Pacifica Capital Investments, LLC was founded in 1998 by Steve Leonard. The company provides investment management services that target individuals, families and institutional investors with high net worth. The South California-based company prides itself of 20 years’ experience in provision of services to its clients. According to the recent SEC 13F filings for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, the primary stock holdings of Pacifica Capital Investment, LLC were Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Del (NYSE:BRK.B), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS), and Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX).
The main investment of Pacifica capital Investments, LLC was Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Del (NYSE:BRK.B) with a total value of $37.1 million. Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager that engages in insurance and reinsurance of causality risks for businesses and property. Bill & Melinda gates Foundation Trust was the topmost share holder of the company with a total of 83.6 million shares. The second shareholder was Eagle capital Investment with a total of 14.0 million shares. (You can see complete list of hedge funds which hold positions on Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) at the end of third quarter.)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) was the second largest investment of Pacific capital Investment, LLC with total investment worth $33.3 million. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) provides a variety of financial services to financial institutions, corporations, high net individuals and even the government. Some of the company’s subsidiaries are Hawker Beechcraft, MTGLQ Investors, L.P., GS Power Holdings LLC. The topmost institutional shareholders of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) are State Street Corp, Vanguard Group, Inc., and Citigroup Inc.
Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) came in the third position on the list of Pacific capital Investment investors with total investment worth $23.3 million. Starbucks Corp is the world’s largest coffee company coffeehouse with a total of 20,737 stores across the world. According to an analyst, the Seattle Washington-based company still has room to grow even as much as many think that it has reached its peak. This year alone, the company has increased its number of stores with more than 1,500, something that has contributed to its success this year.
This article has been written by Victor Ochieng.