Michael Burry: Markets Are Anything But Random

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In his Q1 2008 shareholder letter, Michael Burry discussed Nassim Taleb’s Black Swan Theory and why he believes markets are anything but random. Here’s an excerpt from the letter: Earlier this month, I took my family on our first extended vacation far away from California, and we ran headlong into … Read More

Michael Burry: Volatility Is My Friend

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In his 2001 Shareholder Letter, Michael Burry discussed why volatility is the investors friend. Here’s an excerpt from the letter: I have previously written that I strive to discover the proverbial dollar bill selling for 50 cents, preferably with enough volatility such that I have the opportunity to buy at … Read More

Michael Burry’s Top 10 Holdings (Q1 2021)

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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

Michael Burry: Top 10 Holdings (Q4 2019)

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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

Michael Burry: Top Buys, Top Sells (Q4 2019)

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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

Michael Burry: How To Make 7x Plus On Your Investment

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Here’s a great excerpt from Michael Burry’s Scion Capital 2001 Shareholder Letter in which he illustrates how investors can make 7x plus on their investment by valuing the entire business, not just the stock price: An Illustrative Situation The repercussions of the late 1990’s asset bubble continued to resonate through … Read More