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The Value Investing Blog

WILL THE STOCK MARKET CRASH IN 2016?

by Preston Pysh | 1 January 2016

As the US Stock market closed down for the year in 2015, there's one question on everyone's mind: will the stock market crash in 2016.

By |January 1st, 2016|

Character Traits of Successful Value Investors

by Christoph Wolf | 22 December 2015

One of the forum's top contributors, Christoph Wolf, teaches investors about the critical character traits that are common among super investors.

By |December 22nd, 2015|

The Investing Checklist

by Anaximander | 14 November 2015

One of the forum's top contributors, Anaximander, teaches investors why a checklist is so important to filter results and account for biases.

By |December 10th, 2015|

VALUE INVESTING VS. MOMENTUM INVESTING

by Stig Brodersen | 15 October 2015

Although I'm a huge value investor, I stretch my comfort level and talk to Jack Vogel about his hybrid investing approach. Jack is a "quant" investor that uses decades of back testing to try new strategies that combine value and momentum investing.

By |October 15th, 2015|

What is the Upside?

by Preston Pysh | 2 October 2015

As an enormous bear, I've been activily seeking bull investors that can quantify the upside to the current market conditions. This post is my response to what I've been hearing.

By |October 2nd, 2015|

Measuring Portfolio Performance: The Sharp Ratio and Sortino Ratio for Value Investors

by Stig Brodersen | 1 October 2015

How do you measure the performance of your portfolio? Warren Buffett simply looks at the change in his net income and the change in his equity from year to year. Others use a thing called the Sharp Ratio. In this article, Stig talks to investing expert Wesley Gray.

By |October 1st, 2015|

How to play the oil rebound in 2015

by Stig Brodersen | 26 September 2015

With oil prices sinking deeper by the day, is it a good time to enter the market? Stig talks with oil expert, Morgan Downey, to discuss the risks and oppertunities.

By |September 26th, 2015|

Billionaire Ray Dalio’s Interview on Bloomberg on 16 September 2015

by Preston Pysh | 17 September 2015

Last night, Billionaire Ray Dalio conducted an hour long interview on Bloomberg. The information he shared was very valuable and I've tried to capture a few of the high-points for people to read.

By |September 17th, 2015|

Stock Market Crashes, Helicopters, and Air Pumps

by Preston Pysh| 7 September 2015

What in the world do helicopters, air pumps, and stock market cycles have in common. In this blog post, you catch a glimpse of Preston's thoughts using unique examples and stories.

By |September 7th, 2015|

I love the Efficient Market Hypothesis – and you should too!

by Stig Brodersen | 4 September 2015

As a professor of finance, many might assume Stig is a natural lover of the Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH). Although he might love the theory, it's not for the reasons most professors might think.

By |September 4th, 2015|

The Stock Market Super Cycle: Warren Buffett versus Ray Dalio

by Preston Pysh | 2 September 2015

Billionaire Ray Dalio says the world is at the tail-end of a credit super-cycle. Warren Buffett has spent 36 billion dollars on new acquisitions in the past 30 days. Something doesn't make sense?

By |September 2nd, 2015|

Is the stock market unbeatable?

by Stig Brodersen | 1 September 2015

Why does everyone you meet in academia tell you that the stock market can't be beat. More importantly, why do more than 90% of mutual funds underperform the S&P 500? In this article Stig explains.

By |September 1st, 2015|

Why Is Oil Surging in Price

by Preston Pysh | 31 August 2015

What in the world is going on with the price of oil. At the end of August 2015, we have seen oil jump in price by 20% in a week. These are Preston's thoughts on the subject.

By |August 31st, 2015|

Why I Invest in Stocks

by Stig Brodersen | 31 August 2015

Why should a person invest in the stock market For many people, the stock market is nothing more than a glorified casino. Although that might be true for people that trade in the market from day to day, many might be surprised to learn about Warren Buffett's long-term approach.

By |August 31st, 2015|

Is There Blood in the Water? (Stock Market Conditions in August 2015)

by Preston Pysh | 21 August 2015

At the end of August 2015, the Stock Market started to have some major volatility swings. Does this mean there's a major market correction around the corner? Here are Preston's thoughts.

By |August 21st, 2015|

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