Markel Corp. Willing To Go Places Berkshire Hathaway Is Not?
- Markel Corporation has many similarities to Berkshire Hathaway in terms of targeting safe, stable, large-cap, dividend-growing companies.
- Markel recently disclosed some new positions, including stakes in Google, Aaron's Inc., Now Inc., Rent-a-Center Inc., and CME Group.
- Markel Chief Investment Officer Thomas Gayner may be showing signs that he is willing to take the necessary risks to achieve greater returns.