motley fool 46-Year-Old CEO Bets $44.2 Billion on One Stock

By michaelstocks, August 19, 2018

While the talking heads in the financial media scream about Netflix and Disney…one billionaire CEO has placed a huge bet to lead the way for the Next Generation of entertainment, and he isn’t stopping anytime soon.
Learn More
Urgent Alert!
________________________________________

Japanese Billionaire’s Prediction Will Give You Goosebumps
He built his $138 billion fortune through a series of bold investments. And now he’s preparing to invest an enormous stake into a new technology that has the world’s other billionaires buzzing…
Learn more
Motley Fool Gives Rare ”Total Conviction” Buy Sign
Over 17 years of guiding investors, Tom and David Gardner have only ever formally agreed on recommending 21 stocks. And when they have, the results have been spectacular. Click below to learn why we want investors to get in on this promising young company before it’s too late.
Learn more

This is a discussion topic or guest posting submitted by a Stock Gumshoe reader. The content has not been edited or reviewed by Stock Gumshoe, and any opinions expressed are those of the author alone.

Share your thoughts...

11 Comments on " motley fool 46-Year-Old CEO Bets $44.2 Billion on One Stock"

Notify of
avatar

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Ritam108
Member
58

So what is the stock and the new technology, pray tell, Gumshoers…..

Add a Topic
5971
roberthebel
Member
120

What theanseer here?

narr01
Member
54

The “Japanese billionaire” can only refer to Son Masayoshi.
His biggest investments are listed here: https://www.recode.net/2018/2/5/16974032/this-is-where-chart-softbank-vision-fund-masayoshi-son-venture-capital
Most of those companies are not publicly traded. The exceptions (please tell me if I’m wrong) are NVIDIA (NVDA) and ZhongAn, an insurer.
So it could be NVDA. NVDA is just the type of company that The Motley Fool can get excited about. On the other hand, NVDA has been around for such a long time, and it’s not clear to me why you would have to associate it specifically with Son Masayoshi…
Any opinions?

Add a Topic
4077
Add a Topic
329
Jack
Guest
0

Son bought ARM, a British microchip company and took it private. NVDA provides its products to ARM. This is all I found.

Bhuvan Pasham
Guest
0

Interesting.
lobbyTV (https://lobbyTV.co) is betting on AI assisted TV delivery with complete personalization.

Add a Topic
6289
Add a Topic
3703
Add a Topic
1852
Joseph Brill
Guest
0

Whatever it is, it’s a streaming platform that also incorporates social networking, gaming etc. I just wish I could find out what it is without paying for it…lol

Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe
Admin
11427

Tencent

Marina
Guest
0

Great!…um, which one? There are two “Tencent”s …

Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe
Admin
11427
The parent, this was teased before the IPO of Tencent Music. TCEHY and TCTZF are both tickers used for shares of Tencent on US exchanges, TCEHY is the ADR and TCTZF is a second OTC ticker designating a “foreign” stock. When buying OTC tickers for overseas stocks, I always suggest buying the most liquid one — that’s likely to provide the fairest price and the best chance of selling if you ever need to sell in a hurry. TCEHY is far more liquid than TCTZF. I don’t own either and don’t know where Tencent is going in the near term,… Read more »
Add a Topic
636
Add a Topic
1415
pnerjr
Member
0

With NASPERS moving out of the So. African exchange over to Europe do you see this as an opportunity for NASPERS growth and investors profit?

Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe
Admin
11427
Yes, I expect it will probably help to finally close the discount to Tencent… though the fundamental driver will still be Tencent, so if that declines all bets are off. Long Naspers (NPSNY) with a partial hedge of going short Tencent (TCEHY) has some logical appeal, though I haven’t looked at the numbers. The discount took a few years to build, it probably won’t disappear overnight, but I think it should shrink. Here’s the 10-year comparison of the two: And the one year, indicating that there has been a slight change as Naspers has outperformed a little but, but no… Read more »
Add a Topic
1416
Add a Topic
1415
wpDiscuz