Value investing redefined

The Oakmark family of mutual funds is an extension of Harris Associates’ value-focused approach to investing. For more about our selection of funds, visit Oakmark.com.

The Oakmark Funds

111 South Wacker Drive, Suite 4600
Chicago, Illinois 60606
1-800-OAKMARK (625-6275)

Bill Nygren- Partner Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer U.S. Equities- Headshot

William C. Nygren, CFA

Partner, Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer - U.S. Equities

  • Portfolio Manager of the Oakmark Fund, the Oakmark Select Fund and the Oakmark Global Select Fund
  • Vice President, Oakmark Funds
  • B.S., University of Minnesota, 1980
  • M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison Applied Security Analysis Program, 1981
  • Director of Research of Harris Associates, 1990-98; Equity Analyst with Harris Associates 1983-90; Investment Analyst with Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co., 1981-83
  • 39 years investment experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 1983

News + Insights

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News

Harris Associates Enters ETF Market with Natixis U.S. Equity Opportunities ETF

September 17, 2020

The Natixis U.S. Equity Opportunities ETF is an actively managed core U.S. equity ETF that combines that value investing expertise of Harris with the...

Bill Nygren Portfolio Manager on CNBC

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Bill Nygren on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” (09.02.20)

September 2, 2020

Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren shared why he thinks there’s a lot of value in the market today on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street.”

Bill Nygren Portfolio Manager on CNBC

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Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren on CNBC’s “Halftime Report” (07.16.20)

July 16, 2020

Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren discussed recent portfolio moves on CNBC’s “Halftime Report.”

We do value investing differently

At Harris Associates, we don’t have an opinion about how equities will perform this year, if a recession will start or if the political parties will produce pro-growth candidates for 2020. As long-term investors, we don’t think it matters.