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Two most important things in investing

The person who says he knows what he thinks but cannot explain it usually does not  what he thinks.
–  Anonymous

I have interest in investing and always like do my own due diligence before taking up a equity investment . 389 more words

Closing Bell: TSX surges 175 points amid positive economic data, earnings reports

TORONTO – Signs that major pillars of the global economy may be in better shape than thought, along with strong earnings reports, sent North American stock markets sharply higher on Thursday. 652 more words

Investing

Warren Pieces: Why Buffett Wants His Stocks To Fall

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

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 2011 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett offered his thoughts on why he sometimes hopes that his holdings will decline in value, using IBM as an example.  38 more words

Gurus

Tesco, Coke and IBM, three Buffett blowups

Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway fame is perhaps the best-known equity investor in the United States.

What made his reputation is that Buffett was the first to understand the investment value of intangible assets like brand names, distribution networks, training that develops a distinctive corporate culture. 487 more words

Stock Market

Why it's a really terrible time to be a Warren Buffett wannabe

NEW YORK — It’s not been a good time for Warren Buffett wannabes.

Sharp drops in many of the stocks owned by Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway in recent weeks hit the sprawling conglomerate’s equity portfolio hard. 851 more words

Investing

The man who taught Warren Buffett how to manage a company

Disciples of the investing firm Berkshire Hathaway and its legendary leader, Warren Buffett, know that his mentors in investing were Benjamin Graham and Charlie Munger. But when Lawrence Cunningham, author of the recently-published  1,946 more words