Michael Burry: 6 Books That Every Investor Should Read

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We recently started a series called – Superinvestors: Books That Every Investor Should Read. So far we’ve provided the book recommendations from: Charles Munger: 32 Books That Every Investor Should Read Seth Klarman: 32 Books That Every Investor Should Read Warren Buffett: 35 Books That Every Investor Should Read Bill Ackman: 11 Books That Every Investor Should Read Joel Greenblatt: … Read More

Michael Burry (1999): It Seems To Me That AAPL Is Incredibly Undervalued @ $1.59

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Back on 5/17/1999 Michael Burry, a self confessed value investor, wrote a post on an investing message-board called – The Silicon Investor. His post detailed his valuation on AAPL stock, which at that time traded at around $1.59. Currently the stock trades at around $218. Here’s an excerpt from that post: Michael Burry: It seems to me that AAPL is incredibly … Read More

Michael Burry: Risk Is Not Defined By Volatility, But Rather By Ill-Conceived Investment

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One of the investors we like to follow closely here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Michael Burry, founder of Scion Asset Management, a company he liquidated in 2008 to concentrate on his own investments. Burry’s shareholder letters are some of the most insightful for investors. One of the best is his April 2001 letter in which he shares a story … Read More

Michael Burry: “Ick” Stocks Provide Fertile Ground For Rare Neglected Deep Value Situations

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One of our favorite investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Michael Burry, founder of Scion Capital. His annual letters provide some great insights for value investors. One such example can be found in his 2001 letter in which he discusses two important concepts. The first is a mistake that investors make, which he terms – “upgrading ones portfolio”. Upgrading … Read More

Michael Burry – Don’t Be Seduced By Too-Good-To-Be-True Higher Yield Investments

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One of the best investing resources are Michael Burry’s MSN 2000/2001 Strategy Lab articles where he provides some great insights into his investing strategy. Value investor Burry was the founder of the hedge fund Scion Capital, and he was one of the first investors to recognize and profit from the subprime mortgage crisis. The story of which was told in the 2015 … Read More

Michael Burry – Search For Unpopular Companies That Look Like Road Kill

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One of our favorite value investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Michael Burry. Burry was the founder of the hedge fund Scion Capital, which he ran from 2000 until 2008. He later closed the fund to focus on his own personal investments. Burry was one of the first investors to recognize and profit from the impending subprime mortgage crisis. The story … Read More