Friess Associates is a growth-oriented manager driven by individual company research that seeks to isolate companies with fundamental profiles that position them for share price appreciation.
Seeks to provide capital appreciation by primarily investing in a portfolio of mid cap securities.View Fund Details
Seeks capital appreciation by investing in a portfolio of primarily medium and large cap U.S. companies.View Fund Details
Seeks to provide capital appreciation by investing in primarily U.S. companies across the capitalization range.View Fund Details
Friess is an active, bottom-up manager who performs exhaustive, company-by-company research. They use a differentiated approach to growth equity investing engaging in deep research and casting a wide net in seeking to uncover insights about companies that others miss. Friess dedicates their resources to conducting research legwork, which entails regular interaction with people on the front lines of the economy. Friess Associates coined the term “trade check” to describe the interviews they conduct with company executives, managers, customers, competitors and suppliers.
Friess Associates’ approach to investing is rooted in the following principles:
Individual-company fundamentals determine stock prices:
Each company earns its space in one of the Fund's portfolios by showing greater promise than an existing holding
Valuation sensitivity is critical to investment success