Large-Cap Value Strategy : Portfolio Manager(s)

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David A. Perkins, CFA
Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager

Dave has became co-manager of the Weitz Value Fund in December 2011. Dave enjoys the ongoing challenge of finding new investment opportunities for our clients, and he thrives amid the camaraderie of the Weitz Investment Management, Inc. team. Before joining the company in 2004, Dave honed his analytical skills as an equity analyst at McCarthy Group Asset Management. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in business systems from Taylor University in Upland, Ind., and has been a CFA® charterholder since 2009.
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Bradley P. Hinton, CFA
Director of Research, Portfolio Manager

As director of research, Brad values collaboration and encourages his team to work together to spot investing opportunities and seek value. Brad joined the company in 2001 as a research analyst. His experience in equity analysis, fixed income credit research and portfolio management enables him to see opportunities from multiple angles. He became sole manager of the Balanced Fund in August 2005 and also co-manages the Value Fund and Partners Value Fund. Brad holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a master’s from Dartmouth. Prior to joining the firm, Brad was a trading associate and debt manager for ConAgra Foods, a fixed income investment manager for Principal Financial Group and a staff analyst for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Brad has been a CFA® charterholder since 1997.