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)

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William C. Nygren, CFA

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

  • 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
  • 41 years investment experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 1983

News + Insights

Bill Nygren on CNBC

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Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” (01.12.23)

January 12, 2023

Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren appeared on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” to talk about new buys and sells in the portfolio.

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Bill Nygren and Alex Fitch on “We Study Billionaires” Podcast

December 29, 2022

Portfolio Managers Bill Nygren and Alex Fitch appeared on the “We Study Billionaires” podcast to discuss navigating the current market environment and provide examples...

Bill Nygren on CNBC

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Bill Nygren on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” (11.29.22)

November 29, 2022

Portfolio Manager Bill Nygren talked about where he sees opportunities today, including in the financials and communication services sectors, on CNBC’s “Closing Bell.”

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.