This Week’s Best Investing Reads 7/12/2019

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: Blogger wisdom: genuine surprises (Abnormal Returns) The Broker Who Saved America (The Reformed Broker) Why stock-picking skills do, in fact, exist (The Globe and Mail) ‘Super 6’ List of Deep Value Investing Thought Leaders (and their quotes) (einvesting) No A for Effort (Humble … Read More

Michael Mauboussin: The Five Principles of Good Capital Allocation

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We’ve just been re-reading Michael Mauboussin’s great paper on capital allocation titled – Capital Allocation Evidence, Analytical Methods, and Assessment Guidance. At the end of the document Mauboussin provides his five principles of good capital allocation and his conclusions. Here’s an excerpt from the paper: Five Principles of Capital Allocation. … Read More

Great Value Investors Have A Willingness To Look Stupid

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During his recent interview with Tobias, small cap value manager Eric Cinnamond discusses how great value investors have a willingness to look stupid. Here’s an excerpt from the interview: Tobias Carlisle: It’s been a very rough five years for valuations just because it’s been such a long cycle where value … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 7/5/2019

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: The Earnings Mirage: Why Corporate Profits are Overstated and What It Means for Investors (OSAM) The Best Ten Years Ever (The Irrelevant Investor) On The Benefits of Being Average (A Wealth of Common Sense) Quant Cassandra (Cliff Asness) We the Corrupt (Safal Niveshak) Fama vs … Read More

Seth Klarman – Top 10 Holdings Q12019

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One of the best resources for investors are the publicly available 13F-HR documents that each fund is required to submit to the SEC. These documents allow investors to track their favorite superinvestors, their fund’s current holdings, plus their new buys and sold out positions. We spend a lot of time … Read More