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Weitz Q2 2010 Letter to Shareholders
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Weitz Q2 2010 Letter to Shareholders

Weitz Funds recently released their shareholder letter for Q2 2010. Their funds have quite an impressive record of beating the indices over a long period of time. Wallace Weitz commented: During the late 1990’s, large capitalization growth stocks—especially those with […]

Robert Shiller: A Cautious Outlook for Stocks
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Robert Shiller: A Cautious Outlook for Stocks

Few macroeconomic prognosticators have been as correct as publicly at crucial moments as Yale’s Robert Shiller, whose first and second editions of the Irrational Exuberance laid bare, with remarkable timing, the speculative bubbles forming first in the Internet-crazed stock market […]

Use of EBITDA in valuation
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Use of EBITDA in valuation

By Adib Motiwala of http://adibmotiwala.blogspot.com/ This summer I have taken a Private Equity course at the University of Texas at Dallas as part of my MBA coursework. In this course, the instructor employs case based discussions along with industry speakers. In […]

Jeremy Grantham’s 2Q 2010 Newsletter
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Jeremy Grantham’s 2Q 2010 Newsletter

Jeremy Gratham came out with his Q2  2010 letter  today. Among the topics discussed are his worrying outlook on the economy, the latest financial reform bill, global warming, the stock market, and aging populations and pension costs which happens to […]

Warren Buffett Says the Economy Will Recover
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Warren Buffett Says the Economy Will Recover

Buffett recently gave an interview regarding the US economic recovery. Buffett disagreed with New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman, who wrote recently that he fears the U.S. is in “the early stages of a third depression.” […]