Business Tenets: Is the business simple and understandable? Does the business have a consistent operating history? Does the business have favorable long-term prospects? Management Tenets: Is management rational? Is management candid with its shareholders? Does management resist the institutional imperative? Financial Tenets: Focus on return on equity, not earnings per share Calculate “owner earnings” Look … More Investing Wisdom Series 6: Tenets of Warren Buffett Way [3 Mins]
Declining sales and launches over the last 4 years led to slow down in the real estate activity across the board.
“If you are shopping for common stocks, chose them the way you would buy groceries, not the way you would buy perfume.” “Obvious prospects for physical growth in a business do not translate into obvious profits for investors.” “Most businesses change in character and quality over the years, sometimes for the better, perhaps more often … More Investing Wisdom Series 5: Lessons from Ben Grahman [5 Mins]
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One way to answer this question is to say: Luck matters more in an absolute sense and hard work matters more in a relative sense. The absolute view considers your level of success compared to everyone else. What makes someone the best in the world in a particular domain? When viewed at this level, success … More Absolute Success vs. Relative Success [5mins]
Ray Dalio Ray Dalio is an American billionaire investor, hedge fund manager, and philanthropist. Dalio is the founder of investment firm Bridgewater Associates, one of the world’s largest hedge funds. As of January 2018, he is one of the world’s 100 wealthiest people, according to Bloomberg. Below are my favorite videos from Ray Dalio’s collection. This is one of the … More Ray Dalio: Life + Business lessons [Videos]