Much as an academic doyen might conclude a famous lecture series by collecting the salient points into a book Lord Lee, the doyen of ISA investment, marks the end of his interesting and informative My Portfolio column in The Financial Times with the publication of this short book. It has much to recommend it.First, we must recognise the authority conferred […]
Posted by Jason Zweig on Mar 30, 2015 in Blog, Featured, Posts |Image credit: Genetically modified Amflora cells, BASF, flickr Creative CommonsBy Jason Zweig11:17 am ET Mar. 27, 2015In a research note out today, Credit Suisse analysts Ravi Mehrotra, Jason Kantor, Anuj Shah and Jeremiah Shepard write that biotechnology stocks are not in a bubble but “rather in a new […]
Benjamin Graham has served as the inspiration and intellectual mentor for generations of value investors.Many successful careers have been launched by a reading of the Intelligent Investor. Many others have perfected the art and science of investing by studying the classic editions of Security Analysis. Investors like Walter Schloss, Peter Cundill, Michael Price and of course Warren Buffett have found […]
How Do Net Current Asset Value Stocks Perform When Buffett’s Favorite Valuation Indicator is Expensive By: Victor Wendl | Tue, Jun 3, 2014 SharePrintEmailWarren Buffett, a former student and employee of value-investing pioneer Benjamin
Graham, commented recently on how expensive the overall stock market is currently.
One of the metrics Buffett uses to describe the valuation of stocks […]
Are We Heading For Another 1987-Style Stock Market Crash?Stock-Markets / Financial CrashApr 13, 2014 – 02:54 PM GMTBy: Graham_Summers
The big story developing in the US markets regards the sudden crackdown by regulators, most notably the SEC and Justice Department, on High Frequency Trading or HFT.For well over five years now, certain trading firms have been using high-speed […]
Pope Brar is a money manager based on the West Coast who has spent a considerable amount of time analyzing the success (as well as the failure) of some of the greatest investors.
Brar has carefully examined the records of such legendary investors as Warren Buffett, Seth Klarman and others to see what they have done to achieve such success over […]
By David Larrabee, CFAAs the bull market for U.S. stocks approaches its fifth anniversary, we are starting to see signs typically associated with the latter stages of a multi-year advance in equities. Bearish sentiment, widely seen as a contrarian indicator, has dropped to levels not seen in a generation, retail investors are returning to stocks, and the IPO market has […]
Put away your copy of Benjamin Graham’s The Intelligent Investor. Why not plan for your retirement by taking stock advice from 16-year-old Desperate Housewives actress Rachel Fox? She was on CNBC today promoting her day-trading obsession (she’s said to have had a 30.4% return last year) and her Fox on Stocks website. “It’s such an awesome concept…I usually go on technicals,” […]