- Ethics and integrity
- A good work ethic
- Being a team player
- Communication skills
- An aspiration to make money
- A focus on achieving specific goals
- A desire to give back
Both firms snapped up a wide variety of stocks in the second quarter, according to their filings to the SEC.
It's apparently not all doom and gloom in the private-equity realm of stock picking these days.
Private equity firms are cutting their stakes in some companies amid perceived overvaluations in the market.