The Making Of A Dividend Growth Portfolio

January 28, 2020 | Read Now

Starting a dividend growth portfolio & why it is a highly rewarding approach. Building a dividend growth portfolio could be your ticket to financial freedom.

Value Investing Lessons from Renaissance

January 14, 2020 | Read Now

I recently finished reading “The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution,” by Gregory Zuckerman. […]

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Old School Value Nugget Fest (Dec 19th Edition)

December 20, 2019 | Read Now

Last nugget fest of the year. Please enjoy the links and go ahead with your day. Spend your time with friends and family if you can.

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Old School Value Nugget Fest (Dec 12th Edition)

December 13, 2019 | Read Now

This week we have links to 15 Buffet recommended books, survival bias in finance and business and our podcast of the week talks about G.A.U.P.

Negative Equity: Is it Bad?

December 4, 2019 | Read Now

Negative equity is usually bad, but when companies have big buybacks, their Treasury Stock can make total shareholders’ equity go negative. And this is fine.

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Old School Value Nugget Fest (Nov 21st Edition)

November 24, 2019 | Read Now

In addition to the links below, we partnered with Sure Dividend to bring you a post about selecting the best dividend growth stocks. Links provided.

Find The Best Dividend Growth Stocks

November 18, 2019 | Read Now

The concept of dividend growth investing can seem overwhelming at first. To help simplify things, at Sure Dividend we prefer to focus on dividend stocks with proven business models, durable competitive advantages, and long histories of dividend growth.

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Old School Value Nugget Fest (Nov 14th Edition)

November 16, 2019 | Read Now

Some good reads this week. My favorites were the ones on Buffett’s hurdle rate and the two in the “Company & Strategy” section. Check it out.

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Old School Value Nugget Fest (Nov 7th Edition)

November 8, 2019 | Read Now

This week we have a lesson on progress while preparing for opportunity, accounting shenanigans, investor lessons from gamblers & the video podcast of the week is about practical quant.

Product Quality-Based Switching Costs Alone Are Not Enough

November 5, 2019 | Read Now

I had an interesting email exchange with a reader this week about switching costs that I think warrants a blog […]

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