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Fund manager Ariel picks value stocks in energy, financials and more.

Fund manager Ariel picks value stocks in energy, financials and more.

Value stocks have outperformed growth stocks so far this year, after a decade of lag, and the new trend may continue, says Charlie Bobrinskoy, vice president of Ariel Investments and portfolio manager of his Ariel fund. Focus. (ARFFX) – Get the Ariel Focus fund investment report.

Ariel believes in “classic Warren Buffett-style value investing,” he said in an interview with TheStreet.com.

Ariel likes high-quality companies with short-term issues that have depressed stock prices. The company had $18 billion in assets under management as of December 31.