This Week’s Best Investing Reads 11/09/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: What’s Staying the Same (Farnam Street) The McRib Effect (Of Dollars & Data) Tiny Improvements, Big Results (A Wealth of Common Sense) I Remember When (The Irrelevant Investor) When Things Get Wild (Collaborative Fund) Will the stock market celebrate gridlock? (The Reformed Broker) The Quant Frontier (Jamie Catherwood) In Praise of Mediocrity, Being Happy, And Learning How to Learn (Safal Niveshak) Has Buffett Lost It?! (The … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 10/26/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: And now…a reality check (The Reformed Broker) Hemingway, a Lost Suitcase, and the Recipe for Stupidity (Farnam Street) DotCom Deja Vu (The Felder Report) Can the Stock Market Predict The Next Recession? (A Wealth of Common Sense) Value Investing Claims Another Casualty as $5 Billion SPO Shuts (Bloomberg) Rube Goldberg (Collaborative Fund) All You Need to Do … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 10/12/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: You Never Know (A Wealth of Common Sense) Time Horizon vs Endurance (Collaborative Fund) U-G-L-Y (The Irrelevant Investor) And then they came for the tech stocks… (The Reformed Broker) Lessons from Howard Marks’ New Book: “Mastering the Market Cycle – Getting the Odds on Your Side” (25iq) Delivering Happiness (Barel Karsan) Economic Bears Throw In … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 10/05/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: Different Kinds of Smart (Collaborative Fund) What If Stocks Don’t Crash… (A Wealth of Common Sense) Excellent Article: The Psychology of Money (csinvesting) Sex on the Beach with Montaigne and Descartes (Farnam Street) The Nine Essential Conditions to Commit Massive Fraud (The Reformed Broker) The End is Nigh (The Irrelevant Investor) “In Defense of Diversification” (Jason Zweig) Yes, The Stock Market Is Just As ‘Stupid-Bat-$hit-Crazy Expensive’ … Read More

Sequoia Fund Q3 2018 Letter: David Poppe Retiring

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The Sequoia Fund recently released its Q3 2018 Letter. For the third quarter of 2018, Sequoia Fund generated a total return of 4.01%, net of fees, versus a 7.71% return for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index. The Fund generated an 11.45% total return year-to-date through September 30, 2018 versus a 10.56% return for the Index. Biggest news in the Q3 2018 letter … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 09/28/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: Winner Takes it All: How Markets Favor the Few at the Expense of the Many (Farnam Street) Knowledge vs. Skill (A Wealth of Common Sense) Dear Future Me (Above The Market) Make No Mistake (The Reformed Broker) Meditations on Mortality in Life and Investing (Safal Niveshak) Value Vs. Growth Stocks: Growth Continues To Crush Value Investing, But This Big Risk Looms … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 09/21/2018

