Quarterly Commentary & Analysis

Here you will find the most recent Shareholder Letter, Analyst Corner & Commentary for our Funds.


Wally Weitz's & Brad Hinton's
Letter to Shareholders

Analyst Corner: A Perspective on FLIR Systems
by: Portfolio Manager David Perkins

Value Fund Commentary

Partners Value Fund Commentary

Partners III Opportunity Fund Commentary

Research Fund Commentary

Hickory Fund Commentary

Balanced Fund Commentary

Short-Intermediate Income Fund Commentary

Nebraska Tax-Free Income Fund Commentary

Government Money Market Fund Commentary

Prospectuses, Fact Sheets and Historical Shareholder Letters



Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Investors should consider carefully the investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses of the Funds before investing. The Funds' Prospectus or Summary Prospectus contains this and other information about the Funds and should be read carefully before investing. Remember that there can be no assurance that an investment objective of any mutual fund will be achieved. Portfolio composition is subject to change at any time and references to specific securities, industries and sectors referenced in this interview are not recommendations to purchase any particular security. Current and future portfolio holdings are subject to risk. A Prospectus or Summary Prospectus and additional information are available from Weitz Funds, 1125 South 103 Street, Suite 200, Omaha, NE 68124-1071, weitzfunds.com, 800-304-9745, 402-391-1980.

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Weitz Securities, Inc. is the distributor of the Weitz Funds.

Weitz Partners Value Fund's average annual total returns for the one, five, and ten-year periods ended June 30, 2012 were 4.0%, 0.0% and 5.8%, respectively.  These performance numbers reflect the deduction of the Fund's annual operating expenses which as stated in its Prospectus dated August 1, 2012 are 1.20% of the Fund's net assets.  This information represents past performance and past performance does not guarantee future results.  The investment return and the principal value of an investment in this Fund will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost.  Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance data quoted.  Performance data current to the most recent month-end may be obtained at www.weitzfunds.com/funds_and_performance/fund_performance.fs.