Veteran card players pride themselves on the ability to discern what’s known as “the tell,” the series of involuntary mannerisms that can betray a rival’s strategic deceptions and even suggest a possible next move. Then there are those rare occasions […]
Forecasting, or more importantly, accurate Forecasting is an art which has long been considered akin to crystal ball gazing. Many think they can do it well, but when you really get down to it you’ll often find that those self […]
At a recent celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Forbes Magazine, Warren Buffett predicted that the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) will reach 1,000,000 in 100 years. Since the DJIA is currently at 22,350, this would require a compounded annual […]
BuffettMungerWisdom: Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Rober Cialdini Poor. In 1995, Charlie Munger gave a speech about how the human mind tricks itself into making poor decisions. This is an abridged and animated version of that. A speech and […]
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There are only a handful of managers that are still at the helm of the funds they founded 30 years ago, and John W. Rogers, Jr. is one of them. The Ariel Fund seeks companies that have the capacity to […]
Thankfully the hurricane assumptions were off and they did a bit less damage than what was anticipated. Although let’s not make light of the recent weather events, for mother nature always proves her strength. The financial markets were anticipating a […]
One of my favorite Peter Lynch interviews is one he did with PBS. Lynch ran Fidelity’s Magellan Fund for thirteen years (1977-1990). In that period Lynch he averaged a 29.2% annual return, consistently more than doubling the S&P 500 market index […]
Andrew Ross Sorkin sits down with billionaire Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, to discuss tax reform, leadership and the wealth gap. One-On-One With Ray Dalio One-on-one with Ray Dalio from CNBC.
Top performing money managers respond to the popularity of passive index investing. Passive Index Funds Raging. Are Active Funds Bucking The Trend? Top Money Managers Respond
Robert F Smith Creating Expertise Investing Private Equity