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A Book Review

Heh, I was looking at the NYSSA website and stumbled on a book review written in 2011 of Joel Greenblatt’s The Big Secret for the Small Investor and forgot that I wrote the review. Enjoy: http://post.nyssa.org/nyssa-news/2011/05/book-review-the-big-secret-for-the-small-investor.html Continue reading

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John Rogers Discusses Investors’ Rights

The CEO of the CFA Institute discusses investors’ rights with the Wall Street Journal… Continue reading

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RIP, Robert A. Haugen

Robert A. Haugen passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013 and I did not discover that until now. Haugen is perhaps best known for his book The New Finance in which he summarized important academic studies that proved that markets were … Continue reading

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GreatInvestors.TV – Value Investing Video of the Day – Simon Caufield

I met Simon Caufield at the 2011 CFA Institute (CFAI) Annual Conference in Edinburgh. The CFAI was experimenting with a social media app for the conference and asked Annual Conference Advisory Board members to “seed” discussions on the app. My … Continue reading

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Top Five Articles from June | Enterprising Investor

Top Five Articles from June | Enterprising Investor. Good Stuff… Continue reading

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Unapologetic After All These Years: Eugene Fama Defends Investor Rationality and Market Efficiency | CFA Institute Annual Conference

One has to admire Fama’s consistency. He is wrong about market efficiency, but he is consistent. Although he makes some good points, he also makes many errors. His criticism of Kahneman is absolutely wrong, for example. Kahneman would say that we … Continue reading

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China’s “Investment Bubble” | Enterprising Investor Blog

It is likely only a matter of “when” it bursts, not “if.” The attached is an excellent analysis. This is just one of many grey swans on the pond. Five Perspectives on China’s “Investment Bubble” | Enterprising Investor Continue reading

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Avoiding the Siren Song of Emotions | Enterprising Investor Blog

An excellent short piece on behavioral investing. I would pay particular attention to the boombustology information regarding China and they did not even mention Chinese ghost cities. Finally, I love that they used a Waterhouse painting (as above) to emphasize these … Continue reading

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Majority of US Finance Professionals Expect the Global Economy to Stagnate or Deteriorate – The Finance Professionals Post

Majority of US Finance Professionals Expect the Global Economy to Stagnate or Deteriorate – The Finance Professionals Post Continue reading

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Book Review: Ben Graham Was a Quant | Enterprising Investor

Rodney Sullivan posts the Ronald L. Moy review of Ben Graham Was a Quant on the CFA Institute’s blog: Book Review: Ben Graham Was a Quant | Enterprising Investor The book is now available in the bookstore above… Continue reading

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