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Here’s a list of this week’s best investing reads: Predicting the Future with Bayes’s Theorem (Farnam Street) Jeff Bezos with David Rubenstein at the Economic Club of Washington DC (The Reformed Broker) Revisiting the Fall of 2008 (A Wealth of Common Sense) Fool Me Three Times And I Give Up (Collaborative Fund) Siegel vs. Shiller: Is the Stock Market Overvalued? (Knowledge@Wharton) Warren Buffett and Jack Bogle agree on … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 08/10/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: The Longest Bull Market of All-Time? (The Irrelevant Investor) What People Will Pay For (The Reformed Broker) Strategy vs. Tactics: What’s the Difference and Why Does it Matter? (Farnam Street) If It Sounds Too Good to Be True… (A Wealth of Common Sense) Value Investors Struggle–What Happened? (csinvesting) The Dangers of Persistence (Safal Niveshak) The Heroic Assumptions Behind Today’s Unprecedented Equity … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 08/3/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: The Spectrum of Financial Dependence and Independence (Collaborative Fund) The 3 Levels of Wealth (A Wealth of Common Sense) No, No, No (The Irrelevant Investor) Once in a lifetime, if you’re lucky (The Reformed Broker) The Untapped Market That’s Ripe For Activists (Institutional Investor) It’s More Than Just FANG Stocks Investors Should Be Worried About (The Felder Report) 4 Lessons From … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 07/20/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: Pareto [Awesome Chart Every Investor Should See] (The Irrelevant Investor) Tech stocks contributed 98% of the S&P 500’s 2018 gain (The Reformed Broker) Mindsets: Optimism vs. Complacency vs. Pessimism (Collaborative Fund) Gold in $US to be at $0.00 in 2020; TREASURE CHEST!; Breaking Biases (csinvesting) Stock Analysis and the Illusion of Control (Safal Niveshak) “The market is rolling … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 07/13/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: Some Considerations For Investing Globally (A Wealth of Common Sense) 50 Years of Financial History in Ten Minutes–The Yield Curve Comes Alive (csinvesting) Looking For Value In All The Wrong Places (The Felder Report) Amazon as a Value Stock? Believe It (Bloomberg) The Nine Essential Conditions to Commit Massive Fraud (The Reformed Broker) What Would … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 07/06/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: Sustaining Wealth is Harder Than Getting Rich (A Wealth of Common Sense) Markets Go Up and Down; Shorting Stocks (csinvesting) If You Say Something Is “Likely,” How Likely Do People Think It Is? (Michael Mauboussin) The Broker Who Saved America (The Reformed Broker) What Have You Done For Me Lately? (The Irrelevant … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 06/29/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: 36 Obvious Investment Truths (A Wealth of Common Sense) Double Loop Learning: Download New Skills and Information into Your Brain (Farnam Street) Cliff Asness Sets The Quant and Hedge Fund Record Straight (video) (WealthTrack) Same Old Greed In A Shiny New Wrapper (The Felder Report) It’s a big club, and you ain’t in it (The Reformed Broker) Twists and … Read More

Schroders: Why Value Investing May Be Primed To Bounce Back

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Schroders have just released a great report on the future of value investing saying value investing may now be primed for a comeback. Here’s an excerpt from that report: It has been a miserable decade for the value style of investing, whose performance has languished behind its rival growth style. The recent low growth and low interest rate environment is largely … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 06/22/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: 100 to 1; Sales; Hedge Fund Pop Quiz (csinvesting) Why The Next Bear Market May Feel More Painful (A Wealth of Common Sense) Tails, You Win (Collaborative Fund) Hostages (The Reformed Broker) Pain Plus Reflection Equals Progress (Farnam Street) The Geometry of Wealth (The Irrelevant Investor) The Evil Hours (Of Dollars and Data) The #1 Rule in Investing (Pension Partners) Mistakes were Made. (And, Yes, by … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 06/15/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: Deductive vs Inductive Reasoning: Make Smarter Arguments, Better Decisions, and Stronger Conclusions (Farnam Street) Is the U.S. Due For a Recession? (A Wealth of Common Sense) What Do Clients Want? (The Irrelevant Investor) User and Subscriber Businesses: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly! (Musings On Markets) Repeating Themes (Collaborative Fund) If You Know You Know (The Reformed Broker) … Read More

Why Value Investors Shouldn’t Give Up Just Yet

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Here’s a great article by John Reese at The Globe and Mail which highlights the importance of sticking with a value investing strategy despite its recent underperformance saying: “Investors shouldn’t abandon value investing, either. If anything, the recent decade-long drought should foretell a reckoning is coming as rising interest rates benefit value stocks.” Here is an excerpt from that article: While … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 06/08/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: Experience is Overrated (A Wealth of Common Sense) The Next Fifty Years (The Irrelevant Investor) The Psychology of Money (Collaborative Fund) The Economy is on Fire (The Reformed Broker) Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Money (csinvesting) To Succeed at Value Investing, You Need to Change (GuruFocus) ‘For investors, the danger is already here,’ warns world’s largest hedge fund (MarketWatch) “Proprietary Product Distribution” … Read More

This Week’s Best Investing Reads 05/25/2018

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Here is a list of this week’s best investing reads: The Pygmalion Effect: Proving Them Right (Farnam Street) Stocks prices are a proxy for our beliefs about the future (The Reformed Broker) Condemned to Repeat the Mistakes of the Past (csinvesting) On Second Thought… (The Irrelevant Investor) To Be A New Fool In The World (Jason Zweig) Thinking Outside the Box (A Wealth of Common Sense) Here’s why Warren Buffett … Read More