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11 wise quotes on investing

Some of the great minds in the profit making business provide relatively simple lessons in investing.

  1. ‘Calling someone who trades actively in the market an investor is like calling someone who repeatedly engages in one-night stands a romantic.’ -
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Alisher Usmanov

Coca-Cola's feisty, persistent activist investor is not quitting anytime soon

David Winters’ quest to remake Coca-Cola continues unabated.

On July 8, Wintergreen Advisors’ David Winters sent a letter to the beverage giant’s major shareholders criticizing Coca-Cola’s governance and operational performance. 707 more words

Management

Warren Pieces: Franchises vs. Businesses

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 1991 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett talked about the differences between “franchises” and “businesses”. 29 more words

Gurus

Berkshire Giveaway

Someday, the financial wizards who run things on Wall Street will realize there’s “paper to be stacked” opening an Investor Hall of Fame. (Hey, the Rock and Roll Hall makes $40 million a year, and it’s in… 580 more words

Billionaire Warns: “Yellen Ignorant, Collapse Will Be Unlike Any Other”

Another horrific stock market crash is coming, and the next bust will be “unlike any other” we have seen.

That’s the message from Jeremy Grantham, co-founder and chief investment strategist of GMO, a Boston-based firm with $117 billion in assets under management. 114 more words

United States

How Starbucks can raise prices for your coffee and get away with it

Food price inflation is becoming a problem for the fast food industry, and Starbucks is no exception. Milk prices are up 27% this year, and coffee prices are not far behind, rising by about 25%. 314 more words