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Portfolio Update

 This is the first installment of quarterly updates on a personal portfolio of stocks that I have put together based on my research. It serves to track the results of my analytical work and to either vindicate or invalidate my purported stock-picking skills. 873 more words

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Lafarge : Building moats through innovations

1908 : Patent for Ciment Fondu®

1932 : Develops Superblanc

2000 : Ductal®, an ultra-high performance and fiber-reinforced concrete

2000 : Agilia®, a leading self-positioning and self-leveling concrete that pours effortlessly… 59 more words


Lafarge : Looking for evidence of moats

Lafarge SA, founded in 1833, is a world leader in building materials specializing in cement, construction aggregates and concrete. As of 2013, it has operations in 62 countries employing 64,000 people while generating 15.2 billion euros in sales. 15 more words


As promised, concrete! - Comme promis, le béton!

In my last post, I hoped to show you something a little more ‘concrete’ when I next wrote. That time has now arrived!  A big Lafarge truck turned up on our site today to deliver and lay a lot of concrete for our foundations.   221 more words


Lafarge Cement – A value trap?

Being unflappable in the face of a loss of 50% of one’s investment is a character trait reserved only for the bravest of investors. Lafarge cement has had shareholders fleeing for cover after its share price fell off a cliff in the past year. 1,467 more words

Le béton et la bouteille de vin - design d'objet

Projet en partenariat avec les usines lafarge avec comme contraintes donc le béton, de la bouteille de vin Bordelaise et le thème du luminaire.

Du croquis à la réalisation finale.