Davis All-Cap Portfolio


    Investment Strategy

    The goal of the Davis All-Cap Portfolio is to create an opportunistic portfolio that can seek attractive businesses across all market caps, industries and sectors.

    Using our signature Davis Investment Discipline, the Portfolio has outperformed the Russell 3000® Index since Davis began managing the Portfolio (gross of fees)1  Click here to learn more about our historical record of attractive long-term returns.

    Why Invest in the Davis All-Cap Portfolio

    Sixty Years of Experience

    The Davis family has compounded wealth for investors over six decades and three generations.

    Long-Term Investment Results

    The Davis All-Cap Portfolio has outperformed the Russell 3000® Index by an average of 3.2% per year since Davis began managing the Portfolio. A hypothetical $100,000 investment in the Portfolio on January 1, 1999 compounded to $583,357 as of March 31, 2018 vs. only $333,906 for the Russell 3000® Index (Gross of fees. See below for net of fee returns).1

    Aligned with Shareholders

    With more than $2 billion invested side by side with fellow shareholders, we experience the same risks and reap the same rewards.2

    Performance as of 3/31/18

    A hypothetical $100,000 investment in the Davis All-Cap Portfolio on January 1, 1999  compounded to $583,357 as of March 31, 2018 vs. only $333,906 for the Russell 3000® Index.

    Average Annual Total Returns
    as of March 31, 2018
    All-Cap Portfolio
    YTD* 1
    gross -2.60% 14.52% 11.19% 14.39% 13.74% 10.23% 9.65%
    with a 3% maximum wrap fee -3.34% 11.17% 7.93% 11.05% 10.41% 6.99% 7.30%

    * YTD is not annualized.

    The performance presented represents past performance and is not a guarantee of future results. Total return assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gain distributions. Investment return and principal value will vary so that, when redeemed, an investor’s account may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be higher or lower. Total return updates are available quarterly. Please ask your financial advisor to contact Davis Advisors.

    Portfolio Characteristics as of 3/31/18

    Portfolio Composition

    Davis All-Cap Portfolio Russell 3000®
    Forecast P/E Ratio 17.4 17.5
    P/B Ratio 3.0 4.0
    Weighted Average Market Cap ($bn) 189.6 161.0
    Beta (3 year) 1.2 1.0
    Standard Deviation (5 year) 11.5 7.2
    Number of Holdings 36 2,956
    Turnover 25.7 3.0

    Market Capitalization

    Small Cap 3.6%
    Mid Cap 9.8%
    Large Cap 86.6%

    Top Industries

    Technology 26.5%
    Energy 15.0%
    Capital Goods 12.6%
    Pharmaceuticals & HealthCare 10.8%
    Retail 9.6%
    Banks 7.7%
    Automobiles & Components 7.1%
    Diversified Financials 6.6%
    Transportation 2.2%
    Insurance 1.9%

    Top 10 Holdings

    Alphabet Inc 7.0%
    Amazon.com, Inc. 7.0%
    Apache Corp 5.8%
    Wells Fargo & Co 5.6%
    United Technologies Corp 5.1%
    Aetna Inc 5.0%
    Encana Corp 5.0%
    Adient PLC 4.5%
    Berkshire Hathaway Inc-CL B 3.4%
    Johnson Controls International PLC 3.4%

    Click here for quarter-end holdings  


    Insights into the Portfolio
    Fact Sheet Download

    Goals of the Portfolio, top holdings, characteristics and Portfolio attributes. 

    Quarterly Review Book: Large Cap Value and All-Cap Portfolios Download

    A comprehensive quarterly update on the two Portfolios, including commentary on investment strategy, performance and Portfolio statistics, and holdings.

    Portfolio Commentaries
    Portfolio Commentary -
    Spring Update 2018
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    A quarterly discussion of the market environment, Portfolio performance, major positions, and investment opportunities.

    This material may be shared with existing and potential clients to provide information concerning market conditions and the investment strategies and techniques used by Davis Advisors to manage its client accounts. Please refer to Davis Advisors Form ADV Part 2 for more information regarding investment strategies, risks, fees, and expenses. Clients should also review other relevant material, including a schedule of investments listing securities held in their account.

    The Davis All-Cap Portfolio is represented by Davis Advisors’ Multi-Cap SMA Composite. See Performance disclosure for a description of the Composite.

    1Gross of fees. These figures would be lower if fees were included. Davis began managing the portfolio on 1/1/99. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

    2As of December 31, 2017.

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