Tag Archives: GCP Applied Technologies

Mohnish Pabrai’s Spinoff Portfolio Starts Off With A Bang – CSRA Acquired

A few weeks ago we highlighted Mohnish Pabrai’s S&P crushing Spinoff Portfolio. While the historical results were merely backtested, 2018 has gotten off to a tremendous start. Despite a big decline at Adient (ADNT), the fund was boosted by General Dynamic’s (GD) ~$9.6b (including debt) takeover of government IT services provider CSRA (CSRA). The deal is actually an all cash… Read More »

Mohnish Pabrai’s Spinoff Portfolio Crushes The S&P

It’s a new year (relatively speaking at this point) and some readers are likely evaluating their investment strategies for 2018. If you can stomach a healthy dose of volatility then Mohnish Pabrai has just the thing for you – a concentrated portfolio of spinoffs! For those wondering, Mr. Pabrai founded both the Dhando Fund and Pabrai Investment Funds… Read More »

W.R. Grace Applies New Name To Spinoff: GCP Applied Technologies

W.R. Grace & Co (GRA) filed an initial Form 10 for its upcoming construction products and packaging technologies segment. The new company will be called GCP Applied Technologies and the name refers to Grace Construction & Packaging. In fact, the press release notes that many customers still refer to the business today as ‘GCP’. Of course, the company couldn’t… Read More »