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  • Inside One Of Value Investing's Greatest Minds: Walter Schloss
    Wed, Feb. 11 1 Comment

    Summary

    • Computers, the internet, or even university are not needed to achieve fantastic investment returns.
    • Walter Schloss had none of these, yet wracked up a 16% CAGR over 40 years.
    • Investors will benefit enormously from adopting even a handful of core principles from Walter Schloss.
  • Why You Need To Buy Cheap Stocks In 2015
    Oct. 27, 2014 11 Comments

    Summary

    • Investing is mostly a game of chance.
    • In any game made up mostly of chance, it only pays to focus on what you can control.
    • Focus on the process of selecting cheap stocks and you will do very well over time.
  • How To Make Money Buying Value Traps
    Aug. 25, 2014 SHLD 7 Comments

    Summary

    • Value traps are value firms that don't rise back up to their assessed intrinsic value.
    • Honestly, value traps have gotten a bad rap over the years.
    • While not all stocks are a buy, the value trap you're looking at just might be. Here's why.
  • Have You Been Sucked Into The Warren Buffett Trap?
    Aug. 14, 2014 20 Comments

    Summary

    • Warren Buffett is one of the best investors of all time.
    • Emulating his strategy is a move that could significantly hurt your portfolio's performance, however.
    • In the end, even Warren Buffett thinks you should buy classic Ben Graham stocks.
  • Joel Greenblatt's Forgotten Original Magic Formula
    Editors' Pick • Aug. 4, 2014 49 Comments

    Summary

    • Over 30 years ago, Joel Greenblatt published a far more profitable magic formula.
    • Returns came in at nearly 40% compounded per year.
    • But time has buried this exceptional piece of work which now lays forgotten.
  • Universal Power Group: Is It As Bad As You Think It Is?
       • Jan. 18, 2014 UPGI 6 Comments
  • A Net Net Stock With Explosive Potential
       • Nov. 19, 2013 SAMOF 7 Comments