&P 500.
Welcome to the seventh installment of the Value Investing for Main Street series, exclusively on Seeking Alpha.